Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

Ross Video To Showcase Latest Solutions At IBC 2019

News Image
Ross Video will be Living Live at IBC 2019 with its largest ever presence at the show.

Designed to inspire and excite, the Ross booth will showcase the latest high impact, high efficiency solutions for production professionals, including solutions for end-to-end News workflows, automated News production, stadium and live events production, esports productions, virtual and augmented reality applications, virtualization and IP infrastructure, graphics workflows, all-in-one production applications and flypack/OB/Remote Production (REMI) environments.

In advance of the event, Ross has announced several innovative new solutions and provide updates on significant feature enhancements to existing solutions, all of which will be available for demonstration on booth 11.C10 throughout the exhibition:

Tria + UHD Production Server – a brand-new addition to the Abekas Tria production server line that provides two symmetrical 4K UHD video channels, that can be instantly configured as 2-play, 2-record or 1-play and 1-record.

pro-xi® – the first product to emerge from the acquisition of Portalis, the pro-xi® integrator revolutionizes the way control rooms and command & control centers around the world are designed, engineered and managed. The pro-xi® integrator enables control room operators to simultaneously view and actively control multiple computer systems from one workstation, using one keyboard and one mouse.

Voyager – Ross Video’s new graphics render engine for virtual studio/augmented reality applications, based on Epic Games’ Unreal-4 platform and fully supporting MOS newsroom workflows. Complementing the launch of Voyager is the launch of UX V5 – the latest version of Ross Video’s UX control system for virtual applications, which now includes XPression Datalinq integration, operator-created rundowns and MOS-based NRCS integration.

Piero – the innovative and award-winning sports analysis tool makes it first appearance at IBC since being acquired by Ross Video. Piero uses image recognition or encoded camera heads to overlay tactical graphics on sports content. PIERO brings new angles to every game, on the screen and in the studio, with visually engaging and informative effects.

Graphite V2.2 – the latest upgrade to Ross Video’s all-in-one production solution adds a host of highly-sought features to Graphite’s internal RAVE audio mixer, including embedded-SDI channel pair configuration and the new Audio Equalizer (EQ) function, offering 4-band EQ for every fader.

SkyDolly & MotionDirector – Ross Video’s new ceiling-mounted robotics solution makes its European debut at IBC – the safest, smoothest and most flexible camera motion system available. Also new for IBC is MotionDirector – a new motion control algorithm for all Furio solutions that provides superior smoothness and more precise control (included within V5 of the SmartShell robotics control system).

OverDrive V19.1 – OverDrive has been updated for IBC to support the Carbonite Ultra production switcher, which includes MiniME and Multiscreen Canvas support, and also features a host of folder management and organization improvements.

XPression V9.5 – the industry’s fastest growing real-time graphics platform has been updated for IBC with the launch of the new M8 hardware platform that includes both 2RU and 4RU HD-SDI engines.

Streamline News Video Suite – a new suite of solutions that covers the workflow for managing video assets, managing a playlist of video assets and playing the clips on-air. Streamline News Video Suite comprises four Ross products – Streamline Production MAM, Streamline Play Sequencer, Tria News Video Server and EVO storage.

Inception v14 – the latest version of Ross Video’s Inception newsroom computer system (NRCS) will feature new user definable workflows and customizations developed in collaboration with Red Bull Media House for the Servus TV project announced at NAB 2019.

Ultricore BCS – a new Broadcast Control System controller that adds more scale, more power and more capabilities to the Ultrix suite, and includes advanced license support for advanced systems. Allied to Ultricore BCS is Ultricore IP, an optional license for Ultricore BCS designed to bring enhanced efficiency when using IP signals within the facility.

Gator Toolbox – a new openGear card UHD Up/Down/Cross Converter and Standards (frame rate) Converter. It features proc amps, color correction, region of interest, SDR/HDR and more. Gator packs the most density in signal conversion in a fully featured one card solution.

Mira + Replay Server – a new Mira hardware unit that offers more video channels 6, 8 or 12), increased storage capacity and a refreshed control surface, all at a lower price.

Tria + Production Server – a new Tria hardware unit that offers more video channels (4, 8 or 12), increased SSD and HDD media and upgraded 10G ethernet, all at a lower price.

Ross will be on booth 11.C10 throughout IBC 2019.

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

Nominations For RTS Television Journalism Awards 2018 Announced
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the nominations for the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2018. The awards ceremony, sponsored by Gues
RTS Announces Television Journalism Awards 2016
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the nominations for the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2016.   The awards, for news and current aff
RTS Announces TV Journalism Awards
Last night saw the Royal Television Society (RTS) present awards to the winners of the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2012/2013. The ceremony was ch
Vizrt Introduces Smart Video Crop Tool
Vizrt has announced a first for sports analysis. The latest software release of its flagship sports highlight enhancement tool, Viz Libero, sees a new
Nominations Announced For RTS Television Journalism Awards
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has announced the nominations for the RTS Television Journalism Awards 2013/2014. The awards, for news and current
Dedicated ITV News Channel axed
ITV has announced that following a "strategic review" it is to invest £2 million in its news programming but the axe has fallen on its 24-hour rolling
Ross Video To Advance Live Production With Family Of Solutions
Ross Video is to demonstrate its ability to advance live production with a host of solutions at IBC 2018. The company will have a large presence at th
Zee News Chooses Harris Corporation To Upgrade Its News Production Facility
Harris Corporation, an international communications and information technology company, announced that India's Zee News will upgrade its news producti
Ross Video Announces New Acquisitions At Pre-NAB Reception
Ross Video has hosted its annual Keynote and Reception before the launch of the NAB Show, revealing two new company acquisitions and a host of other n
'Strong Appetite' For Middle East News
There is a "strong appetite" in the Middle East for news content in different formats, as well as a desire to access trustworthy news from a number of
Ross Technology To Launch News Network
Herring Broadcasting has selected Ross Video technology for the launch of One America News Network; a new national news network based in San Diego tha
RTS Launches TV Journalism Awards
The Royal Television Society (RTS) has launched its Television Journalism Awards 2013/2014. This year the RTS has brought about a number of changes to
Vote of confidence for NI news services
A study of television and other news sources in the UK has found that only 4% of Northern Ireland viewers are dissatisfied with the provision of local
SKY News have strengthened their home news coverage with the appointment of Phil Wardman as Head of Home News. The move follows the announcement that
Ross Video Offers Support For ParkerVision CameraMan
Ross Video has announced the ParkerVision CameraMan Robotic Camera now has a direct interface with Ross Synergy digital production switchers and OverD