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VTH-2280

VTH-2280 is the newest class of video server from 360 Systems offering customers a complete solution for their broadcast needs. With Record and Playout Scheduling, built in Graphics Generator and support for File-Based Workflows, all standard, the VTH class of HD / SD servers deliver.  Developed in partnership with HARDATA, the VTH class of broadcast video server delivers a field proven software platform with solid functionality incorporated into a reliable hardware platform.

VTH-2280

diagram2 Channel SD & HD
Full Featured with
Graphics Overlay, Record and Playout Scheduling, and up to 8TB of Storage

Technical Specification

Record and Playout

  • 2 Bi-directional Channels
    Record or Play on Either Channel
  • Input / Output Resolutions
    HD 1080i 50/59.94/60 Hz
    HD 720P 50/59.94/60 Hz
    SD NTSC or PAL
  • Automatic Scaling & Cross Conversion
  • Playout File Formats
    MPEG, H.264, DVCPRO, and more…
  • Instant Replay® Hot Key

Graphics Generator

  • On Screen Text (Subtitles, Scrolls)
  • Graphics Animation
  • Layered Graphic Overlays
  • Support for png, bmp, swf, and jpg files

Software Automation

  • Playout and Record Scheduling
  • Calendar Driven Programming
  • Fail-safe Default Playlist
  • Live Signal Insertion
  • Control of Graphics Insertion
  • Failover Mirroring (With a Second Server)
  • Twitter Integration

Hardware Performance

  • 1U Form Factor
  • Redundant Cooling and Power
  • Up to 8TB of RAID 5 Protected Storage
  • Dual Xeon Hex Core Processors
  • Standard BNC SD-SDI & HD-SDI I/O
  • Independent Reference per Channel

VTH-2280 Standard Features

  • 2 Bi-directional Channels, (2 Record or Playout)
  • 16 Channels Embedded Audio
  • .mxf (IMX MPEG2) Encoding
  • .avi, .mpg, .mp4, .mov (MPEG2, MPEG-4, H.264, DV25, DVCPro) Decoding
  • Automatic Up/Down/Cross Conversion of HD or SD content
  • Automated Record and Playout Scheduling
  • Built-in Graphics Generator for Overlays and Control
  • Redundant Power / Cooling
  • 4TB of RAID 5 Storage
  • 1U Form Factor

A Host of Features

In order to provide our customers with the best feature set possible and at an affordable price point, 360 Systems has partnered with HARDATA to develop the VTH class servers.  The primary goal of both companies; design and build the most reliable server with the features required by todays broadcasters, all standard.  With this, the VTH-2280 has a low cost per channel and an unsurpassed standard feature set at no additional cost.

– Bringing Versatility to Broadcasters Everywhere.

 VTH Applications

  • Program storage/Play-to-air
  • Satellite cache
  • File exchange with NLEs
  • Multi-screen projection displays
  • Churches
  • Corporate & Educational Displays
  • Theme parks and attractions
  • Remote workstations for ingest, trim, playlisting
VIDEO
Video Input 2 Channels
Video Outputs 2 Channels
Simultaneous video streams 2 (2 records, 1 record 1 playout, or 2 playout)
HD Input/Output HD-SDI (SMPTE 292M), SD-SDI (SMPTE 259M)
Video Format 1080i at 29.97 or 25 Hz; 720p at 59.94 or 50 fps; 525/60 NTSC; 625/50 PAL
Encoding Format MPEG2 IMX .mxf or .mov for HD or SD
HS/SD Scaling Up, Down, and Cross Conversion of Any File Format to Selected Output
Genlock Input Blackburst or tri-level
GRAPHICS
Graphic Generator CG capabilities for animation, scrolls and bugs
AUTOMATION
Playout Calendar based playlist scheduling with default failover playlist
Recording Calendar based scheduling of recordings
ANCILLARY DATA
Ancillary Data (playout only) HD – 608/708 in VANC; SD – Line 21 VBI
AUDIO INPUTS / OUTPUTS (per video channel)
SDI Embedded Audio 16 channels
STORAGE
Disk Storage System SAS array, (four – 1 or 2 Terabyte drives), Hardware RAID 5 controller
Total Capacity 8 Terabytes (4 Terabytes standard model)
Drive Replacement Hot Swappable, removable from behind front panel
CONNECTIVITY
Networking Gigabit and 10Gb Ethernet
AMP Control Control via AMP protocol
MOS Integration Control via MOS protocol
MISCELLANEOUS
Fault Monitoring Email Email alerts for power, system, network and RAID failures
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” Rack, Weight: approx 48 lb. (22 kg)
EXPANSION MODULES
None