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Monitor IQ™ Broadcast Monitoring System

Digital Nirvana’s broadcast monitoring solution combines signal monitoring, loudness monitoring, air-check logging, ad verification, competitive analysis and content repurposing while running on our Open Media Appliance.

All Monitor IQ systems include

  • Ability to record HD and SD in full resolution
  • Ability to record SD/HD SDI, ASI, ASI-IP, ATSC, QAM, 50 Hz, 60 Hz or DVB - T/C/S2
  • Ability to record multi-language audio/video, VANC metadata, and CC/teletext/subtitles
  • Easy-to-use interface for quick content search and retrieval
  • Compatibility with all standards-compliant web browsers: Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer, Chrome
  • No need to install ActiveX
  • Cut/clip and editing functionality for quality control, viewing, content repurposing and ad verification
  • Ability to export media to Flash, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H.264 and XDCAM

NEW Monitor IQ 4.0 features include

SmartSearch

  • Search by date, time, and channel as well as search for key words in the close caption, alert reports, as-run and traffic logs. Our Boolean search capability makes it easier to define the search by adding AND, OR, + in your search. So you can easily search for captions that contain two words - for example Clinton AND Obama. The results are all listed in a summary list with a hyperlink that takes you to the video content. With SmartSearch you can search by date, time, and channel as well as search for key words in the close caption, alert reports, as-run and traffic logs. Our Boolean search capability makes it easier to define the search by adding AND, OR, + in your search. So you can easily search for captions that contain two words - for example Clinton AND Obama. The results are all listed in a summary list with a hyperlink that takes you to the video content.

SmartAlerts

  • Alerts can customized based upon the channel, time of day, duration, and choice of error such as a missing closed caption, loss of video or audio, loudness, etc. You can now set up helpful custom profiles with specific preferences that are searchable by time, date and alarm profile. See a demo video of this feature.

Frame-Accurate Cut Clip Editing

  • Enhanced editing allows you to produce frame-accurate cut clip edits on live or previous recordings, allowing for quick turn-around when repurposing and editing content. 
See a demo video of this feature.

Transport Stream Recording

  • Allows you to record the transport stream in original format for analysis.

Improved User Interface

  • Intuitive navigation helps you work quickly and easily.

Variable Speed Playback (Option)

  • Our new Variable Speed Playback option allows for playback at speeds such as 2x, 4x, 1/2x, and -2x, for example. It enables faster operations during legal reviews, ad verification, content review and repurposing applications.
Two versions are available:
Standard logging

Monitor IQ Starter

  • Basic logging functionality
  • 30/90/360 days of low-res storage or 1/7/14 days of high-res storage
Easy to view quad screen.
Loudness monitoring for regulatory compliance.

Monitor IQ Essentials

  • Basic logging functionality
  • 30/90/360 days of low-res storage or 1/7/14 days of high-res storage
  • Compliance monitoring
  • Loudness monitoring
    • Offers measurement to the ITU BS.1770-1 and BS.1770-2 standard.
    • Provides compliance with the US CALM Act, ATSC A/85 Practice, EBU R128 and country-specific variance.
  • Web Captioning
iPad, iPhone and Android interface.
Centralized management.

Monitor IQ Options

  • iPad/iPhone/Android interface
    • Gives all employees mobile access to critical monitoring functionality
  • NAVE watermark decoding
    • Logs NAVE (Nielsen Audio Video Encoder) IDs along with broadcast content to enable effective troubleshooting and proper ad rate setting
  • Centralized management
    • Provides centralized control of multiple stations
    • Includes software to work with the centralized management server
  • Director’s audio track
    • Sync the Director's audio track with video and time-stamped metadata
    • Assists with troubleshooting newscasts and programs
    • Helps program director track verbal instructions during newscast and compare to broadcast performance
    • download the application brief
  • REST API for 3rd party development
    • Uses internet technology to build applications that integrate with broadcast workflows
    • Enables flexible development and workflow customization

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