Fiber has been around the broadcast and media industry for a long while: SMPTE 311M, which defines fiber camera cables, was published 20 years ago in 1998. Engineering attitudes have tended to settle around the fundamental pros – high bandwidth, low attenuation so long cables – and cons – difficult to splice connectors and fiber may require optical/electrical converters. It is time to update those attitudes.
Based on DisplayPort 1.2 devices, IHSE’s Draco Compact XV 16x8 fiber matrix KVM matrix system comes ready to go.
Built on IHSE’s Draco ultra series extender platform and utilizing the company’s Lici technology, the new Draco 495 series extenders for HDMI 2.0 provides full 4K video distribution for UHD 2160p, 30-bit 4:4:4 signals.
Wiggo Evensen, CEO of Barnfind Technologies, has announced the launch of Barnfind USA, the USA-based support, service and sales arm of the Norwegian organization.
Camplex manufactures fiber optic solutions for broadcast operations and other applications. The company will demonstrate their products at NAB New York.
The Alteros GTX 6.5 GHz Ultra Wide Band digital wireless microphone system has been successfully deployed and proven in high-profile broadcast event and live production environments. Alteros now introduces the direct-to-fiber extension to the system, providing radically enhanced range and flexibility to the system.