Haivision And Microsoft to Host Free SRT NAB Panel Session

Haivision announces a free panel discussion at the 2019 NAB Show featuring broadcast experts from Fox News Channel, TV Globo, MediaKind, Red Bee Media, and The Broadcast Bridge.

Sponsored by Microsoft and Haivision, the all-badge-access panel will examine how broadcasters are leveraging the SRT protocol for low cost live contribution and distribution workflows. In this session, discover the benefits of the SRT protocol and how it can be used in cloud-based broadcast applications including news-gathering, sports coverage, remote production, and live linear distribution.

The session will also provide updates about the SRT Alliance — a consortium of more than 200 vendors and end users working collaboratively to increase industry-wide awareness and adoption of SRT as a common standard for low-latency video transport over the internet. Highlighted SRT Alliance members include Ateme, Blonder Tongue, Brightcove, Comcast, MediaKind, Eurovision, Haivision, Harmonic, Limelight, Matrox, Microsoft, Ooyala, Sencore and Wowza.The panel will be held on the 10th of April at the NAB 2019 Las Vegas Convention Center.  

Panel Details

Title: Broadcasters Leveraging SRT for Low Cost Live Contribution and Distribution

Date/Time: Wednesday, April 10 10:40am

Location: NAB 2019 Las Vegas Convention Center, North Hall Room N262-N264

Registration Page: https://www.haivision.com/nab-srt-broadcast-panel/

Moderator: Tony Orme, Technology Editor, The Broadcast Bridge


  • Robert Galker, Vice President Satellite Operations, Fox News Channel
  • Ghislain Collette, Vice President, Product Management, Broadcast, Haivision
  • Tony Jones, Principal Technologist, CTO & Strategy Group, MediaKind
  • Steve Russell, Head of Media Management and OTT, Red Bee Media
  • Leonardo Chaves, Transmission Technology Manager, TV Globo

SRT is an open source protocol and technology stack that enables low latency streaming and file delivery across public internet connections. Open sourced at NAB 2017, SRT has been endorsed by over 200 companies, including Microsoft, throughout the streaming and broadcast markets.

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