Microphones, FireWire drives
, keyboards, cameras, cables, splitters, hubs, camcorders, tripods, and digital audio recorders were all part of the ITech multimedia mix.
In addition to Pyro ProDV demonstrations, ADS Technologies will also highlight the Pyro 1394 Drive Kit, an external FireWire drive
that provides an ideal storage solution for multimedia producers and digital video editors with data-intensive creative projects.
Several Macworld exhibitors, including LaCie and Formac, were offering DVD-RAM drives in portable configurations (La Cie's FireWire drive
, for example, retails for $749).
The Travan FireWire drive
delivers up to 20GB with a 60MB uncompressed transfer rate in a backup solution targeted to digital video, graphics, and other storage-intensive applications.
In addition, Authentic Entertainment has been able to reduce costs on HDCAM deck rentals, stock media, and FireWire drives
used to store reality footage.