archive-R™ 2.0 Supports Media Composer 2020.x OR Newer

It’s true, archive-R™ v2.0 is here! New Features: Updated default database search locations to accomodate new versions of Media Composer Faster Indexing Algorithm, which significantly improves performance! Load multiple external Project Drives simultaneously! MXF Media Preview Maintains Folder Structure when restoring Drag & Drop projects or Miscellaneous Files from Avid Projects Requirements While it may […]

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Media Composer 2021.x Documentation & README

Avid released Media Composer 2021.2 in Febrauary, 2021, the first release of 2021.x which includes a number of bug fixes and info on Avid’s updated Security Guidelines. All dTective® 8.1 & related ClearID® Effects work in 2021.x IMPORTANT: Archive-R currently does not support Media Composer 2019.x, 2020.x or 2021.x.  If using Archive-R in your workflows […]

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Avid Media Composer Long Term Release Schedule

Avid shared their Media Composer Long Term Release (LTR) plans via one of their informative LIVE webinars today, and we wanted to share it with you just in case you missed it. Click the image below to view the “Migrating from Media Composer 2018.12” webinar (~32mins) If you haven’t tried Media Composer 2020.x, it’s time.  Upgrade […]

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What is the Avid Universal Media Engine (UME)?

“UME is replacing the existing AMA (Avid Media Access) functionality that has been used by Media Composer for linking to, importing, and exporting file-based media.” UME was initially introduced in Media Composer 2019.6 to provide Op1a support, and provides file-based workflow capabilities similar to AMA, but with better performance for Linking, Importing & Exporting. As […]

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Help! Media Composer isn’t seeing my Nitris DX!

If you’re still leveraging antiquated I/O hardware with your Media Composer software, like the old Adrenaline…you might want to consider an I/O hardware upgrade.  Even Nitris DX & HD are long in the tooth, but they still function with current versions of Media Composer. If you’ve updated your Media Composer software and your Avid I/O […]

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Media Composer Recommended Specs and Compatibility

For the best experience with Avid Media Composer, we recommend you read the following and then reach out to Ocean Systems sales to review your options which include Ocean Systems Avid Quailed Solutions and HP Qualified Mobile Workstations. Avid Minimum Specifications The “new” Media Composer 2019.x software  Minimum Memory is 16GB, 32GB or more recommended. […]

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