Soliton and Canon partner to offer new Ultra-Compact H.265 Live Mobile Broadcasting Solution

Systems integrator Palma Technology is working with partners Soliton Systems and Canon to offer new live broadcasting solutions combining the Soltion Zao-S H.265 hardware encoder and a variety of Canon professional cameras in the US and Latin America. The Soliton Zao-S is the world’s smallest mobile H.265 hardware encoder enabling reliable HD live video streaming over 3G/4G/Wifi networks.  Zao-S been deployed by global broadcasters and public safety organizations to provide reliable high-quality H.265 live video streaming with low latency.

The integration with Canon XF205 and MM100-WS cameras provides a cost-effective  mobile video streaming solution with a high degree of reliability.  The equipment is ideal for domestic or international live events, mobile content creation, journalism, live interview and drone applications.  Soliton’s proprietary RASCOW load balancing technology facilitates reliable video contribution practically anywhere, even in remote locations and challenging bandwidth environments.

The Zao-S encoder and Canon integration is an ultra-lightweight and streamlined broadcasting solution offering the smallest form factor on the market.  Ready for any challenging live video application, connect to cameras, body strap, vechiles, helmets, and drones for immediate live HD streaming.  The new Canon MM100-WS is a modular camera system allowing attachment of lenses, and batteries. Offering good low-light sensitivity, full HD resolution and electronic image stabilization, the MM100-WS is an excellent solution for content creation professionals and Public Safety applications.

Palma Technology has been collaborating with partner Foccus Digital to integrate the Zao-S H.265 encoder and versatile Canon XF205 for a variety of broadcast operations in southern Brazil.  Extremely compact and robust the equipment is in operation daily as a cost-effective alternative for live broadcasting, journalism, and remote sports production. “This innovative new H.265 mobile video live streaming solution greatly expands content creation possibilities with the latest H.265 mobile encoder technology, broadcast quality cameras and high-end audio, said Robert Houghtaling.  “By combining these high-performance Japanese technologies, we are providing video professionals with maximum quality, portability and affordability.”

About Soliton Systems:

Soliton Systems, headquartered in Japan with offices in Europe, USA and China, manufacture a range of mobile video streaming, video encoding and security products. Its flagship product, the Smart-telecaster ZAO, is in use by range of global broadcasters, news and sport production companies, and emergency service providers, for live video delivery.

Business Development at Palma Technology
System integrator for Broadcast, Live IP Video, & ATSC 3.0. Specialist in the latest technology for low latency, cloud workflows, multiplatform IP and live remote 5G broadcasting.
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