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With New Financial Backing (And A Fresh Start), Ericsson’s Media Solutions Becomes MediaKind July 13th 2018 - 01:00 PM

In the midst of a rapidly changing content delivery environment, and refreshed with new private equity money, Ericsson is rethinking (and rebranding) its Media Solutions business to focus on supporting and delivering immersive media experiences for everyone, everywhere. Heretofore its customers have included over 900 cable, satellite, telecom service providers and

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Distribution & Delivery Online Video Platforms Headends & IPTV OTT

Broadcast for IT – Part 14 - Microphones July 13th 2018 - 08:00 AM

In this series of articles, we will explain broadcasting for IT engineers. Television is an illusion, there are no moving pictures and todays broadcast formats are heavily dependent on decisions engineers made in the 1930’s and 1940’s, and in this article, we investigate microphones and how they are used in tel

Hardware Infrastructure Studio Infrastructure, KVM Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Microphones Test, QC & Monitoring T&M Audio Services System Integration

Disney Re-Imagines Consumer Experiences In New StudioLAB July 11th 2018 - 01:50 PM

The Walt Disney Company has opened a new creative space on its studio lot where filmmakers and creative teams can engage in hands-on experimentation and exploration of next-generation technologies. The new “StudioLAB” initiative is focused on using cutting-edge technologies to reimagine, design, and prototype the entertainment and production capabilities of the

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UK’s ITV Builds Out Six HD Regional News Centers With Axon Cerebrum Control July 9th 2018 - 10:00 AM

Britain’s ITV network has opened a new UTV (formerly Ulster Television) regional news facility in Belfast, which marks the successful completion of a two-year project to rollout HD production and streamline news production workflow across six regional centers. The infrastructure, designed and built by Systems Integrator IPE, relies extensively o

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Video Over IP - Making It Work - Part 1 July 6th 2018 - 11:00 AM

For the first time in the history of live television we can now abstract away the video, audio, and metadata streams from the underlying hardware. This innovation presents unprecedented opportunities empowering broadcasters to deliver flexibility, scalability, and highly efficient workflows.

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Audio Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Headends & IPTV Test, QC & Monitoring Monitoring Services System Integration

Okto TV Creates A Voice For Underrepresented Communities with Blackmagic July 4th 2018 - 12:01 PM

Since 2005, Austrian community television channel, Okto TV, has helped a wide, varied range of groups to create exciting and engaging programming to bring their ideas, interests and insights to new audiences across the country. When the time came to upgrade its standard definition infrastructure, the Okto team had to design

Acquisition Lenses & Accessories System Cameras Production & Post Production Servers Production Switchers Hardware Infrastructure Routing Switchers Playout & Transmission Playout Automation

Broadcast For IT - Part 13 - Analogue Audio July 2nd 2018 - 01:50 PM

In this series of articles, we explain broadcasting for IT engineers. Television is an illusion, there are no moving pictures and todays broadcast formats are heavily dependent on decisions engineers made in the 1930’s and 1940’s, and in this article, we investigate analogue audio and its importance in television.

Hardware Infrastructure Studio Infrastructure, KVM Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Test, QC & Monitoring T&M Audio Services System Integration