AdsEdge

Local Ad inserter

Ad Server and Splicer

AdsEdge is standard-based solution designed to insert Targeted Content of file-based content (Ads, News, Weathe…) for DTT or Cable Networks.

AdsEdge combines both functions of Ad Server and Splicer. It behaves as an Ad Server to store content files (Ads, News,…), the schedule files and to generate the report for Ad agencies. It behaves as a deterministic Splicer to update the live stream with Ads content upon reception of SCTE 35 triggers.

Applications

  • Targeted Ad
  • Local TV news
  • Local Weather TV forecast
  • Civic TV program
  • Sustainable TV program

Highlights

Ad Server and Splicer in one box

AdsEdge combines both functions of Ad Server and Splicer.
It behaves as an Ad Server to store content files (Ads, News,...), the schedule files and to generate the reports.
It behaves as a deterministic Splicer to update the live stream with Ads content upon reception of triggers.

Deterministic ad insertion for DTT SFN operation

AdsEdge perfom a deterministic content replacement to be able to be deployed in Terrestrial SFN broadcasting network: bit-to-bit equivalent playlist insertion for each AdsEdge of the same SFN cell.

Industry-standard SCTE interfaces

Content insertion is based on deterministic playlist (SCTE 118-3) insertion into a live stream based on SCTE 35 trigger.

Available for different TV plaform delivery

The solution is compatible with any terrestrial network, including DVB-T, DVB-T2, ISDB-T and is also efficient for Cable Networks.

STB or iDTV receiver agnostic

The content insertion made no modification of the Audio and Video content, ensuring compatibility with all DTV receivers and no service quality loss.

System diagram

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Technical Features

  • Insertion of pre-stored content into a live stream
  • Targeted insertion upon SCTE-35 reception
  • Insertion according to SCTE-118-3 schedule files
  • Report generation (SCTE-118-3 based)
  • TV content, schedule and reports files delivered through FTP or other transport protocols
  • DVB-T2 SFN support in SPLP or MPLP
  • Built-in DVB-S/S2 reception as an option
  • Bypass mode to guarantee service availability

Technical specifications

INPUTS

Control

1x Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45) for GUI/SNMP and for file upload

TS/T2-MI

Up to 2x ASI inputs (BNC)
1x Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45) - Option
for TS/T2-MI over IP input streams
Up to 2x DVB-S/S2 inputs (F-type)
with HDmSat-AdsEdge (one active)

OUTPUTS

TS/T2-MI

2x mirrored ASI outputs (BNC)
1x Gigabit Ethernet (RJ45) - Option
for TS/T2-MI over IP output streams

Availability

ASI bypass (option) to always output incoming TS/T2-MI over ASI

FEATURING

Standards

ETSI TS 102 773 V1.3.1
SCTE35 and SCTE118-3
MPEG-2 and MPEG-4

TV content insertion

Regional insertion of file-based
content into a live TS/T2-MI stream
upon SCTE35 trigger reception
Report generation for Ads agencies
Up to 8 simultaneous insertion

Storage

Schedule files and reports
Flexible files delivery (FTP or other)

DVB-T2 compliant

T2-MI input and T2-MI output
Single and Multiple PLP support

SFN compliant

Deterministic local Ad insertion
to enable SFN broadcasting
No external reference needed

Service availability

ASI bypass to deliver the live stream
in case of power failure

Monitoring and Supervision

Easy-to-use web based GUI
User management
Full SNMPv2 support

Physical

Height

43 mm / 1.69 in.

Width

443,7 mm / 17.46 in.

Depth

322,8 mm / 12,70 in.

Format

1 RU, width 19”

Front Panel

LCD Display and controls

Power supply

100-240V 50/60Hz or 48V DC

Power consumption

20W/module

Front

Back

HDc back panel

Ordering codes

HDc-Multi-220V

High Density chassis with 220V input

HDc-Multi-48V

High Density chassis with 48V input

HDm_AdsEdge

Targeted Content inserter (2xASI In/2xASI Out)

HDmSat-AdsEdge

Targeted Content inserter (2xASI/2x DVB-S/S2)

Options

AdsEdge-Bypass

ASI bypass to output live input

AdsEdge-IP

IP input and output support

AdsEdge-Splicing2

Ad Insertion for 2 TV services

AdsEdge-Splicing4

Ad Insertion for 4 TV services

AdsEdge-Splicing8

Ad Insertion for 8 TV services

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