Rascular was formed in 2001 is focused on the development of enterprise user-centric software infrastructure tools for broadcast TV facilities. These are broadly grouped into three areas.
Data Delivery: These software solutions are ideally suited to meet the increasing information demands of the broadcast TV marketplace. The applications addressed include text delivery for news updates, enterprise SMS applications including chat and comment for interactive TV, and forthcoming program promotion.
Branding Media Management: This system addresses a number of TV facility management requirements by enabling broadcasters to implement and obtain the advantages of standard IT monitoring systems for monitoring device health, generating SNMP traps, etc of broadcast hardware.
Device control: Rascular’s range of Device Control solutions address a range of TV facility requirements, and move the control broadcast hardware to new levels. Based on their extensive knowledge of broadcast remote control requirements they have developed systems that complement automation and equipment manufacturers’ control systems. Using “off the shelf” and user customisable remote control panels a variety of broadcast devices can be controlled. Remote control applications ranging from logo insertion to master control are easily configured.
Rascular’s expertise is based on a strong background in the design, development and implementation of data interfacing, monitoring/control, and media asset management systems in facilities around the world. Independence from hardware and automation vendors ensures that their solutions are optimized to meet real world needs. Their innovative approach has resulted in solutions that are used by more than 200 TV facilities, across 1500+ diverse channels worldwide.