All Hands On MOG’s mDECK September 13th 2019 - 09:00 AM

The appliance is used to ingest, transcode and play 4 QFHD video streams in dozens of formats. By supporting file-based and baseband contents at the same time, mDECK can perform hybrid workflows to better support multiple media operations, either in IT and video networks.

In Pursuit Of A Better Live Production Switcher September 4th 2019 - 01:00 PM

Like many critical professional equipment categories, live production switchers (“vision mixers” to many overseas) have undergone a transformation based largely around the implementation of software-defined features and multi-layered capabilities that allow the operator to do more. When EVS introduced its Dyvi switcher in 2017, it boasted a software-defined architecture - basically a s

Building On IP COTS August 14th 2019 - 12:30 PM

Transitioning to IP improves flexibility and scalability, both of which are achievable using COTS IT equipment. But can COTS solve every challenge? Or does broadcasting still have some unique and more demanding requirements that need further attention? In this article, we look deeper into the specifics of IP networks for