Flexibility for your video contribution & distribution

Harmonic contribution encoders let you capture pristine video at the front end of the broadcast chain and deliver your content over satellite or unmanaged IP networks with ultra-low latency.

We offer a complete video distribution solution, including advanced edge processors as well as integrated receiver-decoder solutions, combined with powerful centralized distribution management.

Flexible management

Operate large-scale device deployments, and control channel entitlements using our state-of-the-art distribution management system.

Video contribution & distribution with Harmonic

Our appliances power broadcast and OTT streams around the world.

Any network

Satellite, IP private network or cloud/CDN-based distribution: we have solutions for all use cases

Any format

From SD to UHD, MPEG-2, H.264 or HEVC, SDR or HDR: we can distribute in any format and re-adapt at the edge to any format


We preserve your investment and get you covered with our flexible edge processing solutions

Find the right appliance for your business

Future proof your video distribution with XOS

Deliver your video content with an all-in-one, agile software-based solution. XOS is the perfect edge toolbox to address complex distribution workflows.

Add agility to your live content workflow with ViBE CP9000

The compact and robust ViBE® CP9000 encoder is a perfect fit for any multi-HD/UHD contribution, where quality and reliability matter.

Create immersive experiences for your subscribers with RD9000

Deliver pristine video streaming UHD quality for an immersive, high-resolution experience with RD9000. High-performance appliance perfect for distribution.

Increase workflow efficiency with ProView 7100

ProView™ 7100 is a compact, single-channel commercial decoder, and descrambler known as the most powerful contribution IRD.

Reduce energy costs & rack space with ProView 8100

Deliver high-quality content with ProView™ 8100, our all-purpose decoding and descrambling for day-to-day primary distribution.

Frequently asked questions

What does ultra-low latency mean?

When we speak about ultra-low latency for contribution and distribution, we typically mean an end-to-end latency encompassing, encoding, and decoding ("glass-to-glass") in the 100 ms range.

How can I get assistance with my Harmonic contribution and distribution appliances?

You can get assistance from the Harmonic Technical Assistance Center for all your support questions and issues. The fastest and most efficient way is through our OneCare Portal.
Otherwise, you can reach the team by phone, through chat, or by reporting your issue. 

What kind of services does Harmonic offer for contribution and distribution?

At Harmonic, we offer multiple services for all our products. Our experts can guide you to a package that works for your business including, professional services, service level agreements, technical support and training for your team. 

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