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Kaleido-IP

SD, HD and 4K UHD IP Video Multiviewer

The Kaleido-IP Video Multiviewer from Grass Valley, offers the most simultaneous video and audio program decodes in the industry, including SMPTE ST 2022-6 and the 2110 suite, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 part 2 (H.263) and part 10 (H.264/AVC), H.265/HEVC, HE-AAC v1 & v2, AAC, DD 2.0, DD 5.1 and DD+. For easy ordering and installation, the Kaleido-IP is available as an appliance with two  different models to choose to meet your performance requirements.

For scalable, space-saving and easy-to-manage installations, the Kaleido-IP VM version offers all the benefits of virtualization in an easy to deploy virtual image (OVA file).

FEATURES

Ease of Use

  • Simple and flexible layout creation with powerful XEdit layout editor
  • Wide range of codecs, as well as uncompressed video and audio support for monitoring any IP source
  • All video streams can be displayed, multiple times, at different resolutions and sizes up to full screen, on the multiviewer outputs

Density

  • Leads the industry in offering the highest number of simultaneous video and audio program decodes
  • Unlimited number of audio decodes (stereo and 5.1) per program

Fully Scalable, Integrated IP and Baseband Video Monitoring

  • SDI and IP sources can be monitored together, on one or more displays, by integrating Kaleido-IP with Kaleido-X multiviewers

Output Flexibility

  • Dual independent HDMI outputs with audio monitoring for Kaleido-IP X120 and X320
  • Dual IP Streaming output (simultaneous compressed and uncompressed) for Kaleido-IP X120 and X320
  • Single IP Stream Output (compressed) per Kaleido-IP VM instance

Advanced Signal Quality Probing and Alarming

  • Performs detection and alarms on video and audio faults, including freeze, black and silence
  • Monitors closed captioning, Teletext subtitles, DVB subtitling and XDS metadata extraction and alarming

Robust Platform (Kaleido-IP X120 and X320)

  • High power Ubuntu platform
  • 1 RU frame with redundant power supplies
  • Up to 6 GbE ports, and 2 SFP28 or QSFP28 at speeds of 10G, 25G, 40G, 50G or 100G
  • GPI I/O support via Grass Valley’s GPI-1501
  • Additional input formats
  • ASI via Grass Valley’s Densité IRG-3401
  • Set-top box monitoring via EdgeVision

SPECIFICATIONS

IP Inputs
  • 4 GbE RJ45 (mgmt and data)
  • Optional 2 additional data ports at 1 GbE RJ45, or 10/25 GbE SFP28, or 40/50 GbE QSFP, or 100 GbE QSFP28


Transport:

  • MPEG transport streams over UDP or RTP Multicast/Unicast
  • IGMPv3 SSM/SFM
  • Multi Program Transport Streams (MPTS)
  • Single Program Transport Streams (SPTS)
  • HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
  • Real Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
  • Real Time Messaging Protocol (RTMP/H.264)
  • SMPTE ST 2022-6
  • SMPTE ST 2110-20 input (video):
    • HD/3G 50/59.94 Hz
    • Narrow, Narrow Linear, Wide receivers
  • SMPTE ST 2110-30 input (audio):
    • Synchronous streams
    • Level A and B
  • SMPTE ST 2110-40 input (metadata): 
    • Subtitling (CC 608/708, OP-47)
    • ATC (timecode)
    • AFD

 

Other Input Formats
  • ASI: Densité IRG-3401 (optional)
  • Set-top box: EdgeVision (optional)
Video Decoders
  • Standard: 
    • MPEG-2
    • MPEG-4 Part 2 H.263
    • MPEG-4 Part 10 H.264/AVC (ITU-T H.264)
    • MPEG-H Part 2 H.265/HEVC
  • Chroma format: 4:2:0 and 4:2:2
  • KIP-X320 performance: Concurrent decoding of 128 HD/SD MPEG-2, or 84 SD H.264, or 42 HD H.264 video programs. Up to 64 HD SMPTE ST 2022-6 or SMPTE ST 2110 IP video inputs
  • KIP-X120 performance: Concurrent decoding of 64 HD/SD MPEG-2, or 36 SD H.264, or18 HD H.264 video programs. Up to 32 HD SMPTE ST 2022-6 or SMPTE ST 2110 IP video inputs
  • KIP-VM performance: Depends on host specifications. Example: Concurrent decoding of 24HD H.264 video programs on a dual Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3
Audio Decoders
  • Standard: 
    • MPEG-1 layer 1
    • MPEG-1 layer 2
    • MPEG-2 layer 1
    • MPEG-2 layer 2
    • Dolby Digital AC-3 (optional)
    • Dolby Digital Plus EAC-3 (optional)
    • AAC and HE-AAC (optional)
Video Display Outputs (KIP-X120 and KIP-X320)
  • Two (2) independently configurable and operable display outputs
  • Connectors: HDMI or Display Port
  • Standard: Display Port 1.2, HDMI 1.4a
  • Resolution: Up to 3840x2160 at 60 Hz
  • IP Outputs: SMPTE ST 2110-20
    • Video processing: 1.5-2 frames

 

Physical (KIP-X120 and KIP-X320)
  • Height: 43 mm (1.7 in.) 1 RU
  • Width: 437 mm (17.2 in.)
  • Depth: 707 mm (27.8 in.)
  • Weight: 12.7 kg (28 lbs.)
  • Power supply: 750W (1+1) hot swappable, redundant power supply
  • AC: 100-240 V, 60-50 Hz
  • Operating temperature: 5° to 40° C (41° to 104° F)
Operational and Configuration
  • On-screen control: KALEIDO-RCP2 (optional)
  • Source and layout configuration: XEdit
  • Alarms management: iControl (optional)
Display Output Extender via Fiber Optic
  • Device: DXF-200 (optional)
  • Distance: 1 km (3,280 ft.)
  • Fiber optic cable: Multimode 50 or 62.5/125 SC
  • Connector: SC
Remote Video Display Output via Streaming
  • Compressed formats: MPEG Transport stream over Unicast or Multicast, RTSP
  • Uncompressed formats: SMPTE ST 2110-20

