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New Cobalt 9905-MPx Card Provides Quad Path 3G HD SD, to Offer Unprecedented Multi-Input Support and Flexibility Posted: 13/10/2020
New Cobalt 9905-MPx Card Provides Quad Path 3G HD SD, to Offer Unprecedented Multi-Input Support and Flexibility

Cobalt® Digital, an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of award-winning edge devices for live video production and master control, and a founding partner in the openGear® initiative has announced the launch of its 9905-MPx 3G/HD/SD Quad-Path Up/Down/Cross Converter/Frame Sync, a next-generation advanced scaler/frame synchronizer for the openGear platform. The new card was developed in direct response to customer requests for one module that supports four independent signal paths.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | Cobalt’s 9971 | Multiviewer | openGear | 9971-MV6-4K | 9904-UDX-4K HDR | Ultra-Low Latency Mode | Encoder | 9992-ENC | BBG-1300-FR Mini openGear | 9905-MPx
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openGear Partner Leaders to Showcase oGx-Compatible Solutions at Virtual openGear Live Event Posted: 24/09/2020
openGear Partner Leaders to Showcase oGx-Compatible Solutions at Virtual openGear Live Event

All 8 openGear® Leader Partners will be showcasing openGear-compatible products at openGear Live, according to Ross Video, the company behind the open-architecture, modular frame system. Scheduled for 29 September 2020, the virtual event will include product demos, presentations, and conversations about applications incorporating solutions from AJA Video Systems, Blackmagic Design, Cobalt Digital, Decimator Design, MultiDyne, Ross Video, Sencore, and VITEC. Attendees will learn about these solutions and how the openGear platform supports deployment of best-of-breed technologies via the DashBoard common control and monitoring ecosystem.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | Virtual openGear Live Event | openGear | oGx-Compatible Solutions
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Apantac Debuts UHD Universal Scaler for openGear Platform Posted: 15/09/2020
Apantac Debuts UHD Universal Scaler for openGear Platform

Apantac, an internationally recognized manufacturer of multiviewers, video walls, extension and signal processing solutions has debuted its latest Universal Scaler for the openGear Platform; the OG-US-5000.

The OG-US-5000 is a UHD bi-directional Universal Scan Converter/Scaler that has a built-in loop-out of SDI or HDMI, with genlock. It supports both HDMI 2.0 and 12G SDI inputs and outputs.

Tags: openGear | UHD | Scaler | Apantac | OG-US-5000 | HDMI 2.0 UHD
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Apantac Launches UHD Splitters for openGear Platform Posted: 14/09/2020
Apantac Launches UHD Splitters for openGear Platform

Apantac is the first openGear partner to introduce HDMI and HDMI 2.0 products in the openGear platform. The OG-HDM2.0-1x4 and OG-HDM2.0-1x8 allows high quality HDMI 2.0 signals to be transmitted or distributed to four or eight displays – all without any signal degradation. It supports up to 4K / UHD 24/25/30/50/60Hz and HDMI 2.0/HDCP 2.2/HDCP 1.4.

Tags: Apantac | UHD | Splitters | openGear | LPCM | Dolby True HD | Dolby Digital Audio
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Cobalt New BBG-1300-FR Mini openGear Frame Hits the Spot When Space is an Issue Posted: 11/09/2020
Cobalt and rsquo;s New  BBG-1300-FR Mini openGear and reg; Frame Hits the Spot When Space is an Issue

Cobalt®, an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of award-winning edge devices for live video production and master control, and a founding partner in the openGear® initiative, has a new mini frame that fills a need when space is an issue and functionality can’t be compromised.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | Cobalt’s 9971 | Multiviewer | openGear | 9971-MV6-4K | 9904-UDX-4K HDR | Ultra-Low Latency Mode | Encoder | 9992-ENC | BBG-1300-FR Mini openGear
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Cobalt Pushes Latency Limits as Low as They Can Go with Release of Ultra-Low Latency Mode for Encoder Posted: 28/08/2020
Cobalt Pushes Latency Limits as Low as They Can Go with Release of and lsquo;Ultra-Low Latency Mode and rsquo; for Encoder

