Fox Corp. CTO and President of Digital Paul Cheesbrough and Jeff Dow, its EVP, media & broadcast operations, offered a rare glimpse into how the company built a new cloud-centric architecture that feeds all of its broadcast and digital streams in a TVNewsCheck webinar last week.
Dalet, a technology and service provider for media-rich organizations, today announced “significant” updates to its Dalet AmberFin transcoder and workflow engine. The Dalet AmberFin release features seamless integration with cloud-native Dalet Flex media logistics and Dalet Pyramid unified news operations platforms. “New transcoding capabilities that elevate the user experience along with successful completion of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Foundational […]
Telestream, a provider of workflow automation, media processing, quality monitoring and test and measurement solutions for the production and distribution of video, today debuted Telestream Cloud Transform. A cloud-native service built from years of proven media transcoding and workflow technology, Telestream Cloud Transform is an API-driven, cloud agnostic, media processing and transcoding service. “We’ve taken […]
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 […]
Dalet, a technology and service provider for media-rich organizations, announced key updates to its Dalet AmberFin platform for transcoding. According to Dalet, “significant performance gains and a new browser interface keeps Dalet AmberFin ahead of new industry demands towards higher quality on more devices and more flexible workflows. Built-in support for audio normalization specialists, Emotion Systems, ensures […]
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 […]
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.
Today, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced availability of Accelerated Transcoding, a new feature within AWS Elemental MediaConvert that enables broadcasters, over-the-top (OTT) distributors and other premium content providers to complete their video transcoding projects up to 25 times faster. EPIX, a 24-hour premium TV network, now uses Accelerated Transcoding to convert 4K UHD content for […]
Imagine & StorageDNA | Booths SL11124 & SL13609 | www.imagineproducts.com & www.storagedna.com Imagine Products, creator of software utilities for backing up, viewing, sharing, transcoding, and archiving video assets, and StorageDNA, a provider of intelligent nearline and archiving workflow solutions for media professionals, today announced a partnership resulting in a new product. The two companies have collaborated […]
RushWorks | Booth SL12713 | Website: http://www.rushworks.tv/ RushWorks, a software development company that produces cool technology for production, playback, and streaming, is enhancing its range of technology solutions with: Locked On — An object tracking solution that controls one or more PTZ or PTX fixtures, allowing video cameras to follow the talent with no operators required. […]
RushWorks | Booth SL12713 | Website: http://www.rushworks.tv/ RushWorks is a Dallas area-based software development company that produces cool technology for production, playback, and streaming. Locked On — Locked On is an object tracking solution that controls one or more PTZ or PTX fixtures, allowing video cameras to follow the talent with no operators required. The technology […]
VSN | Booth SL8006 | Website: https://www.vsn-tv.com/ New Products VSNExplorer BI — The newly enhanced VSNExplorer BI is capable of transforming media information and metadata into powerful business intelligence. A module of VSNExplorer, this broadcast-centric BI tool can extract information on assets, quality, traffic, transcoding and other activities from extensive VSN data sources or even third-party […]
COGO | Booth SU621 | Website: cogohd.com 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 […]
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.