Barn find- (noun) – A valuable item recovered from an old storage facility, like an old barn.
Like a priceless discovery that changes lives forever, Barnfind’s amazing signal transport solution will transform the video business.
Following years of intense R&D, Barnfind Technologies AS was registered in Sandefjord, Norway in December 2012 by a group of well-known, veteran industry professionals. The founders pooled their considerable experience to design a signal neutral platform that offers many functions and supports numerous different signal formats in one frame. Barnfind’s 1RU chassis provides the same functionality as the competition’s 3-6 RU!
Beyond Barnfind’s powerful capabilities, our unique approach also saves customers valuable real estate (rack space), power consumption and money. Barnfind will soon be known as the greenest company in the Video business.
BarnOne (19”-1RU) provides up to 32 ports with either 32 x SFPs from various manufacturers offering different capabilities or a mix with 8 or 16 BNCs or CWDM/DWDM multiplexing, add/drop/pass, 3rd party cards for 4xASI to IP/IP to 4xASI, L-Band, DVB-Gateways etc. The unit features a built-in 32 x 32 electrical and/or optical router with bi-directional BNCs and SFPs and re-clocking on all outputs. A flexible configuration of CWDM (8/16 channels), DWDM (up to 88 channels). Our comprehensive functionality suite includes standard SDI conversion, routing, embedding, distributioin, HDMI, IP to ASI/ASI to IP conversion, STM-1 Telco, MADI, AES, 4K 60P workflows etc., with more to come. BarnOne’s powerful capabilities, small footprint, and low power consumption will be a game changer in the future of signal transport.
All SFP+ cages are following the MSA standard. BarnOne offers the end-user the unique ability to use any kind of SFP, opening up a whole new set of options and advantages. Control is accomplished via our own control software, BarnStudio or by 3rd party solutions such as Skyline / Dataminer, BFE, LSB/VSM, TSL, HRS, Medialon and with more to come.
Ideally suited for the Television-Broadcast, Service Providers and Post Production markets;
Barnfind products will also accommodate new segments like Oil & Gas, Digital Signage, Telemedicine/Healthcare, Campus Networks, Government Applications, Industry, CCTV/Security, Defense, Conference, Events, House of Worship etc. In other words, Barnfind equals robust capabilities, cost and space saving, and power efficiency for virtually all applications!
You are welcome to visit our facility in Sandefjord, Norway anytime to become acquainted with Barnfind and our vision and strategy for the future. You will find us to be a very experienced and motivated team that has developed a single mechanical frame concept that integrates numerous new functions. Competitors need 3-6 RU, but Barnfind gets it done in 1RU!