Hearst Television - Broadcast Encoding Customer Spotlight

Hearst Television talks to Harmonic about their experience using the Electra and NMX product lines.

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The Electra 9200 is a multichannel, multi-service encoder in a compact, energy-efficient 1-RU chassis. Part of a complete video headend solution, the encoder supports main and secondary SD or HD channels of constant bitrate (CBR) or variable bitrate (VBR) video using either MPEG-2 or MPEG-4 AVC encoding. It offers high bandwidth efficiency and channel density—up to four audio/video input processing modules per chassis - Learn More


Harmonic’s NMX™ Digital Service Manager is a definitive video network management solution encompassing a powerful set of tools for monitoring and managing compressed digital video and audio services, as well as the systems through which these services flow. As a result, operators can run their technical infrastructure in a way that parallels their business — as a series of revenue-generating services, rather than as a set of discrete hardware components - Learn More

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