With Cablecast automation software, you just enter your program information once, and Cablecast does the rest. Download Cablecast Overview
Cablecast provides you with complete control of all of your playout devices. It controls your routing switcher, playout decks, Carousel bulletin board, and helps you get the timing right with live events.
Cablecast SX Video servers were designed to be the best possible PEG video server, with the horsepower of a broadcast video server. They are capable of encodes and decodes up to 50 Mbps, and are available in RAID5 with redundant power, scaling up to 4TB of internal storage. Most importantly, Cablecast SX servers are multi-format and play back MPEG2, MPEG4, H.264, QuickTime, AVI, WMV, DV, and DVCPro files. They encode MPEG2, DV and DVCPro.
Search for shows directly from the schedule page and then just drag and drop them onto the schedule. Cablecast allows you to schedule up to several years in advance. It has features that allow you to copy blocks of programming, to ripple your schedule forward and backward, and to schedule events that are not there. In other words, you can schedule like you should be able to, right from your automation software.
Cablecast also enables Video on Demand (VOD) and streaming over the internet with Cablecast Pro with VOD, Cablecast SX VOD and Cablecast SX Live. As with all things Cablecast, the processes are all automated; you just indicate that a file should be made available for VOD and it is automatically pulled over to the VOD server, transcoded, and a link is put on your schedule. What’s more, there are no monthly fees.