Cobalt®, an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of award-winning edge devices for live video production and master control, and a founding partner in the openGear® initiative, is pushing latency to the lowest limits possible. The Company has announced the release of an Ultra-Low Latency Mode for its 9992-ENC software defined broadcast encoder card series. The breakthrough combines parallel processing with GDR (Gradual Decoder Refresh) and a suitable CPB (Coded Picture Buffer) to achieve encoder latencies as low as 10 milliseconds making it desirable for any broadcaster of live events such as sports or news.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | Cobalt’s 9971 | Multiviewer | openGear | 9971-MV6-4K | 9904-UDX-4K HDR | Ultra-Low Latency Mode | Encoder | 9992-ENC
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4K in and 4K out Make Cobalt 9971 Multiviewer the Only Choice for High End TV and rsquo;s New Production Truck Posted: 28/04/2020
4K in and 4K out Make Cobalt and rsquo;s 9971 Multiviewer the Only Choice for High End TV and rsquo;s New Production Truck

High End TV, a premiere video production company specializing in multi-camera systems for broadcast and high-profile entertainment events, has tapped Cobalt Digital’s card-based platform for 4K HDR Multiviewer and HDR conversion solutions in its newest truck. Symphony, High End TV’s most sophisticated endeavor to date, is fully fabricated with 4K HDR technology and will be rolling out with Cobalt® Digital’s 4K in and 4K out 9971-MV6-4K Multiviewer and 9904-UDX-4K HDR processor on board. Cobalt is an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of award-winning edge devices for live video production and master control. The Company is also a founding partner in the openGear® initiative.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | Adam Mills | Cobalt’s 9971 | Multiviewer | openGear | 9971-MV6-4K | 9904-UDX-4K HDR
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Cobalt and reg; Digital and rsquo;s NAB Line-up Led by New Card-Based Router Series, Mini openGear Frame and Re-clocking DAs with 4K Support Posted: 25/02/2020
Cobalt and reg; Digital and rsquo;s NAB Line-up Led by New Card-Based Router Series, Mini openGear and reg; Frame and Re-clocking DAs with 4K Support

Cobalt® Digital, designer and manufacturer of award-winning edge devices for live video production and master control, and a founding partner in the openGear® initiative, will feature a line-up of openGear compatible products at NAB 2020 that will highlight a new card-based router series that takes flexibility to a new level, a mini frame that answers the industry need for a space-saving chassis but doesn’t compromise functionality and can be operated remotely, and a range of distribution amplifiers that answer the rise of 4K with the ability to distribute 12G-SDI signals within a Rackspace. The new solutions will be demonstrated alongside Cobalt’s entire platform that is designed to help Broadcasters transition to IP, 4K, HDR, the cloud, and beyond.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | NAB 2020 | Card-Based Router Series | Mini openGear | Frame and Re-clocking DAs
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KVM over IP from Apantac at ISE 2020 Posted: 07/01/2020
KVM over IP from Apantac at ISE 2020

Apantac, an internationally recognized manufacturer of multiviewers, video walls, extension and signal processing solutions announces that it will showcase its KVM over IP solutions at ISE 2020 on stand 10.S120.

Apantac’s KVM over IP solutions running over a GigE managed network consist of many different models, addressing multiple feature requirements including VGA, DVI, HDMI input/output support, resolutions all the way to 4K/30, power over Ethernet (POE), single or dual Tx or Rx in a single module as well as IP transport over copper or fiber. A facility can extend and/or switch video, keyboard and mouse functions, USB 2.0, embedded and analogue audio, RS232 and IR (infrared) all with pristine quality at minimal latency including a clean switching feature.

