MENLO PARK, CA--(Marketwired - May 31, 2016) - SDVI Corporation, a privately held company based in Menlo Park, California, is announcing today that it has closed a strategic investment round with the Fox Networks Group, Discovery Communications, and Turner. The SDVI platform provides dynamic management of the technical supply chain, enabling media companies to dramatically improve the agility and efficiency of their media infrastructures.

The technical, business, and legal teams for each strategic investor were led respectively by Fox Networks Group Executive Vice President & General Manager Richard Friedel, Discovery Communications Chief Technology Officer John Honeycutt, and Turner Chief Technology Officer Jeremy Legg. Executives from Fox, Discovery and Turner will join the SDVI Board of Directors.

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SDVI Rally is a media supply chain management platform that provides SaaS-based, dynamic management of applications, and compute, storage, and networking resources. SDVI Rally optimizes the infrastructure of a media facility using analytics to characterize the applications and resources to be applied to each workflow. It then dynamically provisions the appropriate applications, resources and infrastructure services. Provisioning is based upon availability, budget, and commercial priority versus all other active workflows. The applications and resources managed by SDVI are public or private cloud-based, or on premise.

About SDVI™

SDVI Corporation was founded in 2013 by media and entertainment industry veterans and entrepreneurs to create the next generation media supply chain platform. With multiple existing deployments for major media companies, the company has a presence in Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Portland, Vancouver, Boston and Frankfurt.

SDVI and the SDVI logo are trademarks of SDVI Corporation. Third-party trademarks mentioned in this press release are the property of their respective owners.

Contact Information:


SDVI Corporation
Lawrence R. Kaplan
President & CEO

(650) 867-2023

Fox Networks Group
Jonathan Bing
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications

(310) 369-1274

Discovery Communications
Amber Harris
Vice President, Communications

(240) 662-5235

Lisa Britt
Vice President, Communications

(404) 827-1014