10.10.2013 09:28 AM
Cox Media Group News Bureau Upgrades With SGL Flashnet Archive
Replacing videotape archive system adds workflow efficiencies
CINCINNATI—Cox Media Group News Bureau in Washington, D.C., has installed an Software Generation Ltd. FlashNet archive as part of its recent Avid Interplay upgrade. The SGL FlashNet replaces the bureau’s existing videotape archive system.

Prior to the SGL FlashNet installation, operators stored material to videotape, cataloguing the index from each tape in a searchable database, a time consuming process. The new workflow enables operators to apply rules that allow material to be moved automatically to drop folders via Avid Interplay. When ready for long term storage, SGL FlashNet moves the material directly to a SpectraLogic tape library.

“This is a really seamless integration that benefits the bureau immensely as it provides a complete automated service,” said Kevin Johnson TV news photographer. “This saves our operators huge amounts of time as storing and recalling clips can be done at the click of a button. Before the SGL FlashNet installation they would have to search the database for the tape location and then physically collect the material.”


Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Tuesday 03:07 PM
WMUR-TV Says FAA Drone Rules Preclude ENG
The FAA’s current rules and proposed ban on flight over people, requirement of visual line of sight and restriction on nighttime flying, effectively prohibit broadcasters from using UAS for newsgathering. ~ WMUR-TV General Manager Jeff Bartlett

Sue Sillitoe, White Noise PR /   Friday 11:15 AM
DPA Microphones Expands Its d:facto™ Vocal Microphone Range
Wall Street Communications /   Friday 04:20 PM
SMPTE 2015 NAB Show Preview

 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology