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Company Overview Optibase Technologies is a pioneer and market leader in advanced video over IP solutions, specializing in video encoding, decoding and streaming for government and law-enforcement agencies, military bases, Telco operators, enterprise organizations and the world's leading broadcast service providers. EZ TV Enterprise IPTV System DOWNLOAD EZTV DATASHEET Digital Video Delivery Solution for Enterprise Networks   EZ TV IPTV System is an advanced solution that empowers organizations to deliver live, on- demand and recorded video over their IP networks.   Optibase EZ TV allows military units, government agencies, enterprises, and educational institutions to deliver real-time and recorded video over their LANs and WANs. Using EZ TV Web Portal, administrators can create and manage video assets and distribute them effectively across the network. EZ TV System user groups and access privileges can be easily defined based on existing Microsoft Active Directory groups.   The browser-based EZ TV Player uses the most flexible digital video codec to offer CPU-efficient high quality playback of IPTV streams. With powerful features such as user-selected mosaic views of 1, 2, 4, 9 or 16 concurrent video feeds, de- interlacing engine for smooth viewing of high motion content, closed captioning and support for multiple audio tracks, EZ TV Player packs professional grade decoding capabilities in thin client architecture. EZ TV Player supports low latency smooth playback, powered by TurboVideo™ technology. Its decryption engine enables secure delivery of Optibase MGW- encrypted streams with AES-256/128-bit encryption.   With the EZ TV VOD/NDVR Server, administrators can easily upload pre-recorded content for on-demand playback by users. Live channels can be recorded automatically at scheduled times or archived continuously and accessed by users at any time. In addition, authorized users may record channels for their own private use. The advanced recording engine automatically detects and tags duplicate requests to record content, optimizing storage space and eliminating data redundancy. For conference rooms and executive offices, EZ TV STB Module integrates commercial IP set-top-boxes into the EZ TV eco-system, allowing users to view content on their HD or SD TV monitors. A powerful middleware graphical interface makes it easy to view live and on-demand content.   Applications Tactical and Situational Awareness Corporate Communication Video Monitoring and Video Confidence Training and Education   TV over IP  MGTS-Prism IP Transcoder for Multi-Screen Video Delivery, Over-The-Top services and Mobile Streaming   Best-in-Class Processing Density IP and Baseband Inputs, for Any Project Size   MGTS-Prism is a HD/SD blade solution designed for the award- wining Optibase Media Gateway (MGW) streaming platforms. With an innovative blend of advanced video and audio codecs and hardware acceleration, MGTS-Prism offers unprecedented transcoding power of up to 10 transcoding services per blade - unique transcoded streams or adaptive bit-rate profiles. Combined with the live HD/SD-SDI or Analog live ingest blade, the MGES-6000, the Prism can be hosted in the fully redundant MGW 5100 (10-RU, 13 slots) or the MGW 1100 (4-RU, 6 slots) platforms to achieve unmatched baseband input density of 2x – 3x compared to the competition and cost-efficiency per rack-unit.   Comprehensive Support for Streaming Protocols + Adaptive Bit-Rate (ABR)   MGTS-Prism provides an “all-in-one” solution for streaming video to any hardware device or software player using all common protocols for Apple™ iOS™, Android™, Windows Mobile, Symbian and other devices; Apple™ HTTP Live Streaming, Microsoft Silverlight Smooth Streaming, Microsoft Windows Media, Adobe™ Flash HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS), 3GPP / Edge, RTP, RTSP UDP and more. The blade incorporates a built-in segmenter for the creation of the bandwidth efficient Adaptive Bit-Rate (ABR) technology and is capable of generating up to 8 video profiles for a single source, fully synchronized, to deliver exceptional picture quality in any network condition with dynamic, frame accurate, and seamless transition between profiles on the viewer’s screen.   Service-Provider grade Advanced Capabilities   MGTS-Prism packs a unique set of advanced capabilities such logo insertion, Q-tone support for ad-insertion (SCTE-35), Closed Captioning, DVB subtitles and Teletext. Exceptional broadcast quality picture is achieved with wide range of pre- processing tools that include adaptive de-interlacing, video resizing and frame rate down-conversion. Built-in Piff encryption for Microsoft™ Smooth Streaming and native interoperability with VeriMatrix™ HLS encryption for iPhones™, iPads™ and Android™ devices. An SNMP Cluster Management System provides operator with full control of all services and capabilities and aggregates the control of all blades into a single user interface for ease-of-use and efficient monitoring of live services. Encoders Optibase Media Gateway, MGW, products are professional MPEG Encoders. MGW’s can stream High Definition and Standard Definition MPEG-4 AVC, H.264, MPEG-2 and MPEG 1 video on many types of networks. The MGW product line pushes encoded video quality to new levels of excellence by delivering exceptional encoding efficiency over a wide range of bit rates, supporting various applications. Using the MGW Platforms, organizations can encode and stream any number and type of video sources, in real-time to PC and TV Viewers. These advanced platforms are the ideal solution for military, government and education facilities, or any operator seeking to deliver crisp, vibrant, superior video.  