dB Broadcast won the contract from Siemens IT Solutions and Services to supply the BBC with ongoing coding and multiplexing services. dB built multiple facilities, known as the centralised coding and multiplexing nodes (CCM nodes), to compress and stream BBC digital television signals. Over 700 of dB’s Hawkeye switching and monitoring modules were used in the pro
The 300 bay system was prefabricated at dB while building work was carried out on-site. Additionally, all the equipment was fitted and tested at dB, in a facility that is still unusual in the industry.