With the help of Rohde & Schwarz technology, Sky Deutschland is bringing soccer to its European fans in glorious UHD.
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.
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.
Germany’s Signum has introduced the BlackHive X7 media server, targeted at 4K playout applications.
Vista Studios, will open a new 30,000 sq. ft. broadcast and production facility in Playa Vista CA on January 1, 2017 with a full slate of 4K and IP-based production and distribution technology from Snell Advanced Media (SAM). The new SAM production switchers, modular infrastructure, routers and playout and management workflow software will handle all types of production, post and distribution activities.
BBC Scotland used Open Broadcast Systems’ software-defined encoders to deliver HD over IP direct from this summer’s Edinburgh Festivals. The content was delivered live from the BBC’s broadcast and audience hub at George Heriot’s School during the August Edinburgh Festivals.