As middle Tennessee’s only C-Band and Ku-Band satellite uplink facility, Skyway Studios is in the unique position of offering content playout for both full-time and occasional services with both domestic and international distribution with transmission by satellite, dedicated fiber, over the Internet or in any combination.

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NETWORK ORIGINATION

Multi-channel broadcast automation system

Multi-channel HD broadcast servers

Robotic LTO data tape content archive library

Robust archive management and library caching system

Master Control switcher and video/audio processing for each channel

Multiple compliance logging systems

Multiple automated file transcoding systems

192-input Multi-Viewer System with multiple displays

225KVA main UPS system

Dual Caterpillar 1.75MW emergency power generators

FM-200 Clean Agent fire suppression system

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VIDEO FIBER AND INTERNET DISTRIBUTION:

Multiple full-time inbound and outbound local loops with two vendors and separate diverse fiber paths

DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL DIVERSE PATH VIDEO FIBER CONNECTIVITY BY EITHER LEVEL3/VYVX OR THE SWITCH TO VIRTUALLY ANY NETWORK, MAJOR CABLE, SATELLITE UPLINK OR TELEVISION FACILITY AS WELL AS MANY CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS AND EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

Robust Gigabit Internet Connectivity

Satellite Distribution & Teleport:

Four 9-meter C-Band antennas fed by redundant C-Band up-converters and transmitter chains

Two 8.1 meter Ku-Band antennas fed by redundant Ku-Band up-converters and transmitter chains

Multiple receive only antennas

375KVA main UPS system

Distributed backup UPS systems for mission critical services

750KW Caterpillar emergency power generator