For-A continues to develop products that support 12G-SDI infrastructures for live production workflows. Among its offerings are the new MFR-4100 and MFR-6100 12G/6G/3G/HD/ASI routing switchers, as well as the HVS-6000 Series of HANABI video switchers, which support HD and 4K production.
Germany-based Systems integrator Broadcast Solutions GmbH has delivered a new OB truck to public broadcaster ONT in Belarus. The broadcaster plans to use the new production vehicle to improve its coverage of live events in Belarus and abroad.
PBS39/WLVT‑TV, part of Lehigh Valley Public Media based in Bethlehem, Penn., recently upgraded its control room with a FOR-A HVS-2000 HANABI video production switcher and ClassX broadcast graphics system.
While the annual NFL Super Bowl typically serves as a great technology showcase for trying out new ways of covering the game on television (e.g., augmented reality graphics and immersive audio), this year’s main Super Bowl LIV game production will employ a well-rehearsed game plan.
Thoroughbred Racing Productions (TRP) commissioned Sony Australia to design and build a replacement for the company’s flagship OB unit. This involved an Axon Cerebrum control platform supplied and installed by Magna Systems & Engineering.
Looking to address an increase in demand for 4K UHD production, UK Outside Broadcast specialist Cloudbass has completed work on an end-to-end 4K UHD with HDR Outside Broadcast vehicle based on the ST2110 video-over-IP standard. At its core is Axon Digital Design’s Neuron signal processing technology.
In the fourth and final part of this series, we wrap up with an explanation on how PTP is used to support SMPTE ST 2110 based services, we dive into timing constraints related to using COTS (Commercial Off-The-Shelf) hardware, i.e.: servers.