TVN WEBINARS

Broadcasters Tackle Election Challenge With Tech

Executives from Fox News and Graham Media say they’ll rely heavily on IP contribution, cloud editing systems and other remote production tools in their coverage of the 2020 election, and they’re also ready to settle in for the long haul if final results aren’t confirmed for days, if not weeks, after Nov. 3.

TVN Webinar: Technology And Election Season Storytelling

Leaders of television’s news and technology community will talk about how technology can facilitate coverage of the 2020 election season during a TVNewsCheck Working Lunch Webinar set for Thursday, Sept. 17 at 1 p.m. ET. Speakers are (top, l-r): Alan Komissaroff, SVP news and politics, Fox News Channel; Tony Plosz, SVP and CTO, Graham Media Group; Bogdan Frusina, founder, Dejero and (below, right: Stephane Guez, founder and CTO, Dalet Digital Media Systems; and, left, Glen Dickson, contributing editor of TVNewsCheck, who is moderating the event. Register here.

Dejero Releases Core Video Transport & Streaming Workflows

Dejero, a provider of cloud-managed solutions for video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, has announced the latest version of its Core software. Core 5.4 will benefit those who use Dejero’s video transport solutions, including the EnGo mobile transmitter, rack-mounted FlexPoint transceiver, PathWay encoder and WayPoint receiver. Core software runs on […]

TVN TECH

TVN Tech | Virus Tested, Remote Workflows Eye Permanence

Coronavirus-necessitated remote workflows have spun up quickly and reliably to allow TV stations to keep broadcasting during the pandemic. There’s reason to believe they’ll stick around after the crisis subsides. Above: Avid Edit On Demand provides a full virtual production environment in the cloud, including Media Composer software and Avid NEXIS storage. (Source: Avid)

CBC/Radio-Canada Chooses Dejero For Field Contribution Tech

Dejero, a provider of cloud-managed solutions has again been selected as the primary field contribution solutions provider for Canada’s national public broadcaster, CBC/Radio-Canada (CBC). As part of this renewed multi-year agreement, Dejero will help with CBC’s transition to IP workflows. A major project that CBC is currently undertaking is relocating the broadcaster’s French Services HQ […]

TVN TECH

TVN Tech | For Election 2020, It’s IP In A Landslide

Stations and broadcast networks alike are heavily turning to IP contribution to cover the presidential primaries this year as past contention problems have largely dissipated and cellular networks greatly improved. For some, however, dedicated fiber and satellite trucks will still play a key role.

TVN TECH

TVN Tech | Stations Embrace Advances In Remote Production

News organizations are increasingly using breakthroughs in technology to allow journalists to remotely, yet quickly, deliver more content over multiple platforms. The advances range from improved cellular networks that speed transmission of content from the field to the newsroom and cameras capable of streaming and providing remote video, to a host of tools available for journalists to remotely edit and produce content while collaborating with their newsrooms. Above, Grass Valley’s new GV Alyve, released at this year’s IBC Show, gives reporters a “virtual control room in the cloud” for production and distribution of video and livestream content. (Source: Grass Valley)

Dejero Unveiling New EnGo 260 At IBC

Dejero, a provider of cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is unveiling its new EnGo 260 HEVC mobile transmitter at the upcoming IBC 2019 show (Sept. 13-17, RAI Amsterdam), stand 11.C15. The 5G ready EnGo 260 provides enhanced picture quality, exceptional user experience, and continues the […]

IBC 2019

Dejero Bringing 5G-Ready Solutions And SMPTE ST 2110 Support To IBC

Dejero, a provider of cloud-managed video transport and Internet connectivity solutions while mobile or in remote locations, is showcasing its latest 5G-ready solutions, SMPTE 2110 support, return video solutions, CellSat blended connectivity, IronRoute for media content distribution solution, and GateWay connectivity at the upcoming IBC 2019 show (Sept. 13-17, 2019, RAI Amsterdam), stand 11.C15. EnGo […]

Dejero Launches CellSat Rental Package

Dejero, a provider of cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is partnering with land terminal provider AQYR to launch a Dejero CellSat turn-key rental package. The package brings the best of both cellular and satellite connection paths to mobile broadcast teams and includes the AQYR Typhoon […]

Racing Group Ups Streams From Tough, Remote Locations

The World Racing Group wanted to stream more events live, but with fiber connectivity rare and cellular connections not always reliable at the remote venues where many races take place, producers feared reliability would be an issue. They eliminated it with a Dejero solution that enabled them to double the number of races streamed live.

