Mining Content’s ‘Massive Value’ With Metadata

Vendors are emphatic that content metadata holds myriad value for broadcasters, increasing video’s findability and searchability, tracking rights and protecting against deepfakes and using AI to make the entire process easier. Above: An example of using machine learning to identify objects in video with correlating time markers. In this way, users can search across video with increasingly sophisticated queries such as “2 Persons + 7 Cars” to show all matches across an entire content library.

Avid Delivers Media Production In The Cloud for TV News And Sports

With thousands of stories breaking daily all over the world, distributed TV news and sports production teams need a reliable, secure solution to bring their workflows to the cloud for anywhere, anytime access. Avid said that’s now possible with its Avid Media Production in the Cloud solution. Based on the established Avid production tools and platforms, Avid […]

IBC: EditShare Showcasing Cloud and Hybrid Media Workflows

EditShare, which helps storytellers create and manage collaborative media workflows, will use IBC 2022 (Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12, stand 7.A35) to showcase how its latest technologies boost quality and efficiency for production and post production. Demonstrations will show how remote working and the cloud can interwork to give creative artists seamless and secure access to the […]

IBC: Moving To The Cloud With LiveU

The cloud will take center stage on the LiveU stand at IBC (Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12) with cloud workflow solutions. LiveU will be highlighting its end-to-end live video and remote production (REMI) solutions, powered by the LiveU cloud video platform, enabling new levels of reliability, flexibility, and cost savings. LiveU will be on-site with a large […]

IBC: Rohde & Schwarz To Showcase Integrated End-To-End Media Workflows And Software-Upgradable Transmitters

At IBC 2022 (Amsterdam, Sept. 9-12) Rohde & Schwarz, a global leader in broadcast media and transmitter technologies will demonstrate how its solutions deliver a unique combination of robustness, rock-solid reliability, flexibility and scalability at its Booth 7.B21. Visitors to IBC will see multiple live demonstrations of Rohde &Schwarz platform agnostic studio production, playout and […]


News Sharing And Collaboration Is Getting Easier And Smarter

Broadcasters are calling on a combination of cloud, software and transport technologies to facilitate collaborating and sharing at a station or across groups. The pandemic has shifted the many news sharing tools into high gear. Above: Dalet Pyramid Cut is Dalet Pyramid’s web-based feature-rich video and audio editor.


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.

Dalet Helps Australian Football League Protect, Monetize And Share Its Rich Game Heritage

Dalet, a technology and service provider for media-rich organizations, said that the Australian Football League (AFL) is using Dalet Flex to manage the cloud-based digitization and workflow modernization project of its video archives. The subscription-based implementation of Dalet’s cloud-native media logistics, which was done in collaboration with partner Telstra Broadcast Services, enables AFL to tackle a large-scale […]

Telestream Debuts New Wirecast Gear 1080P And 4K Streaming Hardware Solutions

Telestream, a global provider of file-based media workflow orchestration, media streaming and delivery technologies, introduces Wirecast Gear 3. Supporting up to 4K60 streaming workflows, Wirecast Gear 3 is the latest generation of the company’s award-winning live video streaming and production hardware. The company says Wirecast Gear 3 “was designed for video streaming specialists who want a […]


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.

Avid Media Composer Delivers Over-The-Shoulder Collaboration to Film and Broadcast Production Workflows

Avid has launched the latest version of Media Composer video editing software with new features that “dramatically enhance the speed and productivity of creative teams and individuals.” These include an “over-the-shoulder” remote collaboration experience available natively in Media Composer | Ultimate and Media Composer | Enterprise editions. The integration of the SRT (Secure Reliable Transport) protocol empowers editors to […]

Grass Valley, AWS Collaborate To Drive Cloud-First Future For Media & Entertainment Players

Grass Valley announces a new, multi-year strategic collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS), to help companies in the media and entertainment sector transform their business through cloud-enabled and cloud-connected workflows. Through this collaboration, Grass Valley and AWS will empower media organizations to meet the growing need to find alternatives to costly and inflexible traditional broadcast systems. The two […]

Blackbird Video Study Finds Optimized Cloud Native Production Tools Can Transform Inefficient Workflows

Blackbird, the technology licensor, developer and seller of the market-leading cloud native video editing platform, Blackbird, today released data from the company’s recent video industry study that finds the cloud is impacting production but the vast majority of workflows remain inefficient. However natively optimized production tools offer transformative efficiencies. The study found cloud production and remote editing are now a universal part of content […]

NAB Show: AVIWEST Unveils Latest Release of StreamHub

AVIWEST (a Haivision company), a global provider of video contribution systems, today announced that the StreamHub receiver and IP distribution platform has a new web UI interface designed to create the best possible user experience. The new 4.0 version of StreamHub is an integral workflow component of contribution solutions including the flagship PRO460, the compact […]

