Television Station Broadcast Automation

Run your own over the air community television station, supported by the best open source broadcast media server on the market. Upload original material to your private media library, tag video, create dynamic playlists and schedule content 24/7 through a unified web browser interface. Prioritize videos with playout automation, capable of preempting regular programming. Use OpenBroadcaster media asset management playout control and integrated TV broadcast streaming automation software for your internet station supplying feeds to multiple channels.

Is your current equipment failing or obsolete? Windows OS unsupported license? $30,000 or more for replacement equipment? Are you launching a new IPTV platform or “over the air” community television station to capture the local market?  Not able to physically access your studio?

Open Source is the answer, and exactly what you need for cloud television automation software running on inexpensive hardware. Your server and player are on the web, where a rapidly increasing percentage of your community media audience is located.  Terrestrial over the air television broadcast scheduling extends the life of your analog gear while preparing for the future with a modern video server supporting on air playout streaming automation.

Key Television Broadcasting Features

  • Robust broadcast television automation software and playout
  • Video streaming platform for online TV station
  • Play, record and save video along with audio for future VOD broadcast
  • Easy playout control scheduling
  • Cloud Television automation playout with integrated encoder
  • Run real time rotations, generate playlists and play logs
  • Clean interface, drag and drop menu operation
  • Uncomplicated, easy to setup video database
  • Supports indigenous and alternative language UTF-8 fonts and text
  • Emergency broadcasting for disaster alerting

Broadcast Scheduling

Schedule to the millisecond with broadcast television automation software to generate community video throughout your production plant.  Automate original media to playout during assigned time slots, streaming online as well as through cable television PEG Channels. Create a TV station in the cloud with workflow for video and playout automation of dynamic pre-recorded segments.

Playout Control System

Our integrated broadcast suite makes automated playout of linear channels possible. Easily manage a series of online TV station channels with our broadcast playout automation from one unified web browser. Using our “drag and drop” workflow, create dynamic community video playlists. We have integrated playout tools that manage multiple schedules and devices, allowing the insertion and creation of global playlists that automatically populate with dynamic material, creating a virtual  control room with television automation software. Run in house on your existing media servers, in VM environments or hosted in the cloud. Preview video and advertising spots with built in HTML web video player and book smart advertising campaigns with ease.

Decentralized File Management

Infrastructure as a service provides fail-safe cloud television automation scheduling with command and playout control of unlimited channels and devices. Intuitively tag artist, title, album art and other customized metadata to manage 100,000+ music and video files, with large collections powered by searchable metadata.  Manage large community media libraries, asset scheduling, digitally backing up internet TV station content stored securely, sending to a content delivery network. Your media stays with you, on your own private cloud.

Video, with accompanying audio, may be streamed in tandem, utilizing our web based cloud television automation software for scheduling replays of pre-recorded segments to supplement live programming.  Extend the operating life of your existing community television station, community television transmitter or Cable TV head end plant infrastructure by adding new features for more revenue generating opportunities.  We provide an alternative solution to replace the old proprietary scheduling solution you’re using.

Expanded API Functionality

Use the documented API to develop television automation solutions to enhance online consumer experience, leveraging native mobile apps playing web internet TV and your YouTube channels.  Open Source makes it possible to create custom features, so your group of television stations can easily integrate the API on a content delivery network. A real enterprise cloud service, automating your internet TV station or YouTube digital broadcasting channels with accurate spot advertisements on a time based schedule for seamless digital playback in industry standard formats, featuring zone based playout with marketing widgets.

Hardware Requirements

We support hardware requirements for outputting 1080p 60 fps @4500 kbps HD signal to transmitter.  Installation may be on a virtual machine, recovering instantly from human error during a worst case scenario.

Video Formats Supported

  • AVI
  • MOV
  • MP4
  • Theora
  • WMV

Image Formats Supported

  • BMP
  • JPG
  • PNG
  • SVG

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