Kaydara Releases New Version of mediastore Broadcast System

Enables Broadcast Studios to Become More Cost Effective and Productive



Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from Kaydara Inc.

    LAS VEGAS, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- At the
 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Convention today, Kaydara Inc.
 announced the release of Kaydara mediastore 2.8, the newest version of
 Kaydara's popular still, clip, and animation server.  Kaydara's mediastore
 facilitates the integration of still images, video clips, audio, and
 animations into TV broadcast productions.  Kaydara mediastore 2.8 offers many
 new productivity enhancements, including support for international fonts and
 improvements to the character generator tools, browsers, media caching and
 playlist validation.
     "Kaydara mediastore 2.8 builds on an already solid foundation with
 enhancements to many existing tools," said Laurent Ruel, product manager,
 Kaydara broadcast systems.  "We have received very positive feedback from our
 clients using Kaydara mediastore in their everyday productions, and are
 confident that the scalability and versatility of version 2.8 will help
 broadcasters be more productive and cost-effective in today's varied and
 demanding broadcast environment."
     The Kaydara mediastore broadcast system is an integrated and scalable
 mixed-media workstation designed with the demands of today's modern broadcast
 studios in mind.  Kaydara mediastore provides broadcasters with fast access to
 stills, clips, graphics, titling, and animation, and integrates the
 functionality of multiple broadcast machines into one robust, easy to use
 workstation.
     Kaydara is showcasing mediastore 2.8 in their booth (number S 3263) at
 NAB 2001.
 
     Availability
     mediastore 2.8 will be commercially available through Kaydara resellers
 world-wide by the end of May, 2001.
 
     About Kaydara
     Founded in 1993, Kaydara Inc. is a leading provider of solutions for the
 acquisition, authoring, and delivery of digital media content for film,
 television, broadcast, Web, and game development applications.  Its
 award-winning FiLMBOX(R) and broadcast systems product lines enable content
 developers to acquire, manage, and deliver secure 3D mixed-media content in
 real-time, and have been used worldwide by award-winning clients, including
 Manex Visual Effects, ExMachina, Foundation Imaging, MainFrame Entertainment,
 Midway Games, Astral Communications and TSN.  Kaydara is a privately held
 company headquartered in Montreal, Quebec.
     All product and company names herein are trademarks of their respective
 owners.
 
     Kaydara general information:
     United States and Canada: 888-842-6842
     International: 514-842-8446
 
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SOURCE Kaydara Inc.
    LAS VEGAS, April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- At the
 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Convention today, Kaydara Inc.
 announced the release of Kaydara mediastore 2.8, the newest version of
 Kaydara's popular still, clip, and animation server.  Kaydara's mediastore
 facilitates the integration of still images, video clips, audio, and
 animations into TV broadcast productions.  Kaydara mediastore 2.8 offers many
 new productivity enhancements, including support for international fonts and
 improvements to the character generator tools, browsers, media caching and
 playlist validation.
     "Kaydara mediastore 2.8 builds on an already solid foundation with
 enhancements to many existing tools," said Laurent Ruel, product manager,
 Kaydara broadcast systems.  "We have received very positive feedback from our
 clients using Kaydara mediastore in their everyday productions, and are
 confident that the scalability and versatility of version 2.8 will help
 broadcasters be more productive and cost-effective in today's varied and
 demanding broadcast environment."
     The Kaydara mediastore broadcast system is an integrated and scalable
 mixed-media workstation designed with the demands of today's modern broadcast
 studios in mind.  Kaydara mediastore provides broadcasters with fast access to
 stills, clips, graphics, titling, and animation, and integrates the
 functionality of multiple broadcast machines into one robust, easy to use
 workstation.
     Kaydara is showcasing mediastore 2.8 in their booth (number S 3263) at
 NAB 2001.
 
     Availability
     mediastore 2.8 will be commercially available through Kaydara resellers
 world-wide by the end of May, 2001.
 
     About Kaydara
     Founded in 1993, Kaydara Inc. is a leading provider of solutions for the
 acquisition, authoring, and delivery of digital media content for film,
 television, broadcast, Web, and game development applications.  Its
 award-winning FiLMBOX(R) and broadcast systems product lines enable content
 developers to acquire, manage, and deliver secure 3D mixed-media content in
 real-time, and have been used worldwide by award-winning clients, including
 Manex Visual Effects, ExMachina, Foundation Imaging, MainFrame Entertainment,
 Midway Games, Astral Communications and TSN.  Kaydara is a privately held
 company headquartered in Montreal, Quebec.
     All product and company names herein are trademarks of their respective
 owners.
 
     Kaydara general information:
     United States and Canada: 888-842-6842
     International: 514-842-8446
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -  Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X95773087
 
 SOURCE  Kaydara Inc.