MGWs are hardware-based devices that provide efficient and reliable processing abilities required for 24x7 applications. The rich set of features, high availability and management capabilities, combined with advanced implementation of compression tools, offer top-of-the-line performance, optimized for streaming over local and/or wide area networks alike. In addition to built-in robustness for critical hardware components, MGW platforms are fully integrated with Optibase Cluster Manger management suite that offers advanced redundancy and automatic failover capabilities such as 1+1, N+K an economical redundancy scheme for maximum efficiency and automation of error-handling. Decoders MGW Decoder - Multi-Channel IP Stream Decoder   The MGW Decoder is a multi- channel IP decoder for High definition and Standard definition MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 H.264 streams. The MGW Decoder is the perfect solution for taking High definition and Standard definition IP content into local legacy RF cable systems or to display IP video on monitor. Use the dense, 8-port analog SD or 12-port digital HD/SD, rack-mountable platforms to process your video sources while content providers migrate from MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 to MPEG-4 H.264 content.   With the fast adoption of MPEG-4 H.264, content providers are starting to transition MPEG-2 uplink facilities to the new, highly efficient compression format. The use of H.264 IP streams for content delivery over DVB/ASI satellite mediums as well as fiber pipes allows content providers, TV networks and dedicated satellite services such as the GBS network to reduce bandwidth costs and serve more content in the existing bandwidth.   The Optibase MGW Decoder is the optimal solution that combines advanced decoding in a modular, dense design allowing IPTV operators to easily support the transition to H.264 HD and SD IP content. Applications Feed RF/QAM cable TV systems with IP H.264 Feed GBS MPEG-2/4 IP streams into local encoders Re-encode IP content to change format/data rate Deliver IP video from the network to monitor walls Decode IP video from the network to video switchers Monitor your multicast streams on TV/LCD monitors Benefits Multi-channel dense 2-RU platform Hardware-based decoding engine Remote management Multi-format: MPEG-2 and H.264 Auto start mode for fast service recovery Closed-Captioning support (608/708)   MGW Transcoder  Full-Motion-Video HD/SD Transcoder for Government and Military   Optibase MGW Transcoder is a multi-stream, hardware-based transcoding platform for bandwidth efficient dissemination of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) video feeds. Designed for mission-critical video, Optibase MGW Transcoder processes high definition and standard definition FMV streams in low delay while retaining valuable metadata intact.   The high-density MGW Transcoder system intercepts live streams from the network and transcodes them to a variety of resolutions, data-rates and MPEG formats. Together with advanced features such as built-in down-scaling and secondary stream, Optibase MGW Transcoder optimizes picture quality and network bandwidth utilization of ISR video delivered to local and remote users.   Applications Dissemination of HD/SD Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) video with metadata Scaling of resolution, frame rates and CBR to VBR for effective distribution Transcode legacy MPEG-2 streams to highly compressed H.264 IP streams, saving 50% or more on bandwidth utilization without compromising video quality Reflection / replication of IP streams to multiple logical VLANs, to multiple unique remote destinations, and to mobile devices Modifying IPv4 Multicast to IPv6 Multicast format Product Highlights All-digital transcoding data path Powerful secondary stream engine (QCIF to 1080pHD) MISB-KLV metadata pass-through (synchronous and asynchronous) Up to seven different unicast/multicast destinations Flexible IP input formats: SD/HD MPEG-2 and SD/HD MPEG-4 H.264 SNMP remote management AES256/128-bit encryption for secure government IT environments PCI Boards Optibase's MPEG 1, MPEG 2 and MPEG 4 encoders and decoders are used by video professionals worldwide in broadcast, streaming and content creation solutions. In solutions such as video streaming, VOD upload, ingest and archiving, where video quality, stability and reliability are paramount, professionals know that they can rely on Optibase encoding and decoding boards.   “The combination of VideoBank’s MAM application and Optibase’s MPEG encoding tools enabled Corbis Motion to ingest and make available for sale over 20,000 video elements from a videotape based archive in less than three months.” Louis Siracusano, President of VideoBank        
