MediaConch Newsletters

MediaConch Newsletter No. 8 (5 October 2016)

MediaConch Newsletter #8 (October 2016) Happy Fall From MediaArea! New Release Notes What’s new in MediaConch 16.09 Local GUI / CLI / Server / Online New policy format to allow complex policies Update example policies and displays New policy editor to build complex policies Policy rules can use MediaTrace Handling of FFV1 16-bit bitdepth (YUV and RGB) Support of Matroska… [continue]

MediaConch Newsletter No. 7 (1 September 2016)

MediaConch Newsletter #7 (September 2016) Happy September From the MediaArea Team! New Release Notes What’s new in MediaConch 16.08 Local GUI New policy editor Policy Editor: closes messages when user changes the policy/rule Checker: remove a node is not saved & fixed hadling of files with special characters Added ctrl-q shortcut to quit Better handling of user path Online GUI Policy… [continue]

MediaConch Newsletter No. 6 (4 July 2016)

MediaConch Newsletter #6 (July 2016) Happy July From the MediaArea Team! New Release Notes What’s new in MediaConch 16.06 Local GUI, Online, CLI, Server HTML Report is more compact Fixes and optimizations to Matroska parsing Improved HTML display Performance Improvement Local GUI Can create a policy from MediaInfo report Revisited display window Minor UI improvements/fixes on the main window Online GUI… [continue]

MediaConch Newsletter No. 5 (1 Jun 2016)

MediaConch Newsletter #5 (June 2016) Happy Summer From the MediaArea Team! New Release Notes What’s new in MediaConch 16.05 Local GUI, Online, CLI, Server MediaConch XML format v0.2 Improved Matroska tests Improved HTML display FFV1 parsing speed improvement Local GUI Option for applying a policy to all open files
 Lists of values for several elements in the policy editor Minor UI… [continue]

MediaConch Newsletter No. 4 (6 Apr 2016)

MediaConch Newsletter #4 (April 2016) Happy Spring From the MediaArea Team! New Release Notes What’s new in MediaConch 16.03 Local GUI New page for the results (analyze and update in background, delete/add jobs during the processing of the queue) GUI usage is saved and restored when it is restarted Support of plugins (VeraPDF and DPF Manager) Dynamic selection of the policy… [continue]

MediaConch Newsletter No. 3 (4 Jan 2016)

MediaConch Newsletter #3 (January 2016) Happy New Year from the MediaArea team! New Release What’s new in MediaConch 15.12? Database support introduced With an introduction of a database built into the GUI, the most noticeable improvement is speed. Instead of parsing a file every time it is analyzed, it will only be parsed once, with subsequent policies then applied to… [continue]

MediaConch Newsletter No. 2 (2 Nov 2015)

MediaConch Newsletter No. 2 (2 Nov 2015) Hello! Welcome to the MediaConch Newsletter. Here we’ll be providing regular updates on all aspects of MediaConch. MediaConch is part of the PREFORMA (PREServation FORMAts for culture information/e-archives) project, co-funded by the European Commission under the FP7-ICT programme. Learn more about MediaConch here.  MediaConch Release Notes October’s release of MediaConch (v15.10) features a… [continue]

MediaConch Newsletter No. 1 (9 Oct 2015)

MediaConch Newsletter No. 1 (9 Oct 2015) Hello!  Welcome to the MediaConch Newsletter. Here we’ll be providing regular updates on all aspects of the MediaConch project. MediaConch is part of the PREFORMA (PREServation FORMAts for culture information/e-archives) project, co-funded by the European Commission under the FP7-ICT programme. Learn more about MediaConch here.  MediaConch Release Notes September’s release of MediaConch, (v15.09) highlights… [continue]