Multichannel Transport Stream Player

Markets and Use Cases

Linear Channel Barker Channel / Disaster Recovery Lab TS Source Satelitte Service Providers IPTV Service Providers R&D Labs  

Highlights

Seamless file transition Load pre-encoded Transport Stream Files SD / HD / UHD / 8K Playlist loop or Scheduler mode Local RAID 5 Storage UP to 50 channels per server
General Details

Multi-TS is an easy to use and cost effective compressed video playout server for professional broadcast or streaming applications such as for satellite, terrestrial, cable networks, or telco/IPTV operators and playout facilities.

Multi-TS supports H.265 / H.264 / MPEG-2 TS files, either for PIP, SD, HD, full-HD or UHD channels. Video and audio PID’s can be selected and remapped for multiple SPTS over UDP or RTP multicast streaming.

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Secured by HDD drives in RAID configuration, redundant power supplies and carrier-grade built quality, the Multi-TS can work in any network or head-end situations for 24 -7 linear playout with an optional integrated scheduler and playout event automation.

BBright’s advanced technology and field proven know-how enable the Multi-TS server to deliver uncompromised compressed playout reliability for multiple and mixed resolution linear channels with a scalable license scheme.

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Example of BBright Multi Channel TS player use case

BBright transport stream player is also available as single channel solution (UHD-TS) for high end playout where content must be secured and isolated for each channel.

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Example of BBright Single Channel TS player use case

Specifications
Video

  • Multi-Codec support: HEVC / H264 / MPEG2 / JPEG2000
  • SD, HD, UHD & 8K
  • Up to 130 Mbps per channel
  • HDR: HLG, HDR10, Dolby Vision, SL-HDR1, SL-HDR2

Audio

  • AAC, HE-AAC (v1 & v2), AAC-LC / MPEG-1 Layer II / PCM
  • Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital+, Atmos, DolbyAC-4

TS processing

  • PCR and Continuity Counter processing
  • PTS/DTS Restamping
  • GOP cleaning
  • PID Remapping: 1x Video, 10x Audio, 5x Subtitles
  • Null-packet stuffing for CBR output
  • Raw Mode

Monitoring

  • Video Thumbnails
  • Audio Bargraph for monitoring
  • Bitrate overshoot alarms

Inputs

  • SPTS and MPTS ingest (FTP / NAS) or USB
  • Transport stream container (.ts)

Outputs

  • Multiple SPTS Multicast over IP in UDP or RTP (or MPTS)
  • FEC/SMPTE 2022-1
  • Stream duplications on secondary Multicast address
  • Max. 500 Mbps combined SPTS outputs

Controls

  • Web UI
  • Rest API
  • 1 + 1 Main and Back-up server’s content redundancy
  • Playout control by text-based, xml, json traffic import

Chassis & Connectivity

  • Two IP-bonded GbE ports for GUI control/ingest
  • Two independent GbE ports for TSoIP streaming
  • Redundant power supplies
Ordering Options
Type Reference Description Compatibility
Appliances TSO_UHDTS Ultra-HD Transport Stream Player with playlist editor and TS processing – 3 TB storage. 1RU. Single Channel X
TSO_MULTITS_SILVER Mutlichannel Transport Stream Player. 3TB Storage. Playlist mode and PTS/DTS/PCR reprocessing included. Up to 20 Channels. 1RU. X
TSO_MULTITS_GOLD Mutlichannel Transport Stream Player. 7TB Storage. Playlist mode and PTS/DTS/PCR reprocessing included. up to 50 channels. 2RU. X
Software Options TSO_MULTITS_PIP User-license for a single PiP channel X X
TSO_MULTITS_SD User-license for a single SD channel X X
TSO_MULTITS_HD User-license for a single HD channel X X
TSO_MULTITS_UHD User-license for a single UHD channel X X
TSO_MULTITS_8K User-license for a single 8K channel X X
TSO_UHDTS_SCH Daily, weekly, monthly scheduler on GUI for UHD-TS playout serverExternal text-based traffic playlists import X X X
TSO_MULTITS_SCH20 For multiple channels: Daily, weekly, monthly schedulers on GUI for Multi-TS playout server. External text-based traffic playlists import. up to 20 channels playback X X
TSO_MULTITS_SCH50 For multiple channels: Daily, weekly, monthly schedulers on GUI for Multi-TS playout server. External text-based traffic playlists import. Up to 50 channels playback X