Migrating to IT-based playout

Proulx, Michel
February 2009
Broadcast Engineering;Feb2009, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p54
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the information technology (IT)-based playout model. Such model features a single device that combines the functions of a playout server, master control switcher, and branding processor. It is modified by hybrid systems to move from an exciting concept to a real and practical path forward for mainstream broadcasters and can also reduce the broadcasting costs per channel for additional low-cost channels.


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