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NAB Show exhibits always impress visitors, starting in the LVCC lobby. Photo courtesy NAB.

2022 NAB Show Review, Part 2May 2nd 2022 - 09:00 AM

With fewer exhibits and smaller crowds, the 2022 NAB Show aisles were easier to navigate and exhibitors had more time to speak with visitors.

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NAB exhibits opened at 10 a.m. on Sunday. It wasn’t the usual heathy 100,000+ crowd, but it was an excited and healthy 52,000. Courtesy NAB.

2022 NAB Show Review, Part 1April 29th 2022 - 12:30 PM

Many annual NAB Shows have become milestones in TV broadcasting history. The presence of the 2022 NAB Show marked the first Las Vegas NAB Show since 2019.

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If you find color bars more intriguing than talent on a set, you need to attend the SBE Ennes Workshop and BEIT Conference sessions.

NAB 22 BEIT Conferences Detail TV Engineering ProgressApril 20th 2022 - 09:00 AM

People visit NAB Shows for many reasons. Some are there to investigate and examine new solutions. Some are shopping with a budget ready to spend. Others visit to gather ideas and figures for next year’s budget. Many visit to accomplish all this and make time to learn the latest relevant information from the industry experts at BEIT Conferences.

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Live Streaming Set To Boost Glastonbury 2022 April 18th 2022 - 09:00 AM

The UK’s Glastonbury music festival is set to return this year as a physical event after two years online only, presenting an opportunity to assess how far streaming coverage of such large concerts has come since 2019.

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Haivision Buys Aviwest To Address Remote Video Contribution Market March 10th 2022 - 10:30 AM

Haivision Systems, developer of the Secure Reliable Transport (SRT) protocol for low latency streaming, has reached agreement to acquire Aviwest, a French specialist in live video contribution over bonded IP networks, for about €20 million.

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Building A Seamless Cloud-Based WorkflowFebruary 28th 2022 - 09:00 AM

A cloud-based workflow is no longer a “nice to have” for live news and sports broadcasting. Whether you adopt a hybrid model or a turnkey approach, the benefits of scale, cost, and flexibility can be realized in more or less any use case. Explore the questions you need to ask yourself to find the workflow that is right for you.

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Intelligent CDN For Broadcasters - Part 2February 25th 2022 - 09:00 AM

In the previous article in this series, we looked at the challenges of streaming media for broadcasters, and in this article, we look at how specialized CDNs designed specifically for broadcast television delivers a greatly improved streaming experience for viewers.

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Intelligent CDN For Broadcasters - Part 1February 18th 2022 - 09:00 AM

Media streaming over the internet is unique. Packet switched networks were never designed to deliver continuous and long streams of media but instead were built to efficiently process transactional and short bursts of data. The long streams of video and audio data are relentless in their network demands and to distribute them effectively requires the adoption of specialist CDNs.

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