MediaKind And Arqiva Partner On Fully-Managed Video Service

MediaKind and Arqiva created what they are calling “a pioneering partnership to introduce a media service proposition that will address the core challenges that broadcasters and operators face in migrating broadcast and streaming services to the cloud. The new strategic partnership will deliver a new and truly unique cloud-native, fully managed service for the aggregation, […]

Synamedia Rolls Out ‘Zero Compromise’ 8K Encoding, Streaming Tech

Synamedia, an independent video software provider, said today it has achieved 8K real-time encoding and streaming with “zero compromise” on its Vivid Compression platform powered by AMD EPYC 7763 processors. Leveraging these AMD processors, Synamedia said, “eliminates the need for screen splitting and other technology tricks which compromise video quality.” Synamedia’s global team of experts built […]

Comark Promotes Michael Anderson To COO

The long-time executive will oversee day-to-day administrative and operational functions of the manufacturer and supplier of DTV transmitters, encoding systems and associated field services.

AJA Releases Bridge Live v1.11

AJA Video Systems today released Bridge Live v1.11 for its high-performance UltraHD or multi-channel HD encoding, transcoding, decoding and contribution solution. The update introduces new functionalities including HLS input, VBR low latency, E-AC3 input, and numerous user experience upgrades for efficiently managing pipelines. Developed in partnership with Comprimato, Bridge Live is a turnkey 1RU solution that […]

Automated ABR Configuration Now Available in AWS Elemental MediaConvert

AWS Elemental MediaConvert has added a new feature called Automated ABR Configuration, which automatically customizes the ABR (Adaptive Bit Rate) encoding configuration for each source video. Automated ABR Configuration simplifies the set up of transcoding, optimizes video quality, and reduces ABR package size. Automated ABR Configuration is available at no additional cost for MediaConvert jobs […]

Damon Roach Joins Comark As CDS Business Development Manager

Hitachi Kokusai Electric Comark, a manufacturer and supplier of DTV transmitters, encoding systems, and associated field services for over 45 years, has hired Damon Roach as the business development manager at Comark Digital Services (CDS). Damon will be specifically overseeing ATSC 3.0|NextGen TV projects and opportunities. Roach’s most recent experience in the broadcast industry was […]

LiveU and Grabyo Announce Partnership For Simplified Cloud-Based Live Productions

LiveU and Grabyo have teamed up for broadcasting and sports partners, and anyone sharing content online, to provide a simplified end-to-end solution for live video productions, based on their integrated cloud-based technologies. The companies said that “enabling remote production and cloud editing from anywhere in the world, the solution is particularly relevant in today’s COVID-19 […]

Harmonic Makes Its Video Encoding Tech Free During Pandemic

DVEO Debuts Cloud-Based Content Delivery

TV/OTT equipment supplier DVEO, is now shipping its cloud-based content delivery service model that relies on DVEO licenses for encoding, transcoding, playout, ad insertion, video player, etc. DVEO Video Cloud: On Demand & Live debuts next week in booth SU3306 at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. The new cloud-based model is designed for content delivery by […]

Pronology Provides Support, Workflow For Oscars

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ annual Oscars telecast is the most anticipated award show for film enthusiasts and industry professionals worldwide. Pronology, a developer of tapeless workflow solutions, continued its tradition of being a part of the action behind the scenes in the months leading into the show as well as on-site during the event with […]


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 […]


On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Matrox

Matrox | Booth C12634 | Matrox Video is a technology and market leader in 4K, HD, and SD digital video hardware and software for accelerated H.264 encoding, realtime editing, audio/video input/output, streaming, A/V signal conversion, capture/playout servers, channel-in-a-box systems, and CGs. Matrox’s Emmy award-winning technology powers a full range of multi-screen content creation and […]


On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Haivision

Haivision |Renaissance Hotel, Suite Ren Deluxe–B | Website:  Haivision will demonstrate a breakthrough in live 4Kp60 HEVC software-only performance video streaming, leveraging the unparalleled quality of x265 software encoding, while running at a performance level that was previously only possible with dedicated hardware. Through the use of commodity off-the-shelf processing capabilities, Haivision will showcase how x265 […]

NAB 2015: COGO Products Preview

COGO | Booth SU621 | Website: At NAB 2015, COGO is launching a suite of new transcoding and encoding solutions that address the bandwidth constraints presented by the delivery of superior fidelity images, including 4K. The video compression technology underpinning the COGO product line ensures extremely low-bit rates so that everyone from video production […]


Thomson ViBE Powers New IIPTV Service In China

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Thomson Upgrades VIBE VS7000 Platform

With Acquisition, Harris Broadcast Eyes OTT

Harris Broadcast, looking to make a splash in the TV everywhere and over-the-top sector of the media industry, acquired San Diego-based Imagine Communications, the company announced today. The acquisition allows Harris to update its Selenio product with adaptive bit rate transcoding, a neccessity in the OTT and TV everywhere space.

Tech Vendor: Europe Will Be Early 4K Adopter