CABSAT is coming early this year. For the 2018 edition, we plan to show the next-generation tools and workflow solutions to create, distribute, and optimize media. Powered by MediaCentral®, our leading broadcast, post production, and audio solutions will be on stand ZB6-A40 for a broad demonstration.
Accelerating media production workflows across broadcast, newsroom, and asset management, our new MediaCentral solutions will take center stage at CABSAT 2018. Attendees will see the power of MediaCentral | Cloud UX, a highly-connected, task-oriented graphical user interface that runs on virtually any operating system and device and handles collaboration across teams and locations. It will appear alongside MediaCentral | Production Management, which provides fully customizable, advanced workflow and file management for mid-sized to large production teams and MediaCentral | Asset Management, which manages the entire lifecycle of content, making it easy to browse and retrieve media across multiple tiers of storage for reuse or repurposing.
On the post-production side, we will showcase MediaCentral | Editorial Management, a new robust media asset management tool, that enables users to collaborate in secure and simply configured media workflows without the need for a non-linear editor. We will display its renowned industry leading Media Composer, alongside the popular Avid Artist | DNxIV interface, which offers comprehensive format support and easily captures, monitors and outputs 4K, UHD.
Also on display: Avid Artist | DNxIP, built in partnership with AJA Video Systems, easily manages and delivers high-res content over IP for greater flexibility and efficiency, and, Avid NEXIS | PRO. Designed for smaller post facilities, this flexible storage solution now scales to 160TB – double its previous capacity, giving post facilities the performance advantages enjoyed by larger Avid NEXIS customers.
We will also present our latest graphics tools and distribution platforms, including Maestro | Live –an all-in-one solution that makes real-time sports production easy and boosts efficiency like never before. Maestro | Designer, the real-time broadcast graphics creation tool that gives users unprecedented creative power to design stunning 2D and 3D graphics.
Enhancing delivery of comprehensive end-to-end graphics production, Avid’s Maestro | News will be on stand – a universal controller for creating and distributing captivating graphics across newscasts to sports programming, all while expanding production workflow capabilities. Easily managing rich media, Maestro | TD Control also distributes video clips, augmented reality, live feeds and more across multiple high-res studio displays from a single interface.
Pro Tools | S6 and Pro Tools | HD 12.8.2 highlight the next-generation audio offerings at CABSAT. Pro Tools | S6 with native Dolby Atmos mixing delivers the industry’s deepest integration and the most efficient audio mixing workflows for immersive audio experiences. You will see how the latest version of Pro Tools | HD, 12.8.2 will enabe users to produce audio content for immersive VR experiences by teaming up with Facebook’s 360 Spatial Workstation.
CABSAT attendees will also have two of its alliance partners at the booth Glookast and x.news. Avid’s trusted reseller stands will also showcase powerful Avid sound mixing and delivery audio solutions, including NMK Electronic Enterprises’ new Avid VENUE | S6L live sound console. You will also be able to see the Avid Post Production workflow on the Videlio booth.
If you are in Dubai between January 14 and 16 visiting CABSAT stop by the Avid booth in Zabeel hall 6 at stand A40.