March 27, 2007
Digital Rapids StreamZ™ Media Encoding Servers Named Streaming Media Magazine 2007 Editors’ Pick
Markham, Ontario: The StreamZ media encoding server from Digital Rapids – a leading developer of scalable solutions for content ingest, encoding, transcoding, protection, streaming and delivery – has been selected as a 2007 Editors’ Pick by Streaming Media Magazine.
The selections recognize noteworthy products and services in the dynamic streaming media market. “In a banner year for innovation, these are the products and technologies that stand out from the crowd,” wrote Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen, Streaming Media editor. “With support for all major formats, and available in multiple configurations – including digital/analog and HD models – the StreamZ series of servers are perhaps the most versatile and powerful out there.”
"Streaming Media is the leading publication dedicated to the IP-enabled delivery platforms that are defining the future of digital video, and we’re honored that they’ve recognized StreamZ for its market-leading benefits," said Brick Eksten, President of Digital Rapids Corporation. "This further demonstrates what our customers already know – that our media encoding and streaming solutions are the ideal tools to enable content owners to capitalize on new market opportunities, delivering their media efficiently and at the highest quality possible."
Digital Rapids StreamZ encoding solutions combine powerful hardware for video and audio capture and pre-processing with the intuitive Stream software interface, delivering high-quality, professional multi-format media encoding and streaming. The advanced, hardware-based video processing features – including motion adaptive de-interlacing, scaling, filtering, and 3D motion-adaptive noise reduction – enable optimum quality and the most efficient use of bandwidth in the compressed result. Extensive format flexibility and powerful automation and integration features enable StreamZ to incorporate seamlessly into any broadcast, post production, content distribution or enterprise environment.
The complete line of Digital Rapids products will be showcased at NAB2007 in booth number SL10705. For more information, please visit our web site at www.digital-rapids.com.
About Digital Rapids Corporation – Digital Rapids is a leading developer of professional hardware and software solutions for video ingest, encoding, transcoding, protection, streaming, and delivery. Digital Rapids offers solutions that scale from individual applications to enterprise and global workflows, with the proven expertise to help our customers maximize their productivity and the value of their content in the evolving digital media market. Digital Rapids products integrate seamlessly into new and existing post production, broadcast, institutional and media distribution environments, dramatically increasing the volume and quality of media produced while lowering overall costs. Digital Rapids Corporation (www.digital-rapids.com) is headquartered in Ontario, Canada with sales offices in the United States, the UK and Australia.