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Viewpoint: Automating the Content Supply Chain - The Power of Media ERPs August 14th 2017 - 11:00 AM

Considering the unarguably fast clock speed in Media & Entertainment (M&E) today, content enterprises need to be able to rapidly access, preview, share, process and publish content for on-time delivery to an ever-increasing number of platforms and devices. Yet, automation remains in pockets, and work order administration between

Software Infrastructure Business Management Systems Library & Storage Management Workflow / Asset Management Studio Automation

UK HPA Tech Retreat Report - Day 2 July 20th 2017 - 01:30 PM

Yesterday’s 2017 HPA Tech Retreat in Oxford, UK, was all about VR and 360, and on Wednesday, they moved to the thorny issue of the versioning explosion. As broadcasters seek wider audiences over different platforms, localisation has become a big issue. Making hundreds of versions of a single film is not u

Acquisition System Cameras Production & Post Video Editing VFX Software Infrastructure Business Management Systems Workflow / Asset Management Studio Automation Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Distribution & Delivery OTT Streaming Services System Integration Trade Shows / Conferences / Organisations

Dubai Channels Network Builds Two New OB Vans with Lawo VSM Control at the Core July 3rd 2017 - 11:00 AM

Dubai Channels Network (DCN), official media organization of Dubai, has been a long time customer of Lawo, having previously deployed numerous Lawo V__pro8 video processing units for embedding/de-embedding, frame-syncing, color correction and other tasks, while also reducing valuable weight, rack-space and power requirements.

Hardware Infrastructure Routing Switchers Software Infrastructure Studio Automation Audio Audio Processing & Monitoring Audio Networking Call Management System

SAM Announces Orbit - Next Gen Control and Monitoring May 18th 2017 - 09:00 AM

At NAB 2017 Snell Advanced Media (SAM) demonstrated the first applications of its next-generation control, configuration and monitoring solution, Orbit. A single interface that will eventually house all of SAM’s control and monitoring applications, Orbit has been designed to enable users to manage and view all of their control, configuration a

Hardware Infrastructure Studio Infrastructure, KVM Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Studio Automation Test, QC & Monitoring Monitoring

Thailand’s RS PCL Streamlines MCR and News Playout with Imagine Communications’ Technology January 30th 2017 - 04:00 PM

When RS Public Company Limited (PCL), one of Thailand’s premiere media and entertainment companies, needed a way to streamline its news and playout operations, it turned to Imagine Communications to deploy a fully integrated and centralized master control room (MCR) and news playout system, including full workflow automation.

Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Studio Automation Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Playout / Transmission Servers Master Control Switchers / Branding Transmitters and RF Components

European Broadcasters Play In The Sandbox To Further IP Adoption December 6th 2016 - 08:00 AM

For the past two and a half years Belgian broadcaster VRT—in partnership with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), and iMinds (a digital research and incubation center)— has hosted an in-house R&D testing lab called VRT Sandbox. The project allows broadcast engineers and product vendors to test new IP-

Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Software Infrastructure Workflow / Asset Management Studio Automation Playout & Transmission Playout Automation Distribution & Delivery Video Transport

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Cloud Broadcasting - Free Software October 19th 2017 - 05:00 PM

As well as providing functionality, tangible products present the opportunity of adding worth through their aesthetic appearance, cost of manufacture and development expenditure adds to the perceived barrier to entry for other vendors, and combined with low volumes, the cost to broadcasters has been traditionally very high.

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

BCE Going Deeper - Part 1 - Cable, Standards and ITIL October 19th 2017 - 12:30 PM

At the start of 2013, BCE at RTL City was a hole in Luxembourg’s ground and in less than four years they were on air broadcasting 35 different channels across Europe and Singapore. Costas Colombus is BCE’s Special Projects Manager and gave The Broadcast Bridge a unique insight into how the

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