MAP PRO Audio Receiver
Satellite and IP distribution of radio programming with local playout of programs and ads. The MAP Pro Audio Series of receiver decoders are professional are designed for satellite and IP implementations. MAP receiver decoders are fully compatible with DVB-S and DVB-S2 as well as MISTiQ Cloud™ internet distribution. All MAP receiver decoders include IDC’s Datacast XD™ for secure addressable delivery of program and ad files. The MAP is fully compatible with MISTiQ and Zero-config.
The MAP Pro Audio Series features receivers with two audio decoders and with four audio decoders. All the decoders have associated relays sufficient for an AM/FM co-location or AM/FM transmitter pair. Each audio decoder is independent of the other allowing maximum flexibility in data rates, codecs and sample rates: MPEG Layer II for existing DVB compatibility or MPEG Layer III or new High-Efficiency Advanced Audio Coding (HE-AAC) for the best audio performance at the lowest bit rate.
International Datacasting Provides New Technology to Expand Southern Cross Austereo Radio Network Satellite Distribution
Ottawa, ON – (April 27, 2021): International Datacasting Corporation (IDC)—a Novra Group company—announced that it has provided next-generation MAP Pro Audio satellite receivers and a NetManager network management subsystem to Southern Cross Austereo (SCA) for live content delivery to SCA affiliates in markets across Australia. Working with local partner Lumina Broadcast Systems Australia, IDC delivered MAP Pro Audio receivers that have been integrated into the SCA system in order to increase its broadcast reach and expand business opportunities.