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Description The LRBox platform is a versatile and cost-effective 100% hardware platform offering 3G/HD/SD-SDI I/Os with modular features. It provides on-the-fly video ancillary data insertion, extraction, and bridging capabilities, together with On-Screen-Display engine for monitoring. Hardware Specifications: One SDI input/output pair with automatic and triggerable by-pass relay One SDI switchable input or output, depending on the installed modular feature (see below) Ethernet and USB port, both usable for configuration and active operation Regular +5V power supply with industrial-grade secured connector, very low power consumption Provided in a standalone box with optional shelf or wall -mount bracket kit, or 19″ rack-mounted with redundant power supplies, or as a single card (Eurocard size, 160mmx100mm) for OEMs In-the-Field upgradable, using secured firmware authentication 100% hardware-based: No mechanical parts, no embedded OS, near-instant startup, extremely secure and reliable No frame delay Modular Features: One or more (when relevant/possible) of these features can be provided on a per-platform basis: WSTMon: WST / OP42 / OP-47 / ST-2031 subtitles decoder and monitor WSTExt: WST / OP42 / OP-47 / ST-2031 decoder and data packets extractor WSTIns: WST / OP42 / OP-47 / ST-2031 subtitles inserter WSTBri: WST / OP42 / OP-47 / ST-2031 data bridge CCMon: CEA608 / CEA708 Closed Captions decoder and monitor CCExt: CEA608 / CEA708 decoder and data extractor CCIns: CEA608 / CEA708 Closed Captions inserter (including 608 to DTVCC translator) CCBri: CEA608 / CEA708 data bridge B37Ins: ARIB B37 captions inserter B37Ext: ARIB B37 decoder and data extractor VIDGen: video test pattern generator with automatic takeover feature VidMon: basic, remote-controlled, video and audio status analyzer with OSD AUDOut: audio de-embedder with analog stereo output (requires an internal hardware add-on) AUDExt: audio de-embedder and data extractor 104Ins: SCTE104 inserter (a.k.a. “proxy”) SBIns: Frame accurate scoreboard data encoder and inserter as video ancillary data NEW! SBMon: Frame accurate scoreboard ancillary data decoder and OSD NEW!
Off-the-shelf products examples LRBox-SBInsMon 3G/HD/SD-SDI frame-accurate scoreboard data encoder and decoder with On-Screen-Display feature
Applications: Encodes, inserts and decodes sports venues’ scoreboard data as ancillary data into an SDI video signal, frame-accurately Simple, turn-key solution for referees and ‘Situation Rooms’ to review crucial moments with ultimate confidence Features: SMPTE compliant 3G/HD/SD-SDI input and outputs, automatically detected Provides 2 SDI outputs, and one is by-pass relay protected; One or both outputs can optionally have some overlaid scoreboard data display, such as game clock Encoding and OSD can happen simultaneously and locally within the same device, and also remotely using a twin LRBox device Encoded scoreboard data can get through video encoders, and can easily be recorded for later replay Connects directly and supports Daktronics, OES, Trans-Lux/Fair-Play and White Way protocols as standard Low power consumption allowing battery operation (external battery) LRBox-WSTInsMon & LRBox-WSTMon 3G/HD/SD-SDI WST / OP-42 / OP-47 and ST-2031 subtitles encoder, inserter and decoder with On-Screen-Display monitoring Applications: Simple, affordable, yet full-featured solution for quick and easy broadcast-grade, broadcast class subtitles insertion, and monitoring using a regular SDI display or a multiviewer Easy to install and set-up, space-saving, energy-efficient live subtitling insertion solution Confidence monitoring of subtitling streams in MCRs, production facilities, studios, OB vans, etc. Economical regulatory compliance recording of subtitling services Quick and easy solution to produce native format video signal with burnt-in subtitles, without requiring an additional and expensive CG system Features: SMPTE compliant 3G/HD/SD-SDI input and outputs, automatically detected Provides 2 SDI outputs, one is by-pass relay protected; Both outputs can have overlaid subtitles display Subtitling support compliant with ETSI EN 300 706 (WST), OP42, OP-47 (SMPTE RDD-08) and ST-2031 specifications Fully configurable insertion lines Full level 1.5 extended and dynamic character sets support (a.k.a. “PacketX/26” support), as well as regional options Supports regular and ‘Extended’ new for communication protocol (up to 4 simultaneous subtitle streams) Monitoring: Decodes subtitle streams from a 3G/HD/SD-SDI video signal and provide WST/OP42/OP-47 or ST-2031 (Teletext transport) subtitles overlaid on the video Also decodes regular Teletext pages, including semi-graphics Subtitle vertical position overwrite option Automatically detected VBI/VANC multi-line operation; Automatically supports multipacket OP-47; Simply set preferred transport (OP-47 or ST-2031) when used in HD, the page to be monitored and it’s ready to go Options: Full non-Latin extended character sets support: Cyrillic, Arabic, Greek, Hebrew
LRBox-CCInsMon & LRBox-CCMon 3G/HD/SD-SDI CEA-608 / CEA-708 Closed Captions decoder, with On-Screen-Display monitoring Applications: Simple, inexpensive yet full-featured solution for quick and easy professional-grade, broadcast-quality closed captions insertion, encoding, and monitoring using a regular SDI display or a multiviewer Easy to install and set-up, space-saving, energy-efficient live Closed Captions encoding solution Confidence monitoring of Closed Caption services in MCRs, production facilities, studios, OB vans, etc. Economical regulatory compliance recording of captioning services Quick and easy solution to produce native format video signal with burnt-in captions, without requiring an additional and expensive CG system Features: SMPTE compliant 3G/HD/SD-SDI input and outputs, automatically detected Closed Captioning support compliant with CEA-608, CEA-708 (both compatibility bytes and DTVCC), ST-334-1 and ST-334-2 specifications Provides 2 SDI outputs, one is by-pass relay protected; Both outputs can have overlaid Closed Captions display Supports SMPTE RP-2007 GrandAlliance (a.k.a “^A”) and CDP communication protocols Supports legacy “RealTime mode” and “Direct Control Mode” commands and protocols When relevant, automatically translates and encode received 608 data to DTVCC, and inserts both 608 and DTVCC data into CDP VANC packets in HD Supports common legacy remote commands to control Transparent/Insertion operation modes Fully configurable multiple insertion lines Monitoring: Decodes Closed Caption streams from a 3G/HD/SD-SDI video signal, with video overlay of CEA-608 or CEA-708 Closed Captions Automatically detected VBI/VANC line(s) operation; Simply set CC Channel (CC1 to CC4) or DTVCC Service number (1 to 63) to be monitored and it’s ready to go Options: Content Advisory (“V-Chip”) information on-screen display