Long before this industry’s obsession with IP and the cloud, broadcasters faced a significant challenge from the digital transition: data management across the workflow. The migration to 1s and 0s created a flow of data that must be properly managed.
On September 10th Arena Television, one of the UK’s leading mobile production service providers, helped the BT Sport network produce a 4K broadcast (in UHD resolution) of a soccer match that was simulcast in UHD and HD over an all-IP network. The telecast, pitting Liverpool against Leicester City in
The Audio Engineering Society (AES) hosted its inaugural International Conference on Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality in Los Angeles to coincide with its 141st AES Convention. The two-day program, consisted of technical papers, workshops, tutorials and a manufacturer’s expo.
While NewTek and Vizrt previously have worked together, the two companies have now entered into a formal collaborative agreement to market and sell a new automated newsroom system that leverages live IP-based production tools from both vendors.
Virtual Reality (VR) continues to be a curiosity among industry professionals, but has yet to find its “killer app” that would lead to financial success. AT the 2016 IBC Show in Amsterdam, several companies demonstrated 360-degree acquisition systems supporting production of VR content. Yes, the images are stunning (in some cases)