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  • Grass Valley Playout Sample System Application Briefs
    Grass Valley realizes that each playout and distribution system is unique, but that some applications are consistent between specific user types. To address the widest possible playout audience, we've assembled the application briefs below to give you an idea of what is possible with a Grass Valley playout solution. Each application brief chronicles an actual Grass Valley playout system user, although identifiable information about each specific organization has been omitted.

    Sample System Application Briefs: Live Sports Network


    Location: U.S., Multiple Sites

    Number of Channels: 40+

    System Design: 1+1 Resiliency

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: iTX with web-based UI

    Company Overview: A national live sports network


    Sample System Application Briefs: Live and OTT Channel Provider


    Location: U.S., Multiple Sites

    Number of Channels: 100+

    System Design: N+N with Cross-site Redundancy

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: Morpheus & ICE

    Company Overview: A subscription-based live and OTT service provider


    Sample System Application Briefs: Live OTT Channel Provider


    Location: U.K., Several Sites

    Number of Channels: 24

    System Design: Mixed Redundancy: N+0 and N+N

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: Morpheus & ICE using UX

    Company Overview: A subscription-based live and on-demand OTT service launched in 2016. Offering in the region of 10,000 events per year spanning various live event types


    Sample System Application Briefs: Free To Air Broadcaster


    Location: U.K., Multiple Sites

    Number of Channels: 5 Networks with Regionalized Programming

    System Design: N+N with Cross-site Redundancy

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: Morpheus, ICE, Morpheus Ingest & Momentum

    Company Overview: A broadcaster with national network feeds being originated from two primary data centers. Regionalization is supported within the data centers as well as via localized regional playout facilitie


    Sample System Application Briefs: Media Services/Playout Provider


    Location: U.K.

    Number of Channels: 140+

    System Design: Mixed redundancy: 1+1 and 1+1+1

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: iTX, iControl, Kaleido, Densité & NVISION

    Company Overview: A major global media services provider, providing playout hosting across multiple locations, as well as OB, OTT and distribution facilities to major sporting events and content owner/originator brand


    Sample System Application Briefs: Free to Air & OTT Channel Provider


    Location: APAC

    Number of Channels: 18

    System Design: N+N and N+1

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: Morpheus & ICE, Morpheus Media Management, IQ Modular

    Company Overview: A free to air broadcaster with national feed and complementary OTT and catch up services


    Sample System Application Briefs: Major Broadcaster


    Location: U.S.

    Number of Channels: 37

    System Design: 1+1 Resiliency

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: iTX

    Company Overview: Global major broadcaster with regionalized playout specializing in thematic channels


    Sample System Application Briefs: Live and OTT Channel Provider


    Location: APAC, Multiple Sites

    Number of Channels: 80+

    System Design: N+N, N+1 Resiliency

    Grass Valley Playout Solution: Morpheus & ICE, Morpheus Media Management, Kahuna switchers, RollCall, IQ modular, Sirius routers and Kaleido multiviewers

    Company Overview: A subscription-based live and OTT service and distribution provider with a variety of programming from news, sports and entertainment


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