After previously breaking several data throughput speed records, Newtec, a provider of satellite communications technology, recently worked with Intelsat in Germany to conduct a live demonstration of Newtec’s MDM6000 Satellite Modem.
Artel Video Systems has added L-Band-to-ASI demodulation capabilities to its popular DigiLink media transport platform. The company’s new DLC510 Dual-Port L-Band Demodulator is a cost-effective, DigiLink-based module providing two distinct channels for inputting and demodulating L-Band satellite signals and then converting them to DVB-ASI for transport. Also, the module supports the latest requirements for Carrier ID ETSI TS 103 129 monitoring.
DEV Systemtechnik will unveil a new 8² L-Band Matrix Switch for broadcasters at IBC 2015. The launch strengthens DEV’s unique position as a leading supplier of RF matrix switches from small to extremely large systems. SNG-friendly features, such as LNB powering, flexible inputs and outputs set this new small-configuration distributing matrix apart in its class.
NovelSat has announced the availability of Transport Stream over IP (TSoIP) across all its satellite transmission products. TSoIP makes it possible to send and receive compressed high definition video transport streams over long distances across any IP network with satellite transmission.
Enensys Technologies will demonstrate its new OneBeam technology which solves the problem of being unable to use the same satellite capacity to deliver services for both DTH (DVB-S/S2) and DTT (DVB-T or T2) at IBC 2015
IBC saw the launch of a range of products to aid operators deliver content to the home from the cloud. Included in the releases is the Intel Visual Compute Accelerator for Intel Xeon processor-based servers, the Intel Puma 7 SoC for cable home gateways, and the Intel AnyWAN GRX550 for xDSL and Fiber home gateways
Dolby Laboratories teamed with Envivio to showcase a live feed of Ultra HD video with High Dynamic Range (HDR) at IBC. The technology pairing used Muse video processing software and Dolby’s Dolby Vision and audio format Dolby AC-4.
Australia’s General Dynamics Mediaware showcased its Matrix integrated technology package at IBC.
Jünger Audio reached its 25th year in business this year but, unlike other broadcast equipment manufacturers hitting similar milestones, did not make a big fuss about it during IBC 2015. Instead it concentrated on two major technology announcements that tie in with major trends in the TV industry today: immersive audio and automation. These developments mark collaborations with research institute Fraunhofer IIS and graphics/studio systems developer Vizrt. They also show how Jünger Audio has moved with the technological times from its early days of designing analogue and then digital compressor-limiter units.