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Matrox at Streaming Media West 2013 — Product Preview

Live production streaming systems and a new video streaming and recording appliance to be featured


MONTREAL — Oct. 8, 2013 — At Streaming Media West 2013 (Huntington Beach, Nov. 19-20, Booth 216), Matrox® Video and Certified System Builder DVStreamLine will showcase live production streaming systems based on the Matrox VS4™ card and Telestream® Wirecast® software. In addition, the new VS4Recorder multi-camera recording app and the new Matrox Monarch HD™ video streaming and recording appliance will be demonstrated.

Live Production Streaming System

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Matrox VS4™ quad HD capture and
ISO recording card

Matrox VS4 is a quad HD capture and ISO recording card for Telestream Wirecast for Windows live production streaming software. In a single PCIe slot, Matrox VS4 provides up to four independent HD inputs with up to eight embedded audio channels per source. It not only sends video feeds to Wirecast for streaming, it simultaneously provides ISO recording of all the original video and audio feeds to disk—ready for post-event editing.

Video Streaming and Recording Appliance

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Matrox Monarch™ HD
professional video streaming and
recording appliance

Matrox Monarch HD is a small, easy-to-use video streaming and recording appliance that received four important industry awards at the 2013 NAB Show. It is designed for professional video producers who need to simultaneously stream a live event and record a mastering-quality version for post-event editing. Priced at just $995 US, it provides these two independent modes in an integrated unit. 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 protocol. While encoding the video at bitrates 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.

About Matrox Video

Matrox Video is a technology and market leader in the field of HD and SD digital video hardware and software for accelerated H.264 encoding, realtime 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, videographers and A/V professionals worldwide. Founded in 1976, Matrox is a privately held company headquartered in Montreal, Canada. For more information, visit www.matrox.com/video.

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