Media interoperability standards, and the lack of them, are a hot potato for broadcasters and the content production community as we head into NAB. The central issue is that there are too many standards and even variations within standards. Media management and distribution company Yangaroo explains the headache and puts forward its own solution to the impasse.
At NAB2015, Primestream will show the latest updates to both FORK Production Suite and Playout, with advancements in 4K MXF workflows. FORK version 5.0 also includes new two-way integrations with nonlinear editors like Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, and Apple Final Cut Pro X.
Primestream will demonstrate Xchange Suite v4.0, an upgrade that gives users instant web access to content on their FORK Production servers from any PC or tablet device.
Primestream has released Xchange Media Cloud a Software-as-a-Service asset management platform using Microsoft Azure.
Cambridge Imaging Systems is promoting the simple to use interface of its Imagen Enterprise Video Platform at NAB. Imagen v3.5 gives control of the user experience with WYSIWG page editors and a range of handy widgets.
A2Zlogix, a US provider of preprocessing solutions for uncompressed video, has selected Thomson Video Networks’ ViBE VS7000 HEVC encoder to provide adaptive-bit-rate encoding for delivery of multi-screen applications.