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QOS And QOE Get Smarter As Monitoring Complexities Rise

Vendors are enriching their quality of service and quality of experience offerings to appeal to broadcasters, for whom sub-par viewing experiences are not an option. Above: Anupama Anantharaman, vice president of product management at Interra Systems, at the 2022 NAB Show with the Orion real-time monitor dashboard for QOS (Photo by Jennifer Pallanich).

Digital Nirvana Partners With eMAM For Automated Metadata Generation, Enhancement

Digital Nirvana, a provider of media monitoring and metadata generation services, announced a new technology partnership with EMAM Inc., creator of the eMAM media asset management and workflow management platform for broadcasters, media companies, government, and corporations. Under the agreement, Digital Nirvana’s automated, AI-driven STT transcription, subtitle, and video intelligence metadata generation capabilities — collectively […]

Digital Nirvana Announces MonitorIQ RM For Monitoring Remote Hub Or Headend Sites

Digital Nirvana, a provider of leading-edge media monitoring and metadata generation services, today introduced MonitorIQ RM, a cost-effective video monitoring solution for remote hub and headend sites. MonitorIQ RM addresses the critical need among video distributors to replace the antiquated Slingbox and obsolete Volicon RPM solutions, which provided remote video monitoring at the edge. A […]

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Compliance Monitoring Shifts Into Swiss Army Knife Mode

In a post-Volicon era, monitoring and compliance tools have gone beyond just making sure content meets regulatory requirements, moving into new broadcast environments and rolling out features designed to ease workflows. Above: Vela’s Encompass product showing both channel and transport stream analysis to help ensure quality of service.

NAB Show: Digital Nirvana Showcases AI-Driven Solutions For Content Creation

Digital Nirvana will demonstrate solutions that bring artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to postproduction and compliance workflows at the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas), the company’s first in-person trade show since before the pandemic. MetadataIQ — An SaaS-based offering from Digital Nirvana that automates the generation of speech-to-text and video […]

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Virtualization Expands, Moving Off-Prem

Vendors say broadcasters are increasingly looking to expand virtualization of their operations across the whole chain, and they’re also seeking to take that virtualization off-premises, either in their own master control hubs or the public cloud.

Digital Nirvana Adds Tom Moniak As Director Of Sales

Digital Nirvana today hired Tom Moniak as director of sales. Digital Nirvana created the position in response to the company’s growth and expansion. Moniak is responsible for sales to media and entertainment clients in the United States. “Tom has served clients in every aspect of production and delivery in the M&E space and has strong […]

Digital Nirvana Will Be At IBC

At IBC 2021, Dec. 3-6 in Amsterdam, Digital Nirvana (Stand 7.A08) will feature solutions to transform and streamline broadcast captioning and metadata generation for media companies. The company will demonstrate its Trance cloud-based transcription, captioning and translation workflow, and highlight the newest updates to MetadataIQ, its SaaS-based metadata-generation platform, and MonitorIQ, an AI-driven compliance logging […]

Digital Nirvana Announces MonitorIQ 8.0

Digital Nirvana, a provider of media monitoring and metadata generation services, announced the upcoming release of MonitorIQ 8.0, the newest version of its AI-driven compliance logging and monitoring tool that integrates with its Media Services Portal. With MonitorIQ 8.0, Digital Nirvana brings the tool’s Linux operating system and all included software up to their latest […]

Digital Nirvana Announces MonitorIQ 8.0

Digital Nirvana, a provider of leading-edge media monitoring and metadata generation services, today released MonitorIQ 8.0, the newest version of its AI-driven compliance logging and monitoring tool that integrates with its Media Services Portal. With MonitorIQ 8.0, Digital Nirvana brings the tool’s Linux operating system and all included software up to their latest versions. As […]

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As Monitoring’s Challenges Multiply, So Do Solutions

Viewers can be unforgiving when it comes to the quality of their video viewing experience, whether it’s OTA or OTT, though the latter presents more complicated challenges for monitoring vendors. They’re responding with an array of technologies to keep viewers from clicking away. Above: The Weather Channel was an early adopter of OTT and OTT monitoring, pictured here using an Actus OTT quality assurance solution.

