Vitec MGW Premium H.264 Decoders

Vitec Video Innovations

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Product Name Price
Vitec MGW Premium H.264 Decoder HD
$2,895.00
SKU: MGWPREMDECHD
MPN: 14097
MSRP: $2895
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Vitec MGW Premium H.264 H.264 Decoder SD
$1,995.00
SKU: MGWPREMDECSD
MPN: 14641
MSRP: $1995
In Stock

The high-performance, compact MGW Premium Decoder delivers professional-grade, low delay decoding for broadcast-quality pictures in even the most extreme environments. For portable missions or 24x7 fixed-location applications, it provides highest quality of service and exceptional resilience.

MGW Premium Decoder features a wide range of connectivity options including HD-SDI, SD-SDI, HDMI and composite video outputs and embedded or separate analog audio. A built-in scaler enables HD playout with a simultaneous downscaled SD copy of the decoded video. An optional rack mount kit secures two units side-by-side in a standard 19” RU.

When integrated with EZ TV system and FITIS system MGW Premium Decoder’s real-time AES decryption capabilities ensure a secure end-to-end IP video delivery solution. The MGW Premium Decoder can also be tightly integrated with VITEC’s IPTV and FMV video management and delivery solutions, serving as an end-point for viewing live and on-demand content and accessing the EPG.

APPLICATIONS

  • Broadcast-quality decoding of HD and SD IPTV streams
  • Displaying situational awareness and full motion video (FMV) content on monitors, video walls and personal screens
  • High-performance IP stream decoding on aerial and ground vehicles
  • Digital signage
  • Streaming PC content over IP for display on large screens
  • Point-to-point contribution of high quality video with SDI output

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fan-less rugged design and compact airborne footprint for portable missions and extreme conditions
  • Decodes HD/SD MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 H.264 streams
  • Low 400 millisecond end-to-end latency 
  • HD-SDI, SD-SDI, HDMI and composite video output interfaces
  • Built-in scaler for simultaneous playout of HD and downscaled SD decoded video
  • Can tune into manually-set MPEG streams or retrieve Channels list from VITEC EZ TV and FITIS Portals
  • Performs AES decryption in real time

MGW Premium Decoder is a high-performance IP decoding appliance for standard definition and high definition
MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 H.264 streams. The MGW Premium Decoder features a flexible selection of output
interfaces including HD-SDI, SDI, HDMI and Composite video in a fan-less, rugged design suitable for extreme
conditions. Integration with VITEC's MGW Encoders, EZ TV IPTV System, and FITIS Full-Motion-Video Portal
provide unique decoding functionality with access to Electronic Program Guide (EPG), AES decryption of streams,
and user access managed through Active Directory.


Professional-Grade Decoding in Innovative Compact Footprint

MGW Premium Decoder uses discrete hardware to provide a
real-time, broadcast-quality picture with the highest quality of
service and resilience required in complex IPTV environments. The
highly compact design offers the flexibility of using the appliance for
portable missions as well as a stationary decoder for 7x24
applications. The optional rack mount kit secures two units side by
side in one standard 19" rack unit.

Best-in-Class Connectivity Options

MGW Premium Decoder offers the highest flexibility with video
outputs including HD-SDI, SD-SDI, HDMI and Composite video, with
embedded audio or separate analog audio in a single appliance. The
built-in scaler offers simultaneous play out of HD and a downscaled
SD copy of decoded video.

Integrated & Secure End-to-End IP Video Delivery Solution

MGW Premium Decoder can be used as a stand-alone high quality,
low delay decoder or in conjunction with VITEC EZ TV and FITIS IPTV
Systems to provide a fully secure end-to-end IP video delivery solution
utilizing its real-time AES decryption capability. The tight integration
with VITEC's IPTV and FMV video management and delivery solutions
enables the use of the appliance as an end-point to view live and
on-demand content and browse channel information using a visual
Electronic Program Guide (EPG). Video operators can regulate access
to content on each appliance using Active Directory by activating the
built-in AD Authentication module in the decoder.

Low Delay Decoding

Combined with the low latency streaming capabilities of VITEC's
MGW Encoding and Streaming Platforms, the Premium Decoder offers
low latency decoding of HD and SD streams with end-to-end latency
of 400 milliseconds.

Benefits

  • Small form factor, ideal for mobile applications
  • HD and SD decoding of MPEG-1, MEPG-2 and MPEG-4 H.264 streams
  • Rugged, fan-less, securable enclosure, optimized for harsh environments
  • Transport infrastructure agnostic: Satellite, xDSL, LANs, WANs,
  • 3G/4G/LTE and FTTx
  • Integration with EZ TV IPTV System and FITIS ISR Systems with EPG and AES support
  • Optional rack-mount kit secures up to two units side by side using
  • 1-RU in standard 19" rack
  • Cluster Management software provides aggregated view and control of all units on the network


Applications

  • Broadcast-quality decoding of HD and SD IPTV streams
  • Displaying of Situational Awareness and Full Motion Video
  • (FMV) content on monitors, video walls and personal screens
  • High-performance IP streams decoding on aerial and groun vehicles
  • Digital signage
  • Streaming PC content over IP and displaying on large screens
  • Point-to-Point contribution of high quality video with SDI output

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