PBT EU Intros SubtitleNext at IBC

The SubtitleNext platform has the capability to dramatically improve caption and subtitling speed and efficiency, and it simplifies the processes throughout the entire work cycle.

PlayBox Technology EU (PBT EU) made a successful IBC2016 debut showcasing many new products, including the advanced software platform SubtitleNext.

SubtitleNext is a software platform for creation, management, burning, airing and conversion of subtitles, captions and other text services for broadcast TV and multiple other industries.

SubtitleNext improves speed and efficiency, and also simplifies the processes thought the entire work cycle. The software is suitable for both newcomers and highly demanding industry professionals.

SubtileNext combines its 25 years history with the latest standards and expectations in the field. The product supports most of the historic and existing subtitling and media protocols, standards and formats and can easily be extended with new options.

The product line includes several software licensing levels and options, ranging from entry level SubtitleNext Novice, right up to SubtitleNext Expert.

Windows 10 support is new, as is support of video formats 4k, 8k, 16k, and all possible frame rates: 23.96, 50, 59.94, 60, 120, and custom.

A new rendering engine provides full Unicode support, RTL, complex writing, language shaping and limitless visual subtitle stylings support. New subtitle formats support WebVTT, SMPTE-TT and SoftNI.

The Closed Captions support 708/608 CC (MCC/SCC).

This year's IBC marks PBT EU’s first year as a stand-alone exhibitor.

You might also like...

The Importance Of CDN Selection To Achieve Broadcast-Grade Streaming Experiences

Multi-CDN is a standard model for today’s OTT Operators, which automatically requires a CDN selection solution. As streaming aims to be broadcast-grade and cost-effective, how are CDN Selection solutions evolving to support these objectives?

OTT’s Unique Storage Requirements

Central storage systems for OTT are unique in the world of media storage. They combine a set of requirements which no other media use case must handle.

Waves: Part 9 - Propagation Inversion

As a child I came under two powerful influences. The first of these was electricity. My father was the chief electrician at a chemical works and he would bring home any broken or redundant electrical parts for me to tinker…

OTT Content Origination

Content Origination is in the midst of significant transformation, like all parts of the OTT video ecosystem. As OTT grows and new efficiencies are pursued, Origination must play its part as a fundamental element of the delivery chain. But Origination…

The Big Guide To OTT: Part 2 - Content Origination

Part 2 of The Big Guide To OTT is a set of three articles which dig into the key issues of OTT content origination, the unique demands of OTT content storage, and the role of CDN selection in achieving broadcast grade…