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.
At 2017 NAB Show, FOR-A introduced the latest product in Fujitsu’s line of video transmission solutions, the IP-HE950 real-time H.265/HEVC encoder/decoders. Employing the latest compression tools and image processing algorithms, the IP-HE950 supports real-time 4K contribution, as well as SD and HD.
Several years ago, the broadcast industry came to satellite operators with one request – to solve the problem of satellite interference, particularly to satellite news gathering (SNG). To that end, Carrier ID was born, and many of us believed that would be the best fix for SNG transmissions.
Akamai Technologies is emphasizing the company’s “Audience of You” mission to help deliver the best possible experience for every over-the-top video viewer. Details of its live demos below:
Marquis Broadcast is bringing an Enterprise version of their EDIT BRIDGE to the 2017 NAB Show giving more Interplay access over a single server connection.
Media Links has announced it will demonstrate the transport of 10Gb/s Hitless Data at the 2017 NAB Show. Of particular interest to sports producers and broadcasters across the globe, this new feature for the company’s flagship MD8000 Media over IP transport platform will enable users to take full advantage of the increasing bandwidth available at stadiums and remote venues, providing enhanced data carriage capabilities with the same level of resiliency and robustness as currently experienced with broadcast video and audio services.
A key reason the industry is eagerly moving towards an all-IP future is that it affords new cost and operational efficiencies. The result can mean less equipment and fewer staff needed on remotes. And, there is added ability to leverage visualized services to move content quickly and efficiently to multiple viewing platforms.
Fast, fail-safe and secure delivery of very large, high value media files over Wide Area IP Networks.
Signiant says it has three major platform advancements at the 2017 NAB show focused on accelerated transport to the cloud, universal access for the entire ecosystem, and storage choice.