Multicam IngestIngest Machine is a powerful and flexible multi-channel, multi-format recording software.

It can capture multiple SD/HD-SDI streams from live or deck sources directly to the Avid NEXIS and check-in to the Avid Interplay.

Ingest Machine supports such innovative capabilities as scheduled capture, optional fallback storage and multi-camera control.

  • Sync multi-camera recording up to 8 channels per machine
  • “Frame Chase Editing” capability
  • Write to multiple destinations simultaneously
  • Generate proxy H.264 stream
  • Supports all Avid Media Composer metadata
  • Check in clips in Avid Interplay database with headframe generation
  • Stores clips directly on Avid NEXIS, and optionally on a local disk attached to the ingest workstation
  • Built in and external advanced scheduler for event based recordings
  • Controls decks using Sony RS422 protocol for frame accurate capturing and batch scheduling
  • Embedded multiviewer
  • “Live Cut” capability allows to create edit sequence on the fly
Technical Specifications
Operation System Input Hardware
Windows 10 64-Bit Professional AJA Corvid 44/88
Video Codecs Integration



MPEG IMX 30/40/50


AVC-Intra 100

Apple ProRes

Quadrus Shared Storage

EditShare storage

DDP Shared Srorage

Avid Interplay and NEXIS storage

Apple Final Cut

Audio Codecs Timecode
LPCM 48kHz 16/24 Bit

Advanced Audio Coding (AAC)



Sony 9-pin RS422

Extraction from audio