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IP Distribution Monitoring Probe, GigE/ASI TS-Monitoring


The VB12 is the most portable GigE broadcast monitoring and measurement platform available. Featuring both optical and electrical GigE Ethernet inputs, separate management port and both ASI input and output.


  • 1x 10/100/1000T Mbps Ethernet port
  • 1x SFP GigE port
  • 1x 10/100/1000T Mbps Ethernet management port
  • 1x ASI Input and 1x ASI output port
  • Ruggedized chassis
  • Built-in 100-240VAC PSU
  • Built-in USB to RS232 converter
  • Concurrent analysis of 10 services – expandable to 50
  • Full real-time ETSI TR 101 290 alarming and analysis (Pri 1, 2, 3) for each enabled input (multiple available for Ethernet input)
  • Configurable round-robin functionality for each ETSI TR 101 290 analysis engine
  • Conforms to both DVB and ATSC specifications
  • Table and descriptor parsing of PSI/SI and PSIP presented as table summary and full table breakdown (including hex dump)
  • Bitrate monitoring and alarming (TS, service and PID level)
  • Monitoring of vital CA parameters
  • Compare view for comparison of transport streams and services across different interfaces
  • Sophisticated threshold template system for detailed alarm handling control at transport stream, service and component level
  • Alarm triggered recording of a multicast/unicast or selectable service from any enabled input
  • RDP of transport stream or selected service from any enabled input
  • OTT/ABR monitoring option features constant checking of HLS, Smooth Streaming, HDS, MPEG-DASH and RTMP Streams
  • Searchable alarm lists
  • Built-in web-based management with access control
  • Intuitive GUI using patented visualization techniques for ease of system overview: microETR and MediaWindow
  • Optional central management via VideoBRIDGE Controller server
  • Eii External Integration Interface for easy integration into any 3rd party NMS system using well-documented SNMP or XML commands
  • SNMP multi-destination trapping
  • Compatible with Cisco VAMS/CMM
  • NTP client functionality (RFC2030)
  • DHCP client support (RFC2131)
  • Remote software and license upgradable

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