Transcoding of up to 6 IPTV streams

MPEG2-to-H.264  or  H.264-to-MPEG2  or  MPEG2-to-MPEG2  or  H.264-to-H.264

  • Description
  • Applications
  • Specifications


The transcoder MC-TRANS-1RU is designed for IPTV-Live Streaming applications. The transcoder is a network based transcoder and converts Multicast or Unicast streams from MPEG-2 to H.264 or from H.264 to MPEG-2. Thereby the user can set parameters like resolution, bitrate, bitrate type (CBR/VBR) or GOP structure (Group of Picture). Also the up- or down-scaling from HD to SD formats is supported.


  • Transcoding of existing IPTV streams into streams with modified stream parameters
  • On-the-fly conversion of the used video codec, the bitrate, the resolution and the GOP structure, etc.
  • On-the-fly modification of framerate is possible at H.264 : Transrating
  • Transmission and receipt of unicast/multicast streams is possible
  • Supports MPEG-2 SD/HD, H.264 SD, MPEG-1 Layer 2 Audio or AC-LC at input and output
  • All output streams are ISO/IEC compliant transport streams
  • The configuration settings can be stored
  • Text-, Time- and Logo insertion is possible
  • Flash format in combination with Wowza server


The Transcoder unifies high performance, in a compact design for commercial, institutional and industrial applications:

  • IPTV LIVE-Transcoding
  • Broadcast/TV Distribution over IP for company and business TV
  • Security/Surveillance/Monitoring/Public Safety
  • Medical/Corporate/Military/Industrial-Training
  • Education/Distance Learning/Tele-Teaching
  • Finance/Brokerage Television
  • Legal/Legislative Communications
  • News/Sports/Advertising Agencies – Air/Rail station advertising
  • Manufacturing/Process Monitoring
  • Web streaming in Flash format

MC-TRANS-1RU - H.264 and MPEG-2 Multichannel Transcoder


Chassis:  19“, 1 RU, Appliance
Dimensions:  43x482x407 mm (HxWxD)
Weight:   6,15 kg
LCD-Display:  2-spaced Display, Power-Switch, Reset-Switch
Power Supply:  200 Watt PSU
CPU:   Intel XEON
Network:  2x Gigabit LAN, 1000 Base-TX, RJ45