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Since 1993, AJA Video has been a leading manufacturer of video interface technologies, converters, digital video recording solutions and professional cameras, bringing high quality, cost effective products to the professional broadcast, video and postproduction markets. AJA products are designed and manufactured at our facilities in Grass Valley, California, and sold through an extensive sales channel of resellers and systems integrators around the world. For further information, please see our website at https://www.aja.com/

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Gravity Media Simplifies Live Review for AFL Matches with AJA OG-ROI-HDMI Scan Converters
Gravity Media Simplifies Live Review for AFL Matches with AJA OG-ROI-HDMI Scan ConvertersGravity Media recently expanded operations for the Australian Football League (AFL) with the launch of a new state-of-the-art AFL Review Centre (ARC) to centralize operations for real-time match reviews for more accurate and streamlined scoring.
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LightAct Announces AJA KONA Support for LightAct Media Server Software
LightAct Announces AJA KONA Support for LightAct Media Server SoftwareLightAct announced today that LightAct media server software for video, light and sound is now compatible with AJA’s complete line of KONA I/O cards. With the new integration, LightAct customers can use AJA KONA cards to ingest live video feeds via SDI or HDMI into LightAct’s media server software and combine them with real-time or pre-rendered graphics for display via projectors or LED screens.
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AVITENG Deploys Hybrid Baseband/IP Architecture for Turkey’s ATV Broadcast Network with AJA Solutions
AVITENG Deploys Hybrid Baseband/IP Architecture for Turkey’s ATV Broadcast Network with AJA SolutionsAVITENG, regional systems integrator, was recently tapped by Turkuvaz Media Group for their development of a new hybrid architecture that combined the existing baseband infrastructure with a broadcast IP and 12G-SDI framework to future-proof broadcast workflows for Turkish television network ATV, . Rollout of the upgraded system for ATV, Turkuvaz’s flagship channel and one of Turkey’s most prominent networks, coincided with the move to a new state-of-the-art media center facility.
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Bridge Digital Realizes New 4K HEVC Encoding Solution with AJA KONA 5
Bridge Digital Realizes New 4K HEVC Encoding Solution with AJA KONA 5While content creation and delivery trends come and go, the quest for greater workflow efficiency has remained constant, and is an endeavor that Bridge Digital has helped its customers pursue since opening its doors nearly 20 years ago. Combining modern technology with video pipeline savvy, its 10-person team develops affordable turnkey solutions and provides services that streamline video capture and manipulation for clients around the world.
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Carrot Broadcast Streamlines Real-Time 4K Graphics Production with AJA Video Systems' Corvid 44 I/O Card
Carrot Broadcast Streamlines Real-Time 4K Graphics Production with AJA Video Systems' Corvid 44 I/O CardTechnology developer Carrot Broadcast launched in 2018 with a mission to create a multifaceted solution to simplify real-time graphics creation and delivery. Drawing on more than 15 years of experience in television graphic design, the Carrot team, based near Moscow, carried out that vision by developing a robust real-time graphics tool that is used to deliver augmented reality graphics and virtual sets in news broadcasts across Russia, including for VGTRK, RT, and NTV; e-sports; livestreams; and special events.
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NiTRo Streamlines 8K Editing Workflows With AJA’s KUMO 3232-12G 12G-SDI Router
NiTRo Streamlines 8K Editing Workflows With AJA’s KUMO 3232-12G 12G-SDI RouterTokyo-based leading expert in motion picture and multimedia broadcasting production NTV Technical Resources Inc (NiTRo) is a major technical provider to the Japanese broadcasting industry with a range of media services, including production engineering, post-production and broadcast operations and management.
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AJA HELO Helps PT SportSuite Deliver Cricket Solidarity Cup Livestream
AJA HELO Helps PT SportSuite Deliver Cricket Solidarity Cup LivestreamSports fans have eagerly awaited the return of sport throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and as the world has started to emerge from lockdown, sports organizations are easing back in with restrictions in place, including the move to behind closed doors matches. With spectators currently not allowed in the stands, live streaming has become essential to keeping fans connected, especially for cricket, which ranks as the second most popular sport worldwide.
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AJA Ki Pro GO Helps Ultimate Gamer Captures Live eSports
AJA Ki Pro GO Helps Ultimate Gamer Captures Live eSports
AJA Ki Pro GO recorded highlight footage to integrate into the stream, giving global audiences a more dynamic viewing experience
Looking to overhaul the traditional eSports tournament format, veteran live event producer and Black Stage Productions founder Steve Suarez created the cross-genre video gaming championship Ultimate Gamer. The series challenges gamers around the world to compete in first-person shooter, fighting, sports, battle royale and multiplayer online battle arena tournaments for a chance to earn the title of “Ultimate Gamer.”
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KST Streamlines Production Workflows with Help from AJA Solutions
KST Streamlines Production Workflows with Help from AJA SolutionsKST Moschkau, systems integrator, started out as a small shop specializing in broadcast, media and security systems in Kreuzau, Germany more than 30 years ago. The company has since expanded, becoming a leading solutions developer for European companies in these markets and beyond.
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SGO delivers AJA T-TAP Support for Mistika Boutique
SGO delivers AJA T-TAP Support for Mistika Boutique
Launches free 90-day software trial for AJA T-TAP, KONA 1, KONA 4, Io 4K and Io 4K Plus customers
​SGO today announced that it has partnered with AJA Video Systems to make its subscription-based full-finishing software solution Mistika Boutique compatible with AJA’s T-TAP, the portable Thunderbolt™-powered I/O device, in the latest Mistika 10 release. The company simultaneously announced the launch of a special promotion offering a free 90-day trial of Mistika Boutique with new AJA T-TAP, KONA 1, KONA 4, Io 4K and Io 4K Plus purchases.
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AJA HELO & ROI Help The VCC Redefine Live Video Remotes
AJA HELO & ROI Help The VCC Redefine Live Video Remotes
The Video Call Center Redefines Live Video Remotes with AJA HELO and ROI
Widespread accessibility to internet connectivity and high-quality smart device cameras have brought live, self-shot interviews to the forefront of modern television, from reality star confessionals to athlete commentary. As the global population continues to shift toward a remote workforce, the role of these interviews is rapidly growing.
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AJA Introduces New 12G-SDI Mini-Converters
AJA Introduces New 12G-SDI Mini-Converters
Debuts 12G-SDI 4-channel analog audio embedder/disembedder converters with LC and ST Fiber options, 12G FiDO ST converters and ST Fiber support for HA5-12G and Hi5-12G
– AJA Video Systems has expanded its powerful, portable family of 12G-SDI Mini-Converters, including new models that extend Fiber connectivity to simplify the transfer of 12G-SDI over long distances (up to 10 km) via a single optical cable with lockable ST connectors. FiDO-T-12G-ST and FiDO-R-12G-ST enable single-channel conversion between 12G-SDI and ST Fiber; the HA5-12G-T-ST and Hi5-12G-R-ST support conversion between HDMI 2.0 and 12G-SDI and ST Fiber; and the 12G-AMA facilitates 12G-SDI analog audio embedding/disembedding, with a range of model variations available for transmitting and receiving signals over 12G-SDI BNC, LC Fiber or ST Fiber.
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AJA Upgrades Ki Pro GO H.264 Recorder and Player
AJA Upgrades Ki Pro GO H.264 Recorder and Player
New v2.0 firmware update enhances H.264 recording quality choices, expands timecode options and introduces network downloading and enhanced super out functionality
AJA Video Systems has released Ki Pro GO v2.0 firmware for its powerful and portable multi-channel H.264 recorder and player. The feature-rich update introduces enhancements for improved H.264 recording quality and reliability, including recording support for up to 25 Mbps, 10-bit and 4:2:2 color space.
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AJA & SKAARHOJ Integrate AJA FS Products with Rack Control Duo
AJA & SKAARHOJ  Integrate AJA FS Products with Rack Control Duo
AJA and SKAARHOJ have joined forces to integrate control of AJA’s FS family of frame syncs/converters with SKAARHOJ’s Rack Control Duo, streamlining how professionals make RGB color correction and other parameter adjustments across one or many FS devices and channels in live production environments.
