Blog Description

Top Emerging Trend in Playout Automation & Channel-in-a-Box

Playout automation and channel

ICT | Nov, 2017

Channel-in-a-Box is a turnkey playout server solution for broadcasting a private TV channel and which can be accessible in SD or HD. It coordinates to every component that is expected to keep a channel on-air. The outcome can be SDI or IP streaming and appropriate for applications including web TV, broadcast TV and digital TV.

With expanding consistency, multichannel video administrators are trying different things with better approaches to convey programming and dispatch new channels with minimal measure of capital cost and time.

The present low-edge financial matters and very focused environment directs it. This has prompted the rise of the channel-in-a-box classification: a 1RU or 2RU framework that is fundamentally a video server on steroids. They offer the capacity to consequently playout prearranged clips, insert commercials at exactly right time, adjust audio levels at right time and network ID Logos arrangements and graphics.

Another similarly critical advantage has been to help playout offices around the globe move their SD operations to the HD world cost-adequately and include new highlights effortlessly. Beginning worries about reliability have likewise been overwhelmed with the most recent age of server technology and programming.

Perceiving the business potential, today there are so many organizations that offer automated channel playout devices. All give the advantages of simple operational devices   with fewer user interfaces to improve efficiency, low cost and low power consumption.

Playout automation and channel-in-a-box advancements helps to trimming, manage scheduling, blending, and SD to HD transformation, alongside enhancing designs and quality of content. The playout automation & channel-in-a-box market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 16% over the next five years. These solutions improve channel presentation, ease operational difficulties and reduce cost of operations.

Considering the increase in the number of private channels globally, the broadcasters are shifting their emphasis to highly advanced playout automation & channel-in-a-box solutions.

Some of the leading players in the Global Playout Automation & Channel-in-a-Box market are Pebble Beach Systems, Cinegy LLC, Playbox Technology, Florical Systems, Snell Limited, Harmonic Inc, Evertz Microsystems Ltd, Imagine Communications Corp., Grass Valley USA LLC, Pixel Power Ltd. etc.

Growth of Media and Entertainment Industry is affecting the playout automation & channel-in-a-box market:

According to U.S. Department of Commerce and International Trade Administration latest publication, Augmented and virtual reality has not only become the latest trend in the videogame industry, but also on television, in movies, online, and in other nonentertainment sectors.

The department also stated that the consumers want fast access to media and entertainment in today’s fast-moving world. Not only this but not only content but also the technology platform matters equally. Consumers try to find meaningful content. 



Download sample report:

According to International Trade Administration, the four sector which are in the top market report are:

·         Filmed Entertainment

·         Music

·         Publication

·         Video Games

Filmed Entertainment refers to film production, video on demand and traditional television. Moviegoing is extremely popular in countries such as Brazil, China and India and in the more developed markets. There is a levelling off for box office receipts as consumers also opt to view movies on personal devices in addition to visiting movie theatres.

United States- to hold the industry:

The United States filmed entertainment industry enjoys a healthy relationship with Canada. Canada’s filmed entertainment market is expected to grow at a CAGR 1.9% from 2015 and 2019 i.e. from $3.1 to $3.4 billion.

Customers are asking for content ondemand over different stages. There is additionally a dissimilarity between interest for French versus English dialect content, which warrants advance investigation and could flag great development open doors for U.S. content makers of English taped diversion if they focus on the correct market fragment. The Canadian government requires 60 percent of broadcast substance to be Canadian, and Canadian supporters must burn through 30 percent of their incomes on Canadian projects.

Top 7 Media & Entertainment Export & Licensing Market

United States                                                Brazil                                                   Mexico

China                                                              Germany                                             India


The growing media & entertainment industry globally and increasing demand for quality of content delivered to the audiences drives the Global Playout Automation & Channel-in-a-Box market. Due to the increasing adoption of playout automation software and solutions, in 2016, the news section enlisted the biggest market share in the industry. The broadcasters are mainly focusing upon channel broadcasting and playout automation solutions as it saves costs and integrates diverse functionalities. 

Relevant blogs

All About Architectural Lighting: Types, Applications, Growth and Top Companies 24 Jun, 2024

In the world of architecture, lighting plays a pivotal role in enhancing the aesthetic appeal, functionality, ...

Top 10 Companies in Ed-Tech Market Worldwide19 Jun, 2024

Education technology, often abbreviated as Ed-Tech, has witnessed explosive growth over the past decade, ...

How Risk Analytics Is The Key Behind Successful Businesses: Exploring Its Potential12 Jun, 2024

In the fast-paced world of business, understanding and effectively managing risks is paramount. Risk ...

Top 8 Ammunition Manufacturing Companies: Ammunition in the 21st Century05 Jun, 2024

The global market size of Small Caliber Ammunition (for reference) is projected to increase with a CAGR of ...

Animation Market in India: A Billion Dollar Boom30 May, 2024

The animation industry has experienced a significant boom over the past 20 years, driven by a combination of ...

AI Revolution in Indian Agriculture: Boosting Yields, Empowering Farmers30 May, 2024

In the vast expanse of India's agricultural landscape, where over 50% of the population is directly engaged ...


Request your query

Letters are not case-sensitive