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Broadcasters are beginning to consider the challenges of 4K-sized imagery. And yet, 8K-sized pictures are just around the corner.

Are You Ready for 8K? August 14th 2017 - 09:00 AM

This year at IBC, you will be able to comfortably sit in an 8K living room and enjoy a video broadcast so clear that it will make you lose yourself in a truly immersive experience that practically seems 3-D. This 8K setup will be brought to you by NHK, the Japanese public broadcaster that is leading ultra-high definition (UHD) technology development. Its super-high-vision channel held the world’s first 8K TV satellite broadcast in 2016 at the Rio Olympics, and plans to provide full 8K coverage of the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 have already been announced.

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World Games 2017 featured 3,500 athletes from 112 countries and was produced remotely via IP.

2017 World Games Leverages IP Infrastructure from Lawo for Poland’s First Live Remote Production August 11th 2017 - 01:00 PM

A team of engineers and production crews in tandem with a wealth of video transport and management equipment from Lawo helped support the live broadcast of Poland’s first live IP remote production; the recent World Games 2017, from Wroclaw on Jul 20 –30, 2017. The new IP-based remote production model replaced the use of nine Satellite News Gathering (SNG) systems and their operators, and the use of satellite links to the IBC, that were employed for the Games’ since 2008.

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TVU Networks to Demonstrate IP Solutions for Live Video at IBC 2017 August 11th 2017 - 12:05 PM

TVU Networks will showcase its end-to-end IP-based ecosystem of new and current hardware and software products at the upcoming IBC.

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Highlights at IBC include a new frame controller card enabling seamless integration of the 400 Series 3 with Axon

Utah Scientific Focused On IP Interoperability August 8th 2017 - 08:00 AM

In an effort to show its desire to work with the industry at large in supporting standards for IP infrastructures, Utah Scientific will participate in the IP Showcase at IBC2017, which will bring together more than 40 vendors working together to demonstrate real-world IP interoperability.

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Crystal Vision’s IP Gateways at IBC 2017 August 4th 2017 - 01:00 PM

IBC 2017 will see the formal release of Crystal Vision’s future-proof IP gateways, which combine video over IP hardware with flexible software-based processing. With features including status monitoring, clean switching, synchronising (including PTP support), delays and IP traffic shaping, the gateways will initially support the SMPTE 2022-6 and SMPTE 2022-7 protocols and can be easily reconfigured via a software upgrade to support SMPTE 2110 essence-based protocols.

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New Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) add power to the origami Ecosystem.

Image Matters to Showcase Multiple IP-Core Integrations July 28th 2017 - 10:00 AM

Multiple vendors will demonstrate IP integration with the revolutionary IM-B20 modular platform.

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