Recent 5G Content

Numerous field tests have proven the reliability of real-time remote HD acquisition over a 5G connection.

EU-Funded Group Looking To Productize 5G For Broadcast Production And DistributionSeptember 9th 2021 - 09:00 AM

For the past year an international group of technology companies, funded by the European Union (EU), has been looking into the use of 5G technology to streamline live and studio production in the hopes of distributing more content to (and from) viewers faster and more efficiently. Due to the restrictions imposed because of the coronavirus, most of the work thus far has been completed remotely.

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Timing: Part 6 - SynchronizationSeptember 2nd 2021 - 09:00 AM

The need for synchronization rears its head in so many different endeavors that it has to be accepted as one of the great enabling technologies.

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Adobe Acquisition Of Frame.io For Cloud Collaborative Workflow Questioned By AnalystsSeptember 1st 2021 - 10:00 AM

Adobe’s acquisition of New York based start-up Frame.io for $1.28 billion highlights the meteoric rise of cloud based collaborative workflows, stimulated further by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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CDNs are much more complex in practice than the simple diagrams used to depict them.

CDN Alliance Formed To Address Common IP Transport ChallengesAugust 19th 2021 - 09:00 AM

A new non-profit group is about to launch for the CDN (Content Delivery Network) industry, aiming to provide more consistent media transport with greater resilience against the outages that have recently afflicted some of the world’s major CDN providers.

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DVB Begins Final Push Towards Linear Broadcast Over 5GAugust 16th 2021 - 09:00 AM

The DVB Project plans to support linear TV broadcast over 5G by Q3 2022 after approving commercial requirements for DVB-I service support.

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Japan Carries Torch For 8K At Tokyo 2020 OlympicsAugust 12th 2021 - 09:00 AM

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics is giving Japan the perfect stage for showing off the quality of 8K broadcasting, even if the Games are a year late and muted in their impact by the lack of crowds and controversy over staging them at all at a time of a Covid-19 surge in the country. It is the chance for the country and especially its national broadcaster NHK, which has long championed the cause, to convince other countries that they should consider adopting this high resolution 4320 x7680 format despite its huge toll on bandwidth and storage.

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Timing: Part 5 - NTSC Frame RatesAugust 5th 2021 - 09:00 AM

The conversion of monochrome TV to color was quite a trick, but it came at a cost.

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When Elon Musk launched his car in 2018, he also launched his first test-flight Starlink satellites. In August, Starlink will be worldwide.

Low Orbit Satellites - The Space-Age Future Of Live Streaming VideoJuly 20th 2021 - 09:00 AM

The launch of new low orbit satellites for global network coverage will have a significant impact on remote live streaming for broadcasters and webcasters. With the likes of Elon Musk’s SpaceX, Amazon’s Kuiper, or one of the other vendors such as Oneweb vying for vertical space, the outlook for remote communications has never looked more open for change.

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