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Softel Announces Major New Version of Swift™ Create, its Widely Deployed Caption Creation & Repurposing Workstation

Swift™ Create V8 offers more than 20 major new functions to optimize productivity and streamline caption processes   Softel has dramatically enhanced the functionalities of its global caption and subtitle creation workstation, Swift™ Create, to deliver productivity gains and simplify … Continue reading

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New Swift™ QC Automates Closed Caption Quality Control for OTT IP-Delivered Video Services

Today Softel announces Swift™ QC, a powerful new software tool designed to significantly reduce the time taken to repurpose video content, including for delivery to IP connected devices such as smart phones, tablets and PCs. Swift QC is designed to … Continue reading

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TF6 Installs Softel Swift™ vTX To Implement Fully File-Based Subtitle Workflow

Softel announced today that France’s highly respected TF6 station has installed Swift™ vTX from Softel to handle subtitle processing for the channel’s mix of original entertainment, drama and feature films. Swift vTX is handling subtitle encoding and transcoding for TF6’s … Continue reading

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Softel to showcase end-to-end subtitling and captioning family at NAB 2013

Softel at the 2013 NAB Show – Booth N2531 Following the recent acquisition of Softel by Miranda Technologies, a Belden Brand, the company will showcase Swift™, its family of re-architected solutions for closed captioning/subtitling and video description software that allows content … Continue reading

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Miranda Technologies Acquires Softel

Complementary captioning and subtitling solutions bolster the company’s playout offering Miranda Technologies, a Belden Brand, a global provider of integrated solutions for production, playout and delivery systems for television broadcasters and multi-system operators announces the acquisition of Softel, a leading … Continue reading

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Softel Swift™ TX Powers Just-in-Time Subtitle Insertion for Harmonic Spectrum™ ChannelPort™ Integrated Channel Playout Solution

Softel today announced that its Swift™ TX subtitling and captioning playout solution is integrated in Harmonic’s award-winning Spectrum™ ChannelPort™ channel playout module. This integration allows the Spectrum family of media servers to support just-in-time insertion of subtitles as content plays, … Continue reading

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Softel delivers the opening remarks at the TV of Tomorrow NYC interactive TV conference 2012

Sam Pemberton, Softel’s CEO, delivered the opening remarks at the TVoT NYC 2012 conference last week. He provided a lot of insightful statistics on the evolution of viewing habits around the world and the emergence of second screens. Watch it … Continue reading

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Softel to Discuss the Future of Second Screen Technology at TVoT NYC Intensive 2012

Softel announced today that its CEO, Sam Pemberton will take part in a panel discussion focused on the future of the second screen technology at the TVoT NYC Intensive on December 10, 2012. Taking place at 2.05 pm, the panel … Continue reading

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Softel to Showcase Content Synchronization Expertise at TVoT NYC Intensive 2012

Softel announced today that it will take part in the TV of Tomorrow (TVoT) show taking place in New York City on December 10th, 2012. Now in its sevenths year, TVoT is a dialog-driven event that aims to engage all the … Continue reading

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Softel helps SBS Australia deliver a captioning system that earned them a recent award from the Australian Deafness Forum.

The Deafness Forum of Australia recently celebrated the achievements of the media and entertainment industry in providing access to the one in six Australians who are Deaf or hearing impaired. Hosted by Rodney Adams, an Itinerant Teacher of the Deaf, … Continue reading

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