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Ambient Offers Low-Profile XLRs January 23rd 2017 - 12:00 PM

Ambient Recording and technology partner Cable Techniques have developed a new line of low-profile connectors for the broadcast and location audio market. The new design allows for a professional shield and connection, long term durability, simple serviceability and an exchangeable color coding.

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Tactical Fiber Releases Fiber Transmission System for PTZ Cameras January 13th 2017 - 11:00 AM

Tactical Fiber Systems, based in Deerfield Beach, Florida, has released a new fiber-based transmission system designed to transport video, audio, PTZ camera control signals and DC power over a single hybrid tactical cable up to 2,000 feet in length.

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Fiber optics is an increasingly important technology in media facilities because of its wide bandwidth and immunity from interference.

Making Light Work of Fiber Optics January 10th 2017 - 10:00 AM

Engineers facing the need to upgrade a facility have a choice, copper or fiber. There may be good reasons to choose either. However, as this tutorial reveals, the key benefit of installing fiber optic links include its wide bandwidth, which almost makes fiber future proof with regard to new formats.

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Adder Ships AdderLink XD150FX Fiber Extender January 5th 2017 - 12:00 PM

Adder is now shipping its AdderLink professional grade, long distance, point-to-point, fiber optic extender for video, audio and USB connections.

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AMP VISUAL TV built its Millenium Signature 12 HD/4K-capable, 40 camera OB van on a Riedel MediorNet 10 Gb/s fiber network. Image Riedel.

Future-Proofing Broadcast Plants December 28th 2016 - 10:00 AM

A few years ago, on a visit to the CBS Broadcast Center in New York City, a visitor and host were walking a hallway that seemed longer than a crosstown Manhattan block. Both sides of the hallway sported heavy cable races hung from the ceiling, each with a cross section of a foot square, brimming with cables.

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Bexel Introduces Fiber Mini Booth Kits December 23rd 2016 - 12:05 PM

Bexel Global Broadcast Solutions has introduced a smaller, lighter Fiber Mini Booth Kit for interfacing the announce booth with audio, video, intercom and IFB equipment and making connections to the mobile unit.

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