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Managing 2022January 10th 2022 - 09:30 AM

The new year is a time to ponder the past and muse about the future. In the past, nearly each technical device needed to produce broadcast TV cost more than building a new house, was as huge as it was heavy, and made pictures nobody would accept today. About 20 years ago, many analog TV stations were launching their DTV stations. Today, US TV stations are launching ATSC 3.0. Can you imagine what TV broadcasters will be doing in 2042?

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The CAST.ERA’s Mobile Edge Compute Platform is designed to provide a local station edge solution for data carrier network interruptions.

Discussing Playout And Automation In 2022 With Mike Kralec At Sinclair BroadcastJanuary 6th 2022 - 09:00 AM

“There will never be an option where the network is so resilient that you don’t need a backup plan.” Mike Kralec, SBG.

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The Sponsors Perspective: Video Streaming Strategies & Challenges In A Rapidly Changing EnvironmentJanuary 5th 2022 - 09:30 AM

Entertainment over the internet has gained significant traction over the last years. For this reason, companies have developed new business models in order to retain customers, by meeting their emerging needs and studying the behavior patterns of online streaming consumption.

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Centralized monitoring of real time content assures that errors are caught quickly, improving content integrity. Courtesy Interra Systems.

Monitoring New Ways To BroadcastJanuary 5th 2022 - 09:00 AM

IP monitoring differs from SDI and AES due to the abstraction of the video, audio and metadata essence leading to new methods of measuring and monitoring levels and timing.

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Essential Guide: Intelligent CDN For BroadcastersNovember 24th 2021 - 09:30 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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TAG licenses are often deployed along the content flow chain to identify, isolate, and troubleshoot technical issues. Graphics courtesy TAG.

TAG Introduces Realtime Media PlatformOctober 20th 2021 - 09:00 AM

TAG Video Systems takes advantage of over 70,000 globally deployed probing points to give users the ability to dive deep into streaming content monitoring. The company anticipates more than 100,000 probing point deployments by the end of 2021.

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Cloud Qualify will reside on the Telestream Cloud, a video encoding service targeted at video production and postproduction professionals.

Telestream Continues To Build Out File-Based Workflows With Cloud-Native QC MicroServiceOctober 4th 2021 - 10:30 AM

For large media companies, especially those with global exclusive sports and entertainment rights that are delivered around the world simultaneously, the new frontier is streaming millions (and sometimes billions of viewers) of live events over an IP infrastructure. Or more specifically, a series of tightly linked cloud services that process media quickly and ultimately span the world.

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Growth in streaming OTT delivery is changing the business realities of broadcast television production, playout and content distribution.

Grass Valley’s Scalable FutureAugust 23rd 2021 - 09:00 AM

New, in-cloud, pay-per-use business models offer new advantages to occasional REMI, field reporting, remote event production and similar content producers and distributors with a better business model to remain competitive and profitable without huge ongoing capital investments.

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