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Version 9.0.2

  • Windows operating system — K2 Summit/Solo systems now run Windows Embedded Standard 7 64-bit operating system.
  • SNFS file system — Upgrade to version 4.2 is required.
  • Security — An Embedded Security solution for protection against viruses and other unauthorized programs replaces the write filter.
  • Format — Avid DNxHD is suppported as an option.
  • CPU carrier module — K2 Summit/Solo systems shipping new from Grass Valley have a Type III CPU carrier module with 8 GB RAM.
  • AVID support — K2 AVID Connect allows edit in place
  • Transitions — Improvements for live production.
  • PitchBlue support — Playout of PitchBlue H.264 clips
  • K2 FTP server — Supports simultaneous movie and file transfers
  • Multi-cam audio — 8 tracks of audio for Multi-cam inputs.
  • MXF Reference Files — Generation of MXF Reference Files is no longer supported.
  • AVI files — Export of AVI files is no longer supported.
  • K2 Solo 3G Media Server — Hosts a 3G codec module. Does not support codec option cards. Supports features similar to K2 Summit 3G Production Client.
  • Compatibility with Grass Valley products — Supports K2 Dyno S and GV STRATUS version 2.5.
  • K2 10Gv2 SAN The K2 SAN with 8 Gig Fibre Channel and 10 Gig iSCSI connections. Includes support for 2.5 inch drives and large capacity drives. Introduced in late 2012.
  • Documentation – Use K2/GV STRATUS Documentation Set 063-8289-11 November 2012, in addition to these release notes, with this release of K2 software. The following manuals are new/revised:
    • K2 AppCenter User Manual 071-8723-04
    • K2 System Guide 071-8726-04
    • K2 SAN Installation and Service Manual 071-8779-02
    • K2 Storage Cabling Guide 071-8780-02
    • K2 Summit 3G Client Quick Start Guide 071-8873-00
    • K2 Summit Client Quick Start Guide 071-8722-04
    • K2 Solo 3G Media Server Quick Start Guide 071-8872-00
    • K2 Solo Media Server Quick Start Guide 071-8710-03
    • K2 Summit 3G Service Manual 071-8725-03
    • K2 Solo 3G Media Server Service Manual 071-8881-00
    • K2 Summit/Solo Field Kit Upgrade Instructions 071-8721-05

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