At a glance.

Gator Software-Defined 12G-SDI Processing Engine

Gator is the ultimate in adaptation, bringing software-defined UHD media processing functions to baseband infrastructure. Easily expand Gator’s capabilities by simply activating the appropriate software license.


Gator features a native UHD processing core, featuring 12G-SDI interfaces. This allows high-density, multi-channel processing of UHD content on a compact modular card. When space and power are a premium, Gator offers unprecedented density for your signal processing needs from Standard to Ultra-High Definition.


A platform that becomes what you need it, when you need it. That’s what software-defined processing is all about. Need a 12G-SDI Framesync? No problem. Need a UHD keyer later on? Gator’s got you covered. With Gator, you can take advantage of a growing library of software-defined processing in SDI and hybrid infrastructures.

Rock Solid

With legendary Ross quality, Gator won’t let you down. It has been carefully designed to meet the performance and reliability requirements of today’s demanding broadcast plant. Gator fits into the rock-solid openGear chassis featuring redundant power and cooling to maximize your all-important uptime.


Gator is part of the industry-standard openGear ecosystem. Full control is available via DashBoard, allowing simple configuration, setup and alarm monitoring. Enhance your workflow by incorporating Gator processing into CustomPanels tailored to you specific application.


This product can be used as part of the following
Smart Production Solutions:

Sports & Live Venue




Virtual Studio

House of Worship



GATOR Solutions


    12G-SDI Software-Defined Processing platform

    Gator is a versatile software-defined processing platform designed for today’s HD and UHD SDI infrastructure.



    12G-SDI Keyer with Logo Store for HD to UHD applications

    GATOR-KEY is software-defined UHD keying and branding solution for the Gator platform.



    12G Quad-channel audio/video frame synchronizer for HD to UHD applications

    GATOR-SYNC is a frame synchronizer is the ideal solution for synchronizing, timing and processing both audio and video in SDI formats from HD to 12G-SDI.



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