AJA Delivers New Streaming, 12G-SDI, IP, HDR And Data Management Solutions, Upgrades

AJA Video Systems today unveiled a range of powerful new solutions and updates targeted at streamlining broadcast, production, post and proAV workflows to deliver high-resolution, HDR, and high raster content with greater ease and efficiency. New releases include the launch of HELO Plus, a compact, next-generation H.264 streaming and recording device with an advanced feature set, […]

NAB Show: TAG Video Systems Debuting Newly Designed Application Programming Interface

TAG Video Systems is introducing a newly designed Application Programming Interface (API) built to ease the complexity of controlling diverse workflows that reside within the company’s multi-channel monitoring (MCM) system. The company says the new API “is a simpler, unified version that allows users to control every functionality for all workflows under one umbrella, eliminating the […]

Audinate Launches Dante Studio Software

Audinate today introduced Dante Studio, a platform solution for advancing AV production capabilities and streamlining workflows. Resident on this platform, apps from Audinate will provide integrators and end-users with professional-grade tools for better, specialized video networks. The first tool on Dante Studio, Dante Video RX, enables Windows PCs to receive video simply and seamlessly from any […]

EditShare Strengthens Americas’ Team With Three Top Signings

EditShare, a technology provider that helps storytellers to create and manage collaborative media workflows, has underlined its commitment to the key market of the Americas with three new senior staff, in addition to the solid regional team already in place. Mike Wright joins as VP for sales across the Americas, Jodynne Wood as VP of […]

NAB Show: Elements Launches Cloud Solution Specifically For Media & Entertainment

High-performance media storage specialist Elements is set to transform media workflows with a new cloud and hybrid solution. The software platform runs on your preferred cloud service, as well as providing integration for all the popular editing applications. “Obviously using the cloud reduces the cost of complex hardware on your premises,” said André Kamps, CEO […]

Telestream Releases Wirecast 15 With Rearchitected Engine, New UI, Low-Cost Subscription Options

Telestream, a global provider of file-based media workflow orchestration, media streaming and delivery technologies, today announced version 15 of Wirecast, its multiple award-winning live streaming and production software for Mac and Windows. With improved 4K support, Rendezvous conferencing enhancements, interactive web page overlays and social comment moderation, and new subscription options, Wirecast 15 empowers users of […]

TVU Networks And InPlayer Partner To Create Complete Production, Streaming, Monetization Workflow

TVU Networks, a provider of cloud and IP-based live video solutions, has formed a strategic partnership with InPlayer, a monetization platform for content owners. Through the partnership, existing and future TVU customers can benefit from InPlayer’s Pay Per View and Subscription tools to create a complete production, streaming and monetization workflow. The InPlayer platform can be […]

NAB Show: Pronology Debuts Streamfile Core Enterprise Platform

Pronology, a developer of broadcast workflow solutions, highlights its updated StreamFile Core Enterprise cross-platform web-based software application at the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas) At Booth N4931. Designed specifically for remote production, StreamFile Core Enterprise is a tool for receiving IP video protocols and encoding them into editor-friendly formats such as ProRes, […]

NAB Show: EditShare Introduces FLEX For Cloud Editing, Archiving, Backup

EditShare, a technology provider that enables creation and management of collaborative media workflows, will unveil its new FLEX cloud solutions at the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas), Booth N3008). This suite of media asset management and storage software solutions provides a straightforward way for businesses, large and small, to take full advantage […]

NAB Show: Evertz Continues Cloud Transition

Evertz Microsystems, a global provider of media and entertainment technology, will head to the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas) at Booth N5907 to showcase its growing portfolio of new cloud solutions that support a significant shift away from CAPEX broadcast hardware to innovative virtualized solutions that align OPEX with flexible workflows in […]

TAG Doubles Volume of Uncompressed Signal Capacity

TAG Video Systems says that media companies can now monitor twice the number of uncompressed signals within the same compute infrastructure thanks to its support of PCIe Gen 4 servers. TAG delivers software-based deep monitoring of linear IP video workflows from live production through OTT delivery. The company’s Realtime Media Performance Platform operates in the cloud, on […]

NAB Show: TAG Enables New Data Driven Insights To Improve Media Operations And QoS

Visitors to the 2022 NAB Show (April 23-27 in Las Vegas) will be amongst the first to get a glimpse of TAG Video Systems’ new  Media Control System (MCS) in action. TAG, a provider of real-time media performance, software-based deep monitoring of linear video workflows, will be demonstrating the MCS in Booth W3517 and showing attendees how the system can provide […]

VideoElephant Selects Bitcentral To Power Its 150+ FAST Channels

Bitcentral Inc., the provider of media workflows for broadcast and digital video, today announces that it has partnered with VideoElephant, a premium video content hub, to enhance and expand its marketplace of free ad-supported TV (FAST) channels for syndication to distributors around the world. The partnership will see VideoElephant use Bitcentral’s award-winning FUEL platform to […]

