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Marina Lite

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Drawing on the strengths of the widely adopted Marina enterprise level automation platform, Marina Lite delivers best of breed functionality at an entry-level price. A robust and resilient solution, it is designed to control legacy products and platforms as well as emerging solutions such as channel-in-a-box technologies within video, IT and hybrid infrastructures. The system is scalable from 1 to 6 channels and can have an unlimited number of clients, and each configuration is available as a fully redundant version.

Advanced Control Functionality:

Marina Lite features a sophisticated and configurable control layer, with the capability for a single client to control up to 6 channels. The operator has clear visibility of multi-channel operations, and a direct desktop view of playout and ingest monitoring. Custom user privileges and desktop layouts can be set to minimise operator error and optimise the user experience.

‘Smartlist’ Playlist Technology and Validation:

Marina Lite features enterprise-level playlist intelligence and validation. Tools for the control of highly reactive channels – with frequent late scheduling changes and multiple event types, multiple classifications, different start and end types, and over-running or under-running events – mean that all channel types and playout scenarios are catered for. And every event is automatically and continuously checked for availability and timing issues to safeguard your smooth playout.

Scalable as your business grows:

We understand that a broadcaster’s requirements change. If your channel architectures expand to encompass control of many more third-party devices, or you need to add extra channels, we can offer an upgrade path to our full Marina enterprise level solution. As both systems use the same user interface there is no need to retrain your operators or change your methods of working.