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Rain Networks Delivers Movies Worldwide with Filecatalyst

Rain Networks Delivers Movies Worldwide with Filecatalyst

Ottawa Canada (PRWEB) September 12, 2006 –-

Unlimi-Tech Software is pleased to announce that RAIN Networks Brazil has chosen FileCatalyst Enterprise Edition as their standard for reliable data transfer for the digital cinema. Unlimi-Tech’s FileCatalyst® solution has been fully integrated into the RAIN distribution workflow allowing RAIN Networks to reliably deliver independent cinema via satellite, cable and DSL to more than 120 locations across Brazil, USA and United Kingdom.

Rain Networks required a solution to combat increased file sizes, harsh network conditions and resulting in reliability issues. Unlimi-Tech software’s FileCatalyst® solution, which is based on Digital Fountain’s Raptor Code, provides this much-needed reliability, acceleration and security.

“We tested a number of products and decided on FileCatalyst from a company and technology perspective. A major part of our decision was finding a company willing to work with us to develop a solution that specifically meets our needs. With Unlimi-Tech, we were able to work directly with the technical team and they made sure our requirements were addressed“ said Fernando Fortes, Technical Manager Rain Networks

“We are extremely excited to be part of the RAIN Network solution in delivering digital cinema around the world This further demonstrates our ability to deliver an award winning application that not only meets our clients needs but exceeds them. Our solution allows easier, faster and cheaper distribution of movies through a digital network than the traditional method. Regardless of network performance, our solution overcomes the shortcomings of poor networks to guarantee delivery to the cinema”. Said Chris Bailey, CEO Unlimi-Tech Software

About Rain Networks

Founded in 2002, Rain Network is a Brazilian company that has created a solution for independent cinema market by interconnecting theaters in a digital network. With offices in Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, New York and London, the company currently transmits, by satellite, films in digital format to more than 106 screens in Brazil, 14 screens in the US and one screen in the UK.

In December 2005, Rain Network has joined forces with Emerging Pictures (, to form Rain US, a collaborative venture for digital distribution and exhibition in the United Sates. In January 2006 a new agreement was made with Buena Onda ( to create Rain United Kingdom. This way rain Network has become a holding that integrates local operations, in Brazil the company responds as Rain Brazil now. Briefly other countries will be connected to Rain Network.

About UnlimiTech Software

Unlimi-Tech Software’s ( mission is to make complex file transfers as easy as possible for non-technical end users. Founded in Ottawa, Unlimi-Tech has been providing web-based solutions for the file transfer market since 2000. Its focus on product innovation and customer satisfaction has spurred its success. More than three hundred satisfied clients, including Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, SMEs and educational institutions, benefit from Unlimi-Tech's product offerings.


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