TAG in the Cloud

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Moving to the cloud isn't a technical decision, it's a business decision.

It's about creating opportunity, streamlining operations and matching costs to consumption. What media companies have discovered is that legacy "lift & shift" solutions create roadblocks to achieving these objectives. Without being cost-optimized for the cloud, media companies have discovered that these legacy solutions are too expensive to operate, undermining their cloud initiatives. These systems lack the needed features to enable cloud workflows and lack the underlying cloud-native architecture that lets them scale to meet changing business requirements. Successfully migrating to the cloud means being able to leverage all of the cloud's potential to ride the next wave of opportunity and transform the way media is created and delivered.

TAG delivers monitoring for the cloud, with unrivalled agility, scale and cost optimization, enabling the workflows of tomorrow today.

The Cloud Implementation Challenge

The Cloud Implementation Challenge

ip video cost

Create a New Cost Structure

that aligns across all silos and workflows

Enable new Operational Models

especially a distributed workforce

broadcast workflow

End to end Visibility

and assurance from live production through OTT delivery

Unlimited storage of applications

Optimize the Platform

and cost savings of the cloud

The TAG Solution for Cloud Media Workflows

The TAG Solution for Cloud Media Workflows

The TAG platform delivers all the benefits of the cloud, enabling forward-looking media companies to accelerate their initiatives.

With no practical limit on the number of outputs, TAG enables the remote and distributed workforce needed today to meet the needs of dynamic media companies. Fully API-enabled, TAG visualizations and controls can be built into customized worksurfaces and dashboards streamlining the workflow for these remote operators while requiring fewer screens and less bandwidth.

uncompressed ip video

Any Scale

Scale on-demand and support all cloud workflows with the broadest range of capabilities and features

best ott monitoring

Wide Instances Range

The platform runs in a wide range of cloud instances without GPU or FPGA

Matching Cloud Power

One platform for all applications minimizing training, support and spend

density ott monitoring

High Input/Output Density

High number of inputs for maximum instance usage

Easy API & Integration

To truly enable and empower remote work forces

Dynamic License Sharing

Infinite operational agility by sharing licenses between devices, locations and applications

compressed live production

JPEG-XS

Support for JPEG-XS Inputs for cloud enabling and large scale monitoring

Maximum Asset Utilization

Software solution utilizing the most current COTS hardware and cloud platforms

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Events and Thresholds Monitored
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Channels Monitored & Visualized Worldwide
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IP, Software, COTS/Cloud

Other Cloud Resources

Other Cloud Resources

The relationship will help customers cut a clear and simplified path toward an IP-based workflow in the cloud

Learn more about how TAG & AWS are shaping the future: Parts 1 & 2, in this blog post by AWS

The combination of TAG software, with Adaptive Monitoring, and cloud-based processing resources allows operators to move toward a more economical pay-per-use model in which they can scale instances to match their need.

We’re now pleased to expand  our cloud deployments by supporting  Microsoft Azure in addition to AWS

The Cloud Migration Series

The Cloud Migration Series

101- The advantages, the challenges. The intro to the broadcast media industry in the cloud

Where is cloud technology today and is it ready for the complexity of broadcast media workflows?

Why is migrating to the cloud complicated and how can we make it easier?

7 Tips for
Building the Cloud Video Architecture You Need

If you’re looking for ways to minimize risk and ensure you get the most out of cloud-hosted infrastructure, check out our new guide, “Building the Cloud Video Architecture You Want and Need.”

You’ll Learn just how much internal expertise you’ll need and why, which planning steps can prevent headaches as you go live, why and how the network is critical to performance, when and how to test and monitor your environment and network flow

FAQs

One of the most popular questions we get. Of course, the answer will depend on your application. But good news- we have created a special tool to help you get an estimate. Check it out: http://systemconfigurator.tagvs.com/

Absolutely! Did you know all our existing clients tried the system before choosing TAG? (Okay, all but one). Apply for your free 90 day trial: https://www.tagvs.com/tag-trial/

The two main challenges of cloud live production implementations for work-from-home applications are getting the uncompressed sources to the cloud and delivering the Mosaic Output to the home.

The TAG platform supports JPEG-XS which can be used to deliver high-quality production content to the cloud where bandwidth limitations apply and can also provide the mosaic output as Zixi and/or HLS streams to be delivered to the home over the public Internet.

The TAG platform has an elaborated JSON API which can be used by custom user panels configured to control the System functionalities.

TAG Currently runs on AWS and Microsoft Azure

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