Sohonet - ClearView Flex on VMware


Categories Production - Post Production - Cloud - IP Broadcast Solutions - Video Processing - QC QA Monitoring - Virtualisation

ClearView Flex, developed by Sohonet, is a cutting-edge real-time remote collaboration platform tailored to the needs of creative professionals. This platform empowers media teams to securely engage in creative review sessions, receive instant feedback, add annotations, and maintain alignment among their remote teams and clients in pursuit of a shared creative vision.ClearView Flex equips creative teams with an intuitive tool to live stream encrypted video and audio with sub-100ms latency directly from various sources such as editing, VFX workstations, or cameras. This streaming can be achieved through HDMI, SDI, or NDI, accommodating up to 40 viewers across devices, including tablets, phones, laptops, and Apple TV.Notably, the technology ensures that live content can be effortlessly accessed on any internet-connected device, eliminating the need for additional equipment at the viewer's end, which is especially valuable for remote work scenarios.


This innovative platform supports high-quality features like 5.1 surround sound and 2K resolution in 10-bit color, including HDR. With ClearView Flex, you can skip time-consuming pre-rendering, uploads, file transfers, downloads, or specialized viewing hardware, and instead enjoy near-zero latency, stable frame rates, professional-grade quality, studio-level security, and round-the-clock support.Sohonet has recently introduced an exciting development: ClearView Flex on VMware. This advancement allows teams to easily deploy virtual Flexboxes within their existing virtual hypervisor environment, eliminating the need for additional physical hardware.

This exclusive offering is designed to seamlessly support NDI feeds, reducing the operational overhead associated with physical hardware. It enables teams to scale their collaborative efforts in line with their evolving requirements.With ClearView Flex on VMware, users can experience the same comprehensive features and low latency as the physical Flexbox, inheriting the trusted security features that are vital for creative professionals. This ensures that all streaming remains encrypted and secure, upholding the utmost confidentiality and integrity for creatives throughout their collaborative processes.