Etere for VRT Television17 January 2002
Etere manages the on-air of VTR channel and it controls a BMS SeaChange with 2 inputs and 2 outputs.
VRT is the public broadcaster of the Flemish community in Belgium. VRT-television provides a well-defined service to the Flemish audience.
The tender has been won by the system integrator lines Broadcast Systems of Brussel, which has proposed an ETERE solutions.
Etere manages the on-air of the channel and it controls a BMS SeaChange with 2 inputs and 2 outputs.
Included in the system is the Browsing feature, which allows the creation of on-air scheduling while viewing, low quality video of all the available material, on the PC monitor.
ETERE has provided a special solution for VRT: the video materials is edited is recorded at 24Mb/sec, after editing the clip is transcoded using Flip/factory and transferred in the videoserver with the same name of the original clip.
The operator opens recording and manually change clip the duration. When all is finished the manager creates the XML file send it to a Ftp server. The VOD system reads the clips using FTP from the server.