Arena TV Strengthens IP-enabled 4K OB Van With VSM Control System December 1st 2016 - 12:05 PM

Arena TV, a UK-based broadcast production company, has upgraded its entire fleet of OB vans with Lawo’s VSM control system. The VSM system creates a familiar workflow for users, and is the only control system on the market that is able to work in a fully IP-based environment as

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Grass Valley Wins 2016 HPA Engineering Excellence Award For IP Bridge Technology November 7th 2016 - 03:00 AM

Grass Valley has been recognized with an Engineering Excellence Award by the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) for the development of the GV Node real-time IP processing and Edge Routing platform. The award will be presented to Chuck Meyer, Grass Valley’s CTO, production, at the upcoming HPA Awards gala on

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Essential Guide: IP for Mobile Production November 3rd 2016 - 05:00 PM

IP networks have been at the heart of many broadcast operations for two decades and more. Editing uses commodity workstations and IP networks, as do playout operations. But live production has, until recently, been the preserve of SDI. The advances in IT, driven by the data centers that power the

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Timecode Systems Releases of V4 Firmware With New ‘BLINK Master ID’ October 31st 2016 - 04:15 PM

Timecode Systems has announced the release of Version 4 firmware. An essential upgrade required across all Timecode Systems products and adds a new ‘BLINK Master ID’ feature to the system, it not only integrates SyncBac PRO devices into the company’s network, but also provides significant enhancements to its BLINK RF

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Evertz MAGNUM Controller Now Supports CALIENT S-Series Optical Switches October 14th 2016 - 01:50 PM

Evertz Microsystems has integrated its Magnum Controller with CALIENT’s S-Series Optical Circuit Switches (OCS). The integration adds the protocol agnostic fiber-optic connectivity of the S-Series Optical Circuit Switches to production networks managed by Magnum. The combination delivers protocol-agnostic fiber-optic connectivity for HD and 4K applications.

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Vista Studios To Launch In Los Angeles With SAM’s 4K and IP technology October 13th 2016 - 01:00 PM

Vista Studios, will open a new 30,000 sq. ft. broadcast and production facility in Playa Vista CA on January 1, 2017 with a full slate of 4K and IP-based production and distribution technology from Snell Advanced Media (SAM). The new SAM production switchers, modular infrastructure, routers and playout and management workflow software will

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Faroudja Patents Method For Eliminating “Banding” Artifacts When Compressing IP Video October 6th 2016 - 11:00 AM

On September 13, 2016 Faroudja Enterprises Inc., founded by video pioneer and Emmy winner Yves Faroudja, was granted a new patent, its ninth overall, entitled “De-blocking and De-banding Filter with Adjustable Filter Strength for Video and Image Processing.” The patent describes technology that eliminates “blocking” or “banding” artifacts common during the delivery

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