ORDERING INFORMATION

KIP-X320

Kaleido-IP X320 multi-image IP processor. Ultimate processing performance for up to 128 HD/SD MPEG-2, or 84 SD H.264 or 42 HD H.264 program decodes. Includes 2 independent DVI/HDMI/DP outputs, 4 GbE ports, redundant power supply, 1 RU frame. (Decoding performance varies depending on resolution, codec and bitrate)

KIP-X120

Kaleido-IP X120 multi-image IP processor. Advanced processing performance for up to 64 HD/SD MPEG-2, or 36 SD H.264 or 18 HD H.264 video program. Includes 2 independent DVI/HDMI/DP outputs, 4 GbE ports, redundant power supply, 1 RU frame. (Decoding performance varies depending on resolution, codec and bitrate)

KIP-OPT-STREAMING-OUT

License for remote streaming of the multiviewer outputs over IP

KIP-VM16, KIP-VM24, KIP-VM32, KIP-VM48, KIP-VM64

Virtual Kaleido-IP license. Includes 16, 24, 32, 48 or 64 HD/SD video decode licenses with audio/video baseband probing and caption/subtitle extraction (CC 608/708, TXT/DVB subtitling). Provides a single multiviewer output over IP streaming. Audio DD or AAC licenses not included

Note: KIP-VM is currently only supported on VMWare hypervisor software version 5.5 or higher

Decode Licenses

KIP-OPT-DEC-AVC

Decode license for Advanced Video Codec (AVC) H.264 streams. One license per Kaleido-IP

KIP-OPT-DEC-DD-5.1

Decode license for up to 32 Advanced Audio Codec (AAC) stereo or 5.1 programs 

KIP-OPT-DEC-DD-2.0

Decode license for up to 32 Dolby Digital stereo (AC3) programs  

KIP-OPT-DEC-AAC-5.1

Decode license for up to 32 Advanced Audio Codec (AAC) stereo or 5.1 programs 

KIP-OPT-DEC-AAC-2.0

Decode license for up to 32 Advanced Audio Codec (AAC) stereo programs 

KIP-OPT-HD-HEVC

Decode license for H.265/HEVC SD/HD video codec. One license per Kaleido-IP

KIP-OPT-UHD-HEVC

Decode license for H.265/HEVC UHD video codec. One license per Kaleido-IP. For Kaleido-IP X310 or X320 only

KIP-OPT-UCIP

License for uncompressed input monitoring. Requires one of KIP-OPT-ETH-2S, KIP-OPT-ETH-2Q or KIP-OPT-ETH-2C network interface card. One license per Kaleido-IP

KIP-OPT-UCIP-OUT

License for SMPTE ST 2110-20 IP outputs. Requires one of KIP-OPT-ETH-2S, KIP-OPT-ETH-2Q or KIP-OPT-ETH-2C. One license per Kaleido-IP

Probing Licenses

KIP-OPT-LOUDNESS

Loudness level measurement for all programs. One license per Kaleido-IP 

KIP-OPT-SCTE-35

SCTE-35 metadata extraction and alarming license for all programs. One license per Kaleido-IP  

KIP-OPT-TS-PROBE

TR 101 290 DVB transport stream probing option for priority 1 and priority 2 indicators. One license per Kaleido-IP. Note: indicator 2.4 is not supported

Hardware Options

KIP-OPT-ETH-2S

Option for dual port 10/25 GbE SFP28 network interface card. SFPs not included. Compatible with SFP-ETH10G-RT-M85-LC, SFP-ETH10G-RT-S13-LC, GVF-SFP-25G-SR and GVF-SFP-25G-LR

KIP-OPT-ETH-2Q

Option for dual port 40/50 GbE QSFP28 network interface card. SFPs not included. Compatible with QSFP-40G-SR4, QSFP-40G-ESR4, GVF-AOC-100/50G-5M and GVF-QSFP-100G-SR4. Single MAC interface, does not support 4x10G breakout mode

KIP-OPT-ETH-2C

Option for dual port 100 GbE QSFP28 network interface card. SFPs not included. Compatible with GVF-AOC-100G-5M or GVF-AOC-100G-30M and GVF-QSFP-100G-SR4. Single MAC interface, does not support 4x25G breakout mode

KIP-OPT-ETH-2B

Option for 2 extra GbE RJ45 ports

KIP-PSU-004

Spare power supply for KIP-X120 and KIP-X320 frame

KALEIDO-RCP2

Ethernet remote control panel and KM gateway

KRCP-RK2

Kaleido-RCP2 rack mount bracket

DXF-4K

Optical HDMI-HDMI 4K UHD extension system. Includes transmitter, receiver and PSUs

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Kaleido IP

The Kaleido-IP Video Multiviewer from Grass Valley offers the most simultaneous video and audio program decodes in the industry, including SMPTE ST 2022-6 and the 2110 suite, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 part 2 (H.263) and part 10 (H.264/AVC), H.265/HEVC, HE-AAC v1 & v2, AAC, DD 2.0, DD 5.1 and DD+. For easy ordering and installation, the Kaleido-IP is available as an appliance with two different models to choose to meet your performance requirements.

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