BVE Highlights 2015

By |February 28th, 2015|

Thanks to everyone who visited us at BVE this year, it was great to speak to so many people and talk about so many subjects. Here are some product highlights: […]

Play your cards right.

By |February 26th, 2015|

Join root6 at the Look Listen Experience roadshow, the UK’s largest regional event for audio and video professionals, and learn how the latest technologies can make substantial time and cost savings when working with camera cards. […]

Vidcheck adds automated correction of PSE flashing

By |February 11th, 2015|

Vidfixer now also includes automatic correction of PSE flashing to ensure that files meet Ofcom requirements. It is no longer necessary to manually fix PSE errors, saving time and costs. […]

See Dynamic Drive Pool V3 at BVE

By |February 11th, 2015|

Stand H16
Ardis Technologies will be demonstrating the complete V3 DDP technology on their stand (H16) at BVE.  The V3 technology with its web based graphical user interface comes standard on all DDP products; from the small microDDP to the large scalable redundant DDP. […]

Visit root6 at BVE and Experience Smarter Working for Increased Productivity

By |January 26th, 2015|

BVE February 24-6
Stand J16

‘Work Smarter’ is the theme of the root6 exhibit, where the integration of up-to-the-minute creative technologies from leading vendors will be deployed to illustrate substantially streamlined post production. A number of important new technologies will get their UK debut on the stand, which will highlight the hottest industry topics from 4K and UHD working, through IMF packaging to DPP deliverables. […]

Earth Leakage – in water!

By |January 12th, 2015|

I recently bought an Agilent U1191A clamp-meter. This is a piece of test equipment that can measure current flowing in a conductor without having to break the circuit (how you would if all you had was a digital multimeter). The jaws physically couple around the conductor in question and by induction you can measure the electrical current flowing in the conductor.

Why do manufactuers over-specify power requirements for broadcast equipment?

By |January 12th, 2015|

It’s actually a rhetorical question and I’m glad they do. Most of the time I have to tell a customers’ electrician and air-con contractor how much power (and hence how much heat) the machine room will be pulling/genarating. Most customers refuse to believe that 99.9% of the electrical power entering a server room/TV MCR leaves […]

Root6 SI featured in Broadcast Film & Video magazine (twice!)

By |January 12th, 2015|

Broadcast Film & Video have done a couple of articles on Root6’s SI offerings;

Our thoughts on broadcast and post systems integration as a PDF here
What it means to be a “value-added systems integrator”

Imagen 3.4 Released

By |January 6th, 2015|

Cambridge Imaging have just launched version 3.4 of Imagen, the off the shelf end-to-end secure video hosting platform for archiving & publishing media via a customisable website. […]

Merry Christmas!

By |December 19th, 2014|

Wishing you a very merry, relaxing Christmas and a peaceful, prosperous new year!

The root6 office will be closed from midday on Tuesday 24th December and will reopen on Monday, 5th January 2015. However, there will be a skeleton crew available, monitoring both and and the out-of-hours support pager service can be reached on 020 […]