Bob Axelson and Jay Keith in the broadcast room, where all the feeds going out to customers are monitored.
Jay checks the continuity of a potentially bad cable on one of the amplifiers that push the video feed out to the satellite dishes and ultimately to the end customer.
Jay checks the continuity of a potentially With his Fluke clamp meter, Bob checks one of the low-voltage control boards in a Liebert CRAC (computer room air conditioning) unit in the main server room.
Voltage, amperage, and temperature variances cause problems with a lot of gear - from delicate electronics to multi-ton air conditioning equipment. This is where HVAC skills and electrical expertise meet.
In the Denver-area data storage and production facilities of Starz Entertainment, LLC, Bob Axelson, the chief engineer, and Jay Keith, the senior electrician, work as a team to ensure that 17 premium channels are available.