Capital Networks Releases Stereoscopic 3D Version of Audience Software Platform – Capital Networks News

Capital Networks Releases Stereoscopic 3D Version of Audience Software Platform

Capital Networks Limited, a leading global provider of Cable TV, Broadcasting and dynamic digital signage content creation and management software, has released Audience 4.1.

Audience 4.1 supports Stereoscopic 3D, broadcast quality HD video and was designed primarily with Cable, IPTV, Satellite and high end retail markets in mind.

Jim Vair, Vice President of Business Development at Capital Networks commented: “Along with some powerful upgrades to the video and rendering capabilities of our software, we’re especially pleased to announce the release of Audience 4.1 at a time when the 3D market is just starting to pick up steam. We feel our ability to ingest, manage and play out stereoscopic 3D content, along with the power to update that content in real time, puts us well ahead of the pack in this emerging market.”

This latest 3D capable version comes 5 months after the public release of Audience 4.0 in December, 2010 and builds on the advanced 3D features introduced in version 4.0. The Audience 4 series provides a powerful, flexible HD solution for high quality content to cable companies, broadcasters, IPTV operators and organizations operating dynamic digital signage networks.

Other key new features in the Audience 4 series include:

  • Support for Windows 7
  • 3D perspective zones, 3D objects, 3D transitions
  • Enhanced video file support – Including SD and HD, MPEG4 and MPEG2
  • Advanced, enterprise level scheduling across thousands of screens
  • Broadcast quality MNG animations builder – ideal for companies that don’t have animators on staff but want animation within a show
  • Full alpha channel Flash support

“I can honestly say it has been a long time since I have been so impressed with a company. I can assure you, you now have my business for all future purchases and I will be more than happy to refer other businesses to you. Company service like that exhibited by your staff is exceptionally rare, and I commend you for the obvious company-wide attitude that your customers are a priority.”

- Shelia Hogue, Marketing Manager, Glasgow EPB

“Once again, I want to express my gratitude towards the friendly, patient and knowledgeable Capital Networks Technician Jim Osmond. He has been a big help to both myself and Chippewa Valley Schools. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, Jim Osmond and the Capital Networks Tech Department are definitely one of the reasons Chippewa Valley Schools continues to use Audience.”

- James Calderone CVC-TV Coordinator

"We have 100% trust in our AudienceTM server. It's reassuring to know that we are connecting to another AudienceTM system when we collaborate with the BBC, and both servers performed flawlessly and helped make the whole show look great!"

- Gary Brown, Principal Lecturer, University of Portsmouth

"Staff reception of the PRP TV system has been very favourable, with unsolicited content being sent to Corporate Communications for broadcast on the system. This new tool provides strengthened internal communication and employee engagement."

- Taufic Saliba, Staff Sergeant, Peel Regional Police

"As Jamaica's first all digital supplier, we have a reputation for reliability, flexibility, speed, cost-effectiveness and the latest, best technology. Capital Networks and the AudienceTM platform supports us on all these fronts."

- Michael Look Tong, Director Media Services, Flow Jamaica