Miss something at the 2016 NAB Show? Read the post show reports, analysis and product coverage by the editors of The Broadcast Bridge - filtered by category.

Middle East broadcaster will evaluate Pebble Beach Systems Orca for Disaster Recovery.

Pebble Beach Orca System Field Tests in Dubai May 26th 2016 - 09:00 AM

Dubai’s MBC will evaluate Pebble’s Orca system, a virtual channel-in-a-box, without the box. Setting one up for Disaster Recovery or backup is a perfect way to prove out the solution, and Pebble Beach sees more broadcasters doing exactly the same in the near future.

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Wirecast offers production capability and streaming for a broad diversity of events.

​OTT “As Good As TV” Says Telestream May 24th 2016 - 11:00 AM

Telestream is promoting its live streaming production software Wirecast, having recently signed Lightcast.com, TiltedGlobe, StreamShark/MetaCDN, and Webcast-TV. More than 25 Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) and streaming platforms already use Wirecast, including Facebook LIVE, YouTube, Twitch and USTREAM. The Broadcast Bridge quizzed Telestream about Wirecast and its encoder Lightspeed Live Stream in the context of the trend toward OTT delivery of sports. Telestream’s chief technology officer Shawn Carnahan responds.

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The VidOvation field camera display had so many products hanging off the back of one camera they needed secondary support.

VidOvation Promotes Wireless Solutions at 2016 NAB Show May 18th 2016 - 11:00 AM

VidOvation introduced several innovative new wireless digital video products providing a variety of solutions for TV news and sports field production, as well as for internal video communications.

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AERO.soft and other AERO processors were updated at the 2016 NAB Show.

Linear Acoustic Makes News at 2016 NAB Show May 17th 2016 - 04:00 PM

Linear Acoustic announced numerous options and updates for many of its audio processing and compliance products, introduced some new products, and made several business announcements at the 2016 NAB Show.

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Users can initiate high-speed file transfers from the Avid interface

Avid Integrates Aspera FASP May 17th 2016 - 12:05 PM

Avid has integrated Aspera FASP into Interplay | MAM to enable secure and high speed treansfer of large files.

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The GatesAir exhibit was busy and not the only place GatesAir products could be seen at the show. Photos courtesy Keith Adams at GatesAir.

Busy 2016 NAB Show at GatesAir May 16th 2016 - 05:00 PM

At the 2016 NAB Show, GatesAir demonstrated several new advances in transmitter and exciter technology, and multichannel signal monitoring. The company also showcased the wireless content delivery opportunities ATSC 3.0 will offer.

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PlayBox Neo with AirBox Neo

PlayBox Highlighted UHD and IP with NAB Show Debutants May 16th 2016 - 10:00 AM

Ultra High Definition (UHD) and IP-based production have been grabbing attention and headlines at exhibitions in recent years and the 2016 NAB Show was no different. Both technologies are making themselves felt in all areas of broadcasting and in playout and automation PlayBox Technology used this year’s event to highlight them while giving first US showings to recently introduced products.

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Norway’s Appear TV demonstrated its Video Firewall Router at NAB and then at TV Connect 2016 in London.

Appear TV Video Firewall Router Aimed at IP Migration May 13th 2016 - 01:00 PM

Appear TV, a Norwegian provider of video processing platforms for broadcast and IP television, demonstrated its recently launched Video Firewall Router at both NAB in Las Vegas and TV Connect 2016 in London. The router is designed to help broadcasters move to all-IP delivery.

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Haivision is employing ABR in its latest HEVC encoder.

Haivision Debuts “Affordable” Live HEVC Encoder May 13th 2016 - 11:00 AM

The $7,500 KB Mini HEVC encoder is intended for live event streaming.

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