Release Notes

Cinegy Archive is the innovative media asset management solution for any organization with an archive or productions to manage. With its scalable and open architecture Cinegy offers the most affordable solution to digitize tape and non-tape based archives and production workflows.

Cinegy Archive provides advanced logging and metadata accumulation over the entire lifecycle, allowing loggers, story and video editors to work on video material remotely and in real-time, even while it is still being ingested. Using the Cinegy Workspace browser-based interface, media assets can be searched, browsed, selected and even edited from anywhere.

For help and support please contact the Cinegy support e-mail address.

Cinegy Archive 10.5

Cinegy Archive Release: 10.5

Cinegy Archive Service 64-bit Version: 10.5

Cinegy Enterprise Manager: 10.5

Cinegy Database Wizard: 10.5

Cinegy Archive Transfer: 10.5

Release Date: September 12, 2017

Note
This version supports Cinegy Archive 10 databases.

Major Improvements

Cinegy Database Wizard

  • fixed the discrepancy in deleted items display in Cinegy Desktop tree and Cinegy Media Cleaner window

  • fixed an access to network shares, not attached to any file type, after updating the database to version 10

  • added the advanced search mode for items containing an asterisk in a search expression

  • changed the default algorithm for distributing files among media groups

Cinegy Archive Service

  • added the automatic CAS restart after the PC’s sleep mode

  • fixed an error with returning the offline attribute of the high quality

  • fixed the VANC data missing after the MXF OP1A export via Cinegy Convert PRO

Cinegy Enterprise Manager

  • added the node deletion/creation events types to the "Applications Log" tab

  • fixed the timeout error while performing the "check share" operation

Cinegy Archive 10.4

Cinegy Archive Release: 10.4

Cinegy Archive Service 64-bit Version: 10.3

Cinegy Enterprise Manager: 10.1

Cinegy Database Wizard: 10.4

Cinegy Archive Transfer: 10.0

Release Date: May 24, 2017

Note
This version supports Cinegy Archive 10 databases.

Major Improvements

Cinegy Database Wizard

  • fixed invalid node ID request message in the Cinegy Desktop system log for Stories containing Sequences

  • fixed drop frame / non-drop frame timecode for UHD@59.94

  • fixed refresh of clips list after their deletion in Media Cleaner

  • fixed capturing to Cinegy Archive with MXF OP Atom used as a container

  • fixed deletion of audit and application log events via Cinegy Enterprise Manager

  • fixed node list refresh after copying a ClipBin

  • fixed node quality list refresh after the Cinegy Convert quality building operations

  • fixed occasional Cinegy Desktop freezes during database operations on specific machines

  • extended error message about missing path for the specified file type (mam_get_filepath)

  • fixed the missing media located on network shares not associated with any file type

  • fixed a new Cinegy Archive database creation when the specific collation is used

  • various performance improvements

Cinegy Archive 10.3 R2

Cinegy Archive Release: 10.3 R2

Cinegy Archive Service 64-bit Version: 10.3

Cinegy Enterprise Manager: 10.1

Cinegy Database Wizard: 10.3

Cinegy Archive Transfer: 10.0

Release Date: November 7, 2016

Note
This version supports Cinegy Archive 10 databases.

Major Improvements

Cinegy Database Wizard

  • deletion of a custom directory assigned as the default Cinegy eXtreme folder or default voice-over folder no longer causes Cinegy Desktop restart failure

Cinegy Archive 10.3 R1

Cinegy Archive Release: 10.3 R1

Cinegy Archive Service 64-bit Version: 10.3

Cinegy Enterprise Manager: 10.1

Cinegy Database Wizard: 10.1

Cinegy Archive Transfer: 10.0

Release Date: October 5, 2016

Note
This version supports Cinegy Archive 10 databases.

Major Improvements

Cinegy Archive Service

  • possible crash caused by SQL exception due to ambiguous column names is fixed

  • Hindi, Arabic, Georgian and Turkish fonts are now properly displayed in Cinegy Desktop

  • logging improvements

Known Limitations

Note
These limitations will be addressed in the next releases.
  • The IIS installation mode is not available on Windows 10.

Cinegy Archive 10.1 R2

Cinegy Archive Release: 10.1 R2

Cinegy Archive Service 64-bit Version: 10.1

Cinegy Enterprise Manager: 10.1

Cinegy Database Wizard: 10.1

Cinegy Archive Transfer: 10.0

Release Date: April 29, 2016

Note
This version supports Cinegy Archive 10 databases.

