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Based in Vienna, Austria and incorporated in 2008 by a group of multimedia professionals with roots in Mac-based graphics, broadcast and post production, ToolsOnAir Broadcast Engineering develops powerful and intuitive professional broadcast applications utilising Mac OS X, Linux and low-cost, off-the-shelf hardware components.

The ToolsOnAir Broadcast Suite is designed with live broadcast production in mind, integrating video, audio and graphics, along with automation, asset management and multiple format capabilities to accommodate the daily needs of a TV station while maintaining a cost effective approach. These streamlined, fast-paced environments demand powerful and sophisticated technology that can keep pace with a multitude of independent tasks and interdependent workflows.

Key Project Personnel

Boris Prohaska (Software Architect)

Boris has a BSc in business informatics and has several years of experience in multimedia software development and UI/UX programming. He has been leading TOA’s ingest product line and was participating in the FP7 project ICoSOLE, in which he gained expertise in developing advanced multimedia applications. He currently leads the development of new web-based software components of TOA’s line of products.