With the PEM series HMS now offers more than just "channel-in-the-box".
The PEM series combines multichannel playout, MPEG-Encoder and TS-Multiplexer in a single box and aims at broadcasters, network operators and IPTV providers.
On time for IBC: HMS DiSA now supports loudness normalization compliant with EBU R128:
With the recommendation "R128" the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has defined basic rules to reduce differences in the perceived loudness of subsequent audio and video clips. For many years this phenomenon was an annoyance for TV viewers – especially during commercial breaks of movies (keyword: "loudness war"). With EBU R128 this problem is now a thing of the past and the recommendation is already applied by German TV stations since August 31...
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The DiSA broadcast automation is an integrated solution for broadcasters. Providing an entirely digital workflow from ingest to playout, it enables you to optimize your processes. Based on a modern Media Asset Management, it offers all the functionality you need and assures reliability and consistency of your data. The network based scheduling application enables highly efficient control of several playout servers with different playlists as well as ingest and transcoding servers.
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