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Marquis Debuts Medway with Support for ProRes Codec at IBC 2010(September 12, 2010)
DMN Newswire--2010-9-12--Marquis Broadcast, specialist in content workflows and media integration software, is demonstrating its Medway media transfer and format conversion software with support for the Apple ProRes codec for the first time at IBC 2010 (stand 2.A58). This new Medway feature brings a higher degree of flexibility and collaboration to file-based workflows for customers whose preferred editing system is Final Cut Pro.
Designed for all broadcasting and television production environments, Medway integrates with newsroom, asset management, editing and broadcast automation systems and a range of playout servers. Its intuitive interface and simple drag and drop control make it easy to use by all operators.
Through its support of ProRes, Medway simplifies cross-platform compatibility, allowing entire sequence timelines to be moved seamlessly between Final Cut Pro and a range of other post-production and broadcast edit systems in a single drag and drop operation.
"This new development for Medway brings much excitement to the industry and opens up many opportunities," said Granby Patrick, Partner Director, Technology, Marquis Broadcast. "By moving sequences and timelines effortlessly between systems from different manufacturers, users can build more efficiency, productivity and flexibility to their workflows."
Medway eliminates file incompatibility problems that occur when media moves between post-production and broadcast systems from different manufacturers. By rewrapping files and translating EDL structures, Medway allows media to be transferred quickly and easily between processes, enabling media companies to achieve faster and more efficient digital workflows. Media is ready for use as soon as it arrives at its new destination. Medway also provides comprehensive metadata management tools that extract the metadata attached to media, enabling easy tracking and repurposing of content. Designed for all broadcasting and television production environments, Medway integrates with newsroom, asset management, editing and broadcast automation systems and a range of playout servers. Its intuitive interface and simple drag and drop control make it easy to use by all operators.
Medway with ProRes codec support is available from Marquis and its worldwide network of business partners.
About Marquis Broadcast
Founded in 1998, Marquis Broadcast provides a range of media integration products designed for the data-intensive and challenging requirements of today's fast-paced broadcasting environments, enabling broadcasters and other users of digital media to achieve maximum efficiencies from their workflow processes. The company has considerable experience in integrating an extensive range of broadcast systems and devices, providing easy to use workflows via Medway, its widely installed interoperability engine. www.marquisbroadcast.com
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