Be the first to take advantage of new technology to target new opportunities. Aventus builds in support for a broad set of features to meet viewer, regulatory and business demands.
Aventus is a true cloud service, able to quickly scale up or down to support any number of live linear channels or live events, providing the infrastructure you need, when you need it.
Launch channels in minutes instead of months and quickly add channels as needed. Aventus enables rapid provisioning of resources to quickly launch new channels and events delivering critical time to market advantage.
Optimized profiles up to 1080p to output the highest quality HD video to your target devices. 720p/60fps support for capturing every move in live sports.
NBC Sports Group was able to significantly increase the multiscreen, live streaming coverage of the Sochi Olympics by using cloud-based Aventus for their live streaming ingest, encoding, ad insertion, slating and closed captioning.
Aventus helped deliver over 10 million streams, running over 40 live channels 24/7 for over two weeks providing multiscreen, authenticated viewing of every live event of the Winter Olympics.
|Input Formats||MPEG-2 Transport Stream (M2TS)
Protocols – Unicast UDP and RTP
Protocol – RTMP (Pull)
|Input Codecs||MPEG-2 / H.262 Video
Main Profile (4:2:0)
Baseline, Main, High Profile (8-bit 4:2:0)
Mono, Stereo, Surround (5.1, 7.1)Dolby Digital (AC-3) Audio
Mono, Stereo, Surround (5.1, 7.1)MPEG Audio (Layer II and III)
|Video & Audio Processing||Audio
Channel Downmixing, Resampling, Dynamic Range Compression (DRC)Video
4:2:2 to 4:2:0 Chroma Subsampling, Deinterlacing
MPEG-4 AVC / H.264 Video
Baseline, Main, High Profile (4:2:0 Progressive)MPEG-4 AAC Audio
LC, HE v1, HE v2 Profile (Stereo, Mono)
|Output Formats||Apple HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
HLS Specification v3 and v4, Ad Markers, Closed Captions, Multiple Audio Languages, Multiple Bit Rate AudioAdobe HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS)
Primetime HDS, Ad Markers, Closed Captions, Multiple Audio LanguagesMicrosoft Smooth Streaming
Azure Media Services, IIS Media Services, Ad Markers, Closed Captions, Multiple Audio LanguagesAdobe RTMP
Multi Bit Rate Output, Ad Markers, Closed Captions
|Content Protection||AES-128 for HLS
Microsoft PlayReady for Smooth Streaming and HLS Adobe pHDS, pHLS
Integrated support for BuyDRM and Irdeto services
|Closed Captioning and Subtitles||EIA/CEA-708
|Advertising||Ad Marker Input
HLS Playlist Tags (SCTE-67, Adobe Primetime, Freewheel, mDialog)
|Slate Insertion||Still Image Slate (JPEG)|
Microsoft Smooth Streaming, Apple HLS, Adobe HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS)RTMP
|Channel Health||Real-time Telemetry
UI & API
Email AlertsChannel Status
|Failover & Redundancy||Automatic Channel Recovery
|External API & UI||User Interface and API
Secure API (SSL), Encoding Customization
|Orchestration Layer||Aventus Orchestration Server