Comtech EF Data rolls out CMR-8500 DVB IP encapsulator

Comtech EF Data has introduced the CMR-8500, its next-generation DVB IP encapsulation platform.

The CMR-8500 encapsulates IP data into multi-protocol encapsulation format for distribution over an asynchronous serial interface (ASI). The platform is well-suited for high-speed data applications and most commonly will be deployed by broadcasters, IPTV program aggregators, Internet service providers and enterprise users.

The CMR-8500’s 1RU rack-mountable platform is equipped with two Gigabit Ethernet inputs and dual ASI outputs. It is capable of network throughput up to 155Mb/s and an aggregate packet processing of 140,000 packets per second.

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