AJA Video Systems and SKAARHOJ have joined forces to integrate control of AJA’s FS family of frame synchronizers and converters with SKAARHOJ’s Rack Control Duo, streamlining how professionals make RGB color correction and other parameter adjustments across one or many FS devices and channels in live production environments. Developed in partnership with broadcast services provider NEP, the new Rack Control Duo supports AJA’s FS-HDR, FS4, FS2 and FS1 devices and is capable of ganging control of multiple FS products and processing channels together, making set-up and on-the-fly adjustments faster and easier for operators and engineers with a single tactile hardware control panel.
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AJA Announces Ki Pro Ultra 12G
AJA Announces Ki Pro Ultra 12G
Multi-Channel HD Recorder and 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD Recorder/Player with 12G-SDI Connectivity
AJA Video Systems has announced Ki Pro Ultra 12G, a new single-channel 4K/UltraHD recorder and player or four-channel HD recorder, featuring 12G-SDI connectivity with a host of unique and powerful features. Ki Pro Ultra 12G offers single-channel 4K/UltraHD up to 50/60p recording and playback to and from Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHR, with flexible connectivity options including 12G-SDI, HDMI v2.0 and optional Fiber input and outputs. Alternatively Ki Pro Ultra 12G provides up to four channels of simultaneous HD recording up to 1080 50/60p with independent ProRes profiles per channel.
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Create4MentalHealth Simplifies Streaming Workflows with AJA HELO
Create4MentalHealth Simplifies Streaming Workflows with AJA HELO
AJA’s standalone HELO H.264 streaming, recording and encoding device is central to the organization’s workflow to streamline reliable capture and delivery
Dedicated to raising awareness for invisible illnesses and founded by a team of creatives with a passion for the arts, Create4MentalHealth leverages live streaming workflows to connect with global audiences and deliver real-time content via social media networks. The UK-based nonprofit organization engages with youth around the world through live content and produced videos that deliver positive messages and offer mental health support. AJA’s standalone HELO H.264 streaming, recording and encoding device is central to the organization’s workflow to streamline reliable capture and delivery.
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AJA Corvid Developer Cards Power I/O for WASP3D’s Real-Time Broadcast Graphics
AJA Corvid Developer Cards Power I/O for WASP3D’s Real-Time Broadcast Graphics
AJA Corvid 88, Corvid 44, and Corvid 24 I/O cards are at the heart of real-time broadcast graphics for New Delhi-based company whose work is installed in over 40 countries
From breaking news, elections and politics, to the latest live coverage of eSports gaming tournaments and sporting events, WASP3D is a leading global provider of end-to-end real-time broadcast graphics solutions for live production workflows. Headquartered in New Delhi with offices located around the world, WASP3D’s technology solutions seamlessly integrate real-time broadcast graphics for livestreaming, OTT, television and professional AV workflows, with hundreds of installations in more than 40 countries globally. Visually enriched elements including augmented reality graphics, virtual sets, touch screen presentations and video wall graphics using design, data integration, management and automation tools are developed for clients via custom installation packages with AJA Corvid 88, Corvid 44, and Corvid 24 I/O cards at the core.
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AJA Ships HDR Image Analyzer 12G with 8K Support
AJA Ships HDR Image Analyzer 12G with 8K Support
Developed in partnership with Colorfront, HDR Image Analyzer 12G supports up to 8K/UHD2 HDR monitoring and analysis for high raster content over 12G-SDI
AJA Video Systems is now shipping HDR Image Analyzer 12G, the powerful, real-time HDR and WCG monitoring and analysis platform featuring 12G-SDI connectivity. Developed in partnership with Colorfront, HDR Image Analyzer 12G supports up to 8K/UHD2 HDR monitoring and analysis for high raster content over 12G-SDI, with the simplicity of single-cable connectivity for higher bandwidth workflows.
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Live Streams Powered by AJA HELO Help Cornell Big Red Fans Get in the Game
Live Streams Powered by AJA HELO Help Cornell Big Red Fans Get in the Game
Cornell provides live match coverage of 16 sports via ESPN+ and the international Ivy League Network on Stretch Internet, plus social media channels
For Cornell University Athletics’ multimedia and production arm, downtime is unusual. Between streaming regular matches for 16 sports to ESPN+ and the international Ivy League Network on Stretch Internet, as well as ancillary content to its social media channels, the department keeps a packed schedule. To manage the workload and bring Big Red fans high quality video coverage of their favorite sports, it uses AJA HELO H.264 streaming and recording devices in a range of streaming configurations, including direct RTMP streaming to ESPN+ and Stretch Internet.
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TD Lutz Conneus Adapts to Client AV Demands with AJA Gear
TD Lutz Conneus Adapts to Client AV Demands with AJA Gear
AJA tools for live production chameleon includes HELO H.264 streamer/recorder, the Io 4K audio and video I/O device, and the Ki Pro Ultra Plus digital recorder, among others
No working day is ever the same for Freelance Technical Director Lutz Conneus. In any given week, the Hamburg, Germany-based professional can be found developing a live stream workflow for a local public broadcaster, live streaming an indie band’s concert to YouTube, or supporting AV for a corporate launch event. A live production chameleon, he’s able meet a range of live streaming and AV needs using a small arsenal of gear from AJA Video Systems, including the HELO H.264 streamer/recorder, the Io 4K audio and video I/O device, and the Ki Pro Ultra Plus digital recorder, among other tools.
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Tokyo's Tohdai Delivers Online College Prep Courses with AJA HELO to Help Med Students Make the Grade
Tokyo's Tohdai Delivers Online College Prep Courses with AJA HELO to Help Med Students Make the Grade
Hayabusa classes are shot on two Sony PXW-X160 cameras with a TASCAM DR-10L pin microphone tapped for audio recording; camera and audio sources are input to a Roland video switcher and routed to HELO for recording
To pass rigorous university entrance exams, prospective Japanese medical students turn to comprehensive online training courses from Tohdai. The Tokyo-based medical software developer and education provider is a leading resource for students, with web-based courses taught through the company’s Hayabusa college preparatory program, captured using hardware from AJA Video Systems.
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Taiwan's King Communication Taps AJA Gear to Broadcast Cardiology Procedures for Medical Training
Taiwan's King Communication Taps AJA Gear to Broadcast Cardiology Procedures for Medical Training
KUMO 1616 and KUMO CP are used for routing; FS1-X manages frame synchronization; and FiDO-2R and U-TAP SDI are leveraged to transfer video signals from medical devices
Broadcasting cardiology procedures has the potential to save a life by educating medical professionals and students on the latest new technologies and advancements in the field. To broadcast surgeries to cardiologists around the world, the Taiwan Society of Cardiology (TSOC) relies upon video production services delivered by King Communication, a Taipei City-based specialist in broadcasting and livestreaming content for medical facilities, sporting events, concerts and conferences, featuring a wide range of products from AJA Video Systems.
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Post Malone Takes AJA Ki Pro GO on “Runway” Tour
Post Malone Takes AJA Ki Pro GO on “Runway” Tour
Eight cameras capture multiple views of the stage, recorded using AJA Ki Pro GO and an assortment of other AJA gear
Post Malone hit the tour circuit this fall with “Runway,” bringing audiences a visual feast of video, lights, sound, lasers, smoke and pyrotechnics alongside his genre-bending music. Video and lighting rental company PRG-VER is providing its equipment and services for the tour, which has already stopped in 37 cities across North America and was recently extended for a longer run starting in February 2020. All of the performances take place on an elaborate set flanked by two 50-foot tall portrait LED screens that frame a large runway. With help from the show’s video team, Video Engineer Jason Harvey and Video Director Zac Leonard serve up live video overlaid with real time effects to audiences via the displays as Post Malone performs. Each concert is recorded using AJA Ki Pro GO and an assortment of other AJA gear.
