UVDS

AcronymDefinition
UVDSUnified Video Dissemination System (US DoD)
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UVDS can support simultaneous FMV feeds from nearly 200 sources typically drones -- then immediately routes the video to users through DISAs satellite communication gateways and the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN) to UVDS server locations for storage and further dissemination to mission partners hosting locations.
Each month there are more than 64,000 unique visitors to UVDS and more than 250,000 hours of video are watched.
DISAs Infrastructure Directorate plans to expand UVDS into Central Command in calendar year 2018, said Bob Willett, chief of the SATCOM Gateway Evolution and Sustainment Office.
Mike Twyman, executive vice president of communications, intelligence and surveillance systems, Cubic Global Defense, said,"The addition of the UVDS node in EUCOM and enterprise transcoding capabilities will ensure users requesting and accessing FMV information will get it from the closest node with reduced latency, increased performance and improved overall user experience.
The UVDS for DISA is a next-generation FMV processing, exploitation and dissemination (PED) system that provides persistent, focused, real-time, operational information flow to tactical and enterprise end users.
The addition of the UVDS node in EUCOM and enterprise transcoding capabilities will ensure users requesting and accessing FMV information will get it from the closest node with reduced latency, increased performance and improved overall user experience, said Mike Twyman, executive vice president of communications, intelligence and surveillance systems, Cubic Global Defense.
TeraLogics has worked with DISA on UVDS since 2008 and was awarded a follow-on contract in 2014.