02.13.2013 10:50 AM
KEPR Goes Live with Bitcentral Precis 4 and Oasis
Tri-Cities broadcaster chooses new production, playout and archiving solution
CALIF. — CBS affiliate and Fisher Communications’ broadcaster KEPR, which
serves the Tri-Cities area of Richland, Pasco and Kennewick, Wash., has gone
live with their 5 p.m. show on Bitcentral’s Precis 4 and Oasis news production,
playout and archiving solution.
Precis 4.0 brings
four channels of playout and media object server workflow integration and
efficiency to newsrooms. The system meets simultaneous production needs for
broadcast, online and mobile with the scalability to meet a growing number of
have flexibility to choose from brands including Adobe’s Premiere Pro for full
craft editing or Bitcentral’s browser editor Create, enabling newsrooms to do
more with current resources. AP’s ENPS and Avid’s iNews are also integrated in
Precis 4, giving users choices among popular newsroom computer systems.
has enabled the launch of a new weekly TV news show that uses shared content,
in addition to improving the quality of unique content delivered to local
see and use all of the station’s content the field and remotely contribute
their packages back to the station using the Precis and Oasis system.