SAMbuddy-RF provides comprehensive analysis features for real-time RF measurement of DVB broadcasts. The comprehensive SNMP based monitoring capabilities of SAMbuddy-RF allow to establish powerful RF monitoring solutions
SAMbuddy-RF supports receiver hardware – PCIe and USB – from various manufacturers. In following only few receiver cards are listed which are supported by SAMbuddy-RF, but much more get supported. To check the hardware support simply plug-in your hardware and starts the application SAMbuddy-RF. If no supported hardware could be found then you get an appropriate error message.Please note that a manufacturer sometimes change the used chipset of a listed receiver so that it cannot no longer be supported.
DVB-T / DVB-T2 / DVB-C Receiver
TBS6205 – PCIe – TBS Technology
TBS6290(SE) – PCIe – TBS Technology
WinTV soloHD – USB – Hauppauge
WinTV dualHD – USB – Hauppauge
DVB-S / DVB-S2 Receiver
TBS6902 – PCIe – TBS Technology
TBS6908 – PCIe – TBS Technology
Beside RF parameter measurements as Signal Strength, SNR or MER, SAMbuddy-RF is able to display the constellation diagram for the current received signal.
SAMbuddy-RF receives the DVB broadcast via RF. RF parameters are monitored continuously, 24/7 via SNMP. By using of additional dtvTools components further monitoring tasks can be realized:
SAMbuddy-RF receives the TS via DVB.-S/-S2. The RF reception gets monitored 24/7 via SNMP. The received TS gets distributed to remote locations via IP/UDP.