Contentprobe CR1 is the 3rd generation of Contentprobe hardware technology providing recording of up to 16 programme channels within 1RU. It has dual hot-swap power supplies, dual processors and up to 8TB of hot-swap internal RAID10 fully mirrored storage. Power consumption and heat dissipation have been significantly reduced and the servers are quieter and highly resilient.

Contentprobe CR1-12

Records up to 12 video channels supplied either directly as TSoIP or via various integral input cards.

Contentprobe CR1-16

Records up to 16 video channels supplied either directly as TSoIP or via various integral input cards.

Storage options

Contentprobe CR1’s can be fitted with 2, 4, 6, or 8TB of usable, fully mirrored, RAID10 internal storage. The Contentprobe Intelligent Storage Manager can fully integrate with and manage network attached standard IT storage. As a guide 8TB will store approximately 1,200 days of material recorded at 512kbps.

Input types supported

SD TSoIP as standard. One HD TSoIP input can replace any two SD channels.
HD and SD-SDI (input card required)
Analogue composite (input card required)
FM/AM Radio (input card required)
Balanced Analogue Audio (input card required)
AES Audio (input card required)

Input card options

The CR1 models have internal slots for up to 2 input cards
4 channel video card supporting SD and HD-SDI or Composite with one audio pair per video channel.
32 channel AES audio card
8 or 16 channel FM/AM radio input card with built-in receivers
8 or 16 channel balanced analogue audio input card
The balance of channels may be input directly as TSoIP. One HD IP input can replace any two SD IP inputs.