Channel Launch Has Never Been Easier

At broadcast facilities worldwide, engineering and operations managers are facing the new realities of tighter budgets and the pressures of planning for or making a disruption-free transition to next-generation channel launch.

The ability to turn up new channels quickly and cost-effectively is essential in keeping pace with a rapidly changing industry and an increasingly competitive landscape.

With Versio™, Imagine’s globally deployed, software-based channel creation solution, you can:

  • Choose a deployment model that works best for your operation – on-prem, in the cloud, or in a hybrid environment
  • Continue operating in SDI while future-proofed for IP or cloud playout, as well as UHD and HDR, as your business requirements evolve
  • Spin up channels faster, exploring new revenue streams and opportunities to reach a wider viewing audience

Field-proven and widely deployed

Take a five-minute break with this must-see video on Versio, our comprehensive, single-platform playout solution, and our automation solutions for on-prem and cloud deployments.


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Imagine's Versio product strategy allows us to confidently manage our current baseband/SDI infrastructure, and more swiftly and efficiently transition to a full range of IP-based media services.​

We needed to add playout channels as quickly as possible. Imagine could provide a solution quickly, fitting precisely into our workflow, and ensuring the reliability and security we required.

Interested in hearing from your fellow broadcasters?

See why broadcasters worldwide have chosen Versio for their mission-critical, on-prem playout implementations.

Meet the Versio Playout Ecosystem

Versio is designed to serve all your channel creation needs, delivering tiered solutions to fit any budget, whether you’re planning an infrastructure refresh or making the transition from SDI to IP or the cloud.

diagram of the Versio Ecosystem

Putting you in control

Broadcasters today need to deliver more content across more outlets, while maximizing cost and operational efficiencies. Different channels require different functionality, and what is needed is an agile, adaptable means of control.

Watch this demo of Versio™ Control, our web-based Master Control interface, and see how it delivers a fully configurable, unified control and monitoring surface for operators.  

Thinking about cloud-based playout?

Find out how it’s actually working in the real world. Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) put cloud-based tech through its paces, migrating three of its national networks — Comet, Charge! and TBD — to automated playout in the cloud using Imagine’s Versio platform running on AWS.

One playout system lets you choose where you play.
On-prem. In the cloud. Or Both