Vantrix announces new media processing developments and partnerships at IBC 2014

By Vantrix Marketing - September 12,2014

Vantrix is pleased to be attending IBC 2014 as a partner with key industry leaders. We have some exciting new joint solutions to demonstrate including:

High-performance multiscreen processing with the HP Moonshot server
Visit booth 14.H02 to learn how the Vantrix Media Platform (VMP) running on HP’s 4RU appliance is bringing new levels of efficiency and scalability to video transcoding and multiscreen delivery. Key features include:

  • Up to 450 simultaneous, real-time VoD transcodes or live feeds on one 4.3RU server
  • Flexible resource usage with concurrent transcoding, packaging, and DRM encryption operations
  • High-density processing with 45 individually serviceable hotplug cartridges
  • Scalability through the virtualization of physical nodes without additional management software

Read the press release for more details.

Secure DRM-protected 4K/UHD video experience with Verimatrix and Broadcom
Visit booth 4.A55 to see how Vantrix software leverages the Verimatrix Content Authority System (VCAS) to process 4K H.265 DRM-protected content delivered on next-generation Broadcom set-top-boxes. This next-generation pay-TV platform enables service providers to cost-effectively secure their content while meeting demands for the highest quality viewing experience. Key features include:

  • Secure, efficient end-to-end UHD media processing solution
  • Studio-grade content protection with high-quality, faster than real-time video processing
  • Flexible physical or virtualized deployment options
  • A tightly integrated encoding, monitoring and middleware ecosystem


Read the press release
for more details.


Advanced nPVR functionality with Kontron

Visit booth 14.L20 to see how the Vantrix Media Platform leverages high-density Kontron hardware to reduce network storage requirements and improve consumer playback experience via advanced nPVR functionality for live 4K/UHD feeds. Key features demonstrated include:

  • Efficient IP acquisition with the ingestion of up to 72 1080p HD or 18 4K feeds
  • Real-time live transcoding, adaptive bit-rate packaging and AES encryption using Intel HD graphics acceleration and AES-NI encryption
  • High performance ABR media caching and streaming leveraging 2TB Intel SSD storage modules per sled, or up to 18TB per 2RU Kontron SYMKLOUD platform
  • End-user nPVR--on-demand viewing of live linear feeds, cached and available for local playback


Read the press release
for more details.


High-performance video processing on standard servers with Artesyn

Visit booth 14.L20 to see how the Vantrix Media Platform leverages the Artesyn SharpStreamer ™card to provide high-performance OTT VoD and live transcoding, along with adaptive bitrate delivery on standard servers. Key features demonstrated include:

  • The processing of up to 36 1080p streams with a single SharpStreamer card using a Dell R620 1U server
  • 4K UltraHD video processing and multiscreen adaptive bitrate (ABR) delivery using both H.264/AVC and H.265/HEVC codecs in broadcast and wireless service provider networks

Read the press release for more details.

If you’re attending IBC 2014, stop by and visit Vantrix and our partners at any of the locations listed above, or if you’d prefer you can book a meeting time.

Not attending IBC? Learn more about the Vantrix Media Platform or contact us to discuss your media processing needs.

Topics: Multiscreen Video Processing, Events

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