Barnfind brings World Cup to China
CHINA: Barnfind Technologies has announced that a Chinese TV station/service provider has been using its multi-functional transport platform to bring World Cup 2014 coverage to over 200 million Chinese viewers.
‘The Barnfind products have been performing flawlessly and our client is very happy with the platform’s technical advantages,’ said Mr Chen of Tian Bang, a partner of master distributor SkyDigita. ‘The Chinese Broadcast/Telecom authorities are so impressed that they have certified and approved the series and Barnfind is now a value-added supplier that can operate across China.’
The system used is based on a series of the manufacturer’s frames and includes several muxes, many different SFPs for HD, Ethernet, HDMI and other signal formats.
‘This project has been a successful co-operation between Barnfind Norway, our Chinese partners and the TV Station/broadcast service provider in South China,’ added Arild Skieggerud.