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AJA Releases Desktop Software v15.5 for KONA, Io and T-TAP
AJA Releases Desktop Software v15.5 for KONA, Io and T-TAP
New features include Metal support on macOS and full compatibility with macOS Catalina; HDR over SDI via VPID; and HDR Test Patterns for 8K/UHD2/4K/UHD/2K/HD workflows
AJA Video Systems released Desktop Software v15.5 for KONA, Io and T-TAP products, featuring additional functionality for both HDR and 8K workflows, plus new performance upgrades enhancing creative freedom and flexibility across Windows®, Linux® and macOS®. New features include Metal support on macOS and full compatibility with macOS Catalina; HDR over SDI via VPID; and HDR Test Patterns for 8K/UHD2/4K/UHD/2K/HD workflows. For the KONA 5 PCIe I/O card, the update also adds full 2SI SMPTE raster support for 8K; RGB support for 8K capture and playback; and 8K to 4K downsample via HDMI.
published 10 months ago   read more
AJA Introduces 8K Support for HDR Image Analyzer 12G
AJA Introduces 8K Support for HDR Image Analyzer 12G
Advanced HDR monitoring and analysis with 12G-SDI connectivity
AJA Video Systems has announced new 8K support for HDR Image Analyzer 12G, its powerful real-time HDR and WCG monitoring and analysis platform developed in partnership with Colorfront. The upcoming free software release will feature up to 8K/UHD2 HDR monitoring and analysis for high raster content with 12G-SDI for higher bandwidth workflows with the simplicity of single-cable connectivity.
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Minnesota House of Representatives Modernizes Live Streams with AJA HELO
Minnesota House of Representatives Modernizes Live Streams with AJA HELO
Non-partisan office of the Minnesota House of Representatives streams live content 24/7 using 13 AJA HELOs
With millions of daily visitors, YouTube has become an ideal platform for government agencies to keep the public apprised of breaking legislative developments. Content traditionally reserved for public TV or meeting rooms is now increasingly being live streamed, as the Minnesota House of Representatives is showing. House Public Information Services, a non-partisan office of the Minnesota House of Representatives, broadcasts select meetings live on PBS and cable when the House is in session, but also delivers a live stream of every meeting room to YouTube, relying on AJA’s HELO to stream meeting content to potential viewers 24/7.
published 11 months ago   read more
IBC 2019: AJA Reveals New 12G-SDI, HDR, openGear & IP Solutions
IBC 2019: AJA Reveals New 12G-SDI, HDR, openGear & IP Solutions
Streamlines HDR, 8K, 4K, UltraHD, HD and IP workflows with new flexible, high performance products and feature-filled updates
AJA Video Systems today unveiled new products and updates designed to advance broadcast, production, post and proAV workflows. Addressing growing bandwidth requirements for high quality content creation and delivery, AJA is showcasing the HDR Image Analyzer 12G, the KUMO 6464-12G for routing, as well as the newly shipping Corvid 44 12G developer I/O models this year at IBC. AJA has also introduced the FS-Mini utility frame sync Mini-Converter and three new openGear® compatible cards, including OG-FS-Mini, OG-ROI-DVI and OG-ROI-HDMI. Additionally, the company is previewing Desktop Software updates for KONA, Io and T-TAP, UltraHD support for IPR Mini-Converter receivers, and FS4 frame synchronizer enhancements.
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RT Software Standardizes on AJA I/O Solutions for Fast, Reliable Graphics Playout
RT Software Standardizes on AJA I/O Solutions for Fast, Reliable Graphics Playout
AJA Corvid and KONA I/O products have become RT Software’s go-to technology for its graphics solutions, including the 3d-Live engine, which BBC Studio used earlier this summer to deliver graphics for Wimbledon coverage
Audiences expect high quality visuals across broadcast and OTT content whether tuning into the local news or catching a football match on a mobile phone, and the bar continues to rise as augmented reality (AR) becomes more widely used to visualize information like weather patterns, athletic performance, match plays and more.
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AJA I/O Hardware Helps Brainstorm Deliver Flexible, Real-Time Graphics and Virtual Set Solutions
AJA I/O Hardware Helps Brainstorm Deliver Flexible, Real-Time Graphics and Virtual Set Solutions
AJA solutions designed by Brainstorm have been installed in more than 2,500 facilities worldwide run by major broadcasters like RTVE, CNBC, CBS, NHK and RAI
Spanish broadcast specialist company Brainstorm is known for creating sophisticated real-time 3D graphics and virtual set solutions used in broadcast, production and proAV environments around the world. The company, which recently celebrated its 25th year in business, services clients from its Madrid and Valencia headquarters as well as offices in the U.S., Mexico, Singapore and Beijing. To date, its solutions have been installed in more than 2,500 facilities worldwide run by major broadcasters like RTVE, CNBC, CBS, NHK and RAI; regional stations; and content providers in entertainment, sports and drama. When its clients need flexible, reliable audio and video I/O, the company depends on gear AJA gear.
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AJA Ships KUMO 3232-12G Compact 32x32 12G-SDI Router
AJA Ships KUMO 3232-12G Compact 32x32 12G-SDI Router
32x 12G-SDI inputs and 32x 12G-SDI outputs in a portable 2RU profile for flexible and cost-efficient 12G-SDI routing
AJA Video Systems has started shipping KUMO 3232-12G compact routers, featuring 32x 12G-SDI inputs and 32x 12G-SDI outputs in a portable 2RU profile for flexible and cost-efficient 12G-SDI routing.
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AJA Ships Ki Pro GO Multi-Channel H.264 Recorder/Player
AJA Ships Ki Pro GO Multi-Channel H.264 Recorder/Player
Standalone, multi-channel H.264 redundant recorder capable of capturing up to four simultaneous HD or SD channels to affordable, off-the-shelf USB media
u>AJA Video Systems has shipped Ki Pro GO, a standalone, multi-channel H.264 redundant recorder capable of capturing up to four simultaneous HD or SD channels to affordable, off-the-shelf USB media. Portable and genlock free, Ki Pro GO is the ideal workflow solution for live production scenarios including live events, concerts, sports stadiums, corporate, medical, on-set, and beyond.
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Arena TV Streamlines Simultaneous HDR and SDR Production with AJA FS-HDR
Arena TV Streamlines Simultaneous HDR and SDR Production with AJA FS-HDR
Recently deployed during the FA Cup Final broadcast, the workflow harnesses AJA’s FS-HDR HDR converter/frame sync, FS4 converter/frame-sync, and Hi5-4K-Plus Mini-Converters
As broadcasters across Europe look to reinvigorate the audience experience, production professionals are rapidly getting on board with HDR. Although HDR displays are not yet standard in most homes, video acquired in HDR and delivered in SDR can still enhance the viewing experience, which has production teams looking at how they can best deliver simultaneous live HDR and SDR feeds.
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New World Symphony to WALLCAST 4K HDR Concerts Live with AJA 12G-SDI Solutions
New World Symphony to WALLCAST 4K HDR Concerts Live with AJA 12G-SDI Solutions
NWS is updating its WALLCAST production to 4K HDR this summer and leaning on 12G-SDI technology from AJA, driving three Christie 35,000 lumen 4K projectors
New World Symphony’s mission is simple: share the beauty of classical music as widely as possible. With this in mind, the Miami-based orchestral academy launched its WALLCAST® series over 10 years ago and will celebrate its 100th Wallcast ™ on October 12, 2019. Each production translates live concert hall performances into simulcasts viewed by thousands of people in outdoor event space SoundScape Park. To elevate the audience experience, NWS is updating its WALLCAST production to 4K HDR this summer and leaning on 12G-SDI technology from AJA.
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AJA FS-HDR Powers First-Ever Simultaneous UltraHD HDR / HD SDR Broadcast for South Korean Audiences
AJA FS-HDR Powers First-Ever Simultaneous UltraHD HDR / HD SDR Broadcast for South Korean AudiencesAJA Video Systems helped power the exploration into the endangered habitats of bears and the global crises that threaten the species recently aired in a landmark broadcast event for South Korean audiences. In January 2019, leading domestic television network MBC broadcast “Bear,” an episodic nature documentary series exploring the impact of climate change and urbanization on pandas, grizzlies, polar bears and beyond. This marked the first simultaneous broadcast of HDR and SDR programming in South Korea, providing audiences with UltraHD HDR displays the opportunity to view the engaging wildlife documentary in more vibrant and vivid hues in a wider dynamic range.
