iMAGsystems will be out in force at InfoComm 2018 debuting a highly-compressed H.264 video-over-IP streaming solution called Rain. Having offered uncompressed 10G SDVoE and compressed 1G JPEG2000 solutions in its Lightning and Thunder products respectively, the aptly-named Rain follows the naming convention of fast to slow streaming solutions, given the extended latency attribute of H.264.
The Metus Ingest 184.108.40.206 update brings GPU-based JPEG2000 codec support from Comprimanto which allows for multi-channel ingest of SD, HD and 4K sources to JPEG2000 in Lossy, Visually Lossless and Mathematically Lossless formats. With Comprimanto’s technology integrated into Ingest, Metus offers faster encoding with better image quality. When encoding JPEG2000 contained MXF OP1a media files,