The Department of State needs to provide an integrated, enterprise-level and scalable platform that leverages its social media marketing engine to drive traffic in real time to an ever increasing number of live streaming events.
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MARYLAND – July 15, 2014: Zappold Advisors LLC, a leading cloud-based and IT services consulting firm, announced it was awarded a contract to support the U.S. Department of State's web-video programming to share programs on social media platforms. In collaboration with industry leader and partner SnappyTV, Zappold Advisors LLC increase the awareness of news and current events that will serve and benefit both regional and functional bureaus within the State Department.
“The web-video workflow and low level integration of social media sharing can be improved by incorporating new technology that increases the value of both video and social media products.”
Using the Department of State originated live streams, in conjunction with cloud-based workflow and un-integrated approach to social media sharing. The ability to ingest live streams, share them live via social platforms and then automatically push file-based archives to other cloud-based platforms via API’s, changes things: workflow that once constrained twelve steps, now have two or three; what used to take hours, now takes minutes.
SnappyTV is a cloud-based social video publishing and distribution platform that allows content owners to edit and share rich media content across web, mobile and social in real time. SnappyTV is changing how media industry create digital content, making it seamless and inexpensive to provide content to a digital audience. The SnappyTV platform allows content owners to quickly and easily create video clips, highlight reels, full digital segments, GIFs, photos and memes from over-the-air broadcasts in real-time and publish instantly to social media, the web and mobile.
"We’re humbly honored to have the opportunity to support the U.S. Department of State in their continued efforts in communicating and creating public awareness of both their public affairs and public diplomacy news to an ever increasing global audience on social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Tumblr to connect to," said Jan Zappold, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Zappold Advisors LLC."
About Zappold Advisors LLC
Headquartered in Maryland, Zappold Advisors LLC is an SBA 8(a) certified, cloud-based solutions and IT management consulting firm providing various cloud strategy and advisory services through a combination of strategy, cloud-based technology, operations, and program management expertise to large and medium-sized organizations within the private and federal government sectors. For more information on Zappold Advisors LLC, please visit http://www.zappoldadvisors.com/.
Headquartered in California, SnappyTV is a cloud-based social video publishing and distribution platform that allows content owners to edit and share rich media content across web, mobile and social in real time. The SnappyTV platform enables organizations to rapidly create, distribute and measure real-time promotional messaging delivered via social media channels. For more information on SnappyTV, please visit http://www.snappytv.com/.