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Grass Valley Launches T2 4K Series to Deliver Versatile Playout & Record Capability

October 5 2018
Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has launched its new T2 4K Series digital recorder/player solution to help broadcasters & media organizations handle audio & video playout in any format, whether SD, HD, 4K UHD or 4K DCI. This versatile solution is optimized for a wide range of applications, from live events to mobile production, delivering unmatched flexibility & reliability that is crucial in mission critical environments. Combining the look & feel of a traditional VTR with touchscreen & workstation operation, the T2 4K Series delivers a flexible, codec-agile 4K DCI/4K UHD/HD/SD platform for ingest, replay, transmission, editing & content management. A software application suite makes media clip selection, playlist creation & playout seamless, while integration with Grass Valley's EDIUS solution enables users to edit & trim clips during recording for faster content turnaround. Katsushi Takeuchi, Vice President & General Manager of Editing Systems, Grass Valley commented: "As the Number 1 player in media & technology, Grass Valley sets the bar for unmatched quality, flexibility & reliability to meet the needs of any live production environment. Our solutions enable our customers to adapt quickly as their needs change & evolve - & this ethos is clearly visible in our new T2 4K Series solution." For complete press release, click here

Lectrosonics Introduces the SPDR Stereo Portable Digital Recorder

September 25 2018
Lectrosonics is very pleased to introduce the new stereo version of its acclaimed PDR micro digital recorder, the SPDR (Stereo Portable Digital Recorder). The SPDR is a professional quality, dual-channel unit designed for use in ENG (Electronic News Gathering), in film and video production, as a backup recorder, or for personal use. The new SPDR was developed by Lectrosonics in response to numerous customer requests for a small, lightweight dual channel recorder with a variety of additional features. “Our customers were ecstatic when we first introduced the PDR portable digital recorder, and we received a lot of feedback on what additional features would be ideal in a small recorder. The introduction of the new SPDR is the result of all those requests,” says Karl Winkler, Vice President of Sales at Service at Lectrosonics, Inc. “Mainly, users wanted a highly accurate time base, the ability to record in stereo, and the choice of internal or external powering for a variety of applications. And we are very excited to see all the creative ways the SPDR will be used!” For complete press release, click here

CEV, EditShare & Pixcom

September 20 2018
Pixcom International Optimizes Media Workflow with EditShare EFS Tiered Storage Environment and Flow Media Asset Management. Powerhouse post facility re-invests in EditShare with XStream Enterprise EFS 450, EFS 40NL near-line storage, and Flow media asset management to manage an influx of increasingly complex projects. For full article, please consult pdf.
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