Contemporary Research’s dual-program QIP-SDI HDMI offers 1 SDI and 1 HDMI input. Dual hardware scalers accept content up to 1080p, shape digital signage for edge-to-edge presentation and compensate for non-broadcast and PAL refresh rates. Encoding as MPEG2 or H.264, the QMOD-SDI HDMI can output the content as 2 SPST Multicast or Unicast IPTV streams. Options include dual-language SAP audio, front-panel setup and alternate audio and NTSC video inputs. Web setup, monitoring and firmware updates are available via USB and Ethernet ports. 2-across mounting offers up to 4 programs per rack space, with the ability to mix models to handle HDMI, SDI and NTSC video sources.