Just when TV broadcasters are starting to feel good about recent news regarding the move to ATSC 3.0 transmission, AT&T is preparing to launch field tests of a new universal transmission technology. Here, antennas and devices mounted along power lines effectively deliver broadband and mobile traffic. No more need
Acquisition, Cellular and Wireless Links, Distribution & Delivery, Cellular Delivery
For every media organization, accurately valuing media assets is critical to understanding and maximizing potential revenues. This is particularly true given the costs and challenges of creating, distributing, and monetizing content — whether TV series, news programming, or feature film — from production and premiere through syndication.
Distribution & Delivery, Content Management, Analytics
In the previous Cloud Broadcasting article, we looked at Agile software development and its relevance to cloud computing. In this article, we delve further into Cloud-Born systems and investigate the differences between public and private clouds and where you might want to use them.
Hardware Infrastructure, IP Infrastructure, Audio, Audio Networking, Distribution & Delivery, Headends & IPTV, Test, QC & Monitoring, Automated QC, Services, System Integration
When recording live audio with a dynamic microphone, a good recordist may want to know what is the maximum sound pressure level that mic can handle without distorting. As with many such seemingly basic questions in audio, the answer is not so simple.
Audio, Audio Production – Recording, Microphones
In today’s world of multiple channels, devices and content sources, content owners need to be able to service all of these platforms. The problem is how to create several versions of media in an efficient manner. The Interoperable Master Format (IMF) allows content creators to produce multiple versions of
Software Infrastructure, Encoding & Transcoding
Vodafone Germany is set this month to launch its long heralded advanced TV platform called GigaTV integrating linear TV, on-demand video and streaming services with multiscreen access from smartphones and tablets. The platform will still be based on the cable network Vodafone acquired with the purchase of Kabel Deutschland for €7.7
Distribution & Delivery, OTT, Cellular Delivery
At the NAB Show 2017, Photon Beard will feature its Highlight LED range, featuring color rendering and television lighting consistency indexes with its remote phosphor technology.
ITV’s prime time drama from Leftbank Pictures relied heavily on visual effects to create a stylised 1940s look, The eight-part production is set in a glamorous five-star London hotel during World War II and stars two of the UK’s most acclaimed actors, Steven Mackintosh and Olivia Williams. The
Production & Post, Video Editing, Grading & Film Scanning, VFX