IBC: Velocix To Highlight Dynamic CDN Switching

Video streaming and ad tech supplier Velocix will feature its latest SaaS content delivery applications at the IBC 2022 exhibition (Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12), including a new CDN Broker product that dynamically routes video streams over public and private CDNs based on configurable business rules. Designed for multi-CDN applications, CDN Broker combines flexible rules-driven traffic routing […]

Fox Sports And EVS Announce Major Deal At NAB Show

Fox Sports today announced the acquisition of the MediaInfra Strada Routing and Control solution by EVS, a provider of live video technology. The solution will be used by the Fox Sports production team in order to perform critical routing and control operations at various large-scale live events. The MediaInfra Strada solution will be delivered to Qatar in […]

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Scale Dictates Broadcasters’ IP Transition

Station groups lag behind larger networks in investing in new IP routing systems despite interoperability hurdles being overcome and IP gear prices falling. But the new infrastructure may end up being more horsepower than they need. Above, a control room at NBCUniversal’s Boston Media Center in Needham, Mass. The facility handles four businesses in the market — WBTS (NBC), WNEU (Telemundo), New England Cable News and NBC Sports Boston — on one common IP-based technology platform.

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Grass Valley Tackles A Changing Industry

The vendor’s shift to SaaS products is a reflection of broadcasters’ changing business models, as they invest in new over-the-top services to meet consumer demand for nonlinear programming while traditional broadcast revenues decline.

EVS Introduces Its MediaInfra Strada SDI/IP Routing Solution

EVS has introduced MediaInfra Strada, a turnkey solution that combines SDI and IP routing capabilities in a single system based on EVS’ Cerebrum and Neuron product lines. Together with Arista ethernet switches, the solution has been designed to offer broadcasters a direct, drop-in replacement for their outdated or end-of-life SDI routers, with the option to seamlessly […]

Utah Scientific And EVS Offer Native SDI Routing/Control Solution For Live Broadcasters

Utah Scientific, a global provider of equipment to content creators, distributors and broadcasters, today announced a new reseller partnership with EVS, which offers live video technology for broadcast and new media productions. EVS will package Utah Scientific video routers together with its all-new MediaInfra Strada routing solution to empower live broadcast productions operating in a […]

Synamedia Gravity Lets Operators Launch Advanced Video And Broadband Services

Synamedia, a global independent video software provider, has unveiled Synamedia Gravity, a managed service designed to make it easier for operators and service providers to offer their small to medium business (SMB) and residential customers a richer suite of advanced broadband and video capabilities. It comprises integrated applications and advanced services for Wi-Fi, routing and security to […]

Riedel’s MicroN UHD Provides Decentralized Signal Routing, Processing For New Betamobil’s UHD5 Truck

Riedel Communications today announced that Betamobil, a Berlin-based provider of advanced OB production facilities and services, is the latest European customer to adopt Riedel’s new MediorNet MicroN UHD media distribution and processing solution. To support its ongoing migration to IP-based operations, Betamobil has deployed 14 MicroN UHD devices to handle decentralized signal routing on board […]

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TVN Tech | CBS Ready For Socially-Distanced Super Bowl

New camera angles and innovative AR graphics will mark Tampa’s Super Bowl LV with a sparser crowd allowing for novel camera positions and experimentation.

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TVN Tech | TV Broadcasters Expand Cloud Usage

Technology executives from WarnerMedia, Sinclair, Amagi and Grass Valley said at a TVNewsCheck webinar last week that while broadcasters are drawn to the cloud’s flexibility and scalability, moving away from on-prem hardware means workflow changes often better suited to a hybrid model.

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TVN Tech | Fox Tackles Monster Super Bowl Production

Fox will use more than 100 manned and robotic cameras to cover the game, including 24 “Super-Motion” cameras to support replays; 20 goal-line and end-line pylon cameras; wireless “Line to Gain” cameras that travel up and down the field in alignment with the first-down marker; and two different SkyCam systems which operate at different elevations. It will also use 72 field mics, as well as wireless player mics, to capture game audio. And that’s just scratching the surface.

