Case Study

BERNAMA News HD Upgrade

Bernama News Channel (BNC) Malaysia

The Challenge

The customer was on air with an basic SD playout setup. The existing system could no longer bear the load of a modern newsroom workflow. Both acquisition and news production suffered due to this.

Also the customer wanted to upgrade to a full HD setup for enhanced user experience. The business continuity was to be unaffected during the transition to the new setup.

The Solution

Karthavya along with its partner UXERA  meticulously analyzed the existing infrastructure and proposed a brand new state of the art HD automation system based on Harmonic Video Delivery platform combined with QuickEdge automation.

A fully integrated automated workflow across ingest to production and archive was delivered. QuickEdge Automation’s cluster deployment ensured the customer had a system with industry leading up-time and availability.

Karthavya Value Add

Extended onsite support

Karthavya deployed round the closck onsite team to ensure that the transition to the new system is smooth and there is least effect on the business continuity.

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Data Migration:

Asset accurate migration of all media from their old setup to the new one. Detailed integrity checks were done to ensure data integrity.

The Results

A ZERO Downtime transition to an all new full HD production platform designed for higher uptime and scalability.

An automation which they can rely on for years to come.