Alpha TV migrates to HD with Imagine Communications

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Imagine Communications has implemented a new multichannel playout centre for Alpha TV in Athens. This new installation gives Alpha TV the ability to meet its viewers’ demand for HD on all channels, and builds a platform for future growth plans. It also ensures business continuity by providing full redundancy, eliminating the risk of any channel …

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Imagine Communications has implemented a new playout system for CTC Media

Imagine Communications, CTC Media

Imagine Communications has implemented a new playout system for CTC Media, a leading independent broadcaster in Russia. The new platform is fully software-based, running on commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware and carrying media as uncompressed video signals using the SMPTE ST 2022-6 standard.   CTC Media operates a number of channels in Russia, as well as …

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TV Azteca prepares for IP future with Imagine Communications

Imagine Communications, Versio
TV Azteca has plans to make a gradual transition to IP distribution, cloud-based operations and 4K UHD TV Azteca, one of Mexico’s leading broadcasters, has collaborated with Imagine Communications to deploy a next-generation playout and master control infrastructure. The scalable, software-based platform running on commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware is currently driving 120 channels from TV ...

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Atresmedia deploys a Versio-based disaster recovery playout center

Imagine Communications, Versio, Atresmedia
Spanish commercial broadcaster Atresmedia, home of Antena 3 and other popular entertainment channels, has complemented its existing Imagine Communications Versio™ integrated playout installation by deploying a Versio-based disaster recovery playout center. The new backup facility maintains tight synchronisation with the primary playout center to ensure instant and seamless failover should it be necessary.   In ...

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Matrix Solutions and Imagine Comms will show an ad sales workflow at IBC

Matrix Solutions, Imagine Communications
Matrix Solutions and Imagine Communications will demonstrate a tightly integrated, end-to-end ad sales workflow at IBC2018 (14-18 September 2018, Amsterdam) on Imagine Communications’ stand at the Amtrium, #4.A01.   Matrix Solutions’ media ad sales platform serves as a front engine to the ad sales workflow, both aggregating and normalizing disparate data sources throughout the enterprise ...

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True Visions broadcasts the World Cup in 4K with Imagine Communications

True Visions, World Cup
This is the first Ultra HD channel in South East Asia True Visions has extended its Imagine Communications playout solution to broadcast this year’s worldwide football championships in 4K Ultra HD. This is the first Ultra HD channel in South East Asia, and it was designed, built, tested, proven and put on air in just ...

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Imagine Communications delivers ‘KidsClick’ content from public cloud

Imagine Communications, cloud, Sinclair Broadcast Group
Sinclair Broadcast Group establishes a milestone by leveraging cloud-native public environment to distribute children’s programming to affiliates Imagine Communications is working closely with Sinclair Broadcast Group to streamline and customise the distribution of U.S. broadcasters’ children’s programming by centralising playout operations in the public cloud. The new implementation, which went live-to-air in mid-October 2017 and ...

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Imagine Communications’ Platinum IP3 powers Cinevideo OB truck

Imagine, Cinevideo, Platinum
Imagine Communications has supplied the core infrastructure, including a powerful multi-format router, for a new outside broadcast truck built by Italian production company Cinevideo The new 12-meters, triple-expanding unit provides up to 60 square metres of internal space. The truck accommodates two production and two audio control rooms, giving Cinevideo the flexibility to provide multiple ...

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IBC: Imagine Communications accelerates evolution of playout with Versio Platform

Imagine Communications, IBC2017
Imagine Communications has introduced Versio Platform™, a media workflow platform designed to enable media companies to optimise their playout and related operations. Versio Platform provides content producers and distributors with a menu of integrated functional building blocks for constructing a modernised playout facility.   “By designing a playout engine and related functionality that leverages the ...

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Imagine Communications provides microservices platform to IBC TV

Imagine Communications, IBC TV, broadcast
Imagine Communications provides the live streaming and VOD encoding infrastructure for IBC TV Imagine Communications is again providing the live streaming and Video on Demand (VOD) encoding infrastructure for IBC TV, the news and information service produced on site and distributed across multiple platforms. The IBC TV infrastructure, built specifically for the annual show and ...

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