The Broadcast Bridge Published Over 200 Articles Last Month

Need to move video over IP? Learn from the experts so you don’t make a beginner’s mistake.

By definition, a wide area network (WAN) connects two locations that are not on the same local area network (LAN).

By definition, a wide area network (WAN) connects two locations that are not on the same local area network (LAN).

Transmitting video over WANs is different than transmitting video over LANs because users rarely have control over the complete network. Typically they only control the end point that belongs to each of the LANs and the WAN trying to connect them.

While it’s clear that Ethernet links offer a variety of advantages, deploying them requires careful consideration and innovative system design. The benefits of IP infrastructures to broadcasters and content providers alike are well worth the effort and cost. 

Learn about IP best practices in the article, “The Challenges Of Sending IP Video Over A WAN.” 

This Case Study describes how AMP VISUAL TV expanded and improved an OB truck’s routing and distribution capabilities. 

The article examines the design considerations and advantages of using a decentralized routing system as well as the savings that were made in infrastructure cabling cost and weight.

Read the article, “OB Signal Routing & Distribution - A New Way of Thinking, and learn how AMP Visual leveraged new IP technology in the company’s Millennium 6 truck. 

Live Video Over IP

Let The Broadcast BridgeEssential Guide: Live IP Delivery” tutorial, written by technology editor, Tony Orme, set you in the right direction to a successful IP installation. Click on the link to learn more.

Let us know what you think…

Log-in or Register for free to post comments…

You might also like...

Essential Guide: Live IP Delivery

Broadcasting used to be simple. It required one TV station sending one signal to multiple viewers. Everyone received the same imagery at the same time. That was easy.

Field Report: TV 2 DANMARK Upgrades to Pebble Beach Systems Marina

TV 2 DANMARK is the most popular commercial television network in Denmark and provides national channels including news and sports programming as well as multiple thematic channels. Faced with the need to move to a new technical facility, management decided that…

Successfully Deploying Enterprise Service Bus Technology in the Broadcast Environment

The amount of media content that broadcasters need to create is growing exponentially. Soon broadcasters will reach a point when their current workflows cannot handle the increasing content production demands. A solution is the deployment of a media Enterprise Service…

Articles You May Have Missed – May 9, 2018

The NAB 2018 convention made clear that Over-The-Air (OTA) broadcasters are about to be handed a new transmission platform, which enables a wealth of exciting business opportunities. Yet many owners and engineers have yet to understand just what those options might…

Viewpoint:  Content Overload: Ensuring Your Programmes Stand Out Amidst the Noise

Last year, more than 400 original series hit the small screen. With no signs of slowing; predictions suggest 2017 could beat records, with over 500 programmes launched. It’s now possible for companies to make video easily accessible online and with the widespread a…