An interview from the 2016 National Association of Broadcasters Convention in Las Vegas with Jess Hartmann of ProMAX Systems. ProMAX develops and manufactures award-winning workflow servers, storage systems, high-performance workstations and archive appliances for professional content creators around the world. In this interview Jess talks with us about the newly announced ProMAX Platform Version 5 Ingest to Archive Production Workflow Solution.
Platform Version 5 is a game changing release in the already award winning Platform Workflow Server line. With robust, user managed features from ingest to archive, all in one single unit, Platform Version 5 sets a new standard of efficiency for production workflows.
Designed for video professionals who want to accelerate and enhance the creative process, the Platform Server family scales easily for workgroups of all sizes, is simple to deploy, and with Native Support for Active Directory, integrates seamlessly with existing IT infrastructure. The entire Platform family features powerful shared storage that is optimized for video workgroups using Adobe Premiere, Avid Media Composer, Apple’s Final Cut Pro and other creative software applications. With the Platform V5 Release, media professionals will have the ability to render, transcode, manage and share media assets, backup and archive all in one simple-to-use, workflow server unit, fully backed and supported by ProMAX’s world renowned ProCARE.
ProMAX Platform’s V5 brings fully integrated Backup and Archival functionality to the entire Platform product line, as well as major advancements to the Asset Management functionality including streamlining workgroup collaboration between multi-platform systems. Also new in Platform V5, integration for Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC, a key component of Adobe Creative Cloud®. With the ability to utilize the Platform GUI interface directly from within Adobe Premiere Pro CC, editors can mount volumes, search, transcode, and even archive and restore files from LTO tapes directly from the NLE itself.
Other significant features include user managed transcoding capabilities and the ability to recover both deleted files and previous versions of files through data ‘Snap Shots’.
For more information please visit: www.ProMAX.com