The KA-DV300U is a wireless MPEG-4 web streaming adaptor (15fps) for the GY-DV300U camcorder. This unobtrusive adaptor attaches to the bottom of the camcorder and offers connections for a LAN or CF card for control from a remote location.
The GY-DV300U in conjunction with the KA-DV300U make an ideal choice for webcasting. With the KA-DV300U integrated into the camcorder a fully functional Web server is realized, permitting full control over all camera controls, lens, VCR and live streaming by just using a standard web browser.The KA-DV300U contains a microprocessor running LINUX, which enables communication with a computer running JVC's Stream Producer software, a companion live camera switcher/streaming server. With the KA-DV300U adapter connected to the GY-DV300U and a PCMCIA card in the adapter, the GY-DV300U can connect to a PC via a wired/wireless LAN. Installing the "StreamProducer" streaming software on the PC allows up to four GY-DV300Us to be connected and switched on the PC. Create a publishing point for distribution. Images and sound captured with the GY-DV300Us can be streamed as MPEG4 files via the PCMCIA card to the PC. The MPEG4 files are then processed by StreamProducer and made available for viewing on the Internet. When people access the publishing point IP address, they can play back the MPEG4 files with the Media Player on their PC.Streams at up to 15 fps (352 x 288) are assured. Ideal for any type of live event -- weddings, concerts, and even news reports -, the GY-DV300U sends your images around the world instantly. Economical and easy to set up, the GY-DV300U makes it easy for students to attend lectures via the Internet.