Pro-Bel Cygnus to feature in ASTRA playout center

The Cygnus router forms the heart of the new DVB playout center.
Satellite operator ASTRA will use a Pro-bel Cygnus router at the heart of a new playout center in Munich, Germany

ASTRA Platform Services (APS), a subsidiary of Luxembourg satellite operator SES ASTRA, has selected Pro-Bel's Cygnus router to play a crucial role in its new playout center. Based near Munich, Germany, APS will install the Cygnus router in the first half of 2009. Cygnus will sit at the heart of APS' new DVB playout center, which is currently nearing completion. It will route ASI transport streams for playout and monitoring.

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