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RRsat launches new HD playout center
Israeli transmission service provider RRsat Global Communications Network has inaugurated a new HD playout center. The new playout facility is capable of providing end–to-end HD services, including high-resolution graphics and Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound. This new installation will expand the playout services to more than 90 channels, in addition to the global distribution services the network provides to more than 400 TV and radio channels.
RRsat's premier infrastructure enables the receipt of transmission content from all continents, over a broad variety of transmission mediums, as well as the ability to convert these materials into a variety of formats. Leveraging its global network, including its broad satellite partner base and advanced fiber-optic infrastructure, RRsat will offer worldwide HD content delivery.
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