SI Media is a private company founded in 1978 as a software house for Television management systems.
Today, SI Media is one of the leading providers with decades of experience in the development and deployment of Traffic, Playout Automation, Media Asset Management and NewsRoom solutions for TV Broadcasters.
The SI Traffic, Automation, MAM and Newsroom systems are available for deployment either as stand-alone solutions, or integrate in a harmonic and homogeneous workflow. SI media solutions will easily interface with popular archiving systems, video servers, CGs, Subtitle inserters as well as other traffic and automation systems.
All solutions developed by SI Media are field-proven, based on the .NET platform using MS SQL Server in high availability clustering environment. The different systems share several information fields in the same SQL database via XML protocol.
With the experience gained from the deployment of 180 medium to large size Broadcasters (238 channels On-Air 24/7) SI media offers complete solutions starting from Traffic, through Playout Automation, Newsroom Computer System, Newsroom Playout, TV Broadcast Logger, Internet Control, MAM and finishing with MediaStream for TV on the Web.
Due to the impressive and fast introduction of DTT in Europe, SI Media since 2005 specializes in MHP interactive applications and services for the DTT platform.
SI media Playout Automation solution interfaces with almost any broadcast device and Video server, including: Omneon (now Harmonic), SeaChange (now XOR-Media), Grass Valley, Harris, EVS, DVS, RossVideo, Matrox and Aja controlled via “VDCP protocol” or via proprietary APIs.
SI media provides TV stations with easy to use solutions that;
• Improve operational efficiencies
• Lower running costs
• Increase functional capabilities
• Increase revenues
• Minimize the risk of On-Air down-time
Broadcasters can select from a wide variety of proven, flexible and scalable architectures depending on specific requirements.