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Harvard University Athletics Raises the Streaming Bar for College Sports with AJA Gear
Harvard University Athletics Raises the Streaming Bar for College Sports with AJA Gear
Harvard University Athletics relies on AJA HELO, U-TAP and Ki Pro Ultra for streaming collegiate sports broadcasts to ESPN+, regional outfit NESN and the Ivy League's international streaming platform
Harvard University consistently ranks among U.S. News and World Reports Best Colleges not only for its academic stature but also for its top-notch collegiate athletics program. The institution is home to 42 NCAA Division 1 teams spanning basketball, hockey, football, squash, tennis and many other sports. To keep its students, alumni and Crimson fans up to speed on their favorite teams, the Athletics Departments’ multimedia and production arm produces and broadcasts home games in high quality H.264 to ESPN+, regional outfit NESN and the Ivy League’s international streaming platform, and also creates ancillary content, all using a host of gear from AJA Video Systems.
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AJA Introduces New Tools and Feature Packed Updates at NAB 2019
AJA Introduces New Tools and Feature Packed Updates at NAB 2019
New Ki Pro GO H.264 multi-channel HD/SD recorder/player, 14 openGear converter cards, two new IP video transmitters, updates featuring improvements for its FS-HDR HDR/WCG Converter, Desktop and Mobile I/O products, AJA Control Room software, HDR Image Analyzer, and HELO recorder/streamer
AJA Video Systems today at NAB 2019, Stand SL2416, announced new solutions and updates that streamline how broadcast, production, post and AV professionals bring audiences dynamic, multi-format content, including the new Ki Pro GO H.264 multi-channel HD/SD recorder/player. Also new to the lineup are 14 openGear converter cards featuring DashBoard software support, two new IP video transmitters that bridge HDMI and 3G-SDI signals to SMPTE ST 2110 and the Corvid 44 12G I/O card for AJA Developers. AJA also introduced updates featuring improvements for its FS-HDR HDR/WCG Converter, Desktop and Mobile I/O products, AJA Control Room software, HDR Image Analyzer, and HELO recorder/streamer.
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Tim Walker Joins AJA Video Systems as Senior Product Manager for FS Family of Frame Synchronizers and Converters
Tim Walker Joins AJA Video Systems as Senior Product Manager for FS Family of Frame Synchronizers and Converters
Walker joins the AJA team from Grass Valley, where he served as senior product manager for its switcher line
Today AJA Video Systems announced that Tim Walker has joined AJA as Senior Product Manager for its FS family of frame synchronizers and converters, including the FS-HDR, as well as the HDR Image Analyzer. Walker joins the team from Grass Valley, where he served as senior product manager for its switcher line. With more than ten years of experience shepherding the development of broadcast equipment, he brings extensive industry knowledge and engineering expertise to AJA, which will help drive innovation of the FS product line forward.
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Princeton Athletics Ups its Live Streaming Game with AJA Gear
Princeton Athletics Ups its Live Streaming Game with AJA Gear
Handling up to three separate destination feeds for more than 200 events a year in 37 sports, Princeton has built two new control rooms, a flypack and on-campus studio, with AJA gear powering routing, conversion, streaming and recording
Emerging live streaming technology and platforms are opening up new avenues for collegiate sports to reach a wider audience, and in this respect, Princeton University is ahead of the game. The video production arm of its Athletics Department streams home games for more than 37 sports to students, alumni and international audiences via ESPN+, Stretch Internet and NBC Sports Philadelphia.
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AJA Ships IPR-10G2-HDMI & IPR-10G2-SDI SMPTE ST 2110 Mini-Converters
AJA Ships IPR-10G2-HDMI & IPR-10G2-SDI SMPTE ST 2110 Mini-Converters
Compact, quiet and powerful video and audio receivers that are capable of bridging 10-bit HD IP video signals to HDMI and SDI
AJA Video Systems is now shipping two new SMPTE ST 2110 IP video Mini-Converters. The IPR-10G2-HDMI and IPR-10G2-SDI are compact, quiet and powerful video and audio receivers that are capable of bridging 10-bit HD IP video signals to HDMI and SDI. Both models are equipped with dual 10 GigE SFP+ cages for hitless switching, providing redundancy protection in critical distribution and monitoring applications.
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Sonoran Video Systems Supports 12G-SDI Playback with AJA KONA 5
Sonoran Video Systems Supports 12G-SDI Playback with AJA KONA 5
Sonoran Video Systems now supports broadcast-quality 12G-SDI playback for live event production with the integration of AJA’s KONA 5 PCIe I/O card within the Coyote S12G Playback Server
Sonoran Video Systems announced support for broadcast-quality 12G-SDI playback with the integration of AJA’s KONA 5 PCIe I/O card within the Coyote S12G Playback Server.
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FrameTrunk Takes on UltraHD Production and Post with AJA Corvid 88
FrameTrunk Takes on UltraHD Production and Post with AJA Corvid 88
As more clients began to express interest in UltraHD, FrameTrunk revamped its live ingest systems with high-density AJA Corvid 88 video and audio I/O cards, which help manage multiple, high resolution input and output streams
Pop-up production and post best describe the flavor of services that FrameTrunk offers its clients. The UK-based company works with broadcasters, production companies and corporations to provide tailored solutions and on-site support for everything from ingest to editorial, cloud-based logging, live streaming, contribution and more.
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AJA HA5-12G Mini-Converters Now Available
High-Quality HDMI 2.0 to 12G-SDI, with Fiber Model; provides powerful conversion of an HDMI 2.0 input to two 12G-SDI single link outputs, supports Extended Display Identification Data (EDID) emulation
AJA Video Systems is expanding its 12G-SDI products for professional broadcast, production and proAV workflows with the new HA5-12G Mini-Converters, now shipping.
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AJA Ships FS-HDR v2.6 with New Dynamic LUTs
AJA Ships FS-HDR v2.6 with New Dynamic LUTsAJA Video Systems has released a free v2.6 firmware update for the FS-HDR real-time HDR and WCG converter/frame-sync, fusing AJA’s production-proven hardware technology with Colorfront Engine™ video and color space processing. FS-HDR v2.6 introduces new Dynamic 3D LUTs, with dynamic LUT support from Pomfort LiveGrade Pro and TV Logic WonderLookPro. FS-HDR v2.6 also brings 8K support with new gang control, and additional new color transformation enhancements.
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AJA Ships HDR Image Analyzer
AJA Ships HDR Image Analyzer
Powerful real-time HDR monitoring and analysis for 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD
AJA Video Systems is now shipping HDR Image Analyzer, a powerful real-time HDR monitoring and analysis solution developed in partnership with Colofront to help high dynamic range productions achieve more engaging visuals. HDR Image Analyzer features waveform, histogram and vectorscope monitoring and analysis of 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD, HDR and WCG content for broadcast and OTT production, post-production, QC and mastering.
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AJA Adds UltraHD Support to IPR-10G-HDMI with v1.1 Firmware
AJA Adds UltraHD Support to IPR-10G-HDMI with v1.1 FirmwareAJA Video Systems today released v1.1 firmware for its IPR-10G-HDMI Mini-Converter, which enables SMPTE ST 2110 IP video/audio to HDMI. Available as a free download, the update adds support for UltraHD up to 30p and integrates new improvements for discovery, registration and control.
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AJA Showcases 8K Solutions at Inter BEE 2018
AJA Showcases 8K Solutions at Inter BEE 2018
Breakthrough 8K HDR Transforms, 8K Desktop I/O, and 8K Signal Conversions
At Inter BEE 2018, AJA Video Systems is exhibiting next-generation 8K workflows with a range of flexible real-world solutions that are available today.
