Originally featured on BroadcastEngineering.com
4/22/2009 6:50 AM
(N2530 and SU4412) is showing the Atlas MRD 3187B. It combines dual-channel processing with MPEG-2, MPEG-4, 4:2:0, 4:2:2, SD and HD video decoding; adapts to virtually any contribution, distribution or backhaul environment while allowing upgrade paths to future technologies; features DVB-CI and SCTE35/104 messaging support.
The Atlas MRD supports up to two decoders. These decoders can be configured as two completely independent receiver decoder systems to decode two separate channels. Or, they can be configured to process the same channel twice, providing an HD and SD output simultaneously from an HD source.
The Atlas Modular Receiver Decoder (MRD) is a professional multi-format modular receiver decoder. It supports multiple applications by combining dual-channel processing capability with MPEG-2, MPEG-4, 4:2:0, 4:2:2, SD, and HD video decoding. With the wide range of interfaces, the Atlas MRD adapts to virtually any contribution, distribution, or backhaul environment while allowing easy upgrade paths to future technologies.