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Automated Captioning Leaps Forward, Improving Its Business Case

Continuous advances in AI, machine learning and natural language processing have boosted automated closed captioning’s value well beyond regulation compliance. Above: The caption edit user interface for Digital Nirvana’s Trance transcription and captioning solution.

Digital Nirvana Launches New Metadata Automation Platform For Avid Interplay

Digital Nirvana Announces Trance 3.2 For Closed Captioning, Transcription

Digital Nirvana, a provider of media-monitoring and metadata generation services, has introduced Trance 3.2, the latest version of its enterprise-grade, cloud-based application for closed captioning and transcription. Trance 3.2 has several new features that the company says will enable faster, more efficient production of publishable closed captions and translations. New features include upgrades to the […]

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TVN Tech | Compliance Monitoring Shifts To AI, Automation And The Cloud

In its post-Volicon period, compliance monitoring companies vying to fill the void are expanding their offerings; tapping artificial intelligence for automation and cloud-based methods; and building more versatile tools. Above, TAG Video recently received certification to monitor Dolby Atmos.

Digital Nirvana Unveils Transport Stream Outage Detection

Digital Nirvana, a provider of media-monitoring and metadata generation services, has introduced a near frame level accurate Transport Stream Outage Detection capability for its advanced MonitorIQ 7.0 broadcast monitoring and compliance logging platform. The new feature enhances MonitorIQ’s video outage detection by automatically inserting black frames into recorded video to indicate the exact instances in […]

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TVN Tech | After Volicon: Compliance And Monitoring Evolve

In a post-Volicon landscape, broadcasters are scrambling to replace their compliance and monitoring services. They face vastly different regulatory requirements for OTT in doing so, but also an upside of new features including AI, on-prem, cloud or hybrid options and built-in tools for analysis and sales. Above, Mediaproxy’s LogPlayer is a cross-platform HTML5 user interface that facilitates seamless access to media and metadata across a network of global deployed LogServers.

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TVN Tech | AI Gains Traction In Captioning Market

AI- and cloud-based captioning systems offer ever-improving accuracy for broadcasters, while the real incentive to adopt them is dramatically lower costs than manual captioning workflows.

Webinars This Week: Dalet, Digital Nirvana, Gates Air, Ross Video, TAG, Sony

Ross Video kicks off its Ross Live series of virtual events on Tuesday, while Sony Professional Products convenes the first of three Technology Tuesdays and TAG Video Systems continues its series with Live Production and Multiviewing in the Cloud. Digital Nirvana addresses monitoring and advanced workflows for captioning and translation; Gates Air considers FM SFNs and AWS convenes three days of presentations. More events from IEEE, JW Player, MediaKind and AWS are all set for this week. For the complete listing with dates, times and registration links, visit TVNewsCheck’s Virtual Events Page. 

Digital Nirvana Releases Trance 3.0

Digital Nirvana, a provider of media-monitoring and metadata generation services, has released Version 3.0 of its Trance enterprise-grade, cloud-based application for closed captioning and transcription. Trance 3.0 boasts enhancements that bring significant efficiency gains to internal captioning processes, and the application’s cloud architecture and integrated project management tools enable users to remain productive no matter […]

IBC 2019

Digital Nirvana At IBC 2019

Digital Nirvana’s service portfolio includes media monitoring and analysis, media solutions and services, investment research services and learning management services. MonitorIQ — MonitorIQ is a leading broadcast-monitoring solution from Digital Nirvana that offers services such as signal and loudness monitoring, air-check logging, competitive analysis, and content repurposing. The solution is Linux-based for secure scalability. This highly […]

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Engineers Scramble To Replace Volicon Observer

Compliance monitoring solution providers look to take advantage of an “unprecedented” situation after Verizon announced plans to phase out its U.S. market-leading product.

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Newsrooms Getting Smarter About AI

Artificial intelligence in news is evolving beyond metadata tags. It can now help news organizations find and monetize content, generate silent videos and highlights reels and even predict trending news, and ABC News and the CBC are among the broadcasters experimenting with its capabilities.

