WinMedia Radio at RMN

The customer

Radio Mindanao Network (RMN) is the largest radio network in the Philippines with almost 60 company-owned AM & FM radio and television stations located around the Philippines. The company was founded in 1952.

The challenge

  • Replace an aging system
  • Streamline and unify workflows
  • Facilitate multi-site exchanges
  • Increase On-Air reliability
  • Ensure smooth migration with zero downtime

The solution

The WinMedia Radio installation for RMN’s main operational and broadcast center features:

  • 2 production workstations including ingest, multi-track editing, mixing, music scheduling, playlist preparation features
  • 2 On-Air studios including A/B playlists and cartstacks
  • 1 backup On-Air studio
  • 1 logging workstation

All production and planning operations, including music and advertising scheduling, are conducted from the main center in Manila. The 5 regional sites, located in Davao, Cebu, Lungsod ng General Santos, Cagayan and Zamboanga, receive the programming thanks to WinMedia Transfer, which expertly and automatically sends playlists, media and metadata through secured VPN links. Equipped with 2 On-Air studios, one for AM and one for FM, each regional site is in charge of broadcasting. Thanks to WinMedia On-Air, WinMedia’s proven and highly reliable automated solution, operators swiftly shift from live sessions to pre-recorded programs.