Remote Monitoring Decoder

Markets and Use Cases

Contribution and Distribution Monitoring R&D Labs HDR and Advanced Audio validation Broadcast Centers and Remote Production OB Truck    


Versatile monitoring decoder, up to 24 channels HD / Full HD / Ultra HD & HDR ready Built-in transcoder for live streaming over mpeg-dash HD / Full HD / Ultra HD & HDR ready MultiCodecs: HEVC/H264/MPEG2/JPEG2000 Remote Monitoring through Web User Interface IP and ASI input support
General Details
BBright RMD-8 / RMD-24 (Remote Monitoring Decoder) is a universal multichannel monitoring decoder designed for HD / Full HD and Ultra HD video, audio and metadata monitoring. With support for TSoIP and also DVB-ASI inputs, the BBright RMD can be deployed in broadcast centers and master control rooms, but can also be used for remote production and remote monitoring of contribution flows.
Ready to work with contribution feeds up to Ultra HD, HDR, and NGA audio, the bbright RMD provides a complete set of monitoring information through its intuitive WEB interface: video preview, audio bars, audio metadata displays (including Dolby DD / DD + / Dolby E and AC4) and ETR 290 alarm.

This software-based monitoring solution is available in multiple configuration, either based on RMD-8 platform (up to 8 feeds) or RMD-24 platform (up to 24 feeds).
BBright’s advanced network connectivity (such as VLAN support) makes it easy to integrate RMD into complex and remote network deployments.

RMD: CSI Awards 2021 for 🏆”Best monitoring or network management solution”🏆!

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  • Multi-Codec support: HEVC / H264 / MPEG2 / JPEG2000
  • HD / Full HD / Ultra HD and HDR ready
  • HEVC/H264/MPEG2 up to 100 Mbps
  • JPEG2000 Up to 400 Mbps (VSF-TR01)
  • 4:2:0 / 4:2:2, Up to 10bits


  • Dolby DD / DD+ / DD+JOC / Atmos/ E / AC4 decoding
  • Dolby Metadata display
  • Up to 16 Audio Channels per stream
  • AAC/HE-AAC/MPEG1 LayerII decoding


  • ETR 101-290 level1 input error monitoring
  • Video Thumbnails
  • Audio Bargraphs
  • BitrateBargraphs(per PID)


  • CC 608 / 708 burnt into video thumbnails
  • DVB subtitles& teletext burnt into video thumbnails


  • Multicast or Unicast TS over IP on dual Gb Ethernet ports
  • 8x DVB-ASI inputs (HD-BNC)
  • SPTS or MPTS (PID Filtering)
  • Input scan
  • FEC/SMPTE 2022-1
  • 2022-7 seamless redundancy


  • Video over Web UI
  • Audio streamed over Web UI (selectable stereo pair or downmix)


  • Intuitive Web UI
  • Rest API


  • 1 RU Chassis–Short Depth
  • 437 mm x 287 mm x 43 mm
  • 200W PSU
Ordering Options
Type Reference Description Compatibility
Appliances RMD_8 Remote Monitoring Decoder Appliance, up to 8HD / 2UHD. 1RU. X
RMD_24 Remote Monitoring Decoder Appliance, up to 24HD / 6UHD. 1RU. X
Hardware Options RMD_IP Dual TSoIP input. X X
RMD_ASI 8xASI input. X
Software Options RMD_DOLBY_AUDIO Dolby DD / DD+ / Atmos / E / AC4 decoding option. X X
RMD_J2K Support JPG2000 decoding. X X