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ENCO and Octopus Together at IBC 2018 August 16th 2018 - 09:00 AM

Broadcast automation specialist ENCO and newsroom computer system (NRCS) developer Octopus Newsroom are teaming up to produce more streamlined production and playout operations for news broadcasters. Practical demonstrations of this new partnership will be seen at IBC 2018 where the two companies will demonstrate their respective systems working together using the

Production & Post NRCS Playout & Transmission Playout Automation

Broadcast For IT - Part 18 - Quality Control August 14th 2018 - 08:00 AM

Quality Control is one of the many areas where IT and broadcast use similar terms, but the meaning is quite different. Whereas IT focuses on guaranteeing bit rates and packet delivery to improve quality of service and hence quality of experience, video and audio quality is based on satisfying the

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Test, QC & Monitoring Automated QC T&M Audio T&M Video Services System Integration

Video Over IP - Making It Work - Part 3 August 2nd 2018 - 11:00 AM

Point to point connections dedicated to delivering video and audio signals have dominated the broadcast industry since the 1930’s. But migrating to IP is compelling engineers to think differently about packetized signal distribution. In this article we investigate the potential sources of congestion and the effects of buffering.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Headends & IPTV Test, QC & Monitoring Monitoring Services System Integration

Bandwidth Pricing Can Be Biggest Hurdle To REMI (At Home) Success July 26th 2018 - 11:00 AM

There’s been a lot of talk about the resource efficiencies related to remote operations for live production, but the cost of bandwidth to connect all of the disparate locations continues to make this way of working prohibitive for most second-tier producers.

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Video Over IP - Making It Work - Part 2 July 19th 2018 - 11:00 AM

Timing is the most fundamental aspect of broadcast television. From the early days of tube cameras, to modern OLED displays, timing continues to play a crucial role for maintaining an optimal viewer experience. Picture stutter and breakup are just a few of the symptoms of synchronization and timing errors.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Headends & IPTV Test, QC & Monitoring Monitoring Services System Integration

Adding The Cloud As Traditional Broadcast Workflows Evolve July 11th 2018 - 10:00 AM

The Cloud itself is pretty simple, but for broadcasters, leveraging it can be complex. It isn’t that difficult technically, but Broadcast still straddles requirements that demand real time, high resolution, quick turnaround solutions; and this is coupled with the need to connect geographically separate locations, reduce costs, and extend a

Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Distribution & Delivery Streaming

Field Report: KPTS Moves Forward With New NVerzion Package July 6th 2018 - 12:05 PM

KPTS is a public broadcaster serving Wichita, KS, area. A PBS affiliate from its founding, the station carries all the beloved national programs one expects in addition to producing its own locally popular content— like the round-table discussion Kansas Week, and a local news program with an uplifting message: Positively K

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