NextComputing Unveils Edge Series of Content Creation Workstations at NAB 2017

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Our new Edge series of workstations will make their first public showing at NAB 2017!

If you’ll be attending, you can check them out at our partner booths, or contact us at sales@nextcomputing.com for a one-on-one demo or personal meeting at your convenience.

NextComputing’s Edge series of workstations makes its first public appearance at NAB 2017, located at the Las Vegas Convention Center, April 24-27. The unique, high performance computer line is designed for content creators working in media and entertainment. The Edge series is particularly well suited for professionals involved with VR development, video editing, 3D animation, industrial design, and visual effects (VFX).

The Edge T100 headlines the lineup, featuring high-end workstation performance in a diminutive size. The Edge P100 incorporates the same powerful architecture with the addition of an integrated, full HD display for an easy, portable solution.

Both Edge systems will have a significant presence at NAB 2017, demonstrating the impressive capabilities of each with a particular focus on VR solutions with key industry partners. This year’s NAB event centers around the global convergence of media, entertainment and technology. NextComputing is ideally positioned to take our spot in the midst of all the excitement. We will be exhibiting our newest Edge systems as well as the Radius Live portable workstation and Nucleus 3U Rear I/O rackmount appliance systems with the following complimentary partners.

AMD Radeon Pro – Located in the StudioXperience in South Hall Lower Level
Booth SL2424

Experience both the Edge T100 and P100 compact, high performance systems running AMD Radeon Pro graphics. The StudioXperience exhibit holds outstanding rankings from NAB 2016 in multiple categories including:

  • “Post-Production-Motion Graphics” #1 of 38 exhibitors
  • “Post-Production-Animation and VFX” #2 of 60 exhibitors
  • “Online Video” #2 of 141 exhibitors

ASSIMILATE co-exhibit with Z CAM
(Shenzhen ImagineVision Technology Limited)
Booth C1052

ASSIMILATE demonstrates its newly released SCRATCH VR Suite 8.6, featuring optimized VR post-production in a small package

  • These powerful 360 VR tools will be displayed on the Edge T100, powered by NVIDIA Quadro™ P6000 by PNY Technologies Inc.

B&H Photo Video – Located in the Studio Tech Center
Booth C10415

B&H will demonstrate Bluefish444 IngeSTore software on NextComputing’s Radius Live system.

Bluefish444
Booth SL10021

Bluefish showcases its new IngeSTore Server media appliance, a multi-channel ingest tool enabling capture from multiple independent format SDI sources simultaneously, all in a compact 3U rackmount. The appliance is based on NextComputing’s Nucleus 3U Rear I/O system.

Torus Media Labs – Located in the VR/AR Pavilion in the North Hall
Booth N1018VR

Torus Media Labs showcases CANVAS 360™, professional toolkit for Adobe After Effects on two Edge T100 systems, enabling artists to produce VR experiences up to their fullest potential. The GPU capabilities of CANVAS 360™ are accelerated with AMD’s Radeon Pro WX 7100 graphics cards.

Voysys VR – Located in the VR/AR Pavilion in the North Hall
Booth N1214VR

Voysys demonstrates how their VR Producer software realizes full blown multi-camera live VR production, including stitching 360° video, switching between several camera positions, and additional graphics rendering on a single, Radius Live portable system, ideal for live 360° VR production.


Both NextComputing Edge series systems offer maximum versatility with configurations customized to meet your exact specifications. Highlights of the Edge T100 and Edge P100 include:

  • Up to 44 Intel Xeon™ CPU cores (88 threads)
  • Up to 3 full size professional GPUs (Edge T100 exclusively)
  • Up to 512GB RAM
  • Multiple internal storage options including fast PCI Express and SATA SSDs and high-capacity 3.5” hard drives (Edge T100 exclusively)

NextComputing stands poised and ready to exceed the expectations of the NAB community with our attention to its unique and ever changing technological needs. In conjunction with our strategic partnerships, we provide complete solutions that are integrated for ease of use and ongoing support.

Stop by and see for yourself what being on the cutting Edge of your industry will do for you! Contact sales@nextcomputing.com to schedule a live demo at NAB 2017.