September 9, 2010
— Florical announced today that Acuitas, its low cost station-in-a-box solution for adding secondary/ start-up/ mobile channel or upgrading servers to HD will now be shipped on the HP’s G7 platform.Michael Kent, Director of Technology at Florical explains, “Acuitas harnesses the energy efficiencies found in the new G7 server. This more robust server will reduce energy bills and maintenance time with the best play out system using commodity hardware.”
The HP ProLiant DL380 G7 Server delivers superior performance with improved consolidation delivers increased flexibility, enterprise-class uptime, advanced server management features, latest processor series and compute density that make it an ideal partner with the Florical software.
About Florical Systems
Florical Systems is a technical leader in broadcast automation systems. Florical pioneered ShareCasting since the first on-air deployment in 1995 where common programming with regional commercials and news provides market localization. Florical is again pioneering with HybridCasting where a station can run in CentralCasting mode, ShareCasting mode or as an Independent station dynamically throughout the day. Florical's extensive customer base includes high profile cable networks, network owned and operated stations, individual network affiliate stations, PBS stations and more.