TVN TECH

Stations Look To Stream From Any Device

Cox’s WFTV Orlando is at the cutting edge of field transmission, using streaming cameras on vehicles that can be remotely controlled by a tech back at the station and transmitting over a 4G link. As more stations want that kind of capability, vendors are responding with bonded cellular and other wireless gear to improve efficiencies and connectivity and are working to include high-speed 5G wireless technology.

Dejero Wins Technology & Engineering Emmy

The award recognizes outstanding contribution to the field of live transmission as Dejero turns 10.

IBC 2018

Dejero And Partners Showcase Live Production

Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is collaborating with partners Microsoft Azure, Avid, Haivision, Hiscale, Make.TV and Signiant at IBC to showcase how live production workflows in the cloud can deliver greater flexibility, scalability and budget efficiencies to broadcasters. Visitors to Dejero’s […]

On The IBC Exhibit Floor: Dejero

Dejero | Stand 11.C15| https://www.dejero.com/ Dejero, a providerof cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is introducing its most powerful version of the EnGo mobile. The latest EnGo is designed to give a picture quality advantage to broadcasters, especially when capturing high-motion news and sports content. Broadcasters […]

NAB TECH HOT TOPICS

IP Delivering Video From Field To Screen

New streaming encoders in cameras are delivering HD picture quality good enough to go directly to air. That gives stations new options for IP contribution besides the common bonded cellular workflow. Above, KOAA Colorado Springs uses a JVCKenwood ProHD portable bridge in the field. Click here to access TVNewsCheck’s NAB 2018 Resource Guide listing of field operations vendors and products or here to download it as a PDF.

Dejero Completes Major Finance Deal

Dejero, which supplies IP networks for video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, has announced “significant” new financing to accelerate its product development and its global expansion into the broadcast and media market. The company said the investment will be used largely to fund development and commercialization of Dejero’s blended connectivity solutions […]

Dejero Unveils Two HEVC Products

Dejero has added two new products to support HEVC (H.265) encoding and decoding. Dejero PathWay and Dejero WayPoint enable the use of HEVC video compression in support of remote and mobile broadcasting, a feature that is particularly relevant to on-location teams working with limited bandwidth. “We’re leveraging the efficiencies of HEVC while applying novel techniques […]

Dejero, Newtec Collaborate On CellSat Solution

Dejero, known for blending IP networks for video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is collaborating with Newtec, a satellite communications specialist, for the Dejero CellSat solution. CellSat will be showcased at the Dejero stand 12.B42, at the Intelsat stand 1.C71 and at the Newtec stand 1.A49 during IBC 2017 (Sept. 15-19 in Amsterdam). Dejero CellSat […]

TVN TECH

Tech, Ingenuity Help Stations Weather Harvey

The effort of covering the historic storm fully tested Houston stations’ technological and logistical prowess and planning, while straining their human resources. With power and cable outages prevalent, the broadcasters also streamed their coverage continuously over Facebook Live so that folks with a charged smartphone could watch, too. Above, KHOU broadcast news temporarily from the facilities of noncommercial KUHT.

Q&A WITH BOGDAN FRUSINA

Blending Cellular, Ku Nets Equal Reliability

IP newsgathering specialist Dejero and global satellite service provider Intelsat have partnered to offer the TV industry a new service that blends Ku-band satellite and cellular network bandwidth into a one-button-push service for IP news contribution from the field. Dejero founder Bogdan Frusina explains why the service is necessary, how existing Ka-band users can get on board, what Intelsat brings to the party and how the new service will add another option to relieve network congestion at big events like political conventions.

