May 1, 2012
By Melody Uy
Assimilate took a booth at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) this year and for its first NAB show floor presence, the company showcased its Scratch products – Scratch 6 and Scratch Lab. Scratch 6 is an endto- end data workflow management system and Scratch Lab is a robust dailies and VFX digital pipeline. Both products support multiple formats, including ARRI RAW, Sony F65, Phantom, and Canon 5D, as well as enhanced support RED r.3d at up to 5K resolution and beyond. New 6.1 versions of SCRATCH and Lab software, running on Mac OS X and Windows 7, feature SDI output via AJA Kona 3G graphics cards, wickedfast dailies rendering, improved metadata and timecode handling.