IP Video Contribution Solutions from T-VIPS Enable Two Top PBS Affiliates to Transmit High-Quality Video in Real-time
Millburn, New Jersey â€“ T-VIPS, a global leader in professional video transport solutions for contribution, distribution and Digital Terrestrial Television today announced that PBS member station WNET selected the T-VIPS TVG420 ASI to IP Gateway solution to transmit the stationsâ€™ locally produced programming over an IP network to the PBS Network Operations Center, in Alexandria, VA. WNET/Thirteen in New York, NY is a leading producer of programming for the PBS Network. PBS, the nationâ€™s premiere public broadcasting network, broadcasts four HDTV and eight SDTV services to its network of over 360 member TV stations.
After encoding the HD video to a 30 Megabit MPEG-2 ASI transport stream, WNET uses the T-VIPS TVG420 ASI to IP Gateway to move the compressed digital video over a high-performance OC 3 IP network to PBSâ€™ network operations center in Alexandria for HDTV broadcast nationwide. At more