Custom-designed and built in 2007, the facility is located a stone’s throw from Central London
The Centre offers a complete solution for the production and distribution across the internet of both live events and broadcast channels. Capture, routing and delivery production infrastructures are entirely digital, guaranteeing exceptional quality at high bit-rates and improved quality at high-compression, low bit-rates. The data centre has full fire suppressant and cooling systems and is alarmed with instant security response.
Satellite reception includes steerable 2.4m Ku and C-Band antennae in addition to many fixed 1–1.8m dishes. High-stability LNBs are fitted for critical services and full decryption facilities are available.
From 24/7 news to one-off corporate, sports for music events, global reach can be assured through relationships with 3 global Content Distribution Networks (CDNs) via solid, redundant connectivity. Live commentary is also available on site, adding significant value to live events.
Below is a simple live coverage and production workflow.