Sony Pixel Power calrec Sony

Thai Broadcasting Upgrades and Expands with PlayBox Neo

07/04/2021

PlayBox Neo announces the completion of an AirBox Neo-20-based system expansion for Thai Broadcastings Workpoint TV service. Operating from studio headquarters in Pathum Thani just north of the Thai capital, Workpoint TV was founded in 1989, initially focusing on game shows such as Golden Stage and soon expanding into a wider range of content. The networks productions include Asian Television Award-winning programs Jarachon, Fan Pan Tae, Todsagun Kid, Lharn Phoo Koo E-Joo and Wittaya Subphayuth. Two of its productions have also received nominations for International Emmy Awards.

We have used PlayBox Neo equipment for many years, comments Saran Chaichanachortsagul, Workpoint TV Broadcast Engineering Supervisor. This latest project includes the upgrade of AirBox Neo licenses to latest-generation Neo-20 software. That provides extra features including the ability to process and transmit incoming content while still being ingested.

Delivery, integration and Workpoint TV staff training were completed in partnership with OConnors (Thailand) Company Limited which specializes in technology solutions such as satellite communications and broadcast media, details Nut Deesamer, PlayBox Neo Branch Director, Thailand. OConnors is itself based in Pathum Thani so ideally positioned to provide fast first-line support. The system we have supplied includes upgrades to four AirBox Neo-20 channel-in-a-box servers, two ProductionAirBox Neo-20 live-production servers and PlayBox Neos recently introduced Capture Suite. One of the AirBox Neo-20 servers has been assigned to an archiving role. The new Capture Suite makes ingest easier as the whole process can be managed via the browser.

Our aim is to provide the best possible products along with the best customer support, adds OConnor Sales Engineer Santhiti Silayaeng. PlayBox Neo systems are greatly liked for their easy and efficient style of operation as well as their proven high reliability.

This latest project confirms what we have long recognized, that many broadcasters around the world like to possess and maintain their own hardware and software onsite, comments PlayBox Neo CEO Pavlin Rahnev. We cover both bases, giving customers complete freedom to choose the mode of operation that best meets the demands current placed on them while allowing easy expansion into server-plus-cloud or fully cloud-based playout if needed in the future. Whichever mode of operation they choose, our solutions allow key staff to control practically every element of the scheduling and playout process remotely if or when required.
LINK: https://www.kitplus.com/news/Thai_Broadcasting_Upgrades_and_Expands_wi...
See more stories from tvbay

More from TV-Bay

13/05/2021

DPA Microphones Introduces Two New Headset Microphones

DPA Microphones announces the 4466 CORE Omnidirectional and 4488 CORE Directional Headset Microphones. Based on the design of the company's groundbreaking 6...

13/05/2021

Studio Technologies Leader Clock Central to Harpa Concert Hall and Convention Center and rsquo;s Dante Workflow

Harpa is a distinguished venue in the heart of Iceland's capital, housing a ...

13/05/2021

Taipei CEO1950 Venue Wines and amp; Dines With AJA KUMO 1616-12G

From concerts and musical performances, to art exhibitions, fashion shows and beyond, CEO1950 is a versatile event space and cultural center located in the hear...

13/05/2021

Trio of Spanish Tedial Customers Upgrade to Evolution MAM

Tedial, the leading independent MAM technology solutions specialist has announced that a trio of Spanish customers have upgraded their existing Tedial MAM solut...

13/05/2021

Michael Day takes the helm at Tolka as CEO

Tolka announces a new addition to its management team with the appointment of Michael Day as chief executive officer, effective from May 1st 2021. His role will...

13/05/2021

LYNX Technik Launches greenMachine Callisto+ Hardware with Dual-Channel Up Down Cross Converter Configuration

LYNX Technik, provider of modular signal processing interfaces, announces its la...

13/05/2021

KDDI Corporation, Japan Chooses Media Links MD8000-100G Edition for Channel Expansion

New Media over IP Transport Platform represents a 10x increase in bandwidth, tra...

13/05/2021

New Wooden Camera Accessories for Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K Pro

Wooden Camera is introducing a full range of kits and accessories for the new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K available. Designed especially to accommodate ...

