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Discover Video and cielo24 Partner for Closed Captioning

Discover Video today announced its new partnership with video data solutions leader, cielo24, for video captioning and metadata services.  Discover Video (DEVOS) customers will now have the ability to automatically add captions to any media on the award-winning DEVOS enterprise video platform.  With a simple click, DEVOS customers can enable accurate captions and rich metadata enhanced search capabilities that meet federal accessibility regulations.

One very exciting feature of the new partnership is the ability for DEVOS users to add video captioning and metadata during live webcasts, or directly through the cielo24 partner platform for recorded videos. The resulting video metadata (words or phrases) can easily be searched within customer’s DEVOS streaming system. The captioning and metadata is 99% accurate providing an ideal solution for education and training.  In addition, key events such as corporate and government meetings can also be captioned to enhance the viewing experience.

“cielo24’s video captioning and metadata capabilities are ideal for our government, corporate, and education customers,” said Rich Mavrogeanes, Discover Video’s CEO.  “The new cielo24 partnership permits our current and future customers to provide a great communications service to their viewers while meeting key compliance regulations.”

“We are excited to support Discover Video’s launch of cielo24 metadata and captioning services to power video discovery, engagement, reach and compliance,” said cielo24 CEO Brian PlackisCheng. “In addition to extending video access to the hearing impaired and second language learners, timed metadata provides rich video search and interaction, helping teaching organizations and students get the most out of online video education.”

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Discover Video Sponsors CT Education Network Conference

Discover Video will be providing a presentation on the uses of video for K12 education at the CEN conference on May 18th.   Rich Mavrogeanes  and Cindy Feuerman of Bethel schools will cover real world applications such as video morning announcements, blended learning, and digital signage.   In addition, Discover Video will provide demonstrations of its award winning DEVOS platform.

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