Chatsworth, CA--- Alteran Technologies has announced the launch of Alteran Processing Lab (APL) - a service bureau offering affordable and rapid solutions for digitizing videotape libraries. Located in Alteran’s Chatsworth, California facility, APL incorporates new and legacy certified hardware and software along with highly trained engineers and technicians to convert content to any output digital file format. It then packages the migrated material for retrieval and storage based on the clients’ specifications.
APL provides in depth project planning, asset organizing, ingesting and storage consulting during the initial discovery phase. The bureau utilizes advanced encoding, transcoding, quality control, and storage technologies throughout the workflow process. It not only encodes video but also provides content organization and archiving to include:
Upon arrival at the APL, tapes are immediately inventoried utilizing proprietary inventory tracking software system to oversee each step of the workflow process.
APL can convert high definition, standard definition, analog or digital videotapes to mastering/archival formats and a wide range of industry standard codecs.