|New at NAB: The Launch of AURORA 5
At NAB 2014 Digimetrics launched Aurora 5, the next generation of automated file-based QC product. Aurora 5 represents a significant leap forward for file-based quality control, moving it significantly ahead of other products in its class in a number of important areas:
Unrivalled, Scalable Speed: Dynamic thread allocation for better throughput and scalability for workstations, servers blades, VMs and cloud roll-outs.
4K Production Workflow: 64-bit architecture and enhanced GPU acceleration to make 4K workflows fly, with complete support for IMF, including 4K essence and complex CPL.
Enhanced Adaptive Bit Rate Support: Testing and review playback for adaptive bit rate formats, including HLS/HSS/HDS/DASH, designed to catch streaming problems.
8x Faster Manual Review: Integrated frame accurate player with AV, captions and metadatavisualization, Review Bar, and Quality Test Overlays.
Smarter Actions: End-to-end workflows, from automating the application of test plans to automating post QC and review file movement and corrective actions.
QC Result Analytics: In-depth search & trends, as well as report comparison to identify artifacts introduced by specific workflow processes and content sources.