VIDEO ORCHESTRATION MADE EASY
VIDEO ORCHESTRATION WITH SIMPLE AND COMPREHENSIVE CONTROL OF ALL LIVE, VOD AND LIVE2VOD ACTIVITY THROUGH A CENTRAL API & GUI.
The VCH video orchestration platform allows broadcasters and content owners to manage all aspects of their video streaming workflow in one central place. Developed specifically for media workflows, the platform brings integration with encoders, streaming servers, workflow rules and DRM into a single set of APIs and GUI.
VUALTO CONTROL HUB (VCH) FEATURES
Comprehensive workflow management of live channels, from encoder and streaming server configuration to distribution.
Supports complex VOD preparation and delivery workflows via our VOD Task Engine tool. Highly scalable, the Task Engine deals with the ingest, packaging and output of VOD, together with call back to client systems.
Make your live stream available for instant on-demand viewing, or create VOD assets from live streams for longer term archiving.Re-package content with dynamic content replacement, server side ad insertion, content stitching and nVPR for personalisation.
Centralised ingest to import content from various sources and formats.
CMS & API
Intuitive user interface and easy to integrate REST API.
Deliver whole workflows or integrate with your system components to leverage existing investment. Highly pluggable architecture to allow use of third encoders, DRM and streaming servers.
Monitor multiple player windows concurrently in the video mosaic monitoring screen.
SOCIAL MEDIA DISTRIBUTION
Publish live streams and VOD clips to social media channels alongside traditional live and VOD distribution.
Frame accurate clipping of live and VOD streams with our browser-based video editing tool.
Manage and search rich metadata, define custom properties and property workflows, and use time coded metadata for chapter points, EPG data and time coded workflows.
IN THE CLOUD, ON-PREMISE OR SaaS
The VCH can be hosted in the cloud, on-premise or operated on a SaaS model. The architecture is modular, allowing further integrations with other third parties such as EPGs and other customer systems. Currently, the platform is integrated with a range of physical and cloud based encoders and the Unified Streaming Platform.
The VCH integrates with: VULIVE (Live Streaming), VUREPLAY (Live2VOD), VUOD (On-Demand), VUDRM (DRM) and VUPLAY (Player Integration), as well as third party applications to provide full control of all aspects of the video delivery. It is used by leading broadcasters, OTT platforms and government services on a global scale.
VUALTO CONTROL HUB (VCH) BENEFITS
SIMPLIFY YOUR VIDEO WORKFLOWS
The VCH provides delivery, management and monitoring of large scale event and channel based live streaming, with full support for VOD and Live2VOD workflows.
24/7 NOC MONITORING & DASHBOARD
VUALTO’s in-house NOC team monitors your streams to tackle any potential issues as they happen, ensuring stable, consistent and high-quality streaming. The VCH comprehensive monitoring dashboard gives a live view of stream health, displaying encoder and origin status.
FLEXIBLE AND FUTURE PROOF
Modular architecture designed for continuous adaptation. The core platform consists of the VCH CMS, API’S and the Task Engine, giving you access to a range of optional modules.
EASY API-BASED INTEGRATION
Our easy to use REST APIs come with full API documentation.
From a single stream to hundreds of channels: our platform will easily scale to suit your requirements.
CLIP + CREATE + DISTRIBUTE YOUR CONTENT WITHIN SECONDS
CLIP2VU is VUALTO’s Live and VOD video clipping and syndication solution, powered by the VUALTO CONTROL HUB (VCH) .
CLIP2VU enables content owners to quickly and frame accurately clip highlights in real-time, from their live streams or VOD assets. These clips are made available within seconds for distribution across social media channels or ingest into asset management systems.
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DYNAMIC PROFILE PLAYLISTS
The VCH now supports Dynamic Playout Profiles for live streaming. This feature allows the creation of multiple playout profiles to be applied to live events ‘on-the-fly’. A playout profile for a live stream provides instructions to the streaming server on certain characteristics of the stream, including type of DRM, DVR window, video formats & URL.
Normally, each live stream would have only one playout profile associated with it, which can mean that devices requiring a slightly different manifest e.g. SMART TV’s, would need...
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INSTANT ROLLING BUFFER
VUALTO Archiver allows provision of a VOD streaming URL to be available to viewers immediately after content has been aired live. It can frame-accurately capture a live stream continuously and 24/7, to provide an instant rolling buffer (with recordings made available as virtual VOD assets).
With this feature from the VUALTO CONTROL HUB, you can completely personalise your streams in line with your business model. Features such as the following are all configurable:
- Availability period
- Multiple in-and out-points,
- Removal of expired assets