Newtec Satellite Backhaul Technology Helps Bring Mobile Service to West Africa’s Mauritania May 26th 2017 - 01:00 PM

In remote rural locations, satellite backhaul is often the only mobile transport available that can provide the reliability and quick service rollout that is required. Newtec, a provider of equipment and technologies for satellite communications, has deployed its Dialog multiservice platform in West Africa to provide cellular backhaul for Mattel,

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Globecast and Harmonic Partner for New UHD-HDR OTT “Platform as a Service” May 17th 2017 - 01:50 PM

At the recent 2017 NAB Show, Globecast teamed up with Harmonic to demonstrate the first ultra-high-definition (UHD) high dynamic range (HDR) OTT managed platform as a service (PaaS) for the delivery of linear content over the internet to connected TVs. The VIVE Lifestyle Network, a 24/7 linear TV network available globally that

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Telestream Wirecast Live Streams 
FAI World Gliding Championships May 12th 2017 - 01:00 PM

Earlier this year the 34th FAI World Gliding Championship races were streamed live to a global audience using Telestream’s Wirecast live streaming production software to facilitate fan engagement at all levels. Thanks to elegant new video streaming capabilities, over 20 times more traffic was registered through the website compared to

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Broadcast Pix Unveils New Family of IP-Centric Integrated Production Systems April 10th 2017 - 03:30 PM

Broadcast Pix has developed a new family of Internet Protocol (IP)-native integrated video production switchers that allows users to control a multi-camera video production with a traditional switcher control panel as easily as navigating a corporate presentation with a cell phone or tablet. The company will demonstrate these new

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EU Takes First Step Towards Digital Single Market with Online Content Portability February 22nd 2017 - 09:00 AM

The European Union has passed portability rules allowing cross border access to online services between all member states, which would give consumers ubiquitous access to content such as movies and live sports streams that they have paid for, wherever they are. The agreed measures await formal ratification by the two

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Vimond Fleshes Out End to End Online Video Platform at 2017 NAB Show February 17th 2017 - 01:50 PM

Vimond Media Solutions is adding five new components to its cloud based online video portfolio at the 2017 NAB Show, focusing on workflow, rights and content management, as well as monetization. The company is also enhancing existing tools with the aim of providing a complete package for media companies seeking to

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New Test Suite for HbbTV 2 Spec Now Available January 9th 2017 - 11:00 AM

The HbbTV Association, a global initiative dedicated to providing an open standard for the delivery of broadcast and broadband services through connected TVs and set-top boxes, has released its test suite version 9.0 to support the latest Hybrid broadcast broadband TV (HbbTV) 2 specification. The group said the new release is an

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