Grass Valley designed Ignite Katalyst as an ergonomic and flexible fast-access hardware control system that works in perfect harmony with the Ignite Automated Production System. When you add the Ignite Katalyst panel, you'll gain quick access to the specific functions your director needs at any given point, resulting in the fluid, orchestrated production of scripted and non-scripted programming.
Full-function tactile alternative to mouse control of Ignite system
Highly configurable to suit diverse production requirements
Triggers automation timeline events, Ignite CG list and keyer functions
Immediate execution of Ignite actions, TME (event) actions and late-breaking news (LBN) events
200 user-programmable buttons for inserting hot keys, CG keyer control, video program and preview sources and auxiliary video sources
Manual motorized faders mirror those in Ignite audio application
Audio cue, backup and hold functions
Audio faders assignable to be dynamically populated by program audio
Supports easy departure from full automation to manual mode and back again
One-button control to import rundown changes
Buttons programmable to manually trigger any device that can accept a GPO/GPI
Ignite Konnect: Integration of Kayenne & Karrera Switchers with Ignite Production Automation Datasheet
The Ignite Konnect platform of automated production control (APC) solutions from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, is a software and hardware combination that is the industry's first and most complete link between the control room and the newsroom one that provides an unmatched return on investment. This innovative, single-operator production tool provides a central point of management for control room devices. As a result, staff can be reassigned to the field to better serve communities through additional newsgathering, support 24-hour multicast channels and deliver real-time cut-ins.