Post-Production and Distribution Workflows
Video watermarking for editing and collaboration workflows
The award-winning NexGuard plugin enables content owners and post-production houses to seamlessly apply forensic watermarks directly from their non-linear editing software, allowing the secure exchange of pre-release assets with creative agencies or editing departments. Integrated with Avid Media Composer, DaVinci Resolve and soon Adobe Premiere.
Video & audio watermarking for post-production and distribution workflows
The NexGuard plugin embeds forensic audio and/or video watermarks to a wide range of transcoders used within post-production and distribution workflows. It supports any input/output format as well as multi-layer watermarking. This solution, running on-prem or in the cloud, is used to seamlessly watermark short form content (like dailies, trailers, clips) as well as long form content (like full features and TV series).
Standalone solution for watermarking video files in post-production
The NexGuard File Embedder inserts forensic watermarks into video at any point in a post-production workflow. Speed optimized for key mezzanine file formats (like ProRes and XDCAM) and interfaced easily with third-party workflow management or media asset management applications.
Video watermarking for B2B streaming
Embed very quickly a unique transactional watermark for ABR streaming to any device or file download (for offline review). The NexGuard solutions for B2B streaming (e.g. for streaming of dailies for review/approval by the production crew; for localization or subtitling work; or for eScreener streamed for the Academy Awards, buyers, journalists) either leverages pre-integration with leading encoders and content delivery networks (CDN) or come with a tight integration into third-party streaming servers.
Watermark Archive Content
Use the NexGuard Editing Plug in or File Embedder to protect valuable film archives from leaks and unauthorized use.
Protect entire archives, during import and export or post digital restoration.
The NexGuard Detection Service is a cloud-based forensic watermark detection service hosted on AWS. Fast, highly scalable and fully automated, it meets the needs of users who require occasional file detections or continuous live detection in conjunction with anti-piracy services.
Pre-Release Watermarking Resources
When releasing new gaming titles to the market, streaming platforms and influencers are essential to the launch. Marketing strategies require a solution that enables the secure distribution of pre-launch footage to influencers for upcoming games.
Gaming studios take security measures ahead of launching new titles and game updates with NexGuard Transcoder Plugin.
A film archive organization in China preserves national and foreign content titles. As one of the only national organizations undertaking film preservation, it required a solution to protect a library of over 30,000 films from piracy.
High-value film and TV content is vulnerable, both before and after its release date. Session-based forensic watermarking can deter unauthorized distribution and provide for a level of accountability for anyone with access to that content, at any point in its lifecycle.
From pre-release to streaming, the world’s leading content creators rely on Deluxe.
Deluxe utilizes NAGRA NexGuard forensic watermarking solutions to help content owners, rights holders, and distributors protect high-value content and media assets throughout their entire lifecycle.