April 24, 2006
Digital Rapids Showcases New Products and Software Versions at NAB2006
NAB2006, Las Vegas, Nevada: Digital Rapids, a leader in video ingest, encoding, transcoding, and media delivery systems, will be showcasing our complete range of professional solutions in booth SL616 at NAB2006. With new enterprise-level products and new software versions for our established solutions, Digital Rapids is continuing to deliver unparalleled speed, security and quality, while further enhancing productivity and streamlining customer workflows.
New Software Versions
Broadcast Manager — enterprise management and control application for multiple live streaming encoders. Broadcast Manager simplifies operation with automatic system setup through discovery and centralized administration and reporting, while bolstering reliability with multiple-mode failover management.
Transcode Manager — enterprise management and load balancing solution for media transcoding. Working in conjunction with the forthcoming XCoder standalone software transcoding application, Transcode Manager features automated job management and failover support.
Stream VOD Packager — packages media files with metadata structures compatible with the CableLabs® VOD Metadata Specification for loading onto a Video on Demand (VOD) server.
Stream 2.2 — professional encoding with simultaneous output to multiple formats. New features include video processing plug-ins that can be used during live ingest or transcoding; additional Closed Caption options; clip trimming prior to encoding; enhanced MPEG muxing; support for CableLabs VOD files; and MPEG2 unicast and multicast live streaming.
StreamZHD 2.2 — professional multi-format HD/SD video encoding solution for archive, dailies, VOD or streaming media delivery from SD or HD source material. Includes the new features of Stream 2.2 plus a new StreamZHD Preview Player for