Etere ETX Expands Product Support with Bluefish44429 June 2016
Etere ETX offers compatibility with Bluefish444 Epoch | 4K Supernova S+, Epoch | Supernova CG and Epoch | Neutron cards with new release Etere 26.3.
Etere announced that its 4K, IT-based video management solution, Etere ETX, is now compatible with Bluefish444 Epoch video cards. Etere is pleased to collaborate with Melbourne's innovative developer, manufacturer and marketer for the professional video industry, Bluefish444, for this latest interoperability advancement.
Key Features of Epoch 4k Supernova S+ card
■Bi-directional BNC's providing both 4K capture and 4K playback
■Bi-directional video connector is capable of 3G/2K/HD/SD video I/O
■Four bi-directional 3G/2K/HD/SD video connectors, a fifth BNC for SDI monitoring and a sixth genlock BNC
■12-bit image processing pipeline allows 8, 10 & 12-bit SDI video signals to be produced from 8, 10, 12 & 16-bit pixel formats
■Colour space conversion image processing includes a fully programmable 4 x 4 x 33-bit colour matrix
■Fully programmable 4 x 4 x 33-bit colour matrix reduces colour space conversion errors & ensures the highest quality colour accuracy during capture, monitoring and mastering
Etere ETX eliminates technical barriers with a wide selection product compatibility that strives to provide a seamless user experience. Etere ETX is a cost-effective solution and a complete channel in a box with full IP in and out capabilities, enabling you to drive the most popular HD/SD digital video/audio/graphics platforms without using middle-ware or proprietary hardware. ETX is also a fully digital ingest/playout engine that gives you professional video technology with the reliability and efficiency of Etere to ensure support for all major essences and wrappers in the broadcast industry.
Founded in 1998, Bluefish444 is a division and brand name of Bluefish Technologies Pty Ltd. Bluefish444 is an innovative developer, manufacturer and marketer of uncompressed 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI, HDMI & ASI I/O video cards and mini converters for the professional video industry. Bluefish444 cards have been used on award-winning feature films, commercials, music videos and sports events worldwide. The company has an installed customer base of over 22,000 systems and it is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. Bluefish444 was the first SDI video card manufacturer to supply uncompressed 4K UHD SDI I/O workflows to the professional video industry in 2012. Before that, Bluefish444 was a pioneer of the Digital Intermediate workflow delivering the first real time uncompressed 4:4:4 SDI I/O in 2003 as the industry transitioned between film, tape and digital intermediate files. At the heart of Bluefish444’s SDI I/O technology is a 12 bit video processing engine continuously developed over a decade and consecutively deployed in each generation of new design to ensure the highest quality acquisition, preview and mastering of SDI video.
Founded in 1987, Etere is amongst the worldwide leaders in Media Asset Management and channel in a box software solutions for broadcasters and media companies. Etere’s unique MERP software-only solution is used by many of the world’s leading broadcasters to power their digital assets. Its modular solutions including Airsales, Ad Insertion, playout, HSM archive, TV automation and Censorship are built with an innovative architecture, offering the best flexibility and reliability in the market. Etere is headquartered in Singapore, with a dedicated 24/7 support centre in Italy.