Sports

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Recent Sports Content

The World Of OTT: Part 1 - The Principles & Terminology Of The OTT Ecosystem October 21st 2020 - 09:00 AM

OTT is becoming more and more prevalent in the world of video consumption. Some people would say that it will become the dominant form of video delivery in years to come as the underlying technologies expand, develop or mature, and consumer behaviour continues to revolve around convenience, flexibility and personalization. Recent OTT launches and refreshes from major media businesses like NBC, Disney, Warner Media, CBS, RAI, BBC, ITV, SRG and RTL show how important OTT is to their future.

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Digital Audio: Part 4. ADC’s & The Mathematics Of Quantization & Dither. October 15th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Digital audio relies completely on the accuracy of quantization and it is important to see how it works.

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The GV Media Universe is a virtual world of applications and microservices powered by the company’s Agile Media Processing Platform.

SaaS To Be Core Of Grass Valley Business Going ForwardOctober 13th 2020 - 11:00 AM

With its core business in live sports production, Grass Valley has seen its revenue contract significantly over the past eight months but with a new integrated software-defined product roadmap, it looks to bounce back while “reducing the pain” of migrating to IP. This insight, and more, was revealed during a virtual press conference presented by company management in early October.

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The best part about virtual trade shows is no lines, no tipping, comfortable chairs and instant replays.

Bonded Cellular Links Move Forward Without ShowsOctober 12th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Changing TV station dynamics, new markets, and new technologies are driving wireless remote broadcasting link solution innovations.

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Stations used to broadcast this before sign-on. Viewers needed a mirror to see the picture to adjust the controls on the back of their sets.

Maintaining Digital Integrity With IP Test & MeasurementOctober 1st 2020 - 09:00 AM

TV test and measurement gear and instrument solutions also facilitate remote production and monitoring.

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Calrec’s Type R for TV virtual mixing console can be controlled from the control room’s video production switcher and remote fader panel.

Audio Consoles Focus On Remote Mixing For Virtual ProductionSeptember 30th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Among a number of things, the pandemic has accelerated product development timelines for remote production and the migration to virtualized IP infrastructures, supporting the ability to produce content remotely and stay socially distanced. Many of these new tools were already in place but were often still in early stages, and some were cobbled together nearly on the fly as broadcasters coped with the careful return of live sports.

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FIFA shared a virtual platform with Synamedia for IBC 2020 to discuss how to disrupt video piracy.

Vendors Highlight Industrial Scale Of Video Piracy At Virtual IBC 2020September 24th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Synamedia has stood out as the vendor making the biggest splash over content protection and video piracy around IBC 2020, even though the event was confined to virtual channels.

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The Magic Leap One mixed reality headset.

The Sponsors Perspective: Mixing Realities - Feeding The Immersive MarketsSeptember 15th 2020 - 09:00 AM

Will alternative immersive channels create an imperative for broadcasters? Veronique Larcher, Director of AMBEO Immersive Audio, Sennheiser, explores immersive content outside of the commercial broadcast space, including virtual, augmented, and mixed realities.

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