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PESA Brings Compact Streaming, 4K Routing to InfoComm China 2015

April 8, 2015

Huntsville, Alabama — PESA, a leading designer and manufacturer of streaming solutions as well as professional audio and video distribution products, will showcase its Cheetah digital video routers and DRS audio routers, Vidblox 2K DVI dual link extenders, and PESA Xstream C22 streaming media appliance at InfoComm China 2015 (Booth CB6-01), which runs April 8-10 at the China National... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Transcoding Playout Server suits video-on-demand applications.

September 4, 2014

With 1 TB capacity, 50-channel IP Grooming Server™ streams multiple video and audio files from onboard hard drive, with scheduled playlists. Unit stores transport streams, then grooms them by transcoding streams to H.264 and/or scaling video to different locations. Linux®-based system outputs up to 50 streams simultaneously, with different bit rates and wrappers for each stream. Input of stored content typically arrives via FTP file transfer, and files to be played are stored on server. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services

35 IC Vendors Already Adopted Allegro DVT HEVC/H.265 Compliance Streams

June 3, 2014

GRENOBLE, France – At DAC 2014, just 18 months after introduction, Allegro DVT is pleased to announce having licensed its HEVC/H.265 compliance streams to 35 major IC vendors in China, Europe, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and the U.S. (See some of our customer references here Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Akamai Announces Native MPEG-DASH and HDS Support for Live Video Workflows

April 16, 2014

Qualified encoders supporting additional formats can stream directly to Akamai, simplifying high-quality video delivery to growing array of connected devices LAS VEGAS – 2014 NAB Show (Booth SL4525) – Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, today announced that it... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Ingest Back-Up System supports broadcast production.

April 9, 2014

Engineered to streamline workflows for news departments and live production applications, FIFOPro™ continually records and archives multiple HD-SDI feeds on rolling first-in/first-out basis, retaining content for 72 hr before deleting it. Data is automatically recorded in edit-ready AVCi 50 format along with metadata, including channel, date, and time. If original content is lost/damaged, user can find and access stored media via web browser and export selected clips to folder for editing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Network Backup Appliances target SMBs.

July 5, 2013

Delivering all-in-one backup and disaster recovery solution for small- and medium-sized businesses, fourth-generation WD Arkeia™ Backup Appliances include R120s and R220s, which integrate dual-core Atom and quad-core Xeon processors, respectively. Units feature integrated LTO5 tape drives and memory up to 96 GB to accelerate data backup/recovery speeds of files and disk images. Raw capacity ranges up to 48 TB, configured in RAID-6. Bundled WD Arkeia v10.1 software supports hybrid cloud backups. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Supermicro Exhibits New 4U 72 x 3.5" HDD Storage Platform with 10GB/sec Throughput for Broadcast Media Applications at NAB 2013

April 12, 2013

Additional Systems Feature Increased Performance, Capacity and Power Savings Optimized for Next Generation Digital Content Creation, Management and Distribution LAS VEGAS – Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing is exhibiting its latest SuperWorkstation, SuperServer® and SuperStorage... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services, Software

Qatar Television Corrects Post-Production 'Disconnect' with ProductionLink

April 10, 2013

EMERYVILLE, CALIF. – DiaQuest Products, a software development firm with a focus on the video and film industries, today announced that Qatar Television (QTV), a popular station in the Middle East, is using ProductionLink for ASSIMILATE SCRATCH® to provide a seamless connection between SCRATCH and Avid® Interplay. QTV went live with its new SCRATCH system with ProductionLink in December. ... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services, Software

NAB 2013: Vizrt Demonstrates New 4K Rendering Capability and IP Streaming from Viz Engine Real-Time Renderer and Compositor

April 10, 2013

See us in Las Vegas, April 8th – 11th 2013. Booth SL3305 When it comes to content distribution, two trends are evident. Resolutions are migrating from HD to 4K as evidenced by Ultra HDTVs and other next-generation consumer devices capable of 4K displays. At the same time, today's broadcasters increasingly distribute video content to on-air, Web, mobile, and social media outlets as the media... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Material Handling & Storage

Video Storage Appliance uses linear tape file system.

April 11, 2012

Using network connection, Model LTS-50 archives media files to LTO-5 high-capacity tape, regardless of file format. Linear Tape File System records video and enables reading/writing of files from PC via FTP. Model LTS-50 is suited for data backup that does not require video I/O, as well as archives of nonlinear editing materials that will be reused. With installation of external LTO drive, Model LTS-50 can create original and duplicate copies. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Software

International Fund for Animal Welfare Chooses HP to Power Global Efforts

November 16, 2011

Animal welfare charity selects HP Converged Infrastructure as technology demands increase<4444>PALO ALTO, Calif. - HP today announced that the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) has chosen HP Converged Infrastructure to support its operations in 15 offices around the world with improved technology performance to meet demands of operating global charity efforts.<4444>IFAW was created... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Archive Recorder supports LTO-5 technology.

