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AQILIM *FIT IP Video Encoding, Transcoding, Recording, Streaming Platform

OVERVIEW

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Key Workflow: for video distribution over the Web, this guarantees continuous live streaming to a content delivery network, addressing millions of viewers around the world. Viewers can use a smartphone, tablet, PC and Internet connection to get live video content.

AQILIM *FIT is a software H.264 encoding/transcoding/recording/streaming platform dedicated to distributing Web-delivered video. This product compresses raw input video by 200x, outputting a range of IP streams with different video resolutions and bitrates to address viewers using various Internet bandwidths. It is based on Mainconcept codec, well-known for its high video quality. Redundant power supply and robust CDN connection guarantees 7/24 contribution for mission critical video distribution.

At a glance

Raw video SDI input or IP compressed stream feeds AQILIM *FIT. This H.264 codec uses Adaptive BitRate technologies. With AQILIM *FIT users can:

  • Compress videos output as several IP streams
  • Send compressed content to Content Delivery Nertworks in different protocols including RTMP and HLS
  • Set compression rates, protocols, number of streams and video resolution for each streams
  • Insert logos
  • Monitor video content input and selected CDN URLs for all outputs using a Web interface
  • The encoder can also be controlled and monitored by external equipment using the XML API

Key features

  • Encode & Transcode
  • Available as AQILIM *FIT 1C or AQILIM *FIT 2C (one or two SDI input channels)
  • Support custom formats for iPhone, smartphones and other connected devices:
    – H.264/AVC, Flash, Apple, Android (and more)
  • Multiple resolutions & formats for specific apps such as HD/SD for IPTV, HD to SQCIF for WebTV, etc
  • 750 MB of internal storage capacity for video file recording
  • 1U/19’’ rack mounting unit
  • Up to 2 SDI encoding channels and multiple transcoding channels
  • Hardware monitoring technology
  • Maintain high-quality video content, with reliable 24/7 streaming and robust CDN connectivity
  • Multi-muxer, multi-CDN output for same encodings, and Logo insertion. Supports most CDNs
  • Easy-to-use and set up and WiFi manageable. Non-specialists can quickly learn to operate AQILIM *FIT
  • Leverages Adaptive BitRate and high encoding technologies. A complete product range is also available

2 VERSIONS:

  • AQILIM *FIT 1C (1 SDI encoding channel / multiple transcoding channels)
  • AQILIM *FIT 2C (2 SDI encoding channels / multiple transcoding channels)

SPECIFICATIONS

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  • Channel number: Up to 2 HD-SDI channels
  • Functions: Encoding, Transcoding, Recording, Streaming
  • AUDIO/VIDEO Input Interfaces:
    – SD/HD-SDI (SMPTE 292, 259M), 4 stereo channels embedded
    – MPEG2 Transport Stream over UDP-RTP/IP or HDD
  • VIDEO Output Format:
    – MPEG2-TS
    – RTMP Streaming for Adobe Flash, HTTP Dynamic Streaming
    – Apple HTTP Live Streaming, HTTP Adaptative Streaming
  • VIDEO Codecs: H.264, MPEG2
  • AUDIO Codecs: MPEG1 Layer 2, AAC-LC, HE-AAC v1-v2
  • Input Video resolutions:
    – SD: 720×480 59.94i (NTSC), 720×576 50i (PAL)
    – HD: 1080i50/60, 1080p25/30, 720p50/60
  • VIDEO Processing: Hardware Downscaling (HD to SD), Scaling, Croping, Deinterlace, logo insertion, Frame rate pull down
  • Encoding capability:
    – 2 HD video
    – 9 SD video
    – 24 CIF videos
  • IP Input/Output:
    – 2 Gb RJ45, RTP-UDP/IP, Unicast/Multicast
    – Stream up to 40 different IP addresses
  • Storage Capacity: 750 GB SATA HDD
  • Appliance Management:
    – Remote: Web based management, XML API, NTP
    – Local MMI/LCD-Keypad
    – Security: Fan control, Temperature control
    – WIFI Access Point
  • Dimensions/Weight: 19’’, 1-RU, 43.9 cm depht; Weight 7.9kg
  • Power supply:
    – Input Voltage Range: 90-264VAC. Redundant, Hot Swappable.
  • Environmental Spec.: Operating Temperature 0°C to 50°C, Storage -20°C TO 70°C
  • Compliance: CE Mark. EMC: EN55022, EN55024 – Safety: EN 60950-1:2006

Benefits

  • Maximize flexibility: simply place the encoder at any live event for temporary streaming or in-studio for continuous streaming and send on for audience delivery over IP
  • Scalable product range that fits multiple operational needs and constraints
    – A range for every need and budget
  • Reliable and stable live event broadcasting
    – CDN connection robustness
    – Multi-CDN function
    – Hot swappable redundant PSU
  • Multiple output formats and encoding capabilities
    – Multiple formats and bitrates output (MPEG-TS, HLS, RTMP, MP4), ABR
  • Optimize performance at reasonable cost