Building and Configuration of a Playout Multiviewer Monitoring System

  • Panagiotis Kogias, Michail Malamatoudis, Stanimir Sadinov, Krasen Angelov


The article presents an example project of a system for monitoring of 24 digital TV channels. At the beginning, there are described the signals used and their certified standards and protocols - SMPTE 292 (HD-SDI), RFC768 (UDP), SRT (open source protocol). The necessary environment and infrastructure for project implementation are considered. The architecture of the infrastructure of two different environments for broadcasting of the used signals is presented and the conditions and factors taken into account in the design and the way of building the system as well as the choice of its main components are considered.

Keywords- Signals SDI, ASI, UDP, SRT, model for monitoring linear TV channels, command center.