Field Report: 8K UHDTV Takes Big Step in Tokyo November 22nd 2017 - 01:50 PM

Japanese broadcasters are preparing for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, including getting ready for 8K UHDTV. In 2018, public broadcaster NHK will roll out the needed ISDB-S3 standard. The multichannel R&S SLG signal generator from Rohde & Schwarz was used for the 8K satellite tests.

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Articles You May Have Missed – November 8, 2017 November 8th 2017 - 08:00 AM

More pixels, more audio channels and increased complexity. Those are some of the challenges facing today’s broadcast and media engineers. In this week’s review of technology briefs, we first examine a prediction of 8K cameras being used for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. Then, we conclude the three-part tutorial ser

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RTL’s New Luxembourg Headquarters is an IP Broadcast Game Changer October 9th 2017 - 09:30 AM

In a time of uncertainty among many parts of the broadcast industry, Broadcasting Center Europe (BCE), part of the RTL Group, a Luxembourg-based media conglomerate that operates TV and radio channels as well as production companies located throughout Europe and Asia, has built one of the most impressive broadcast centers

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Globecast Uses Internet To Deliver Multi-Language Content for Euronews October 5th 2017 - 10:00 AM

Globecast has expanded an existing relationship with Euronews to deliver broadcast-grade video content over the public internet for Euronews’ eight new tailor-made channels. Globecast is using its exclusive GCXN transport service, which manages the transport of broadcast and media services over the public Internet, which lowers costs while expanding flexibility.

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Is Satellite Still Relevant for Outside Broadcast? September 8th 2017 - 10:00 AM

Over the past few years we have undoubtedly been witnessing some massive changes in the media entertainment landscape. We have gone from linear viewing on a TV screen to widespread consumer adoption of multiple over-the-top services, delivering content anywhere, anytime. With this evolution has come a great deal of technological

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Hiltron Completes Teleport Project for TV 2 Norway August 28th 2017 - 04:00 PM

Hiltron Communications has completed of a major teleport relocation project for TV 2, Norway’s largest commercial television broadcaster. The teleport is situated on the roof of the new MediaCity Bergen complex and will provide wide-ranging satellite connectivity for content ingest, forwarding and transmission as well as communication with digital newsgathering v

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Easy Media Suite to Show New IP Multiviewer Software August 24th 2017 - 03:00 PM

Easy Media Suite, a company based in Istanbul, Turkey that offers high-quality audio and video monitoring systems, will demonstrate its new Easy IP Multiviewer software at the 2017 IBC Show. With the ability to detect errors in IP packets in satellite capacity, in the uplink, or in the studio, the new

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