VoiceInteraction Rolls Out New Monitoring Solutions

Speech processing technologies firm VoiceInteraction has introduced two new offerings. Media Monitoring System – Broadcast Edition A long-term 24/7 HD capture and recording solution, specifically engineered for live content visualization and control. Among its features: An integrated multiviewer for multiple market locations, gathered on the same page. A seamless and continuous 24/7 video timeline with […]

Altibox TV Selects Agama To Expand Client Device Monitoring Solution To OTT Devices

Altibox, part of Norway’s Lyse Group, has extended its Agama monitoring solution to include support for OTT companion devices. Agama’s solutions are now responsible for all monitoring, analytics and assurance across all types of devices. Altibox, a TV and Internet provider in Norway and Denmark, chose Agama’s STB Client Device Monitoring (CDM) solution to benefit from […]

TAG Gives Sports Broadcasters Birds-Eye View Of Content With Support For Sony Hawk-Eye Cameras

TAG Video Systems marks another milestone by adding visualization and monitoring support for Sony’s Hawk-Eye, a high-performance camera used in sports applications with atypical output. TAG, a worldwide provider of 100% SW, 100% IP, 100% COTS/cloud, probing, monitoring and multiviewing solutions for all four of the major broadcast applications (live production, playout, delivery and OTT), says it is the […]

Zixi And SRT Capability Added To Mediaproxy LogServer

Mediaproxy, a developer of software-based IP broadcast solutions, has upgraded its flagship logging and monitoring system to work with both the Zixi and SRT formats. This allows LogServer to be used by OTT service operators running low latency streams, an important feature for more efficient, fully interactive viewer experiences. Zixi is a software-defined live streaming platform designed to produce a […]

Actus Digital Helps Weather Channel Drive Workflow Efficiency

The Weather Channel is using Actus Digital’s broadcast monitoring platform to perform a wide range of mission-critical tasks. Replacing an existing system, the enterprise version of Actus Digital’s platform ensures superior video and audio quality for The Weather Channel while complying with mandatory industry requirements for its linear and OTT channels. “A thorough analysis of […]

NEP Picks Nevion DVB-T Adaptation Solution For Norwegian DTT Network

Nevion, a Sony Group company and provider of virtualized media production solutions, has supplied equipment and services to NEP to update the headend and regionalization for the Norwegian DTT network, which it provides as a service. After a thorough evaluation, NEP picked Nevion’s CP524 TS Adapter as main and spare equipment to provide input switching (based on […]

Telestream Intros Ad-Insertion Monitoring For Streaming And Linear TV Delivery

Telestream, a provider of workflow automation, media processing, quality monitoring and test and measurement solutions for the production and distribution of video, today introduced the next generation of its IQ Video Quality Monitoring Solution for OTT streaming and linear TV. Designed for service providers, streaming TV providers and direct-to-consumer broadcasters, the solution now provides ad-insertion […]

Densitron Adds New Products To UReady Control Surface Line

Densitron, a global provider in Human Machine Interaction (HMI) and display technology, has made two additions to its UReady range of control and monitoring solutions. Both designed for a wide array of broadcast and media applications, the new launches are the UReady 4RU 19” Rack Control and Monitoring Surface and the UReady 2RU Control Surface […]

TAG Video Systems Names Roy Folkman VP Sales North America/LATAM

TAG Video Systems, a global provider of cloud, probing, monitoring and multiviewing solutions, for all four of the major broadcast applications (live production, playout, delivery and OTT), has appointed industry veteran Roy Folkman as VP sales North America and LATAM effective Jan. 1. The announcement was made by Kevin Joyce, TAG Zer0 Friction officer, from headquarters in Tel Aviv, Israel. Folkman, […]

Telestream Cloud Stream Monitor Adds Contribution Feed Monitoring, Ad Tracking

Telestream, a provider of workflow automation, media processing, quality monitoring and test and measurement solutions for the production and distribution of video, is offering a new option and a new name for its live ABR monitoring service. The newly named Telestream Cloud Stream Monitor service now adds contribution feed monitoring and ad tracking to the system’s […]

TAG Video Systems Achieves AWS Technology Partner Status

TAG Video Systems, a provider of integrated software-based IP probing, monitoring and multiviewer solutions, has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Select Technology Partner status. Companies who reach AWS Select Technology Partner status have met strict technical and business criteria. The announcement was made by Kevin Joyce, TAG’s zer0 friction officer, who emphasized that the relationship will help customers cut a […]

