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When to Use a Dedicated Appliance for Lecture Capture

This guide details five common scenarios in which dedicated lecture capture hardware appliances offer an ideal solution for the educational market. Read on for an outline of fundamental questions on this topic, and an illustration of the pros, cons, and considerations for next-generation lecture capture solutions.

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Videos

InfoComm 2019: Matrox Showcases Monarch LCS Encoder for Lecture Capture

InfoComm 2019: Matrox Showcases Monarch LCS Encoder for Lecture Capture

At InfoComm 2019, technical marketing manager Daniel Maloney discusses Matrox Monarch LCS encoder for Lecture Capture and Webcasting applications. This dual input appliance allow users to capture both video and computer recordings as two differenct files to be utlilized by a VMS or mixed into one stream in Picture-in-Picture or Side-by-Side configurations. You can also monitor multiple appliances through a central brower-based dashboard allowing for smooth, simple, streamlined operations across the entire network.
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Matrox Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance at ISE 2019

Matrox Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance at ISE 2019: Interview with AVNation

Discover why Matrox Monarch LCS is the leading lecture capture appliance on the market. With two video source inputs (two HDMI or one SDI and one HDMI), operators can easily define profiles for live streamed and recorded lectures by mixing camera and presentation material. Monarch LCS also supports a variety of viewing options—including picture-in-picture, side-by-side, and switcher mode—giving students the power to choose which content to focus on!
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Matrox Monarch LCS Radar at NAB 2018

Matrox Monarch LCS Radar at NAB 2018

Matrox Monarch LCS Radar, unveiled for the first time in North America at NAB 2018, is a centralized monitoring application that allows administrators to easily monitor campus-wide deployments of multiple Monarch LCS appliances from one intuitive dashboard.
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Centralized Monitoring for your Lecture Capture Appliances with Matrox Monarch LCS Radar

Centralized Monitoring for Your Lecture Capture Appliances with Matrox Monarch LCS Radar

Dan Maloney, Technical Marketing Manager at Matrox Video, explain how the new Matrox Monarch LCS Radar web application allows IT administrators to centrally monitor multiple Monarch LCS lecture capture appliances from one easy-to-use dashboard allowing for smooth, simple, streamlined operations across the entire network.
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Centralized Monitoring for your Lecture Capture Appliances at BVE

Centralized Monitoring for Your Lecture Capture Appliances at BVE 2018

Chris Ellis, Matrox Product Specialist, describes how you can monitor and troubleshoot all Monarch LCS units deployed on the network with Matrox’s new intuitive browser-based dashboard - Monarch LCS Radar.
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Matrox Debuts Monarch LCS Radar Web-Based Monitoring

ISE rAVe Interview 2018: Matrox Debuts Monarch LCS Radar Web-Based Monitoring

Discover Monarch LCS Radar, a centralized browser-based dashboard that allows administrators to monitor and troubleshoot all Monarch LCS units deployed across a university’s network.
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CI Interview: Why Lecture Capture Should Be in Most Classrooms

CI Interview 2017: Here's Why Lecture Capture Should Be in Most Classrooms

The lecture capture market has existed for over a decade, and is growing rapidly. As more higher education and K-12 classrooms make remote learning accessible to their students, it creates a new and growing revenue potential for schools. Frank Scartozzi, Matrox's director of Sales for Americas, explains why lecture capture should be in most classrooms.
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Matrox Monarch LCS at InfoComm 2017

Matrox Monarch LCS at InfoComm 2017

Make Every Classroom a Lecture Capture Classroom

Daniel Maloney, Technical Marketing Manager at Matrox Video, provides a product demonstration of the Matrox Monarch LCS and highlights the dual-input, multi-stream capabilities of the powerful lecture capture appliance. Pairing easily with video management software suites including Kaltura, Techsmith Relay and Ensemble Video via the Monarch LCS API, the Monarch LCS offers a feature set and price point that continues enabling the goal of making every classroom a lecture capture classroom.
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Matrox Monarch LCS at InfoComm 2016

Matrox Monarch LCS at InfoComm 2016

Affordable Lecture Capture in Every Classroom

Francesco Scartozzi, Director of Sales – Americas at Matrox Video, demonstrates how the new Matrox Monarch LCS was designed to meet the streaming and recording demands in higher education. Easy to integrate, simple to use, and affordable, this lecture capture appliance can transform every classroom into a lecture capture room.
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Matrox Unveils Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance at NAB 2016

Matrox Unveils Monarch LCS Lecture Capture Appliance at NAB 2016

Dan Maloney, Technical Marketing Manager at Matrox Video, discusses the newest addition to the Matrox product line: the multi award-winning Monarch LCS lecture capture appliance. This H.264 encoder simultaneously captures high-resolution computer presentations and live HD video for streaming and recording. Monarch LCS is a reliable, standalone network appliance that IT administrators will find simple to set up and integrate into video management systems (VMS) and learning management systems (LMS). Designed for ease-of-use, Monarch LCS can be can be operated by anyone at the push of a button. And it won’t break your budget!
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Webinars

Video on Demand - How Stetson University Met the Challenges of Providing Campus-wide Video Services

Video on Demand — How Stetson University Met the Challenges of Providing Campus-wide Video Services

Request an on-demand version of this joint webinar with Matrox Video, Stetson University, Ensemble Video, and Wowza Media Systems to learn how the school implemented a campus-wide video platform to support e-learning professionals, media specialists, decision makers, and students.
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Video on Demand - Building the Classroom of Tomorrow: Indiana University's Lecture Capture Journey

Video on Demand — Building the Classroom of Tomorrow: Indiana University's Lecture Capture Journey

Request an on-demand version of this joint webinar with Matrox Video, Indiana University and Kaltura to find out how the school is embracing innovative technologies and techniques to help move their classrooms into the future.
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Watch our latest webinar: What to look for in a lecture capture appliance | Video on Demand

Video on Demand — What to Look for in a Lecture Capture Appliance

Request an on-demand version of this webinar and learn what to look for when choosing a lecture capture appliance.
Get everything you need including: reliability, simple integration, affordability and interoperability in one standalone network appliance and tackle the ever increasing lecture capture demands in higher education.
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Resources

View and test Monarch LCS' video encoding quality!

Matrox Monarch LCS Video Encoding Quality

Download one of the two video source files (Full 1080p ProRes) that were used to encode with the Monarch LCS appliance in H.264 using its side-by-side production mode. The encoded sample files, each at different bit rates and resolutions, are also provided for you to download and view the results of the encoding quality for yourself. You could also use the original files to carry out your own tests, with any other hardware or software encoder of your choice, and see firsthand how well the Monarch LCS encoded video quality sample files fare in comparison.

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Read Matrox Monarch LCS datasheet

Matrox Monarch LCS datasheet

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Read Matrox Monarch LCS Radar datasheet

Matrox Monarch LCS Radar datasheet

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View the Matrox Monarch LCS workflows

Matrox Monarch LCS workflows

Designed for educational institutions, Monarch LCS can be used to live stream lectures while recording for VOD download. Monarch LCS accepts video from any SDI or HDMI camera and presentation content over HDMI from computers, which can be encoded in a variety of production layouts.

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