Primestream - IBC2012 Product Preview

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IBC2012 Product PreviewPrimestream(R)Booth 7.D21Primestream(R)Americas: 15590 NW 15th Ave Miami, FL 33169 Europe: Beumeesweg 48, 9661 AJ Alteveer, The NetherlandsCompany Contact:Warren ArensteinVP of Business DevelopmentTel: +1 305 625 4415Email: warenstein@primestream.comWebsite: www.primestream.comAgency Contact:Peggy BlazeWall Street CommunicationsTel: +1 818 357 3693Email: Company Overview:Primestream's broadcast software solutions offer a seamless, end-to-end platform for digital acquisition of live and file-based video content. Features include media asset management (MAM), editing, logging, playback, publishing to the Web, video contribution via smartphone, and dynamic archiving. The company's portfolio includes the FORK(TM) Production Suite, as well as Mobile2Air(R), ControlStation(TM), and the cloud-based FORK Xchange(TM) Suite. Deployed in more than 300 broadcast operations across 40 countries, Primestream's proven solutions are implemented by some of the world's leading broadcasters, uplink service providers, online digital media operations, and production/postproduction facilities.More information about FORK software solutions is available at and b4m.comPrimestream(R) Products at IBC2012:NEW! FORK(TM) 3.0FORK(TM) 3.0, the next generation of Primestream's acclaimed FORK Production Suite for managing and automating broadcast workflows, will make its European debut at IBC2012. FORK 3.0 boasts new features, technological improvements, and third-party integrations that make it more responsive, powerful, extendable, and capable of handling multiple tasks. Underlying technology enhancements such as drones, dynamic forms, and scripts increase the software's stability, reliability, and functionality. Additionally, the new version includes FORK Xchange(TM) Suite, a new companion application that serves as the Web portal into the FORK environment; the new Shot List Editor, a fast and nimble way to edit proxy content inside of FORK; and the latest versions of Mobile2Air(R) and FORK Social add-on applications. Primestream also continues its commitment to open-platform, hardware-agnostic broadcast solutions by integrating Adobe(R) Premiere(R) Pro, Sony(R) XDCAM(R) Station, and Harmonic ChannelPort(TM) workflows into FORK 3.0.Photo Link: Photo Caption: FORK(TM) 3.0 Production SuiteFORK Xchange(TM) SuiteFORK Xchange(TM) Suite is a new companion application to Primestream's highly acclaimed FORK(TM) software platform for managing and automating broadcast workflows. FORK Xchange Suite is the Web portal into the FORK environment, fully integrating with FORK Production Server and giving broadcasters and media enterprises instant access to content when and where it's needed -- from any Internet-enabled Windows(R), Mac(R), or iOS device.FORK Xchange Suite allows producers and editors to browse and view clips, edit and add metadata and markers, sort content, trigger FORK action scripts, and transfer media from and to multiple remote production servers. FORK Xchange Suite provides frame-accurate markers, real-time metadata synchronization, and full support -- whether users are working from a desktop or an iPad(R).Enhanced Adobe(R) Premiere(R) Pro IntegrationAlso at IBC2012, Primestream(R) will demonstrate the enhanced level of integration of FORK(TM) with both Adobe(R) Premiere(R) Pro and the new Adobe Creative Suite(R) 6 Production Premium on Windows(R) and Mac OS(R) X. Using a newly developed panel, Premiere Pro users are able to search and browse the FORK media asset database with speed; select clips, bins, or timelines created in the FORK Editor; and simply drag those items into a Premiere Pro project. When an edited sequence is complete, users can send the project -- ready for air -- to FORK or into a newsroom system placeholder. Photo Link: Photo Caption: Enhanced Adobe(R) Premiere(R) Pro IntegrationCompany Quote:"At IBC2012, Primestream will demonstrate its long tradition of implementing the newest technologies and broadcast solutions to meet the changing requirements of our clients. FORK Production Suite is the power behind so many Primestream solutions, and the latest version -- FORK 3.0 -- gives our customers the tools to work and collaborate more efficiently. This and the other products we will demonstrate at IBC2012 will help our customers better manage today's workflows and be well prepared for those of tomorrow."-- Claudio Lisman, CEO, Primestream/B4M