Miss something at the 2017 NAB Show?  Stay connected with post show reports, analysis and product coverage by the editors of The Broadcast Bridge - filtered by category.

The IP Showcase gave hope that costly format wars can be avoided in the march towards all-IP production workflows.

NAB Highlighted Industry Unity Behind Common IP Media and Production Standards May 5th 2017 - 01:50 PM

Unity was in the air at the 2017 NAB Show for real time production over IP networks, with broadcasters, vendors and standards bodies coming together for the IP Showcase.

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The Calrec Summa comes with a complete and fully redundant PSU, controller, DSP, and router in a single 4-RU chassis.

Annual Malaysian Music Competition Broadcast Live In Surround Sound With Calrec Summa Console April 21st 2017 - 08:00 AM

A production team from Malaysian broadcaster Media Prima Berhad (MPB) used a Calrec Summa console for 5.1 surround sound mixing of its live broadcast of the Anugerah Juara Lagu (AJL) concert, the country’s largest singing competition. This year marked the concert’s 31st year, and was held at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur on Jan.22nd.

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North American Broadcasters will use Dolby’s AC-4 Audio compression system for their upcoming ATSC 3.0 broadcasts.

Dolby AC-4 Recommended For North American Broadcasters Migrating To ATSC 3.0 March 10th 2017 - 01:50 PM

After more than two years of technology development, subcommittee discussions and field tests, on February 23rd the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) recommended that North American broadcasters choosing to migrate to the next-generation ATSC 3.0 specification use the Dolby AC-4 codec for OTA transmission. The Dolby system was up against a group of companies that have developed a competing system known as MPEG-H Audio

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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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DPA d:vice allows the use of professional microphones with cell phones and other iOS devices.

DPA leaves reporters to own d:vices with new mic preamp May 8th 2017 - 05:00 PM

Smartphones are now an integral part of a broadcast journalist’s kit, both for making calls and conducting interviews. DPA introduces the d:vice MMA-A digital audio interface, which enables the use of professional microphones with iOS devices.

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K-Tek Introduces the Boom Box  May 8th 2017 - 10:00 AM

K-Tek has announced the Boom Box, a microphone boom stand that doubles as an apple box.

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Point Source Unveil Lav Microphone with Built-in Backup at 2017 NAB Show May 2nd 2017 - 11:00 AM

At the 2017 NAB Show, Point Source Audio (PSA) introduced a redundant dual element lavalier microphone in a single, self-contained housing.

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