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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Square Box Systems

Square Box Systems | Booth SL5421| www.squarebox.com  Square Box Systems is a privately owned software company specializing in media asset management and production workflows. The company is previewing a range of new content analysis capabilities for its flagship CatDV media asset management (MAM) solution, leveraging the latest artificial intelligence (AI) technology for speech recognition and […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Audinate

Audinate | Booth N4511| https://www.audinate.com/ Audinate, developer of the Dante media networking technology, today announced plans to support SMPTE ST-2110 in the Dante platform by the end of 2018. SMPTE ST-2110 is a new suite of standards developed by the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers to support real-time media network distribution using IP […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Pilot

Pilot, an innovation initiative of the NAB, together with IBM and Frankly Inc., will demonstrate a proof of concept for using Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology for local broadcaster video at the 2018 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The proof of concept will be presented in the Pilot booth, April 9-12. The display will demonstrate the way in […]

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Avid Unveils Cloud-based Apps, Solutions

New apps, services and solutions are intended to accelerate news workflows and improve the collaboration, accessibility and distribution required to engage news viewers on any device.

Avid Accelerates UHD Sports Content, Delivery

Avid today announced the immediate availability of workflow innovations for enabling sports broadcasters to streamline creation and airing of live ultra-high definition (UHD) programs. Integrating Avid’s Maestro graphics suite, Avid FastServe video servers, and Avid NEXIS software-defined storage, these new workflow solutions, powered by MediaCentral®, were unveiled today at the fifth annual Avid Connect and will be demonstrated […]

Avid SaaS Platform Delivers Workflows In Cloud

Avid today unveiled Avid l On Demand, a cloud services and solutions platform that provides media production capabilities on demand. Avid | On Demand lets media organizations “conveniently deploy the capabilities they need on a per project basis with optimal elasticity — and without a drawn-out deployment phase or large capital outlay,” the company said. […]

Avid Unveils Nearline Storage Solution

Avid today introduced Avid NEXIS | E5 NL nearline storage solution. With the addition of this high-density on premises solution to the Avid NEXIS family — the world’s first software-defined storage platform for media — Avid customers “can seamlessly and efficiently manage media across all of their online, nearline, and archive storage resources,” the company said. […]

FCC Stonewalls Over ‘Harlem Shake’ Video

The FCC has refused a Freedom of Information request for the emails planning a net neutrality video that features Ajit Pai dancing with a lightsaber.

Why LED Video Walls Are Replacing LCD Panels

Sinclair, Gaian Developing 3.0 Platform

Sinclair’s Mark Aitken: “Our goal is that the platform will provide a framework for Sinclair to run its own ATSC 3.0 developed applications as well as integrate with other partners’ apps to create a common user experience and a platform to unlock vast new business opportunities for broadcasters to drive richness, interactivity and synchronicity of content across consumer devices.”

Vigor, Telestream Partner On PTV File Delivery

Vigor Systems, a provider of TV content distribution and media solutions, and Telestream, a provider of video transcoding and workflow automation solutions, have partnered to deliver a technology solution that will enable the public television community to move file delivery and media processing to the cloud. Ultimately, this will allow the public television system to migrate […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: IHSE USA

IHSE USA | Booth SL10216| www.ihseusa.com  IHSE USA is a provider of KVM (keyboard, video, and mouse) products supporting long-distance signal extenders and switching for DVI, HDMI, VGA, SDI, USB, audio, and RS-232 serial data. IHSE USA has just launched the 444 Series Draco keyboard, a freely programmable plug-and-play device that makes it possible to […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Arvato Systems & Vidispine

Arvato Systems & Vidispine | Booth SU6714| https://it.arvato.com Arvato Systems and Vidispine AB will, for the first time, jointly present their video editing solutions at their NAB booth. Vidispine has been part of the Arvato Systems Group since Nov. 1, 2017. A special highlight this year will be the launch of the on-demand SaaS version […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: TAG Video Systems

TAG Video Systems | Booth SU9510| www.tagvs.com  TAG Video Systems is a provider of IP monitoring and multiviewer solutions for the broadcast, production and post markets. TAG is introducing an upgraded version of its flagship MCM-9000 software-only IP-Multiviewer — the MCM-9000U. The first-of-its-kind in the industry, the new MCM-9000U incorporates all the functionality of its […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: AWARN Alliance

