Audio switching without expensive hardware

One of the more common requirements from radio stations is needing to mix live audio feeds during automated playout.  Typically this could be a hourly national news bulletin, delivered via a satellite.  In America many radio stations combine both locally automated programmes and a satellite programme. In most of these cases, expensive audio switching equipment is required.  This accepts the …

Radio Automation Software Nigeria

Autoplus Radio Automation

For many years Autoplus has been growing in popularity in the African country of Nigeria.  Our team of engineers has visited Lagos and Abuja on many occasion to install large systems at some of the countries major radio stations. Our visits to Nigeria have always been memorable, mainly because of the incredibly warm welcome we receive from the radio stations …

Radio Station music library

Radio automation record library

When we are working with our customers, we often find it interesting to see how many songs they have. It may be a shock to some, but your average commercial radio station in the UK typically plays a few hundred songs at any given time.  Of course, they will have additional material in their digital record library, but we have seen …

Radio automation software reliability

Radio automation software reliability

Radio automation software is used by the majority of broadcasters.  There are a huge number of systems available, a quick search of the internet will show you this. But, one of the common questions we get asked by prospective customers is ‘how reliable is Autoplus radio automaton software?’ Any professional radio automation software should be reliable.  Being totally honest, all software …

What is radio automation?

Radio Automation Software

What is Radio Automation Software? Radio Automation software What is radio automation software? It is software used by radio broadcasters.  Radio automation software comes in many different varieties.  The majority of products have a common set of features, with each product also offering some unique features. Radio automation software, or playout software, allows broadcasters to store all of their pre-recorded audio …