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Recent IP Content

IMF - Interoperability and Content Exchange Made EasyAugust 29th 2018 - 10:00 AM

As the television business has become more global, and evolving consumer devices spawn the need for ever more formats, there has been an explosion of the number of versions that are needed for an item of content. The need to provide tens to hundreds of language versions provides added complications, with localized versions often being created at dispersed dubbing and captioning facilities. The Interoperable Media Format (IMF) has been developed as the solution to the sensible processing of motion pictures and episodic shows. In the linked e-book, Rohde & Schwarz explain IMF and introduce Clipster as a platform for IMF workflows.

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IP Explored - ST2110 and ST2022August 28th 2018 - 11:00 AM

As broadcasters accelerate IP migration we must move from a position of theory to that of practical application. Whether we’re building a greenfield site or transitioning through a hybrid solution, simply changing SDI components with analogous IP replacements will not achieve full COT’s goals and the benefits associated with it.

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Broadcast For IT - Part 19 - Why Use IP?August 21st 2018 - 01:50 PM

Moving from the luxury of dedicated point-to-point connectivity in favor of asynchronous, shared, and unpredictable IP networks may seem like we’re making life unnecessarily difficult for ourselves. However, there are compelling reasons to make the transition to IP. In this article, we look at the primary motivation for moving to IP and the benefits it provides for broadcasters.

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TV 2 master control in Odense, Denmark, manages eight regions and is based on a Pebble Beach Systems Marina automation system.

Field Report: TV 2 DANMARK Upgrades to Pebble Beach Systems MarinaAugust 21st 2018 - 11:00 AM

TV 2 DANMARK is the most popular commercial television network in Denmark and provides national channels including news and sports programming as well as multiple thematic channels. Faced with the need to move to a new technical facility, management decided that it was also time to update the automation system.

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The Stirlitz Media Logger runs on a standard Windows server.

Field Report: Stirlitz Media Logging Software Solution at BBC Scotland August 16th 2018 - 04:00 PM

Stirlitz Media’s media logging software as been installed for use across the broadcaster’s three HD channels: BBC One Scotland, BBC Two Scotland and Gaelic-language service BBC ALBA.

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Essential Guide:  Video Over IP - Making It WorkAugust 16th 2018 - 11:00 AM

Low latency networks and non-blocking switches are terms now appearing in mainstream broadcasting. But what do they mean? Why are they relevant? And how do we make Video over IP work?

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Merging new BAS and IP technology can equip news crews with valuable new production workflows, much like those enjoyed in the studio.

Extending The Studio Network To The FieldAugust 14th 2018 - 10:00 AM

It is time to implement IP based bidirectional and multi-user radio systems in the licensed BAS band channels. The resulting improvements in data rates and new technology can enable workflows in the field much like those enjoyed in the studio. However, careful management of data rates, traffic priorities and security are required to ensure high quality signals are delivered back to the studio.

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SMPTE Podcast: the IP Showcase at NAB 2018 #2August 8th 2018 - 08:00 AM

In this podcast, Matthew Goldman, president of SMPTE, Andrew Jones of IABM and Brad Gilmer of AMWA, talk about the IP Showcase at NAB 2018.

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