Proficiency In Both SDI And IP Technologies Is Critical To Today’s Media Business Success November 8th 2018 - 11:00 AM

Since the company’s founding in 1993, Media Links, based in Kanagawa, Japan, has delivered carrier-class contribution media transport solutions that adhere to recognized broadcast television standards and expectations. These solutions utilize Ethernet/IP packet transport and switching and have been deployed in many of the world’s most high profile spo

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms

The Broadcast Bridge Published Over 200 Articles Last Month November 7th 2018 - 08:00 AM

It was a busy October for the editors at The Broadcast Bridge. During that month, we published more than 200 feature articles, tutorials, essential guides and new products information. A reader could be excused for missing some of that content, especially in light of the multiple exhibitions and conferences that took

Acquisition Camcorders System Cameras Specialist Cameras & Accessories Memory Cards and Portable Recorders Playout & Transmission Transmission Encoding & MUX Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Services Trade Shows / Conferences / Organisations

Out of Necessity, Broadcasters Choose Phased Approach To IP October 29th 2018 - 08:00 AM

With a sharp focus on IP-based operations and the impact they have on a variety of broadcast operations and workflows, broadcasters are operating in one of the most dramatic periods of technological change that the international broadcast industry has ever experienced.

Production & Post Multiviewers Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Playout & Transmission Playout / Transmission Servers Integrated Playout (Channel in a Box) Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms

​Marquis Broadcast Shows Fotonflite at SMPTE LA October 25th 2018 - 09:30 AM

Marquis Broadcast is showcasing its new Fotonflite point-to-point transfer system for Avid at the SMPTE fall exhibition. Fotonflite allows files to be moved between source Avid NEXIS/ISIS systems and a range of target storage types allowing remote servers to be configured as if they were local.

Production & Post Video Editing Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Distribution & Delivery Video Transport

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

Viewpoint: Navigating the Challenge of UHD Delivery October 17th 2018 - 01:00 PM

The industry has long considered Ultra High Definition (UHD) with High Dynamic Range (HDR) to be the ‘wow factor’ behind the next-generation TV viewing experience. Unfortunately, there are too many different HDR formats being touted, causing industry confusion about how to proceed, which in turn has delayed deployments.

Software Infrastructure Encoding & Transcoding Playout & Transmission Transmission Encoding & MUX Distribution & Delivery Video Transport

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.

Acquisition Cellular and Wireless Links Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Audio Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Satellite Links Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Middleware VoD Headends & IPTV OTT Streaming Services System Integration