About Thought Equity Motion

Thought Equity Motion offers cloud-based storage, access and licensing services for master-quality video.  The company delivers large-scale archive management and “smart content” metadata as a hosted service, reducing its clients’ cost and complexity.  Thought Equity Motion’s rights development, licensing, and distribution offerings enable media rights holders to generate new value from their video content.

Through its Web platform and global sales force, the company licenses sports, news, entertainment, editorial, and creative content to the world’s leading producers in advertising, film, television, publishing, and interactive media.

Thought Equity Motion works with the world’s leading video libraries, including BBC Motion Gallery, Paramount Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment, National Geographic, The New York Times, and the NCAA®.

Headquartered in Denver, Thought Equity Motion has a digital refinery in Laramie, Wyo. and offices in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Tokyo, Sydney, Toronto, London, and sales partner offices in Paris and Mumbai.

Thought Equity Motion’s investors include Adams Street Partners, Investcorp Technology Partners, Shamrock Capital Advisors, Syncom Venture Partners, and Vista Ventures.

Connect with Thought Equity Motion on Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Technology facts:

  • Thought Equity Motion’s T3 Platform provides enterprise class storage at massive scale and a set of proprietary applications for processing, managing, and accessing video content.
  • More than 10 petabytes of enterprise class, secure, physically and geographically redundant storage in Laramie and Cheyenne,  WY
  • Over 1 million digital assets, more than 10 million hours of content rights, and over 200 million individual metadata entries across multiple tracks of sports, news, entertainment, and footage.
  • Ingest capacity of over 10 terabytes per day and fulfillment of over 20,000 files per month
  • Content stored in a digital master format and is transcoded on demand to support automated digital delivery to clients and partners in virtually any format
  • High-scale scanning and ingest facilities in Indianapolis, Newark, Los Angeles, London and Amsterdam
  • Real time search, preview, and delivery through web portal. API/Web Services via a REST based interface enables rapid deployment and integration with other systems
  • The company’s platform powers www.thoughtequity.com and footage licensing portals for Corbis Motion, National Geographic Digital Motion, BBC Motion Gallery, NBC Universal Archives, and Discovery Access

Industry Affiliations:

Thought Equity Motion is a proud member of a variety of industry associations that support the video production and archiving industries. To learn more about these affiliations, click here.