Comark And VideoFlow Partner On ATSC 1.0 And 3.0 Solutions

Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark, a manufacturer and supplier of DTV transmitters, encoding systems and associated field services for over 45 years, has signed a reseller agreement with VideoFlow for intelligent content delivery solutions over IP networks, including public internet. The VideoFlow products will be integrated into the end-to-end workflows for both ATSC 1.0 and 3.0 […]

TVN TECH

TVN Tech | RF Repack Marching Toward Completion

Vendors see the end of a long RF repack process ahead with FCC deadlines being met, sometimes assisted by Special Temporary Authorities and interim transmission facilities. RF vendors are now looking to other revenue opportunities as the repack slows down. (Dielectric photo)

Comark, DigiCAP Partner On ATSC 3.0 Solutions

Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark, a manufacturer and supplier of DTV transmitters, encoding systems, and associated field services for over 45 years, has signed a partnership agreement with DigiCAP Co. making Comark an authorized reseller and service provider of the DigiCAP hardware and software lines. Comark will be focusing on the North American broadcast DTV market […]

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Broadcasters To Unveil 3.0 Rollout In 30+ Markets

Spectrum Co. and Pearl TV are expected to jointly announce ATSC 3.0 launches involving some 150 stations in 30 markets during next week’s gathering in Las Vegas. Their goal is to build a national footprint that will let broadcasters better compete with wireless companies and OTT providers while spurring the development of 3.0-ready TV sets and other consumer devices.

Comark Sets Live ATSC 3.0 Demo At NAB

Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark (Comark), announced a live end-to-end ATSC 3.0 demo at NAB 2019. This demonstration will be on display at the Hitachi Kokusai Electric Group’s booth (C4409). Comark Digital Services is focused on integrating technology and software solutions to meet the upcoming demands of next-gen broadcast television. Comark Digital Services will be showcasing […]

Comark To Intro EC700MP Transmitters At NAB

Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark, a manufacturer and supplier of DTV transmitters, encoding systems, and associated field services for over 45 years, will introduce its E-Compact EC700MP series high-efficiency, air-cooled solid state UHF DTV transmitters at this year’s NAB Show in April. The new series is available in 170W, 350W and 1kW RF output power levels. […]

DMA 19: CLEVELAND

WJW Goes Live With Hitachi 3.0 Solution

The NAB and the Consumer Technology Association have deployed Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark’s fully integrated ATSC 3.0 solution at WJW Cleveland. Under an experimental broadcast license from the FCC, Tribune Broadcasting’s WJW has been used by NAB and CTA to conduct field testing for ATSC 3.0. Comark Digital Services (CDS) delivered, installed and activated a […]

DMA 18: ORLANDO, FL

WACX Upgrades with Comark ATSC Encoding

Full-power, religious/independent WACX Orlando, Fla. (DMA 18), has upgraded its ATSC encoding system with a solution from Comark Digital Services. WACX was using an older ATSC encoder system that limited the number of programs being broadcast over the air. CDS delivered a new software-based encoding system that provides 1 x HD and 7 x SD […]

DMA 110: LANSING, MI

Michigan State’s WKAR Adds Comark 3.0 Solution

PBS member station WKAR Lansing, Mich., is on-the-air with a fully integrated ATSC 3.0 solution from Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark. In late 2017, WKAR ordered a 20kW Parallax UHF transmitter system on channel D33 to replace its existing and aging DTV transmitter.  WKAR’s Parallax transmitter was configured as a main-standby in 1+1 redundancy.  The transmitter […]

Tim Hosmer Joins Comark As Sales Manager

Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark , a manufacturer and supplier of DTV transmitters, encoding systems and associated field services has hired Tim Homser as sales manager for encoding and video products. His hiring is a return as he began his career in telecommunications with Comark 22 years ago when he was employed manufacturing high-power uhf transmitters […]

Barbeau Tapped As Comark’s VP Of Engineering

Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark LLC, a manufacturer and supplier of DTV transmitters, encoding systems, and associated field services for over 45 years, has announced that Tom Barbeau has joined the organization as VP of engineering. A familiar face at Comark, Barbeau held a position at the company as an Embedded System Engineer for 11 years. […]

DMA 29: NASHVILLE

WCTE Orders New Comark Transmitter

PBS member station WCTE Nashville (DMA 29) has ordered a Comark Parallax transmitter from Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark. The new DTV transmitter, which will be delivered in early September, will be equipped with eight broadband power amplifiers providing 13 kW transmitter power output (TPO) level. It will be delivered complete with dual Exact-V2 exciters (in […]

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Maryland Public TV Adds Pair Of Comark Exciters