Square Box Systems signs distribution agreements with JB&A and SBM Distribution

London, United Kingdom (July 15, 2013)­ Leading Media Asset Management company, Square Box Systems, makers of the award winning CatDV MAM, are pleased to announce improvements to its distribution network effective immediately.

SBM Distribution (formerly Square Box Media Solutions) shall become master distributor for CatDV products in developing markets (outside North America and Europe) building on their extensive experience with CatDV and complex, production workflows. Ken Bell, Managing Director of SBM Distribution stated “This new agreement cements our long standing relationship with Square Box Systems and we will be representing CatDV in some exciting markets”. Kevin Duggan, lead consultant at SBM Distribution added “We have been working with CatDV for many years and continue to be impressed by it’s capabilities and ability to transform real world workflows.”

JB&A shall become master distributor for CatDV products in North America, building on their success helping resellers deploy CatDV. Jeff Burgess, CEO of JB&A remarked “We love CatDV, it’s a great product and fits perfectly with our best of breed video management and distribution tools. In a growing sector we’re convinced it’s the right product for the market“.

Dave Clack, CEO of Square Box Systems mentioned “Across every industry, there’s an insatiable appetite for content. Being able to find and repurpose media is a constant challenge across teams, locations, formats and workflows. CatDV Media Asset Management solves this challenge. We are excited to have great partners that understand the industry and the value CatDV brings.”


About Square Box Systems, Ltd.

For over 12 years Square Box Systems has been specializing in the development of professional multimedia tools and providing technical consultancy of the highest standard in a variety of technologies. Many of the worlds most prestigious brands and corporations rely on Square Box Systems award­winning CatDV digital asset management application to manage and grow their production pipeline including, NASA, The Louvre, Sony, Turner Broadcast, HBO, the NFL and many more. Square Box Systems is based in the U.K. with offices worldwide. For more information visit, http://www.squarebox.com/.


About CatDV

CatDV is a powerful set of asset management, automation and collaboration tools supporting some of the world’s most sophisticated media workflows in the media and entertainment, education, sports, non­profit and commercial industries. CatDV is designed to import, catalogue, sort and process video media files as well as audio files, still images, and other supporting documents at the core of any modern production workflow. CatDV is easy to learn and install, cost­efficient, highly flexible and scalable seamlessly integrating with other products, platforms, formats, hardware, software and existing IT network infrastructure. CatDV is MAC and Windows compatible. For more information about CatDV, visit http://www.squarebox.com/


SBM Distribution

SBM Distribution has been marketing and distributing CatDV worldwide since 2008. Our full product range complements CatDV – Quantum Archiving Module, Attempo Archiving Module, MME and FocalPoint Server Our central focus is enabling value added resellers to consult, sell, install, train and support the end user.

Asset Management clearly focuses on understanding the client’s workflow. The team have a wealth of experience in the broadcast space and where required we have assisted the reseller channel with large deployments.


About JB&A

Founded in 1996, JB&A is a leader in the field of video management and distribution dedicated to bringing the most innovative and complete MAM, DAM, IPTV, Streaming and Digital Signage technology solutions to market. JB&A is a unique mix of Consultant, Channel Partner, Solutions Provider and Distributor with an ecosystem of certified, tested and proven products and workflow solutions. Staffed by industry experts, JB&A provides customized training and support guiding clients through every step of their purchase process from presale to post to future growth. JB&A ­­ a true Technology Partner. For more information visit, http://www.jbanda.com