FocalPoint Server is a unique ‘Workflow Asset Management’ (WAM) software solution that can help you to keep up with the forever changing broadcast landscape.
Dealing with projects from pre-production to archive they are known as the ‘Sat Nav’ for workflow.
Already trusted by Fox Sport, NBC Universal, BT Sport and BBC, FocalPoint server brought further solutions to NAB 2018.
“Empower your workflow and save time & money with FocalPoint Server”
A software and production gateway which allows teams that may be working remotely to pull together and work collaboratively.
‘Simplifying collaborative workflows’
By launching the FPS application you can track projects from ‘Ingest to Archive’ and with a rules based system it can help you speed up production.
What is FocalPoint Software?
The Workflow and Project Management tool, which simplifies collaborative workflows.
You can keep track of ‘versions’ and ‘changes’ by opening up your creative tools (Avid MediaComposer, Adobe Premier, Photoshop, AfterEffects, Apple FinalCut etc) within FPS.
No need to worry about ‘typos’ the system can enforce correct naming conventions of projects, bins and storage location (folder structures) with drop down menus, all predefined when the project is setup initially. Simply drop all your files into the project and you are ready to use the tools.
The system allows custom tagging and with a simple graphical search interface and sending projects to 3rd party archives including incremental and full archiving is now simple.
Management tools include:
- Graphical overview of all projects
- Project reports
- Approval of sign off
Some of the objectives solved with FocalPoint Server:
- Flexible working Lan, Wan, Cloud & Remote
- Manage users who do not know the rules
- Assist production and IT staff to manager and track work
- Reduce file management
- Eliminate file loss
- Increase productivity
- Maintain company compliance & standards
- Ease of use and maintenance
- Protect against accidental deletion
- Reduce cost across the board and project