The Kitsune digital disk recorder provides capture, control and output of uncompressed SD/HD digital video, and offers a rich feature set for digital video broadcast or production applications.
The Kitsune is designed for integration into a collaborative media creation facility working with digital files in a shared SAN environment. The Kitsune features resolution independent VGA/DVI previewing, a full range of uncompressed format support, with Drastic's field tested network, HTTP, 422 serial, Odetics and VDCP control. The Kitsune excels as a solution for editing, ingest and output, processing and review.


The DDR chassis - This unit is typically integrated within a 3RU short rack mountable chassis and provided with a mounting rail kit. The unit may be mounted in a standard rack, or placed on a flat surface.


The front of the chassis - the Kitsune may ship with Drastic's front panel controller which offers basic transport commands including Play start/stop, clip select, and channel state display via LEDs and LCD screen.



Ports in the rear of the chassis - 2x Gigabit Ethernet connections, 2 Port 4G Fiber SAN interface, VGA/DVI connector, keyboard, mouse, USB, Device/slave RS-422 serial connection.

The Breakout box - 1RU shallow breakout box intended to be mounted in the rear of a rack to provide solid, stable connections where they are usually desired, in the rear of the rack. 1 breakout box is provided for each video channel in the DDR.

Ports on the breakout box - Master RS-422 serial connection, Stereo RCA audio monitor output, audio and video connectors