Atlanta, GA, USA – 13 September 2015 –Leading automated playout specialist, BroadStream Solutions and top content management solutions provider, Bannister Lake, have entered into a preliminary agreement to integrate Bannister Lake’s Super Ticker Flow into BroadStream’s OASYS Integrated Playout Platform
“Combining this technology will mean that BroadStream’s customers will be able to increase the number and types of data feeds they use for on-
screen display with the OASYS Extended Graphics Engine,” explains Ben Wolk, President of Sales & Business Development at BroadStream. “This includes social media moderation, election results, sponsored activity and tailored presentations of national, regional and local information such as school closings – all the things that engage today’s discerning TV audiences and encourage viewer loyalty.”
Super Ticker Flow (STF) is a scalable content management solution that aggregates a vast array of information and data in a centralized database for graphic displays. Data sets include news tickers, alerts, headlines, stories, events, weather updates, financials, social media, local school closings, sports scores and updates, traffic, ski reports, lotteries, election returns, sponsored elements, and other in-the-moment information. The various data sets will be utilized by BroadStream’s OASYS Graphics Extension and Publisher software modules to deliver enhanced information capabilities to BroadStream’s customers using OASYS’ state-of-the-art on-screen graphics capabilities.
“We’re excited to work with an innovative and forward looking company like BroadStream,” said D’Arcy Pickering, Bannister Lake vice president of worldwide sales. “With a proven track record and exciting new products, BroadStream is a perfect partner for Bannister Lake. The products fit together exceptionally well, enabling a user to have a complete, integrated playout syst, including dynamic data management and display.”
BroadStream’s OASYS software platform is designed to provide efficient, high quality, end-to-end SDI, IP or hybrid SDI/IP playout solutions that are easy-to-use, scalable, flexible and reliable. Based on a unique and innovative software architecture, the OASYS playout solution provides broadcasters with the ability to create a completely customized solution using optional software modules for single channel or multi-channel operations. OASYS also interfaces to third party systems such as channel management, traffic and scheduling to enable further customization for your specific situation.
To find out more, please visit BroadStream at IBC 2013: Hall 8, Stand B29 or www.broadstream.com.