Technology

Harmonic Debuts ‘Electra’

9/06/2005 4:28 AM Eastern

Harmonic Inc. has introduced the “DiviCom Electra 5000” multiservice-encoding platform, which allows for the simultaneous encoding of multiple channels in multiple formats.

The one-rack unit can compress MPEG-2 (Moving Picture Expert Group), MPEG-4, AVC (advanced video coding) or VC-1 (Video Codec 1).

Operators can offer picture-in-picture, personalized mosaic program guides and PC streaming.

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