PlayBox Technology Solutions Modernise 14 Regional State TV Broadcasters in Ukraine

Monday, June 2, 2008

PlayBox Technology playout solutions were engineered to meet the requirements for the modernisation and re-equipment of 14 State Regional TV Broadcasters in Ukraine that started in 2004. These were successfully installed by the Japanese company - Systec International who was chosen to provide the design, procurement, delivery, installation, commissioning, acceptance, training and warranty services for the project. The design provides fully digital live and post production capabilities, including integration with the local TV stations’ existing analogue equipment.
 
The PlayBox Technology playout solutions comprise a selection of modules, chosen to meet this project’s needs. These solutions are flexible, reliable and scalable, as well as allowing easy future expansion. Video sources including VTRs, satellites, studios, etc. are input to CaptureBox ingest servers for replay via AirBox playout servers, that include automation for controlling external devices such as switchers, routers and VTRs. Further PlayBox modules include DataBox, that manages the large volumes of programme and media files enabling simple content searches in its database, and ListBox for creating and editing schedules.

About Systec International
Systec International is devoted to provide the professional AV needs of a broad range of clients, from broadcasters to educational institutions. Besides its professional and flexible way of thinking which can ensure time, money and reduce troubles in field; the biggest advantage of working with Systec International is to have a collaborating partner. Systec International team perceives any system as a whole project, and according to the needs of the client it can supply some basic services to create a strong base for the project such as providing funds, giving logistic support or giving technical consultancy. Systec International solutions bring together the user, manufacturers and related service producers to function as an integral unit to complete the system in all aspects of the project, including logistics, engineering and financing. Systec International offers support for every stage required to make an AVC system project a successful one. For more information please visit www.systecintl.com.

About Ukrainian State Regional TV Broadcasters
Ukraine has 25 regions and in each region there is a state owned TV and Radio Company to focus on the needs of the local population. Ukraine government has been intending to improve and modernize the abilities of these local stations. Currently 14 Regional State TV Broadcasters of Ukraine – Kiev State Regional TV and Radio Company, Zhitomir State Regional TV and Radio Company, Zaporozhe State Regional TV and Radio Company, Sumy State Regional TV and Radio Company, Vinnitsa State Regional TV and Radio Company, Khmelnitsky State Regional TV and Radio Company, Odessa State Regional TV and Radio Company, Rovno State Regional TV and Radio Company, Kirovograd State Regional TV and Radio Company, State TV and Radio Company ‘Crimea’, Volin State Regional TV and Radio Company, Lvov State Regional TV and Radio Company, Poltava State Regional TV and Radio Company and Cherkassy State Regional TV and Radio Company  are using the modern PlayBox solutions integrated by Systec International and eleven more broadcasters are to be experiencing the PlayBox Technology in the nearest future.