Wirecast, a live video streaming production tool by Telestream, has unveiled a homegrown Virtual Assistant in its latest software release. This artificial intelligence (AI)-powered feature aims to provide users with real-time feature walkthroughs, technical guidance, and tailored troubleshooting solutions in a multitude of languages.
Simon Clarke, CTO of Telestream, said, “We’re really excited about the new AI element of Wirecast and the rapid responses it offers users. Questions take seconds to answer, and we believe that Wirecast customers will enjoy the personalised approach of the new Virtual Assistant service.”
The latest Wirecast release also introduces several other features that enhance performance and production quality, including custom Look-Up Tables (LUTs), video filters, shot editing, locking layers, Secure Reliable Transport (SRT) source and output features.
This Wirecast 16.0 marks the first in a series of innovations that Wirecast and Telestream will bring to market. By combining cutting-edge technologies with user-centric features, Wirecast aims to empower content creators of all levels — from hobbyists to professionals — to excel in the dynamic digital landscape.
Clarke concluded, “This is just the beginning for Telestream — we see countless opportunities for AI and machine learning across our entire portfolio. This is where the industry is headed, and we are thrilled to make this technology available to our customers.”