Peter Wharton Joins TAG Video Systems As Director, Corporate Strategy

TAG Video Systems, a provider of integrated software-based IP probing, monitoring and multiviewer solutions, has hired Peter Wharton as director, corporate strategy for the company’s global operations. Wharton, an industry veteran with deep roots in transformative cloud-based media operations joins TAG on a permanent basis following two years working with the company as a consultant. […]

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 […]

TAG Adds Adaptive Monitoring Feature

TAG, a provider of probing, monitoring and multiviewing solutions, says its MCM-9000 all-IP, all-software platform has been enhanced with the addition of an adaptive monitoring feature. Adaptive monitoring gives operators even greater agility in optimizing high-density probing and monitoring by enabling dynamic, automated, on-the-fly allocation of monitoring resources on a per-input-stream basis. The company says the feature “brings operators significant efficiency gains […]

TAG Video Systems Releases Zixi Integration For Multiviewing

Zixi, a provider of live broadcast-quality video over any-IP, and architect of the Software-Defined Video Platform (SDVP), said that software-based IP multiviewing and monitoring expert TAG Video Systems has integrated Zixi to allow customers to aggregate all sources into one visual mosaic monitoring platform. The Zixi protocol and video solutions stack, including Zixi Feeders, Receivers and […]

TAG Video Systems Expands Cloud Cover With Microsoft Azure Support

TAG Video Systems, a global provider of 100% SW, 100% IP, 100% COTS, probing, monitoring and multiviewing solutions for major broadcast applications (live production, playout, delivery and OTT),  has announced that its MCM-9000 software platform can now run on the Microsoft Azure Cloud in addition to its existing support for Amazon Web Services (AWS). Gal Waldman, TAG chief product […]

Canal+ Turns To EVS For Major Media Infrastructure Overhaul

EVS, a provider of live video technology for broadcast and new media productions, today said that Canal+ has selected its recently acquired Cerebrum control and monitoring solution for a major overhaul of its in-house MCR and TX playout management workflows. The Vivendi-owned French premium television channel and Entertainment streaming services becomes one of the first customers to implement an EVS […]

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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.

Rascular Expands Tools For NDI With RouteMaster Switching Upgrade

Rascular, designers of software-based customizable control and monitoring applications for third-party, professional video technologies, has upgraded its RouteMaster router control application, expanding its virtual routing capabilities for NewTek’s NDI streams alongside a brand new user interface. RouteMaster now benefits from NDI ultra-fast switching capabilities, providing users with an improved on-air routing solution. According to the company, […]

Actus Digital Helps TV Networks Maintain Quality As Personnel Work Remotely

Actus Digital, a provider of broadcast compliance and intelligent media monitoring solutions, said today that TV networks around the world are using its broadcast monitoring solution “to ensure superior video and audio quality while also complying with social distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 global health crisis.” Actus Digital’s monitoring platform can be used on-premises and […]

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 […]

Vela Announces Third Sales Hire In 90 Days

Vela, a provider of Volicon-replacement systems for broadcast, television and MVPD organizations, has named Tracy Connors to lead Southeastern United States sales activities and manage select strategic accounts. She is the third of three recent sales hires and completes the staffing of Vela’s worldwide sales team. The two other recent additions are Kevin Lichtman, taking over […]

Telestream Releases OptiQ Monitor

Telestream, a provider of workflow automation, media processing, quality monitoring and test and measurement solutions for the production and distribution of video, announced the availavility of its new OptiQ Monitor, a cloud-based monitoring-as-a-service. OptiQ Monitor enables real-time deployment of live ABR quality monitoring at scale in more than 70 global geographic regions and is designed to […]

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TVN Tech | COVID-19 Speeding Broadcasters’ Shift To Cloud

The coronavirus pandemic has amped up the transition to cloud-based workflows as broadcasters have employed as many remote operations as possible. The next frontier: an acceleration of live production applications in the cloud. Above, an Amazon Web Services Outpost cloud server.

TAG Video Systems Introduces Zer0 Friction To Deploy, Operate And Acquire Broadcast Technology

TAG Video Systems, a global provider of SW, IP, COTS/cloud, probing, monitoring and multiviewing solutions, is reassuring broadcasters, during this time of heightened news and media consumption, that global operations are uninterrupted, and in fact strengthened by the company’s Zer0 Friction business strategy, what it calls an industry first. Zer0 Friction takes broadcast technology to the next level; leveraging TAG’s unique […]

Sinclair Deploys Qligent Vision Monitoring, Analysis Solution

In its largest U.S. broadcast project to date, Qligent has started providing an enterprise-level vision compliance monitoring and analysis solution on behalf of Sinclair Broadcast Group. The Qligent Vision system, scheduled for roll out through the first quarter, will support QoS/QoE, compliance and transmission monitoring across 191 TV stations in 89 markets, covering more than 600 channels of programming. Sinclair’s Qligent Vision solution is a hybrid architecture that brings cloud and on-premise elements together, […]

