OmniBus iTX now handles native Pinnacle files
OmniBus Systems now offers native support for the Pinnacle file format has
been added to its iTX production and automation system.
optional plug-in for iTX adds native handling capability for Pinnacle files
within the iTX playout engine, allowing customers with large archives of
content on Pinnacle servers to continue to leverage their assets if they are in
a replacement cycle for their video servers.
a multi-format system, iTX supports a wide variety of file formats and
protocols,” said Ian Fletcher, CTO OmniBus Systems. “It’s important
for our customers — wherever they are in their replacement cycle —
to be able to integrate iTX easily with existing installations, and with the
addition of Pinnacle support, we are able to offer a powerful solution to a
large group of broadcasters seeking a way to preserve the value of their assets
into the future.”
is a software-based production and transmission
solution that uses advanced software technology running on industry-standard IT
server hardware and offers automation, ingest, editing and sophisticated content management
functionality via a single integrated suite of software applications that act
as a video server, master controller, graphics device and logo inserter.