- Brands Media Links
The MD8000 series of Media over IP Transport solutions is Media Links’ flagship solution for transporting 4K, 3G/HD/SD-SDI, and DVB-ASI over IP networks. The MD8000 solution offers broadcasters, telecoms, and network providers a cost-effective alternative to traditional video transport services. The MD8000 family addresses the need for broadcasters and carriers to connect directly to native IP networks for long-haul, multiple-wavelength transport links, which results in significant cost savings.
- The MD8000 suite of products is an adaptable, affordable and flexible solution for transporting uncompressed or compressed 4K, 3G, HD-SDI, SD-SDI and DVB-ASI video protocols.
- The MD8000 solutions readily adapt to a wide range of core network technologies, which make the MD8000 system the idea deal choice for current and future media networking needs of broadcasters, telecoms, and enterprises.
- The MD8000 system is scalable and modular, thus the configuration of the system is matched to the demands of a specific event, production, or content delivery requirement.
- The MD8000 is a transport platform with offers guaranteed Quality of Service due to its robust redundancy with a hitless operation, low-latency, bi-directional operation, and ability to operate with a variety of compression schemes.
- Media Links is helping to bridge the gap between traditional broadcast and IP transport of content. Operating as a pioneer at the forefront of technological innovations and advancements, Media Links provides a standards-based product suite that enables the adoption of media signals to telecom standards.
The MD8000 has evolved into a much sought after solution that supports the evolution of broadcast delivery and content over IP. It is being deployed by large-scale telecoms and broadcasters globally and has proven itself as an efficient, robust transport offering that can be deployed on a variety of network topologies that require high quality, pixel-perfect content delivery.
- Video and data interfaces include: DVB-ASI, SDI, HD-SDI, JPEG2000, E1 / T1, 10 / 100 / 1000 BaseT and Audio. Copper and fiber interfaces available on appropriate cards
- Wide array of Trunk modules, ranging from 1GbE two trunk cards to 10Gb Ethernet LAN and WAN cards
- Full array of SONET/SDH OC-3, OC-12, OC-48, and OC-192 Trunk cards also offered
- Supports multicast and multiple unicast of all video and data streams
- Non-blocking switch fabric supports complete utilization of all available bandwidth