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Digital Rapids presents Stream 2.5 at NAB

NAB Show, Las Vegas, Booth SL8724: Digital Rapids today unveiled new version 2.5 of the StreamPro and StreamEnterprise software. The new version further extends the market-leading capabilities of Digital Rapids' encoding solutions

Building on Digital Rapids' renowned format flexibility, version 2.5 adds new support for formats of particular interest to broadcasters and users targeting mobile phones. Among the new features are:

  •  new option for version 2.5, adds the ability to output encoded media in an MXF (Material eXchange Format) container.
  •  A new 3GPP/Mobile option adds H.263, H.264 and MPEG-4 Part 2 video with AAC-LC and AMR (narrow band and wide band) audio.
  • SMPTE VC-1 encoding capabilities with the incorporation of the Microsoft VC-1 Encoder SDK. New abilities include VC-1 elementary video streams, multiplexing Closed Caption information into VC-1 based outputs
  • Video processing plug-ins including de-interlacing and color space conversion are enhanced in version 2.5

Digital Rapids Stream software is available in three configurations -- Stream LE, StreamPro (with expanded workflow automation capabilities) and StreamEnterprise (adding remote control and enterprise-oriented functionality). 

The version 2.5 update will be available as a free download for registered owners of StreamPro and StreamEnterprise version 2.0 or higher, and as chargeable upgrades for users of version 1.5 or earlier. For more information, visit