JDS Japan Digital Serve Chooses Media Links for its IP Video Distribution Platform November 29th 2018 - 10:00 AM

JDS Japan Digital Serve has selected an MD8000 transport solution and ProMD EMS Enhanced Management Software from Media Links for the transport backbone of its 100-Gbps IP-based video distribution platform. JDS provides digital broadcasting services to cable TV stations throughout Japan using a terrestrial fiber optic network.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Content Delivery Network Headends & IPTV OTT Cellular Delivery Streaming

The Challenges Of Sending IP Video Over A WAN November 27th 2018 - 11:00 AM

With the proliferation of Ethernet networks and computers in the video world, many media companies are replacing traditional dedicated video links like satellite and microwave with Ethernet-based infrastructures. This is being done for internal contribution applications as well as for delivering content directly to the consumer.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Routing Switchers Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Audio Audio Networking Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Content Management Content Delivery Network OTT Streaming

Media Links to Explore Clos Networks For Multicast Applications at 2018 SMPTE LA Conference October 18th 2018 - 08:00 AM

At the SMPTE 2018 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition in Los Angeles, Dr. Takeshi Shimizu, Research & Development Manager at Media Links, will present a technical paper that proposes a new approach for building a three-stage Clos Network with non-blocking multicast capabilities. This helps reduce overall switch count and associated costs

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Network Management System Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Content Delivery Network

Artel Features an Integrated, End-to-End, IP-Centric Demo Area at the 2018 IBC Show October 2nd 2018 - 09:00 AM

At the 2018 IBC Show, Artel will feature an integrated, end-to-end, IP-centric demo area designed to address customers’ growing requirements as they migrate toward all-IP or hybrid IP/SDI networks.

Production & Post Production Switchers Hardware Infrastructure Routing Switchers Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Audio Audio Consoles Distribution & Delivery Content Delivery Network Streaming

Vendors Now Well Versed In The Language of IT September 21st 2018 - 09:52 AM

At the recent IBC Show in Amsterdam, it was clear that when discussing the design and deployment of next generation video production and distribution infrastructures, manufacturers of the technology and processes required are now using significantly different technical terms. Now, familiar words like “encoding”, “playout” and “software defined networks’ are being repla

Production & Post Production Servers Production Switchers Multiviewers Video Editing Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Routing Switchers Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Storage, Near-line Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Master Control Switchers / Branding Subtitling & Captioning Systems Transmission Encoding & MUX Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Content Management Content Delivery Network Services Playout Services Cloud Services Trade Shows / Conferences / Organisations

Broadpeak Helps Content Distributors Overcome Scalability and Latency Issues September 18th 2018 - 01:50 PM

Solving a problem that has plagued many large media events online, Broadpeak has developed nanoCDN, an advanced bit rate (ABR) multicast technology platform that enables cable and Telecom operators to deal with millions of TV viewers and unpredictable peaks of online traffic.

Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Content Management Content Delivery Network Headends & IPTV OTT