TRE by Broadcast Electronics is an option available to you when determining which software to use to communicate with TagStation. The table below shows the TagStation features supported by TRE.
TRE's TagStation integration is an add-on feature for which there may be an additional cost from BE. For more information, please contact B.E. Sales at http://www.bdcast.com/contact-us/sales/.
Configuration documents are attached to this article. NextRadio Setup with TRE Stage 1.pdf is needed by all TRE users to send data to TagStation. If you have licensed TagStation for HD Artist Experience, you also need NextRadio Setup with TRE Stage 2 HD.pdf. The HD files referenced in the documentation are in HD files for importer.zip. For BTC stations interested in using Slingshot for Artist Experience please contact support to receive your setup documentation and BTC HD setup files. Also if you are running Importer version 5.0 or newer you will need to contact support to receive your Artist Experience setup documentation.
TagStation Features Supported by TRE
|Output||TagStation Feature||Middleware Product|
|Output to NextRadio® & Connected Cars||Artwork for songs, spots & promos||yes|
|Output to NextRadio® & Connected Cars||Metadata for songs, spots & promos||yes|
|Output to NextRadio® & Connected Cars||Station schedule artwork||yes|
|Output to NextRadio® & Connected Cars||Station schedule metadata||yes|
|Output to HD Radio||Song artwork *||yes|
|Output to HD Radio||Song metadata||yes|
|Output to HD Radio||Spot & promo artwork *||yes|
|Output to HD Radio||Spot & promo metadata||yes|
|Output to HD Radio||Station schedule artwork *||yes|
|Output to HD Radio||Station schedule metadata||yes|
|Output to FM RDS||Song metadata||yes|
|Output to FM RDS||Spot & promo metadata||yes|
|Output to FM RDS||Station schedule metadata *||yes|
* for events (songs, spots, promos) with a duration of 27 seconds or longer