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The DR Group Completes Multi-Room, Final Cut Pro Installation for MOJO, LLC.26 editorial workstation assignment enables enhanced secure workflow across the enterprise with HD capability (February 05, 2006)
The DR Group, the entertainment industry's total solution provider for Final Cut Pro consulting, services and products announced today that its DR Consulting division has completed the installation of 26 interconnected workstation locations for top advertising house MOJO, LLC. Corresponding with MOJO's move to a new location, DR Consulting conceived, designed and installed audio and video elements of MOJO's fully integrated machine room and linked the machine room to the creative workstations which service editorial, motion design, sound design, audio mix and print functions utilizing MOJO's Storage Area Network.
The new rooms allow for secure, fast, cross-facility coordination and delivery of projects as well as to clients via an AVS 270 Digital Video circuit. The infrastructure installed by DR Consulting supports 4:4:4 HD formats, color correction and 5.1 audio finishing and enables upgrades to future technologies. The Final Cut Pro powered facility is interconnected using Fibre Channel for media sharing and serial digital interface cables, which allows for secure digital transmission of broadcast quality HD video and audio between the creative workstations, the machine room and the Digital Video uplink.
"When we moved to our new location, we needed to build a system from the ground up that would enable both efficient collaboration across rooms and the ability to work with high data rate images from our clients in the motion picture, and video game -industries," said Jeff Lamont, Co - Owner of MOJO. "There were a lot of moving parts on this job and we are impressed with how quickly DR Consulting was able to plan and implement a strategy that gave us a fast, secure and extremely powerful system with all the capabilities we need to be successful said Michael Kahane Co- Owner of MOJO."
Led by company founder and digital entertainment expert Lowell Kay, DR Consulting handles all aspects of facility planning from advising on hardware and software systems to developing electrical strategies to logistical wiring and installation. The new unit represents the company's formalization of its years of experience assisting companies in the design and construction of their post facilities.
"MOJO is an exciting company operating in a number of dynamic industries and we are pleased to have had the opportunity to design and build a comprehensive solution for them," said Lowell Kay, president of The DR Group. "As specialists in all things Final Cut Pro, our DR Consulting division is dedicated to creating networked, multi-room facilities that allow our clients to operate as effectively as possible."
About MOJO, LLC
About MOJO Headquartered in Los Angeles, MOJO LLC is an advertising boutique founded in 2000 and services motion picture and video game marketing. MOJO is fueled by a strong portfolio of clients and a management team with more than 30 years of creative and production experience. MOJO capabilities include advertising support across mediums for the Theatrical, Home Entertainment, Print, Video Games and Interactive Media sectors.
For more information on MOJO, visit www.MOJOhouse.com.
About The DR Group
The DR Group is the entertainment industry's total solution provider for Final Cut Pro products, editing services, support, training and facility planning. With over a decade of experience, the company is recognized as one of Hollywood's top resources for post-production services, digital video solutions and motion picture film stock. The company also manufactures the DRaid storage drive, a fast, low cost alternative to Xserve RAID.
For more information visit www.thedrgroup.com.
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