NAB Show: EditShare Boosts Media Workflow Performance With New Launches

EditShare, the technology provider that helps storytellers create and manage collaborative media workflows, will showcase its continuing efforts to make post production seamlessly creative at NAB 2022 (Las Vegas Convention Center, April 24-27, booth N3008). The latest enhancements provide interworking and even greater content security and availability. Creatives will be excited to see project synchronization […]

Chyron Announces Promotions To Drive Product Development

Chyron has made two key promotions to “further drive the vision of multifunctional, flexible, scalable platforms and seamless workflows based on robust data and asset management.” Nikole McStanley has been named product portfolio director of live production technology, which includes the PRIME platform and all its modules: CG graphics, branding, clip server, video walls, venue […]

NAB 2022: Tedial Offering smartWork Media Integration Platform

Tedial, an independent media technology solutions specialist, is transforming and redefining media business efficiency and technology approaches with the introduction of smartWork, a unique Media Integration Platform, at NAB 2022 (April 23-27 in Las Vegas) in Booth C3036. Tedial has designed smartWork with an easy-to-use toolset that distills complex workflows into simplified processes resulting in […]

Lawo’s Vmatrix vm_udx Converts In All Directions

To celebrate five years of Lawo’s Vmatrix platform, which enables a wide range of video and audio workflows and supports the transition to a fully IP-based environment, Lawo has rolled out “significant” software-based enhancements. The updated vm_udx application turns V__matrix C100 software-defined processing blades into powerful up/down/cross converters with up to 8 paths of format […]

National Lacrosse League Chooses Flowics Graphics For Cloud-Based Broadcast Graphics Workflow

Flowics, creator of a cloud-based platform for powering remote and in-studio production of live graphics and interactive content, said that the National Lacrosse League (NLL) is using Flowics Graphics as the primary graphics engine in the United States for the 2021-22 season. The company said: “With Flowics Graphics, NLL has an all-in-one solution that provides […]

Dalet Champions New Technology Partner Alliance & Sales Channel Programs

Dalet, a technology and service provider for media-rich organizations, today announced two partner-focused programs. The new Dalet Channel Sales Partner and Technology Alliance Partner programs, which are slated to roll out in Q1 2022, “rapidly expand local touchpoints for customers around the world and lean into key technology partnerships with providers such as Amazon Web […]

KAN-NARI AV Division Uses Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Pro & ATEM Workflow

Toyama-based KAN-NARI Corp.’s Audio Visual and Communication (AVC) division is using a Blackmagic Design workflow, including a range of ATEM live production switchers and the new Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Pro and Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Plus. Using the Blackmagic Design workflow, KAN-NARI has worked on dozens of high-profile events throughout Japan, including the streaming of popular […]

Broadcasters Looking For Improved Workflows

NewscastStudio has surveyed its audience of broadcast professionals for the second year in a row looking at the current media production landscape, the state of broadcast workflows and the year ahead. Of the survey respondents, 66% feel the broadcast industry is adapting technologically to change compared to 70% a year ago. Only half of the respondents, however, feel comfortable or very comfortable with the move to software-first solutions for broadcast production with 29% feeling neutral on the larger industry shift.

Avid NEXIS | EDGE Powers Post-Production Workflows From Anywhere

Avid today extended the power of its collaborative post-production solutions with the introduction of Avid NEXIS | EDGE. This new software option lets post production teams work from any location, delivering secure, remote access to media and metadata. Avid NEXIS | EDGE enables team members to access the same, proven collaborative workflows, relied on by […]

With Buy, Bitcentral Looks To Streamline OTT Workflows

Bitcentral’s acquisition of direct-to-consumer video publishing vendor this week sees the company edging closer to an end-to-end streaming publishing solution, building on its AI-powered video playlisting tool.

Bitcentral Acquires

Bitcentral Inc., the provider of media workflows for broadcast and digital video, has purchased direct-to-consumer video publishing solution maker The end-to-end platform allows media networks and content owners to rapidly deploy OTT and mobile applications, broaden their reach to new audiences and increase their revenue. Since its inception in 2016,’s OTT publishing platform […]

New Dalet AmberFin Update Enables Customers To Expand Streaming Workflows

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 […]

Digital Cinema Collective Thrives With MultiDyne SilverBack Fiber Camera Adapters

The entertainment professionals at Digital Cinema Collective say they create exceptional productions with a smile. Those smiles have broadened since adding SilverBack-V fiber camera adapters from MultiDyne Video & Fiber Optic Solutions to its live production model. The creative professionals responsible for diverse productions such as the Democratic National Convention Digital Production and ABC holiday specials have used several MultiDyne SilverBack models, and simplified how they bring digital cinema cameras into broadcast TV productions. “We specialize in multi-camera […]