Technical Specifications of INGEST

Supported Inputs

 AJA : KONA 4, KONA 3G, KONA LHi, KONA LHe Plus, Corvid, Corvid 3G, Corvid 88, Corvid 44, Corvid 44 BNC
 Blackmagic Design : Decklink Quad 2, Decklink Quad, Decklink Duo, Decklink Duo 2, Decklink Studio, Decklink HD Extreme 3D, Intensity Pro, Decklink SP, Decklink Extreme, DeckLink 4K Extreme 12G, DeckLink 4K Extreme, DeckLink Studio 4K, DeckLink SDI 4K
 Bluefish444 : Epoch range of video I/O cards
 Deltacast : DELTA-sdi and DELTA-hd family of cards.
 Magewell : Pro Capture HDMI, Pro Capture Dual HDMI, Pro Capture Quad HDMI, Pro Capture SDI, Pro Capture Dual SDI, Pro Capture Quad SDI, Pro Capture AIO
 Matrox : VS4, MX02, Mojito MAX
 Viewcast : Osprey 210, Osprey 260e, Osprey 440, Osprey 450e, Osprey 460e
 Multi channel, multi source, multi format, multi destination capture, streaming, transcoding in a single application.
 Multicam Ingest/ Baseband Ingest/ IP Ingest/ File-based Ingest
 Directshow based devices
 Audio cards with Windows standard drivers
 NDI TM Ingest/Record and IP stream capture
 Mix and match multiple capture cards and devices with the same instance

Key Features

  LTC Timecode Support from internal or external sound card (with Blackmagic boards)
  Detects timecode breaks
  Closed captioning support (with AJA and Blackmagic boards)
  Supports video matrix control (Kramer, Blackmagic, Quartz, Jupiter and Pro-Bel routers)
  Supports still and animated logo, text, and time overlay to captured files
  Lossless manual and auto split of files
  Rule based media management - delete or move video files based on user defined rules
  Supports Safe Network Recording (transfers to a network location on the fly/realtime)
  Supports edit while ingest(With Adobe Premiere® and GV Edius)
  Avid Interplay check-in
  Metadata input during capture
  User defineable live action marker buttons to mark points and regions on the capturing files (like Goal, Bomb, etc)
  Customisable front end, with individual preview screens for each encoder
  Each channel can be individually controlled, all channels can also be globally controlled
  IP based multi channel remote control option
  Remote control software - control and monitor all Metus INGEST instances running on a network
  Can be used as file based transcoder, with watch fo
  UHD/4K Support


  Simultaneous multi channel video audio capture from multiple devices (as many as the platform can handle)
  Capture multiple formats simultaneously from same source-multi profile operation
  Capture, stream or simultaneously capture and stream from the same source, at different formats and qualities.
 Multi channel audio capture (SDI embedded or from audio device) to MPEG, MXF, MP4, MOV, AVI files and audio channel remapping support
  Scheduled and manual capture modes
  Supports LTC and VITC burn in to files
  Operations log
  Proven rock solid 7x24 reliability tested at over 1000 deployments Capture multiple formats simultaneously from same source-multi profile operation
  Supported wrappers: (MPG, M2P, AVI, F4V, MXF, MOV, MP4, TS, WMV, WAV, M4A, P2, AAF)
  Supported video and audio essences (Apple ProRes (On server only), Avid DNxHD/DNxHR/IMX/XDCAM/JFIF, MPEG2, DV, DVCPROHD, Uncompressed (YUY2, UYVY, RGB24, RGB32, NV12, YV12, V210 ), H.265/HEVC, H.264/AVC, AVC-Intra, XDCAM HD, XDCAM EX, IMX, JPEG2000, WMV,  PCM, AAC, WMA)
  GPU-Powered / Hardware accelerated H.265 and H.264 recording on supported platforms (please check with us on the hardware requirements)
  IP streaming output: WebRTC, UDP, RTP, RTMP
  Lossless JPEG2000 (GPU-based) in MXF OP1a.
  SMPTE 436 VANC support (Decklink LL only)
  Frame Accurate VTR control (RS-422) and batch capture modes 
  Smart auto naming of files based on user defined criteria
  Print to tape