Emergency Backup ASI Server

QAM: Emergency Backup & ASI Server for Cable Head Ends plays Movies and Programs on a schedule

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Channels-In-A-Box 1-12 Ch
HD-SDI or IP in / ASI out

 

Channels-In-A-Box 4 Ch
HD-SDI or IP in/ASI out

 

PLAYSERVER™ ASI 4ch:
for Broadcast+Cable

MPEG-2 Ad Inserter for 4 SD Channels (or Optional 1 HD and 3 SD Channels) With SCTE 035 Triggered or Scheduled Outputs… Also works well as a SLATE Creator.




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 PLAY2AIR ASI 4ch: for Broadcast+Cable


PLAY 2 AIR

DVBWindowsIntel Platinum Partner

Broadcast Quality, Real Time, 3 RU, 16 Core Xeon® based, 12 channels each, Live and Stored Content and Ad Player with Graphics, Text, or Logo Overlay for each outgoing stream. Supports EAS and SCTE 35 on all inputs. Plays live channels via sophisticated scheduler and inserts sophisticated graphics, logos, or crawling text anywhere on each channel with any degree of transparency. Along with pre-roll and post-roll inserts, unit supports seamless splices and squeezes anytime or message overlays on all 12 channels in real time. Designed for Broadcasters and Cable Operators who wish to manage many channels simultaneously. Interfaced to Several Traffic Systems and we can interface to yours. Supports 1-12 HDSI inputs with a single Multiplexed DVB-ASI output. Supports all PSIP tables.

Broadcast Quality, Real Time, 3 RU, 16 Core Xeon® based with 4 channels each, Live and Stored Content and Ad Player with Graphics, Text, or Logo Overlay for each outgoing stream. Supports EAS and SCTE 35 on all inputs. Plays live channels via sophisticated scheduler and inserts sophisticated graphics, logos, or crawling text anywhere on each channel with any degree of transparency. Along with pre-roll and post-roll inserts, unit supports seamless splices and squeezes anytime or message overlays on all 12 channels in real time. Designed for Broadcasters and Cable Operators who wish to manage many channels simultaneously. Interfaced to Several Traffic Systems and we can interface to yours. Supports 1-12 HDSI inputs with a single Multiplexed DVB-ASI output. Supports all PSIP tables.

One to Four Channel Remotely Manageable, Real Time, Unattended Operation, Live or Stored MPEG-2 Broadcast Oriented TS In and Out Content and Ad Playout System with Scheduled or Triggered Content Playout with Video Ads, Text, or Graphics Insertion via Overlay, Splicing, or Video Squeeze.  Supports SCTE 35 triggers, Optional Analog Cue Tones, and Works with Most EAS Systems like Digital Alert, Trilithic, Sage, etc.  Interfaced to Several Traffic Systems and we can interface to yours.  Designed to Give You a Sophisticated, Easy to Use Playout Server for Over the Air or Cable Channel Use.

Features:

