4K / 8K

Workflows, equipment, and technology breakthroughs. Discover who is using 4K/8K and why. Understand the theory and practical significance of providing more pixels, higher frame rates, and bigger and better color space.

Recent 4K / 8K Content

Real World IP - Learn from the Trail BlazersMarch 12th 2019 - 10:30 AM

IP has now come of age and many broadcasters are looking to transition to ST2110. The Broadcast Bridge has been championing IP education and in this unprecedented IP seminar they have brought together leading industry experts to deliver an in-depth case-study of the world’s leading ST2110 IP installation at NEP Australia.

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An ancient B&W 4:3 CRT TV was the modern

TV’s ‘Back to the Future’ Moment?March 7th 2019 - 12:05 PM

Philo T. Farnsworth was the original TV pioneer. When he transmitted the first picture from a camera to a receiver in another room in 1927, he exclaimed to technicians helping him, “There you are – electronic television!” What’s never been quoted but likely the first question raised was “What do we do with it?”

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Globecast has combined its live content acquisition expertise with its Digital Media Hub suite for sport and live news events.

Globecast Shows Latest Tech Platforms At CABSATFebruary 18th 2019 - 11:00 AM

At the upcoming CABSAT conference, March 12-14, in Dubai, Globecast will spotlight its latest offerings for content delivery around the world using multiple distribution platforms. The company will highlight how it helps multi-channel video providers to enhance the value of their line-up by increasing audience and revenue through a wide range of services.

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Until television content becomes holographic, we can expect augmented reality presentations to become commonplace.

Augmented Reality the Next RevolutionJanuary 30th 2019 - 09:00 AM

While the consumer electronics industry focuses on bigger displays and ever higher resolution, there are pioneers developing a more compatible technology, augmented reality television. How close is it and what are the benefits?

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The wide spectrum of successful CiaB solutions proves that one size doesn’t fit all stations or markets. Picture credit SGT.

A Look at 2019 Channel-In-A-Box SolutionsJanuary 17th 2019 - 12:05 PM

New TV Channel-in-a-Box (CiaB) solutions provide TV stations and web-streamers a high-quality output with the flexibility to add new channels using the same hardware.

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The Pebble Beach Systems’ Dolphin provides a perfect solution for OTA and OTT CiaB applications.

Applied Technology: Pebble Beach Systems – Dolphin Integrated Channel DeviceJanuary 10th 2019 - 09:00 AM

Here is a channel-in-a-box solution that provides a wide range of automation playout options as well as the ability to interface with graphics systems from many third-party manufacturers.

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Data reflects the increasing demand for professional-grade video quality, a trend evident at this summer’s FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Remote Links Moving to HEVCJanuary 3rd 2019 - 11:00 AM

LiveU’s 2018 ‘State of Live’ report says HEVC now represents 25% of worldwide traffic. In addition to growing HEVC adoption, data also indicates a 55% increase in live transmission hours and emergence of 4K resolution in live broadcasting.

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From Expando trailers to PTZs with off-site control rooms, 2019 promises to bring new live OB opportunities. Photo: TV Skyline GmbH.

A Broadcast Engineer’s Look Into the 2019 Crystal BallJanuary 2nd 2019 - 09:00 AM

Is the consumer electronics paradigm shift changing the soul of TV viewing? What role does broadcast TV play?

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