External Interfaces


Automation System Interface

  • Two-way interfacing (Final Log export/As run Log Import). Support various formats like xml, txt, lst etc
  • Provide seamless Play-list generation and Log Reconciliation for Billing
  • Real time integration with News Room automation system
  • Interface to all leading automation systems
  • Provide BXF compliant log to automation
  • Supports primary (TC) as well as secondary (NTC) events

Accounting Interface

  • Posting of Accounts Receivable data to any legacy Finance/Accounting systems
  • Information to produce Spot Invoice, Tax Invoice & Credit Notes
  • Providing back-end Collection control
  • Agency Credit Limit tracking based on Outstanding from accounting system
  • Posting of Accounts Payable data for Program purchases

MAM interface

  • Share content metadata between Gen21 and MAM system via web service
  • Capture status of ingest and provide the list of the files or material required to be ingested to or deleted from system
  • Web service to import segmentation information directly from MAM
  • Save time codes and share new time codes when there are content duration changes
  • Alerts on Ingestion status and content changes
  • All data interchange facilitated through standard XML based exchange formats

EPG interface

  • Upload schedule information from Channel Provider to Gen21
  • Export Schedule data from Gen21 as an input to EPG systems for PayTV/Cable operations
  • Provide configurable file formats for data exchange to cater to differences among Satellite channels
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