updated 09:40 am EDT, Thu June 29, 2006
Media 100 v11 ships
Media 100 today announced that Media 100 HD Suite, Media HDe and Media 100 SDe version 11.0 are now shipping. Announced at NAB 2006, the version 11 release offers Media 100 editors 10-bit uncompressed HD and SD editing capabilities, support for broadcast-quality format conversions, and increased system performance by leveraging Mac OS X and AJA Video OEM solutions. The version 11 release is also a first step towards native integration with the Boris FX product line, bringing the advanced compositing and effects technology seamlessly within the Media 100 interface. Version 11 also supports embedded SDI audio, compressed HD, hardware-based 1080-to-720 or 720-to-1080 cross conversions, uncompressed 10-bit and 8-bit 4:2:2, DVCPro/DV/JPEG B codecs, and s Media 100 HD with HDX hardware. Media 100 HD customers who subscribe to Media 100's Platinum Software Updates service ($700) will receive version 11 as well as Boris RED 3GL. New Media 100 NLE systems start at $2500. Media 100 sw, a software-based companion to existing Media 100 systems, is available for $400.