13/05/2021

Dejero EnGo Key to Cinematographers Virtual Video Village for Remote Creative Collaboration

Uninterrupted connectivity between multiple locations enabled instant communicat...

13/05/2021

Zest4.TV Relies on Clear-Com to Bring Black Friday Online for Retailer PrettyLittleThing

FreeSpeak II Wireless Intercom and IP-based Eclipse Matrix Frame Drive Hybrid Pr...

13/05/2021

Avolites Announces Immediate Availability of Powerful New Titan v15 Software

Avolites has announced the release of the latest version of its lighting software Titan, v15 which includes the highly-anticipated Timeline feature set. Timelin...

13/05/2021

Lightware Visual Engineering releases further switchers under the Taurus UCX product set

Lightware Visual Engineering UK & Ireland, the leading manufacturer of DVI, HDMI...

13/05/2021

Mad Old Nut Introduces Remote Solution for Editors

Leading post production technology and services innovator Mad Old Nut Productions, Inc. has unveiled a revolutionary new offering, Apart But Together (ABT), a l...

13/05/2021

Creativity, ambition, determination, commissioning and production and what it takes to get your idea on screen

The Royal Television Society TVC and The Production Guild of Great Britain (PGGB...

11/05/2021

Leader Welcomes Terry Millard to European Management Team

Leader Electronics announces the appointment of Terry Millard as UK-based European Business Development Manager. This new addition to the Leader team forms part...

11/05/2021

Densitron launches new button versions of UReady universal control surface

Densitron, the global leader in innovative Human Machine Interaction (HMI) and display technology, has announced the introduction of two new variations of its U...

11/05/2021

Switch Media Wins Contract to Provide Telekom Television with an OTT Service Using MediaHQ Lite

Switch Media, a world leader in online video technology, has announced it won th...

11/05/2021

Quicklink joins the SRT Alliance to integrate SRT into their award-winning contribution solutions

Quicklink, the leading global provider of award-winning software and hardware so...

11/05/2021

WMBS Radio Pivots with JVC GY-HC500SPC CONNECTED CAM for Video Sports Broadcasts

As the first local radio station in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, WMBS has been keeping its local community informed of news, weather and local sports since 1937. Wh...

11/05/2021

Media Links and VIDI Deliver IP Technology Services and Solutions for Russias Largest Integrated Media Network

Media Links, manufacturer and pioneer in Media over IP transport technology, ann...

11/05/2021

LiveU Launches All-inclusive Live Video Subscription Service LiveU 360

LiveU, the leader in live video streaming and remote production solutions, has today launched its new all-inclusive, subscription-based service with a flexible ...

11/05/2021

Winning Together IBC2021 Awards to celebrate industry collaboration and innovation

IBC today announces the official call for entries for the IBC2021 Innovation Awa...

11/05/2021

ATEME Launches a Green Delivery Solution for Video Service Providers

ATEME, the leader in video delivery solutions for broadcast, cable TV, DTH, IPTV and OTT, today announced the launch of its Green Delivery solution - an integra...

08/05/2021

Imagine Introduces Economical, High-Availability Storage With Latest Versio IOX Offering

Imagine Communications has further developed its industry-leading storage portfo...

08/05/2021

The media industry has redefined innovation - and found new opportunities, says DPP report

The media industry's business network, the DPP, has published a series of th...

08/05/2021

EasyBroadcast Explores the Future of Video Streaming at TVOT LIVE Spring 2021

EasyBroadcast, a leading provider of end-to-end streaming solutions and technologies for TV channels, OTT service providers, and enterprises, today announced th...

08/05/2021

Otelco Delivers Tenfold Faster Broadband Speeds and Forges Path to FTTH with Harmonic

Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced that U.S. cable operator Otelco is deliv...

08/05/2021

Actus Digital Addresses Increased Growth in the Middle East

Actus Digital, a leading provider of broadcast compliance and monitoring solutions, today announced Mark Barkey as the new director of sales in the Middle East,...

08/05/2021

Interras BATON Media Player Supports Netflix Licensed Delivery Specifications

Interra Systems, a leading global provider of software products and solutions to the digital media industry, today announced that its BATON Media Player (BMP) n...

08/05/2021

Broadpeak Delivers High-Performance CDN Benchmarking Tool Leveraging Intel Xeon Scalable Processors and DPDK

Broadpeak , a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and video strea...

