FileCatalyst File Transfer Acceleration Technology on Display at NAB 2009

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FileCatalyst® file transfer acceleration technology will be showcased at NAB, North America's leading show for the media and entertainment industry, from April 20th to April 23rd at booth SL13408.

Unlimi-Tech Software will be showcasing its suite of accelerated file transfer solutions at the NAB show, held in Las Vegas from April 20th to April 23rd. The lineup presented at the show includes FileCatalyst Direct, FileCatalyst Webmail and FileCatalyst Workflow.

FileCatalyst technology is completely software-based, designed to overcome network performance bottlenecks to maximize use of available bandwidth. Improved file transfer speeds combined with incremental transfers and on-the-fly compression provide real-world increases 100 fold over traditional file transfer methods.

"It's exciting to see FileCatalyst so readily adopted in the media and entertainment space," said John Tkaczewski, President and co-founder of Unlimi-Tech Software. "From Hollywood studios and television networks to electronic news gathering and video post production, FileCatalyst is now powering file transfer in all areas of media."

FileCatalyst Workflow is currently deployed by TVN Entertainment which allows its content partners to submit and track digital content from source to sink. TVN currently handles more than 8,000 hours of VOD programming from more than 150 content providers, including every major Hollywood studio as well as premium and broadcast networks.

"FileCatalyst is an important addition to our existing asset management system as it not only accelerates our file transfers, but provides an easy-to-use interface," said Marlon Gillett, Vice President of the systems technology group at TVN. "When it comes to ease of use, from an end user standpoint, other technologies don't compare to FileCatalyst."

FileCatalyst is also integrated with several leading media workflow automation frameworks including IBM® Media Hub and Microsoft® Interactive Media Manager. The IBM Media Hub Solution Framework enables media companies to fully automate and streamline the flow of digital content. Microsoft Interactive Media Manager is a collaborative media management solution that extends Microsoft Office SharePoint® Server for media and entertainment companies.

For more information about FileCatalyst technology, please visit us at booth SL13408 or on the web at

About Unlimi-Tech Software
Located in Ottawa, Canada, Unlimi-Tech Software Inc. is a world leader in file transfer solutions. Founded in 2000, the company has more than 1000 commercial and government clients. FileCatalyst®, Unlimi-Tech's flagship product, is a software-based solution designed to accelerate and optimize file transfers across global networks. FileCatalyst products provide a comprehensive file transfer platform for the enterprise. FileCatalyst is immune to the effects that latency and packet loss have on traditional file transfer methods like FTP, HTTP or CIFS. FileCatalyst addresses these issues for enterprise WAN, satellite and wireless communications, media and content providers, and government and military organizations.


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