Kiloview Expands NDI Ecosystem Supporting End-to-End IP Video Transmission & Production

Kiloview is expanding its family of Network Device Interface (NDI)-compliant solutions with the introduction of its new NDI Recorder, which joins the company’s growing ecosystem of IP-based hardware and software video encoding, decoding, conversion, switching and streaming technologies. The launch of the NDI Recorder is the latest step in Kiloview’s goal to continually develop AV over IP workflow […]

Caton NDI Gateway Enables Cross-Network Collaboration

Recognizing the wide acceptance and use of NDI as a practical solution for transmitting video over IP, Caton Technology, a provider of next-generation IP network transport solutions, offers a new software application for collaborative and remote workflows. The Caton NDI Gateway lets users move and share high resolution files far beyond their local network, simply and […]

TVN TECH

Boosted By COVID, NDI Gains Traction With Broadcasters And Vendors

NDI may have been built as a means of bringing video workflow to the masses, but broadcasters have embraced it to be a viable alternative to the ST 2110 uncompressed IP standard and as a more cost-effective way to add routing capacity to SDI plants.

NAB SHOW 2022

Cloud And IP Tech Dominate NAB Show Floor

With less hardware to demonstrate and a much-reduced exhibition floor footprint, the first post-pandemic NAB Show pointed the way to a future where software demos of cloud, IP and hybrid environments have become the new norm.

Grass Valley AMPP Offers End-to-End NDI Integration

Grass Valley said today that its Agile Media Processing Platform (AMPP) now provides full support for NDI, the widely adopted video-over-IP technology. With the adoption of NDI into AMPP, Grass Valley’s cloud-native production and playout platform, users benefit from a complete end-to-end integration for both on-prem and cloud workflows that cover the entire functionality required by […]

NAB SHOW 2022

Broadcasters, Vendors Tout Cloud Progress At Devoncroft

While previous Devoncroft conferences took place at off-site hotels, the 2022 edition was co-located with the NAB Show and held on the Main Stage of the North Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center. It drew hundreds of senior executives for an afternoon of panel discussions on everything from cloud migration and IP connectivity to virtual production and blockchain technology. Above, Devoncroft Principal Analyst Josh Stinehour (left) and Sinclair CEO Chris Ripley talking technology.

NDI Names Tarif Sayed President-GM

NDI, a globally standardized video-over-IP technology, today appointed Tarif Sayed, an experienced Silicon Valley technology executive, president and general manager. Tarif’ background includes serving as a senior leader with large technology brands including Dolby Laboratories and Nokia Technologies; most recently he has focused on nurturing technology start-ups. This follows the announcement last month of the creation […]

NDI Introduces New Version Of HX 3

NDI, part of the Vizrt Group, has rolled out an all-new version of NDI: NDI|HX 3. Now available to anyone using an NDI|HX 3 enabled device, users can select NDI|HX 3 as an option for better video with reduced latency — using a fraction of the bandwidth of NDI high bandwidth. NDI|HX 3 is an option for […]

NDI 5 Moves Video & Audio Anywhere In The World – For Free

NDI, a Vizrt Group brand, today unveiled NDI version 5. From the largest broadcasters to billions of smartphone users with a story to tell, NDI 5 makes it possible — for the first time in history, MDI says — to connect to any device, in any location, anywhere in the world, allowing it to work […]

Thai Monastery Relies On NewTek TriCaster And NDI

Wat Na Pa Pong is a Theravada Buddhist monastery located northeast of Bangkok in Thailand’s Pathum Thani Province. The venerable Ajarn Kukrit Sothipalo leads the monastery and believes in learning, practicing, and proclaiming exclusively from the words of the Buddha — a practice known as Buddhawajana. To assist with outreach, Wat Na Pa Pong uses […]

TVN TECH

TVN Tech | Many COVID Changes Likely To Become Permanent For TV Sports

Executives from Fox Sports and CBS Sports are among those predicting a sports production future with dramatically reduced onsite staff, greater operational efficiencies and cost savings, though with a fallout of job losses for mobile production personnel.

NDI Unveils NDI|HX Camera For Android Users

NDI, part of the Vizrt Group along with the NewTek and Vizrt brands, has rolled out the all new NDI|HX Camera for Android app. NDI|HX Camera for Android turns Android smartphones and tablets into broadcast-ready camera systems, including 4K-capable devices, by simply downloading the $19.99 app. Having already created an NDI®|HX Camera for iOS devices, this […]

NDI Integration With Microsoft Teams Opens Up Production Opportunities

NDI, part of the Vizrt Group, today announced that NDI technology is integrated with Microsoft Teams, “making it a key part of any video production workflow.” With video dominating communication on a global scale, the addition of NDI to Teams allows for versatile video workflows through a Teams meeting. Broadcast engineers can access the video feed of […]

NDI Offers Free Apps To Support Broadcasters

NDI, part of the Vizrt Group, today announced that it would immediately make available its new NDI|HX Capture for iOS and its NDI|HX Camera for iOS applications for free for the next 60 days. This move comes in response to an increase in mobile game streaming and a worldwide shortage of quality web cameras. These applications, used in conjunction with the […]

IBC: NDI Makes IP Accessible for Live, Post-Production, Mobile Devices, Delivery

NDI, a brand of Vizrt Group, today released the fourth generation of NDI technology to both developers and end users at IBC 2019 (Sept. 13-17, RAI Amsterdam) at Hall 7 Booth C12. Using software, computers and networks, NDI is a crucial part of the organization’s mission of making software-defined visual storytelling (#SDVS) accessible to everyone via […]

Vizrt, NewTek And NDI Unite For IBC

Vizrt, NewTek and NDI come to IBC 2019 (Sept. 13-17, RAI Amsterdam) at stand 7.B01 under the umbrella brand of Vizrt Group — uniting three visual storytelling brands under a single purpose — to help customers deliver more stories, better told. The Vizrt group of brands say they will “enable customers to master the complexity […]

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IP Bandwidth Crunch Calls For Compression

As the broadcast industry coalesces around the new SMPTE standards for managing media over IP networks, there is still one piece missing: a compression standard to conserve bandwidth.

NAB HOT TOPICS

Competing Visions Of IP To Unfold At NAB

When it comes to video, no fewer than four different options for IP transport (plus a variety of protocols and standards) will be proffered as alternatives to SDI baseband transport at the NAB Show in Las Vegas next month. From them, a few major themes are likely to emerge. For more information about IP newsgathering solutions at the NAB Show, click here.  For a resources guide to the companies mentioned in this story, click here. Read all the 2016 NAB Hot Topics stories here.

NAB ’16 Tech Hot Topics Products: Road To IP

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 The Road To IP (read the main story here). These companion resource guides on the technology covered each week are compilations of information provided by vendors. To download this […]

Q&A WITH ANDREW CROSS

NewTek Tackles IP Media Transport With NDI

At IBC 2015 last September, NewTek announced NDI, or Network Device Interface, an IP protocol for the transport of media packets to support video production. Andrew Cross, NewTek’s president-CTO, discusses NDI, its origin as a fundamental technology for TriCaster, industry acceptance of NDI, compression, the prospect of submitting the protocol for formal SMPTE standardization and why IP networks are so important to the future of video production.