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AJA Releases Desktop Software v15 for KONA, Io and T-TAP
AJA Releases Desktop Software v15 for KONA, Io and T-TAP
Available now as a free download for KONA, Io, and T-Tap products
Today at Inter BEE 2018, AJA Video Systems announced that Desktop Software v15 is now available as a free download for KONA, Io and T-TAP products.
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AJA Ships KONA 5 with 12G-SDI I/O
AJA Ships KONA 5 with 12G-SDI I/OInter BEE Booth #7205 -- Today at Inter BEE 2018, AJA Video Systems announced that KONA 5 is now shipping. The next generation of AJA’s industry-leading KONA line, KONA 5 is a video and audio I/O card supporting the latest 12G-SDI I/O and HDMI 2.0 monitoring video connections, designed for workstations or Thunderbolt™ 3-connected chassis. KONA 5 enables single-cable 4K/UltraHD high frame rate, deep color and HDR workflows with the most popular creative applications on macOS, Windows, and Linux. For Developers using the AJA SDK, KONA 5 also offers advanced features including multi-channel 4K I/O and 8K 60p support.
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AJA Corvid Cards Drive Atlas-Fractal Media Servers to Power Large Scale Video Playback at Russian World Cup 2018 Host Stadiums
AJA Corvid Cards Drive Atlas-Fractal Media Servers to Power Large Scale Video Playback at Russian World Cup 2018 Host StadiumsTechnical specialists at Russia’s Innovative Television Systems (INTV) develop and manufacture graphics workstations, architect workflows, integrate systems and provide production support for special events. Founded in November 2008, the St. Petersburg-based company recently rolled out a powerful new media server, dubbed Atlas-Fractal, which leverages AJA’s Corvid 88 multi-stream, multi-format PCIe I/O card to play back video content on a videocube, giant LED screens and LED video perimeters in several major Russian sports stadiums and arenas.
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AJA Introduces KONA 5 with 12G-SDI I/O, and Desktop Software v15
AJA Introduces KONA 5 with 12G-SDI I/O, and Desktop Software v15
New KONA simplifies 4K/UltraHD, HFR, deep color and HDR workflows with next-gen desktop video and audio I/O connectivity
IBC Conference Stand 7.C25 — At IBC 2018, AJA Video Systems debuted KONA 5, a new 8-lane PCIe 3.0 video and audio I/O card supporting 12G-SDI I/O and HDMI 2.0 monitoring/output for workstations or Thunderbolt 3-connected chassis. KONA 5 supports 4K/UltraHD and HD high frame rate, deep color and HDR workflows over a single cable. For developers, AJA’s SDK offers support for KONA 5 multi-channel 12G-SDI I/O, enabling multiple 4K streams of input or output.
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AJA Expands IP Mini-Converter Portfolio at IBC 2018
AJA Expands IP Mini-Converter Portfolio at IBC 2018
Debuts IPR-10G2-HDMI and IPR-10G2-SDI SMPTE ST 2110 10 GigE video and audio receivers
IBC Conference Stand 7.C25 (September 14, 2018)— AJA Video Systems today announced new IPR-10G2-HDMI and IPR-10G2-SDI SMPTE ST 2110 video and audio receivers featuring new dual 10 GigE SFP+ cages that provide hitless switching for redundancy protection in critical distribution and monitoring applications and support for bridging UltraHD or HD signals over IP to HDMI or SDI.
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AJA Launches HDR Image Analyzer at IBC 2018
AJA Launches HDR Image Analyzer at IBC 2018
Streamlines HDR monitoring and analysis with new 1RU device featuring Colorfront technology
IBC Conference Stand 7.C25 — AJA Video Systems today announced the availability of its new HDR Image Analyzer, an HDR monitoring and analysis appliance powered by Colorfront developed software. On display at IBC 2018, Stand 7.C25, HDR Image Analyzer supports the monitoring and analysis of 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD, HDR and WCG content for broadcast and OTT entertainment across production, postproduction, quality control (QC) and mastering.
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AJA Unveils FS-HDR v2.6 Update at IBC 2018
AJA Unveils FS-HDR v2.6 Update at IBC 2018
Expanded transform capabilities support emerging HDR workflow demands
IBC Conference Stand 7.C25 — AJA Video Systems announced v2.6 firmware/software for the FS-HDR real time HDR/WCG Converter with Colorfront Engine video processing. The free update includes new color transformation enhancements that give broadcast, production, post and ProAV professionals more flexibility to accomplish new workflows and achieve a consistent, final look when working with a range of 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD, SDR and HDR formats.
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AJA Announces Ki Pro Ultra Plus v4.0 Firmware at IBC 2018
AJA Announces Ki Pro Ultra Plus v4.0 Firmware at IBC 2018
New feature enhancements provide greater recording flexibility
IBC Conference Stand 7.C25 (September 14, 2018)— AJA Video Systems today unveiled free new v4.0 firmware for the Ki Pro Ultra Plus ProRes/DNx recorder/player. Packed with new features, the update advances recording customization – supporting file naming, timecode super out controls, and audio channel mapping.
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AJA Announces HELO v3.0 Firmware at IBC 2018
AJA Announces HELO v3.0 Firmware at IBC 2018
Update to deliver enhanced compatibility, security and web UI customization
IBC Conference Stand 7.C25 — AJA Video Systems today announced that v3.0 firmware for its standalone HELO H.264 streaming and recording device will be coming soon as a free download from AJA’s website. HELO v3.0 includes feature enhancements that allow professionals to keep current with the latest Facebook protocols, support encryption in environments where system and network security are crucial and enable greater language customization in HELO’s web UI.
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AJA Unveils New 12G-SDI, IP and HDR Solutions at IBC 2018
AJA Unveils New 12G-SDI, IP and HDR Solutions at IBC 2018IBC Conference Stand 7.C25 — At IBC 2018, stand 7.C25, AJA has announced new tools and updates that optimize the creation and delivery of multi-format content, allowing professionals to embrace the latest 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 technology, as well as emerging IP and HDR standards and formats.
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AJA Announces OG-X-FR openGear® Compatible Rackframe
AJA Announces OG-X-FR openGear® Compatible Rackframe
Available for Order July 30, 2018
AJA Video Systems today announced that the company is accepting orders for OG-X-FR, the next-generation openGear® compatible rackframe including adaptive cooling and redundant power, among other features.
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AJA Introduces Hi5-12G and HA5-12G Mini-Converters at InfoComm 2018
AJA Introduces Hi5-12G and HA5-12G Mini-Converters at InfoComm 2018
Simplifies Conversion Between 4K/UltraHD HDMI 2.0 and 12G-SDI, with Options to Extend Signals up to 10km Over a Single Fiber Link
At InfoComm 2018, AJA Video Systems announced Hi5-12G, a new 12G-SDI to HDMI 2.0 Mini-Converter, and HA5-12G, an HDMI 2.0 to 12G-SDI Mini-Converter, each available in three model configurations, with or without Fiber SFPs. The new Mini-Converters streamline the transmission of high resolution, high frame rate and deep color content over long distances.
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AJA KUMO 6464 Powers Multi-Signal Routing for Live King of Hammers 2018 Off-Road Race
AJA KUMO 6464 Powers Multi-Signal Routing for Live King of Hammers 2018 Off-Road RaceThe world’s top ULTRA4 racers converge in Johnson Valley, CA every February to compete in the King of Hammers, a week-long series of off-road races spanning more than 200 miles of rocky desert terrain. The race draws in more than 60,000 spectators and is broadcast live to audiences via the ULTRA4 racing website and Livestream.com, with highlights streamed to YouTube and Facebook Live. Hammerking Productions is responsible for the week-long production, capturing and streaming more than seven hours of footage a day to fans on-site and online. With this year’s production involving multiple camera sources and destinations, the Hammerking team tapped AJA Video Systems’s KUMO 6464 for SDI signal routing.
