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TSS-3100

The latest iteration of the 360 Systems flagship video server introduces an even smaller form factor, playout of a recording in progress, network folder sharing and 1080p output.   Plus, all of the same features as before with HD and SD compatibility and flexible file format support.   All standard.

TSS-3100

diagram3 Channel SD & HD
Compact, up to 8TB of Storage
The Reliable, Multi Format Video Server

Technical Specification

Video

  • Record and play in 720p, 1080i or SD on any channel
  • Various standard codec and file formats are accepted for playout, such as H.264 or MPEG-2 in .mxf, .mp4, .mpg or .mov containers.
  • Independently configure each output to broadcast in 720p, 1080i or SD
  • Perform jog and shuttle for rapid movement within a clip
  • Smooth slow motion playout
  • 16 channels of embedded audio per video channel
  • Configurable for 29.97/59.94 or 25/50
  • High quality 10 bit video and 24 bit audio support

Reliability

  • Redundant cooling and power
  • Redundant RAID 5 storage
  • Linux based operating system

Connectivity

  • HD-SDI, SD-SDI compatibility
  • Gigabit Ethernet
  • Serial port control for each channel via the VDCP or Odetics protocols for use with automation or remote controls
  • Independent GPI inputs and outputs (12 each) for external triggering or control

Software

  • Automatic conversion plays SD and HD files back-to-back
  • Local software GUI
  • Remote control from a PC
  • Record & playlisting

TSS-3100 Standard Features

  • 3 Channels, 1 Record/Playout and 2 Playout
  • Automatic Up/Down/Cross Conversion of HD or SD content
  • H.264 and MPEG2 Encoding / Decoding
  • Automatic Up/Down/Cross Conversion of HD or SD content
  • Remote Control From PC’s via Ethernet
  • Redundant Power / Cooling
  • 1U Form Factor, aprox. 1/3 shorter chassis

Reliability and Ease of Operation

360 Systems’ TSS class servers are designed and built with reliability as the primary focus.  It is understood that broadcasters rely on their equipment to perform trouble free for years.  With this in mind, 360 Systems’ servers are built utilizing server grade components to insure quality performance.

TSS servers offer an intuitive user interface that allows quick access to the most common day to day functions.     Those familiar with previous generations of 360 Systems’ servers will find the transition to the TSS very simple.   Even with the additional features offered by the TSS, the ease of operation will allow for a smooth installation within a broadcast workflow.

– Flexibility, Reliability, Simplicity… at an affordable price.

 TSS Applications

  • Program storage/Play-to-air
  • Satellite cache
  • File exchange with NLEs
  • Multi- screen projection displays
  • Corporate & Educational Displays
  • Theme parks and attractions
  • Remote workstations for ingest, trim, playlisting
VIDEO
Video Input 1 Channel
Video Outputs 3 Channels
Simultaneous video streams 3 (1 record 2 playout or 3 playout)
HD Input/Output HD-SDI (SMPTE 292M), SD-SDI (SMPTE 259M)
Video Format 1080p @ 59.94 or 50 Hz (output only); 1080i at 29.97 or 25 Hz; 720p at 59.94 or 50 fps; 525/60 NTSC; 625/50 PAL
Encoding Format H.264 or MPEG2
HS/SD Scaling Up, Down, and Cross Conversion of Any File Format to Selected Output
Jog/Shuttle Zero to 128X, forward/reverse
Slow Motion Play with audio Zero to +/- 2X, forward/reverse
Frame Accuracy Frame accurate play, pause and stop
Genlock Input Blackburst or tri-level
ANCILLARY DATA
Ancillary Data HD – 608/708 in VANC; SD – Line 21 VBI
AUDIO INPUTS / OUTPUTS (per video channel)
SDI Embedded Audio 16 channels
STORAGE
Disk Storage System SATA array, four – 1,2 or 3 Terabyte drives, RAID 5 controller
Total Capacity up to 16 Terabytes (4 Terabytes standard model)
Drive Replacement Hot Swappable, removable from behind front panel
CONNECTIVITY
Networking Gigabit Ethernet
File Transfer FTP or secure network file share
Serial Control 3, VDCP or Odetics protocols, 9-pin on CXP-5 module (optional).
GPI Control 12 Inputs, Outputs, Programmable on CXP-5 module (optional)
MISCELLANEOUS
Fault Monitoring LEDs Front Panel LEDs, power, system, network
Fault Monitoring Output GPI output, open collector
Software Updates USB
Power Supply Dual Redundant, 100-250V – 50/60 Hz. 460W, rear panel plug-in
Cooling Redundant fans
Chassis 1-RU x 19” x 20″ Rack, Weight: approx 48 lb. (22 kg)
EXPANSION MODULES
CXP-5 Serial and GPI control module. 1 RU (optional)