IP, ATSC 3.0 Top Tech On Tap For 2018

The list of gear and technologies expected to command broadcasters’ attention and wallets next year includes the transition from SDI to IP infrastructure using clouds; transmitters and other RF gear to handle station migration to new channels; ATSC 3.0; plus a lot of activity involving cameras, bonded cellar, multichannel workflow and virtual sets.

Sony’s Shapiro On Move To Next-Gen Services

On Oct. 26, Sony will be awarded a Technical Emmy for its HDC-4300 camera. For Sony Professional Solutions Americas President Alec Shapiro and the rest of the Sony team here and around the world, the evening will be the culmination of a process that began with what he describes as a close relationship with the sports-production community.

Shapiro Begins New Role As Sony PSG President

Alec Shapiro Named President Of Sony Pro

While retaining oversight of U.S. broadcast products, he’s now adding medical, security and digital cinema and will sit on the Sony Electronics’ Executive Management Committee.