The PCRM-500 HD Character Generator Workstation from Datavideo is a 4RU CG-500 system that comes ready to operate, with Blackmagic Design Decklink Card and CG Software already installed. The already-installed Microsoft Windows based Datavideo CG-500 graphics, titling, and character generator software is a powerful multi-layer, real-time solution for live programming and post production. It is compatible with widely available professional video hardware and supports the flexible play-out of multiple playlists, even while titles are being created. The CG-500 can be used for HD news, reports, weather forecasts, and entertainment programming. Hundreds of key frame based GPU effects, such as Swirl, Explode, and Linear Light can be rendered in real-time. The software features innovative group and text playing by character, by line, and by text, with fully dynamic textures. An external monitor display is included for title editing and playing through linking a single VGA.