FEBRUARY 12--IO Industries (London, Canada; www.ioindustries.com/) has received the first order for its new technology, the DVR Express. DALSA Inc. Digital Cinema Group has placed an order for IO Industries DVR Express Station Pro, a complete system solution for recording at data rates up to 1 Gbyte/s.
DALSA will use the system to test its image sensors in development. The system consists of eight DVR Express camera-interface boards, Video Savant interactive software for high-speed recording, and 32 SCSI Ultra 160 36-Gbyte hard drives for storage in a PC-based system. Total recording time with this system is 20 minutes at full speed.