ARD Stern is ARD’s central switch, connecting all nine ARD television and radio operations.
Ingest within ARD Stern: Analysis of the MXF Header, Transcoding, Metadata Transformation, File Transfer
For ARD Stern’s ingest operations, mmi have delivered and implemented a mmif-based Service carrying out the following tasks:
- Extraction of metadata from the MXF header
- Initiation of a transcoding process to ARD Stern’s house format if necessary
- Transformation of metadata so that they are suitable for ARD Stern’s systems
- File transfer