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Responsible for the Computing Services.

Also check out the documentation wiki page for more information (requires a YSTV website account).

What do we do?

  • Software development
    • "playout" - A new system to manage scheduled live broadcasting (Go)
    • "video-transcoder" - A distributed video transcoder (Go)
    • "my-tv" - A remake of the YSTV public and internal website (Typescript)
    • "COBRA" - A streaming metrics display (Typescript)
  • Sysadmin
    • Managing a full network of internal servers
    • Running live shows and events through our network onto campus
    • Maintaining internal services for running the station
    • Lots of things on trello (emails and networking always need fixing)
  • Current projects
    • Sorting firewall, router and DNS issues
    • Redesigning system network, and rebuilding remote broadcasting kits
    • Improving broadcasting software setup (see Cobra and playout)
    • Heavy modern and historic documentation (see docswiki)


Made up of a couple people usually. Sometimes there is also some non-committee / policy roles as well such as web-designer.

Current roles

Historic roles