TAG Video Systems Names Paul Briscoe Chief Architect

TAG Video Systems, a global provider of integrated software-based IP probing, monitoring and multiviewer solutions, has appointed industry veteran and technologist Paul Briscoe as chief architect for the company’s global operations. “We can’t be more pleased that Paul has joined TAG during this period of significant growth,” said Tomer Schechter, TAG CTO. “Paul’s achievements throughout media and […]

SnapStream Launches New Monitoring & Compliance Product

SnapStream, a Houston-based software company, launched SnapStream Monitoring and Compliance today at NAB Show New York, adding a new offering to its TV recording, searching and clipping products. The launch of SnapStream Monitoring and Compliance follows SnapStream’s agreement with Verizon Digital Media Services in April 2019 to be the official Volicon transition partner. Since then, more than […]

Kevin Joyce Named Chief Commercial Officer Of TAG Video Systems

TAG Video Systems, a provider of integrated software-based IP probing, monitoring and multiviewer solutions, has named media and broadcast industry specialist Kevin Joyce as chief commercial officer for its worldwide business operations. Joyce was initially retained to define and reposition TAG’s market status as the world’s only provider of a 100% software, 100% IP probing, […]

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TVN Tech | Big Changes Driving Multiviewer Technology

Multiviewers are in the midst of a rapid evolutionary phase spurred by the proliferation of signals that need monitoring and the IP transition. As the need for control across multiviewer screens increases, the technology is also becoming more integrated with other pieces of equipment.

Mediaproxy To Demonstrate 8K Capability, More At NAB Show New York

Mediaproxy, a provider of software-based IP broadcast solutions, is bringing the latest version of its LogServer IP logging, monitoring and analysis system to the NAB Show New York, Oct. 16-17, at Booth N550. The company will be focusing on compliance and monitoring for both linear television and OTT streaming. Each of these areas is facing […]

Mediaproxy LogServer Selected By Baltijas Mediju Alianse

Mediaproxy, a provider of software-based IP broadcast solutions, says Latvian broadcaster Baltijas Mediju Alianse (BMA) has selected LogServer for their next generation compliance logging and monitoring. The project was made in conjunction with local Baltic partner TILTS Integration. Baltijas Mediju Alianse is the leading Russian-language television channel in the Baltic states. Its programming is formed […]

Baltijas Mediju Alianse Selects Mediaproxy LogServer

Mediaproxy, a provider of software-based IP broadcast solutions, announced that Latvian broadcaster Baltijas Mediju Alianse (BMA), has selected LogServer for its next-generation compliance logging and monitoring. The project is in conjunction with local partner TILTS Integration. Baltijas Mediju Alianse is a Russian-language television channel in the Baltic states. Its programming is formed predominantly of general entertainment, as well as […]

Vela 6.0 Version Smart-Loggers Gets Demo At IBC

Vela, a provider of compliance monitoring, logging, and multiviewer systems used primarily for QoS alerting, airchecks/ad verification, competitive news comparison, analysis of ads on competitors’ channels for sales team lead generation and clipping of original or transcoded media for repurposing back to air or digital/social media, today announced its release of Vela Encompass 6.0 to […]

Quincy Media Installs Mediaproxy LogServer

Mediaproxy, a provider of software-based IP broadcast solutions, said that Quincy Media is to implement the LogServer compliance logging and off-air monitoring platform as part of a major overhaul of its monitoring and compliance operations. Quincy Media is based in Quincy, Ill., where it was established in the late 19th century as a publisher of […]

LTN Global Agrees To Acquire Crystal

It says the deal will allow it to provide end-to-end managed broadcast operations, transmission, and content monetization.

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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.

8K, Social Media Drive New Mediaproxy Features

Mediaproxy, a provider of software-based IP broadcast solutions, has expanded the capabilities of its LogServer IP-based logging, monitoring and analysis software to provide support for 8K HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) TSoIP (Transport Stream over IP) signals and video editing for material on social media platforms. LogServer has evolved since its original release, undergoing regular […]

Tektronix Video Merges Into Telestream

Telestream says the move will strengthen video testing, monitoring and file-based quality control within its solution portfolio.

Rohde & Schwarz Offers OTT MaaS Solutions

Constantly changing consumer behavior means OTT service providers have to adapt to new transmission paths. Permanent error monitoring and the resulting quality assurance, especially of audio and video data, are the key to high customer satisfaction. The Rohde & Schwarz PRISMON.cloud was designed to enable OTT providers to quickly and easily adapt their monitoring infrastructure, […]