Rio Connect – Media Sharing Workflow & Storage Solution

Rio Connect – Media Sharing Workflow & Storage Solution

Realtime teamworking solution spanning multiple instances of Quantel Rio

Better workflows; more productive post

The Rio Connect™ collaborative workflow engine instantly solves facility scheduling challenges by enabling media sharing between up to eight Quantel Rio systems. With Rio Connect, time consuming media transfers and copying are eliminated at a stroke. Every Quantel Rio suite can work on the same job, or projects can be instantly moved between suites; Rio Connect enables you to maximize your productivity and revenues.

  • Complete flexibility to move jobs at a moment’s notice – take on short-notice work
  • Teamwork across multiple suites instantly – take on jobs with tight deadlines
  • Handle late changes with ease – happy clients return time and again
  • Instantly review the state of a distributed project – stay in control

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Securing overall performance is essential to maintaining end-user satisfaction, which in turn results in sustaining and growing revenue. It is important to take steps to limit the risk of incidents taking place through fault prevention and planning and, if incidents do occur, to ensure that downtime is as short as possible.

To ensure you get the most from your investment, SAM offers comprehensive support packages to suit your needs. Built on a foundation of over 30 years’ experience in supporting broadcast and post-production systems, SAM Care provides a highly skilled 24x7 technical help desk, committed response times, software maintenance support and operates a worldwide spare parts service from over 20 warehouse locations across the globe.

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Technical summary

  • Instantly share clips and projects
  • No media copied
  • Can be any mix of Rio Assist, Quantel Rio 2k and Quantel Rio 4k
  • 4200MB/s max bandwidth shared between clients
  • System shown would easily allow all 8 clients to playback 2k 16-bit @30fps.


Example Rio Connect System - Small

Example Rio Connect System - Small

Example Rio Connect System - Large

Example Rio Connect System - Large

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