As equipment vendors begin to independently verify that their products are capable of interoperating with third-party devices in an IP environment, they have subjected them to rigorous testing conducted by the EBU, giving customers the confidence they need to make purchasing decisions.
Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London is one of the world’s leading dance venues, staging contemporary dance and ballet performances in its 1,560-seat main auditorium. It recently installed a Bolero wireless intercom system from Riedel Communications to ensure reliable and flexible communications across the 10,000-square-meter building and the adjacent Lilian Baylis Studio.
When the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest found that their Tel Aviv venue did not have ISDN lines to stream the reporters’ commentaries, an ingenious software called LUCI let their voices be heard.
Part 6 in our series from ‘Real World IP’, a one-day seminar event from The Broadcast Bridge held at BAFTA in London, Norbert Paquet, Head of Product Management – Sony Europe, discusses system architectures, network control, and the business benefits of IP.
Move over, video. When it comes to the medium of choice for powerful storytelling, audio wins hands down. That’s why — in its golden age — radio was called the theatre of the imagination.
As each year goes by, I am increasingly astonished at the small size, low-cost and higher quality achieved by companies making portable audio equipment. It was on display all over at the recent AES. Compared to only a few years ago, audio gear is now so good and affordable that virtually anyone with the talent can obtain it.