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IP Security For Broadcasters: Part 6 - NAT And VPNMarch 15th 2022 - 09:00 AM

NAT will operate without IPsec and vice versa, but making them work together is a fundamental challenge that needs detailed configuration and understanding.

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Timing: Part 12 - Synchronizing Clocks RemotelyMarch 4th 2022 - 09:00 AM

In digital television broadcasting, what matters is that the pictures should be displayed at the correct frame rate and lip-sync should be achieved in an isochronous system.

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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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Licensing terms for the VVC standard, which gives consumers enhanced speed and efficiency in display devices, have now been set.

VVC Codec License Set Amid Widespread Adoption ConcernsFebruary 23rd 2022 - 09:00 AM

MPEG LA, LLC, the Denver, Colorado-based licensing group overseeing such essential video compression patents as the MPEG-2, MPEG-4, VC-1, ATSC and HEVC standards, has released its highly anticipated Versatile Video Coding (VVC) Patent Portfolio License terms of use and many are concerned that the pricing might make VVC, or MPEG H.266, cost prohibitive for streaming video.

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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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IP Security For Broadcasters: Part 5 - NAT ExplainedFebruary 15th 2022 - 09:00 AM

When IP was first envisaged back in the 1970s, just over 4 billion unique IP addresses were allocated. However, the overwhelming international adoption of the internet with a world population of nearly 8 billion people has demonstrated there are simply not enough IP addresses to go around.

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Timing: Part 11 - Isochronous SystemsJanuary 27th 2022 - 09:00 AM

The traditional analog video signal contained all of the timing information needed by the receiver. Then it all changed….

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Cloud Workflow Intelligent Optimization - Part 2January 21st 2022 - 09:00 AM

In the last article in this series, we looked at how optimizing workflows improves reliability, and enhances agility and responsiveness. In this article, we investigate advanced monitoring systems to improve data analysis and aid optimization.

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