Viz Pilot 5.5

Viz Pilot 5.5 is a minor release with new features and bug fixes.

It is recommended as an update to all previous 5.x installations, as well as for new installations.

Viz Pilot New Features: 

  • Added a new video timeline editor to the Newsroom Component that allows timing of graphics on top of video.
  • Added the possibility to add concept overrides on channels in the Viz Pilot client's profile configuration
  • Added a new Clip List view to Viz Pilot's client to offer video items from various video servers (MVCP)
  • Added VDCP playout vizualisation to Viz Pilot's client
  • Added additional database tables for the "Image Queue" order-management system

Important Installation Notes

  • The release of Viz Pilot 5.5 also includes a maintenance release of Media Sequencer (version 1.21.1)

This release has been tested to work with:

  • Viz Pilot DBA 1.2
  • Viz Engine 2.8 and 3.5
  • Media Sequencer 1.21.1
  • Viz Multiplexer 1.4

Upgrading to 5.5.0 requires an update of the database schema using theViz PilotDatabase Administrator (VCP DBA). The upgrade scripts are supplied with the installation package.

Note: Upgrading from aViz Pilotversion below 5.x requires a major update of the database structure and therefore recommended to be performed in coordination with Vizrt support

Installation Files, Notes and Documentation