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The DreamCatcher™ Media Suite software is an intelligent content management system with a simple web-based user interface. Leveraging Evertz' revolutionary 10GbE technology, the DC-BRIDGE software provides unprecedented access to content anywhere on the DreamCatcher™ network.

The addition of DC-FLEX software to a DreamCatcher™ cluster will optimize the full potential of every system on the network. By managing the combined compute power of every system, the DC-FLEX will utilize any unused processing capacity to complete jobs at unbelievable speeds.

In addition to unlocking the full capacity of the DreamCatcher™ network, the DC-FLEX has several content management tools that will enhance any production workflow. The DC-FLEX and DC-BRIDGE provide the ability to transcode up to eight simultaneous growing files to any attached storage. Conveniently walk away with a fully transcoded record train on attached storage or provide live access from any craft editing station for immediate editing.

The DC-DIRECTOR software provides full proxy viewing and editing of any content on the DreamCatcher™ network, or on any attached storage device using a simple web browser interface. Increase the scope of your reach by adding this powerful content management suite of software to your DreamCatcher™ network.

Features
  • Intuitive web interface for easy access and control
  • Distributed IP architecture
  • Process management to utilize the full capacity of every system
  • Load distribution that increases import/export bandwidth
  • Proxy viewing of live and clipped content for remote editing
  • Up to 8x real-time growing file transcodes to external storage
  • Real-time H.264 streaming of content for distribution
  • Ability to execute multiple transcode workflows simultaneously
  • Intelligent import profiles to simplify content ingest
  • Scheduling capabilities to manage content through DC-MAGNUM
  • Metadata management of live and archived content
  • Connectivity through 1GbE, 10GbE, USB 3.0, USB 2.0 and optional Fiber Channel

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Specifications

Ethernet
2x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE
Connector TypeDreamCatcher™ SFPs, RJ-45
Control
User InterfaceIntuitive web browser interface
Ports
2x USB 2.0, 4x USB 3.0
Power Consumption
950 watts Max Rated, 800 watts Nominal
EMI/RFIComplies with FCC part 15 Class A, EU EMC Directive
CISPR 22 Class A Digital Device or Peripheral
IEC 60950-1:2005+A1+A2
Electrical
VoltageAC 100-240V, 47 – 63Hz
Current8 – 4A
RedundancyTriple redundant power supplies

Ordering Information

DC-CORE-PLUSDreamCatcher™ 3RU Core Hardware
DC-BRIDGEDreamCatcher™ Content Transfer Software Package
DC-FLEXDreamCatcher™ Transcoding and Intelligent Process Management Software
DC-DIRECTORDreamCatcher™ Web Interface for Intuitive Content Management