This document is intended for existing Actus customers, with systems running older
It describes the main improvements introduced by Actus in version 5.6, which will
gradually be distributed to all customers under support agreements during 2014.
Some of the features in version 5.6 only interest customers who are recording TS
It is intended as a brief description. If you require more technical information and
precise specifications, please contact [email protected]
TS new features
|In case of channels from IPTS recorded asis, the display names of the channels in the UI can be picked up automatically from the IPTS.
|Auto Extract EPG
|In case of channels from IPTS recorded asis, the EPG can be extracted from the IPTS.
|Auto Audio S/T
|Capability to pick up and insert automatically, the new audio language and
subtitles once they are added in to a particular channel in TS.
|Issue alert on NIC
|Send SNMP alert when there is no TS
|Automation UI in IP changes||Allowing customer to change some parameters of the IPTS in a new config
user interface. Saves the need to call Actus support. For example channel
name, or IP address.
|Adding support for Audio bitrates from 64Kbps to 128Kbps.|
More Teletext input
|Adding support for Teletext recording
|Shortcut 2 sec
|When hitting this key, segment video goes 2 sec back and starts playing
|Save Image||A button that allows “Print Screen” and output Frame image in Jpeg file.|
|Adds support for manual marking of speech time, or logo appearance time, or
any event time measurement. Can be used for controlling politicians speech
time before elections.
|Teletext Search||Adds support for searching keywords from the Teletext input|
|Support for channels that are recorded from different Time Zones.
The overlay at recording time can have a different clock than the server clock
|Time display per
|Each channel can now display the time from its own time zone.
In the UI – you can specify for each user if to display the timecode in its local
time and not server time
|Field for country
and source [Option]
|Adding new fields in the Metadata database. For “country” and “Source”.
Other fields can be added “on demand”, [Optional]