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AJA Announces HELO v2.1 Firmware at NAB 2018
AJA Announces HELO v2.1 Firmware at NAB 2018
Update adds support for closed captioning and HLS streaming, and new Chinese, Japanese and Korean language web UI options
AJA Video Systems today announced v2.1 firmware for its standalone HELO H.264 streaming, recording and encoding device. The free update enables further customization of live streaming and recording workflows with HELO, and includes new features driven by customer feedback.
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AJA Introduces Five New OpenGear Cards with DashBoard Support
AJA Introduces Five New OpenGear Cards with DashBoard SupportAJA Video Systems today announced five new openGear-compatible video and audio rack cards, with support for Ross® Video DashBoard software for remote control and monitoring. Alongside the new cards, the company is also previewing a new next-generation OG-X openGear-compatible rackframe with expanded power capabilities at NAB 2018 at the AJA stand (SL2505).
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AJA Unveils KUMO 3232-12G and KUMO 1616-12G Routers
AJA Unveils KUMO 3232-12G and KUMO 1616-12G Routers
Flexible, cost-efficient 12G-SDI routing for high resolution, high frame rate and deep color productions
AJA Video Systems today introduced KUMO 3232-12G and KUMO 1616-12G, two new compact 12G-SDI routers. KUMO 3232-12G offers 32x 12G-SDI inputs and 32x 12G-SDI outputs, and the KUMO 1616-12G offers 16x 12G-SDI inputs and 16x 12G-SDI outputs.
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AJA Announces New Solutions Supporting SMPTE ST 2110 at NAB
AJA Announces New Solutions Supporting SMPTE ST 2110 at NAB
IPR-10G-HDMI Converter Bridges IP to HDMI; Desktop Software v14.2 Adds SMPTE ST 2110 Support to KONA IP
AJA Video Systems today revealed the new IPR-10G-HDMI Mini-Converter, which converts SMPTE ST 2110 IP video/audio to HDMI. This new Mini-Converter allows broadcast, production, post and ProAV professionals to output SMPTE ST 2110 video/audio to HDMI monitors. AJA also introduced SMPTE ST 2110 support for its KONA IP via free Desktop Software v14.2.
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AJA Introduces KONA HDMI and KONA 1 at NAB
AJA Introduces KONA HDMI and KONA 1 at NAB
New multi-channel 2K/HD or single-channel 4K/UltraHD HDMI capture, and affordable 3G-SDI capture and playout
AJA Video Systems has unveiled two new KONA cards, and announced Desktop Software v14.2. KONA HDMI is a PCIe card for multi-channel HD and single-channel 4K HDMI capture for live production, streaming, gaming, VR and post production, while KONA 1 is a PCIe card for single-channel HD/SD 3G-SDI capture/playback. Desktop Software v14.2 adds support for KONA 1 and KONA HDMI, plus new improvements for AJA KONA, Io and T-TAP™ products.
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AJA Unveils New 2TB Pak 2000 SSD Recording Media
AJA Unveils New 2TB Pak 2000 SSD Recording Media
Announces HFS+ and exFAT Options for Pak Media
Today AJA Video Systems expanded its line of Pak SSD media with the introduction of the 2TB Pak 2000 for Ki Pro Ultra and Ki Pro Ultra Plus recording and playback devices. The company also revealed new ordering options for the entire Pak drive family, including HFS+ formatting for macOS® users and exFAT for PC and universal use.
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24 AJA FS-HDRs Power 4K/UHD HDR Conversion for BetaMedia/DBW Mobile Productions
24 AJA FS-HDRs Power 4K/UHD HDR Conversion for BetaMedia/DBW Mobile Productions
A Swiss army knife for 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD HDR/SDR workflows, FS-HDR bridges real time HDR to HDR, HDR to SDR and SDR to HDR conversion, and enables real time camera log conversions.
Italian production company BetaMedia delivers a range of television programming for clients including Endemol, Infront, and OBS, among others, with credits spanning “Big Brother Italy,” “Master Chef,” the Alpine Skiing World Cup, Olympics and Series A Football Championship. The company recently joined forces with DBW to develop one of Italy’s first IP-based 4K HDR Outside Broadcast (OB) vans, the Esterna 14. To blend incoming and outgoing signals for 4K/UltraHD HDR, HD HDR and HD SDR broadcasts, BetaMedia recently invested in 24 AJA FS-HDR converters for real-time HDR and WCG conversion.
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AJA FS-HDR Hits the Road for Mobile TV Group 4K/UHD HDR Broadcasts
AJA FS-HDR Hits the Road for Mobile TV Group 4K/UHD HDR Broadcasts
The Mobile TV Group mobile unit houses 14 AJA FS-HDRs for real time HDR conversion and 4K/UltraHD/HD frame synchronization as well as 12 AJA FS1-Xs and 12 AJA UDCs for HD up, down, cross-conversion and frame-synching.
Piecing together the right combination of equipment for a mobile production truck is challenging, but establishing a workflow for a 4K/UltraHD HDR truck is a whole new ball game, one that Mobile TV Group’s (MTVG) Peter Wehner excels at. As Director of Engineering, Wehner is one of the architects behind MTVG’s 30 mobile production units, which service more than 4,000 sporting and entertainment productions a year for CBS, CNBC, Fox and DIRECTV, among others.
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AJA Delivers FS-HDR v2.0 Software
AJA Delivers FS-HDR v2.0 Software
Enables Greater Control Over Color Processing and HDR Conversion, Transforms and Expands Camera Format Support
Today, AJA released v2.0 software for its FS-HDR converter/frame synchronizer, for real time HDR transforms and 4K/HD up, down, cross-conversion. FS-HDR v2.0 software introduces intuitive new parametric controls that allow users to fine tune the look of final transforms in FS-HDR, and adds support for camera formats Sony S-Log3 S-Gamut3 Cine and S-Log3 BT.2020.
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AJA Releases Io 4K Plus with Thunderbolt 3 and Desktop Software v14
AJA Releases Io 4K Plus with Thunderbolt 3 and Desktop Software v14
Simplifies 4K/UltraHD and HDR Workflows and Boosts Audio Capabilities for Post Production Professionals
AJA Video Systems today announced the availability of the Io 4K Plus, a Thunderbolt 3 capture and output device, as well as free Desktop Software v14 for its family of KONA and Io products.
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AJA and Avid Team Up On Avid Artist | DNxIP Hardware Interface
AJA and Avid Team Up On Avid Artist | DNxIP Hardware Interface
New Device Based on AJA Io IP Technology Streamlines Professional I/O with Avid Media Composer for IP Workflows
AJA Video Systems today announced that it has collaborated with Avid® to develop Avid Artist™ | DNxIP™, a new hardware interface option for Avid Media Composer® users that supports high frame rate, deep color and high dynamic range IP workflows. Avid Artist | DNxIP is a Thunderbolt 3 equipped I/O device that enables the transfer of SMPTE standard HD video over 10 GigE IP networks, with high-quality local monitoring over 3G-SDI and HDMI 2.0.
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AJA Unveils Io IP with Thunderbolt 3 at Inter BEE 2017
AJA Unveils Io IP with Thunderbolt 3 at Inter BEE 2017
Delivers Flexible, Mobile I/O for Broadcast IP Pipelines
AJA Video Systems today announced the new Io IP capture and output device for broadcast IP workflows. The portable device simplifies the transfer of SMPTE standard HD video over 10 GigE IP networks, with high-quality local monitoring over 3G-SDI and HDMI 2.0, and supports high frame rate, deep color and high dynamic range workflows.
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AJA Delivers Free Update: HELO v1.1 Firmware
Free update update streamlines live streaming, encoding and recording content
AJA Video Systems v1.1 firmware for HELO – the company’s portable H.264 streaming and recording device – is now available as a free download from the AJA website. The latest update streamlines live streaming, encoding and recording content.
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AJA Brings New Features to The RovoCam Camera System with RovoControl 3.0
AJA Brings New Features to The RovoCam Camera System with RovoControl 3.0At NAB 2017, AJA Video Systems revealed new features for its RovoCam compact block camera and accompanying RovoRx HDBaseT receivers via new RovoControl 3.0 software. RovoControl 3.0 delivers several new customer-requested features and UI enhancements that improve camera configuration and control.
