Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
3/28/2008 8:47 AM
Iroquois, ON, Canada - March 28, 2008 - Ross Video announced today that they will release version 2.0 of their SoftMetal Video Servers at NAB 2008 (booth SU6010).
New features in v2.0 will include Media Manager Application for easy viewing and sorting of clips, Transcode Manager Application for transcoding files, various UI and system enhancements, Apple Final Cut Pro, QuickTime Animation and Avid workflow support.
“This is the second major software release since our launch at NAB 2007,” said Jeff Moore, President “It is great to see the growing customer base for this product line and be able to deliver these key new features to all of our users.”
SoftMetal is a line of multi-definition video servers designed for both production and master control applications. They are available in 36 different configurations -18 standard definition models and 18 multi-definition models.
About Ross Video
Ross Video designs, manufactures and supports a wide range of innovative products for use in live production applications in over 100 countries. Over the past 15 years Ross has grown an average of 20% year over year and currently employs 300 incredibly talented people. Ross‘ award winning product line includes the Vision, Synergy SD, and Synergy MD/X Video Production Switchers, openGear, RossGear and GearLite Terminal Equipment, SoftMetal Video Servers, and the OverDrive Production Control System. News and information are available at www.rossvideo.com.
Ross Video Media Contact:
Public Relations Coordinator
Tel: +1 613-652-3020
Fax: +1 613-652-4425