Digital Nirvana At The 2019 NAB Show

Digital Nirvana offers a repertoire of knowledge management technologies and solutions. It will be in Booth SU9807. MonitorIQ 6.0 — MonitorIQ is a leading broadcast-monitoring solution from Digital Nirvana that offers services such as signal and loudness monitoring, air-check logging, competitive analysis, and content repurposing. The solution is Linux-based for secure scalability. This highly efficient […]

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AI Is A Key To Automated Closed Captioning

To accommodate the hearing impaired, the FCC requires stations to caption news and other live programming that they broadcast with minimal delays between the audio and captions. Some broadcasters would like to go beyond the regulatory mandate and caption all the programming they put on digital media. Automated captioning, helped by artificial intelligence, is closing in on making that a real possibility.

NAB SHOW NEW YORK

Digital Nirvana: Show Metadata Creation App, Closed Captioning, Media Monitoring

At the NAB Show New York 2018, Global Media Solutions and Services Provider Digital Nirvana will present its content-based metadata creation app Metadator for Avid media platform users, cloud-based closed caption generation and caption retrieval and synchronization service, and the latest version of its flagship Media Monitoring Platform. Digital Nirvana will showcase its offerings at […]

On The IBC Exhibit Floor: Digital Nirvana

Digital Nirvana | Hall 14, Stand D05 | https://digital-nirvana.com/ Digital Nirvana, a global provider of media solutions and services, will showcase its new Metadator application. First introduced at the NAB Show in April, IBC marks the international debut of Metadator, a software application that makes the editing process more efficient for broadcasters and content creators. […]

NAB SHOW 2017 PRODUCTS PREVIEW

On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Digital Nirvana

Digital Nirvana | Booth SU14312 | Website: www.digital-nirvana.com  Digital Nirvana, developers of media management products, will show its full line of products and services. With new service offerings to be announced at a later date, booth highlights will include the newest version of its flagship MonitorIQ platform, the CAR/TS (Capture, Analyze, Replay – Transport Stream) transport […]

From The NAB Exhibit Floor: Digital Nirvana

Digital Nirvana | Booth SU10410 | Website: www.digital-nirvana.com Digital Nirvana was demonstrating a number of products at the NAB Show. They include: CARTS (for Capture, Analyze, Replay Transport Stream), a new platform that records and monitors the transport stream and provides alerts on non-compliance as well as the capability to cut segments and export sections […]

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Digital Nirvana To Make PBS TechCon Debut

NAB 2016 Exhibitors: Digital Nirvana

Digital Nirvana | Booth SU10410 | Website: www.digital-nirvana.com At NAB 2016 (April 16-21 at the Las Vegas Convention Center), Digital Nirvana, developers of a media management platform for content capture, recording, monitoring, repurposing and delivery, will feature several new technology offerings. The company will showcase its cloud-based Software as a Service (SaaS) model of compliance […]

Digital Nirvana Names New Broadcast Sales Dir.

Digital Nirvana, developers of a media management platform for content creation, capture and delivery, has named Daniel Wasilko director of sales for broadcast products. He will lead sales and management of the company’s MonitorIQ media management platform to national and international customers. Wasilko has an extensive broadcast technology background. Most recently he was the sales […]

NAB 2015 Tech: Digital Nirvana Captioning Platform

Digital Nirvana | Booth SU8813 | Website: www.digital-nirvana.com Digital Nirvana, developers of a media management platform for content creation, capture and delivery, announced an integration with Nexidia Illuminate, a media analysis platform, enabling caption compliance quality reporting and realignment software. The FCC mandates that captions for the hearing impaired be accurate, complete and synchronous with […]

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Discovery Installs ASI Confidence Monitoring

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Digital Nirvana To Spotlight Monitoring At NAB

NAB 2011: Digital Nirvana Products Preview

2011 NAB Show Preview Digital Nirvana Booth N3834 Digital Nirvana is a provider of monitoring, logging, compliance, content republishing and services solutions to television networks, stations and broadcast-related industries. MonitorIQ Broadcast Monitoring System—Multichannel signal monitoring, logging, compliance, QC, archiving and content repurposing for TV. Accepts HD/SD-SDI, ATSC/QAM, DVB-T/C/S2 or ASI, recording audio, video, VANC metadata […]