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Decoding IP terminology: Part 1 August 18th 2015 - 10:00 AM

You don’t need a “secret decoder ring” to understand IP terminology. However, if you think that a DAM involves water, that SOAP is for the shower, that PAM is your cousin’s name and ESB is short for Bruce Springsteen’s E-Street Band, read on. You have some catching

Hardware Infrastructure Studio Infrastructure, KVM Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Network Management System Distribution & Delivery Content Delivery Network

Applied Technology: The Process of Building a Connected Enterprise and Digital Ecosystem July 8th 2015 - 05:50 AM

Today’s consumer is an evolved creature - one that has grown up with digital television, internet, tablets and smart phones. Not only do they have a variety of choices, they also enjoy the convenience of consumption when they want it, the way they want it. This consumer behavior change i

Software Infrastructure Business Management Systems Library & Storage Management Workflow / Asset Management Network Management System

Demystifying and Debunking Metadata May 6th 2015 - 09:01 AM

The word “Metadata” was introduced into the broadcast industry and instantly became a technological pariah. The mere mention of the word brings dread and groans. Yet, Metadata is one of the most critical elements in media management, handling, movement, control, rights and monetization.

Hardware Infrastructure Storage, Near-line Storage, Archive Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Network Management System Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Middleware

Disney/ABC Moves Control Room And Playout To The Cloud April 28th 2015 - 09:17 AM

When one tries to get a grasp on what the Disney/ABC Television Group is doing with it’s new master control and playout system, think of it as moving from “Channel in a Box” to “Channel in the Cloud.”

Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Network Management System Studio Automation Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Integrated Playout (Channel in a Box) Middleware Services Cloud Services

Sony Joins With Burst To Integrate User Generated Content Into Live Broadcasts April 23rd 2015 - 10:03 AM

Sony Electronics has entered into a new sales and marketing agreement with Burst that will allow broadcast, sports and production organizations to take advantage of real-time user-generated content (UGC) video seamlessly and effectively without disrupting their current workflows.

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Broadcast For IT - Part 19 - Why Use IP? August 21st 2018 - 01:50 PM

Moving from the luxury of dedicated point-to-point connectivity in favor of asynchronous, shared, and unpredictable IP networks may seem like we’re making life unnecessarily difficult for ourselves. However, there are compelling reasons to make the transition to IP. In this article, we look at the primary motivation for moving t

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Audio Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Test, QC & Monitoring Automated QC Monitoring Services System Integration

Myths and Truths About Standards Conversion August 15th 2018 - 10:00 AM

Everyone knows what standards converters do, right? Broadcast professionals recognize that changing the video format and frame rate is necessary when sharing materials internationally or when integrating movies into TV schedules. In fact, there are many types of standards conversion available. Here is a guide to understanding the options.

Hardware Infrastructure Signal Processing / Interface / Modular Software Infrastructure Encoding & Transcoding

Articles You May Have Missed – August 15, 2018 August 15th 2018 - 08:00 AM

The standards for moving video over IP are all decided, right? Not yet. Even so, the innovation presents unprecedented opportunities and empowers broadcasters to deliver flexibility, scalability, and more efficient workflows. Consultant and The Broadcast Bridge technology editor, Tony Orme, continues his tutorials on digital and IT technology in the

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Playout & Transmission Subtitling & Captioning Systems

Broadcast For IT - Part 18 - Quality Control August 14th 2018 - 08:00 AM

Quality Control is one of the many areas where IT and broadcast use similar terms, but the meaning is quite different. Whereas IT focuses on guaranteeing bit rates and packet delivery to improve quality of service and hence quality of experience, video and audio quality is based on satisfying the

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Audio Networking Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Test, QC & Monitoring Automated QC T&M Audio T&M Video Services System Integration