L’Equipe – National TV playout & channel in box

L'Equipe

 

THE NEED

The activities of the national TNT sport channel L’Equipe changed the programming grid and contents. The playout system in place doesn’t answer essentials criterias like:

  • The supervision reactivity,
  • The dynamic branding management,
  • The playout securisation,
  • The integration with Traffic system in place.

 

THE SOLUTION

In order to answer this need, SGT proposed a solution based on its VEDA range, VEDA Automation and VEDA Channel in a Box, featuring:

  • An integrated management of dynamic branding from the automation client,
  • A flexible and reactive solution to deploy new business, new channels,
  • An open multi-channels platform and easily interfaced with third parties systems like the MAM SAM, the CTS Traffic and Vizrt branding,
  • A secured solution for playout with active/active mode, a proven solution on the market, along a database benefiting from the power of mirroring of Microsoft SQL Server,
  • A video server and branding integrated in the VEDA channel in a Box solution.

 

THE TECHNICAL ANSWER

 

  • VEDA Central Database : DataBase with witness station for SQL mirroring.
  • VEDA Automation : 1 active/active channel. With a client/server architecture, VEDA Automation can manage a very large number of channels and is wide open, thanks to its complete offer of Web services.
  • VEDA Channel in a Box : All in one playout server integrated in an off the shelves equipment. Video & branding serveur with multiple options like sub-titling, audio normalisation, it needs no other external equipment to setup a complete TV playout.

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