XENTAURIX Cloud Service
Online TV / Radio / Video and Broadcast Recording
Our XENTAURIX Cloud Platform aims at the needs of broadcasters, media authorities and monitoring companies, press offices, news, marketing and advertising agencies. They need easy, fast and very cost efficient tools to perform their workflows. Also, they want almost instant access to functionalities such as recording and logging of linear and online TV and radio as well as audio and video streams. Be it for plain broadcast and verification recordings, for generating clips or specific content analysis. Customers select the broadcast stations or webstreams they want to monitor and our cloud-based system records the audio and video content along with all available metadata in either timed or continuous mode. The recording process is conform to applicable laws governing the duplication of content and copyrights. The recordings are accessed and streamed to devices such as PCs, notebooks, tablets or smartphones with HTML5 compliant browsers. All recorded material and generated clips can be searched and analyzed. Bookmarks can also be added for better searchability. All recordings can be stored longer than 30 days.
Recording of Streams
Livestreams from Web-TV and Web-Radio stations can just as easy be stored, processed and analyzed as live video streams of all kinds of events such as trainings, conferences or long-term video surveillance. Features like panoramic views or the quality of recordings up to HD are customizable.
Save on Costs using our XENTAURIX Cloud Service!
No need for costly and complex onsite systems with receivers, signal distribution and storage server. Free your IT-staff for other strategic tasks and save on energy consumption. Save your company the investment cost as well as maintenance or any other operating costs incurred by an onsite system. Adding or removing TV, radio or video channels is possible at any time. Most common features are being updated and added to your account as they become available. Other features can be booked to add even more value and functionalities. If your company doesn’t need the service anymore, simply notify us and the service will stop after an agreed period of time.
A feature called video fingerprinting enables an automatic search for same and similar content helping your company to detect specific content in selected TV channels. This feature can be used to detect copyright infringements or commercials or any other specified content in order to initiate specific actions.
Likewise, our audio fingerprinting tool can be used for automatic music recognition in TV, radio and other streams containing audio signals accessing a music fingerprint library with well over 40 million titles.
Analysis of TV Rating Figures
Of special interest to TV broadcasters is a deep and informative analysis of TV ratings. Our XENTAURIX Cloud offers this tool and provides clear overviews and detailed information on station and target group comparisons as well as audience spread, affinity, audience flow analytics from one TV station to another. Data collected by GfK, Gallup and TNS are automatically imported and processed by our XENTAURIX system. Clear and concise diagrams and views help to present TV quote histories. They can be shown in realtime, fast forward and backward mode. Up to 6 video players can be used in conjunction with the viewership analysis diagrams, allowing a combined comparison of TV recordings with their respective TV rating figures.
TV Search Engines, Video Clips and Storyboard
Our full-text search allows to search, find and play recorded program content accurate to the second. It is very easy to create video clips and to combine, store and export them. The search can be run across all or selected channels as well as across defined periods. A storyboard with thumbnail previews can be displayed while play-back is running. It can also be shown in full-screen mode. The combination of multiple TV channels on one screen allows for a clear and tidy broadcast content comparison and is optimal for searching, TV monitoring and TV competition analysis.
We supply you with live and catch up TV streams including all metadata. HTML and Web-APIs are provided for customer specific integrations.
We provide an HTML5 player for serving mobile video queries via smartphones and tablets of any manufacturer. We certainly can create customer-specific multiscreen user interfaces, should this be required.
XENTAURIX Cloud Data Centre
Our Video Cloud-Data Centre is equipped with several satellite dishes for the reception of TV channels from Europe and the Middle East. The data center has a redundant >20Gbit/s connection to the Internet.