Matrox Video is a technology and market leader in the field of 4K, HD, and SD digital video hardware and software for accelerated H.264 encoding, real-time editing, audio/video input/output, streaming, A/V signal conversion, capture/playout servers, channel-in-a-box systems, and CGs. Matrox’s Emmy award-winning technology powers a full range of multi-screen content creation and delivery platforms used by broadcasters, telcos, cable operators, post-production facilities, live event producers, videographers, and A/V professionals worldwide. Founded in 1976, Matrox is a privately held company headquartered in Montreal, Canada.
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NAB Show 2018 Announcements…
Matrox Implements NewTek NDI® for DSX SDK Developers (5 April 2018) — Matrox® Video today announced support for the widely-adopted NewTek NDI® IP standard with the complete range of Matrox SDI and SMPTE ST 2110 network cards and DSX Core software products. Leveraging NDI, OEMs can now easily incorporate Matrox products with any NDI-capable device, significantly increasing the number of IP sources required in broadcast and live production environments. NDI allows video and audio sources to be shared bi-directionally across a standard 1 GigE network, eliminating the need for costly infrastructure upgrades, while turning every source into a destination instantly available anywhere on the network. DSX SDK support now permits Matrox board-level products to become automatically discover-able on an NDI ecosystem and facilitates the transmission of many high-quality, low-latency, frame-accurate video and audio streams to all other NDI devices.
“The Matrox multi-channel video I/O cards are a natural fit in the NDI ecosystem,” said Dr. Andrew Cross, president and CTO, NewTek. “The industry-renowned video cards exponentially increase the video sources available for live production, creating new deployment opportunities for customers looking for a smooth path to IP.”
12 February 2018 – Firmware update for Matrox Monarch LCS is now available! Introduces Matrox Monarch LCS Radar monitoring application: This powerful yet easy-to-use web application allows administrators to monitor all connected Monarch LCS appliances, as well as pinpoint and correct issues at a distance. Also resolves specific customer issues, compatibility with the latest supported applications and improves overall product stability – More Details in the Release Notes – Download Update Here
6 February 2018 – Matrox Video today announced Matrox Monarch LCS Radar, a centralised monitoring application that provides a streamlined overview of multiple Monarch LCS lecture capture appliances. The easy-to-use web application allows IT administrators to monitor the status, health, and activity of all encoders from a single dashboard. Overseeing the critical functions of every single encoder simplifies the maintenance and upkeep of the Monarch LCS devices, ensuring smooth day-to-day operations, whether for installations of one or more departments or deployments spread across multiple campuses.
Streaming and Recording Appliances
Matrox Monarch LCS
Your Ideal Lecture Capture Appliance
IT administrators will find this reliable, standalone network appliance simple to set up and integrate into any open Video Management System (VMS) or Lecture Management System (LMS). Monarch LCS lets you easily define profiles for live streamed and recorded lectures by mixing camera and presentation material from SDI and HDMI sources. Once configured, this versatile H.264 encoding appliance can be operated by anyone at the push of a button. And it won’t break your budget!
Matrox Monarch HDX
Dual-Channel H.264 Encoder for Broadcast Streaming and Recording
The Matrox Monarch HDX is a simple and versatile video encoding appliance specifically designed for broadcasters and web-casters who need a flexible solution that is powerful enough to take on today’s demanding video delivery workflows. Monarch HDX offers 3G-SDI and HDMI inputs with frame-synchronisation to correct any discontinuity at the input, and two independent H.264 encoders that can be assigned to individual tasks. By providing two encoders in a single device, Monarch HDX can tackle any job; from streaming to two different locations, to recording a proxy quality file while simultaneously recording master quality version for post-event editing, to using one encoder for streaming while the other records at higher quality for VOD downloads. Whether used as a live streaming encoder or video recorder, the Monarch HDX can integrate seamlessly into virtually any SD and HD installation.
Matrox Monarch HD
Professional video streaming and recording appliance
Matrox Monarch HD is a small, easy-to-use video streaming and recording appliance designed for professional video producers who need to simultaneously stream a live event and record the master quality version for post-event editing. By separating the task of recording from streaming in a single integrated unit, Matrox Monarch HD ensures that the Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) are focused on delivering quality video to your audience while you control the quality of the archive.
