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GV AMPP Playout

Flexible, Scalable, Cloud-first Playout Solution

It is the age of internet TV delivery — people consume television on internet-connected devices and enjoy a rich mixture of interesting and varied content. Although existing linear-style playout systems can be used to provide alternative content streams for internet/OTT delivery, such functions are seen as “bolt on” extensions to these types of systems.

What is needed is a playout system that can reside where the distribution system is. This could be in the cloud where the distribution system is for OTT delivery, or on premise where there are other distribution systems (e.g., SDI signal distribution), or, if required, a mixture...


  • Live inputs: SMPTE ST 2110 as -7 redundant streams
  • Outputs: SMPTE ST 2110, SMPTE ST 2022-6 and SMPTE ST 2022-2
  • Up to 32 stereo audio language tracks in discrete SMPTE ST 2110-30 streams that can be track tagged so the desired language can be output based on event-by-event schedule information
  • AES 67 support: Up to 64 mono audio tracks that can be shuffled using schedule rules to output the chosen language
  • Integration with IP routing control systems using NMOS IS-04 discovery and registration protocol
  • Integration with IP routing control systems using NMOS IS-05 device connection management protocol
  • SD, HD and UHD formats supported
  • Mixer functions such as fade/take, take/fade, V-fade
  • HTML5 graphics rendering for native graphics
  • Insertion of SCTE-35 start and end triggers for downstream systems to act on
  • Various different UIs depending upon operator requirements, including custom designed interfaces


GV AMPP is sold as a Software as a Service model (SaaS) — please contact your Grass Valley sales representative for more details.



GV AMPP Playout

GV AMPP Playout is a cloud-first, flexible, scalable playout solution built using Grass Valley's Agile Media Processing Platform (AMPP) technology and targeted at temporary, special event channels




FEED Magazine’s winter issue discusses GV AMPP Playout with Neil Maycock.
Please see the online version of the article. "Making a Play(Out) for Cloud," here, on pages 18-21.

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