Octopus


Overview


Octopus is a cost-effective streaming solution, allowing to broadcast CBR MPEG-2/TS file over IP (UDP multicast and unicast).

This application offers different modes like loopback streaming or self-timer streaming and can perform some basic tasks like continuity counters correction, PCR/PTS restamping. It is controled by a single XML command file where every modifications lead to the software update. A simple GUI allow the user to check application status and look over the next files.

Specifications


Inputs


MPEG-2/TS file

  • Constant bitrate (CBR)
  • Big file support (> 2 Go)

XML file (Configuration)

  • Gestion liste de lecture
  • Détection des changements
  • Lecture différé

Processes


  • Continuity counters (CC) correction
  • PCR/PTS correction

Physical input


  • IP (UDP/IP, Multicast)

Output


IP interface

  • IP (UDP/IP, Multicast/Unicast)

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