Forbidden’s established web-based services are having a significant impact on today’s broadcast
and post-production world, as an increasing number of organisations modernise their workflows.
Thu 5th Dec, 2013
Forbidden recently appointed US-based trade PR for the first time.
a global company in the broadcast sector, has proved its ability to address Forbidden’s global requirements.
Mon 2nd Dec, 2013
US team visit
The first of Forbidden’s US team joins Forbidden in Wimbledon today.
A series of planning meetings this week will put in place the processes to support Forbidden’s US growth.
Fri 29th Nov, 2013
The growing interest in Forbidden’s FORscene video platform from multiple areas
has created the incentive to refine Forbidden’s brands.
Marketing Team Direct
looked at 2014 and beyond.
Fri 22nd Nov, 2013
"Forbidden Technologies PLC, the developer of cloud-based video platform FORscene,
has named Brian Boring as GM of North American sales and strategic partnerships",
"He will be based in Los Angeles and report to Greg Hirst".
The Middle East is represented by
"Boring is a seasoned professional and business leader with expertise in technical workflow implementation consulting, sales management, business strategy, operations leadership, and enterprise technology solutions",
with the UK’s
quoting Mr Boring:
"Forbidden has the most powerful cloud-based video post-production platform available, and this is the future for enhanced production efficiencies".
Thu 21st Nov, 2013
Forbidden is recruiting internationally, with two R&D
available in the UK. The new positions are for a
Software Engineer and an
Wed 20th Nov, 2013
Starring in today’s
live video interview, Forbidden’s Greg Hirst and Stephen Streater
are briefing the internet audience about the capabilities and benefits of cloud editing.
The 13.00 GMT session is cloud-enabled,
taking live questions through
Edit: The cloud editing interview is
Tue 19th Nov, 2013
Forbidden’s latest senior appointment of Brian Boring
as General Manager, North American Sales and Strategic Partnerships,
"Boring is an experienced business leader
with expertise in technical workflow implementation consulting, sales management, business strategy, operations leadership and enterprise technology solutions".
"The growing international recognition of Forbidden Technologies’ (LON:FBT) video editing platform has been marked by the appointment of a sales wizard in North America".
Mon 18th Nov, 2013
Brian Boring as General Manager, North American Sales and Strategic Partnerships.
Brian, based in LA, is highly skilled, experienced and connected in the West Coast
professional video sphere.
Fri 15th Nov, 2013
Core Post, set up recently by industry veterans in MediaCityUK, and which has already attracted clients such as the BBC,
is the latest post house to
into their standard offering.
"FORscene gives us ... flexibility that is vital, especially for large-scale productions with large volumes of media,"
said facility manager, Lucy Swann.
Wed 13th Nov, 2013
Forbidden’s revenue growth over the last five years has made in a
in a long running annual Deloitte award. The
Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50
is one of the UK’s foremost technology awards programmes,
acknowledging the 50 fastest-growing UK technology companies.
Tue 12th Nov, 2013
Forbidden is exhibiting at the BVE North trade show, which starts today.
CEO Stephen Streater is chairing the panel session on
which takes place in the Industry & New Technology Theatre at 16:45 this afternoon.
Mon 11th Nov, 2013
Forbidden meets from time to time to debate strategy.
Today’s all day meeting is to plan Forbidden’s roadmap to 2016.
Fri 8th Nov, 2013
Regional Film & Video has a major
"ITV Selects FORscene For Post-Production In The Cloud".
Taig McNab, Technical Manager at ITV Manchester, discusses how FORscene has been integrated
into their workflows over the last five years and at their new premises in MediaCityUK.
Thu 7th Nov, 2013
the technology investment newsletter, covers Channel Five’s adoption of FORscene
in their November issue. They conclude:
"Another significant endorsement for FORscene. Strong hold.".
Wed 6th Nov, 2013
Forbidden’s CEO, Stephen Streater, is
the BVE North new business model panel.
Leaders in broadcast post production will be discussing how new business models
based around cloud-based workflows are driving efficiency.
Tue 5th Nov, 2013
The trade journal
has published an
"Channel 5 Commits To FORscene After Test Run".
The article discusses the purchase, continuing with:
"Channel 5 was impressed with the workflow efficiencies FORscene offered".
Mon 4th Nov, 2013
BBC / ITV
BBC Studios and Post Production
a full service for ITV’s live entertainment show, Stepping Out, presented by Davina McCall.
The bespoke end-to-end tapeless workflow, accommodating the complex and fast turnaround requirements for ITV’s brand,
made use of Forbidden’s FORscene cloud post production platform.
Tue 29th Oct, 2013
Forbidden’s next Show is
"the essential broadcast event in the North".
Companies will be finding out more about FORscene and Forbidden Technologies
at stand E32 on 12 and 13 November.
Fri 25th Oct, 2013
Forbidden’s Channel 5
was covered in the financial press by
"The broadcaster has agreed to acquire and integrate a FORscene server into its workflow with immediate effect",
In the trade press,
Rapid TV News
in an article entitled:
"Channel 5 invests in FORscene cloud video",
Regional Film and Video,
covered the story, which was also mentioned in
The Wall Street Journal.
Thu 24th Oct, 2013
their first FORscene server.
"I have been impressed by FORscene’s capabilities during the trial
and I look forward to exploring the full depth of the system’s merit
as our workflows develop,” said Claire Freeman, head of post-production at Channel 5.