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Email: baton_support@interrasystems.com
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BATON® Wins NewBay's Best of Show Award at 2017 NAB

Best of Show Award at 2017 NAB

Best of Show Award at 2017 NAB

BATON® – Next Generation Hybrid QC for File-based Workflow

Interra Systems' BATON is the leading unified hybrid QC platform that implements organizational QC policy to support a combination of automated and manual QC checks – the result is a well-integrated and efficient broadcast workflow. BATON is used by global broadcast, cable, telco, satellite, IPTV, over-the-top (OTT), and post-production markets and archiving companies working with file-based content. BATON is the trusted choice for all their file-based QC needs, available both on-premise and in the cloud.

BATON supports a wide range of media formats and offers comprehensive quality checks, including extensive subtitles and CC verification, audio language identification, PSE correction, loudness detection and correction. BATON’s powerful Media Player for frame-accurate review, rich QC analytics and smart workflow tools are the best in class in the industry.

BATON's scalable architecture lets users expand their BATON set up as their QC needs grow. BATON's high availability feature guarantees business continuity even if some of the hardware components break down.

Interra Systems' widely-acclaimed technical support ensures that customers are always up and running.

Automated QC Workflow

BATON Media Player (BMP)

BMP is an industry grade media player with options for SDI playout. The integrated desktop-based player works in sync with BATON for fast, frame-accurate manual review of content.
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BATON Content Corrector (BCC)

BCC auto-corrects a host of audio, video and metadata errors detected by BATON in the media files.
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BATON+ for Extensive QC Trend Analysis

BATON+ is an add-on tool that offers extensive QC trend analysis across multiple BATON systems to improve workflow efficiency.
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Features & Benefits

  • Enterprise-class hybrid QC platform with a combination of automated & manual QC checks on content
  • Integrates with the linear as well as streaming media workflows
  • Unmatched 4K content verification speed
  • Seamless integration with popular cloud computing infrastructure services (Amazon S3, Spectrum, Azure Blob Storage AMP, Avid Interplay and Google Cloud Servers)
  • Efficient integration with media servers, transcoders, MAM archiving and workflow solutions through its easy to use web-services based APIs
  • Scalable architecture for expansion of the BATON set up as QC needs grow
  • Finely developed and crafted for the broadcasters’ minutest of needs, such as Content Layout, Slates, Living Hold and so on
  • The most comprehensive checks covering standards compliance, regulatory checks, baseband checks in the industry, including PSE/flash checks
  • Language Identification (LID) for multi-language checks on audio tracks
  • Extensive subtitles and Closed Caption (CC) data verification
  • Loudness correction in compliance with standards including CALM, EBU, OP59, ARIB
  • Auto-correction of a host of audio, video and metadata errors
  • A large set of built-in test plans for DPP, Netflix, Cable Labs compliance
  • Powerful fast and frame accurate media player lists manual quality checks enabled in the test plan, allowing users to add necessary errors, as well as mark each manual task as reviewed
  • Rich content aware, rules-based, pre- and post-QC filters for efficient content verification workflows
  • Rich reporting features, including multi-language reports in HTML, XML, PDF, and Excel
  • Rich data analytics and managed workflow across the enterprise
  • Quick content profiling without verification
  • A rich set of multi-severity checks for grading of errors and actions based on the severity of the problem
  • Extensive time code related checks including start tc/discontinuity/ GOP/LTC, VITC and more
  • Configurable alerts and dashboard
  • Easy user management & access control
  • Comprehensive online help