Established in 2004 by Don Ash - one of the industry leading technology pioneers, PlayBox Technology offers integrated PC and cloud based solutions derived from cutting edge technology for networked Broadcast Automation and Traffic Management.
PlayBox Technology's vision is to utilize our practical and theoretical experience and knowledge to optimize TV broadcasting's technological and organizational dimensions while increasing workflow speed and efficiency.
We provide innovative and advanced technology and highly skilled 24/7 software and technical support 365 days in the year. This results in many cases in significant cost savings over the life of any integrated solution for our customers.
"It's all in a PlayBox" is more than a tag line. PlayBox Technology provides the power of a full TV station in each chassis. Playout. Automation. Ingest. Graphics. QC. It's all in there, at a quality level trusted by broadcasters worldwide.
Simple, yet powerful. providing many functions like converting traffic logs to a playlist, using the drag and drop playlists, trimming, and viewing can be done without purchasing additional products. This saves you money, and adds to the ease of use philosophy.
PlayBox Technology has a low buy-in and running cost. Add in PlayBox Technology reliability, and the cost of ownership is dramatically lower without compromising quality.
We can play out almost all video formats back to back in the playlist without transcoding, such as MPEG1.2.4.MOV.AVI, WMV, H.264, long GOP, Short GOP, VBR, FBR, you name it. This saves you time, workflow complications, and money.
PlayBox Technology is fully scalable from a simple channel in a box, desktop PC or a laptop, to full network broadcast center, with hundreds of available channels in and out. Start small and grow easily, logically and affordably.
Many all in one broadcast systems are weak in graphics. Not PlayBox Technology. We do rolls, crawls, PIP, automations, bugs, squeezebacks, web pages, RSS, all at the highest quality. PlayBox Technology is compatible with nearly every graphics format out there and allows real time editing.
PlayBox Technology has its own integrated automation system that runs PlayBox Technology systems as well as third party products. This saves you money, eases the use of real estate and simplifies operations without sacrificing functionality.
PlayBox Doctor is included with every system. PlayBox Doctor diagnoses issues, to remotely get your issue fixed fast and in most instances, without a service call.
Broadcast is a business that rewards performance and quality. PlayBox Technology has more TV and branding channels on the air than any other manufacturer, supporting local, regional, national and international broadcasters, DVB (IP/ASI) and Satellite TV, interactive TV channels, webcasters, music and film channels, remote broadcasting, PEG TV, and disaster recovery.