Broadcast Automation System
YES!Automation is Broadcast Automation System. It’s a multi-platform (Windows, Linux, Mac) and multi-database suite, designed to work seamlessly with IT environments, video server-branded solutions or mixed platforms. It can be virtualized in the cloud, public or private.
YES!Automation is composed of several modules, fully integrated with the other components of the system (MAM, Traffic, CG), optimizing the workflow and guaranteeing the flexibility that every broadcaster needs today. YES!Player, YES!Recorder, YES!Traffic, YES!DeviceManagerand YES!Doctor. are just the key modules of the YES!Automation suit.
YES!Player is SI Media multi-channel SD / HD / UHD / IP (NDI and SMPTE 2110 included) content playout solution for Master Control Rooms. It’s capable of playing different types of programs: video files (in many different formats and wrappers), live satellite receivers, studio cameras or IP streams, and other sources like VTRs and Video Servers. It also can control, thru YES!DeviceManager, several types of devices like audio/video routers, master control switchers, graphics and character generators, logo generators, GPI/GPO devices, aspect ratio converters and many others.
YES!Player allows to do last second changes in the playlist while on-air: skip to the next event, insert and delete programs on-the-fly, edit the clips (cut), change the playlist order and change or add graphics. The backup, available in 1:1 (clone) or 1:n (stand-by), guarantees 24/7 continuity in any case of failure.
YES!Traffic creates a daily playlist in advance working offline, SI Media module designed to schedule short, mid and long term events, with a comprehensive daily and weekly playlist management for single and multi-channel environments, or imported from 3rd party traffic systems.
With SI Media’s versatility, YES!Recorder generates SD / HD / UHD content, encoding SDI streams from capture cards such as AJA or Matrox, from 3rd party Video Servers from Harmonic, GrassValley, EVS, Imagine and many others, and also from compressed / uncompressed SD / HD / UHD IP streams.
Finally, YES!Doctor is SI Media’s utility to monitor the status of each application, able to communicate immediately any warning or issue using different kinds of notifications (visual warnings, SMS, emails and more) to the IT administrators and the support center.