Its flagship product, MediaFlow, combines Media Management, Channel management, Linear and non-linear Publishing in a single solution enabling customers to maximize the potential of their asset catalogue on multiple outlets. Vivesta serves customers from broadcasting facility companies, national broadcasters and cable companies up to publishers with the ambition to explore the possibilities of content distribution. Customers include among others, Endemol, Jetix (Disney), KPN, MTV, Reed Business Information, RTL, Technicolor and VRT.
SGT and Vivesta provide highly complementary solutions. With the larger and more comprehensive product offering, the combined entity SGT-Vivesta has been able to significantly expand its market reach:
- SGT´s VEDA software suite for workflow automation is an innovative solution for video content management (MAM) and linear and non-linear playout automation. VEDA is based on Microsoft technology and mainly addresses high-end markets.
- With MediaFlow, Vivesta offers a play automation, a media asset management and media business management solution for TV channels and VOD. MediaFlow is based on Linux and open source (LAMP stack) technologies and is primarily targeting mid/upper-range markets.
Guillaume d'Azemar de Fabregues is main shareholder and CEO of Imagination Group, that owns 100 % of SGT and Vivesta.
Eric Hennetier is main shareholder of Imagination Group, and CTO of SGT and Vivesta
Christophe Martimort graduated from INSA Toulouse, joined SGT in 1992. Moreover, he’s currently responsible for methodology and processes.
Jean-Marc Rognard graduated from Centrale Nantes, joined SGT in 1993. In the role as product architect, he’s currently responsible for the architecture of VEDA products, especially for the Media Asset Management product line.
Yves Breton joined SGT in 1996. In the role as software architect, he is currently responsible for the architecture and development of VEDA Back Office : SOA services, Interfaces, BDD architecture.