PitchBlue® Content Distribution

Confidently distribute syndicated and live content – all on one convenient platform

The Most Proven and Trusted Content Distribution in the Industry

Vigor is proud to be the creator of PitchBlue®, the most advanced content distribution network and monitoring system in the broadcast industry. Broadcasters can confidently distribute live feeds, sports, ads (long and short form) and news – all on one convenient platform.  With the Vigor PitchBlue solution, syndication distribution has never been powered so efficiently and reliably.

Content Distribution - PitchBlue

PitchBlue Facts

  • Serves media giants CBS, NBC, Warner Bros. and 20th Television
  • 99.7% delivery success rate
  • 850,000+ air-dates per month
  • Deployed at 1,750 local TV stations
  • Interoperability with all major automation systems and transcoding providers

Features Include:

  • Up to 20 hours of HD programming per hour
  • Supports live broadcasts for very short turnaround and live-to-air
  • Revoke or remove programs from entire distribution groups or individual stations
  • Configurable retention per show/feed
  • Define letterbox or center-cut during station down-convert as metadata
  • Dealmaker integration for automatic placement of advertisements in format sheets
  • Automated delivery of Nielsen Commercial Logs
  • Dynamic delivery reports
  • Automated file delivery confirmation
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Redundancy

Full backup service for all your PitchBlue syndicated content

Subscribe to Vigor’s Redundancy service bundle and ensure that your media is always secure and accessible, even if your operations are suddenly disrupted. Once installed at your operation, the backup Vigor Server will immediately be ready to record and back up your initial PitchBlue content. And most importantly, subscription members enjoy 24/7 monitoring, troubleshooting and upgrade assistance from Vigor’s OSC.