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AJA Announces HELO v1.1 Firmware
AJA Announces HELO v1.1 FirmwareAJA Video Systems announced new v1.1 firmware for its versatile HELO H.264 streaming, encoding and recording device. The update adds new features to HELO that further simplify and expand live production workflows.
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AJA Unveils New 12G-SDI and Fiber Mini-Converters at NAB 2017
AJA Unveils New 12G-SDI and Fiber Mini-Converters at NAB 2017
Debuts 12GDA 12G/3G/SD-SDI Re-clocking Distribution Amplifier and 12GM 12G-SDI to/from 3G-SDI Muxer/DeMuxer alongside New FiDO Multi-Mode Options
AJA Video Systems today announced new Mini-Converters that resolve interoperability and interconnectivity challenges in modern broadcast and ProAV environments. New products include the 12GDA 12G/3G/SD-SDI Re-clocking Distribution Amplifier, 12GM 12G-SDI to/from 3G-SDI Muxer/DeMuxer, and new Multi-Mode SFP options for its family of FiDO SDI/Optical Fiber Mini-Converters.
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AJA Announces New KUMO CP2 Control Panel at NAB 2017
AJA Announces New KUMO CP2 Control Panel at NAB 2017
Flexible LAN-based controller for all KUMO routers
AJA Video Systems unveiled its new destination-oriented KUMO CP2 Control Panel for plug-and-play control of AJA’s complete line of compact KUMO SDI routers. Ideal for broadcast environments, it can be used in standalone or networked configurations for KUMO 6464, 3232, 1616 and 1604.
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AJA Introduces New Solutions for IP Workflows at NAB 2017
AJA Introduces New Solutions for IP Workflows at NAB 2017
Announces KONA IP License Option for JPEG 2000; Previews KONA IP Firmware for SMPTE 2110; Debuts IPT-1G-HDMI and IPT-1G-SDI Mini-Converters
AJA Video Systems announced new firmware for its KONA IP desktop video and audio I/O card, along with two new IP Mini-Converters, significantly expanding flexibility in IP-based workflows. A new KONA IP license option for JPEG 2000 (2K), a preview of KONA IP firmware for SMPTE 2110, and new IPT-1G-HDMI and IPT-1G-SDI Mini-Converters will facilitate flexible and cost-efficient delivery of work to and from creative suites via 1Gb Ethernet.
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AJA Launches Ki Pro Ultra Plus with 4-Channel HD Recording and HDMI 2.0 Support
AJA Launches Ki Pro Ultra Plus with 4-Channel HD Recording and HDMI 2.0 SupportAJA Video Systems today announced Ki Pro Ultra Plus, introducing 1, 2, 3 or 4-channel simultaneous HD recording up to 1080 50/60p, and full HDMI 2.0 (up to 12-bit capture and output) for 4K/UltraHD workflows.
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AJA Previews FS-HDR with Breakthrough HDR Conversion Support at NAB 2017
AJA Previews FS-HDR with Breakthrough HDR Conversion Support at NAB 2017
FS-HDR Frame Synchronizer and Converter Delivers HDR and Wide Color Gamut Processing, Powered by Colorfront Engine™
AJA Video Systems is previewing FS-HDR, an exciting new product delivering breakthrough HDR workflow conversion capabilities. Building on AJA’s flagship FS4, and incorporating the latest HDR technology from Academy and Emmy Award-winning developer Colorfront, FS-HDR provides HDR and Wide Color Gamut (WCG) processing and conversion for real time 4K/UHD and 2K/HD workflows. It will be demonstrated for the first time as a technology preview during NAB 2017 at AJA’s booth, #SL2505.
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AJA Announces Free Desktop Software v13 for KONA, Io and T-TAP
AJA Announces Free Desktop Software v13 for KONA, Io and T-TAP
Introduces HLG Support for HDR workflows, 12-Bit/BT.2020 Support for Apple® Final Cut Pro® X, ProRes XQ Playback, KONA IP Support for JPEG 2000 and More
AJA Video Systems unveiled Desktop Software v13 for its KONA, Io and T-TAP families of video and audio input/output devices, which will be on display at NAB 2017 in the AJA Booth, SL2505. The new update expands HDR and IP pipelines with support for Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG) and JPEG 2000 workflows. In addition to HDR-10, HLG playout is now also possible from Adobe® Premiere Pro® with AJA KONA 4, Io 4K and KONA IP.
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AJA Announces Support for Latest Adobe Premiere Pro CC Spring Release
AJA Announces Support for Latest Adobe Premiere Pro CC Spring Release
New AJA Desktop Software v13 for KONA 4, Io 4K and KONA IP Brings Support for HLG Playout and JPEG 2000 Workflows to Adobe Premiere Pro
AJA Video Systems today announced support for exciting new HDR and JPEG 2000 workflows with the new spring releases of Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC, part of Adobe Creative Cloud®. AJA’s new Desktop Software v13 brings new HDR support, which will enable HLG playout from Adobe Premiere Pro with the AJA KONA 4 desktop I/O card or an AJA Io 4K Thunderbolt enabled I/O device.
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AJA Releases Ki Pro Ultra v2.2 Firmware with Avid MXF Support
AJA Releases Ki Pro Ultra v2.2 Firmware with Avid MXF SupportAJA Video Systems today released Ki Pro Ultra v2.2 firmware featuring Avid MXF support for HD workflows. Ki Pro Ultra v2.2 is available now as a free download and expands production workflows by adding MXF with OP1a support for DNxHD encoded files to the portable file-based 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD video recorder and playback device.
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AJA Announces $1000 Price Drop for Ki Pro Ultra 4K/UltraHD File-Based Recorder and Player Bringing Cost Down to $2995
AJA Announces $1000 Price Drop for Ki Pro Ultra 4K/UltraHD File-Based Recorder and Player Bringing Cost Down to $2995AJA Video Systems today announced a $1000 price drop for Ki Pro Ultra, the company’s file-based 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD recorder and player, bringing the US MSRP down to $2995. AJA also announced $100 price reductions for the KiStor Dock and Pak Dock respectively, bringing the cost of the Thunderbolt™ and USB docks for Pak and KiStor media down to $295 US MSRP each.
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Faceware Technologies Relies on AJA Ki Pro Rack to Record Top Quality Facial Performances
Faceware Technologies Relies on AJA Ki Pro Rack to Record Top Quality Facial PerformancesFaceware Technologies develops complete hardware and software solutions to deliver advanced facial motion capture to the top film, video game, television and entertainment companies in the world. A sister company to Image Metrics, Faceware has spent over twelve years building facial motion capture software and pipelines. It also sells, rents and provides on-set services to clients in entertainment. Reliable video capture is essential to the success of Faceware’s workflow, which for over seven years has relied on recorders from the AJA Ki Pro family.
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AJA Releases IPR-1G-SDI Mini-Converter for IP Workflows
AJA Releases IPR-1G-SDI Mini-Converter for IP Workflows
Bridges JPEG 2000 over IP to 3G-SDI for source monitoring, digital signage, video walls and other point of use applications
AJA Video Systems today announced that its new IPR-1G-SDI Mini-Converter is now available. IPR-1G-SDI extracts a JPEG 2000 essence from an incoming IP stream and presents it for display on SDI devices.
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AJA Ships HELO H.264 Streaming and Recording Device
AJA Ships HELO H.264 Streaming and Recording DeviceAJA Video Systems today released HELO, its portable new H.264 streaming and recording device. Combining 3G-SDI and HDMI I/O into one standalone appliance, HELO allows users to stream video signals directly to Web Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) while simultaneously encoding and recording H.264 files to an SD card, USB drive or network-based storage with the push of a button.
