announced at IBC that The Machine Room, a leading post-production and media creation facility based in Soho, London, has recently upgraded and expanded its DVD production capabilities with the addition of multiple Sonic Scenarist all-in-one DVD workstations. Capitalizing on its reputation as an innovative provider of DVD creation services, The Machine Room has replaced obsolete third-party systems with the very latest professional DVD authoring and real-time hardware encoding technology using Sonic’s Upgrade Program.
Featuring real-time MPEG-2 video and simultaneous surround sound audio encoding, Sonic Scenarist is the leading solution for creating high-end feature film DVD titles. Scenarist provides unrivalled access to the DVD specification and features a unique mix of powerful, high-end features and productivity enhancements that empower users to create titles with the maximum level of interactivity and achieve the highest level of player compatibility. Sonic’s award-winning SD-series encoders offer cinematic-quality, real-time hardware MPEG-2 video compression with simultaneous surround sound audio encoding.
Launched in 2004, the Sonic upgrade program offers users of all brands of DVD authoring systems the opportunity to upgrade to Sonic’s famous all-in-one DVD workstations and authoring systems. All upgrade packages include a hardware-based DVD production solution and a subscription to Sonic’s mission-critical support, SonicCare, as well as special incentives enabling users to retrieve value from outdated authoring technology.