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Vendors Now Well Versed In The Language of IT September 21st 2018 - 09:52 AM

At the recent IBC Show in Amsterdam, it was clear that when discussing the design and deployment of next generation video production and distribution infrastructures, manufacturers of the technology and processes required are now using significantly different technical terms. Now, familiar words like “encoding”, “playout” and “software defined networks’ are being repla

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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

Live IP Delivery - Part 1 - Challenges August 31st 2018 - 08:00 AM

Delivering live, high quality broadcast video over the internet has always been an interesting challenge. Broadcast engineers are expected to understand and manage complex video, networking, scale, reliance, and playback to deliver reliable programming to multi-platform viewing devices. In this series of articles, we delve deeper into live-OTT broadcasting, identify

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

Reality of IP - Part 1 - Real Time August 30th 2018 - 03:00 PM

Live broadcast television was once considered to be unique as every bit of data had to be delivered to the viewers television set in real-time. However, as IT continues to leverage its influence on television, we discover the uniqueness of broadcasting isn’t as exclusive as we may have once t

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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

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure OEM, Video I/O and Accelerators Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Network Management System Encoding & Transcoding Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Playout & Transmission Playout / Transmission Servers Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Test, QC & Monitoring T&M Audio Services System Integration

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Vendors Now Well Versed In The Language of IT September 21st 2018 - 09:52 AM

At the recent IBC Show in Amsterdam, it was clear that when discussing the design and deployment of next generation video production and distribution infrastructures, manufacturers of the technology and processes required are now using significantly different technical terms. Now, familiar words like “encoding”, “playout” and “software defined networks’ are being repla

Production & Post Production Servers Production Switchers Multiviewers Video Editing Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Routing Switchers Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Storage, Near-line Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Master Control Switchers / Branding Subtitling & Captioning Systems Transmission Encoding & MUX Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Online Video Platforms Content Management Content Delivery Network Services Playout Services Cloud Services Trade Shows / Conferences / Organisations