8 - 11 APRIL, 2019
 LVCC, LAS VEGAS

NAB Show 2019 Event Channel

The #1 source of technology content in the broadcast & media industry, by the editors of The Broadcast Bridge.

The new Media Composer 2019 will give editor new capabilities for creativity and finishing.

Avid Releases New Media Composer at NAB 2019 April 7th 2019 - 03:00 PM

Under the mantra, “Rethink, Reinvent, Repeat”, Avid made good on past promises, improved new systems, and showcased the new Media Composer at the Saturday NAB 2019 press conference.

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An EVS Dyvi switcher was used for Season 1 of ABC’s “American Idol” to manage the millions of LED pixels used on set live.

How Live Production Benefits From Software-Defined Switching April 4th 2019 - 09:15 AM

As the myriad of live competition television shows continue to attract new and ever larger audiences for TV networks, producing them live has become so complicated that a second technical director (TD), often called a “screens TD,” is now often being employed in concert with the lighting department’s graphics server operator and create the look of the LED video tile-intensive sets. Most stages feature literally millions of LED pixels and lighting rig configurations that adorn the brilliantly lit sets so it takes a “screens team” along with the LED tech responsible to manage the actual LED tiles.

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The combination of these two powerhouses will affect the future of video production.

Vizrt Buys NewTek April 4th 2019 - 08:00 AM

In what may be a benefit to the whole digital content creation industry, graphics giant Vizrt has purchased IP infrastructure innovator NewTek.

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EVS is using AI to create interpolated images between recorded frames.

BEIT Monday Session—Using AI to Generate High-Quality Slow Motion Videos April 2nd 2019 - 12:05 PM

Artificial Intelligence and machine learning can create slo-mo video from every camera to greatly increase the options for slow motion replays.

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DigitalGlue //auteur storage system.

Applied Technology: Does the World Really Need Another Storage Solution? March 25th 2019 - 11:00 AM

Anyone with a story worth telling should only be limited by their creativity, not their technical prowess.

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Abstract APIs and Strangler patterns - MAM management with Avid

BEIT Conference at NAB 2019: Managing Multiple MAMs March 20th 2019 - 01:00 PM

Migrating to a new MAM system is a major headache for organizations with large volumes of assets who can’t afford downtime. The BEIT session ‘Managing Multiple Asset Management Systems’ (Saturday, April 6 10:40am - 12:00pm Location: N260) will discuss how the Strangler software development pattern can slowly take over a legacy MAM system’s functions until nothing is left but the new system. Roger Sacilotto, Consulting Software Engineer at Avid takes us under the hood.

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IP is now widely used to move audio and video around the facility and many of the tools needed for broadcast production have been virtualize

BEIT Session: Assessing The Benefits And Challenges Of Cloud-Based Production March 14th 2019 - 08:00 AM

With IP now widely used to move audio and video around the facility and many of the tools needed for broadcast production already virtualized, few barriers remain for the cloud-based operation. However, what will it take to migrate your particular broadcast operations to the cloud?

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An ancient B&W 4:3 CRT TV was the modern

TV’s ‘Back to the Future’ Moment? March 7th 2019 - 12:05 PM

Philo T. Farnsworth was the original TV pioneer. When he transmitted the first picture from a camera to a receiver in another room in 1927, he exclaimed to technicians helping him, “There you are – electronic television!” What’s never been quoted but likely the first question raised was “What do we do with it?”

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Arena HD OB truck control room.

Horizons of Technology-Grass Valley February 27th 2019 - 12:05 PM

From lens to screen, from acquisition to playout, Grass Valley can be found in the entire broadcast production workflow.

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