Phoenix Playout Bundle with Harmonic

Phoenix playout

MEDIA & BROADCAST TECHNOLOGIES ® (MBT) launches its comprehensive Phoenix Playout automation bundle with Harmonic. It is a turnkey solution for playout including the market-leading Spectrum X video server from Harmonic and MBT high-level software for playout automation and video management.

Phoenix Playout Bundle with Harmonic

Phoenix-Harmonic bundle is a turnkey playout solution at a very attractive price.

The bundle includes the market-leading video server Spectrum X from Harmonic and comes with MBT’s Phoenix Software suite that consists of the proven and feature-rich playout automation system and the comprehensive video asset management system for ingest, indexation, browsing, marking, purge and transfer of video files.

Subtitling, graphics and branding are also included.


• Easy-to-deploy ingest and playout system for baseband and IP workflows

• Supports a broad range of SD, HD and Ultra HD formats with SDR/HDR tone mapping and tone expansion

• Integrates SDI and IP I/O on the same chassis to ease migration to IP workflows

• Integrated video graphics and branding, using industry-standard authoring tools

• Single and dual integrated DVEs for sophisticated content presentation

• Plug and play compatibility with Harmonic Spectrum media servers and Harmonic MediaGrid shared storage

• COTS HP 2-RU chassis running Spectrum X Linux-based core software


Phoenix Playout Automation System

The Phoenix Automation system is a proven solution for multi-channel playout.

The reliability and the flexibility of the Phoenix Playout Automation makes it a high level solution easily managing premium and thematic channels in a centralized environment.

Phoenix Video Management

The bundle also includes MBT's Phoenix Video Management which is a complete solution for ingest and video management. It handles an unlimited number of acquisition channels, manages the indexation and quality check and also purges and transfers files.