NASA TV UHD is an ambient video channel highlighting beautiful imagery from the space program, leveraging the latest 4K ultra-high definition (UHD) technologies. Utilizing an end-to-end UHD video delivery system from Harmonic, NASA can deliver live and linear 2160p60 video content, enabling consumers to enjoy crystal-clear footage on a wide range of television and IP-connected devices. NASA TV UHD is currently available on the AMC 18C satellite, with a North American footprint.
Products That Power NASA UHD
Advanced Media Processor
The industry’s first converged media processor for UHD content with live, full-frame, full-GOP UHD encoding
Proven in the world’s most-demanding video environments, MediaGrid is an ideal fit for digital media applications requiring shared, real-time storage, such as UHD ingest, playout, archive, edit-in-place, collaborative editing, transcoding and over-the-top (OTT) adaptive bitrate streaming.
Integrated Receiver-Decoder, Transcoder and Stream Processor
Harmonic’s ProView™ 7100 is the industry’s first single-rack-unit, scalable, multiformat integrated receiver-decoder (IRD), transcoder and MPEG stream processor.
Integrated Channel Playout Automation System
Polaris™ Advance provides optimized control of Spectrum™ ChannelPort and associated third-party devices within IT and hybrid broadcast infrastructures.
Multiscreen Media Server
ProMedia® X Origin offers service providers and content creators a flexible solution for preparing and delivering broadcast-quality UHD video to consumers anywhere, at any time.
Advanced Media Server System
The Harmonic Spectrum™ X advanced media server system brings new levels of efficiency, simplicity and reliability to UHD broadcast playout workflows.