SaaS startups have become the darling of Venture Capital investors, especially in the Media and Entertainment industry. Over the past decade, software has proverbially “eaten the world” and SaaS companies have scaled to become unicorn corporations in staggering amounts of time.
In this article, we are examining 6 VC funded SaaS startups in the Media and Entertainment industry.
With Aquifer, anyone can create cinematic, animated content. Our mobile technology transfers your voice and facial expressions to an animated character, capturing all the nuances of human emotion. The resulting video is a cinematically rendered character in a 3d scene. By using machine learning and automation, we remove the frustrating, technical aspects of animation so the focus is on storytelling. The platform combines augmented reality and machine learning to make professional 3D animation accessible for all creators. Aquifer Motion was founded in 2018 and is based in Austin, Texas, USA.
Through scalable, tailored, localized white-label free-to-play games, BettorGames Platform helps operators and affiliates increase their consumer base. Sports betting business growth is accelerated in weeks rather than months by best-in-class BettorBI player analytics. Operators like Churchill Downs/TwinSpires, JACK Entertainment and Resorts, and media businesses like Gannett, NESN, and Covers are just a few of our clients.
MOLTEN CLOUD gives media content owners more authority. MOLTEN CLOUD streamlines crucial business processes for media and entertainment companies. It links and digitizes rights, material, and financial processes for film and television companies. Teams utilizing MOLTEN are given the tools they need to increase productivity, save costs, and monetize content more thoroughly. This cutting-edge cloud infrastructure, developed by MIT researchers in collaboration with business experts, currently contains more than 200 million film and television rights.
PRODUCER is an all-in-one cloud-based software that provides a suite of digital tools to manage all stages of video production, in one place. Our solution reduces the complexity of producing and managing video content, by consolidating multiple tools and point-to-point solutions used to solve specific steps of the production process, into one unified system.
Synchronized transforms linear video into ‘Smart-Video’ making video as flexible and powerful as hypertext. Synchronized’s Smart-Video platform – a machine learning turnkey solution for media intelligence allow broadcasters and OTT Platforms to benefit from a central hub for all in-video auto-generated time-coded metadata, objects and assets. This allows clients to automate workflow from linear-tv to digital offers, deliver rich & personalised end user-experiences and fast-track promotional content creation as well as benefiting from an unprecedented level of granular data around their video content. Synchronized is one of the first AWS Partners to achieve AWS Machine Learning Competency status in Applied AI. AWS Partners are vetted and validated against a high bar to achieve the AWS Competency designation, giving customers’ confidence in choosing validated AWS Partners to team up with. Synchronized is an AWS Media Intelligence Solutions launch partner.
The SaaS online community platform for businesses driven by intelligence is called Zapnito. We support branded, knowledgeable communities where members can learn, share knowledge, and work together. An all-in-one community and learning platform, Zapnito provides all the tools you need to engage, retain and grow your communities so they stay longer, spend more, and encourage others to do the same.