Telestream Launches Pipeline 2.5 Video Capture Systems
New features including controlled playout, Avid edit-while-capture, DVCPRO 50, and direct integration with Vantage workflows increase value in professional broadcast and post-production environments
Nevada City, Calif., April 7, 2011 – Telestream®, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today announced a new release, version 2.5, for its award-winning Pipeline™ video capture systems. Pipeline is an industry-first network-based video capture and playout device for moving HD and SD video in and out of file-based workflows. Pipeline version 2.5 capabilities include immediate access to media for editing while it is being captured into Avid workflows, as well as a new Controlled Playout interface that turns Pipeline into a virtual VTR. Additional new features provide support for DVCPRO 50 and ProRes LT/Proxy formats plus automated ingest of baseband video and metadata into Telestream Vantage workflows. The new features allow for more flexibility and control of video capture and playout for broadcasters and post-productions houses.