Sencore and Caton Technology today announced a strategic partnership to bring support for Caton’s next-generation assured transmission platform for video, CatonNet, to Sencore broadcast hardware allowing clients to easily and securely send and receive broadcast video anywhere in the world.
The partnership will provide users with a simple, integrated solution for assured transmission and reception of their broadcast quality feeds using CatonNet advanced open IP network. Joint development will integrate support into Sencore’s line of MRD 4400/6000 decoders.
CatonNet is a next-generation assured video transmission platform optimized for broadcast-quality video that delivers SLA-assured services at up to 80% savings over traditional options. Based on the market-proven Caton Engine, an industry-leading transmission fabric, CatonNet provides service-level assured domestic and international transmission for video point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, and multipoint-to-multipoint, as well as full monitoring and managed services.
Sencore is an engineering leader in the development of high-quality signal transmission solutions for the broadcast, cable, satellite, IPTV, and professional audio/video markets. Support for CatonNet will add these powerful solutions as standard options for CatonNet customers.
“We are happy to announce our partnership with Sencore to bring CatonNet support to our mutual customers. We hope this is the start of a long relationship around CatonNet products and services with this industry-leading manufacturer of broadcast solutions,” said Eric Hamilton, COO, Caton Technology.
“The future relies on inventive technologies to be successful. This partnership of innovative industry leaders will allow customers to smoothly integrate Sencore’s proven MRD 4400/6000 platforms with Caton’s CatonNet and cutting-edge R2TP protocol for world-class reliable transmission of carrier-quality video over any IP network,” said Jeff Zhu, CEO, Sencore.
As the demand for professional video transmission over contended networks continues to grow, the partnership between Sencore and CatonNet will provide a complete and reliable solution to the professional broadcast and content delivery markets. This partnership creates all-new opportunities for professionals to deliver their highest quality video globally, reliably and at breakthrough prices.
Sencore, the gateway to better video delivery, is an engineering leader in the development of reliable, cost-effective signal transmission and content monitoring solutions for the broadcast, cable, satellite, and IPTV markets. Backed by world-class customer service and support, Sencore’s portfolio includes video contribution and distribution equipment, system monitoring and analysis solutions, and test and measurement instruments. Designed to meet the needs of an ever-changing industry, Sencore solutions ensure the efficient delivery of high-quality video from the source to the home, including the latest IP-based video delivery and multiscreen OTT technologies. More information about Sencore can be found at www.sencore.com
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Caton is a leading manufacturer of advanced video encoding and data transmission over the Internet. Reliable Real-Time Transport Protocol (R2TP) and Fast Files Transfer Protocol (F2TP) technologies enable secure, robust and easy-to-use data transmission for the broadcast and enterprise markets even in the harshest of network conditions. For more information, please visit www.catontechnology.com