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Company Overview Optibase Technologies is a pioneer and market leader in advanced video over IP solutions, specializing in video encoding, decoding and streaming for government and law-enforcement agencies, military bases, Telco operators, enterprise organizations and the world's leading broadcast service providers. EZ TV Enterprise IPTV System DOWNLOAD EZTV DATASHEET Digital Video Delivery Solution for Enterprise Networks   EZ TV IPTV System is an advanced solution that empowers organizations to deliver live, on-demand and recorded video over their IP networks.   Optibase EZ TV allows military units, government agencies, enterprises, and educational institutions to deliver real-time and recorded video over their LANs and WANs. Using EZ TV Web Portal, administrators can create and manage video assets and distribute them effectively across the network. EZ TV System user groups and access privileges can be easily defined based on existing Microsoft Active Directory groups.   The browser-based EZ TV Player uses the most flexible digital video codec to offer CPU-efficient high quality playback of IPTV streams. With powerful features such as user-selected mosaic views of 1, 2, 4, 9 or 16 concurrent video feeds, de-interlacing engine for smooth viewing of high motion content, closed captioning and support for multiple audio tracks, EZ TV Player packs professional grade decoding capabilities in thin client architecture. EZ TV Player supports low latency smooth playback, powered by TurboVideo™ technology. Its decryption engine enables secure delivery of Optibase MGW- encrypted streams with AES-256/128-bit encryption.   With the EZ TV VOD/NDVR Server, administrators can easily upload pre- recorded content for on-demand playback by users. Live channels can be recorded automatically at scheduled times or archived continuously and accessed by users at any time. In addition, authorized users may record channels for their own private use. The advanced recording engine automatically detects and tags duplicate requests to record content, optimizing storage space and eliminating data redundancy. For conference rooms and executive offices, EZ TV STB Module integrates commercial IP set-top-boxes into the EZ TV eco-system, allowing users to view content on their HD or SD TV monitors. A powerful middleware graphical interface makes it easy to view live and on-demand content.   Applications Tactical and Situational Awareness Corporate Communication Video Monitoring and Video Confidence Training and Education   TV over IP  MGTS-Prism IP Transcoder for Multi-Screen Video Delivery, Over-The-Top services and Mobile Streaming   Best-in-Class Processing Density – IP and Baseband Inputs, for Any Project Size   MGTS-Prism is a HD/SD blade solution designed for the award-wining Optibase Media Gateway (MGW) streaming platforms. With an innovative blend of advanced video and audio codecs and hardware acceleration, MGTS- Prism offers unprecedented transcoding power of up to 10 transcoding services per blade - unique transcoded streams or adaptive bit-rate profiles. Combined with the live HD/SD-SDI or Analog live ingest blade, the MGES- 6000, the Prism can be hosted in the fully redundant MGW 5100 (10-RU, 13 slots) or the MGW 1100 (4-RU, 6 slots) platforms to achieve unmatched baseband input density of 2x – 3x compared to the competition and cost- efficiency per rack-unit.   Comprehensive Support for Streaming Protocols + Adaptive Bit-Rate (ABR)   MGTS-Prism provides an “all-in-one” solution for streaming video to any hardware device or software player using all common protocols for Apple™ iOS™, Android™, Windows Mobile, Symbian and other devices; Apple™ HTTP Live Streaming, Microsoft Silverlight Smooth Streaming, Microsoft Windows Media, Adobe™ Flash HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS), 3GPP / Edge, RTP, RTSP UDP and more. The blade incorporates a built-in segmenter for the creation of the bandwidth efficient Adaptive Bit-Rate (ABR) technology and is capable of generating up to 8 video profiles for a single source, fully synchronized, to deliver exceptional picture quality in any network condition with dynamic, frame accurate, and seamless transition between profiles on the viewer’s screen.   Service-Provider grade Advanced Capabilities   MGTS-Prism packs a unique set of advanced capabilities such logo insertion, Q-tone support for ad-insertion (SCTE-35), Closed Captioning, DVB subtitles and Teletext. Exceptional broadcast quality picture is achieved with wide range of pre-processing tools that include adaptive de-interlacing, video resizing and frame rate down-conversion. Built-in Piff encryption for Microsoft™ Smooth Streaming and native interoperability with VeriMatrix™ HLS encryption for iPhones™, iPads™ and Android™ devices. An SNMP Cluster Management System provides operator with full control of all services and capabilities and aggregates the control of all blades into a single user interface for ease-of-use and efficient monitoring of live services. Encoders Optibase Media Gateway, MGW, products are professional MPEG Encoders. MGW’s can stream High Definition and Standard Definition MPEG-4 AVC, H.264, MPEG-2 and MPEG 1 video on many types of networks. The MGW product line pushes encoded video quality to new levels of excellence by delivering exceptional encoding efficiency over a wide range of bit rates, supporting various applications. Using the MGW Platforms, organizations can encode and stream any number and type of video sources, in real-time to PC and TV Viewers. These advanced platforms are the ideal solution for military, government and education facilities, or any operator seeking to deliver crisp, vibrant, superior video.  