News

Polywall version 3.2 released

New technology developed

  • In-house software encoder/streamer created
     -Windows based (Windows 7 and higher)
     -Capturing any part of Windows display space (regardless of monitors borders)
     -Sound capturing
     -USB device stream capturing
     -Fully adjustable parameters of encoding – resolution, frame rate, bitrate
     -CPU-friendly codec for low workload
     -Multiple independent streams from one PC
  • First implementation – upgrade of user interface

New features

  • Sound management feature introduced
     -Affects video, IP stream, stream from capture card
     -(interface) Mute/Unmute button for source in Live zone
     -(interface) Mute/Unmute button for source in Preview (for Scene/scenario)
     -(settings) Muted/Unmuted default setting for all sources
     -(API) API commands for Mute/Unmute source
  • Integration with Blackmagicdesign DeckLink Quad HDMI Recorder capture card
     -MSRP USD 825

Upgrades to sources

  • HOT! URL source upgraded with more browser options:
     -Added Chrome (top line, HTML5)
     -Added Chrome with profile (for addons/cookies support)
     -Added Internet Explorer (Kiosk mode without borders/top line)
 
Upgrades to user interface

  • HOT! New high-quality live 30FPS feedback from all videowalls in operator interface
     -Perfect text quality
     -Smooth 30FPS video from each videowall
  • Document sources – pdf, doc, ppt – now can be grouped for synchronized page flipping
  • Document sources now can be set to auto-flip pages mode
     -Flipping delay specified in source properties
     -Several document can flip independently
     -Manual operation stops auto-flipping
  • Small changes and fixes
     -Videowall feedback area in interface now properly scaled vs videowall size
     -Video sources now placed by default with enabled “loop” setting
     -Scenarios now can be saved only to “Schedule” folder
 
Upgrade to settings

  • (visualizer) New setting to decide on GPU or CPU decoding for IP streams and video files
  • (visualizer) Added “Frame rate” setting for new live feedback mechanism
  • (server) “Cubes” renamed to “Grid Layout Group” for more clarity.

General updates
 
  • Resolved lots of small bugs
  • Re-written Worker from scratch for more stability and security
  • Net Framework was updated to the latest 4.8 version for less legacy