/
09.22.2006 12:00AM
DirecTV Future-Proofs With Avid
Avid Technology Inc. said this week that DirecTV Inc. has installed about $1 million of Avid MediaStream systems purchased in March 2006.

The investment, which will enable DirecTV--which has more than 15.5 million customers--to update and expand its standard-definition capabilities and build a foundation for future high-definition services, includes four MediaStream servers with a total of 64 decoder channels and more than 25 TB of dedicated RAID storage. The installation was completed in August.

"MediaStream has been at the core of DirecTV's playout operations for years and we knew we could count on its reliability and efficiency as we planned to expand our broadcast operations," said Donald L. Jones, vice president and general manager of Broadcast Operations at DirecTV Inc. "The HD enhancements that Avid has made to the system will also serve us well as we continue to expand our HD programming."


Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found





Wall Street Communications /  Thursday 1:45PM
Wohler Provides Custom Monitoring Solution to France Télévisions
D. Pagan Communications /  Wednesday 4:03PM
APPEAR TV DEMONSTRATES MODULAR HEADEND TECHNOLOGIES AT ABTA 2014

 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology