4 SD & HD Playout Channels

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4 SD & HD Playout Channels


More channels for the same price* = lower cost per channel. For those customers requiring high playout channel counts, the TSS-4000 provides exceptional cost per channel. The TSS-4000 is a compact 1U server with up to 8TB of storage and offers 4 simultaneous HD or SD playout channels. With the same software and the core reliability of the TSS line of server, the TSS-4000 is the choice for broadcast quality playout.

*When compared to the TSS-3100


TSS-4000 Standard Features

  • 4 Playout Channels
  • 16 Channels Embedded Audio
  • H.264 and MPEG2 Encoding / Decoding
  • Automatic Up/Down/Cross Conversion of HD or SD content
  • Remote Control From PC’s via Ethernet
  • Redundant Power / Cooling
  • 1U Form Factor

Reliability and Ease of Operation
360 Systems’ TSS class servers are designed and built with reliability as the primary focus. It is understood that broadcasters rely on their equipment to perform trouble free for years. With this in mind, 360 Systems’ servers are built utilizing server grade components to insure quality performance.

TSS servers offer an intuitive user interface that allows quick access to the most common day to day functions. Those familiar with previous generations of 360 Systems’ servers will find the transition to the TSS very simple. Even with the additional features offered by the TSS, the ease of operation will allow for a smooth installation within a broadcast workflow.

– Flexibility, Reliability, Simplicity… at an affordable price.
TSS Applications

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



Video Outputs4 Channels
Simultaneous video streams4 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 FormatH.264 or MPEG2
HS/SD ScalingUp, Down, and Cross Conversion of Any File Format to Selected Output
Jog/ShuttleZero to 128X, forward/reverse
Slow Motion Play with audioZero to +/- 2X, forward/reverse
Frame AccuracyFrame accurate play, pause and stop
Genlock InputBlackburst or tri-level
Ancillary DataHD – 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 Ethernet
Serial Control3, VDCP or Odetics protocols, 9-pin on CXP-5 module (optional).
GPI Control12 Inputs, Outputs, Programmable on CXP-5 module (optional)
Fault Monitoring LEDsFront Panel LEDs, power, system, network
Fault Monitoring OutputGPI output, open collector
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)
CXP-5Serial and GPI control module. 1 RU (optional)