Washburn University Board of Regents
SUBJECT: High Definition Encoder for KTWU
KTWU is requesting approval to purchase a high definition encoder. The high definition encoder is necessary for KTWU to complete Phase II of the digital television conversion. The high definition encoder will be competitively bid in accordance with University procedures. The high definition encoder will provide KTWU the capability of doing HD encoding of analog and HDSDI (High Definition Serial Digital Interface) signals.It is estimated the total amount of the high definition encoder will not exceed $75,000.
Funding for the high definition encoder will be from the following:
Funds from the KTWU Digital Capital Campaign fundraising 100% of purchase price.
President Farley recommends the Board of Regents authorize the administration to proceed with bidding the equipment.
(date) Jerry B. Farley, President