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Systems is a global software solutions and services company catering
broadcast industry worldwide. Founded in 1989, Beehive Systems provides
innovative solutions in the areas of digital video systems, digital newsroom
solutions, automated data graphics, and custom software solutions for broadcasters.
The Beehive Systems products are 100% software-based, hardware-independent
news production tools that provide broadcasters with effective solutions
to enhance their content-delivery capabilities as well as their bottom line
at a fraction of the cost of those currently available in the marketplace.
Beehive Systems has a state-of-the-art
development center in India with team strength of about 70 professionals
and a presence in around 16 countries worldwide with sales offices in
India and the Americas. Beehive Systems has extensive knowledge of the
broadcast industry and has implemented numerous solutions for its clients
Beehive provides innovative solutions in the following areas:
Digital Video Technologies
MPEG-2 based live video transfer, vid'linkMOBILE
unique laptop-based solution for transferring superior quality video
clips over low bandwidths from the field.
Digital Newsroom Solutions
digi'newz -a cutting edge digital
newsroom solution designed to automate the entire
news production workflow..
Automated Data Graphics
fin'wiz for comprehensive business
news, isle'wiz for a flexible
24 / 7 multiple streams
and types of real-time data on the screen.
Broadcast transmission logging
Tx'log for audio / video transmission
Custom Software Solutions: Mobile2TV;
Election and Sports graphics
for delivering real-time
information to viewers. 2
of Products and Services
PC based solution for video gathering enables
collection of news clippings and video conferencing between remote sites
and central production center.The
Windows NT application uses IP multicasting technology to dispatch
MPEG video stream across leased lines and satellite links. The MPEG encoder
meets the most
demanding requirements to provide a 24 x 7 hour operation. PAL / NTSC
formats are supported at screen resolutions ranging from MPEG-1 SIF
to MPEG-2 full D-1.
Systems vid'linkMOBILE is a laptop-based newsgathering
product that allows journalists to transmit video and audio content
to broadcasters via a satellite phone or traditional Internet connection.
vid'linkMOBILE offers both "Live"
as well as "Store & Forward" (S&
F) transmission modes. Facilitated by an advanced video codec,
Beehive vid'linkMOBILE S& F is unique
in its ability to transmit high quality video over low bandwidth allowing
for transmissions 70% faster than other compression standards. vid'linkMOBILE
Live software can be used for delivering
rush videos live from the scene of action as the news breaks out. It delivers
MPEG-4 video in real-time, over low bandwidths
using a notebook PC connected to Inmarsat satellite phone/ ISDN. Armed
with only a camera, laptop and satellite phone, broadcasters can deploy
an agile field of reporters who will decrease time-to-air, cover more
ground and significantly increase a stations ability to be first-to-air
Systems digi'newz is a cutting edge digital
newsroom solution designed to automate the entire news production
workflow. It is a fully integrated solution based on standard IT components
that enable media producers to remotely
collaborate in mission critical broadcast news operations.
With its open
and scalable architecture, digi'newz adds performance and flexibility
to video assets management in a productive, and cost-effective manner.
Tx'log is a cost effective solution for disk-based
recording of video signal with multiple web-based
modules for remote browse and search. Tx'log allows the logged
video to be viewed on any standard PC using a web browser application
like Internet Explorer. All recordings are segmented and indexed with
automatically and made available for remote
browsing immediately. The channels are named during installation and can
be referred to when searching for relevant
video. On selecting channel, date, metadata on a HTML based search page,
the system displays relevant clips logged and plays the relevant segment.The
clip duration can range from 15 seconds to 30 minutes.
isle'wiz is a high-quality, cost-effective graphics
content creation and automation solution designed to enrich broadcasts
by utilizing streaming data feeds to automatically create graphical content.
The benefit for isle'wiz users lies
in its ability to automatically translate data from news feeds into graphics
rich broadcast content that updates
as news breaks. Fully
customizable from both a graphics and content standpoint, isle'wiz provides
with the ability to continually provide breaking news with a minimal investment.
Users can quickly create high-end graphic templates,
easily link the graphic elements to live data sources
data from wire, news, sports, web and other data feeds, plan the
screen layout and set the sequence for appearance of on-air information.Isle'wiz
also allows reporters at remote locations to submit news flashes through
a web-based input module.
The automated business graphics application
fin'wiz provides broadcasters with the benefit of real-time
financial information expressed in graphics. Automated interface between
large relational databases used by financial
broadcasters and broadcast graphics and video systems. The product provides
for live graphics and tables; market key index bugs; stock ticker displays;
interfaces to data sources using various hardware interfaces (dial-up/
wire feed, socket based, etc.)
Events & Election Graphics
Beehive has provided this solution to some leading broadcast channels
including CTV, Doordarshan and Eenadu TV.
Additionally, Beehive Systems has also proven capabilities in delivering
Interactive Voice Response (IVR) based solutions to gather and provide
real time information and have integrate IVR with its real-time on-air
Sports Graphics Automation
with content management of statistical data of matches and players, Beehive
Systems Ltd. also provide teams for live sports events. The on-site team
does data collection, provides analysis, and graphics generation for live
events. The solution includes scoring system interfaces for control of
live graphics systems as well as interfaces
for scoring databases. The application can be used for various sports
-soccer, tennis, cricket etc.
The Mobile2TV solution allows Interactivity to be built into television
programs. Its usage extends from opinion polls,
games, jukebox, chat to collation of results
of events such as election. The solution helps broadcasters develop a
distinct identity by letting their viewers interact on live television.
Beehive Systems has
developed Mobile2TV solutions for clients like MTV, SPH MediaWorks, Sony
Set Max, Aajtak, to name a few.
Clientele to name few