Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
17/02/2005

ON-AIR Systems to launch new range of broadcast automation products at NAB 2005

At NAB 2005 ON-AIR Systems will be launching a new family of broadcast automation products.
Each has been designed to integrate seamlessly with existing workflows, providing an elegant solution for broadcasters who wish to migrate from a traditional broadcasting model to the digital domain. The new range comprises: ON-AIR playKast, ON-AIR Kore, ON-AIR transKoder, and ON-AIR Kapture, ON-AIR infoKast and ON-AIR reKorder.
Based on four generations of software development combined with state-of-the-art commodity hardware and fully redesigned interfaces to reflect the fast-moving pace of modern digital broadcasting, the new products provide broadcasters with everything they need to get their stations on air - all in one easy to use integrated environment.
“We very much look forward to unveiling this new range of file-based products for broadcasters at NAB,” said Herbert Brenninkmeijer, CEO, ON-AIR Systems. “Our products offer unrivalled ease of use, cost-effectiveness and depth of software making them the most advanced and comprehensive playout solutions available.”
ON-AIR playKast is ON-AIR Systems’ new master control system for automated playout and live news production. Developed with future technology developments in mind, it is perfectly positioned to take maximum advantage of the converging broadcasting and multimedia opportunities. ON-AIR playKast is a fully featured system for remote scheduling, media browsing, automated playout and events monitoring, integrated multi-layered graphics overlay generation, as-run logging and management reporting.
ON-AIR Kore, a new application for scheduling, media asset management and database workflow automation. ON-AIR Kore is an important part of the ingest-playout workflow, providing a powerful set of tools for automating the traditionally labour and data intensive tasks of programme scheduling, media management and report generation.
ON-AIR transKoder provides automatic format conversion and mirroring of media files. It converts media files from nonlinear editing and graphics systems, for example, Avid, Pinnacle and Apple, to formats supported by ON-AIR including the Windows media format.
ON-AIR Kapture integrates the ingest of tape-based content and satellite and line feeds into a single application. It enables monitoring of tasks across multiple channels, providing reduced running costs in a traditionally labour intensive process.
ON-AIR infoKast in ON-AIR’s new integrated production tool and automated playout system for the delivery of graphic information and live video in a single workstation. ON-AIR infoKast enables users to integrate up-to-the-minute news, weather, sports results and stock market information into live or pre-recorded video in a fully customisable screen layout. The system has been designed for a range of applications including television broadcasting and point of sale, and information points in airport terminals, underground stations and shopping malls.
ON-AIR reKorder is ON-AIR’s new Windows media encoding system for web streaming and video on demand.
These products can be networked together with ON-AIR playKast to form a complete end-to-end playout system. All of ON-AIR Systems’ new products are based on scalable, modular and fully open architecture, making them easy to integrate with 3rd party products and suitable for single channel or complex multi-channel requirements. This also means they can be expanded easily to accommodate business growth without causing disruption to workflow.
(GB)
VMI.TV Ltd

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

16/09/2014
HARMAN's Studer Release OnAir v6.1 Software
HARMAN's Studer has announced the release of its OnAir v6.1 software. The new software release is a free update for all owners of Studer OnAir digital
16/05/2024
Ikegami To Unveil Range Of Production Cameras At Broadcast Asia 2024
Ikegami is to introduce recent additions to its wide range of broadcast production cameras, monitors and related equipment on stand 6D3-1 (Hall 6) at
01/08/2014
SintecMedia To Unveil Full Product Family At IBC
SintecMedia will showcase its full product family, including new and existing offerings that help customers monetize their assets and streamline their
10/01/2023
Open Broadcast Systems And MSTV Develop New Products
Open Broadcast Systems and MSTV have announced a partnership to develop new products and solutions around innovative IP technologies, such as Starlink
12/11/2010
KSNV NBC Las Vegas Continued Broadcast Excellence With Studer
Revamping its production facility for the nationwide digitalisation of television in 2007, Las Vegas NBC affiliate, KSNV My News 3 continues to offer
14/01/2011
Radio Iasi Purchases Three Studer OnAir 2500 Consoles And Route 6000 Systems
Radio Iasi, part of National Radio of Romania, recently purchased three Studer OnAir 2500 broadcast consoles with Route 6000 routing and signal proces
02/03/2006
SintecMedia release new version of OnAir
SintecMedia has released a new version of OnAir, its flexible management solution for media companies of all sizes. Included in the upgrade are new to
14/08/2014
Studer To Display OnAir 3000 Console At International Radio Festival
HARMAN’s Studer is to display its OnAir 3000 digital mixing console at the International Radio Festival (IRF) 2014 in Zurich, Switzerland, August 21 t
27/06/2012
HHB Supplies Fuse FM With Studer OnAir 1500 Consoles For New Radio Studios
HHB Communications has supplied Fuse FM, the University of Manchester Students’ Union radio station, with two Studer OnAir 1500 audio mixers as part o
18/06/2007
Studer OnAir 3000 Digital Consoles Train A New BBC Generation
Studer has supplied four new OnAir 3000 digital broadcast audio consoles for use at BBC Scotland's Queen Margaret Drive studios in Glasgow. The concol
11/04/2008
New Studer Compact Broadcast Console Debuts At NAB
Studer's new OnAir 2500 digital all-in-one radio on-air console utilises the well-established software technology, derived from the highly acclaimed O
04/07/2016
Broadcast Wireless Systems To Unveil New Codec Platform
Broadcast
Wireless Systems has announced that it will unveil its plans for a new H.265/4K video codec platform at IBC 2016. Broadcast Wireless will also demonst
27/07/2023
Ultimate Support Systems Unveil New BCM-300 Deluxe Broadcast Mic Stand
Ultimate Support Systems, an ACT Entertainment brand, has released its new BCM-300 Deluxe Broadcast Mic Stand. Featuring a modern design, the stand br
09/03/2005
Broadcast Traffic Systems launch new products at CabSat
Broadcast Traffic Systems (BTS), a leading supplier of traffic software solutions to the broadcast industry, is to introduce a range of new products a
16/08/2013
HHB Supplies Hospital Radio
HHB Communications recently supplied Radio Northwick Park (RNP) with a 12-fader Studer OnAir 1500 console for its hospital radio broadcast. RNP Techni