Ignite Scalable Automated Production Press Release Archive — 2011
September 8, 2011
Amsterdam, The Netherlands (IBC — Stand 1.D11), September 08, 2011 — Grass Valley™ will show expanded functionality for its Karrera™ Video Production Center switcher (see release: "Grass Valley Unveils Next-Generation Production Switcher Karrera Video Production Center," September 8, 2011) with its Ignite™ Scalable Automated Production System.
June 14, 2011
San Francisco, Calif., June 14, 2011 (Broadcast Asia — Booth #4L3-07) — Streamlining workflows and the efficient repurposing and multi-platform distribution of content will be the main focus of the Grass Valley™ exhibit at this year's Broadcast & Communications Asia 2011 conference, to be held June 21-24 at the Suntec Convention Centre in Singapore. Grass Valley will show users how they can implement file-based production processes and also how they can produce and distribute content quickly and efficiently with the same or fewer resources.
May 10, 2011
San Francisco, Calif., May 10, 2011 — WJAR, the NBC affiliate serving Providence, RI/New Bedford, MA markets and owned by Media General, has upgraded its standard-definition Grass Valley™ Ignite™ scalable automated production system to full high-definition (HD) capability to produce its local newscasts. The upgrade includes the addition of a third M/E channel to the Ignite system's Grass Valley Kayak™ HD switcher and shows the ROI benefits that Ignite customers receive when migrating from SD to HD production as they preserve their initial system investment.
March 24, 2011
San Francisco, Calif., March 24, 2011 — Grass Valley™ has expanded the features and functionality of its Ignite™ Scalable Automated Production System to give customers more choice in how they want to implement it into their daily production workflow. At NAB2011, Grass Valley will highlight the latest version of Ignite software (v6.1) that, among other things, supports users with existing or future Calrec audio mixing consoles. Current Ignite customers can easily upgrade to version 6.1 to add external audio device control while still realizing all of the operational cost savings and technical benefits enjoyed by the more than 120 facilities worldwide that have already committed their program productions to Ignite.