PBT EU upgrades Executor 21 with new remote capabilities
PBT EU has announced the upgrade of Executor 21. Among the new capabilities, the system now incorporates PlayBox Neo 20 into its server lines.
Furthermore, the new version integrates Input/Output architecture for ingest and playout supporting UHD, HD, SD ingest and playback, NDI, AJA and Blackmagic Decklink SDI Inputs and Outputs.
The new version also includes simultaneous outputs for the transmission of different video standards and frame rates from the same source. It supports SRT output and playout as ingesting is taking place. Executor 21 enables the mixing of different media formats, frame rates and resolutions in a single playlist.
It has multiple simultaneous outputs including IP and SDI, with compatibility across a vast variety of compression formats such as MPEG-2, DV, DVCAM, DVCPro, DVCPro 50, DVCPro HD, IMX, XDCAM, HDCAM, AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265, XAVC, Apple ProRes, DNxHD, AVC-Intra, and many others.
The new upgrade supports MPEG-2 (PS/TS), AVI, MOV, MP4, MPX OP1a, and WMV. It allows for on-air subtitling burning, multi-channel audio support, along with built-in content transfer and replications of ingested media to other storage or network folders, including integrated multi-viewer and REST API.