The DreamCatcher™ Production Suite


Are you ready for the revolution? A tidal wave of change is fast approaching the live production industry. When it hits, your live production tools will need to have the flexibility to instantly adapt to unexpected requirements. Is your live production infrastructure built on a platform that has the flexibility to absorb change and adapt to new demands?

The DreamCatcher™ Production Suite is designed to embrace this tidal wave of change. It leverages a patented network architecture to provide scalability, agility, and flexibility that is unmatched in the industry. DreamCatcher™ is a platform that fits into all the critical aspects of live production: capture, replay, playout, live editing, storage, logging and content management. The flexible nature of the DreamCatcher™ architecture enables efficient workflows that can be driven by all levels of production experience. The unique modularity of the DreamCatcher™ platform also leverages high capacity IP networking that dynamically adjusts to meet the demands of a large single production to many smaller ones.

DreamCatcher™ provides a set of revolutionary production tools that enhance the story telling capabilities of any live production. The DreamCatcher™ architecture provides instant access to all content on the network from any operation station, for an unprecedented level of content availability. By leveraging open architecture and access to network-wide compute resources, the DreamCatcher™ platform has eliminated render times and pulled important workflows into the live spectrum.

Unparalleled User Experience


DreamCatcher's™ user interface delivers a frictionless experience for live content creation. The intuitive touch interface highlights a modern user experience and reduces the learning curve for novice operators, while the hardware controller gives experienced operators a familiar control surface to amplify their abilities. Every DreamCatcher™ surface can be tailored to fit any user or workflow. Repetitive actions and complicated control sequences can be automated into custom buttons improving the workflow, efficiency, and accuracy of every live production.

Dependability


Leveraging Evertz' extensive broadcast experience and technology, the DreamCatcher™ platform is designed for critical applications that operate at 99.999% up time. The patented networked architecture (with built-in redundancies) and advanced hardware design for robustness makes DreamCatcher™ the right choice for any live production. A wide range of global broadcasters, sports leagues and teams rely on the dependability of DreamCatcher™ to keep their live productions running smoothly.

DreamCatcher is changing the face of production and instant replay. Not only the pioneer of 4K zoom and Mosaic, DreamCatcher also offers the most robust, scalable and modern IP-based replay system in the industry today. DreamCatcher’s rapid editing capabilities combined with enhanced production workflow allow replay operators to be true craftsmen in their profession.


Production Information

  • DC-400E SERIES

    • Baseband replay server and production suite
    • Intuitive touch interface with a familiar controller design
    • Up to 16x HD channels, 10x 3G channels or 3x UHD (4K) channels
  • DC-100E SERIES

    • Clip server and editor
    • Up to 8x HD, 4x 3G or 1x 4K–UHD outputs in baseband or SMPTE ST 2110
    • Switcher control with MOS, AMP, ODETICS and PBUS protocols
  • DC-200ES SERIES

    • High bit rate IP-based capture servers
    • Up to 12x HD channels, 12x 3G channels and 3x 4K–UHD channels of SMPTE-2110
    • Up to 240 hours of continuous recording per node
  • DC-200NZ SERIES

    • Long GOP IP–based capture servers
    • Up to 12x HD/3G channels of SMPTE-2110 capture
    • Up to 480 hours of continuous recording per node
  • DC-PLAYOUT

    • IP-based replay server and production suite
    • Intuitive touch interface with a familiar controller design
    • Up to 4x HD/3G and 1x 4K-UHD channels of SMPTE-2110 playout
  • DC–MEDIA-SUITE

    • Intelligent content management system
    • Real–time growing file transcoding for immediate access to content
    • Proxy searching and editing of content
  • DC-ONE

    • Streamlined replay system and production suite
    • Up to 8x HD/3G channels
    • The first step into the DreamCatcher platform
    • Upgradable to the full DreamCatcher 400 series system
  • DC-VAR

    • Up to 16 3G/HD channel Video Assistant Referee server
    • Tailored user interface design with each sport in mind
    • Automated event clip creation and reporting
  • DC–LITE-CLIENT

    • Portable editing, logging and content management station
    • Custom event logging through a graphical interface
    • Proxy editing and content playout capabilities
  • DC-LIVE-EDIT

    • Integrated Live non-linear editor for quick turnaround
    • Post edit angle swap with our ANGLE-AWARE engine
    • RENDER-FREE publishing using the integrated live content

DreamCatcher Academy

When you purchase a DreamCatcher system, you will have the opportunity to attend the DreamCatcher Academy where expert technicians provide you with hands on training for your system. DreamCatcher Academy ensures that you utilize your system to its full potential.

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