22 - 25 OCTOBER

Westin Bonaventure, Los Angeles

SMPTE 2018 Event Channel

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

Qvest Media Expands Service Scope of QM Security with Cloud Solution November 9th 2018 - 09:00 AM

Qvest Media has been working with SecurView to expand its cybersecurity portfolio for media companies to protect applications, data and media assets in the cloud.

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WTA Certification Program Expands Latin American Footprint with Provisional Certification of Axesat November 7th 2018 - 10:00 AM

The World Teleport Association has announced that Axesat has achieved provisional certification of its Bogota, Colombia Teleport under WTA’s Teleport Certification Program.

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The rythm of SMPTE timecode has been the cadence of our video production lives.

The Need for a Replacement Timecode Standard November 6th 2018 - 11:00 AM

The SMPTE timecode standard has served us well for almost half a century. But the equipment it was designed for is history, and soon it will be too. The industry needs a replacement.

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AIMS Partnered with AES on New Audio-Over-IP Technology Pavilion at AES New York 2018 November 5th 2018 - 10:00 AM

The Alliance for IP Media Solutions joined forces with the Audio Engineering Society (AES) to host the first Audio-Over-IP Technology (AoIP) Pavilion at the AES New York show.

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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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Moving media workflows to cloud can beat traditional methods both in speed and cost.

Steps to Building a Cloud Workflow October 29th 2018 - 01:00 PM

The cloud has become central to many of our everyday conversations. Much of the discussion tends to go in one of two directions. Either people talk about the cloud in a general way, or they focus on what it could be, what it will be in the future. Few focus on the cloud today and how to leverage it into a winning workflow.

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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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SMPTE 2018 Awards ceremony participants.

2018 SMPTE Awards Presented October 26th 2018 - 08:46 AM

From the introduction of “talkies” and color television to UHD and 4K, for more than 100 years, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, has helped develop the standards that make entertainment technology work around the world.

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Fiber optic cabling is the path to supporting ever higher data rates needed for broadcast and production facilities.

The State of the Art in Fiber October 26th 2018 - 08:00 AM

Fiber has been around the broadcast and media industry for a long while: SMPTE 311M, which defines fiber camera cables, was published 20 years ago in 1998. Engineering attitudes have tended to settle around the fundamental pros – high bandwidth, low attenuation so long cables – and cons – difficult to splice connectors and fiber may require optical/electrical converters. It is time to update those attitudes.

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Trick-or-Treat at the SMPTE Spooktacular Cocktail Reception October 25th 2018 - 03:00 PM

With more than 100 exhibitors demonstrating their wares, the reception was a great time to learn what’s new.

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Focal Introduces Elegia Headphones November 12th 2018 - 09:00 AM

Focal has introduced Elegia Headphones, the first audiophile circumaural closed-back headphones that come with full-range speaker drivers.

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Chandler and Abbey Road Studios Introduce the EMI Abbey Road Studios TG Microphone November 8th 2018 - 09:00 AM

Chandler Limited, the only company authorized to develop, manufacture and market EMI/Abbey Road equipment, has introduced the TG Microphone to its historic microphone lineup.

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Texas Station ​KTEN Upgrades Broadcast Pix Switcher November 7th 2018 - 09:00 AM

KTEN, a NBC/ABC affiliate upgraded its control room with a Broadcast Pix BPswitch as part of an effort to ready the station for upcoming election coverage.

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Sanken Brings Back Compact Condenser Microphones November 6th 2018 - 10:00 AM

Sanken has revived its CU-31 and CU-32 compact condenser recording microphones.

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