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Apella HDX Product Info


Apella HDX is an unprecedented breakthrough in affordable HD video server technology. By providing support for a wide range of codecs, video standards, and file formats, this media server is specifically engineered to meet the needs of emerging HDTV facilities.

altThe compact 3RU chassis features front-loading hot-swap drive bays that allow internal storage to expand to 16TB with several RAID protection configurations. Virtually unlimited channel I/O can be implemented simply by networking Apella servers together. Extensive native codec technology, DVCPRO HD, and MPEG-2 up to 300Mb/s, and support for mixed AVI, MOV, and MXF file types, allows media files in the VT database – regardless of SD/HD standard, compression format, or file type – to be played back-to-back from a single output channel.

Apella HDX Key Features

  • 1 IN / 1 OUT or 2 IN / 2 OUT per Chassis
  • NTSC, PAL, and High Definition Video Standards
  • 4 AES/EBU and 16 SDI Embedded Audio Tracks per Video Channel
  • Switchable Formats Including 1080i, 720p, 525/625 Line
  • Extensive Native Codec Support in HD and SD:
  • Up to 16TB Internal Raw Storage Standard (optional RAID 5, 6, or 10)
  • Multi-track Audio and Video Timeline Editing (Remote Client Seats Available)
  • Import AVI, QuickTime, Avid DNxHD, DV and MPEG-2 Files
  • VT Director and VT Proxy Editor Plus! Software Included
    (Remote Client Seats Available)HDX
    • Multi-Channel PlayList with Auto Ripple
    • PlayList Synchronized in Real-Time with NRCS via MOS Protocol
    • Realtime Media Logging with Metadata Insertion
    • Low Resolution Timeline Editing Ready for Immediate Playout
    • Easy Media Management – Search, Archive, Import, Export
  • Optional Batch Media Import and Acquisition with RS-422 VTR Machine Control
  • VT Plug-In for Adobe Premiere Pro Available for Direct Exports without Transcoding
  • VT Plug-In for AppleŽ Final Cut Pro QuickTime or any Most Popular NLE media files
  • MOS, VDCP, GPI & VT Ethernet API Automation Support
  • Powerful SQL Database Engine for Centralized and Comprehensive Asset Management
  • Unique Global Asset ID and User Profiles with User-Defined Security Settings
  • Fibre Channel SAN and Dual GigE NAS Compatible
  • Pathfire DMG File-Based Interface for News and/or Syndication
  • Highly Scalable and Redundant Architecture

Apella HDX Product Info    Why choose Apella?

See Server Overview, Remote Clients Overview, and Storage Overview for more information.


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