Dalet AmberFin is an orchestrated, scalable media processing platform with fully integrated ingest, mastering, QC and review functionality, enabling facilities to make great pictures in a scalable, reliable and interoperable way. Dalet AmberFin software runs on cost-effective, commodity IT hardware that can adapt and grow as the needs of your business change. Whether you need a single application specific product or a large-scale enterprise-class transcode farm, Dalet AmberFin software is built upon unique technology that ensures your media assets retain the highest quality whether standard- definition, high-definition or new media content.
Best possible picture quality
Dalet AmberFin enables the best possible quality ingest of tape or file-based assets. High-quality codecs maintain the value of the original material and with growing file support and the ability to write directly to shared storage dramatically, this reduces workflow latency. Flexible Closed Captioning and Ancillary Data support offer further time savings.
Scalable & fault tolerant transcoding
Dalet AmberFin Dark transcoder efficiently turns the content that owners have into the content their customers want. Including format and standard conversion, Dalet AmberFin Dark offers best-in-class image processing and allows for fast and effortless content delivery and repurposing.
Dalet AmberFin provides a completely scalable, orchestrated, fault tolerant high quality transcode environment. With all components running as Windows services users can build transcode farms with both human and automated tasks on commodity IT hardware as appliances - minimizing downtime, reducing maintenance costs and enabling complete “lights-out” operation.
With a single install package for all instances and self-aware components, deployment of Dalet AmberFin Dark is incredibly easy. A single process for installation across all physical and virtual machines and a single point of configuration make systems fast to deploy, configure and re-configure.
Dalet AmberFin Ingest can easily be automated using widely supported Broadcast and IT protocols such as VDCP and Web Services while the intuitive and customizable user interface guarantees effortless operation.
Optimize your media processing workflow and increase operator efficiency
As tasks in the Dalet Workflow Engine, the complexity of the backend process of Dalet AmberFin Play are made easy for the users with contextual tools and tasks monitored by the reporting services.
Dalet AmberFin Play enables operators to instantly review shared assets at any point in the workflow, eliminating the need to transfer assets off shared storage or transcode to an alternative playback format. Monitoring of all media properties through a single interface with high quality, frame accurate, UDH/HD/SDI playback, full Closed Captions and Ancillary Data support and flexible audio monitor equates to elevated trust and confidence. Embedded tools and plug-ins for metadata entry and review, simple mark-up, editing and segmentation increase operator efficiency while implementation of web services or serial control (VDCP or BVW) allows for easy integration of control panels and automation tools.
Unprecedented levels of trust
Unique to the AmberFin Platform, Dalet’s industry leading approach to Quality Control, known as Unified Quality Control (UQC), introduces a QC mark that brings a new level of trust to media assets. UQC uniquely combines automated processes that integrate third party verification tools with a human touch, enabling more efficient and effective decision-making and new levels of confidence in the file creation and transformation processes.