Stack of Avid FastServe video servers

Deliver the story first

Take the stress out of live news, sports, and studio production with a powerful video server line that enables lightning-fast content turnaround. FastServe streamlines media ingest, editing, and playout, integrating with Avid NEXIS storage and MediaCentral to accelerate production. Plus, its modular architecture makes it easy to transition from HD to UHD and HDR, and from SDI to video over IP.

Customer story

FastServe video servers powering control room at MTSU

FastServe changes the game for MTSU


SIC TV using Avid broadcast graphics solutions in studio

SIC TV Builds Broadcast Graphics Factory to Engage Viewers and Lower Costs



FastServe Demo at IBC 2019

Product highlights

  • Choose the video server for your needs
  • Create higher-quality content faster
  • Improve efficiency while lowering costs
  • Simplify your workflow with a choice of three configurations—FastServe | Ingest, FastServe | Live Edit, and FastServe | Playout. Whether you need a powerful server that streamlines media ingest and file check-in, a dedicated playout server, or a complete turnkey solution that offers ingest, editing, playout, and hands-on control in one, you get the media efficiency you need to get on air faster.
  • When used with MediaCentral and Media Composer, you can log and edit media as it’s being captured, enabling almost instant content turnaround. And with support for a wide range of HD, UHD, and HDR formats and codecs, you can modernize your workflow while increasing production value at every stage—from ingest and edit, to replay and playout.
  • Understanding industry requirements to improve efficiency and reduce costs, FastServe is fine-tuned to better address broadcasters’ ever-growing needs. The servers protect your capital investment by supporting both today’s and tomorrow’s technologies, so you can easily transition to video over IP, UHD, and HDR workflows whenever you’re ready.

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