RIYAH, Saudi Arabia, May 15, 2013 | Elements Systems, the Arab world’s leading next generation broadcast solutions provider, was awarded a turn-key contract by Royal International Media Division for all elements regarding bringing its first three channels on air.
The three channels are Royal Albadawiyah, focused on Arab Bedouin culture, Royal Edhak, featuring classic and popular Arabic comedy, and Royal Secrets, broadcasting informative features and documentaries in the Arabic language.
Three teams from the three business areas that Elements Systems operates in contributed to the turn-key contract. Elements Content delivered all 3D graphics executions, a content transcoding solution to normalize content for multi-screen transmission direct-to-home (DTH) broadcast and over the top (OTT) to the web, smart TVs, smart phones and tablets, and the development of video centric portals for all three channels. Ahead of the launch, Elements Broadcast designed and delivered a state of the art video ingest and playout solution compatible with DTH and IP transmission over Elements CDN. To ensure the channels operate smoothly, a team was also assigned from Elements Content for post production services and to handle the day-to-day engineering operations.
About Elements Systems (www.elementssys.com) Elements Systems operates out of the Arab world in three key broadcast market areas: content delivery networks, broadcast system integration, interactive content production. Operating in these three areas of next generation broadcasting, we deliver solutions that create real value for our clients every day, so that we can change the face of the Arab broadcast industry, one experience at a time.