Georgia Public Broadcasting is a broadcast television station that had a need for assessment of their editorial, asset management, workflow design, audio design, and motion graphics creation. They needed optimization and expansion of their collaborative storage solution in support of these workflows, an associated Digital Asset Management system, and a backup solution.
Macprofessionals redesigned and rebuilt GPB’ s existing Xsan shared storage environment including expansion, migration of data from existing Xsan to a new Xsan volume, configuration, testing and training of their IT staff. Consulted and designed on Final Cut Studio and setup a new digital asset management environment. Macprofessionals also provided post-engagement support with an annual contract including preventative maintenance visits, help desk with remote assisted and phone support. Custom documentation on Xsan and Final Cut Server followed by on-project knowledge transfer and formal training.
Macprofessionals followed a stringent implementation framework for this project. Key goals included client satisfaction, all project timelines met, client understood the overarching goals, scope, and objectives of the project assisting in the success of this project.