NewTek Ships International Version of TriCaster

Oct 25, 2005

NewTek, Inc., manufacturer of video and 3D animation products, has announced the shipment of the International version of TriCaster. TriCaster is a turnkey, portable, live production system that combines the capabilities of both presentation and video production, providing a comprehensive toolset for corporate presenters, educators and media ministry. This enhanced version enables clients worldwide to take advantage of the portable live production system by adding support for NTSC (Japan) and PAL standards.

With the newest release, TriCaster International NewTek has the ability to create presentations with live television. The interface of TriCaster is free from video jargon, allowing users who aren't video professionals to grasp the tools needed to generate live presentations, Webcasts and video. Using real-time switching and editing, PowerPoint support, template-driven titles, more than 200 transitions and simultaneous distribution to Video, Internet, and Projectors, TriCaster combines functionality with portability.

TriCaster International Features Include: Support for NTSC (US), NTSC (Japan) and PAL; iVGA provides the functionality of high-end scan converters by integrating full motion screens from remotely connected computers. Live streaming to the corporate Intranet or the Web without licensing or per-seat fees; Easy-to-use titling to identify speakers and key points; Keying, to mix your graphics with live video; Integrated Virtual VCR cues digital video clips and plays them back the instant they are selected for live output; Six hours of internal video storage for recording or playback; XGA projector output designed to ensure that graphics are presented at the highest possible resolution and that video is scaled up to match; Output to S-Video or composite; and Archive presentations to hard drive for later playback, editing or on-demand streaming. TriCaster International Version is available worldwide for a suggested retail price of $6995US.