R&S VENICE 4K – put through its sporting paces

R&S have added the next generation of VENICE to their lineup of broadcast hardware, the VENICE 4K offers Native 4K UHD-1 single file recording using the well-established Venice interface, providing a 4K UHD-1 Ingest and playout platform. The Multi-codec offering allows flexible workflows to be retained from the HD workflows when moved into the UHD [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:54:35+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Categories: Products|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Rohde & Schwarz IBC Wall of Workflow

Rohde & Schwarz had a strong presence at this year’s IBC focusing on what they are well known for, ingest, mastering to encoding and monitoring to broadcast and test and measurement equipment for high-definition formats such as 4K. You couldn’t escape IBC without crossing any of these acronyms covering industry formats and technologies, IMF (Interoperable [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:54:35+00:00 September 19th, 2016|Categories: Events, IBC, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments


In 2013, the premier motor racing brand with a global TV audience of more than 400 million viewers looked to introduce file-based efficiencies into its workflow, eliminating some of the manual procedures to streamline its output. Importantly, they were seeking a solution that would fit in with the existing SDI infrastructure. During the 2013 season [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:54:49+00:00 June 12th, 2015|Categories: Case Study, News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Visit root6 at BVE and Experience Smarter Working for Increased Productivity

BVE February 24-6 Stand J16 ‘Work Smarter’ is the theme of the root6 exhibit, where the integration of up-to-the-minute creative technologies from leading vendors will be deployed to illustrate substantially streamlined post production. A number of important new technologies will get their UK debut on the stand, which will highlight the hottest industry topics from 4K [...]

R&S – DVS Venice, direct ingest into Avid Interplay & ISIS then playout

Venice has the ability to take base-band video being fed into the Venice channels, create ‘Avid media’, write this directly to the ISIS storage and check the clip onto Interplay from where the Interplay uses can start using the ingesting clip all within 80 frames. Using the clips they can edit as normal, then export [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:54:59+00:00 August 11th, 2014|Categories: Opinion, Products, root6|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

R&S – DVS Venice joins the DPP AS-11 journey

Venice now has the added functionality of allowing DPP AS-11 workflows to take place-using Venice. Play-out of DPP AS-11 packages – Once the DPP AS-11 package has been created you can use one of the Venice channels in play-out mode to open and load the package, once loaded you will see all the elements, non [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:54:59+00:00 August 7th, 2014|Categories: Products, root6|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

BVE 2013 – "Managing file-based workflow"

root6: Stand D12 Visitors to BVE contemplating the implementation or expansion of file-based workflows shouldn’t miss the much-enlarged root6 stand where the theme will be ‘Managing file-based workflow.’  The stand, shared with equipment manufacturer Rhode & Schwarz DVS, will feature demonstrations of the entire workflow chain from live capture to delivery. Integrating key technologies from [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:30+00:00 January 15th, 2013|Categories: BVE, Events, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Platform1 Video Podcasts

If you missed out on a place at any of the seminars at Platform1, don’t worry, videos of all of the seminars are now available: Capture / Ingest DVS Venice – Oliver Gappa of DVS reviews the DVS Venice multi video channel server. Gallery SIENNA – With an abundance of live Sporting events on TV [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:39+00:00 July 9th, 2012|Categories: Events, News, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

DVS with Avid

DVS Digital Video Systems announced their new multi-channel and multi-format Venice. The form-factor has been reduced to a very neat 2u. The Venice has native support for DNxHD, XDCAM, DVCPRO, AVC-Ultra and Apple Rro ProRes 422. It can record & play-out along with transcoding of MXF OP-Atom, OP-1a, QuickTime and GXF files. The Venice offers [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:41+00:00 April 18th, 2012|Categories: News, Products|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

DVS VENICE enhances file-based production at Pinewood Studios

At NAB 2012, DVS announces that the internationally renowned Pinewood Studios Group has enhanced its equipment offering with 8-channels of DVS VENICE broadcast server. This will form an essential part of Pinewood Television’s upgraded TV Studio facilities. Alongside VENICE, Pinewood Television has also decided to implement additional DVS storage solution, SpycerBox Ultra. With this DVS [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:41+00:00 April 17th, 2012|Categories: News, Press Release|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments


Stand 400 Innovative and integrated file-based workflows demonstrated and new technology project showcased BVE North, Manchester, November 16...root6 will demonstrate file-based workflows for broadcast and postproduction featuring the integration of a number of just-released technologies. For broadcasters, root6 will show DVS Venice with real-time stereoscopic capture and STAN real-time 3D correction. Stereoscopic editing will be [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:54+00:00 November 14th, 2011|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

See Media Composer 6 at BVE North

Media Composer 6 will be shown for the first time at BVE North. In addition to its new 64-bit architecture and sleek, revised UI, MC6 incorporates Avid Open I/O to let you use your favourite video card. Already AJA, Blackmagic, Bluefish, Matrox, and MOTU offer integration with Media Composer. root6 will also present Avid’s market leading open [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:55+00:00 November 3rd, 2011|Categories: Events, News, Products|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

IBC 2011, 9-13 September

IBC, Europe's biggest event for media content creation, will be kicking off in just over a month. Both our sales team and product specialists will be on hand to provide advice and arrange demos so if you'd like to meet up or would like some help navigating the wealth of technology on show please contact [...]

By | 2017-05-31T09:00:24+00:00 August 3rd, 2011|Categories: Events, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

NAB Roundup 2011

The NAB show is always a daunting and slightly bewildering experience. There is always an overwhelming amount on display, and one always has the sneaking feeling of potentially missing the next big thing tucked away in some some little stand somewhere. I wouldn’t say that the last point was unlikely this year, but NAB 2011 [...]

All aspects of file-based workflow covered by root6 at BVE2011

15th – 17th February, Earlscourt 2, Stand G.30 Visitors to BVE contemplating the implementation of file-based workflow should make a point of visiting the root6 stand where all aspects of the process will be covered. Through ingest, editing, storage and delivery, the latest technologies from leading suppliers will be demonstrated and explained. Visitors will also [...]