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Use Cases

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Value is derived when you begin operating parts of your media factory as a supply chain. The media supply chain model creates the optimal conditions for increased efficiency, agility, and cost-savings in workflow and operations.

Value is compounded when multiple use cases move to a cloud-native supply chain. Identifying and exploiting commonalities across use cases, you achieve even greater efficiency, agility, and cost-reductions: now the whole enterprise is more nimble, more productive, and more responsive to new opportunities. 

While most companies begin by migrating a single use case, magic happens when you begin to optimize them in relation to one another.  Contact us for specifics about the savings you can achieve moving one - or many - of these areas to a cloud-native supply chain.

Content Receipt

Content Receipt

Real customer returns:

  • 40% reduction in media handling costs

  • 75% of incoming content handling automated within 7 months

Streamline content receipt through smart automation. Rally automatically receives and scans content for compliance and cleanliness, registers, analyzes, and accepts or rejects it, informing both the content producer and your operators of the status. 

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Content Normalization

Content Normalization

Real customer returns:

  • 50% reduction in headcount

  • 20% reduction in headcount in one year

Rally provides access to the broadest selection of industry-standard tools, elastically and on a consumption-basis. Using presets and profiles you define, content is routed automatically through the most appropriate applications for the job.

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Content Logging

Content Logging

Real customer returns:

  • Reduction from 3 shifts to 2 shifts

  • $1m edit suites replaced with $2k workstations

Rally captures a wide range of metadata - from object labels to QC data and transcriptions. With Rally Gateway, operators quickly navigate to and review problematic events, adjust the handles on each event, and add their own manual events. Rally Access provides an edit-friendly environment for review, compliance, QC and correction. 

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Content Localization

Content Localization

Real customer returns:

  • 80% reduction in time to prepare localized content

Rally gives you on-demand access to best-of-breed tools for subtitle and caption insertion, extraction and conversion, and multi-language handling. Create an inventory of content and programmatically create output versions and automatically assemble a master video on demand for each platform and territory. 

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Content Modification

Content Modification

Real customer returns:

  • 70% improvement in time to market

  • 15% cost of previous mechanisms

  • 83% faster processing

  • Infinitely improved scalability

  • 10% of cost of using a service provider

  • 1.2% error rate (sample size: millions of jobs, 560k+ hrs.)

Rally automates repetitive tasks, leaving more time for human tasks, resulting in much higher throughput.  Rally Gateway allows operators to make edit decisions, moving content forward in the workflow for further review, approvals or distribution.  With Rally Access, operators perform workorders directly in Adobe Premiere, allowing them to review and modify content and metadata, and execute decisions on content stored safely in the cloud. 

 

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Content Archiving

Content Archiving

Real customer returns:

  • Increased availability of all archive content

Rally provides storage management rules that allow content to automatically migrate between storage tiers, ‘sinking’ into deeper tiers or lifted to more available tiers as needed for processing or delivery. Rally also enables content to be automatically enriched using the leading AI and ML tools for future discovery and monetization. Through Rally Gateway, operators can browse and interact with the content archive. 

 

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Content Distribution

Content Distribution

Real customer returns:

  • 25% reduction in operating costs

  • 23% increase in revenue

  • 60% y/y increase in content output post-acquisition

  • 45 mins to determine profitability of a new business opportunity

  • 15,000 assets delivered to a new platform over a weekend

Rally provides access to the tools and infrastructure you need to transform, transcode, wrap and package your content for any platform.  Adding a new delivery partner? Just add another output to your supply chain. Rally Gateway is the portal to manage, monitor and control all the work required for multi-platform delivery. 

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Learn more about how Rally optimizes the media supply chain:

Video: File Delivery & Validation

Video: Batch & Burst

Video: Media Prep

Video: Packaging