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