IBC was an exciting event as usual with crowds everywhere.

A look back at IBC 2017 October 17th 2017 - 08:00 AM

I heard it rained at IBC 2017, but that is nothing new. The Beach was recently renovated, now supporting more parties. But, as far as big technology announcements, the show was quiet.

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Services Trade Shows / Conferences / Organisations

Joint-Task Force on Networked Media (JT-NM) assumed of path of networked media development as of April 2017. It will evolve over time.

Just what is SMPTE ST-2110? October 9th 2017 - 05:00 PM

The big news out of IBC this year was Hmmm, what a great question! Oh yeah, and at the very end of IBC, SMPTE ST 2110 parts 10, 20 and 30 were officially approved. What you ask? What about the rest of the standard or suite of standards? Don’t worry, they will be here in time for Xmas or sometime in the New Year in time for NAB LV 2018 or so they say.

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Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Services Trade Shows / Conferences / Organisations

Dejero and Newtec are working together to provide a solution for a common cellular link problem at big news events.

Dejero Debuts CellSat at IBC October 5th 2017 - 03:00 PM

Dejero CellSat increases backhaul quality and confidence. It eliminates booking satellite time, and it recently debuted at IBC.

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Acquisition Cellular and Wireless Links Playout & Transmission Satellite Links Test, QC & Monitoring Satellite Services

XenData’s Cloud File Gateway and Azure Storage is available as a combined managed service

XenData’s Managed Service for Microsoft Azure Hybrid Storage October 5th 2017 - 12:05 PM

XenData, a data storage solutions provider, launches its managed hybrid cloud service that combines the XenData Cloud File Gateway and Microsoft Azure Storage. The combined solution allows existing file-based applications to use cloud storage without the need for modification.

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Hardware Infrastructure Storage, Near-line Services Cloud Services

Signiant

Signiant Extends Manager+Agents To The Cloud October 3rd 2017 - 09:00 AM

Manager+Agents workflows are now extended to users of Signiant Media Shuttle, its cloud-native SaaS offer. Via Media Shuttle’s new automation API, system-to-person workflows can now be created to directly link automated Manager+Agents deliveries to individuals.

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Distribution & Delivery Video Transport Services Cloud Services

Automatic backup to the cloud.

ProMAX Adds Automated Cloud Backup October 2nd 2017 - 10:00 AM

The new cloud backup function will allow media creators to automatically push projects and footage to their existing cloud storage accounts.

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Production & Post Production Servers Services Cloud Services

The new UHD1 during equipment installation work at sonoVTS’ Munich-based facility.

Switzerland’s tpc Ready To Roll Out All-IP OB Truck Built By sonoVTS September 29th 2017 - 08:00 AM

sonoVTS, a Munich-based provider of system integration and other services, is building what’s its calling the industry’s first pure all-IP OB truck, supporting uncompressed HD and UHD signals over IP based on the SMPTE ST 2110 standard.
 
The new “UHD1” is scheduled for final commissioning in early October 2017 with its first productions anticipated for the beginning of 2018.

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Hardware Infrastructure IP Infrastructure Services System Integration Rental & Hire Services

Media Cloud technology will be integrated into Advantech’s VEGA 7000 Video Servers for live UHD cloud services

Socionext Allies With Advantech For Live Transcoding September 26th 2017 - 03:00 PM

Socionext, maker of hardware HEVC encoding, and Advantech, creator of video acceleration solutions, have a strategic partnership to provide live hardware transcoding solutions for the data center supporting MPEG2, AVC (H.264), and HEVC (H.265).

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Production & Post Production Servers Software Infrastructure Encoding & Transcoding Services Cloud Services