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PTP Explained - Part 3 - Operational Supervision Of PTP Network ServicesNovember 26th 2019 - 10:00 AM

In the previous two parts of this four-part series, we covered the basic principles of PTP and explained how time transfer can be made highly reliable using both the inherent methods IEE1588 provides as well as various complementing redundancy technologies. In this part, we look deeper into monitoring PTP systems.

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PBS NewsHour West has found a new home at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism in Phoenix. Photos: Ellen O’Brien

PBS NewsHour Goes WestNovember 25th 2019 - 10:13 AM

Last month the popular PBS evening news program NewsHour went on air with a new West Coast edition, live from Arizona State University (ASU)’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism in Phoenix. The school’s facilities are now considered the Western bureau for “PBS NewsHour West,” serving as a reporting hub for breaking news and feature stories.

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Cyber Security Is An All Industry IssueNovember 25th 2019 - 09:00 AM

Cyber security impacts everyone and every industry. One unifying comment from cyber security experts is the bad guys are mostly winning. The good guys are fighting the good fight and we each need to do our part. One of the more challenging aspects of cyber security is cyber policy, governance, guidelines and training. I call this “good cyber hygiene”.

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What Is The Role Of NMOS In ST2110 Adoption?November 20th 2019 - 09:00 AM

At the recent IBC conference, vendors were showing ST2110 compatible products. The IP pavilion was there to demonstrate how it all works nicely together, all interoperable, etc. There were sessions to introduce and provide the information and knowledge to implement ST2110. And a few announcements about new facilities and mobile units all IP based on ST2110.

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‘Real World IP’ Event Video Series: Part 7 - The Panel DiscussionNovember 18th 2019 - 03:22 PM

Part 7 in our series from ‘Real World IP’, a one-day seminar event from The Broadcast Bridge held at BAFTA in London, culminates with the five speakers joining on a panel moderated by Tony Orme, Editor at The Broadcast Bridge.

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User Generated Content Or Reporting In Real TimeNovember 18th 2019 - 09:00 AM

We all understand what it means when someone says a video went viral. It typically means a person used a mobile device to record an event and posted it to any number of social media websites. How does that have anything to do with professional broadcast and production?

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How Long Do Video Tapes Last?November 15th 2019 - 09:00 AM

It’s one of the most mystifying questions in video and usually only those with the most valuable programming bother to ask it: How long does video tape last?

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The Eurovision Song Contest is one of the most anticipated international music events of the year.

LUCI Rescues Reporters’ Streaming Coverage At Eurovision Song Contest 2019November 12th 2019 - 11:00 AM

When the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest found that their Tel Aviv venue did not have ISDN lines to stream the reporters’ commentaries, an ingenious software called LUCI let their voices be heard.

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