Essential Guide: When to Virtualize IP May 9th 2019 - 10:30 AM

Moving to IP opens a whole plethora of options for broadcasters. Engineers often speak of the advantages of scalability and flexibility in IP systems. But IP systems take on many flavors, from on-prem to off-prem, private and public cloud. And then there is virtualization.

Understanding OTT Systems - Part 1 May 8th 2019 - 11:30 AM

In this series of articles, we investigate OTT distribution networks to better understand the unique challenges ahead and how to solve them. Unlike traditional RF broadcast and cable platform delivery networks, OTT comprises of many systems operated by different companies to deliver programs to viewers, and it’s these potential s

Matrox Intros Two 25 GbE NIC Cards for OEM COTS IP Solutions April 29th 2019 - 01:50 PM

Looking to help broadcasters navigate the transition from SDI to IP, Matrox Video has developed two new SMPTE ST 2110-compatible 25 GbE network interface controller (NIC) cards for OEMs to develop IP-based, multi-channel 4K broadcast media systems. Leveraging COTS IT-based equipment for their affordability, flexibility, expandability, and ease of maintenance, Matrox-based

AJA at NAB 2019 April 23rd 2019 - 11:00 AM

AJA Video continues its tradition of providing enabling technology to assist the content creation community to handle the new formats and protocols that are empowering our rapidly evolving age of production.