2017 NAB Show Review May 26th 2017 - 09:00 AM

Two major developments that stood out for me this year - the acceptance that IP won’t solve all problems, and that Imagine Communications is making source code available to their clients.

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SAM Announces Orbit - Next Gen Control and Monitoring May 18th 2017 - 09:00 AM

At NAB 2017 Snell Advanced Media (SAM) demonstrated the first applications of its next-generation control, configuration and monitoring solution, Orbit. A single interface that will eventually house all of SAM’s control and monitoring applications, Orbit has been designed to enable users to manage and view all of their control, configuration and monitoring functions via one autonomous system.

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Globecast and Harmonic Partner for New UHD-HDR OTT “Platform as a Service” May 17th 2017 - 01:50 PM

At the recent 2017 NAB Show, Globecast teamed up with Harmonic to demonstrate the first ultra-high-definition (UHD) high dynamic range (HDR) OTT managed platform as a service (PaaS) for the delivery of linear content over the internet to connected TVs. The VIVE Lifestyle Network, a 24/7 linear TV network available globally that offers lifestyle series and programs in the 4K/UHD format, said it plans to use the platform to deploy its new OTT service.

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Dalet Is Prepping IMF Files For Netflix May 17th 2017 - 10:00 AM

Dalet says its Galaxy MAM and AmberFin transcoder is primed for automating IMF operations at scale.

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Articles You May Have Missed – May 17, 2017 May 17th 2017 - 09:00 AM

Whether you are facing a move to ATSC 3.0 or need to change out RF systems, the recent NAB show provided plenty of options for RF engineers. For those more ‘grounded’, production efficiency was top-of-mind with attendees. Our editors review both technologies and the companies providing solutions in these articles.

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Migrating to IP Transport: Media Links Has A View May 16th 2017 - 01:00 PM

IP has almost been positioned as a digital nirvana for both content generation and transport. We’ve been told IP is cheaper, faster, better and… add your own descriptor. While that eventually may be the case, getting there remains a challenge.

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IHSE’s Draco Ultra DP Now Supports 4K At 30-Bit, 4:4:4 May 16th 2017 - 12:05 PM

IHSE has announced the Draco ultra DP, the first 4K DisplayPort KVM extender with a 60Hz refresh rate in full color depth.

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Blackmagic Design Spreads its Wings at 2017 NAB Show May 16th 2017 - 10:00 AM

The Blackmagic Design exhibit at the 2017 NAB Show demonstrated how this company has become a powerhouse in all aspects of video production.

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Zaxcom Fishes Out New RX-12R Receiver for Wireless and Recording May 16th 2017 - 09:00 AM

Radio system and location recorder developer Zaxcom recently added a new rack-mount receiver to its wireless digital recording range. The RX-12R was seen during last month’s NAB Show and is aimed at both studio and network uses.

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Zixi Finds ZEN in the Cloud with Live Channel Management System May 15th 2017 - 12:05 PM

Managing live channel streams is becoming increasingly crucial with the proliferation of services. Video transmission specialist Zixi addressed this issue during last month’s 2017 NAB Show when it introduced the ZEN Management platform for handling broadcast-quality video channels over both IP systems and the internet.

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Dalet Offers New Adobe Premiere Pro CC Integration May 15th 2017 - 11:00 AM

Dalet has released a new version of its Dalet Xtend plugin for Adobe Premiere Pro CC users that will be on display for hands-on demonstrations at the 2017 NAB Show.

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IMT and Vislink Develop High-Bandwidth IP Network for Secure ENG Transmission May 12th 2017 - 11:00 AM

Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT) and Vislink, now both owned by xG Technology, a provider of wireless video solutions, hosted a demonstration at the 2017 NAB Show of a bi-directional IP network for news gathering applications, called newsnet.

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Luxli Demonstrates its Viola Multi-Color Light at 2017 NAB Show May 12th 2017 - 09:00 AM

Luxli showed at NAB its Viola five-inch Multi-Color On-Camera LED Light, a fixture that can be controlled by iOS devices.

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Glidecam Announces Tru-Horizon Head May 11th 2017 - 11:00 AM

Glidecam has announced the Tru-Horizon camera head that allows movement from low to high and back again in a single fluid shot.

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Lawo Expands V__matrix Virtualized Platform with New Multiviewer Modules May 11th 2017 - 10:00 AM

Lawo continues to add new capabilities to its software-defined V__matrix suite of audio and video modules and at the 2017 NAB Show it unveiled two new high-quality multiviewer components that are designed to monitor both IP and SDI sources.

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BluEvo and Hybrik Ally for Cloud Transcoding May 11th 2017 - 09:00 AM

BluEvo has formed an alliance with Hybrik to enhance its proprietary cloud-based system, BluCloud, by incorporating Hybrik’s transcoding engine.

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Zaxcom Introduces ZFR400 Miniature Audio Recorder May 10th 2017 - 04:00 PM

Zaxcom has introduced ZFR400, its smallest and lightest professional audio recorder to date.

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Rotolight Introduces AEOS Location LED Light May 10th 2017 - 09:00 AM

Rotolight has announced the AEOS, a new bi-color, location LED light with an ultra-thin design weighing about three pounds and only .39 inches thick.

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