Rhozet ProMedia Carbon Transcoding Tool

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ProMedia Carbon is file-based transcoding software that facilitates the conversion of media to the largest array of acquisition, editing, broadcast, Web and mobile formats available. 

As part of the transcode process, ProMedia Carbon handles a wide array of critical operations including SD/HD conversion, PAL/NTSC conversion, logo insertion, colour space conversion, colour correction, Close Captioning extraction and more. ProMedia Carbon provides high-performance, scalable and cost-effective transcoding for a broad range of business environments, from specialized studios to enterprise-scale installations.

The software is supplied installed on a powerful 12 core HP Z800 workstation.

  • File-Based Transcoding Software. Uses a file-based workflow engine. All of its abilities are based on the acquisition, transformation, and delivery of files.
  • Broad Format Support. Included with ProMedia Carbon is the ability to transcode from virtually any media production format to every media standard in use today.
  • Intuitive User Interface. ProMedia Carbon's intuitive interface gives you complete control over every aspect of the transcoding process.
  • Automated Operation. ProMedia Carbon can be run in a fully automated mode with support for batch processing, watch folders, and automatic FTP transfers. ProMedia Carbon also provides intelligent transcoding to increase productivity by easily identifying source formats and intelligently transcoding them to the desired destination formats automatically.
  • Scalable Transcoding. For large transcoding tasks, multiple ProMedia Carbons can be configured as a transcoding farm, under the control of Carbon Server software.
  • XML-based SDK. ProMedia Carbon can be controlled directly via an XML-based SDK provided with the software. Every aspect of the transcoding process can be controlled by the SDK, including source/target destinations, transcoding parameters, filtering, compositing, ad insertion, titling, notifications, etc.
Supported Formats

Video Codecs

  • MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4
  • H.263, H.264, VC-1, Flash
  • DV25, DV50, DVCPro
  • DPS, DivX, JPEG 2000
  • DNxHD, AVCIntra
  • Image Sequences
  • Windows Media, RealVideo

Media Containers

  • HDV
  • MXF (including D-10/IMX)
  • MPEG-2 PS, MPEG-2 TS
  • GXF, LXF, QuickTime
  • WMV, ASF, AVI, VOB
  • 3GPP, 3G2
  • WMA, WAV, Broadcast WAV
  • Smooth Streaming (H.264, VC-1)
  • HTTP Live Streaming

Audio Codecs

  • PCM, MPEG-1 Layer II, MP3
  • AAC, AMR-NB
  • WM Audio, RealAudio
  • Dolby Digital
  • Dolby E
  • Dolby Digital Plus

Systems

  • Leitch VR, Nexio
  • Grass Valley Profile, K2
  • Omneon Spectrum
  • Quantel sQ
  • Avid Editing Systems
  • Apple Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Grass Valley Edius
  • HP Z800 Workstation with software installed
  • Activation dongle
  • Monitor, keyboard and mouse