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Johan Vounckx, svp technology innovations, at EVS

EVS Celebrates 25 Years at NAB 2019May 9th 2019 - 08:00 AM

EVS’s “Ingest-to-Post” message is leading the way into IP production with new network technology, a new all-software server, and virtualized control systems.

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Essential Guide:  Immersive Audio Pt 1 - An Immersive Audio PrimerApril 18th 2019 - 11:30 AM

Part one of this four-part series introduces immersive audio, the terminology used, the standards adopted, and the key principles that make it work.

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The Lawo VSM control system brings together all the requirements for Sky Racing’s technical devices and operators.

Lawo’s VSM IP Broadcast Control System Keeps Sky Racing Under ControlMarch 4th 2019 - 09:00 AM

Lawo’s Virtual Studio Manager (VSM) control system is playing a key role in Sky Racing Australia (Tabcorp)’s remote productions activities at its Sydney and Melbourne sites.

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NASCAR Productions’ three control rooms feature are specifically configured to handle IP-based At Home remote productions.

Server-Based “At Home” Workflows Provide Efficiency For NASCAR Productions March 1st 2019 - 10:00 AM

NASCAR Productions, based in Charlotte NC, prides itself on maintaining one of the most technically advanced content creation organizations in the country. It’s responsible for providing content, graphics and other show elements to broadcasters (mainly Fox and NBC), as well as NASCAR’s digital and social platforms and other shoulder programming on the broadcast networks. And that’s in addition to a wide range of international broadcasters that it supports.

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Attending an event at Sacramento’s Golden 1 stadium is an experience in itself.

Sacramento Kings Capture Memories Using Quantum’s StorNextFebruary 27th 2019 - 01:50 PM

Since opening in 2016, the Golden 1 stadium, which is home to the Sacramento Kings NBA team, has been considered one of the most technologically advanced event venues in the U.S.

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With full 60Hz frame rate support, the V-600UHD helps create a smooth video image without blur.

Roland Offers Compact HD/4K Switcher With Ultra Scaler TechnologyFebruary 22nd 2019 - 12:05 PM

Roland Professional A/V has introduced a new compact video switcher that delivers the full capabilities of 4K image quality in a switcher that offers users the ability to easily transition from HD to 4K as needed. Using Roland’s Ultra Scaler technology, scaling and format conversion is provided on each of the new V-600UHD’s inputs, allowing simultaneous use of full HD and high-pixel-density 4K sources, while also offering simultaneous output of 4K and 1080p resolutions.

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LA Ram’s quarterback barely gets a pass launched before being tackled by a New England defensive back. Image: Mercedes Benz Stadium.

Special Report: Super Bowl LIII – The Technology Behind the BroadcastFebruary 18th 2019 - 11:30 AM

New England Patriot quarterback, Tom Brady, entered Mercedes Benz stadium in Atlanta, GA on February 3rd having already won five Super Bowl games. And through four-quarters of play, all delivered by a television crew of hundreds of technicians, sports casters and engineers, about 100 million television viewers watched Brady add another victory to his historic play by setting the record for the most Super Bowl victories by any player in the league, now totaling six.

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Broadcast of a NASCAR race (shown here) requires multiple TV trucks, but nothing equals the the Super Bowl. Image NASCAR 2017

Routers Link Mobile Units to Provide Hugh IP Connectivity for Super BowlJanuary 31st 2019 - 08:00 AM

Evertz EXE IP routers will be linked together in NEP’s SSCBS and Game Creek’s Encore mobile units to provide at least 2,000 inputs and 4,000 outputs for this year’s Super Bowl coverage.

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