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.
IBM subsidiary Aspera significantly expanded its presence at IBC this year to highlight its growth in video transport and cloud storage.
A new release of Dejero’s LIVE+ Mobile App includes an exposure and focus lock feature and a simplified on-screen zoom capability.
In order to stimulate consumer demand for Ultra High Definition (UHD) content, and sell more UHD-compatible TVs, Harmonic and Intelsat S.A., a provider of satellite services, have formed a partnership to launch HVN Intelsat UHD, a linear UHD demonstration channel for the North American TV markets.
TMD has implemented a DPP compliant automated file based delivery and acceptance solution for the BBC.
GatesAir Launches Maxiva StreamAssure for cloud-based over-the-air QC, powered by Qligent’s Vision platform. The unique service improves quality of service and experience for viewers and broadcasters.
The French TV Broadcaster selected Woody in2it for its overseas networks “Outre-mer Premières” and “France Ô. The camera ingest tool will improve the workflow across ten production sites.
The Great Courses has partnered with ViewLift, a technology platform for delivering content to web, mobile and OTT, to introduce a new video learning service later this year.
As online video comes of age, it must match legacy broadcast services for traditional features such as consistent access to subtitles. This will be a focus of separate demonstrations at IBC 2015 from the EBU (European Broadcasting Union) and Institut für Rundfunktechnik GmbH (IRT), the research arm of German broadcasters ARD, ZDF and DLR, along with Austria’s ORF and Swiss public broadcaster SRG / SSR.
Modern transmitting systems and networks rely on sophisticated structures to ensure robust signal broadcasting and compliance with regulations such as frequency allocation, etc. Avateq’s new in-band analysis feature detects RF layer problems.
Our partners the ProductionHUB recently published an interview from the 2015 IBC in Amsterdam with Randy Wedick of Band Pro Film & Digital.
Our partners the ProductionHUB recently published an interview from the 2015 IBC in Amsterdam with Dave Stubenvoll of Wowza Media Systems.
Our partners the ProductionHUB recently published an interview from the 2015 IBC in Amsterdam with Steve Weiss of Zacuto USA.
Our partners the ProductionHUB recently published an interview from the 2015 IBC in Amsterdam with Peter Plesner of BBS Lighting.