10.15.2013 10:36 AM
WVUT-TV Increases File-Based Workflow Efficiencies With NVerzion
Scalable solution controls HD, SD channels
SALT LAKE CITY —WVUT-TV,
the PBS television station at Vincennes University in Indiana, has upgraded its
NVerzion automation system.
software enhancements and modern hardware technologies, the new automation
platform speeds up WVUT's file-based workflow.
WVUT is the only
local television provider serving the Vincennes University community. In
addition to engaging viewers through local, regional and national programming,
WVUT is also a training ground for future broadcasters through the university.
Currently, the NVerzion automation system controls the station's main HD
channel and one of two SD channels. Leveraging its scalability, WVUT can control
additional channels in the future.
includes: NGest professional dubbing and recording software application, NTime
time-driven event scheduling application, NPoint video preparation software for
segmenting and trimming, a two-channel NControl(MC) on-air master control
playlist, NConvert traffic interface, NBase SQL media database manager, NView
database viewer, and EMC-NT Ethernet machine control.
automation system controls a BroadView traffic system, Harris Platinum MX
router, Harmonic Spectrum MediaDeck video servers and Miranda Imagestore master
control and branding processors. Through an open platform architecture,
NVerzion automation enables the station to capitalize on its investment in
third-party equipment while ensuring reliable operations; engineers can bypass
any piece of dysfunctional equipment and deliver an uninterrupted on-air
Join-in-Progress functionality is also especially useful for WVUT’s remote live
coverage. By performing a series of complex timing calculations, the
sophisticated software application allows WVUT to seamlessly join a scheduled
program in the event of a live overrun, eliminating the traditional dead roll