June 1, 2010 in Multimedia (E)
[prMac.com] Raleigh, North Carolina - Plyxim, LLC. today is pleased to announce Exibia 2.0, a brand new version of their video broadcast scheduling application for Mac OS X. Exibia allows clients in a multi-user, multi-platform environment to upload and schedule still images and QuickTime-compatible videos to a centrally located server.
The Exibia Server, a Macintosh connected to a cable television (CATV) system for broadcast, a stand-alone flat panel display or television, or a digital billboard, handles the hosting, scheduling and playback of video content. Users of any platform can easily upload and schedule videos for playback using their web browser, including iPad, iPhone or iPod touch.
Version 2.0 introduces the following new features:
* Complete web-based administration of all Exibia settings
* A completely redesigned web interface
* A "Default Playlist" of still images or videos that will loop continuously when there is no scheduled content
* Creation and scheduling of playlists of videos
* Repetitive scheduling of videos (i.e., daily, weekly, monthly)
* The ability to add descriptions to uploaded videos and playlists
* Automatic creation of thumbnail images for uploaded videos
* The ability to stop a scheduled video or playlist
* The ability to bulk upload video content
Exibia is a Universal application that will run on any Macintosh computer capable of running Mac OS X 10.4.2 or greater with an available video output. A Macintosh with an Intel processor running 10.6.3 or greater is recommended. A large hard drive is recommended for video storage. Many users run Exibia on an iMac or Mac mini.
Pricing and Availability:
$699 (USD) per Exibia 2.0 license. One license allows Exibia to run on a single Macintosh computer with unlimited Exibia Web Administration and Web Client use. Exibia v2.0 will be available for download on July 1st, 2010. Users who purchase Exibia 1.x between now and June 30th, 2010 at the current price will receive a free upgrade to Exibia 2.0. A time-limited, fully-functional demo will be available for download from their website upon release.
Plyxim, LLC., was founded in 2006 by Scott Finney, a high school science teacher. Plyxim is dedicated to bringing unique software solutions to Mac OS X. Its flagship product, Exibia, allows clients in a multi-user, multi-platform environment to upload and schedule QuickTime-compatible videos from a web browser for broadcast over a cable television (CATV) system, a stand-alone flat panel display or television, or a digital billboard. Plyxim is based in the Research Triangle Park area of Raleigh, North Carolina. Copyright 2006-2010 Plyxim, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, iPod, iPhone, QuickTime and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.