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Primestream Introduces FORK v5.0 with High-Density I/O and MXF UHD/4K Playout at NAB 2015

March 11, 2015

At NAB2015, Primestream® will show FORK™ v5.0, the latest version of its acclaimed cross platform software suite for asset management and automation. This major release includes updates to both FORK Production Suite and Playout, with advancements with MXF and 4K workflows. FORK v5.0 also includes new two-way integrations with non-linear editors like Adobe® Premiere® Pro, Avid® Media Composer®, and Apple® Final Cut Pro X®. The integration support edit-while-capture workflows with XDCAM®, ProRes® and AVC-Intra® — empowering sports, news, entertainment, and corporate video operations to use industry-leading NLEs — while gaining the benefits of the FORK I/O, logging, tagging, proxy editing, workflow management, and archiving. Available for Windows and Mac OS.


Other New Features and capabilities include:

        New FORK Production to Playout scheduling and workflows

        Improved graphics device control

        New and improved archive system support, with partial file restore


“Primestream’s FORK 5.0 continues our commitment to interoperability with enhanced support for craft editor workflows, 3rd party integrations, additional codec support, new scripting commands, device control and refinements to our logger,” says Claudio Lisman, Primestream President and CEO. “Our ingest and playout port density has increased over the last year and on the FORK Playout side we will be showing UHD/4K MXF which is the first payoff from a long term development effort on our media pipeline that will provide the feature and performance for the future of our customers.”


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    FORK™ 5.0