Secure Remote Collaboration
FlowCaster lets you share your editor with your content creation team over the internet. No upload is required and your media never leaves your facility. View frame accurate time coded video securely, with extremely low latency, anywhere in the world. Also use our flowcaster.live site for edit and live event review and collaboration, with webchat, text/emoji, and telestration saved to a session file for post review conform.
Automated and Visual QC Tools
videoQC is a robust media player featuring a complete set of tools for automated or manual Quality Control for files and IP streams. Fully enable your digital media workflow with single sided or full reference analysis, viewing modes, closed caption display, SDI I/O, and a range of vectorscope/waveform monitor tools. Various levels are available from a simple player for content review to a server for enterprise level QC.
SD/HD signal monitoring
sdiScope is an excellent SD/HD/2K signal analysis tool, featuring waveform (luma, YCbCr, RGB), vectorscope, histogram, chromaticity, and data/picture monitor for video. sdiScope also includes audio histogram, phase, RMS, peak and loudness monitoring. sdiScope supports a wide range of hardware including Bluefish444, AJA, Matrox, and Blackmagic capture cards.
4K Waveform Vectorscope Audio/Video Monitor
4KScope software provides a real time, up to 4K professional quality signal analysis tool for on set, production, post production, and research and development environments. 4KScope includes all of sdiScope's features, and adds closed caption display, multiple input mode, the REST API, AJA Shared mode, Adobe/Avid Direct Scope, and more.
Multichannel Automatable Capture, Transcode, and Delivery
Net-X-Code applications (Net-X-Code, Net-X-Cmd, Net-X-Copy, Net-X-Streamer, videoQC, and MediaReactor Workstation plugins) auto-detect and join user-defined enterprise groups on one or more servers within a network. Once connected, the controller/user can configure the system in real time via the HTTP/RESTful interface. Net-X-Code records multiple groups of multiple channels per server. The Net-X-SDI component of Net-X-Code Server allows for multiple channels of SDI baseband capture. Streams also come in as SRT, UDP and RTP transport streams or RTSP UDP/TCP streams.
MediaReactor Workstation Plugin for Autodesk is a plugin which adds wide file format read functionality to your Autodesk Flame, Flame Assist, Lustre and Flame Premium products. This plugin allows you to read many file types directly within Autodesk software with no out-of-application transcoding step, saving time and streamlining your workflow.
MediaReactor Workstation Plugin for Assimilate is a plugin which adds reand and write support for a wide range of supported file types to your Assimilate products. This plugin allows you to read all of Drastic's supported file types directly within Assimilate SCRATCH and SCRATCH Lab, and adds a robust suite of write formats for archive and delivery.
Plugins for Adobe Avid Autodesk Assimilate
MediaReactor Workstation is a direct plugin version of Drastic's MediaReactor file translation system. Rather than having to use a separate translation step, the artist can work with incoming footage directly in their preferred creative software. MediaReactor Workstation is available on Windows, macOS, and Linux. It provides plugins for Assimilate SCRATCH/Lab, Digital Vision Nucoda, Autodesk Flame/Flare/Lustre, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere and After Effects, EasyDCP, QuickTime and DirectShow. Many other applications that utilize the QuickTime and DirectShow interfaces are also supported.
MediaReactor Lite for Adobe is a direct PRM plugin version of Drastic's MediaReactor file translation system. No transcoding step is required to work directly in Adobe with camera raw formats, and read MOV without QuickTime. The plugin also lets you output to MOV/MP4 files. MediaReactor Lite works within Adobe Premiere, Media Encoder, After Effects and any other plugin compatible Adobe product. MediaReactor Lite is available for $99.00 US.
MediaReactor Lite for Avid is a direct AMA plugin version of Drastic's MediaReactor file translation system. No transcoding step is required to work directly in Avid with camera raw formats, Sony XAVC-S, Panasonic 10 Bit MP4, and MOV without needing QuickTime. The plugin also lets you output to MOV/MP4 files, including ProRes and XAVC-S. MediaReactor Lite works within Avid MediaComposer and any other plugin compatible Avid product. MediaReactor Lite is available for $99.00 US.
Closed captioning conversion, verification, and display
ccConvert Suite is a suite of tools for converting, verifying and visually displaying closed captions. The ccConvert suite consists of: ccEmbed/ccExtract, verifyCC and ccReview. It can read standalone caption formats like SCC, MCC and AAF as well as subtitle formats like STL, EBU, SRT, XML. Final Cut, YouTube and iTune formats are supported as well as most media embedded captions in MXF (SMPTE 436, compression embedded), MOV/MP4 text track, MPEG-2/h.264 user data, transport stream SEI, Sony IMX embedded, LXF and GXF files. Cross conversion from any type to SCC, MCC and .N0 for use in editing programs is provided, as well as up convert from SD captions to HD MCC and 436 formats. Embed sidebar formats into MXF and MOV files for final distribution. Auto verify and visually check captions either in-stream, independently, or as a sidebar replacement of existing captions.
Net-X-Convert & Net-X-Proxy
Scalable file conversion system
Net-X-Convert is a scalable file conversion system for automated creation of proxy, thumbnail, broadcast and post production file formats. Designed to work anywhere from a command line plugin to a multi server distributed conversion system for the enterprise, Net-X-Convert can grow to support any size organization. Based on the features of Drastic's MediaReactor and Net-X-Code products, Net-X-Convert supplies the file transform glue used by ESPN, the NBA and other major content producers. There is also a proxy/thumbnail only version, Net-X-Proxy for cost sensitive, media asset management use.
Media File Scanner
Catalog all your Content
The Media File Scanner for Net-X-Code is an add on that can scan local, network, Amazon S3 and Google Cloud Storage drives and help to organize and make best use of all of your post production and broadcast media. The Media File Scanner will provide a complete, logical view of your audio/video/still assets, and generate a list of available media so you can catalog, proxy, thumbnail, metadata extract and call third party REST interfaces, executables and scripts.
FastClip/Partial File Restore
Partial file restore system
Drastic's Net-X-Code system includes a partial file restore system, that is available as a standalone server system. The partial file restore system includes indexing, restoration with minimum source access, proxy file generation, thumbnail generation, proxy/primary file playback, metadata extraction and an HTTP/RESTful API. Drastic's PFR supports slow/nearline storage, traditional tape, LTO/LTFS, CXFS, HTTP(S), FTP and cloud based file access for local/private cloud, Google Cloud and Amazon S3 AWS. Only the requested audio, video, captions and metadata are accessed from the source file. They are used to wrap into a new local file with minimal access to the storage to allow the fastest and lowest cost restoration of original material possible. Net-X-Code works directly with your original file formats, no mezzanine file is needed.
Drastic's file read capabilities for OEMs
Drastic software includes extensive file read capabilities. With the DTMediaRead SDK, these capabilities can be built right into your software. DTMediaRead can be accessed on Windows, macOS/OS-X and Linux in 32 or 64 bit. All the Drastic supported formats are available including everything from internet level mp4/webm/flv to F65/HDCam/XDCam/P2 MXF, Cine/DNG/DPX and most other post production and broadcast formats.
Drastic's file write capabilities for OEMs
Drastic software includes extensive file write capabilities. With the DTMediaWrite SDK, these capabilities can be built right into your software. DTMediaWrite can be accessed on Windows, Mac and Linux in 32 or 64 bit. All the Drastic supported formats are available including everything from internet level mp4/webm/flv to F65/HDCam/XDCam/P2 MXF, Cine/DNG/DPX and most other post production and broadcast formats.