Marsis Playout - Web, Cloud, MCR

Automated Playout 4K / HD / SD / IP
Web Playout, Virtualized, Cloud & Master Control!



Marsis Playout, has standalone and server client versions. Web Playlist Control, Windows and Mac clients as well as Mobile apps available. Multi-Channel Automated Playout with Streaming support has wide range of file format compatibility. Marsis Playout has easy to use interface for operators designed for both monitoring and managing the Playout Operation. Multi Counters, Playlist Tab, Hot Keys and Live Preview are some of the features.

Full Control & Monitoring over the web with Graphics & Streaming

Marsis Playout automation has web client with full feature set of desktop client. New technology allows operators to drag and drop content, make playlist as well as monitor Video Server output in the preview window. Marsis Web Client can limit access to each and every channel along with content based on user permission. This unique feature offers option to rent single server to multiple customer in secure and safe environment. Every user will access their own content and playlist. Admin of the system has full control of the settings and monitoring of the entire system

Single Maintenance Point

Marsis Playout is designed for Multi Playout operation. System can be managed and maintained from single seat as well as from each playout channel client. Engineers can change almost every setting from single server.  All in/out settings, streaming parameters, users, user permissions as well as media directory and all other engineering settings can be adjusted from Utility Manager.  

8 HD Channel Playout in One Box with Graphics & Streaming

Marsis Playout automation can play 8 full HD channels with graphics and streaming. Customers can access video server via web, windows or mac clients with full control.  Monitoring multiple channels at the same time from multiple seat with user permission is also supported. Operators can distribute clients on different screens for monitoring and control all 8 channels preview as well as playlists. Multi-Channel Marsis Playout has flexible operation modes to fit all broadcaster’s needs. Some features such as Play-Cue mode is specially designed for studio operations. In the user interface couners are visible such selected media duration, playlist end time, total duration, playlist played. current media played and remaining and more.. 

Media Explorer

Marsis Playout automation have simple, easy to use, drag-and-drop interface which makes playout operations smooth and easy. System is designed for 24/7/365 automated file playback operations with live input and internal – external events. Marsis Playout has built in Media Explorer where all video files are already analized and all media properties can be displayed in the Media Trimmer window. All media and playlist files are stored in database so they are accesible from any client. All Windows, Web, Mac and Mobile apps connect to the same database in order to sync all clients at once. In case of any failure, system can be controlled any other client where its left. 

Playlist Settings

Playlist Tab allows operators to manage upcoming daily, normal and sub playlists. XML based playlist makes 3rd party integrations easy for traffic systems and gathering EPG data. Marsis Playlist Manager is also essential tool where playlist conversion and file copy / move happens at the background based on watch folders. Playlist Manager starts coping files from the first item in the playlist and checks if media is present in the destination folder to avoid double copy. Operators can also monitor upcoming daily playlists. Playout users can see Playlist Start Time, Playlist Duration and Current Playlist Location at first glance. In this tab, it's also possible to enable Play-Cue mode with First Frame or Last Frame pause option, select playlist insertion method as Add or Insert and Normal Playlist or Sub Playlist. Marsis Playout can also Play separate Audio and Video files in the the same playlist.

Live Inputs - SDI / IP / NDI

Marsis Playout can have HD/SD SDI , IP, NDI and WebRTC inputs for LIVE events. System can mix SD and HD feeds as input signal source. Multiple input capability eliminates the Video Router from the workflow. Automated playout software allows to schedule LIVE events with different source and durations. These LIVE events can be assigned as button in the Hot Keys section described below for instant access. In the user interface operators can preview Audio & Video LIVE source before switching.

Streaming Included

Marsis Playout automation have built in Streaming Encoder for each channel. These streaming outputs can be increased by adding Marsis Streamer License in order to send stream to multiple destinations such as RTMP to web server and UDP for IP multi-viewer. Marsis Playout can stream directly to most of the CDN companies as well as YouTube, UStream, Justin.TV and Akamai. It's also possible to stream Wowza and Adobe Media Server for distribution with any 3rd party encoder or application. Streaming output can be used for monitoring purposes in the same building or remote playout operations

Media Trimmer

Marsis Media Trimmer is standard tool comes in the Playout for cutting head and tail of the any selected video. Trimmer window allows operators to monitor audio and set in - out points for playback. Partial segment for commercial breaks. These are non-destructive play in-out points which can be modified anytime. It's possible to move frame by frame for most accurate trimming points. In the Playlist system shows original and trimmed duration. Media Trimmer can change field orders, allows audio level adjustment even basic color correction of the selected content

Built in Title Manager in Standalone Version

Marsis Standalone version comes with Title Manager in Playout for basic graphics playback. Static Image, Text, Roll, Crawl, Animations and Clock are supported in Title Manager. Multi-Layer Title tool can handle as many as graphic objects system resources allows. Marsis Data Provider included data management tool can pull data from RSS / XML and twitter. Title Manager can also insert graphics between texts in the ticker.

Hot Keys

Marsis Playout has hot keys which can be expanded up to 100 buttons. These buttons can be assigned for events such as Live, Logo / CG, Media File, Playlist. Note, Stop Event, Stop Cue Event and Jump to Events. Hot Keys can work in two way: Insert or Execute. When Execute mode selected operator instantly fire Hot Key Events. Insert mode is chosen when assigned events should be added to playlist as secondary events. Operators can assign frequently used  Events for faster access.