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ToolsOnAir and FlavourSys to present TV-Station-in-a-Rack at IBC

Vienna/ Berlin, 8 September 2017

Austrian broadcast engineering company ToolsOnAir and FlavourSys present (in Hall 7/ G45Mac- and Linux-based workflow solutions for broadcasters and media production facilities

ToolsOnAir, a broadcast engineering specialist, today announced that it has joined forces at IBC with FlavourSys, an independent software company delivering products designed to improve the day-to-day workflow of any content production company.  

With TV-Station-in-a-Rack they showcase an affordable Mac and Linux based production workflow solution, that is especially interesting for smaller broadcasters as well as for live and post production facilities. Their booth is located in Hall 7/ G45.

TV-Station-in-a-Rack showcases a one-stop solution from ingest to playout, where FlavourSys Strawberry, a production asset management application supporting all major NLEs, plays a central role in order to manage and orchestrate all of the editing tasks.

TV-Station-in-a-Rack features the following components built by ToolsOnAir: just:in and just:in linux, an innovative ingest solution for single- or multi-camera, satellite feed or VTR setups; just:store, a storage unit specifically designed for broadcast needs, onCore®, the Linux-based workflow architecture and automation application, as well as just:play, a 24/7 automated broadcast playout server and  just:live a live production playout for video and realtime graphics. ToolsOnAir will also show ARIX, an innovative ingest solution that was developed together with the German NDR. FlavourSys Strawberry builds the heart of the editorial workflow with its powerful and easy-to-manage production asset management capabilities.

„Our goal is to offer our customers a robust, easy-to-implement, yet affordable solution that also integrates seamlessly into exiting systems”, says Walter Kuntner, CEO at ToolsOnAir. “With FlavourSys Strawberry as the project asset management tool, we can provide a very intuitive workflow that production teams can adopt in no time.“

„We are very excited to partner with ToolsOnAir. Their workflow tools fit perfectly alongside Strawberry’s strong management of editing projects, making a compelling solution for broadcasters.”, mentions Derek Barrilleaux, Vice President of Global Sales at FlavourSys.

About ToolsOnAir

ToolsOnAir Broadcast Engineering has redefined the TV station of tomorrow, providing powerful Mac and Linux based solutions that integrate storage, ingest, playout and real-time graphics into a streamlined workflow based onCore® – a new revolutionary software architecture for multipurpose broadcast.

About FlavourSys

FlavourSys is an independent company founded on the principle of delivering innovative software products designed to improve the day-to-day workflow of any content production company. Strawberry was created by editors for editors with independence, efficiency and flexibility in mind. Recipient of the 2011 IBC Broadcast Engineering Award, Strawberry originated as in-house software created in a live production environment at a German Television facility. Thus, the requirements of stability and reliability were also ingrained in the product from inception. For more information about FlavourSys solutions, visit www.flavoursys.com or connect with FlavourSys on Facebook.

Visit FlavourSys and ToolsOnAir at IBC 2017 in Hall 7 at Booth G45

Press Contacts

ToolsOnAir Broadcast Engineering GmbH

Mattia Varriale
+43 699 11417342


Alexandra Maier

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