Digital Rapids To Showcase Media Transformation and Workflows Tech at ANGA COM, Broadcast Asia

Digital Rapids will showcase the company’s newest media transformation and workflow solutions at two major international industry events in June – the ANGA COM Exhibition and Congress, June 4-6 in Cologne, Germany, and Broadcast Asia, June 18-21 in Singapore.

This year marks the first time that Digital Rapids is exhibiting at ANGA COM. Formerly known as “ANGA Cable”, the event is attended by broadband, cable and satellite operators and content providers from across Europe. The Digital Rapids exhibit will be in Hall 10.1, booth # R25. At Broadcast Asia, Digital Rapids will be exhibiting with systems integration partner Gencom in booth 5D2-01.

“We’re excited to be bringing our latest solutions to the ANGA COM and Broadcast Asia exhibitions, both of which are very important industry events in their respective regions,” says Clive Vickery, Managing Director, EMEA and Asia at Digital Rapids. “The exceptional efficiency, flexibility, quality and productivity of our solutions are bringing significant benefits to our customers worldwide as they streamline their operations and capitalize on new business opportunities. We’re looking forward to showcasing these advantages in person to attendees at these events.”

File-Based Media Transformation Workflows: Digital Rapids Transcode Manager 2.0 powered by Kayak
The enterprise-class Digital Rapids Transcode Manager 2.0 automated media processing software goes beyond transcoding, seamlessly blending media file transformation and workflow processes while offering efficiency and agility for applications from postproduction and archive to multiscreen distribution. Powered by the Kayak workflow platform, Transcode Manager 2.0 combines management tools, quality and format flexibility with adaptive, automated decision-making; rich metadata support; visual workflow design tools; dynamic deployment; integration of new and emerging technologies; and a deep ecosystem of third-party technology partners.

Encoding for Live & Linear Multiscreen Streaming and Broadcast: StreamZ Live 8000EX
Simplifying the convergence of core television and multi-platform streaming operations, the new StreamZ Live 8000EX integrated broadcast/multiscreen live encoder combines the multi-format flexibility and output quality of the StreamZ Live family with other features for the unique demands of broadcast, cable, telco, and satellite television deployments.  Combining the capabilities of two additional new StreamZ Live models – the StreamZ Live 4000EX premium multiscreen encoder and StreamZ Live 6000EX broadcast encoder – the StreamZ Live 8000EX features simultaneous encoding for broadcast television (H.264 or MPEG-2) and adaptive bit rate streaming for delivery to platforms including mobile phones, tablets, desktop computers, ‘smart TVs’, over-the-top (OTT) services and more.

Multi-Format Ingest, Encoding & Archive: StreamZHD
A new version of the software for the StreamZHD multi-format ingest and encoding system will be shown, featuring quality and performance enhancements for Digital Rapids’ H.264, MPEG-2 and DVCPro encoding, plus expanded support for transforming advertising insertion markers for multiscreen protocols. StreamZHD provides quality, flexibility, format support and efficient automation for transforming media for applications from postproduction and archive to live and on-demand multi-screen distribution.