April 7, 2003
Digital Rapids Announces Free StreamPro 1.5 Software Upgrade
- Creation and editing of projects which can be uploaded to multiple servers
- Real-time monitoring of remote server video and audio inputs (live video and audio feed)
- Complete control of remote servers proc amps, cropping, filtering and audio levels
- Monitoring of encoding statistics
- Live monitoring of remote server status including CPU load, encoding efficiency, and codec statistics New alert system which uses email lists for notification of project status
"This is an exciting and important milestone for our software efforts" said Brick Eksten, President of Digital Rapids Corporation. "We are increasing the capabilities of our Stream™ software architecture on all fronts. We have done this by improving compatibility with existing applications, increasing the extensive encoding and transcoding capabilities with new formats and levels of performance, and extending functionality across the network by adding sophisticated, live remote control capabilities. One of the most exciting new features of this release is the new hybrid WDM driver. This new driver gives the user the ability to use a wide variety of existing applications, as well as being able to take advantage of our current StreamPro software. The ability to choose between native applications and our own proprietary encoding technology makes our products the most flexible and productive in the marketplace."
About Digital Rapids Corporation – Digital Rapids is a leading developer of hardware and software solutions used in facilitating the production and distribution of streaming media content from traditional broadcast sources.Its Stream hardware and software solutions are designed to integrate effortlessly into existing video production facilities and corporate training centers, dramatically increasing the volume and quality of streaming media produced while lowering costs and increasing overall productivity. Digital Rapids Corporation (www.digital-rapids.com) is based in Richmond Hill, Ontario Canada.