Closed Caption Solutions

1490 HD CC Encoder

For closed captioning and XDS encoding, the 1490 HD Encoder Card brings the functionality of EEG’s industry standard HD480 Smart Encoder V to the openGear platform.

Like the 1RU HD480, the 1490 streamlines and integrates the Line 21/HD-VANC encoding process into one powerful solution, supporting a wide variety of powerful ancillary data software on-board. The 1490 includes connection software for EEG’S iCap™ Realtime Captioning System, and in combination with the ComCC 1250 card can provide an unprecedented level of reliable and redundant connectivity solutions.

  • iCap Secure Realtime IP Captioning System included
  • Available ComCC 1250 iCap interface card
  • Relay-bypassed 3G/HD/SD SDI master video path
  • Aux 3G/HD/SD SDI video input for data bridging
  • 3G/HD/SD SDI decoder output with built-in CEA-608 and CEA-708 monitoring
  • Live caption entry through iCap, TCP/IP, RS-232, or dial-up modem
  • Integrated audio delivery to remote captioners through iCap or ComCC
  • Web browser configuration and file transfers
  • GPI relocation of closed captioning to protect mandated emergency crawls
  • Full command set compatibility with EN/DI470, EN530, and HD480

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EEG EEG is an industry leader in HD workflow. Based in Farmingdale, NY, EEGs reputation for innovation in closed captioning has led to a host of advanced new tools for broadcasters, content providers, and post production. Today EEGs hardware and software drives closed captioning, quality control, affiliate communications, VANC monitoring, AFD, and more. The company is also striving to lead the way in efficient Eco Friendly designs. With over 25 years of experience, EEG’s customer base includes an overwhelming majority of the cable and terrestrial networks, local broadcast stations and post facilities in North America.