Why Choose AST?

captioning-accuracyAccuracy: Our quality is guaranteed. With 99.5%+ professional accuracy right out of the gate, you’ll get ADA-compliant captions without the clean-up hassles associated with so-called “revolutionary” human-hybrid systems.
Education-ExpertiseEducation Expertise: AST was built in collaboration with a team of education experts whose goal was to create a flexible service able to meet the rigorous needs of educational organizations. Our transcribers thrive on challenges like captioning complex STEM content.
usa-based USA-Based: Our professional transcribers are based in the United States and produce top-quality results at an affordable cost, with better security and confidentiality than the off-shore captioning sweat-shops that are constantly spamming your inbox.
customer-serviceCustomer Service: As a self-funded company with no venture capital or corporate shareholder obligations, AST is able to serve you with your long-term interests in mind. Our team has a better understanding of customer needs, and is able tailor solutions for each customer.
compliance-technical-expertise Compliance & Technical Expertise: With over 14 years of track record in the industry, AST has the knowledge and experience to offer expert advice and resources for both the compliance and technical aspects of video accessibility.
scalable-captioningScalable: Customers can use CaptionSync on an as-needed basis, without volume commitments or contracts. Our services are also scalable for large volumes with fast turnaround times, with flexible account management and reporting features.
workflow Easy Workflow: Using smart automation our CaptionSync service seamlessly integrates with existing workflows and accelerates the captioning process. This saves your staff time, and also allows us to stay competitively-priced without sacrificing quality.
value-tools  Value:  AST offers many free tools including our CaptionSync Smart Player, which leverages interactive and searchable transcripts following UDL principles. We also offer other cost-saving features, such as the ability to download multiple captioning formats at no additional cost.