CHANNEL IN A BOX TV PLAYOUT

ELIA Unity is our channel in a box TV playout solution, even more cost effective, and still offering playout automation, ingest, branding and media asset management features, in an all in one robust video server for disaster recovery, thematic's channel…

Integrating the latest technological evolutions like IP INs/OUTs, Elia Unity comes with the brand new automation software PLAY for playout and the media asset management software FLOW.





INTEGRATED TV PLAYOUT SOLUTION

Conscious of the need for the broadcasters to reduce constantly the operational costs while keeping a high quality level, we show with the ELIA range of SGT Channel in a Box TV playout solutions our know-how regarding reliability and flexibility which few systems can supply and nevertheless essential for a 24/7 operation.

ELIA Unity is the very latest generation of Channel in a Box, a cost effective TV playout system offering playout automation, ingest, branding and media asset management features, in an all in one robust video server.

ELIA Unity includes an off the shelf video server, with RAID redundant storage and expandability capability, in a low cost IT standard environment. Combined with the power of our brand new playout automation software PLAY along with FLOW software for acquisition and the preparation of the contents, both profiting from SGT’s long expertise, it is one of the most powerful & hassle free channel in a box in the market.

We have indeed integrated the very latest technologies to stick to the market trends and needs; the “Full IP”, while you can choose to keep the good old SDI connections for a smooth transition, with ELIA Unity as well as the choice of virtualisation with ELIA Air.

Play Client

  • Frame-accurate control of SD/HD channels
  • Playout and branding external live feeds
  • Import external playlists (CSV)*
  • Branding templates
  • Ad quota management*
  • Playout monitoring
  • As Run (CSV)*

Playout

  • Playout and record* SD/HD single or multiple* channels
  • Integrated mixer and automatic SD<>HD conversion
  • Synchronised record*
  • Control of external sub-titler & router*
  • Mixer PVW output*
  • Plug Ins VST (Normalisation, ...)*

Branding

  • 4 layers for branding & DVE including logo, stills & animated pictures, RSS, video...
  • Live branding capability
  • Compatible Adobe Animated CC
  • HTML5 supported

Ingest*

2 ingest channels SD/HD encoders for 2 external video live feeds acquisition

  • SDI
  • NDI, MPEG-TS
  • LTC/NTP/PTP

Flow client*

  • Video acquisition* & file ingest
  • Content checking*
  • External storage connection*

Sub-Titling*

  • OP-47 supported
  • Multilingual with .STL files

Interfaces*

  • On Air services
  • BXF
  • REST API

ELIA unity includes

  • The SD/HD video server
  • The branding engine
  • The storage
  • The PLAY and FLOW* software suite


Extend your system, thanks to the farming capabilitity of ELIA

Files Formats supported

  • Video: MXF, MOV, MPEG, TS, H264, MP4, XDCAM, HD50,...
  • Stills: PNG, JPG, JPEG2000, ...
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