2 Bi-Directional HD & SD Channels Up/Down/Cross Conversion(Discontinued)

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2 Bi-Directional HD & SD Channels Up/Down/Cross Conversion


VTH-2280 is the newest class of video server from 360 Systems offering customers a complete solution for their broadcast needs. With Record and Playout Scheduling, built in Graphics Generator and support for File-Based Workflows, all standard, the VTH class of HD / SD servers deliver. Developed in partnership with HARDATA, the VTH class of broadcast video server delivers a field proven software platform with solid functionality incorporated into a reliable hardware platform.


VTH-2280 Standard Features

  • 2 Bi-directional Channels, (2 Record or Playout)
  • 16 Channels Embedded Audio
  • .mxf (IMX MPEG2) Encoding
  • .avi, .mpg, .mp4, .mov (MPEG2, MPEG-4, H.264, DV25, DVCPro) Decoding
  • Automatic Up/Down/Cross Conversion of HD or SD content
  • Automated Record and Playout Scheduling
  • Built-in Graphics Generator for Overlays and Control
  • Redundant Power / Cooling
  • 4TB of RAID 5 Storage
  • 1U Form Factor

A Host of Features
In order to provide our customers with the best feature set possible and at an affordable price point, 360 Systems has partnered with HARDATA to develop the VTH class servers. The primary goal of both companies; design and build the most reliable server with the features required by todays broadcasters, all standard. With this, the VTH-2280 has a low cost per channel and an unsurpassed standard feature set at no additional cost.

– Bringing Versatility to Broadcasters Everywhere.
VTH Applications

  • Program storage/Play-to-air
  • Satellite cache
  • File exchange with NLEs
  • Multi-screen projection displays
  • Churches
  • Corporate & Educational Displays
  • Theme parks and attractions
  • Remote workstations for ingest, trim, playlisting



Video Input2 Channels
Video Outputs2 Channels
Simultaneous video streams2 (2 records, 1 record 1 playout, or 2 playout)
HD Input/OutputHD-SDI (SMPTE 292M), SD-SDI (SMPTE 259M)
Video Format1080i at 29.97 or 25 Hz; 720p at 59.94 or 50 fps; 525/60 NTSC; 625/50 PAL
Encoding FormatMPEG2 IMX .mxf or .mov for HD or SD
HS/SD ScalingUp, Down, and Cross Conversion of Any File Format to Selected Output
Genlock InputBlackburst or tri-level
Graphic GeneratorCG capabilities for animation, scrolls and bugs
PlayoutCalendar based playlist scheduling with default failover playlist
RecordingCalendar based scheduling of recordings
Ancillary Data (playout only)HD – 608/708 in VANC; SD – Line 21 VBI
AUDIO INPUTS / OUTPUTS (per video channel)
SDI Embedded Audio16 channels
Disk Storage SystemSAS array, (four – 1 or 2 Terabyte drives), Hardware RAID 5 controller
Total Capacity8 Terabytes (4 Terabytes standard model)
Drive ReplacementHot Swappable, removable from behind front panel
NetworkingGigabit and 10Gb Ethernet
AMP ControlControl via AMP protocol
Fault Monitoring EmailEmail alerts for power, system, network and RAID failures
Software UpdatesUSB
Power SupplyDual Redundant, 100-250V – 50/60 Hz. 460W, rear panel plug-in
CoolingRedundant fans
Chassis1-RU x 19” Rack, Weight: approx 48 lb. (22 kg)