April 21, 2010

Equipped with MPEG-2 codec, Model LTR-100HS features file-based storage system architecture. LTO-5 tape cartridges can store approximately 50 hours of programming recorded at 50 Mbps. Featuring half-rack design, recorder also includes LTO-5 drive, 2 TB hard drive, HD/SD-SDI I/O, and LCD monitor, as well as front panel playback controls, RS-422, gigabit Ethernet interface, and USB 2.0 interface. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services

Data Storage Product Services help keep data center running.

March 15, 2010

When data center problems occur, Advance Exchange Program ensures backup system is performing again with minimal downtime. Service provides same day shipment of replacement products, including tape drives, autoloaders, libraries, and hard drives. Consultation with technicians will offer solution for any issues surrounding replacement or repair of defective systems. Diagnostics, disassembly of unit, inspection, replacement of marginal components, and testing are also available. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Tape Automation Solutions support SAS, LTO-4 HH tape drives.

July 23, 2008

ARCvault(TM) 12 value-line autoloader, ARCvault 24 rack-optimized library, and ARCvault 48 high-capacity tape library are available with Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interfaces for seamless compatibility with SAS-connected servers. Combining standardization of parallel SCSI with connectivity of Fibre Channel, entry-level tape automation solutions promote efficiency and reliability. Products are used for backup, recovery, and archiving and also support LTO-4 HH SCSI technology. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Software offers centralized tape backup management.

March 13, 2008

Available on Linux, Windows, and UNIX for use with all editions of Oracle Database 11g and 10g, Oracle® Secure Backup v10.2 provides policy-based encryption at domain, host, backup, or tape level using AES128, AES192, or AES256 encryption algorithms, as well as automated management of all encryption keys associated with tape backups. Software automates tape management per user-defined policies throughout its life cycle from creation, expiration, to reuse. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Half-Height Tape Drive provides 800 GB native capacity.

January 25, 2008

With transfer rates up to 432 GB/hr, Model LTO-4 HH is suited for midrange and enterprise customers concerned about disaster recovery and companies seeking backup for remote offices. Unit includes Green Mode feature, which reduces power consumption by shutting off power to components inside drive when idling or on standby. For security, drive features AES 256-bit native encryption, WORM cartridge support, and SmartVerify(TM), which concurrently verifies all data written to tape. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services

Service provides backup tape liability management.

October 12, 2007

With Backup Tape Liability Management Service, corporations can identify, de-duplicate, and possibly reduce data on stored backup tapes. Tapes containing data applicable to corporations' retention criteria can be returned to client or consolidated on high-capacity media, while tapes not meeting criteria can be destroyed using defensible process. Information gained from resulting reports may be used to address Rules 26(a)(1) and 26(f) of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Backup and Recovery Appliance offers hardware compression.

September 19, 2007

Offering up to 27 TB raw data capacity (compressible to 45 TB virtual tape capacity), REO(TM) 4500c disk-based backup, recovery, and VTL appliance delivers dual 4 Gbps FC and iSCSI host connectivity. It can be used in conjunction with Dynamic Virtual Tape(TM) technology, which features intelligent provisioning for optimizing virtual and physical tape cartridge capacity utilization. Up to 6 VTLs, 32 virtual tape drives, and up to 512 virtual cartridges provide configuration flexibility. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Entry-Level Tape Library offers multiple interface types.

September 18, 2007

Suited for small- to medium-sized storage environments, Scalar® 50 scales from 38 slots up to 76 slots by adding one module to meet challenge of unforeseen data growth. Solution integrates with disk systems and supports disk-to-disk-to-tape data protection strategies. In addition to leveraging StorageCare(TM) Vision data management and reporting solution, library offers support for full- or half-height tape drive formats and operates in direct-attach and SAN environments. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Material Handling & Storage

Video Autoloader is offered on LTO-3 tape drive platform.

September 12, 2007

Offering up to 6.4 Tb of removable, networked storage for video professionals, SuperLoader(TM) 3A features tape-based file system and network-attached storage that is MXF-aware. Solution accommodates 1 or 2 magazines, each holding 8 data cartridges, in 2U rack-mount enclosure. Individual tapes can be loaded or removed from front slot, and magazines can be removed for bulk loading, unloading, or shelf storage. Additional features are Gigabit Ethernet interface and built-in FTP server. Read More