Source Elements Wins 2024 NAB Show Product of the Year Award

Source Elements announced today that the upcoming Source-Connect 4 is a Remote Production winner in the 2024 NAB Show Product of the Year Awards.

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Source Elements announced today that the upcoming Source-Connect 4 is a Remote Production winner in the 2024 NAB Show Product of the Year Awards. The prestigious awards program recognizes groundbreaking products and technologies presented by exhibitors and honors the most significant and promising innovations showcased at the show, highlighting the cutting-edge advancements shaping the future of the industry.

Source-Connect is a software application with bundled workstation plugins for MacOS and Windows that is used for real-time studio-quality audio and data streaming, now with up to 6 participants. A full feature set covers every modern workflow when working with remote audio and video timelines, with LTC/MTC support and automated source file retrieval to ensure perfect recordings regardless of network conditions. With the AAC ELDv2 codec from Fraunhofer and reinforced with a private, secure, globally-distributed cloud architecture, Source-Connect 4 ensures excellent streaming connectivity even in the most remote locations, and supports enterprise IT requirements.

Source-Connect 4 represents a massive forward-jump into meeting the new demands of hybrid remote collaboration in the global media industry. Source-Connect 4 is redesigned and reengineered using foundational knowledge obtained from providing 20 years of service to the industry. In order to meet the new needs of today’s media creators in the emerging remote/hybrid climate—and their talent and their clients—Source-Connect 4 has been transformed into a true remote-collaboration platform. Multi-channel, multi-participant, multi-timeline, multi-platform and supported by modern secure network services, all aspects of the remote working experience is supported in the creation journey of real-time media. 

With 24-channel, multi-endpoint streaming, Source-Connect 4 connects immersive environments, as well as supporting any channel based layout and unlocks a world of potential for mixers, directors, and stakeholders to attend next generation audio playback and mixing sessions from their preferred location or setup. Key to a successful platform are the included DAW & NLE integrations so professionals work within their familiar environments, alongside innovations distinct to the platform: timeline synchronization, guaranteed recording and ensemble capture up to 6 participants with additional capacity to follow in later releases. Source-Connect 4 is comprehensive enough to meet all collaborator’s needs, providing a simple interface for each role in the workflow at an affordable price point. 

NAB Show Product of the Year Award Winners were selected by a panel of industry experts in 15 categories and announced in a live awards ceremony at the NAB Show on April 16. To be eligible for an award, nominated products had to come from companies exhibiting at the 2024 NAB Show and be delivered within the 2024 calendar year.

Robert Marshall, co-founder and principal inventor for Source Elements, was delighted to observe the positive reception during the NAB show and expressed his gratitude for the favorable reactions from both new and existing customers who visited the Source Elements NAB booth to explore the all-new Source-Connect 4. The overwhelmingly supportive feedback about its advanced audio capabilities, forthcoming updates, and revamped interface with legacy-feature-parity, confirmed Source Elements has struck a chord with the community with our deep commitment to empowering users with innovative workflows and enhanced connectivity to close the gap of distance and physical limitations.

NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace showcasing the latest trends and technology spanning creation, distribution and monetization in the broadcast, media and entertainment industry,” said senior vice president and chief customer success officer Eric Trabb, NAB Global Connections and Events. “Congratulations to Source Elements for winning the prestigious 2024 NAB Show Product of the Year Award, a testament to the groundbreaking innovation embodied by Source-Connect 4. Its profound impact on the content lifecycle underscores its pivotal role in empowering storytellers to navigate present challenges and embrace the opportunities of tomorrow.”

About Source Elements

Since 2005 Source Elements helps connect creative people around the world to collaborate in real-time production, approval, and delivery of professional quality media, for the media industry. We make what seems impossible, possible-by introducing real-time workflows to multimedia productions through a suite of software applications that enables broadcast quality production within your collaborative online environment. See for more information, and visit to sign up for the Early Access waitlist.

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