The true cloud linear channel management platform

Main features

100% cloud-based all-in-one service for linear television

Professional all-in-one playout

Tools for professional linear channel management: from ingest, scheduling, media asset management, archiving and playout to full monitoring of encoded IP feeds including EPG data.

Launch full channel within hours

Create a new channel, schedule content, add graphics, provision a new cloud playout server with a single click and begin broadcasting.

Scalability and agility of cloud

Benefit from self-scaling cloud storage and playout servers and pay only for what you use.

Self service SAAS

Be in full control of your broadcast workflow without the need to invest in hardware, manage broadcast system technical and operational support or without the need to enter into long-term contracts.

Security and redundancy

Hosted and officially audited by the most advanced and secure public cloud solution: Amazon Web Services. Offering second factor authentication, role-based authorisation and geographically distributed playout servers in 1+1 mode for each channel.

Future proof

Fully cloud-based workflow. Cloud platform agnostic. HEVC and 4K support. Built for IP.

Services

  • Self service SAAS

    Self service SAAS

    • Content owner subscribes to Veset platform and self-manages his linear channels.
    • Subscriber has an option to provide a cloud account of his choice, supported clouds include AWS, Azure, Telia, AliBaba and Wasabi.
    • The use of cloud resources is billed directly to the customer.
    • Veset charges fixed monthly subscription per channel.
    • Veset support provides assistance in account and channel setup, training and 24/7 monitoring of its platform and is responsible for managing its availability.
    • Content owner is responsible for the availability of content and delivery of live contribution, and channel(s) scheduling.
    • Monthly subscription with minimal initial period of 2 months.
  • Managed service

    Managed service

    • Content owner enters into service contract with one of Veset’s Managed Service Provider partners (MSP).
    • Veset subscription and cloud resources supplied through MSP.
    • MSP provides value added services which may include
      • content supply chain management,
      • playlist and content verification,
      • feed/outputs monitoring, and
      • distribution services.
    • Veset provides 2nd or 3rd level support to an MSP.
    • Term of commitment subject to MSP contract.
  • Platform deployment

    Platform deployment

    • Veset Nimbus platform deployment for large scale projects
    • A standalone deployment for customers such as large broadcasters and MSPs.
    • Standalone Veset platform to operate large number of own channels (broadcasters) or service large number of channels (MSP) in their own cloud account and/or private cloud.
    • Such custom deployment is subject to bilateral agreements.
    • Option available for customers with 50 or more channels.

Areas of application

100% cloud-based all-in-one service for linear television

  • 24/7 Long term

    • Launch new, or migrate existing traditional 24/7 linear channels
    • Localise linear channels and monetise content globally without the investment risks
    • Benefit from competitive rates for long term cloud resources and continuous technology refreshes from public cloud providers and from Veset
    • Enjoy built-in redundancy for playout and storage
  • Pop-up channel

    • Launch professional ad hoc temporary channels with fast deployment using IP only workflows
    • Engage audiences with event-driven content
    • Combine live and non-live content to build compelling channel offers
    • Benefit from pay-per-use SaaS models
    • Zero client-side investment required
    • Global access and mobility
  • Disaster recovery

    • Use cloud playout as back up for your main hardware-based playout
    • Use secure and redundant public cloud datacenters to host DR instances
    • Benefit from pay-per-use SaaS model, with no client-side hardware
    • Short-term backup instances can easily be converted into long term solutions in the event of a major main site outage
    • Global access and mobility

Key benefits

Veset Nimbus delivers outstanding technological and financial benefits by leveraging cloud resources and IP technologies for the specific needs of mission-critical linear television playout

Technology

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Veset Nimbus vs existing playout technlogies

Veset Nimbus delivers outstanding technological and financial benefits by leveraging cloud resources and IP technologies for the specific needs of mission-critical linear television playout

  • Ciab/Hardware with Remote Access

    • Remote Access
    • Virtualised Software
    • Rich Web-Based Interface
    • Cloud Storage
    • Built in Redundancy
    • Global Availability
    • Pay per use
    • Automated deployment
    • Rapid scaling (up and down)
    • Remote Access
    • Virtualised Software
    • Rich Web-Based Interface
    • Cloud Storage
    • Built in Redundancy
    • Global Availability
    • Pay per use
    • Automated deployment
    • Rapid scaling (up and down)
  • Edge Playout

    • Remote Access
    • Virtualised Software
    • Rich Web-Based Interface
    • Cloud Storage
    • Built in Redundancy
    • Global Availability
    • Pay per use
    • Automated deployment
    • Rapid scaling (up and down)

Relative annual cost vs cloud playout

Veset Nimbus delivers outstanding technological and financial benefits by leveraging cloud resources and IP technologies for specific needs of mission critical linear television playout

280%
In-house playout operations
200%
Outsourced managed playout
120%
In-house service edge
100%
Full cloud
Server
  • More In-house support
  • More investment in traditional playout hardware
Server
  • Economies of scale from outsourced support
  • Economies of scale on bulk purchase of hardware
Server
  • Investment in simplified hardware with less engineering support cost
Amazon
  • No investment in hardware
  • Support provided by AWS
  • Self-Service
SecurityLowMediumLowHigh
FinancialLowLowMediumHigh
Time to AirLongLongLongShort
ContinuityHighMediumLowHigh

Case studies

  • Global fashion and lifestyle brand

    Since its inception in 1997, FashionTV has been setting the highest standards for excellence in fashion and lifestyle broadcasting. FashionTV’s brand projects a unique, cosmopolitan and a modern style allowing for influential partnerships with many global brands. FashionTV is distributed all over the world to over 500 million pay tv homes, 1.5 bln smart devices and 5 bln world wide web users.

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  • Tech-savvy managed service provider

    Levira is one of the leading independent TV playout centres in Northern Europe and the leading broadcast transmission provider in Estonia. It helps local and international media companies to design TV channels and ensure that the programs are on air 24/7 and 365 days a year. Levira transmits programs to viewers in the Baltic States, Scandinavia and Europe as well as Turkey and United Arab Emirates. Its clients are regional and international TV stations, including Sony, MTG, EBU, ERR, Discovery, ATEA, Telia, Tele2, Elisa and TV3. Levira has two shareholders: the Republic of Estonia (51%) and the French telecom and broadcasting company TDF (49%).

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  • The first latin concert channel in the US

    Tarima is the first latin concert channel in the US with a focus on bringing the concert experience into the hands of the Hispanic population in the United States. It is the only 24-hour Spanish language concert channel gathering the best in the different latin genres and currently reaching over 3.5 million households across the US.

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  • New age music channel

    XITE Networks International (“Xite”) is a music television company founded in the Netherlands. Xite’s music television channel launched in 2008 and is distributed to 15+ million households in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Qatar, Canada, and the United States.

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  • Progressive YouTube Linear Channel

    Al Aan or Alaan TV is a pan-Arab infotainment satellite television station based in Dubai Media City, United Arab Emirates. Al Aan shows are conceptualized, developed and produced within the Arab region offering viewers original programming. The channel's core viewer demographic consists of dynamic and modern Arab women. At a time of historic changes in the Arab world, Al Aan advocates an informed and compelling discussion of big-picture issues such as female empowerment, jobs, health awareness, education and human rights.

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Veset Nimbus delivers outstanding technological and financial benefits by leveraging cloud resources and IP technologies for specific needs of mission critical linear telivision playout

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