openGear Modular Infrastructure

At a Glance

Freedom to Choose

openGear® is the industry standard platform of choice for modular signal processing. As the world’s first modular infrastructure platform open to other manufacturers, openGear provides solutions derived from hundreds of individual cards from dozens of companies, all while ensuring common control and monitoring within the DashBoard ecosystem.

Superior flexibility, power and control is unleashed in the 4th generation of the openGear® platform, oGx. Built by Ross for today’s baseband, hybrid and IP facilities it is the broadcast world’s first and only open-hardware platform and the platform of choice for broadcast infrastructure needs.

Freedom to Choose

The Emmy®-award winning openGear platform has been adopted by dozens of manufacturers offering hundreds of signal processing solutions. The platform offers users the freedom to choose from a wide range of products to meet the unique needs of a broadcast, production or distribution facility while maintaining a compatible openGear frame infrastructure.

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A Comprehensive Portfolio

Ross offers a wide range of openGear solutions, including distribution, conversion, branding, audio, data, fiber, timing and more. The platform has the flexibility to support a multitude of signal types and formats from analog to UHD to IP. The oGx platform was designed specifically to meet the demands of today’s complex IP and hybrid infrastructures.

A Lasting Investment

For over 15 years, the openGear has been the industry standard platform and is a lasting investment, that is backward-compatible and future proof for UHD/IP. It is backed by continuous development from Ross and an ecosystem of manufacturers ensuring best in class solutions at competitive prices.

Free Control System

DashBoard, available free of charge, provides one unified control system across openGear products from all manufacturers. This allows for easy setup, monitoring, alarms and management. Plus, with DashBoard you can create customized workflows to streamline configuration, monitoring and operations workflows.

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Award Winning

openGear has been lauded by the industry for creating a truly open ecosystem and recognized with an Emmy® and many other prestigious industry awards. This ecosystem provides you with the freedom to choose best in breed solutions to meet your needs and budget.

Maximum Realiability

oGx is the 4th generation openGear modular infrastructure platform built for 24/7 operation and backed by a 5-year warranty. Featuring redundant power and adaptive cooling, service is a snap with zero downtime. Front-loading, hot-swappable, modules and a passive backplane ensure ease of maintenance and maximum reliability.

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Superior flexibility, power and control is unleashed in the 4th generation of the openGear® platform, oGx.


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The platform offers a place for live production professionals to come together to share their experiences, solve problems, find answers to questions and discuss best practices.

Ross designed openGear products

Browse our comprehensive portfolio of Ross designed openGear produts. Solutions include distribution, conversion, branding, audio, data, fiber, timing and more.



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