Harmonic's Rhozet media transcoding technology has been selected by ITN. Rhozet Carbon Coder is being used by ITN for the transcoding and packaging of news and other multiplatform content to a wide range of customers around the globe.
ITN delivers broadband content through a wide variety of outlets, including Vodafone, MSN, Yahoo!, Orange, T-Mobile, Mirror Group, Virgin Media, Telegraph Group, YouTube and Bebo, and its own online newsroom. The increasing amount of content to be distributed to a growing number of destinations prompted ITN to select Rhozet Carbon Coder, a comprehensive media transcoding solution that provides a high level of performance, control and scalability. Rhozet Carbon Coder, deployed in a multi-node “farm” configuration and working in conjunction with ITN’s in-house NeMeSys content management system, allows ITN to rapidly deliver nearly 1000 video clips each day to its mobile, broadband, IPTV and commercial archive footage clients.