At CABSAT 2017, Snell Advanced Media (SAM) is highlighting its range of products which showcase the brands game-changing IP and 4K live sports production and replay workflows, as well as the markets most complete, flexible and cost effective IP Routing System, the next-generation of MultiViewers and its industry-renowned playout solutions. Live Sports Production and Replay […]
At CABSAT 2017, Snell Advanced Media (SAM) is highlighting its range of products which showcase the brands game-changing IP and 4K live sports production and replay workflows, as well as the markets most complete, flexible and cost effective IP Routing System, the next-generation of MultiViewers and its industry-renowned playout solutions.
Live Sports Production and Replay Solutions
SAMs LiveTouch system offers the most efficient sports highlights and replay workflow on the market today. Following LiveTouchs incredibly successful launch at IBC 2016, SAM is looking forward to showing customers in the Middle East the huge potential the solution can bring to all manner of live sports production workflows. LiveTouch offers a uniquely transparent editing and replay workflow enabling instant collaboration between replay and production.
LiveTouch can also instantly publish highlights and replays straight to social media. Consumer demand for content across all channels is only going to increase, and the move to UHD coverage, particularly sports coverage, needs to be dovetailed with a new broader mindset when it comes to asset creation and publication. Workflow efficiency is a crucial building block when it comes to unlocking the full potential of IP and UHD broadcast opportunities.
Kahuna and Kula range of multi-format production switchers
SAM will also be demonstrating its Kula multi-format production switcher at the show. Available as 1, 2 & 3 M/Es and 1 M/E 4K versions, Kula can handle multiple formats making it both future-proof and adaptable for todays production environment. The 2M/E HD/SD version can be switched to 1M/E 4K mode, allowing users to benefit from higher production values. With a wide range of control panels including the new 24 crosspoint panel, operators can access up to 42 inputs SAMs Kahuna remains the flagship medium to large production switcher in the market. Kahunas class-leading technology raises the bar for multi-format operations, supporting any combination of SD, HD, 1080p (level A & B) and 4K, eliminating the need for external conversion. Kahuna can also be configured to operate in a distributed architecture allowing customers to allocate resources dynamically throughout different studios, different remote OBs and even different buildings.
The Worlds most trusted Playout solution
Also at CABSAT, SAM will be taking attendees through its ICE Channel-in-a-Box solution and Morpheus playout automation solution. ICE incorporates all the operational, technical, regulatory and commercial functionality required for broadcast playout in one package. The Channel-in-a-Box solution integrates with the powerful Morpheus playout automation system, which is perfect for enterprise-scale use for national broadcasts, sports, network origination, centralcasting and business continuity.
SAMs IP Routing System Making the Complex simple
SAM offers the most complete, flexible and cost effective IP routing solution on the market today. The system is the first in the industry to support multiple signal types including SMPTE 2022-6 and SMPTE 2022-7; VSF TR-03 and 04. SAMs IP solution is also ready to support the new SMPTE 2110 suite of standards as adopted by AIMS. The systems features include 4 & 25 GbE interfacing, audio breakaway and integrated IP & SDI control. The system also offers Audio breakaway, Audio & Video processing, SMPTE 2022-7 signal flow redundancy and SMPTE 2059 signal timing, making it the must-have IP routing solution.
Next generation MV-8 series of IP, UHD, standalone, modular and router integrated Multiviewers
Announced at IBC 2016 and being shown at CABSAT, is SAMs new line up of next generation Multiviewers, including the MV-805, a fully featured software Multiviewer for IP in and IP out applications. Available in sizes from quad splits to enterprise monitoring solutions and featuring high-quality image monitoring with IP and UHD options, the broadest range in the industry includes features that support a wide assortment of industry applications including playout, signal monitoring, live production and OB/mobile environments.
The Middle East is an important market for SAM. The company has invested heavily in the region over the past 12 months with 4 major with the intention to provide the best service possible for customers. SAM also opened a brand new facility in Dubai at the beginning of 2016 to support the regions role in SAMs strategic growth. CABSAT 2017 is a great opportunity for SAM to promote its world-class live production solutions and present to customers in the region the complete range of SAM solutions on offer.