  • Supports preroll, midroll, and postroll Ad Insertion via Splice, Overlay, or Squeeze
  • Supports PSIP metadata
  • Inserts or overlays graphical ads, video clips, logos, graphics, CG, scrolling text, and emergency alerts into live and stored video feeds on a schedule or via Contact Closures
  • Works with most fonts: Chinese, Arabic, Indian, etc. via Unicode interface
  • HD or SD SDI on any or all channels
  • Secure Remote Scheduling from anywhere via Web Interface
  • Generates playlists for time-shifted content that includes all national ads, local ads and content in pre, post, and mid-roll spot
  • Built in intelligence makes scheduling easy
  • Supports 1080p, 1080i, 720p, and 480i, and all standard broadcast resolutions
  • Features daily, weekly, and monthly schedule-based logos, alerts, and text insertion
  • Supports PSIP metadata
  • Choose from static, rotating, or blinking graphics, logos, and text
  • Supports AD inventories, logs Ad plays, and generates Proof of Play list
  • Creates crawling messages and emergency alerts with programmable fonts and background colors, in any language
  • Inserts Open/Closed Captions from .srt, .stl, 608 and 708 standards
  • Programmable video transitions (fade, flip, etc.) from one clip to the next
  • Creates Real Time Clock display in programmable fonts and colors
  • Displays remaining and next advertisement time in output video
  • Overlays playing now/playing next event information
  • Scales input video from 10% to 100% and overlay on graphics – Ideal for EPG
  • Overlays animating PNG files and scales Input Video from 10% to 100% – Ideal for L-Wrap and transparent overlays. Video squeezes.
  • Select any degree of transparency
  • Easy drag and drop placement to position logo, text, or graphics on screen
  • News feeds from RSS in any language, with programmable fonts and background colors
  • Able to mask entire screen with a static image in case of video input failure
  • Web based GUI with Drop Box Inputs for all Content
  • 3 RU rack mountable frame (1 RU for single channel version)
  • Template based character generator
  • EAS support is standard
  • SLATE function puts up an Empty Background on which you can type messages
  • Comprehensive Customization to your needs is possible
  • ESAM support in development
  • Stores and manages Content, Ads, Messages, and Graphics clips, on local HD
  • Supports SCTE 104 and optional analog Cue Tone Detection
  • Ad files can be H.264
  • Supports SurCode for Dolby Digital AC-3

Applications:

  • Affordable Multichannel Playout for call letter stations
  • Add logos, graphics, and text to news North American broadcast segments – Weather, Sports, etc.
  • Emergency alert system for Broadcast and Cable
  • Targeted advertising, Voting, and TV Interaction systems
  • PSA Crawls

Features:

  • Supports preroll, midroll, and postroll Ad Insertion via Splice, Overlay, or Squeeze
  • Supports PSIP metadata
  • Inserts or overlays graphical ads, video clips, logos, graphics, CG, scrolling text, and emergency alerts into live and stored video feeds on a schedule or via Contact Closures
  • Works with most fonts: Chinese, Arabic, Indian, etc. via Unicode interface
  • HD or SD SDI on any or all channels
  • Secure Remote Scheduling from anywhere via Web Interface
  • Generates playlists for time-shifted content that includes all national ads, local ads and content in pre, post, and mid-roll spot
  • Built in intelligence makes scheduling easy
  • Supports 1080p, 1080i, 720p, and 480i, and all standard broadcast resolutions
  • Features daily, weekly, and monthly schedule-based logos, alerts, and text insertion
  • Supports PSIP metadata
  • Choose from static, rotating, or blinking graphics, logos, and text
  • Supports AD inventories, logs Ad plays, and generates Proof of Play list
  • Creates crawling messages and emergency alerts with programmable fonts and background colors, in any language
  • Inserts Open/Closed Captions from .srt, .stl, 608 and 708 standards
  • Programmable video transitions (fade, flip, etc.) from one clip to the next
  • Creates Real Time Clock display in programmable fonts and colors
  • Displays remaining and next advertisement time in output video
  • Overlays playing now/playing next event information
  • Scales input video from 10% to 100% and overlay on graphics – Ideal for EPG
  • Overlays animating PNG files and scales Input Video from 10% to 100% – Ideal for L-Wrap and transparent overlays. Video squeezes.
  • Select any degree of transparency
  • Easy drag and drop placement to position logo, text, or graphics on screen
  • News feeds from RSS in any language, with programmable fonts and background colors
  • Able to mask entire screen with a static image in case of video input failure
  • Web based GUI with Drop Box Inputs for all Content
  • 3 RU rack mountable frame (1 RU for single channel version)
  • Template based character generator
  • EAS support is standard
  • SLATE function puts up an Empty Background on which you can type messages
  • Comprehensive Customization to your needs is possible
  • ESAM support in development
  • Stores and manages Content, Ads, Messages, and Graphics clips, on local HD
  • Supports SCTE 104 and optional analog Cue Tone Detection
  • Ad files can be H.264
  • Supports SurCode for Dolby Digital AC-3

