Whitepapers

Using SAM’s IP-Edge - An SDI to IP Live Signal Routing Transition for All

  - Snell Advanced Media

This paper seeks to offer a sensible, risk free, measured approach to an SDI to IP transition for live, real time streams. It will describe an upgrade and migration path that will allow businesses to expand in both SDI and IP based stream counts (read – router sizes) with complete interoperability between the two types of stream.

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Tracking Content – The Power Of Media Biometrics

  - Snell Advanced Media

One of the biggest practical challenges of multi-channel broadcasting is keeping track of all the content. It is clearly economically impractical to have eyeballs on every channel and variants through a major installation like a master control room or a playout center

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Media Biometrics

Starting the Transition to IP Infrastructures - part 1

  - Snell Advanced Media

In Part 1, we examine the business case for moving to IP routing and compare the costs and benefits of choosing uncompressed, light or mezzanine compression. We also look at the standards that already exist and are in development for IP signals to enable the interoperability that is so vital to media organizations.

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Starting the Transition to IP Infrastructures - part 2

  - Snell Advanced Media

In Part 1, we examined the business case for moving to IP routing and compared the costs and benefits of choosing uncompressed, light or mezzanine compression.

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Snell Advanced Media

Intelligent Monitoring Solutions for Playout

  - SAM

As the demand for new services continues to grow there is increased pressure for greater levels of automation in channel delivery. Advances in playout automation allow more channels to be run by a single operator, however, this introduces the challenge of one person having to monitor the status of many playlists, devices, and transmissions feeds.

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