Tags: Apantac | KVM over IP | ISE 2020 | Michel Rudelle | Thomas Tang | openGear KVM over IP
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VITEC Announces 4K Multichannel HD HEVC Contribution Encoder in an openGear Card Format Posted: 10/09/2019
VITEC Announces 4K Multichannel HD HEVC Contribution Encoder in an openGear Card Format

VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced the MGW Diamond OG, a 4K/Multichannel HEVC encoder in an openGear® (OG) card format. The modular and open-architecture platform from Ross Video makes for easy integration within production studios and broadcast facilities requiring robust streaming output. The scalable and flexible solution can deliver up to 10 UHD channels or 40 HD channels in a 2RU, as well as the flexibility to mix and match with compatible OG cards such as the MGW Ace Decoder OG. On stand 7.C34 at IBC2019, VITEC will provide a 4K encoding demonstration of the new solution.

Tags: VITEC | IBC2019 | MGW Diamond OG | openGear Card Format | Ross Video | MGW Ace Decoder | 4K/Multichannel HEVC | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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Cobalt Digital Signs Distribution Agreement with Plura MEA for Middle East Sales, Support Posted: 03/09/2019
Cobalt Digital Signs Distribution Agreement with Plura MEA for Middle East Sales, Support

Cobalt Digital today announced it has signed a master distributor agreement with Plura MEA for sales and support in the Middle East and Africa region. Plura MEA will provide sales and support for Cobalt’s extensive product line of video and audio conversion, processing, and monitoring standalone modules and card-based solutions for openGear® frames.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | Plura | IBC2019 | openGear | audio processing | video processing
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VITEC Expands HEVC Contribution Solution With MGW Ace Decoder openGear Card Posted: 04/04/2019
VITEC Expands HEVC Contribution Solution With MGW Ace Decoder openGear Card
VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced that its compact, professional-grade MGW Ace IP decoder is now available as an openGear® card. The modular and open-architecture platform from Ross Video makes for easy integration within production studios and broadcast facilities. The MGW Ace Decoder OG broadcast-quality, dense IP decoder supports the latest bandwidth-efficient HEVC/H.265 and legacy H.264/AVC compression standards. In booth SL6005 at the 2019 NAB Show, VITEC will showcase the new form factor as part of its zero-delay HEVC contribution solution, which includes the MGW Ace Encoder, MGW Ace Decoder, MGW Diamond, and VITEC Playout Server.
Tags: VITEC | HEVC Contribution Solution | MGW Ace Decoder openGear Card | Broadcast-Quality | IP Decoder | Form Factor Flexibility | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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Apantac Showcases Entire Range of openGear Platform Solutions at NAB 2019 Posted: 01/04/2019
Apantac Showcases Entire Range of openGear Platform Solutions at NAB 2019
Apantac, an internationally recognized manufacturer of multiviewers, video walls, extension and signal processing solutions announces that it will be exhibiting its entire range of existing and new solutions for the openGear platform at NAB2019, booth SL8006.
Tags: Apantac | openGear | Jeff Moore | Thomas Tang | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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Cobalt Digital Promotes Jacob Kinsey to Chief Development Officer, Adds Kurt Caruthers as Central Region Sales Manager Posted: 27/02/2019
Cobalt Digital Promotes Jacob Kinsey to Chief Development Officer, Adds Kurt Caruthers as Central Region Sales Manager

Cobalt Digital today announced Kurt Caruthers has joined the company as sales manager for the U.S. Central Region, effective Feb. 25. He replaces Jacob Kinsey, who has been promoted to chief development officer after more than 10 years with the company.

Tags: Cobalt Digital | openGear | 4K
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Apantac Launches KM (Keyboard Mouse) Switch for openGear Platform Posted: 19/02/2019
Apantac Launches KM (Keyboard Mouse) Switch for openGear Platform
Apantac, an internationally recognized manufacturer of multiviewers, video walls, extension and signal processing solutions announces that it is launching a new KM Switch for its openGear platform of solutions. This new openGear card will be showcased at NAB2019, booth SL8006.
Tags: Apantac | KVM Switch for openGear | KM openGear | multiviewer with KVM | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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