ON THE NAB EXHIBIT FLOOR

Dejero And ExpertFile Partner On Source Finder

Dejero, a provider of cloud-managed solutions that simplify the transport of live video and real-time data across remote or mobile IP networks, has partnered with ExpertFile, a global search engine and content platform for experts, to make it easier to find expert viewpoints and sources, saving broadcast reporters and editors valuable time in the newsroom. […]

NAB HOT TOPICS

IP Tech Tackles Workflow, Wireless Costs

The bonded cellular technology at the heart of today’s IP newsgathering systems has achieved such a level of maturity that many vendors have begun addressing the finer points, such as how to more closely integrate the workflow of reporters in the field with the newsroom and maintaining network speeds even when working within the confines of a VPN. At the same time, frenemy and outright competitors have arisen and are looking to make headway with stations by offering systems they say will reduce or eliminate ever-rising wireless data bills. Photo: LiveU. Click here to access TVNewsCheck’s NAB 2017 Resource Guide listing of ENG/IP Newsgathering vendors and products or here to download it as a PDF.

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Bruce Anderson Takes Reins As Dejero CEO

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Avid, Dejero, TVUNetworks Join AIMS

NAB HOT TOPICS

Field Contribution Takes Aim At Workflows

In the first of this year’s NAB Hot Topics series leading up to the NAB Show in April, TVNewsCheck’s Technology Editor Phil Kurz examines the rapidly changing world of field contribution. Broadcasters will be presented with a panoply of technology and applications at the NAB Show. While no two are exactly alike, most seek to leverage existing technologies in new ways to enhance workflows or reduce costs. For a resource page of the companies mentioned in this story, click here. See all 2016 NAB Hot Topics stories here.

NAB ’16 Tech Hot Topics Products: Field Contribution

This year, TVNewsCheck is augmenting its coverage of NAB Show Hot Topics tech trends stories with information that can make your visit to NAB easier. This week’s focus is field contribution (read the main story here). These companion resource pages on the technology covered each week are compilations of information provided by vendors. To download […]

Grass Valley, Dejero Collaborate On Live Delivery

Recognizing the increasing demand for on-site reporting and the shift in the way news is gathered, Grass Valley and Dejero are collaborating to integrate Dejero’s LIVE+ Control monitoring and management tool with Grass Valley’s Stratus video production and content management system. With the embedded Dejero tool, users will be able to access, manage and assign […]

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Deloitte Selects Dejero For Canadian Tech Fast 50

Dejero, Aeryon Partner On Drone System

The solution combines Dejero LIVE+ transmitters and cloud services with Aeryon’s rugged, quickly deployable SkyRanger small UAS.

DMA 32 (COLUMBUS, OH)

WBNS Adds Dejero Mobile Newsgathering Systems

Dispatch Broadcast Group’s CBS affiliate WBNS Columbus, Ohio (DMA 32) has expanded its deployment of Dejero‘s mobile newsgathering systems. The station has now deployed eight portable Dejero LIVE+ 20/20 transmitters to its mobile news crews, enabling them to provide live coverage from the source of breaking news. In addition, three-quarters of the WBNS news staff […]

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Dejero To Support Broadcasters During World Cup

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Noticias MundoFox Builds Mobile Newsgathering

NAB 2014

Dejero To Demo Live+ 20/20 Bonded Cellular Tech

DMA 82 (SHREVEPORT, LA)

KTBS Expands Live News Coverage With Dejero

ABC affiliate KTBS Shreveport, La. (DMA 82), has expanded its live electronic newsgathering capabilities with Dejero LIVE+ 20/20 transmitters. In addition, KTBS will soon deploy the Dejero LIVE+ mobile app to members of the news staff, enabling them to capture and transmit live video using their Apple iPhone 5 smartphones. KTBS serves 28 counties and […]

Univ. of Missouri’s KOMU Picks Dejero For ENG

TECH SPOTLIGHT

Vendors Offer New Tools For Bonded Cellular

Now that bonded cellular technology has proved itself as an effective and reliable way to send back live video from the field, the top vendors have begun supplying software for managing and sharing all the incoming feeds.“Broadcasters have gotten over that bonded cellular hump,” says Ronen Artman, VP marketing at LiveU. “Now they want to take control of their devices.”

Dejero LIVE+ Update Enhances Audio Quality

CTV Chooses Dejero iPhone App For ENG

Panasonic Teams Up With Dejero On ENG Solution