AWARN Alliance | Booth N1739FP | http://www.awarn.org/ The AWARN Alliance is showcasing the power of ATSC 3.0 over-the-air broadcasting, integrated with optional broadband connectivity, to provide the world’s most advanced emergency alerting capabilities. Marking its second anniversary, growing membership and support. It’s bringing emergency managers together with Next Gen TV developers to design a beta solution. It’s also announcing a […]

Stations Weigh ATSC 3.0 Investment Carefully

While big station groups are forging ahead with ATSC 3.0 deployments in Dallas and Phoenix, transmission vendors say most stations are taking a cautious approach to investing in the new standard.  Transmitter vendors note that many stations have been buying transmitters, antennas and associated gear capable of higher power and vertical polarization to be ready […]

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3.0’s Potential To Be Tested In Phoenix, Dallas

Both an ATSC 3.0 single-frequency network (SFN) launch in Dallas and a “model market” test in Phoenix have equipment ready to go and are simply awaiting legal approval to turn on, which could come as early as tomorrow.

Changes, Trends On Tap At The NAB Show

The NAB Show continues to grow in scope with each year, expanding to fit the puzzle that now represents media, entertainment and technology – or as NAB coins it, the M.E.T. Effect. This melting pot of ideas is showcased through the show’s 200 plus sessions and 1,700 exhibitors, with the latest and greatest on display.

Q&A WITH JACKIE GREEN

Updating The Aftermath Of RF Reallocation

Alteros, the Audio-Technica wireless microphone technology spinoff launched in 2016, has just finished its first year of operations and sales, roughly contemporaneous with the first year under the FCC’s RF-spectrum reallocation. That made it a good time — just ahead of the NAB Show next week — to sit down with Alteros President-CTO Jackie Green to ask what she is seeing as the smoke around the RF reallocation clears.

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Sonnet Launches MacOS-Compatible Thunderbolt 3 Solution

Sonnet Technologies today introduced the eGFX Breakaway Box 650, the latest model in the company’s series of Thunderbolt 3 to PCI Express (PCIe) eGPU expansion chassis for professional graphics and gaming applications. The Breakaway Box 650 is designed and qualified specifically for large, power-hungry video graphics processing unit (GPU) cards, including the AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: SpherePlay

SpherePlay | Booth N3438SP-A| www.sphereplay.com SpherePlay is dedicated to the development of technological solutions that deliver enriched immersive experiences with a maximum of realism, fidelity and user-friendliness. SpherePlay solutions allow media companies to distribute interactive virtual reality video experiences directly from their existing applications and websites. The new Dual-X tool for the company’s Launcher VR […]

PMC, Triveni Developing 3.0 Solutions For PTV

Public Media Co. (PMC) today said it plans to pursue a strategic partnership with Triveni Digital, a broadcast technology equipment and consulting firm, to assist the Public Media Venture Group in developing a suite of services to expand the capacity of public television stations to better serve communities using the capabilities of Next Gen TV […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: JVC Connected CAM

JVC Professional Video | Booth C4315 | http://pro.jvc.com/prof/main.jsp Connectivity is at the core of the end-to-end IP-based production solutions provided by JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKenwood USA. At the forefront of JVC’s family of connected systems is the new GY‑HC900 Connected CAM, a 2/3-inch broadcast camcorder. It is JVC’s first model featuring a new communications […]

Panel To Tackle Next-Gen Media Economics

WGN Goes Flat, Angular In New Sports Graphics

Sling TV Suffers Technical Meltdown

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Shotoku

Shotoku | Booth C9015 | http://www.shotoku.tv/uk/product/product_show?id=72&pro_id=238 Shotoku Broadcast Systems is an international leader in the manufacture and marketing of a full range of camera support products with emphasis on manual and robotic pedestals and pan/tilt heads for the television and legislative broadcast industry. Shotoku USA sells, installs and services the full range of Shotoku Robotic […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: DoCaption

DoCaption | Booth SU1721 | www.docaption.com DoCaption develops software and ruggedized hardware solutions for TV broadcast, including captioning/subtitling and ancillary data encoding and decoding platforms. DoCaption has updated its flagship LRBox platform-based product line, a comprehensive series of hardware tools for SDI ancillary data management including, but not limited to, closed captioning and subtitling. DoCaption’s […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Tektronix

Tektronix | Booth SU5006| TEK.COM/VIDEO Tektronix Inc., a provider of video test, monitoring and diagnostics solutions, will be demonstrating solutions that enable the delivery of content quality, signal integrity and regulatory compliance. As the industry transitions to next generation networks, workflows and delivery mechanisms, Tektronix is stepping up with hybrid IP and SDI media analysis […]