At today’s Sony press conference, the company showcased the latest addition to its support for live 4K production with the addition of a content management station PWS-110CM1 and updated firmware for its PWS-4500 live production server. With the launch of the new PWS-110CM1 Content Management Station, users now have a metadata-enabled workflow that lets operators efficiently and easily search for content that can be seamlessly transferred for delivery.
Vimond Media Solutions will introduce its Live Channel Planner, a solution enabling producers and broadcasters to create and manage hundreds of live linear and event-based programs. The company also has a new cloud-based SaaS workflow for online editing, Vimond IO.
Pebble Beach and IBM combine to demonstrate live virtual channel playout using cloud technology at NAB 2017. Based on the Orca platform, visitors can see the simultaneously playout of an HD video service while multiple IP channels are being sourced from IBM’s data centre in San Jose.
Ooyala is powering the complete video business of Blink Now, a leading premium OTT provider in the Philippines.
US regional cable operator Midco is upgrading its SeaChange Adrenalin multiscreen software platform as part of plans to expand into mobile TV services later in 2017. The operator is deploying the latest version of Adrenalin, which it says will provide the foundation for extension of current on-demand services to subscribers’ mobile phones, tablets and other IP-based viewing devices.