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.
New this IBC conference (Sept. 13-17, RAI Amsterdam) is a virtual TV audio console by Wheatstone designed specifically to complement news production automation workflows. Virtual Dimension Three is a multi-touch virtual console with 64 onscreen faders that seamlessly interfaces into major production automation systems, including those by Ross Video, Grass Valley and Sony. “Automation and […]
New to IBC this year is a remote user interface for Wheatstone’s flagship IP audio console surface, the LXE. LXE, the IP audio console for Wheatstone’s popular WheatNet-IP audio network, broke new ground as the industry’s first re-programmable control surface,the company says, and now adds a multi-touch remote UI for multiple operators sharing board duties during […]
New to IBC this year (Sept. 13-17, RAI Amsterdam) is an AoIP appliance by Wheatstone that removes the barriers to seamlessly sharing studio operation and high-quality programming between facilities, sports venues, and other sites in separate locations. SwitchBlade is a 1RU appliance for the WheatNet-IP audio network that contains audio codecs controlled by SIP, transporting Wheatstone logic […]
New to the IBC conference this year (Sept. 13-17, RAI Amsterdam) is Wheatstone’s Glass LXE virtual console for its WheatNet-IP audio network. Glass LXE is a multi-touch UI that operates as a standalone virtual console into the WheatNet-IP audio network, a complete IP audio ecosystem of consoles, talent stations, I/O units, accessories and SIP phone […]