From any HDMI input source such as a camera or switcher, Matrox Monarch HD generates an H.264-encoded stream compliant with RTSP or RTMP protocols. While encoding the video at bit rates suitable for live streaming, Matrox Monarch HD simultaneously records a high-quality MP4 or MOV file to an SD card, a USB drive, or a network-mapped drive. Matrox Monarch HD is remotely controlled using any computer or mobile device with a web browser.
Multi-Camera Event Recording
Matrox VS4 Quad-SDI Capture Card
Quad HD Capture Card: Stream and record multi-camera live events
Matrox VS4’s powerful recording capabilities let you record up to four channels simultaneously using the VS4Recorder Pro stand-alone recording application. Matrox VS4 can also be used to create video streaming productions with Telestream Wirecast.
Capture up to four HD video streams
Matrox VS4 lets you take advantage of professional broadcast video and audio sources for the utmost quality in your internet productions.
Using a single PCIe slot, Matrox VS4 provides up to four independent HD inputs with up to eight embedded audio channels per source, taking up an absolute minimum of real estate in your PC.
Matrox VS4Recorder Pro Software
Arrive. Connect. Record.
Multi-camera event recording made simple
The Matrox VS4Recorder Pro software lets you frame accurately record four live audio/video feeds using a Matrox VS4 quad HD-SDI capture card. It’s ideal for recording live multi-camera productions like concerts and sporting events to create video assets that can be easily re-purposed and archived. The VS4Recorder Pro gives you two different recording modes: “multi-cam”, which provides synchronised frame accurate captures and “independent”, which offers a wide range of video and audio codecs to choose from. And what’s more, VS4Recorder Pro simultaneously provides a complete multi-viewer experience.
Matrox Convert DVI Plus
HD-SDI Scan Converter with Genlock and Region-of-Interest Support
Matrox Convert DVI Plus lets broadcasters easily and economically incorporate content from computers, iPads, and iPhones into news programs. It is also the perfect appliance to drive projectors and large displays at live events and in houses of worship.
Convert computer content to broadcast video
Create broadcast-quality video from Mac and PC computer applications such as Skype, YouTube, Google Earth, FaceTime, ProPresenter, PowerPoint, and web browsers. Use media players to play back videos stored on your computer.
Genlock – Region-of-Interest – Proc Amp Controls – Stand-Alone Mode – Audio – Ideal for Professional Presentations – Output Analogue and Digital Video Simultaneously – Feed a Downstream Keyer – Convert HDMI Signals – Convert VGA (Analogue) Signals – Overlay Logos and Graphics
Dual SDI to HDMI Mini Converter for 3G/3D/HD/SD
Monitor · Distribute · Switch · Multiplex · Converge
As a broadcast engineer or A/V professional you likely have diverse needs when it comes to managing SDI signals within your environment – for monitoring, distributing, switching, multiplexing, and processing 3D in real time. Until now, you have been forced to purchase different devices to perform these tasks. The new Matrox MC-100 solves all these challenges in one inexpensive, easy-to-use device.
Matrox MC-100 is a dual SDI to HDMI mini converter that supports a wide range of display resolutions through 3G, Dual Link, HD, and SD-SDI. This single portable unit can be used as a HD-SDI switcher, a distribution amplifier, a multiplexer, and a 3D processing unit, making it the most versatile mini converter on the market. It should be in every video professional’s toolbox.
Monitor SDI on inexpensive HDMI displays
Configure using On-Screen-Display
Switch between two HD-SDI signals manually
HD Loss of Signal Switcher with Automatic Return
Multiplex two HD-SDI signals into one 3G video feed
Process and monitor 3D HD-SDI signals in real time
QUAD SDI to HDMI MULTI-VIEWER for 3G/HD/SD
If you are like most broadcast engineers and A/V professionals, you encounter many situations where you need to monitor multiple 3G-, HD-, or SD-SDI feeds. The new Matrox MicroQuad lets you use an affordable HDMI display to view your video signals. Ideal for OB vans, on-set productions and live events, Matrox MicroQuad is a small, easy-to-use device. Simply connect power and up to four SDI inputs, all controls are on the unit itself, no computer is required. Alternatively, use the Windows-based Matrox MicroQuad Remote application to control the unit from a distance.
Monitor up to four SDI feeds inexpensively
Scale using the powerful 10-bit engine
Toggle to full screen view
Synchronise your inputs
Control from a distance
Preview 4K content inexpensively
Integrate Matrox MicroQuad functionality into your own application
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