Recent Software Integration Content

Core Insights - TDM Mesh Networks - A Simple Alternative To Leaf-Spine ST2110July 21st 2021 - 09:30 AM

IP is delivering unprecedented flexibility and scalability for broadcasters. But there is a price to pay for these benefits, namely, the complexity of the system increases significantly as we add more video and audio over IP.

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The Liberation Of Broadcast Technology - Part 1July 20th 2021 - 09:30 AM

For many years broadcasters have been working with static systems that are difficult to change and upgrade. This two part series explores the unfolding of a more elastic future based on COTS hardware and flexible licensing.

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“Anything with a printed circuit board in it is likely looking at similar market dynamics.” Tim Shoulders, Grass Valley CEO and President.

Parts And Chip ShortagesJuly 15th 2021 - 09:00 AM

TV equipment manufacturers are doing what broadcasters do best: Creatively helping each other work through a difficult technical challenge.

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Internet Contribution For Broadcasters: Pt. 3 - Why Carriage Matters To Live Internet Video DeliveryJuly 14th 2021 - 09:00 AM

On the internet, congestion and latency is added at the points at which carriers connect to each other. Understanding this will help you design a better quality video service, says Bernhard Pusch, Head of Global Internet Strategy at Telstra Corporation.

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Monitoring An IP World - OTT - Part 2July 13th 2021 - 09:00 AM

In this second instalment of our extended article on monitoring in OTT and VOD, we take a look at the core infrastructure and discuss how to analyze systems to guarantee that video, audio and metadata is reliably delivered through network and CDN infrastructures to the home viewer.

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Timing: Part 4 - Analog TelevisionJuly 8th 2021 - 09:00 AM

One of the earliest and most widespread applications of synchronizing was in television.

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Internet Contribution For Broadcasters: Pt. 2 - ApplicationsJuly 7th 2021 - 09:00 AM

In Part 1, we looked at how the internet operates and the components that make it so effective. In this article, we consider the broadcast applications available and what it means to “connect to the internet”.

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Monitoring An IP World - OTT - Part 1July 6th 2021 - 09:00 AM

Monitoring has always been the engineers’ best friend as it turns apparent chaos into order and helps us understand what is going on deep inside a system to deliver high-quality pictures and sound. As OTT continues to play a more prominent role, the need to monitor internet distribution systems is becoming increasingly compelling.

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