aixtream

The very heart of our work is the aixtream software itself, which we also make available as installation or virtualization on other hardware devices. Since it is independent of any particular hardware platform, it is perfectly customizable to your needs and theoretically infinitely scalable. Whatever audio transmissions you need to do, aixtream is a great solution to your requirements. From RTP and SIP, over OTT streaming to DVB, aixtream can do it all.

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  • Infinitely scalable software solution
  • Best price-performance ratio relevant to almost every application
  • Available as server installation or Virtualization
  • Perfect for OTT streaming, certified by Akamai and nacamar
  • DVB playout and transcoding capabilities

Features Overview

 

  • >100 Streams
  • Opus
  • AAC
  • xHE AAC
  • mp3
  • Ogg Vorbis
  • Linear
  • AES67
  • AES/EBU
  • MADI
  • Icecast
  • HLS
  • RTMP
  • 6 -n x 64 channel I/O
  • OTT
  • DVB
  • SIP
  • Encrypt
  • Capture
  • Transcode
  • Scalable

aixtream OTT

For OTT (over-the-top) Streaming, aixtream contains everything you need to get your internet radio progran in all desired formats to all kinds of end points, whether smart phones, kitchen radios or internet browsers. AAC, Ogg and mp3 are supported and even the all-new xHE AAC. We are also especially proud of our certification by nacamar and Akamai, ensuring that our OTT streaming fulfills all requirements and is utterly reliable. It includes intuitive and comprehensive connection setup and planning, detailed monitoring options as well extensive streaming management. Everything you need for uncomplicated, versatile OTT streaming.

aixtream SIP

aixtream is a great choice for extensive RTP and SIP transmission as well. With its highly scalable number of inputs and outputs, you can be sure that however many streams you need to send or receive, aixtream has the means to do them, which makes it a perfect choice for the hub system in a larger network of streams. Extensive configuration options and widget support ensure that your connection setup and monitoring is as easy as it could be. This includes multiple features to plan and automatize connection setup and activation. Managing multiple SIp connections and account is also especially easy and fast.
Of course all standards are supported, including EBU TECH 3326 and more.

aixtream DVB

Creating fully DVB-compliant MPEG TS streams is also an option with aixtream. Whether used for an encoding or transcoding device, aixtream offers all the functionality you need to take your AES/EBU, MADI or AES67 inputs and get your MPEG TS. As a transcoder it can also receive an IceCast Stream and convert it into a compliant DVB stream as well.
As always with aixtream, configuration is easy but powerful, with all necessary setting done in a few minutes. The broad range of supported audio formats and parameters ensures that you will get the output you need.

aixtream CAPT

aixtream also offers extensive logging and audio capturing features. The inbuilt Log tracks all events in great detail and can be searched and filtered as needed. No endless searches necessary. The recording features are extensive, allowing audio files to be stored locally or externally via simultaneous upload via rsync or FTP, as well as analyzing the stored audio on the device. Optionally, the recorded files can be encrypted to maintain maximum security. This applies to the external uploads as well.
Recorded files can also be used as a source for audio transmissions as needed.

Detailed Specifications

Hardware

Hardware can be scaled as necessary for the application. This includes:

 

  • Audio I/O
  • Network I/O
  • CPU, RAM
  • Storage
  • Power Supply
  • USB Interfaces
Algorithms
  • Opus
  • MP3
  • G.722
  • Vorbis
  • Linear
  • FLAC
  • AAC LC
  • AAC HE
  • AAC xHe
Transmission Protocols
  • RTP
  • SIP
Streaming Protocols
  • IceCast
  • HLS
  • RTMP
Other Features
  • Audio Recording
  • Audio Visualization
  • Simultaneous Upload
  • Smart Control Applets
  • VPN
  • Interface Bonding + VLAN

All mentioned features in the spec might be mandatory or optional depending on product and their composition. Please aks for a quotation which will reflect such details.