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



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 *SERV/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 feed AQILIM *SERV/FIT. This H.264 codec uses Adaptive BitRate technologies to compress bitrates by up to 200x. With AQILIM *SERV/FIT users can:

  • Compress videos output as several IP streams
  • Send compressed content to Content Delivery Networks 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

  • Maintain high-quality video content, with reliable 24/7 streaming and robust CDN connectivity
  • Multi-muxer, multi-CDN output from 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 *SERV/FIT
  • Leverages Adaptive BitRate and high encoding technologies. A complete product range is also available

Key features

  • HD/SD Encode & Transcode
  • 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 for IPTV, HD to SQCIF for WebTV, etc.
  • 1U/19’’ rack mounting unit
  • Up to 4 SDI input encoding channels and multiple transcoding channels
  • 1 TB of internal HDD storage capacity for video file recording
  • Hot-swap redundant power supply modules
  • Hardware monitoring technology


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


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  • Number of SDI channel:
    – AQILIM *SERV/FIT 1C: 1
    – AQILIM
    *SERV/FIT 2C: 2
    – AQILIM
    *SERV/FIT 4C: 4
    – AQILIM *SERV/FIT TC:  0 (Transcoding only)
  • 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)
    – Crop, Scaling, Deinterlace, Logo insertion, Frame rate pull down
  • Encoding capability:
    – 4 HD videos
    – 20 SD videos
    30 CIF videos
  • IP Input/Output:
    – 2 Gb RJ4 5, RTP-UDP/IP, Unicast/Multicast
    Stream up to 40 different IP adresses
  • Storage Capacity: 500 GB SATA HDD
  • Appliance Management Remote:
    – Remote: Web based management, XML API, NTP
    Local MMI/LCD-Keypad
    Security: Fan control, Temperature control
    WIFI Access Point
  • Dimensions/Weight: 19”, 1RU, 65 cm depth; Weight 21 kg
  • Power Supply:
    – Input Voltage Range: 100-240VAC. Redundant, Hot Swappable.
  • Environmental Spec.: Operating Temperature 10°C to 35°C, Storage -40°C to 70°C
  • Compliance: CE Mark. EMC: EN55022, EN55024 – Safety: EN 60950-1:2006


  • 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 outputs (MPEG-TS, HLS, RTMP, MP4), ABR
  • Optimize performance at reasonable cost