Swift™ vTX

Swift™ vTX subtitling and closed captioning software enables the automatic insertion, encoding and transcoding of subtitles, closed captions and other video ancillary data.

Swift vTX enables broadcasters to repurpose content regardless of file format. It allows the switching between SD and HD formats to facilitate multi-platform and worldwide distribution. It supports a wide range of file and video formats, including MXF.

For a quick overview of Swift vTX capabilities, view our technical diagram here.

Swift vTX has direct interfaces with leading media server manufacturers such as:

  • Dalet
  • Grass Valley
  • Harmonic/Omneon
  • Harris
  • XOR Media/SeaChange

for complete flexibility and seamless integration in a wide variety of workflows. Check out our Resources page for application notes on how Softel integrates with leading media server and DAM manufacturers to save operational costs and engineering resources.

To simplify the playout of complex multi-language broadcast subtitles and captions, Swift vTX combines with Softel MultiText™ software to deliver automated quality control procedures for increased reliability.

Review our Swift vTX case studies at Turner and The Mill

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