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  


Seamless file transition Load pre-encoded Transport Stream Files SD / HD / UHD / 8K HDR10 / HLG / Dolby Vision  Playlist loop or Scheduler mode Local RAID 5 Storage UP to 50 channels per server Appliance or Virtualized
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 is available as an appliance or virtualized (VMware) for cloud deployment.

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.


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.


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. All HDR formats are supported, including HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision.

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Example of BBright Single Channel TS player use case


  • 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


  • 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, 32x Audio, 32x Subtitles
  • Null-packet stuffing for CBR output
  • Raw Mode


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


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


  • Multiple SPTS Multicast over IP in UDP or RTP (or MPTS)
  • FEC/SMPTE 2022-1 & 2022-7
  • Stream duplications on secondary Multicast address
  • Max. 500 Mbps combined SPTS outputs


  • 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