NewTek Introduces Groundbreaking New Software-Driven Products at NAB 2019
April 07, 2019 by Chuck Baker
––Revolutionary automation, limitless live production software, and 4K NDI® converters simplify and expand user capabilities in unprecedented ways––
NewTek is pleased to announce major new software-driven products utilizing the universal power of IP video, giving customers breakthrough capabilities and unprecedented options that seek to transform the video industry. NewTek’s NAB 2019 product announcements include:
Premium Access with Live Story Creator
Premium Access is now available to every TriCaster owner, delivering incredible power and new tools. Leading the pack of new capabilities is Live Story Creator, a revolutionary approach to program automation using Microsoft Word. Simply build a script in Microsoft Word with triggers for actions, loaded the document into TriCaster or VMC, and the show is easily executed. The latest version of Premium Access also includes unlimited recording and replay with full synchronization for easy multi-cam editing, digital media aspect ratios and frame rates for delivery to digital screens, and much more. The upgrade is free to current subscribers of Premium Access.
The full power of NewTek’s VMC1 integrated production system will soon be available as a software-only subscription. As with turnkey VMC systems, the software-only version includes:
- 4Kp60 multi-camera production, from 16- up to 44-input
- 8 M/Es
- Integrated graphics
- Media playback
- Virtual sets
- All of the benefits of Premium Access.
These versatile 4K production software options run on standard workstations, and provide the flexibility for system upgrades of CPUs and GPUs as they become available, without the need to repurchase cost-prohibitive proprietary new systems.
TriCaster 410 Plus
TriCaster 410 Plus provides:
- 8 external inputs
- 4 M/Es
- 4 mix outputs
- NDI integration for video, audio and data transmission over IP.
- Live streaming
- Video playback
- Integrated multiviewers
- Virtual sets
- And much more
- 2RU rack mountable system
NewTek Spark Plus™andNewTek Spark Plus™ 4K
The NewTek Spark NDI converter line adds two new NewTek Spark Plus HDMI-to-NDI models, one 4K UHD and one 1080p. Spark Plus captures video directly from connected cameras or devices and allows it to be transported over the network as visually lossless, full bandwidth NDI with virtually no latency. Spark Plus devices are the smallest, fastest and easiest way to acquire a 4K UHD or 1080p video source from anywhere on the network and integrate it into your IP-based video production. By combining these products with the announced new NDI recording capabilities, these become the worlds easiest multi-cam capture devices.
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