This post is a slightly amended version of the presentation that we gave at the Studiotech Poland IT day in Warsaw on 30th May. The intention of this post is to provide some general information about virtualization, learn about our experiences with the cloud technologies involved.
In a dynamically growing business environment, many broadcasting companies face a number of challenges. Virtualization helps to optimize business processes for a lot of companies, whose management prefer to exercise more control over the situation and business development. Even small businesses can use virtualization to lower transaction costs and increase application availability.
Introduction Cinegy Air 14 has been released and is ready for evaluation, go-live testing and production use! We’ve added a fantastic number of enhancements since v12, and I am happy to recommend that people start using this version of the product – although, of course, mission critical workloads should follow suitable deployment plans in case of any problems. I’m proud of the team that has worked so hard on version 14, and I can honestly say this release has again set a new bar in quality and stability for a ‘point zero’ version.
Introduction Starting with Cinegy Air 11.3 direct integration is available between Cinegy Playout and the Cavena Subtitling platform. This takes the form of a plugin, hosted by the Cinegy Event Manager service, which provides relevant interoperability between a Cinegy Playout engine and the Cavena Subtitle Control software.
This post outlines how to configure the Cavena solution, and how to arrange the relevant software components as aligned to various user requirements for density and availability.
Introduction Cinegy Air 12 marks a new milestone for a product now over a decade in the market, and the first major release update to the product since August 2016. The build contains a great many internal changes and performance optimizations, making the Cinegy Air 12 Playout Engine the most efficient and powerful platform yet released by Cinegy.
This document outlines some of the key new features that customers and partners will be interested in understanding are coming in the v12 release.
This post is intended to provide guidance on how to solve the RTP skip issue for specific graphic cards.
Symptoms Several Cinegy customers reported an issue with frequent "RTP skip" messages in the logs when using latest NVIDIA drivers with default 3D image settings. The GPU load is not relevant and the issue can be experienced even with a low load, although high system load increases the frequency of the issue.
This post is intended to provide general guidance on how to set up Wowza Streaming Engine AWS instance with Cinegy Playout Engine generated input stream.
This post is a slightly amended version of the presentation that we gave at TechCon 2017. The intention of this post is to provide some general information about virtualization and the technologies involved, follow this with comparisons of the main software options and then finish up with cloud providers.
This post provides insights on the new features available in Cinegy Convert v11 (pending for release). With powerful pre- and post-scripting events it is possible to extend your workflow way further the out-of-the-box functionality, for example, automatically publish videos on Facebook on user’s behalf. Source codes are also available for the reference.
This post provides details on the new Cinegy Playout WEB API available starting from the v11 release. The post explains basic features available and demonstrates the possible results visualization with simple HTML/CSS/Java script. Source codes are also available for the reference.
This post provides details on how Cinegy Type templates can be updated from the external data source like Excel file or RSS using built-in Windows OS PowerShell scripting. Source codes are also available for the reference.