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AXS TV Adds FS4 to Boost Audio, Fiber and Embed/De-Embed Support in Broadcast Truck Loaded with AJA Pro Kit
AXS TV Adds FS4 to Boost Audio, Fiber and Embed/De-Embed Support in Broadcast Truck Loaded with AJA Pro KitAJA has been a trusted technology partner to AXS TV and its predecessor, HDNET, since the inception of the network. For 15 years, AJA’s Ki Pro family of record/playback devices, as well as KONA video cards, FS frame synchronizers, and Mini-Converters have been used in heavy rotation across the network’s various production trucks, vans, and flight packs.
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Steve Holyhead Joins AJA as Senior Product Manager
Steve Holyhead Joins AJA as Senior Product Manager
Industry Veteran Brings More than Twenty Years of Industry Experience to New Role
AJA Video Systems has hired Steve Holyhead as the new Senior Product Manager for desktop products, based in the company's Grass Valley, Calif. headquarters. Steve joins AJA from Fox Broadcasting Company where he most recently served as Director of Technical Operations. He brings a wealth of experience into this role, having worked in senior positions both client-side in production, and with technology developers that include Avid and Discreet (now Autodesk).
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AJA Releases ROI-SDI Scan Converter
AJA Releases ROI-SDI Scan ConverterAJA Video Systems' ROI-SDI scan converter began shipping today. Wrapping intuitive Region-of-Interest (ROI) controls for professional SDI sources into a portable Mini-Converter form factor, it boasts a 3G-SDI input and simultaneous 3G-SDI and HDMI outputs, and facilitates incredible quality image scaling, in addition to region-of-interest and image rotation at a range of resolutions and frame rates.
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AJA KONA and Io 4K Help Color Casa Loma’s “Legends of Horror”
AJA KONA and Io 4K Help Color Casa Loma’s “Legends of Horror”Built in 1911, Toronto’s sprawling Casa Loma is rumored to be haunted, making it the perfect setting for the haunted house experience “Legends of Horror.” The promenade theatre featured dressed sets augmented by fog, sound effects and animatronics, bringing the venue alive for this year’s Halloween celebration; more than 70 actors representing iconic horror characters like Dracula and Frankenstein and 3D and laser projections took the experience to a whole new level.
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AJA Ships RovoControl v2.0 Software and the RovoRx-SDI Receiver Boosting RovoCam HDBaseT Camera Workflows
AJA Ships RovoControl v2.0 Software and the RovoRx-SDI Receiver Boosting RovoCam HDBaseT Camera Workflows
Software Update Adds New Presets and Better Multicam Control; New Receiver Includes 6G/3G-SDI, Genlock, Frame-Sync, and More
AJA Video Systems today released RovoControl v2.0 software and the RovoRx-SDI receiver. RovoControl v2.0 adds multicam setup and control and several workflow enhancements to the RovoCam HDBaseT compact block camera ecosystem. RovoRx-SDI is a companion receiver for RovoCam with four integrated 6G/3G-SDI outputs plus an UltraHD-capable HDMI output.
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AJA KUMO 6464 Compact SDI Router Now Available
AJA KUMO 6464 Compact SDI Router Now Available
Extremely compact in design, KUMO 6464 facilitates long cable runs, minimizes signal interference and fits seamlessly into an array of broadcast, production, post and AV environments.
AJA Video Systems is taking orders for KUMO 6464, its new compact 3G-SDI router with 64 3G-SDI inputs and 64 3G-SDI outputs for high quality, cost effective signal routing in a small form factor. Extremely compact in design, KUMO 6464 facilitates long cable runs, minimizes signal interference and fits seamlessly into an array of broadcast, production, post and AV environments.
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AJA Releases Desktop Software v12.5 for KONA, Io & T-TAP
AJA Releases Desktop Software v12.5 for KONA, Io & T-TAPAJA Video Systems today released Desktop Software v12.5 for its KONA, Io and T-TAP family of video and audio input/output devices. The v12.5 update adds new support for Apple® Final Cut Pro® X 10.3, Adobe® Creative Cloud® (2017), MXF files, increases streaming capabilities, adds SMPTE 2022-7 support for the KONA IP, and helps enable the latest HDR pipelines.
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AJA Releases Ki Pro Ultra v2.0 Firmware w/Support for Avid DNxHD
AJA Releases Ki Pro Ultra v2.0 Firmware w/Support for Avid DNxHD
Data Integrity of Recording with Ki Pro Ultra, Ki Pro Rack and Ki Pro Quad Ensured via Ki Protect Feature
AJA Video Systems today released v2.0 firmware for Ki Pro Ultra, adding Avid DNxHD support to the portable file-based 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD video recorder and playback device. Available now as a free software download, Ki Pro Ultra v2.0 enables users to record and playback Avid DNxHD .mov files, expanding production workflows.
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Leading Pan-European AV Rental Company, AED Group, Upgrades Inventory with 20 AJA Ki Pro Ultras
Leading Pan-European AV Rental Company, AED Group, Upgrades Inventory with 20 AJA Ki Pro Ultras
AED selected Ki Pro Ultra to offer its customers a cost-effective and compact solution to playback and record 4K Ultra HD footage
AV industry solutions provider and equipment rental house AED recently upgraded its inventory with the purchase of 20 AJA Ki Pro Ultra video recorder and playback devices. With offices located in Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, France and the UK, AED is committed to providing its customers in professional AV with affordable solutions tailored to meet every budget.
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Pro Graphics Operator James Stevens Uses AJA Corvid 88 w/Ross XPression System to Boost Live Graphics Streams
Pro Graphics Operator James Stevens Uses AJA Corvid 88 w/Ross XPression System to Boost Live Graphics StreamsAJA Video Systems’ Corvid 88 video and audio I/O card for developers is supported in the new Ross XPression Quad Real-Time Motion Graphics System. Longtime XPression user James Stevens is an LA-based graphics operator and early adopter of this latest Corvid 88-powered configuration.
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AJA Hires Robert Stacy as Asia Pacific General Manager
AJA Hires Robert Stacy as Asia Pacific General Manager
Industry Veteran to Oversee AJA Sales and Marketing Across Region
AJA Video Systems has hired Robert Stacy as the company’s new Asia Pacific General Manager, based in Tokyo, Japan, Stacy joins the team with more than two decades of experience in the digital video technology business.
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AJA Announces New Mini-Converters at IBC 2016
AJA Announces New Mini-Converters at IBC 2016
Unveils ROI-SDI Scan Converter for Professional SDI Sources, C10DA 1x6 Analog Distribution Amplifier, and IPR-1G-HDMI and IPR-1G-SDI for IP-Based Workflows At IBC Conference Stand 7.F11
AJA Video Systems is expanding its line of Mini-Converters at IBC 2016 with the introduction of the ROI-SDI scan converter with Region-of-Interest controls for professional SDI sources, C10DA analog video distribution amplifier, and IPR-1G-HDMI and IPR-1G-SDI to simplify IP-based workflows.
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AJA Enhances RovoCam HDBaseT Compact Block Camera Workflows
AJA Enhances RovoCam HDBaseT Compact Block Camera Workflows
New RovoRx-SDI Receiver Includes 6G-SDI Support, Genlock, and More; RovoControl v2.0 Software Release Adds New Presets and Better Multicam Control
At IBC Conference Stand 7.F11, AJA Video Systems today announced the new RovoRx-SDI HDBaseT receiver and updated RovoControl v2.0 software. RovoRx-SDI is a companion receiver for RovoCam with four integrated 6G/3G-SDI outputs and HDMI for UltraHD/HD support. RovoControl v2.0 adds multicam setup and control and several workflow enhancements to the RovoCam HDBaseT compact block camera ecosystem.
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AJA Ki Pro v2.0 Firmware Adds Support for Avid DNxHD
AJA Ki Pro v2.0 Firmware Adds Support for Avid DNxHD
New Free v2.0 Firmware Announced for Ki Pro Ultra 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD File-Based Recorder and Player
At IBC Conference, Stand 7.F11, AJA Video Systems today announced Ki Pro Ultra v2.0 firmware adding support for Avid DNxHD to the portable file-based 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD record and playback device. Users can now record and playback Avid DNxHD files, dramatically expanding video and audio production workflows.
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