STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Forward of the upcoming NAB Convention and Expo, which kicks off in Las Vegas on Saturday, ftrack — creators of ftrack Studio, the mission administration and manufacturing monitoring utility for the media and leisure trade — has introduced the launch of ftrack Evaluation.
A brand new standalone product within the ftrack household, ftrack Evaluation is a cloud-based collaborative media evaluate and approval device designed for inventive groups who should iterate on media and achieve suggestions from stakeholders. Whereas offering suggestions by way of e mail may be inefficient and result in confusion, ftrack Evaluation helps content material creators to effectively and visually talk with purchasers by way of an internet browser.
Customers merely add media utilizing ftrack Evaluation’s intuitive and fashionable UI, then share it anyplace on this planet by way of a safe evaluate hyperlink. As ftrack Evaluation works straight by way of desktop or cell internet browser, purchasers, teammates and collaborators can entry the evaluate while not having to enroll or set up further software program. They merely leap in and supply inventive suggestions within the type of feedback and annotations, that are timestamped to the body on which they’re made to maintain communication in context.
ftrack Evaluation’s visible strategy and ease of use replaces confusion with readability; iterative stagnation with inventive momentum; and tangled e mail threads with centralized, frame-specific suggestions.
“ftrack Evaluation is contemporary, easy and straightforward to make use of,” commented Chris Allen, Government Producer, The Mill. “The power to leap on a session and supply suggestions from a desktop or telephone is nice for The Mill, the place accessible, centralized and clear communication is significant to hit the standard degree we’re identified for. ftrack Evaluation helps us to get there.”
“ftrack Evaluation overhauls our present evaluate and approval platform, making it extra accessible and user-friendly for any inventive workforce to make use of,” added Fredrik Limsater, CEO and founder, ftrack. “Everybody from freelancers to advertising groups and international studios can use it to extend the effectiveness of their suggestions cycles. And if customers must scale, ftrack Studio’s highly effective manufacturing monitoring platform is there to take issues to the subsequent degree.”
The options out there in ftrack Evaluation embody:
Browser-based and cell pleasant: Evaluation by way of desktop or cell internet browsers. Exterior collaborators don’t want to put in software program or an app to hitch in – they merely comply with a hyperlink by way of no matter machine they’re utilizing.
In-context suggestions: Annotations and feedback are timestamped to the body on which they’re made and may simply be sorted by order, eliminating miscommunication and decreasing suggestions cycles.
A number of media sorts, not simply video: ftrack Evaluation is media agnostic. Collaborate on an unlimited vary of codecs each video and picture, together with multi-page PDF.
Customized branding: Model evaluate periods along with your firm emblem – this replaces the ftrack branding for a extra private contact.
Media library & computerized versioning: The media library retains the whole lot neatly organised and error-free. Merely stack property to model up.
Scale as much as ftrack Studio: Unlock the total ftrack manufacturing monitoring expertise by upgrading to ftrack Studio when groups want extra than simply evaluate and approval.
Inner opinions: Workforce members can use the identical collaborative evaluate options for exterior shopper evaluate for inner, team-based evaluate periods.
PDF output of session exercise: Export PDF abstract, this round-up of feedback and exercise retains all collaborators on the identical web page.
250 GB of storage: Each workspace will get 250 GB of storage and limitless tasks, evaluate periods and contributors for uncompromised, free-flowing collaboration.
ftrack Evaluation is accessible at this time at $15 a month per consumer with 250 GB of storage per workspace. Further storage choices are additionally out there for buy.
From now till 31st Might 2019, customers are capable of buy ftrack Evaluation at 50% off with an annual subscription.
ftrack Evaluation is at the moment out there as a standalone product. The brand new shopper evaluate participant shall be added to ftrack Studio later this month – the intensive mission administration and manufacturing monitoring answer for groups within the inventive industries.
All ftrack Evaluation plans begin with a 7-day free trial. Customers can attempt ftrack Evaluation free of charge at this time at ftrack.com/evaluate.
ftrack shall be showcasing ftrack Evaluation at NAB Present 2019. Attendees can ebook a gathering to see the product in motion at NAB over on the ftrack web site.