OPEN MIKE FROM ED GREBOW

Top 10 Effects Of Coronavirus On TV Trade Shows

The pandemic will affect the shows, attendees and exhibitors for years to come. Each of us now has a chance to think about where we as an industry go from here.

IP Showcase Returning To IBC

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IBC Echoes: Grass Valley’s Kronk On IP, Live TV

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Richards To Chair IBC Partnership Board

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Richards To Chair IBC Partnership Board

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John Wilson, Architect Of The Modern IBC, Dies

Tech Vendor: Europe Will Be Early 4K Adopter

REPORT FROM AMSTERDAM

IBC Trends: Cloud, Channel In A Box, 3D

Joe Zaller is just back from Amsterdam’s annual IBC tech extravaganza. He reports that in addition to boasting record attendance, the conference showcased a number of potential television game-changers. Among them: cloud-based or service-oriented architecture (SOA) applications for capturing, producing, processing and distributing video and audio as digital files; IT-based playout — more commonly called channel in a box — which offers the promise of dramatically reducing the cost of broadcast playout; and the latest developments in 3D, expected to be very much center stage next year at the London Olympics.