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Munich 27-Oct-2017

Successful Dolby certification of the R&S PRISMON audio/video monitoring and multiviewer solution from Rohde & Schwarz

R&S PRISMON, the software-based monitoring and multiviewer solution from Rohde & Schwarz, has passed all Dolby Laboratories certification tests. Dolby is a leading manufacturer of audio codecs.

R&S PRISMON has passed all Dolby Laboratories certification tests.
R&S PRISMON has passed all Dolby Laboratories certification tests.

R&S PRISMON enables broadcasters and streaming service providers to monitor a wide variety of media formats with resolutions up to UHD/4K. Dolby Laboratories has now comprehensively and successfully tested and approved the system for decoding Dolby Digital Plus and Dolby E codecs. R&S PRISMON was evaluated for the following features: support of all defined audio channel configurations up to 7.1, web browser user interface, input via ASI transport stream and SDI, display of Dolby metadata.

Dolby E is a digital audio encoding and decoding technology. It is used by broadcasters and in post production to transfer and store audio material. Dolby Digital Plus is a multichannel audio system. It was specifically designed for high-definition television (HDTV), HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc, and for encoding multichannel media for streaming, on-demand and download services.

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Rohde & Schwarz

The Rohde & Schwarz technology group is among the trailblazers when it comes to paving the way for a safer and connected world with its leading solutions in test & measurement, technology systems, and networks & cybersecurity. Founded more than 85 years ago, the group is a reliable partner for industry and government customers around the globe. On June 30, 2020, Rohde & Schwarz had around 12,300 employees worldwide. The independent group achieved a net revenue of EUR 2.58 billion in the 2019/2020 fiscal year (July to June). The company is headquartered in Munich, Germany.

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