Digistor (Booth 1) provides solutions for the creation, management, storage and distribution of digital assets. From post-facilities to broadcast operations, from single studios to collaborative, networked environments operating across a room or across the world, Digistor empowers customers through smarter technology and service solutions. From concept consultation through to delivery, implementation and support services Digistor partners with customers to enable them to achieve their goals.
Come along and whiteboard your current ideas and future plans with Digstor’s skilled consultants and special guests. Digistor will be covering solutions for:
- File-based Workflows
- Asset Management
- Live Production & Streaming Video over IP
- OTT Broadcast
- Collaborative storage and archive
- Cloud workflow integration
- Creative Suites (Editing, VFX, Grading, Finishing)
Digistor Vendor Partners
Digistor has partnered with leading vendors at ABE to give attendees the opportunity to meet with local and overseas special guests and discuss product, solutions and new developments.
By integrating Avid’s collaboration, automation, end-to-end integration and workflow orchestration, Digistor is providing solutions to broadcast, artists, creative professionals, production teams and media enterprises. Products include Interplay, MediaCentral Platform, NEXIS shared and nearline storage systems and Media Composer Professional video editing software.
AWS Elemental is an Amazon Web Services company that combines deep video expertise with the power and scale of the cloud to provide nimble, flexible software-based video processing and delivery solutions. AWS Elemental will be showcasing cloud and on-premises video processing, storage and monetisation. Solutions include AWS Elemental Live for live video ingest, AWS Elemental Server for file-based video processing and AWS Elemental Delta for video delivery of multiscreen video across IP networks, plus a range of products for extending video processing and delivery worldwide.
Special Guests: Mike Ellis, Field Operations Manager; Ivan Geraghty, Senior Specialised Solutions Architect; Christer Whitehorn, Senior Specialized Solutions Architect; Mark Cousins, Head of Solutions Architecture, APJ; and Diane Powers, Head of Marketing APAC
Forbidden Technologies plc – Workstation Experience in the Cloud
Forbidden develops, markets and licenses a powerful cloud video platform using their patented Blackbird® technology. The technology underpins multiple applications which are used by rights holders, broadcasters, sports and news video specialists, post-production houses, other mass market digital video channels and corporations. The Blackbird technology allows full visibility on multi-location digital content, improves time to market for live content such as video clips and highlights for social media distribution which results in improved monetisation of video content. Products demonstrated on the Digistor booth include Blackbird Forte, Blackbird Ascent, Blackbird Edge, and Blackbird Player.
Special Guests: Huw Dymond, Product Manager; Max McGonigal
Dejero – Reliable Connectivity Anywhere
Dejero blends multiple Internet connections to deliver fast and dependable connectivity required for cloud computing, online collaboration, and the secure exchange of video and data. With our global partners, Dejero supplies the equipment, software, connectivity services, cloud services, and support to provide the uptime and bandwidth critical to the success of today’s organisations. Dejero will be featuring the latest blended connectivity solutions for crews working in the field, including new encoding/decoding equipment with HEVC/H.265 video compression technology in support of live and file-based broadcast and media workflows. Their mobile connectivity solution, GateWay, facilitates collaboration and integrated workflows as if the field crews and home-based crews are working in the same central location. Remote production crews can access newsroom and media asset management (MAM) systems, communicate with colleagues using VoIP, view return video, as well as many other possibilities enabled with reliable and secure Internet connectivity.
Special Guests: Kevin Fernandes, VP of Sales
Interra Systems – Intelligent Video Insights for Higher Monetisation
Interra Systems provides of enterprise-class solutions for classification, quality control (QC) process, and monitoring of media content across the entire creation and distribution chain. Relying on Interra Systems’ comprehensive video insights, media businesses can deliver video with high quality of experience, address new market trends, and improve monetisation. At ABE 2018, Interra Systems will showcase its digital media solutions that ensure exceptional quality for viewers on every device, while delivering increased scalability, operational efficiency and cost savings to service providers. Products include BATON: Way Beyond Automated QC, ORION-OTT: Assure High QoE, ORION: Real-time Content Monitor, and VEGA: Audio Video Media Analysers
Special Guests: Kanishka Tongya, Sales Director – APAC & MEA; Muneesh Verma, Product Specialist.
Postium Pte Ltd – Professional Broadcast Monitors
In addition to their range of broadcast and rack monitors, at ABE Postium will showcase the new OBM-X310 Monitor, a GRADE 1 True HDR DCI 4K 4096 x 2160 Resolution Monitor, designed as a critical reference instrument for visual evaluation of image quality for any 4K, UHD, and HD signals. With state-of-the-art technology and zero compromise, the monitor displays its full dynamic range and colour without introducing any image artefacts. Capable of displaying both ITU-R BT.2100 HLG and ITU-R BT.2100 PQ signals, the OBM-X310 also offers unique and advanced features such as False Colour, Gamut Error and Black Stretch which is ideal for colour grading in a mastering suite. If you are looking for an excellent execution of video engineering in an HDR reference display, don’t miss the Postium OBM-X310 at ABE Show.
Special Guests: Mr. Poh Cheng Yong, President, Asia, Postium Pte Ltd
Quantum ANZ – Proven Performance Storage
Quantum storage is a proven 4k+ performer that scales for any size media and entertainment workflow. At ABE Quantum will showcase how to architect a storage solution that will grow and scale as workflows change. They will showcase Xcellis – Scalable primary storage with converged SAN and NAS connectivity; Lattus – flexible object storage; and Scalar – scalable archive storage.
Special Guests: Bruce Coulthard, General Manager; Jon Tinberg, Regional Sales Manager