AdCaster Technical Specifications

A1000 A100
 Video Playout
  • Output: MPEG-2 TS over IP (Gigabit Ethernet)
  • Channels: 64 SD or HD
  • Formats: MPEG-2 Transport Stream; MPEG-2 or H.264 Video Constant Bit Rate (CBR), ATSC, CableLabs® HD & SD Compatible
  • Bit Rates: Up to 800 Mbps Total Output
  • Output: MPEG-2 TS over IP (Gigabit Ethernet)
  • Channels: 16 SD or HD
  • Formats: MPEG-2 Transport Stream; MPEG-2 or H.264 Video Constant Bit Rate (CBR), ATSC, CableLabs® HD & SD Compatible
  • Bit Rates: Up to 200 Mbps Total Output
 Ad Scheduling
  • CCMS: Support for Local & Remote SCH files
  • SCTE-30: Integration with Ad Splicers / Trigger & Push
  • GPIO: Contact Closure & DTMF
  • CCMS: Support for Local & Remote SCH files
  • SCTE-30: Integration with Ad Splicers / Trigger & Push
  • GPIO: Contact Closure & DTMF
 Storage
  • Capacity: 1 TB on SSD RAID
  • Drives: 4 x 480 GB SSD, OS on separate SSD
  •  Capacity: 480 GB SSD
Physical
  • Power: 100 – 240 VAC / 650 Watts (Dual Power Supply)
  • Dimensions: 17.2” x 1.7” x 25.2” (W x H x D)
  • Weight: 46 lbs
  • Form Factor: 1 RU 19″ Standard
  • Power: 100 – 240 VAC / 200 Watts
  • Dimensions: 17.2” x 1.7” x 11.3” (W x H x D)
  • Weight: 10 lbs
  • Form Factor: 1 RU 19″ Standard
External Interfaces & Connections (typically used)
  • Front Panel: Power/Fail/Drive LEDs, Power/Reset Switch, LCD
  • Rear Panel: Quad 10/100/1000 RJ-45, Link/Data LEDs, Console
  • Output: MPEG-2 TS Over IP (Gigabit Ethernet)
  • Option: Fiber Optic Ethernet
  • Front Panel: Power/Fail/Drive LEDs, Power/Reset Switch, LCD
  • Rear Panel: Quad 10/100/1000 RJ-45, Link/Data LEDs, Console
  • Output: MPEG-2 TS Over IP (Gigabit Ethernet)
  • Option: Fiber Optic Ethernet
 Content Introduction
  • Protocols: FTP & SMB, Drop-off or Retrieve
  • Interface: 10/100/1000 BT
  • Protocols: FTP & SMB, Drop-off or Retrieve
  • Interface: 10/100/1000 BT
 Network Management
  • Interfaces: Web Browser, Ad Splicers
  • Protocols: SMB, HTTP, NTP, IPMI, SCTE-30
  • Interfaces: Web Browser, Ad Splicers
  • Protocols: SMB, HTTP, NTP, IPMI, SCTE-30
 High Availability
  • Watchdog Timer
  • Solid State Drives
  • RAID 5 Storage
  • Redundant Power Supplies
  • Watchdog Timer
  • Solid State Drives
 Firmware OS: Linux

Features:

  • Scheduling via CCMS
  • Pull SCH, Push VER to FTP or SMB Location
  • Content Retrieval from FTP or SMB
  • SCTE-30 Integration with Ad Splicers
  • Dashboard Including All Ad Plays by Time
  • Integrated Network Firewall
  • Missing File Notifications: XML, Email
  • Missing Schedule Notifications
  • System Health Notifications
OS: Linux

Features:

  • Scheduling via CCMS
  • Pull SCH, Push VER to FTP or SMB Location
  • Content Retrieval from FTP or SMB
  • SCTE-30 Integration with Ad Splicers
  • Dashboard Including All Ad Plays by Time
  • Integrated Network Firewall
  • Missing File Notifications: XML, Email
  • Missing Schedule Notifications
  • System Health Notifications

Note: Specifications are subject to change without notice.