Accom Ships APR ClipStore

Accom is now ship APR ClipStore--its uncompressed SD recording product--to Univision, Discovery Latin America and NGC Japan. The company--based in Menlo Park Calif.--makes digital disk recording, digital video production and editing tools.

Introduced at NAB2004, ClipStore is a recording device for video, film and graphics production and post-production, animation, gameware development, online editing, branding, scientific visualization and video compression. The device comes with over one hour of compressed video, key and audio recording capacity within a 3RU chassis and will interface with a network of graphics rendering computers, NetPanel browser-based user interface and Windows Media 9 export encoding.

ClipStore links between computers and professional video tape recorders so users can record and play an associated key signal. It also has an automation feature to stream digitized video and key and audio (VKA) into computers systems. The device is used for real-time playback of uncompressed video and works in love broadcast and production environments.