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Jac Clark joins Magna

Magna Systems & Engineering, Sydney, 22 April 2014: Digital media specialist Jac Clark has joined Magna Systems and Engineering as Digital Solutions Manager.

Clark was previously with Klotz Digital where he was responsible for the UI and logic behind the routing for major radio organisations including Austereo, the ABC and Macquarie Radio and Foxtel where as an SI engineer he was responsible for in-depth channel branding solutions, software development and maintenance and was heavily involved in the company’s Broadband Content Management System (BCMS). Most recently Clark was an Infrastructure as a Service Engineer (IAAS) for web hosting provider Ultra Serve where he specialised in Linux and VMware deployment and configuration.

As Digital Solutions Manager for Magna Systems Clark will be focusing on growing the company’s Software as a Service (SAAS) products and support services.

Magna Systems and Engineering Group Engineering Manager Barry Pegg said, “Jac brings a very valuable skill set to Magna. We are expanding rapidly in the SAAS areas within broadcast and broadcast related fields as well as in the medical, education and government spaces. Jac will be expanding our CMS and MAM offerings at a time where data and data management is becoming ever more critical.”

Magna Systems and Engineering Digital Solutions Manager Jac Clark

Magna Systems and Engineering Digital Solutions Manager Jac Clark

Jac Clark added, “There are some real opportunities for forward thinking companies like Magna Systems who can deliver solutions to major organisations that require asset storage, management and delivery often across vast distances. Magna is also expanding its cloud and virtualisation services and products so we can offer efficient solutions with a clever use of software. We’re also looking at mobile streaming technology and making the most of products like BridgeTech probes for monitoring OTT solutions and Cambridge Imaging’s Imagen for effective media asset management. It’s an exciting time for Magna Systems and our clients and I’m delighted to be a part of it.”

About Magna Systems and Engineering
Started in 1968, Magna Systems & Engineering is a seasoned company, originating from the early days of television in Australia bringing together high-level expertise from senior engineering professionals. The company has a very select position in the marketplace of suppliers to the broadcast & communications industry.
Magna Systems & Engineering supplies individual products to plug into existing systems from a prestige range of over 60 quality brands and operates in Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore and Indonesia with a common philosophy for all entities “a company big on experience but with the attention to detail of a specialist operation.”
The engineering and operation expertise of Magna Systems & Engineering extends to broadcasting, telecommunications, satellite earth stations, post-production facilities and station automation. Magna Systems & Engineering also provides complete service support for all hardware and software products supplied either as one-off or complete turnkey systems.
For sales information contact Lucas Bohm
Magna Systems and Engineering
Address: Unit 2/28 Smith Street, Chatswood, NSW 2067, Australia
Phone: +61 2 9417 1111
Fax: +61 2 9417 2394
[email protected]

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