Broadcast and Hybrid-TV Service Management Platform
HbbTV Streamer Carousel | EPG Generator | OTA-SSU server | HbbTV Services | Addresssable TV | Lab Solutions
A Trusted Broadcast Platform
Icareus Playout is highly robust and future-proof DVB broadcast service management platform used by the world leading TV operators and broadcasters like SES (Luxemburg), Cyfrowy Polsat (Poland) and Mediaset (Italy).
The modular platform grows with your business requirements and our high-quality service and support guarantees broadcast grade 100% uptime.
Read more about the product editions:
- EPG and PSI/SI
- Carousels and HbbTV
- SSU and OTA updates
- Compact Lab
Icareus Playout has been in production since 2004 and is trusted by leading operators and broadcasters serving customers in 50 countries
Icareus Playout customers
Benefits of Icareus Playout products
Comprehensive EPG platform to manage DVB services
Icareus Playout EP enable broadcasters and network operators to manage multiplatform EPG on single integrated platform.
Generates all necessary PSI/SI and EIT –tables needed for premium DVB network or to serve the IPTV /OTT middleware platform.
Icareus Playout EPG Server automates the service and program information generation and frees resources for other activities.
With optional modules, you can extend the feature set of EPG server to include e.g. Interactive application or data carousels.
World leading DSM-CC Object and Data Carousel
Icareus Playout CS is a professional DSM-CC Object and Data Carousel server.
Icareus Playout CS is used for streaming TV Applications based on HbbTV, MHP, OpenTV and MHEG-5 standards.
The DSM-CC Carousel can also be used for other datacasting services and offers features Normal Play Time (NPT) and playout of Stream Events. The server can also be integrated with third party automation systems for synchronisation with play lists and schedulers.
It is fully integrated solution with Icareus Playout EPG server and Icareus Suite TV and Video Cloud.
The carousel has been tested with more than hundred different set-top box and TV sets.
DVB OTA (Over the Air) updates made easy
Targeted at DVB network operators, the Icareus Playout CS200 bootloading server provides a central point for the broadcasting firmware upgrades to set-top boxes. Icareus Playout CS200 OTA SSU Server supports the following methods for bootloading and downloading of firmware upgrades:
- DVB-SSU (Simple&Enhanced profile)
- Playout of proprietary streams
Compact Lab server for development, testing and piloting
Icareus Playout PC100 Compact is the perfect solution for broadcasters, system integrators, academic institutions and practically anybody who needs a complete broadcasting solution for interactive and videoservice testing and development.
PC100 provides all the basic functionality needed for managing and broadcasting interactive content. It consists of an DSM-CC object carousel generator, a PSI/SI generator, a scheduler and a transport stream multiplexer. Pre-recorded TS/PS audio/video streams are used as a standard option. Additionally, an optional real-time video encoder can be used for broadcasting live content.
Thanks to our video player, you can embed the stream either on your own homepage or create your own video site, where you can also import recordings and other video clips from the event.
If you distribute premium content, we offer a variety of tools to commercialize your content.
World Class Services to guarantee the highest availability
You can choose the support package that suits you
We offer various support service packages up to 24/7 support.
You can also count on our help when you start using the Icareus Suite service. We strive to make your life as easy as possible
Our basic support includes e.g.
- Email, phone and online support and assistance with installations and configurations
- Agreed response times in problem situations
- Software updates and fixes
- Priority functionality requests
Latest Icareus Playout related news and blogs
Icareus to Provide its Playout EPG Solution to Asharq News, 24/7 multiplatform Arabic news service reaching across the Arab world.
Open Beyond, a Greek commercial free-to-air TV channel, has acquired Icareus Playout Carousel platform to provide hybrid broadcast and broadband (HbbTV) interactive TV services in Greece.