Major Improvements

Cinegy Archive Service

  • quality building functionality is supported

  • changes in clip properties are now applied on-the-fly

  • Cinegy Studio: connection to Cinegy Archive database via net.tcp protocol is supported

  • Cinegy Studio: indication for active Rundowns being deleted via Cinegy Desktop is improved

  • generating invalid links to DOC network shares in XML files of MCRitems exported from Sequences containing documents/pictures is fixed

  • installation with the "IIS" feature enabled is fixed

  • occasional Log2Console.exe application failure is fixed

  • various enhancements and improvements

Cinegy Archive 10.1 R1

Cinegy Archive Release: 10.1 R1

Cinegy Archive Service 64-bit Version: 10.0

Cinegy Enterprise Manager: 10.1

Cinegy Database Wizard: 10.1

Cinegy Archive Transfer: 10.0

Release Date: December 4, 2015

Note
This version supports Cinegy Archive 10 databases.

Major Improvements

Cinegy Database Wizard

  • adding the unwanted "%" symbol to the newly created file paths in Cinegy Enterprise Manager is fixed

  • wrong substitution of the "\" symbol with "%" in Cinegy Enterprise Manager is fixed

  • the complete list of new statuses in the "Job status" system descriptor in the custom database is now displayed in Cinegy Enterprise Manager

  • possible errors on a new database creation or database update from version 9.6 to 10.0 are fixed

  • copying and pasting Sequences in specific cases is fixed

  • copying extra data of Story nodes is fixed

Cinegy Desktop

  • master clip playback stops when tapeout value changed via CAS

Cinegy Archive

  • unable to update database with 2005 compatibility mode

Cinegy Enterprise Manager

  • the option for managing access permissions for all node descendants is added

Cinegy Archive 10.0

Cinegy Archive Release: 10.0

Cinegy Archive Service 64-bit Version: 10.0

Cinegy Enterprise Manager: 10.0

Cinegy Database Wizard: 10.0

Cinegy Archive Transfer: 10.0

Release Date: June 4, 2015

Note
This version supports Cinegy Archive 10.0 databases.

Major Improvements

  • the existing node metadata update is implemented

  • the folders selection performance is optimized

  • name generation for new clips and sub-clips is automatized

  • new progressive FHD and UHD 4K formats are supported

  • CAS settings for trusted connection are improved

  • the concurrent connections to CAS under the same user account issue is fixed

  • the user logout of the database after the application exit issue is fixed

  • the configuration of CAS hosted in IIS issue is fixed

  • operational behavior of application started under a user account which has never been used before for work with the selected database is fixed

  • Rolls locking on capture completion is fixed

  • copying metadata configuration from the existing database is fixed

  • using nonempty storage as DOC files share is fixed

  • CAS settings check is fixed

  • custom descriptors export in specific cases is fixed

  • general performance enhancements

Cinegy Database Wizard

  • the previous versions are removed automatically during the installation

  • database creation failure in certain cases is fixed

  • compatibility with Microsoft SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014 is fixed

  • installation context is fixed to be always "for all users"

  • the database creation with Turkish_CI_AS collation enabled issue is fixed

  • the MPEG1-320x240-1.5Mbs profile is fixed

  • possible error on specific databases patch is fixed

  • general performance enhancements

Cinegy Enterprise Manager

  • conversion of Sequences created in earlier Cinegy Desktop versions for full compatibility with the current release is implemented

  • the Story type and workflow step functionality is implemented

  • the media group ID global parameter for MOS ActiveX is added

  • activating/deactivating Roll Ingest report generation is implemented

  • clearing the read-only flag for Sequences is implemented

  • the "Command Timeout" application setting is added

  • activating/deactivating offline files restore is implemented

  • the Story autosave timeout and time interval for internal SQLMAMAccessor updates configuration is implemented in global parameters

  • the Nodes Explorer parameters and nodes access configuration are improved

  • the network shares and file types management is improved

  • deleted News Programs restoring is fixed

  • the specific files purging issues are fixed

  • the media groups form access privileges are fixed

  • various GUI improvements and general performance enhancements

Cinegy Archive Transfer (CAT)

  • the media group configuration used for file import is improved

  • editing source folder fields in export and import parameters is disabled

  • the Sequence audio export/import issue is fixed

  • the media files import issue is fixed

  • various GUI improvements