Axon Digital Design Ltd
- IP & Network Distribution
- Switchers & Routing
AXON is a global leader in broadcast network infrastructure products, including the latest solutions for 4K, HDR & IP production & delivery. For more than 30 years, major broadcasters, network & service providers worldwide have trusted AXON’s pioneering & enabling technology to control & monitor operations, delivering at the highest level across live sports & news production & content distribution.
With the widest & most advanced range of powerful software & ultra-compact modular hardware systems, Axon’s award-winning solutions are open, integrated & scalable to meet the challenges at the heart of broadcast. Axon delivers fully integrated control & monitoring including IP & hybrid SDI-Ethernet environments; Video over IP Solutions including routers & multiviewers; 4K solutions including routers & multiviewers; Interfacing & Conversion; Master Control; DVB Monitoring; SCTE 104 insertion; Compliance Recording. For more information visit www.axon.tv
Axon is distributor of Utah Scientific products. Utah Scientific has been on the leading edge of advancing routing technology, and they have passed some significant milestones along the way. Utah Scientific was the first to offer a large-scale digital router and pioneered many of the features that have become commonplace in the industry today: multiformat routing, integrated A/D and D/A conversions on inputs and outputs, integrated fiber-optic conversion, and 300 megabit switching.
SMART DVB is a complete suite of tools to monitor, report and analyze live MPEG-2 and DVB transport streams. Powerful and versatile, it enables owners and operators to ensure health, conformity and quality across the complete digital distribution chain and to drive performance at the highest level.
Video and audio monitoring has never been more challenging due to the need to deliver increasingly large quantities of content in multiple formats, on multiple devices, at any time. From standalone to modular to integrated multiviewer solutions, our monitoring systems are well-suited to any baseband, IP video monitoring environment — including small-scale installations, large enterprises, truck-based broadcasting, master control rooms, production centers and cable head-ends.
AxonUHD has already brought us more pixels. The next logical step is not any additional pixels but better pixels that give a picture with more definition and, most important of all, improved colour reproduction and a higher dynamic range. Which is why the initials HDR (high dynamic range) and WCG (wide colour gamut) have been challenging those of UHD for prominence on booths at trade shows and in new TV sets advertisements.
AxonWhilst the transition to IP is inevitable for the broadcast industry, it is clear that the road ahead is not without its pitfalls and distractions along the way. Our customers and we as a manufacturer alike face a steep learning curve as we move into an IT-centric environment – addressing the challenges of different applications and format limitations head on. For those trying to navigate their way through this shifting landscape, it is not only time for a reality check but also for an agnostic solution capable of adapting to the ever-changing requirements of the industry
Cerebrum software makes the control and monitoring of a traditional or IP broadcast infrastructure easier, more efficient and cost effective than ever. Cerebrum provides comprehensive tools to configure, control, monitor and maintain products from any manufacturer within and beyond the broadcasting industry.