The UG has published a revision to its best practices on Packaging and Delivery.
EXPLAINER: Interoperable Master Format (IMF)
Best practices: Packaging and Delivery Glossary
The UG has published a glossary for terms used in packaging and delivery operations.
Best practices: multichannel audio in IMF
The UG has published best practices on authoring multichannel audio track files, including the use of the MCA framework to label and routing audio channels.
Recording available: IMF 101 Tutorial and Q&A (May 11)
#nabshowexpress is live! Sign-up and watch our IMF 101 tutorial and Q&A. Learn about the Interoperable Master Format. Hear answers to tough questions like: “is IMF really interoperable?
New edition: Timecode Best Practices
The UG has published a new version of its timecode best practices.
Based on feedback from users and implementers, timecode tracks are now prohibited in IMF Track Files:
- processors that create Track Files shall not emit MXF Timecode tracks in any IMF Track File.
- processors that validate Track Files shall warn but not reject an IMF Track File if it contains an MXF Timecode track.
- In all other cases, processors shall ignore MXF Timecode tracks
Version 1.0.0 of the IMF Delivery Schema is released!
Tired of writing down IMF delivery requirements on sticky notes? Vexed by IMF delivery requirements documented in random emails and PDF files?
The IMF Delivery Schema defines machine-readable delivery requirements for IMF!
First Best Practice published: Timecode in IMF
Our first Best Practice, covering Timecode in IMF, has been published.