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Playback Automation and Traffic System.

May 28, 2014

Tenders are invited for Playback Automation and Traffic System. SPECIFICATIONS/SCOPE OF WORK Playback Automation and Traffic System Overview The requested Playback Automation and Traffic System is an integrated hardware and software solution designed to replace an existing Synergy Broadcast playback server and upgrade the capabilities to include: ingest scheduling, program scheduling, program promotion, program reporting, multiple levels of video signal redundancy, fault tolerance, fault recovery, High Definition (HD) audio/video signals, device control, character generation, graphic video overlay for channel branding and crawls, and special effects between video sources. This replacement system will be integrated into an existing Technical Operations Center (TOC) located at 100 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, MD. The selected vendor will, among other things specified within, be responsible for integrating equipment specified and then working with County staff to integrate into the TOC to existing equipment. County staff will be responsible for racking and interconnecting the replacement system including cabling from the replacement equipment. The vendor will be responsible for providing specified equipment configuration, specified equipment to specified equipment cabling, engineering guidance, operational guidance, operational commissioning, and training on the replacement system. Primary points of interconnection with customer furnished equipment include: ? Video Sources From/To Harris Platinum 96x router via SDI - SD/HD ? Audio Sources From/To Harris Platinum 96x router via AES/EBU ? Machine control via RS232/422 ? IP network communication via Cisco 3650 switch via 100/1000BaseT KVM interface via Raritan Dominion LX-116 via USB (1) One Tightrope Media System Cablecast Pro Automation Server with Video On Demand Primary automation controller (CBL-SVR410-VOD), or equivalent. a. Hardware i. 2 Rack Unit (RU) Chassis ii. Intel Xeon E3-1225v2 Processor iii. 8 GB RAM iv. Hot-swappable hard drives v. HD Storage Dual RAID Controller 250GB RAID 1 System, 3TB RAID 5 Content vi. Dual 100/1000T Ethernet Network Interface Cards vii. Dimensions 19" x 27.25" x 3.5" viii. EIA Standard Rack Rails with all hardware required for mounting in 19 racks Customer Furnished Equipment (CFE) ix. 1 Year Warranty Coverage including Parts, Labor, Return Shipping b. Software i. Windows Server 2008 R2 ii. IIS Version 7.5 iii. MS-SQL-Express Edition iv. Unlimited Cloud based DB data file backup v. Cablecast Software Control Modules for integrating third party devices 1. Evertz8084ADCM a. To be configured for Evertz CC Encoder (CFE) 2. JVCSRS365UCM a. To be configured for JVC VTR (CFE) 3. Leitch RouterCM a. To be configured for Harris Platinum 96x (CFE) 4. ODIPVideoCM a. To monitor VOD files 5. PanasonicAJD450CM a. To be configured for three Panasonic DVCPro VTRs (CF

Major organization : MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Address : Office of Procurement, 255 Rockville Pike, Suite 180, Rockville, MD 20850-4166 Contact Person : Richard Turner

Country :United States

Tender notice number : IFB #1039566

Notice type : Tender Notice

Open date : 2014-06-04

Tender documents : T22408287.pdf

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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