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Myths and Truths About Standards Conversion August 15th 2018 - 10:00 AM

Everyone knows what standards converters do, right? Broadcast professionals recognize that changing the video format and frame rate is necessary when sharing materials internationally or when integrating movies into TV schedules. In fact, there are many types of standards conversion available. Here is a guide to understanding the options.

Hardware Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Software Infrastructure Encoding & Transcoding

Grass Valley Helps WGBH Upgrade Station Infrastructure August 3rd 2018 - 01:00 PM

Boston’s WGBH-TV recently completed a significant upgrade of its production infrastructure with new equipment from Grass Valley. This included two new routers, a router control system and new multiviewers. The new technology will add new production capabilities and enhance the station’s workflow.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Routing Switchers Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Playout & Transmission Playout / Transmission Servers Master Control Switchers / Branding Distribution & Delivery Video Transport

Radial Engineering Shows New Catapult Mini Snake August 2nd 2018 - 01:00 PM

The Radial Engineering Catapult Mini is the latest addition to the company’s modular Catapult snake system, providing users with four analog audio channels over a single shielded Cat 5 cable. The Catapult Mini TX and RX both feature a compact steel chassis with a hardwired fan-out to four XLR connectors,

Acquisition Camera Robotics Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Cable, Fiber & Connectors

AJA Ships KONA HDMI, KONA 1 and Io IP: Updates Desktop Software July 23rd 2018 - 11:00 AM

AJA Video Systems has released the Kona HDMI multi-channel HD/single-channel UltraHD HDMI capture card; Kona 1 3G-SDI capture/playback card; and the Io IP Thunderbolt-3 equipped video and audio I/O device. Simultaneously, AJA delivered Desktop Software v14.2, which introduces support for Kona HDMI and Kona 1; 10GigE support for 2K

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular OEM, Video I/O and Accelerators

With New Financial Backing (And A Fresh Start), Ericsson’s Media Solutions Becomes MediaKind July 13th 2018 - 01:00 PM

In the midst of a rapidly changing content delivery environment, and refreshed with new private equity money, Ericsson is rethinking (and rebranding) its Media Solutions business to focus on supporting and delivering immersive media experiences for everyone, everywhere. Heretofore its customers have included over 900 cable, satellite, telecom service providers and

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Software Infrastructure Business Management Systems Workflow / Asset Management Distribution & Delivery Online Video Platforms Headends & IPTV OTT

AJA’s HELO v2.1 Firmware Update Enables Greater Customisation of Live Streaming July 6th 2018 - 08:00 AM

AJA Video Systems will highlight new v2.1 firmware for its standalone HELO H.264 streaming, recorder and encoder. The free update enables further customization of live streaming and recording workflows with HELO, and includes new features driven by customer feedback.

Hardware Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Software Infrastructure Encoding & Transcoding Playout & Transmission Subtitling & Captioning Systems Distribution & Delivery Streaming