Sony Professional Solutions Europe Signed as Object Matrix Reseller for Europe

Sony Object Matrix Press Release

Cardiff and London, 4th April 2017

Object Matrix, the leading provider of object based nearline storage to the media and entertainments industries, has announced a reseller agreement with Professional Solutions Europe (PSE), a division of Sony Europe Limited.

The two companies have been working together over the past year, delivering an integrated archive solution, which combines MatrixStore from Object Matrix with Sony Optical Disc Archive.

“As the media industry continues to evolve, with companies under increasing pressure to deliver more content to multiple platforms, there is a growing need for a secure, yet searchable archive,” commented Robbie Fleming, Application Specialist, Sony Professional Solutions Europe. “By integrating MatrixStore into our archive solution, we are able to provide our customers with instant access to archived projects or library content, as well as ensuring business continuity.”

The new agreement will see the resale of Object Matrix’s MatrixStore with Sony Optical Disc Archive technology across Europe. Companies throughout the region will now be able to purchase a complete archive solution through Sony PSE.

“The continued co-operation with Sony allows us to reach a whole new market of organisations,” Nick Pearce-Tomenius, Co-founder & Sales and Marketing Director. “In an increasing global market accessibility is key and now with this further venture our integrated systems will be even more accessible to businesses. The integrated solution enables instant access to archived files, business continuity, and a high level of security for archived assets.”

Object Matrix will be demonstrating its MatrixStore, along with Sony Optical Disc Archive on its booth at the NAB Show (SL5405), from the 22nd – 27th April.

About Sony Professional Solutions Europe

Sony Professional Solutions exists to unleash the incredible power of images. Helping customers tell stories, springboard change, connect emotionally, stimulate learning and activate potential is at the heart of our vision.

With a winning combination of technology and creativity Sony partners with businesses across a wide variety of sectors including Media and Broadcast, Theatre, Healthcare, Sports and Corporate and Education markets to deliver innovative and transformational customer solutions.

Operating with over 30 years’ experience and a trusted network of established technology partners Sony has a wide portfolio of product and services propositions provides true value to businesses and informs, educates, entertains and inspires their customers

About Object Matrix

Object Matrix provides digital content governance & object storage platforms. The company was built on the philosophy that archive systems should be scalable and interoperable, as well as ensuring instant access to data and metadata. Its flagship product, MatrixStore, is an integrated object storage software solution providing protection and governance for the lifetime of any digital content. It’s used by global organisations that create, curate, and distribute video content, including NBC Universal, TV Globo, the BBC & BT.