Linear Acoustic - AERO.file

AERO.file® brings Linear Acoustic multipass scaling, AERO-style loudness control, and UPMAX™ upmixing and downmixing to file-based workflows without the need for external hardware devices and is now available through Wohler Technologies as WohlerLoudness.

AERO.file was designed in collaboration with RadiantGrid Technologies, the developer of leading-edge transcoding, transformation, and new media automation service platforms, to deliver best-in-class solutions for loudness and audio control in file-based workflows and employs RadiantGrid's transwrapping functionality to pass through video streams of any type.

AERO-style multiband dynamic range and loudness control is handled via theAERO.qc® Loudness Correction module (a software version of theAERO.qc hardware product), while the UPMAX®-II 5.1-surround processor handles stereo or 5.1-channel input and provides upmixing and downmixing to to the loudness-corrected 2- and 5.1 channel output files.

Audio processing and/or transcoding to WAV, PCM, Dolby Digital (AC-3), WMA, AAC, MP3, AIFF, MPEG 1 Layer II, ACELP, and AMR is available.

Metadata indexing and basic content management for ingested data is provided, as are automatic and manual transfer modes, workflow templates, profile management, and detailed reporting.

AERO.file is designed to be installed on standard customer-provided dual- or quad-core Windows® servers.

Options include:
•Multichannel audio track management
•Dolby®E encoding/decoding
•HA (High Availability) Manager

AERO.file is also available as an option on Wohler Technolgies'WohlerCoder, WohlerConverter 3GPU, and WohlerConverter 6GPU products.