CCW 2014: Primestream To Show Latest Version of FORK Production Suite

Primestream will show FORK Production Suite v4.6, the latest version of its award winning software platform for asset management and automation featuring powerful new modules and third-party integrations. The FORK MAM offers seamless I/O, logging, proxy editing, control room playout, master control playout, publishing to social media and archiving.

FORK Logger is a powerful metadata-tagging tool that allows for logging live or prerecorded video.  New at Broadcast India 2014, FORK with data from STATS, the leader in sports data and content.  With STATS, FORK Logger users can now work even faster and more efficiently. The module’s tightly integrated and configurable user interface enables content loggers to easily tag video with defined metadata into the FORK environment – making assets easier to manage, automate and ultimately monetize.

FORK v4.6 Highlights include:

  • Xchange Suite 3.0
  • Logger with STATS
  • Archive Bridge
  • Workflow Manager

Xchange Suite x3.0
Version 3.0 is a major upgrade to the Web and iOS application that provides instant access to content on FORK Production servers.

New features and capabilities to Xchange v3.0 includes:

  • Xchange Uploader for submitting raw or finished packages directly into the FORK Production environment via a Web-based interface.
  • The Xchange Downloader allows users to download high resolution proxy content in order to edit final packages locally (additionally users can choose among multiple qualities to download).
  • Xchange Partial File Download enables users to download sections of high-resolution proxy media from Xchange, allowing faster download workflows and eliminating the need to download entire media.

Non-Linear Editing Integration
Whether delivering breaking news, special reports, talk shows, or documentaries, broadcasters today are tasked with providing top-quality content on tight deadlines — and repackaging it for multiple distribution to outlets. Using Primestream’s FORK software suite, broadcasters can build comprehensive digital video production solutions that offer powerful integration with leading NLEs such as Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, and Apple Final Cut Pro.