Starfish Technologies Ltd

Starfish have developed a wide range of in-house expertise in technologies including video transcoding, multi-platform delivery, splicing SDI, transport stream splicing and processing, IP Delivery of media streams, logo insertion, opt-out encoding/decoding and compliance recording. With this broad software expertise and systems design experience, Starfish is ideally suited to build and operate automated systems for media suppliers across a wide range of applications.

Starfish builds automated systems for TV channel regionalisation and Ad insertion in traditional broadcast and IPTV. These systems enable broadcasters to add regional programme content and advertising with minimal changes to their existing infrastructure.

We build specialist encoding and transcoding products for broadcast and media applications, typically including additional features beyond those found in generic products, such as subtitle decoding and re-purposing. We also support automated workflow capabilities to ensure ease of operation and integration into existing workflows.

Transport stream splicing was developed by Starfish Technologies to offer frame accurate splicing with low latency. This product is used within our Regional Insertion Systems and is also available as a standalone product for other applications.

For audio description, Starfish offers the most comprehensive product range of file-based technology encompassing authoring, processing and delivery, for this increasingly mandatory service.

With flexible and proven solutions for both traditional and file-based workflows, Starfish has a range of software components for subtitle processing and delivery. The product range also includes innovative subtitle file QC, file compare and live routing systems.