MGWs are hardware-based devices that provide efficient and reliable processing abilities required for 24x7 applications. The rich set of features, high availability and management capabilities, combined with advanced implementation of compression tools, offer top-of-the-line performance, optimized for streaming over local and/or wide area networks alike. In addition to built-in robustness for critical hardware components, MGW platforms are fully integrated with Optibase Cluster Manger management suite that offers advanced redundancy and automatic failover capabilities such as 1+1, N+K an economical redundancy scheme for maximum efficiency and automation of error-handling. Decoders MGW Decoder - Multi-Channel IP Stream Decoder   The MGW Decoder is a multi-channel IP decoder for High definition and Standard definition MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 H.264 streams. The MGW Decoder is the perfect solution for taking High definition and Standard definition IP content into local legacy RF cable systems or to display IP video on monitor. Use the dense, 8-port analog SD or 12-port digital HD/SD, rack-mountable platforms to process your video sources while content providers migrate from MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 to MPEG-4 H.264 content.   With the fast adoption of MPEG-4 H.264, content providers are starting to transition MPEG-2 uplink facilities to the new, highly efficient compression format. The use of H.264 IP streams for content delivery over DVB/ASI satellite mediums as well as fiber pipes allows content providers, TV networks and dedicated satellite services such as the GBS network to reduce bandwidth costs and serve more content in the existing bandwidth.   The Optibase MGW Decoder is the optimal solution that combines advanced decoding in a modular, dense design allowing IPTV operators to easily support the transition to H.264 HD and SD IP content. Applications Feed RF/QAM cable TV systems with IP H.264 Feed GBS MPEG-2/4 IP streams into local encoders Re-encode IP content to change format/data rate Deliver IP video from the network to monitor walls Decode IP video from the network to video switchers Monitor your multicast streams on TV/LCD monitors Benefits Multi-channel dense 2-RU platform Hardware-based decoding engine Remote management Multi-format: MPEG-2 and H.264 Auto start mode for fast service recovery Closed-Captioning support (608/708)   MGW Transcoder  Full- Motion-Video HD/SD Transcoder for Government and Military   Optibase MGW Transcoder is a multi-stream, hardware-based transcoding platform for bandwidth efficient dissemination of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) video feeds. Designed for mission-critical video, Optibase MGW Transcoder processes high definition and standard definition FMV streams in low delay while retaining valuable metadata intact.   The high-density MGW Transcoder system intercepts live streams from the network and transcodes them to a variety of resolutions, data-rates and MPEG formats. Together with advanced features such as built-in down-scaling and secondary stream, Optibase MGW Transcoder optimizes picture quality and network bandwidth utilization of ISR video delivered to local and remote users.   Applications Dissemination of HD/SD Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) video with metadata Scaling of resolution, frame rates and CBR to VBR for effective distribution Transcode legacy MPEG-2 streams to highly compressed H.264 IP streams, saving 50% or more on bandwidth utilization without compromising video quality Reflection / replication of IP streams to multiple logical VLANs, to multiple unique remote destinations, and to mobile devices Modifying IPv4 Multicast to IPv6 Multicast format Product Highlights All-digital transcoding data path Powerful secondary stream engine (QCIF to 1080pHD) MISB-KLV metadata pass-through (synchronous and asynchronous) Up to seven different unicast/multicast destinations Flexible IP input formats: SD/HD MPEG-2 and SD/HD MPEG-4 H.264 SNMP remote management AES256/128-bit encryption for secure government IT environments PCI Boards Optibase's MPEG 1, MPEG 2 and MPEG 4 encoders and decoders are used by video professionals worldwide in broadcast, streaming and content creation solutions. In solutions such as video streaming, VOD upload, ingest and archiving, where video quality, stability and reliability are paramount, professionals know that they can rely on Optibase encoding and decoding boards.   “The combination of VideoBank’s MAM application and Optibase’s MPEG encoding tools enabled Corbis Motion to ingest and make available for sale over 20,000 video elements from a videotape based archive in less than three months.” Louis Siracusano, President of VideoBank          
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