All features below are key functions within DJB Zone. Watch this page for updates!
DJB ZONE ONAIR officially released at NAB 2019 Las Vegas is a new software offering from DJB RADIO that evolved from 31 years of radio automation innovation. DJB ZONE ONAIR takes radio programming and daily operations to a new level with its many innovative, efficient & user-friendly features. As advertised, it’s RADIO. AUTOMATION. REIMAGINED.
DJB ZONE ONAIR infrastructure now supports a high efficiency SQL database for local, network and wide are operations and several versions of database sizes are supported giving buyers a choice based on budget and needs. DJB ZONE ONAIR is a layout scaleable product suitable for FM - LPFM - AM Repeaters and comes with flexible on-screen zones of the system functions that can be arranged, resized and layered in a variety of different views. A “Layout Recall” is provided for quick layout change modes based on the talent preferences.
Touch screen friendliness also returns to the DJB ZONE ONAIR and with dual monitors it adds a benchmark to talent efficiency for multitasking, while ONAIR.
DJB ZONE ONAIR Hot Key panel supports button colors along with simple audio library drag n drop on blank buttons to create new panels. The DJB Zone weather panel features Hot Keys for easily enhancement for live read weather reports with audio intros, outros & music beds. Air talent also has an “Artist Enrichment using MusicBrainz.com” panel that provides a host of details in the artist’s activities in the latest releases, album history, recording studio dates, tours, website, streams and live appearances.
DJB ZONE ONAIR Voice Tracking has a new graphical drag n drop user interface allowing talent ease of creating tight music or voice track segue in and out, on-the-fly or while in a studio recording future show hours. DJB ZONE ONAIR can be remote managed using iPad, Surface, slate or smart phones with a browser remote interface. DJB ZONE Remote Voice Tracking continues to provide VPN ease of access by remote talent to schedules, audio play out and in from remote sites for that “In Studio Feel”.
DJB ZONE PRODUCTION SUITE ..standard install includes Production OnAir Suite & for a Standalone Production desktop the entire Suite is provided. Itfeatures audio database management of Categories, Genres, Tempo’s, Audio Types and a “Single Point of Entry” Log Scheduler for hourly, daily, weekly and monthly schedules for Music on Drive, News Talk and/or Satellite formatted stations. A “Realtime” Log Editor provides on-the-fly editing and inserts of the running Air Studio log along with generation of reconciliation reports that interface to the most popular traffic and music schedulers.
DJB ZONE ONAIR also supports Virtual Operation for streamers that are hosted on remote servers. Multi instance automation is also supported on one PC.
DJB ZONE ONAIR also supports multi-instance operation on one desktop, whereby up to 8 databases can be viewed in OnAir screen Play Stack operation.
The DJB standard of “Audio Card Freedom” continues with support for Linear (PCM) and the most popular audio codecs MP3, MP2, FLAC, ACC and iTunes® m4a.
Recording, wav editing, and multi-channel play-out operate full feature on generic computer on-board sound cards, external USB sound cards, Audioscience & Digigram pro cards, along with ip audio drivers by Dante, WheatNet & Axia Livewire.
DJB Zone ONAIR can operate as a standalone on one computer, as a peer-based OnAir – Production system on two computer local network or on a File Server based multi workstation network for clusters or wide area stations or radio groups.
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