At the IBC 2019 DirectOut announces the cooperation with Studio Hamburg MCI GmbH. As of now, MCI is a premium reseller for the PRODIGY series from DirectOut. With the PRODIGY series, the manufacturer offers various modular audio converters for numerous formats with flexibly configurable inputs and outputs, network audio and extremely powerful hardware and software. The conception of the hardware allows the use in various applications, e.g. in pro audio, broadcast as well as installation and studio environments.
Tim Grevenitz, Head of Sales at MCI: “With DirectOut, we are pleased to have found a manufacturer that fits perfectly into our strategy to further enlarge our know-how and product portfolio for IP transformation in our industry. The modular concept, a signal matrix, processing and the possibility of format converting between different network audio formats such as RAVENNA, Dante or AES67 in one system is already very impressive. This is exactly what the market demands today.”
Jan Ehrlich, CEO DirectOut:”With the new PRODIGY series we have created the potential to meet the challenges of technological change well prepared. The growing possibilities of integrating various audio formats into modern media infrastructures increase the complexity and require up-to-date and constantly increasing expertise. This also requires more intensive user support. With MCI, we have found a partner who competently meets these requirements in the broadcast and media technology and provides our customers with solution-oriented advice.”
About DirectOut GmbH
DirectOut GmbH was founded in 2008 and specializes in the development of high-quality and powerful audio format converters, interfaces and signal distribution for broadcast, studio, live and installation applications.
The portfolio is marketed worldwide under the DirectOut Technologies® brand and comprises products that bridge the gap between different audio formats and thus make the handling of different transmission formats easier and more flexible in practice. The range of supported audio formats includes: MADI, SoundGrid, Dante, RAVENNA and the standards AES67 and SMPTE ST2110-30/31.
DirectOut products are distributed worldwide and are headquartered in Mittweida, Germany.
picture caption: Tim Grevenitz, Jan Ehrlich