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Broadcast For IT - Part 17 - Compression Formats August 6th 2018 - 01:50 PM

The bewildering number of video and audio compression formats available is difficult for those new to the industry to come to terms with. For broadcast engineers and IT engineers to work effectively together, IT engineers must understand the formats used, the legacy systems still in place, and the reasoning behind

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure OEM, Video I/O and Accelerators Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Network Management System Encoding & Transcoding Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Playout & Transmission Playout / Transmission Servers Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Test, QC & Monitoring T&M Audio Services System Integration

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

Broadcast For IT - Part 16 - Video Compression July 30th 2018 - 01:00 PM

To deliver efficient media solutions IT engineers must be able to communicate effectively with broadcast engineers. In this series of articles, we present the most important topics in broadcasting that IT engineers must understand. Here, we look at compression, why, and how we use it.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure OEM, Video I/O and Accelerators Playout & Transmission Playout / Transmission Servers Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Test, QC & Monitoring T&M Video Services System Integration

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

Software Infrastructure Studio Automation Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers

Video Over IP - Making It Work - Part 1 July 6th 2018 - 11:00 AM

For the first time in the history of live television we can now abstract away the video, audio, and metadata streams from the underlying hardware. This innovation presents unprecedented opportunities empowering broadcasters to deliver flexibility, scalability, and highly efficient workflows.

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

Essential Guide: A Brief History of IP July 5th 2018 - 10:00 AM

This Essential Guide, “A Brief History of IP,” is far more than a look back at internet protocol (IP) technology. Rather, author and technology consultant, Tony Orme has created a reference guide filled with the precise kind of information about IP systems media engineers wished they had, but mostly do not

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Audio Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Distribution & Delivery Headends & IPTV Services System Integration

India’s State Broadcaster Automates 24 Hour News With Pebble Beach Systems Marina June 27th 2018 - 12:05 PM

As legacy automation systems reach end-of-life, broadcasters want to take advantage of the flexibility and power of centralized, software-based automation systems. Yet, they want to do so by evolving their playout infrastructure from legacy device control to new and evolving technologies, with minimum disruption to processes and staff.

Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Studio Automation Social Media Integration Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Master Control Switchers / Branding Integrated Playout (Channel in a Box) Subtitling & Captioning Systems

Essential Guide:  Audio Over IP - Making It Work June 21st 2018 - 11:00 AM

Audio over IP (AoIP) has become one of the most important technologies to ever enter the media landscape. The protocol allows facilities to leverage today’s mature IP platforms for audio applications resulting in lower costs, faster installations, improved quality of service, all while creating a scalable and future-proof network.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Audio Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Distribution & Delivery Headends & IPTV Services System Integration