PlayBox Technology has announced major enhancements to its server-based Neo and SaaS-based CloudAir broadcast playout solutions, adding features and extending the range of interface capabilities.
With five hyper-local channels serving the New York Tri-state area, News12 Traffic & Weather is using a Ross Video XPression Tick-It platform (including a specialized server, software and real-time motion graphics system) across all of its bureaus to create revenue-generating text and information that is displayed on the lower third of the screen.
DMC has pioneered multi-channel playout over the cloud with the successful implementation of a Pebble Beach solution.
For the past year Dalet Digital Media Systems has been promoting the idea of combining the traditional tools of a newsroom computer system, news production workflow and playout operations into a streamlined way of producing and distributing news content called Unified News Operations (UNO). Several broadcasters around the world have embraced the idea and are now reaping the benefits of increased productivity and a faster time to air.
Consumer off the shelf technology (COTS) is providing broadcast TV facilities an economical foundation for technical growth in all directions.
Pebble Beach Systems chose Pixel Power’s 3D graphics for their Orca software-based virtualized channel playout system.