AJA Joins Panasonic’s KAIROS Alliance

AJA Video Systems is now a part of Panasonic’s KAIROS Alliance Partners program. AJA is nowa verified hardware partner for KAIROS IP live video, a new production platform that some suspect will grow as a result of COVID19.

AJA’s products include IP ST 2110 Mini-Converters compatible with Panasonic’s KAIROS with simple integration hardware, including transmitter and receiver models.

“As remote production continues gaining traction in 2020, IP solutions are critical for ensuring production crews are able to control equipment from any location and collaborate at safe distances,” says Nick Rashby, President, AJA Video Systems in a news relece.

AJA says they are actively supporting streamlined IP Mini-Converter integration with KAIROS and collaborating with Panasonic to establish KAIROS as a new standard for live production. The priorities are to offer optimized performance and video quality for live workflows.

“KAIROS is an IP native system and it is a key factor for KAIROS that it seamlessly connects with baseband systems,” says Kageyuki (Kenny) Fuimoto, lead manager of KAIROS Alliance, Panasonic.

AJA IP ST 2110 Mini-Converters are designed for the transmission, transport, and reception of IP video for both encoding and decoding. AJA IP ST 2110 Mini-Converters provide a bridge between baseband and IP video and are rugged, compact and reliable for handling rigorous live production workflows.