22 - 25 OCTOBER

Westin Bonaventure, Los Angeles

SMPTE 2018 Event Channel

Everything you need to know for the Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites are poised to revolutionize broadband communications around the world.

Newtec Modems Successfully Tested On Telsat’s First LEO Satellite November 1st 2018 - 10:00 AM

Now that Telesat’s Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite is successfully in orbit, it has begun testing third-party vendor products that could benefit form the satellite technology. The initiative is part of Canada-based Telesat’s plans to deploy a global LEO constellation of 117 satellites for broadband connectivity that it said would revolutionize broadband communications around the world.

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Localized content will be crucial for survival of traditional broadcasters, according to ProSiebenSat.1 Media.

Ally or Die European Broadcasters Told October 26th 2018 - 11:00 AM

Broadcasters must ally over platform development and in some cases over content creation if they are to survive the ever-strengthening assault from the OTT giants under the acronym of FAANG (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google).

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EBU Beefs Up Cybersecurity Programme With New Chair October 25th 2018 - 01:00 PM

The EBU (European Broadcasting Union) has strengthened its cybersecurity programme by appointing two prominent CISOs (Chief Information Security Officers) as chair and co-chair.

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Marquis has a presence at SMPTE LA

​Marquis Broadcast Shows Fotonflite at SMPTE LA October 25th 2018 - 09:30 AM

Marquis Broadcast is showcasing its new Fotonflite point-to-point transfer system for Avid at the SMPTE fall exhibition. Fotonflite allows files to be moved between source Avid NEXIS/ISIS systems and a range of target storage types allowing remote servers to be configured as if they were local.

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Adobe Ad Cloud

Adobe Ad Cloud Advances The Personalisation Of TV Advertising October 25th 2018 - 08:00 AM

Adobe Ad Cloud has announced a new partnership with Flashtalking. The collaboration will make identity-based ad management and insights for advertisers possible.​ The partnership was created in response to the ever-growing issue of large media owners and technology platforms limiting data access for companies, while reducing the scope of their independent measurements.

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Arsenal is one of Ooyala’s highest profile sporting clients.

Arsenal Returns to Ooyala For More OTT technology October 24th 2018 - 04:35 PM

Ooyala is deploying Flex Media Platform, its content supply chain package, with Arsenal Football Club, one of the leading teams in the English Premier League (EPL).

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Telcos and some larger pay TV operators are already maneuvering to exploit 5G.

Intel Study Projects $3 Trillion Wireless Bonanza for Media and Entertainment October 24th 2018 - 12:05 PM

Broadcasters struggling to meet the challenge of OTT might be reassured by the latest research from Intel suggesting next generation wireless networks including cellular and Wi-Fi will generate $3 trillion revenue over the next decade 2019-2028.

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The partnership between Teradek and Singular will enable the creation of professional graphics in a streamed feed.

Teradek Brings Dynamic Graphic Overlays to the Cloud October 24th 2018 - 09:00 AM

Teradek announced a partnership with Singular to bring professional graphic overlays to live streaming. The new feature-set will be integrated into Core, Teradek’s cloud-based management and production platform.

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At the 2018 NAB Show NY, multipleTV station groups jointly announced collaboration and support to introduce ATSC 3.0.

Broadcasters Join Forces to Support ATSC 3.0 October 24th 2018 - 07:00 AM

The new, next-gen TV standard is expected to be launched by individual TV stations beginning in 2020, concurrent with the anticipated introduction of consumer TVs equipped to receive the new standard.

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