Bordeaux, France, October 2019 – CONNECT, a software technology company that develops and commercializes a Monitoring and Control (M&C) platform for modern broadcasters and media powerhouses, is selected by Radio Difuzni Centar (RDC), the national broadcast service provider in Montenegro, to oversee its range of Radio and TV equipment.
Submitted to a call for tender through its local partner SIPA d.o.o., a media and broadcast supplier for audio/video solutions, CONNECT’s solution, KYBIO Media was selected for the replacement of RDC’s legacy monitoring system. Radio Difuzni Centar oversees a large number of Transmitters from Rohde & Schwarz but also Ecreso FM transmitters, Elti transmitter and ECOS changovers , Dektec converters, APT Codecs. With its growing number of equipment to monitor across 112 sites in Montenegro, RDC was looking for a powerful yet easy to use software solution that would simplify the supervision of this very large and complex infrastructure.
“We are delighted that our KYBIO Media solution meets the needs of such a well-respected institution and key player in the Broadcast landscape of Montenegro. Our platform offers, across a single, unified and intuitive web interface, the full set of modules RDC users need to efficiently monitor, manage, and control all their connected equipment across the country. The User Experience and overall ease-of-use were key adoption factors that helped launch the complete solution into production in a matter of a few weeks.” Said Mathieu Yerle, Director of Sales and Product Strategy at CONNECT.
“Our evaluation led us to select the KYBIO Media software from CONNECT to replace our legacy monitoring system. We were impressed by the flexibility and scalability of KYBIO Media with its unique network scanning and auto-discovery features that greatly helped speed up the deployment time. We really appreciate the software ability to handle large and complex data sets while presenting a simple and contextual user interface to our users. The CONNECT team was also instrumental in turning such a complex migration project into a success.” added Ljiljana Bracanovic-Nikolic, Head of Engineering at RDC.
In more detail, KYBIO is composed of a unique combination of modules enabling users to:
- Visualize in real-time the statuses and key metrics of all sites and equipment in dynamic and explorable dashboards
- Maximize their equipment uptime thanks to real-time alarms, notifications, time-based reporting and root cause analysis
- Save time for operations with time management features, event resolution tracking, and advanced control for remote actions over connected equipment with industry standard protocols
- Make actional insights by aggregating data from multiple equipment and locations, then transforming that data into comprehensible, visual insights and reports.
CONNECT is a software technology company that develops and commercializes an Enterprise Monitoring & Control software (M&C) serving media, broadcast, and connected industries. With its innovative solution, CONNECT empowers its customers with a simpler, more efficient M&C to improve the service quality and total cost of ownership of their IP-enabled equipment and facilities. Headquartered in Mérignac (Bordeaux), France, and with a Sales office in the US, CONNECT is a solid team of experts along with an important distributor network to offer local assistance to its customers across the globe. CONNECT is a WorldCast Group company.