Applications:

  • Affordable Multichannel Playout for call letter stations
  • Add logos, graphics, and text to news North American broadcast segments – Weather, Sports, etc.
  • Emergency alert system for Broadcast and Cable
  • Targeted advertising, Voting, and TV Interaction systems
  • PSA Crawls

Standard Features:

  • Stores and manages Content, Ads, Messages, and Graphics clips, on local RAID
  • Complete scheduled playout system with interface to most traffic systems
  • Inserts or overlays ads, video clips, or emergency alerts – text and/or graphics – into video feeds on a schedule or via signaling like SCTE 35 signals from EAS generators
  • Supports multiple SCTE 35 trigger levels
  • XML based graphics insertion for rich graphics in channel
  • Supports Insertion of Ads from the cloud
  • Creates crawling messages and emergency alerts with programmable fonts and background colors, in any language
  • Compatible with Trilithic™, Sage™, and Monroe™ EAS alert generators
  • Works with most fonts: Chinese, Arabic, Indian, etc. via Unicode interface
  • HD or SD
  • Passes through Closed caption, AFD and other user data
  • Secure Remote Scheduling from anywhere via Web Interface
  • Generates playlists for time-shifted content that includes long form spots, all national ads, local ads and content
  • Built in intelligence makes scheduling easy
  • Supports 1080p, 1080i, 720p, and 480i, and all standard broadcast resolutions
  • Selects transport streams by program numbers or PIDs
  • Features daily, weekly, and monthly schedule-based logos, alerts, and text insertion
  • Arbitrary location for graphics
  • Choose from static, rotating, flipping, or blinking graphics, logos, and text
  • Manages Ad inventories, logs Ad Plays, and generates Proof of Play list
  • Creates Real Time Clock display in programmable fonts and colors anywhere on screen
  • Displays remaining and next advertisement Time in output video
  • Scales Input video from 10% to 100% and overlay on graphics – Ideal for EPG
  • Overlays animating PNG files and scales Input Video from 10% to 100% – Ideal for L-Wrap, L-Squeeze and transparent overlays. Video squeezes.
  • Select any degree of transparency
  • Easy drag and drop placement to position logo, text, or graphics on screen
  • News feeds from RSS in any language, with programmable fonts and background colors
  • Able to mask entire screen with a static image in case of video input failure Auto Bypass in case of power failure of Channel Playout Manager
  • Sun Fade Detection to play prerecorded content on Solar Flare Days
  • Optional Live Recorder function to record live content to play in the case of loss of ASI input signal
  • Service Schedule for maintenance of antenna or other infrastructure
  • 1 RU or 3 RU rack mountable frame
  • Web based GUI with multi-level access control and Drop Box Inputs for all content
  • Template based character generator. Supports 3D fonts.
  • Works as a playout server – with or without ASI input signal
  • SLATE function puts up an Empty Background on which you can type messages
  • Comprehensive Customization to your needs is possible
  • ESAM support in development
  • Optional analog Cue Tone Detection
  • Supports many forms of GPI
  • Can also play recorded files from hard drive, in loop mode
  • IP input and output and SDI input and output versions available

Applications:

  • Channel in a Box
  • Ad Inserter for Cable or Broadcast
  • Emergency alert system for Broadcast and Cable
  • Very Flexible Video Messaging System to subscriber base
Channel In A Box Channel In A Box PLAYSERVER ASI 4ch Datasheet

PLAYSERVER™ ASI 1ch:
for Broadcast+Cable

MPEG-2 Content and Ad Server with Scheduled Playout and Ad Splicing for 1 SD or HD Channel With or Without SCTE-35 and EAS Triggers or Scheduled Outputs… Inserts Prior to Your Mux…

