Media storage, archive systems, asset management
Thomson Grass Valley
Supports SD/HD live event news production and live-to-tape/disk applications; supports four bidirectional channels of DVCPRO HD, DVCPRO 50 and DVCPRO 25; features responsive performance, a small form factor, instant playback of recorded material and built-in transition effects that only take one playback channel.
Small Tree GraniteSTOR abcSAN
iSCSI-based shared storage solution designed for audio/video and graphic artists to manage shared and direct attached storage solutions; provides robust (greater than 600MB/s), consistent performance over Ethernet networks, while offering optimal cost-efficiency; features an intuitive GUI with single pane class management for users who wish to manage RAID sets, volumes, targets and shares from one screen.
SD/HD/2K VIDEO CARD
Blackmagic Design DeckLink HD Extreme
Features SDI, HDMI and analog component, NTSC, PAL and S-Video capture and playback, combined with dual-link 3Gb/s SDI technology and hardware downconversion; SDI, HDMI and analog video capture and playback, combined with both balanced analog and AES/EBU digital audio, lets users connect to all decks, cameras and monitors; instantly switches between SD and HD video.
MEDIA SERVER SYSTEM
Enables broadcasters to migrate from analog to digital, tape to disk, SD to HD and from single- to multichannel operations; incorporates open, advanced architecture; includes MediaController, MediaDirector, MediaPort I/O modules, MediaStore storage arrays and SystemManager.
360 Systems MAXX-2400 HD
Plays up to four HD video streams at once, or can record two streams, while playing two others; also can be used as a graphics store, with linked key-and-fill capability; standard features include HD-SDI video I/O with frame synchronization for recording wild sources like tape and satellite feeds; audio formats include embedded audio, and your choice of AES/EBU digital or balanced plus four analog.
EVS XS Studio
A four-channel video production server specifically designed for studio applications; part of the new Silverline brand; optimized for the recording of multiple audio and video feeds, as well as instant control and multichannel playback operations; offers multiple SD and HD codec configurations with native support, such as IMX, Avid DNxHD and Apple ProRes 422 for faster and easier media exchange with post production.
Bycast StorageGRID 8
Virtualizes information retention and access over a range of storage devices from high-performance disk to archival media, distributed over multiple sites; features the new Distributed File System Gateway (DFSG), a high-performance clustered file system front-end; provides a unified solution to manage the storage of digital data and images from primary storage to deep archive.
Provides instantaneous clip recall and playout; can be configured as either HD or SD with synchronized audio, video and key outputs as well as a built-in keyer for compositing clips on program video; features local and remote browse, media management and playback control.
Based on SGL's FlashNet content archive and storage management software and hardware; provides scalable disk and tape storage, whilst providing from 1000 to 5250 hours of DV25 storage in a single appliance; when combined with FlashBrowse II, can serve as entry-level storage and content management.
+44 1489 88 99 30; www.sgluk.com
Avid HD News
An end-to-end HD News system that enables broadcasters to cost-effectively produce HD programming; broadcasters can easily acquire, edit, network, manage assets, playback and control functionality of XDCAM HD (long GOP HD MPEG-2) content with a workflow designed to deliver significant time, storage and bandwidth savings; consists of the new AirSpeed Multi Stream production server version 1.0, NewsCutter software version 7.5, as well as the Interplay Production Asset Management and Unity shared storage systems.
Adds features and performance capabilities to Broadcast MediaLibrary system;features SAS drive-based design that improves reliability; scales from a single 3.6TB node to a nine-node clusterproviding almost 100TB, which can be combined with MediaClient software codecs for broadcast-quality HD and SD channels.
RESOURCE MANAGEMENT APPLIANCE
ScheduALL Enterprise Resource Management
Delivers resource sharing across facilities; enables resources to be shared on a one-to-one basis with dedicated business units or made available to the entire corporate network; consolidates financials, resource planning and reporting across the enterprise.
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