Ross Video Helps Cornerstone Technologies Grow

Live video production used to be synonymous with the broadcast industry, but the last decade has seen a content explosion as corporations, sports clubs, stadiums, live event organizers and educators have all harnessed the story-telling power of live video to benefit their audiences. Cornerstone Technologies (based in Salt Lake City, Utah), watched this emerging trend […]

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TVN Tech | Audio Over IP Transition Is Humming Along

Audio over IP (AoIP) networking technology is experiencing higher adoption among TV broadcasters, prompted in part by a new transport standard ensuring more interoperability. Many of those embracing IP no longer think of audio production as an island, but as connected networks prompting interoperability to become an important factor. Above, SSL’s System T AoIP production system runs on COTS hardware like Cisco switches.

Riedel’s MediorNet Part Of Core Of New Van

Danish production company Fjord Film has chosen Riedel Communications‘ MediorNet real-time signal transport, processing, and routing technology and Artist digital matrix intercom for its all-new OB van. Working in concert, MediorNet and Artist form the signal distribution and communications nerve center for the van. Fjord Film designed and constructed the van with additional expertise provided […]

Televisa Chooses Lawo IP,Ravenna For Upgrade

The largest multimedia operation in the Spanish-speaking world is currently undertaking a major technical upgrade based around IP-based mixing and routing systems from German broadcast technology innovator, Lawo. Mexico’s Televisa is renewing the facilities in San Ángel (CDMX) used to produce telenovelas and other live programming, upgrading from stand-alone studio operation to a fully networked […]

Haivision Announces SRTHub For Microsoft Azure

Haivision, a provider of in video streaming solutions, today announced SRTHub, a new media routing cloud service that enables broadcasters to securely and reliably transport live video globally for contribution, production, and distribution workflows. SRTHub streamlines field contribution by routing media from IoT-connected video encoders to production facilities, and enables low latency live streaming and fast […]

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New OB Van Relies On MediorNet For Routing

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Utah Scientific Teams Up With Arista On Hybrid

NAB SHOW 2017 PRODUCTS PREVIEW

On The NAB Exhibit Floor: Lawo

Lawo | Booth N1424 | Website: www.lawo.com.    Lawo will launch a new flagship audio production console that is fully IP-based and specifically designed to provide optimized performance within video production environments.  Addressing applications requiring very large format mixing and routing functionality, the desk offers a number of innovative mix-assist systems that enable engineers to […]

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On The NAB Exhibit Floor: DNF Controls

DNF Controls | Booth North Hall 3927 | Website: http://www.dnfcontrols.com/ GTP-30 (For radio and TV) — DNF’s GTP-30 streamlines the path to full IP control. The modular, scalable unit offer the Company’s GTP-32’s workhorse power, but without the physical I/O. It can be used it to drive video/KVM routers, production switchers, multi-viewers, servers and DDRs, graphic […]

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SMPTE Announces Date Changes To Two Courses

General Media Group Moldova Adds Snell

General Media Group Moldova, Moldova’s largest private broadcaster with three general channels plus a 24/7 news channel, has gone HD across all channels, using Snell routing, infrastructure and production switching systems. The Snell equipment was supplied via regional partner, Romtek. The entire project was handled by systems integrator Broadcast Systems International (BSI), and involved integrating […]

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Riedel To Introduce MediorNet 2.0 At NAB

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Nevion To Debut Distributed Broadcast Solution

Nevion, a provider of next-generation managed media transport, comes to IBC with a new highly scalable, end-to-end broadcast system based on mixed IP, optical and/or electrical distributed routing. The Distributed Broadcast Infrastructure Solution allows use of any infrastructure resource at any site, regardless of distance and location. Its flexibility comes from a distributed routing system […]

Ross Video Buys R&D Firm To Bolster Routing Line