OCTO-IP RDS Routing Server

RDS data multiplexer for RDS networks

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OCTO-IP RDS Routing Server is a versatile router allowing multiple, different kinds of inputs to be routed to your network of RDS encoders using TCP/IP. It provides a convenient way to have your complete network situation under control at a glance. The router is also targeted to run in failsafe environments as a service, fitting into many reliable infrastructures demanded by broadcasters.

  • Centralization of inputs and outputs of the RDS data streams
  • Support of multiple protocols like standard UECP 6.01, handling of GPIOs and different kinds of Microsoft Message Queues
  • Redundant GPIO hardware support
  • Transmit station support with spare encoder for failsafe operation
  • Allows easy routing from inputs to outputs by defining human readable names for sets of encoders
  • Comprehensive logging for all type of protocols
  • Special treatment of traffic announcements and emergency warnings over PTY31
  • Optional available with RDS Encoder Check:
    • Alive check of the complete network
    • Unattended self-healing possible in case of difficulties
    • SNMP alarm support for fast signaling of network problems

Datasheet for OCTO-IP Server (PDF, 342KB)