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Live IP Delivery – Part 2 – OTT Technology September 13th 2018 - 11:30 AM

In part-1 of this series, Challenges, we introduced the basic concepts of the technology behind live OTT delivery. In this article, we dig deeper to help broadcast engineers and technical managers understand the intricacies of HTTP and IP technology, so they will be able to design and support OTT systems

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Network Management System Encoding & Transcoding Audio Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Integrated Playout (Channel in a Box) Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Content Management OTT Streaming Services System Integration

The Migration to IP: The Revolution Continues September 11th 2018 - 01:00 PM

Are you an IT engineer having trouble figuring out why the phones, computers and printer systems work but the networked video doesn’t? Or maybe you have 10-15 years of experience with video production equipment but really don’t understand why the rack room is filled with things called “switches.” Help fo

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Software Infrastructure Network Management System Audio Audio Consoles Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Services System Integration

Reality of IP - Part 3 - Data Acceleration September 7th 2018 - 11:00 AM

Network Interface Cards (NIC’s) are often seen as the bottleneck of data processing for ST2110 and ST2022-6. IT manufacturers have witnessed similar challenges with high speed trading and 5G networks but have been able to provide real-time solutions to overcome latency and blocking. In this article, we investigate I

Production & Post Production Servers Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Network Management System Encoding & Transcoding Audio Audio Networking Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Content Delivery Network VoD Headends & IPTV OTT Services System Integration

Broadcast For IT - Part 20 - IP Systems August 28th 2018 - 01:00 PM

In principle, IP systems for broadcasting should not differ from those for IT. However, as we have seen in the previous nineteen articles in this series, reliably distributing video and audio is highly reliant on accurate timing. In this article, we investigate the key components needed to build a reliable

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Broadcast For IT - Part 17 - Compression Formats August 6th 2018 - 01:50 PM

The bewildering number of video and audio compression formats available is difficult for those new to the industry to come to terms with. For broadcast engineers and IT engineers to work effectively together, IT engineers must understand the formats used, the legacy systems still in place, and the reasoning behind

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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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Successfully Deploying Enterprise Service Bus Technology in the Broadcast Environment May 14th 2018 - 10:00 AM

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 Bus (ESB), which will unify content data, media applications, and

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