08/05/2021

Harmonic Recognized as Market Share Leader in vCMTS and DAA by DellOro Group

Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced that DellOro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT...

07/05/2021

DoP Michael Sanders Seamlessly Executes Remote Productions with AJA U-TAP SDI

Change is a constant in production, with new technologies, formats, and standards continuously challenging professionals to adapt and evolve. When the global pa...

07/05/2021

Streamly puts live event audiences in the director chair with AWS

Whether binge-watching a new series, catching a baseball game live or tuning into an online event, modern audiences favor personalized viewing experiences. In t...

07/05/2021

Polygon Labs Announces Expansion of Porta Gateway Workflow Enabler to Broaden Capabilities of Unreal Engine

Polygon Labs, an innovative studio pushing the boundaries of interactive data ap...

07/05/2021

Calrec makes immersive mixing for live broadcast easy; free training for live mixing in Dolby Atmos now available

Calrec, a leading manufacturer of audio broadcast equipment, has announced the l...

07/05/2021

TVU Networks Gets the Call for NFL Draft Live Video Distribution

TVU Networks, the market and technology leader in cloud and IP-based live video solutions, was the top pick in the 2021 NFL Draft for cloud-based video distribu...

07/05/2021

JW Player Acquires VUALTO to Strengthen Its Comprehensive Video Platform for Success in the Digital Video Economy

JW Player, the leading video software and data insights platform, today announce...

07/05/2021

du Partners with ATEME on OTT and DTH Projects to Improve Offering Across the UAE

ATEME, the leader in video delivery solutions for broadcast, cable TV, DTH, IPTV...

07/05/2021

Busan Sound Stage Equips Its Audio Facilities With PMC

A wide range of PMC professional studio monitors have been installed at Busan Sound Stage, a new audio post production facility in South Korea that has been est...

07/05/2021

KOTV Enhances Weather Segments with FOR-A FVW-700 Telestrator

FOR-A Corporation of America today announced KOTV, the CBS affiliate serving Tulsa, Okla. (DMA #58), is enhancing its newscast weather segments with a new FVW-7...

07/05/2021

iSIZE raises $6.3m in funding led by Octopus Ventures to tackle environmental impact of video streaming

iSIZE, a deep-tech company that applies deep learning to optimize video streamin...

07/05/2021

Mascon Selects Harmonics CableOS Platform to Address the Boom in Broadband Usage

Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced that Canadian cable operator Mascon, a Telus brand, is delivering superior broadband experiences to subscribers with Har...

07/05/2021

Triveni Digital Explores Impact of ATSC 3.0 at TVOT Live Spring 2021

Triveni Digital today announced that the companys leaders will share their expertise and insights on the ATSC 3.0 ecosystem, solutions, and forecasts through a ...

07/05/2021

HPA Awards Announce Engineering Excellence Call for Entries

HPA Awards has announced that the call for submissions for the HPA Engineering Excellence Award is open. Entries will be accepted until June 18, 2021. Celebrati...

06/05/2021

Nigerian Evangelical TV Channel Expands with PlayBox Neo Broadcast Playout System

PlayBox Neo announces the completion of a broadcast playout system for a globall...

05/05/2021

BOXER SYSTEMS APPOINT MARC RISBY AS MANAGING DIRECTOR

Boxer Systems have appointed Marc Risby as Group Managing Director, signalling the beginning of an exciting new chapter of growth for the group. With 30 years&...

04/05/2021

Mo-Sys VP Pro gets Sony Venice integration

Mo-Sys Engineering world leader in precision camera tracking solutions for virtual production, has now integrated its virtual production software - Mo-Sys VP Pr...

04/05/2021

EditShare Enables Houses of Worship to Connect with Fast-Growing Number of Online Congregants

EditShare , a technology leader that specializes in collaboration, security, and...

04/05/2021

DPA Provides Pristine Reference Sources for High-profile Sound Libraries

Creating audience-immersing sound experiences from audio that is true to the source is no easy feat, but DPA Microphones has been leading the way in reference m...

04/05/2021

Invictus Entertainment Lightens the Mood With Live Comedy Specials Using AJA KUMO 1616-12G

The Tony Baker Show and Keep Your Distance, Presented by KevOnStage were two ...