The Broadcast Bridge Publishes Almost 100 Articles Each Month October 17th 2018 - 08:00 AM

The Broadcast Bridge publishes almost 100 articles each month. Given that high number, you could be expected to have missed one or more of them. After a review of reader interest, we selected two that readers indicated of high interest.

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Lawo To Show 4K Format Conversion For V__Matrix Platform At SMPTE LA October 11th 2018 - 08:00 AM

At the 2018 SMPTE LA conference, Lawo will show a new virtual module for its established V__matrix signal-processing platform. The new vm_udx Virtual Module (VM) provides format conversion between SD, HD and 4K formats plus audio embedding/de-embedding, frame-sync, proc amp and RGB color correction functionality.

Hardware Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Encoding & Transcoding Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Headends & IPTV

Cost-effective IP Contribution and Distribution October 1st 2018 - 03:00 PM

Saving dollars is one of the reasons broadcasters are moving to IP. Network speeds have now reached a level where real-time video and audio distribution is a realistic option. Taking this technology to another level, Rohde and Schwarz demonstrate in this eBook how to reduce costs even further and provide

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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

Essential Guide: Reality of IP September 10th 2018 - 11:00 AM

As broadcasters migrate to IP, the spotlight is focusing more and more on IT infrastructure. Quietly in the background, IT has been making unprecedented progress in infrastructure design to deliver low latency high-speed networks, and new highly adaptable business models, to make real-time video and audio work in IT infrastructures.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Audio Audio Networking Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Middleware VoD Headends & IPTV OTT Streaming Services System Integration

Reality of IP - Part 3 - Data Acceleration September 7th 2018 - 11:00 AM

Network Interface Cards (NIC’s) are often seen as the bottleneck of data processing for ST2110 and ST2022-6. IT manufacturers have witnessed similar challenges with high speed trading and 5G networks but have been able to provide real-time solutions to overcome latency and blocking. In this article, we investigate I

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