   
PLAY 2 AIR ASI™ 1ch: for Broadcast+Cable


PLAY2AIR

DVBWindowsIntel Platinum Partner
   

Single Channel Remotely Manageable, Real Time, Unattended Operation, Live or Stored MPEG-2 Broadcast Oriented TS In and Out Content and Ad Playout System with Scheduled or Triggered Content Playout with Video Ads, Text, or Graphics Insertion via Overlay, Splicing, or Video Squeeze.  Supports SCTE 35 triggers, Optional Analog Cue Tones, and Works with Most EAS Systems like Digital Alert, Trilithic, Sage, etc.  Interfaced to Several Traffic Systems and we can interface to yours.  Designed to Give You a Sophisticated, Easy to Use Playout Server for Over the Air or Cable Channel Use.

   

Standard Features:

  • Stores and manages Content, Ads, Messages, and Graphics clips, on local RAID
  • Complete scheduled playout system with interface to most traffic systems
  • Inserts or overlays ads, video clips, or emergency alerts – text and/or graphics – into video feeds on a schedule or via signaling like SCTE 35 signals from EAS generators
  • Supports multiple SCTE 35 trigger levels
  • XML based graphics insertion for rich graphics in channel
  • Supports Insertion of Ads from the cloud
  • Creates crawling messages and emergency alerts with programmable fonts and background colors, in any language
  • Compatible with Trilithic™, Sage™, and Monroe™ EAS alert generators
  • Works with most fonts: Chinese, Arabic, Indian, etc. via Unicode interface
  • HD or SD
  • Passes through Closed caption, AFD and other user data
  • Secure Remote Scheduling from anywhere via Web Interface
  • Generates playlists for time-shifted content that includes long form spots, all national ads, local ads and content
  • Built in intelligence makes scheduling easy
  • Supports 1080p, 1080i, 720p, and 480i, and all standard broadcast resolutions
  • Selects transport streams by program numbers or PIDs
  • Features daily, weekly, and monthly schedule-based logos, alerts, and text insertion
  • Arbitrary location for graphics
  • Choose from static, rotating, flipping, or blinking graphics, logos, and text
  • Manages Ad inventories, logs Ad Plays, and generates Proof of Play list
  • Creates Real Time Clock display in programmable fonts and colors anywhere on screen
  • Displays remaining and next advertisement Time in output video
  • Scales Input video from 10% to 100% and overlay on graphics – Ideal for EPG
  • Overlays animating PNG files and scales Input Video from 10% to 100% – Ideal for L-Wrap, L-Squeeze and transparent overlays. Video squeezes.
  • Select any degree of transparency
  • Easy drag and drop placement to position logo, text, or graphics on screen
  • News feeds from RSS in any language, with programmable fonts and background colors
  • Able to mask entire screen with a static image in case of video input failure Auto Bypass in case of power failure of Channel Playout Manager
  • Sun Fade Detection to play prerecorded content on Solar Flare Days
  • Optional Live Recorder function to record live content to play in the case of loss of ASI input signal
  • Service Schedule for maintenance of antenna or other infrastructure
  • 1 RU rack mountable frame
  • Web based GUI with multi-level access control and Drop Box Inputs for all content
  • Template based character generator. Supports 3D fonts.
  • Works as a playout server – with or without ASI input signal
  • SLATE function puts up an Empty Background on which you can type messages
  • Comprehensive Customization to your needs is possible
  • ESAM support in development
  • Optional analog Cue Tone Detection
  • Supports many forms of GPI
  • Can also play recorded files from hard drive, in loop mode
  • IP input and output and SDI input and output versions available

Applications:

  • Channel in a Box
  • Ad Inserter for Cable or Broadcast
  • Emergency alert system for Broadcast and Cable
  • Very Flexible Video Messaging System to subscriber base
   
PLAYSERVER ASI 1ch Datasheet