Category: case studies

Crawford Expands with PlayBox

PlayBox Technology has supplied 28 AirBox playout channels to Crawford Communications, Inc. of Atlanta, Georgia, one of the largest broadcast and post production facilities in the Southeastern United States. With these additional channels, Crawford expands its high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD) disaster recovery capabilities. The initial interest for the PlayBox AirBox playout system…
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PlayBox Plays Out BravaHDTV

PlayBox Technology¬†has supplied high definition playout equipment for the 24/7 BravaHDTV channel in The Netherlands. The initial launch is on cable with a satellite service due to start in the late summer. The PlayBox equipment makes up a large part of the playout chain. The content is supplied on HDCAM tapes in 1080/50i, with any…
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SGTV Transitions to PlayBox Digital Playout

Seminole Government Television (SGTV), Seminole County, Florida, has transformed its playout from analogue to digital with a solution supplied by PlayBox Technology. The requirements included the provision of a soft transition to the new technology as well as supplying fully redundant backup and emergency broadcasting. Playbox supplied a standards-based solution with the main applications comprising…
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SHOWTV shows off with PlayBox Technology

SHOWTV, has been on-air for nearly two years with very demanding workflow solutions from PlayBox Technology SHOWTV started broadcasting in 1994 with a tape based workflow from their Master Control Room using Sony LMS robotic VTR systems and in 2004 started a detailed research for an alternative modern IT based solution for their expanding broadcasting…
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Largest European HD TV Installation – 16 channels in Trocadero

PlayBox Technology HD Systems have been chosen by Cineaqua to playout 16 programme channels on 8 Dual Channel AirBox HD Servers to distribute HD movies to theatres and different display points around the leisure centre. This centre is themed on a salt water fish aquarium that also has an HD production centre, a large convention/event…
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PlayBox Completes 2 Channel Playout System for MTA Television

PlayBox Technology has completed the installation of a 2 Channel Playout System for Global Broadcaster MTA Television. Each Channel is able to handle 8 Audio Channels to allow for the Main Audio Channel and 7 Simultaneous Translations during the Live Transmission and during the Replay of these Live events The System comprises Two Main AirBox…
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PlayBox Reliability has been a Revelation

PlayBox Reliability has been a Revelation We run two Christian television channels from our premises in London. Revelation TV and Genesis TV are both on the air 24/7 and transmitted in the UK via the Sky platform. Originally we had invested in server technology for playout as we saw that it should have many advantages…
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