Video equipment manufacturer China Digital Video has chosen to
use the X.mio3 SDI video card as the basis of its new Mariana5D-4K
online graphics system and A10-4K character generator.
HP’s new mobile Zbook G2 workstations 14 and 15u are thin, light and
customisable, configured with 3D graphics, storage and performance for
professional applications and software.
The new Sonnet Echo Express SE I expansion chassis enables the use
of nearly all types of high-performance PCI Express cards with any Mac
or Windows computer with a Thunderbolt port.
A major software update for Teranex standards converters includes
remote centralised control of settings, and 12G-SDI to Quad 3G-SDI
conversions up to 2160p60 on Teranex Express.
The Sony PMW-PZ1 has playback functions for 4K 24p up to 60p and
HD video supporting multiple formats, practical I/O connectivity and
straightforward copy and backup functionality.
Munich Airport hosts one of the world’s largest flight information display
systems in an 18x4, 72-monitor wall 19m wide, with full-HD displays
powered by Matrox M-Series graphics cards.
A regional French Fire & Rescue Dept installed two Agelec video walls
fitted with Matrox Mura MPX cards in their emergency response centre
to help manage constantly evolving situations.
To handle content at all resolutions, as real-time video and as files,
Smoke & Mirrors’ new facility includes Imagine Communications
Platinum IP3 for routing and signal distribution.
Multi-channel, low-profile Matrox I/O video cards will power the TESERA
servers’ delivery of output formats, scaling, graphic overlays and other
OneRepublic’s engineer captures a high-fidelity recording of each performance
on tour both as a virtual sound check and as an archive for future live releases with Sonnet’s Fusion F3 RAID.
New Blackmagic Design Intensity Pro 4K is a very fast PCIe card
for capture and playback of high quality SD, HD and Ultra HD video
on Windows, Mac and Linux PCI Express computers.
Pixcom uses Matrox Avio Extenders to extend dual-display HP workstations
running Avid via fibre to editing suites with keyboard, mouse and speakers
without latency or compression.
To screen film festival entries at high quality, Cinematiq has designed
a file-based workflow incorporating AJA Ki Pro player/recorders for
playback through projectors at festival venues.
Samsung’s new UHD 31.5-inch PLS monitor was built for colour accuracy,
picture quality and clarity for use in film, design and photography, supported
by factory calibration.
Following the launch of HP’s new workstations and displays in October
2014, the HP DreamColor Display has won a Scientific & Technical
Academy Award for its impact on filmmaking.
A crew of filmmakers devoted to punk rock brought a feature documentary
about their top band the Descendents to reality with a mobile, multiple format
post workflow based on AJA.
The Immersive Technology Alliance, ITA, is currently forming working
groups to develop effective quality assurance and software compatibility
standards for virtual reality devices.
The new HP Z desktop and ZBook Mobile workstations increase performance
and configurability with new graphics, memory configurations, plus optional
Thunderbolt and Z Turbo PCIe SSDs.