DIGICASTER® Appliances

The DIGICASTER® Service is accessed using an appliance on your premisis. Our currently available appliances are below.

Enterprise Chassis

  • 3U rack mount appliance
  • Redundant hot-swappable 660 watt power supplies
  • Hot-swappable storage for video recording
  • Two 7” touchscreen monitors for configuration and stream monitoring
  • Designed for broadcast facilities and network headends that require a multitude of simultaneous inbound and outbound transmissions
  • Maximum supported onboard Encoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported external Encoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported onboard Decoders: 8 1
  • Maximum supported external Decoders: 8 1
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 19” x 20” x 5.25” (3U)
  • Weight: 36.4 lbs.

Pro Chassis

  • 1U rack mount appliance
  • Ideal for studio locations that do not require more than two simultaneous inbound or outbound paths
  • Maximum supported onboard Encoders: 2 1
  • Maximum supported external Encoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported onboard Decoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported external Decoders: 8 1
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 19” x 10.625” x 1.75” (1U)
  • Weight: 11.2 lbs.

Mobile Chassis

  • Comes with Pelican travel case
  • 7” touchscreen monitor for configuration and stream
    monitoring
  • Perfect solution for customers who need to transmit or receive video from a variety of locations
  • Maximum supported onboard Encoders: 2 1
  • Maximum supported external Encoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported onboard Decoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported external Decoders: 8 1
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 8.3125” x 11.4375” x 6.625”
  • Weight: 9 lbs.

Lite Chassis

  • 1U rack mountable appliance
  • Small Form Factor chassis
  • Cost effective alternative for customer who already own Encoders and/or Decoders
  • Maximum supported external Encoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported external Encoders: 4 1
  • Maximum supported external Decoders: 8 1
  • Maximum supported external Encoders: 4 1
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 11” x 10.625” x 1.75” (1U)
  • Weight: 8.2 lbs.

1 Each appliance can support up to a maximum of (4) encoders with a combination of onboard and external encoders, and a maximum of (8) decoders with a combination of onboard and external decoders.