Spectrum XE Compressed Playout
Spectrum XE Compressed Playout
Playout

Live and Transport Stream (TS) file playback

Multiple user-selectable playout modes
Compressed domain splicing
Baseband switching with dynamic decoding and re-encoding

Graphics & Branding
Static bitmaps
Animations
Dynamic text crawls
In/out effects
Squeezeback
EAS
Video (PiP)

Content acquisition

Continuous capture from TS feeds

Event-based capture from TS feeds based on record playlist

Advanced time-delay capabilities

Clip editing, trimming, and concatenation

System management

Control
SNMP agent
SOAP API
Web-based graphical user interface

Automation
Primary and secondary events
Time-scheduling
SCTE 35 and GPI triggering
Playlist and record-list editing and control
BXF native interface

Inputs/Outputs

Inputs
SDI 
MPEG-2 TS MPTS/SPTS over ASI
MPEG-2 TS MPTS/SPTS over IP (CBR & VBR)
MPEG-2 TS, MXF OP1A files

Outputs
MPEG-2 TS MPTS/SPTS over ASI
MPEG-2 TS MPTS/SPTS over IP (CBR & VBR)
OTT (DASH, HLS, MSS, RTMP)
MPEG-2 TS files

Decoding

Video
MPEG-2 SD/HD 
MPEG-4 AVC SD/HD 
HEVC SD/HD 

Audio
MPEG-1 Layer II 
Dolby® Digital Plus (E-AC-3) 
AAC-LC/HE-AAC 

Encoding

Video
MPEG-2 SD/HD 4:2:0
MPEG-4 AVC SD/HD 4:2:0
HEVC 4:2:0 8/10-bit

Audio
MPEG-1 Layer II
E-AC-3
AAC-LC/HE-AAC v1/v2

Processing

Video
SD and HD up/down-conversion
Remultiplexing
Internal statistical multiplexing
Mosaic generation: SD/HD mosaic channel based on video thumbnails

Audio
Up/down-mixing
Audio loudness control

Storage

Dual RAID system up to 11 TB of useful capacity

Extensible storage capacity

FTP transport stream file provisioning

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Are You Ready for the Next Step?

Thank you for your interest in our Spectrum XE Compressed Playout System. Please fill out the form to get in touch and start the conversation about how Spectrum XE could work for you. Someone in our sales team will be in touch within 1-2 business days.