The World Teleport Association (WTA) has released Teleport Opportunities 2018, a new research report surveying teleport executives on market opportunities and obstacles to growth, investment, hiring and technology plans.
The Advanced Television Systems Committee Board of Directors elected broadcasting executive Richard Friedel as ATSC Board Chairman for 2018. Friedel, who has served as Chairman since 2016, was re-elected for another one-year term.
The NAB Show 2018 is hosting the Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference (BEITC) with high-quality presentations on a wide range of relevant and timely topics. The conference run Saturday, April 7 to Thursday, April 12, 2018 and is open to holders of qualifying NAB Show conference passes. With a focus on IP, cybersecurity, workflows and ATSC 3.0, the conference presents the opportunity for broadcast and IT engineers to catch up with the latest technologies. So, if you are wondering if blockchain presents an opportunity or to find out where ATSC is headed, this is the place to find out.
EuclidIQ, a video compression company based in Concord, Massachusetts, is releasing Rithm, a cloud-based content-adaptive transcoder incorporating AI (Artificial Intelligence) techniques, at NAB 2018.
Calls for Presentations at the IP Showcase Theater at NAB Show Las Vegas 2018 are now open. The IP Showcase is predicted to be one of the must-attend destinations at NAB Show Las Vegas this year. Sponsored by eight organisations including AES, AIMS (now merged with the MNA), IABM, JT-NM members AMWA, EBU, SMPTE and VSF, the IP Showcase is expected to play host to more than 60 companies demonstrating the benefits of IP, and producing television using the new SMPTE ST 2110 suite of standards.
ChyronHego has announced the appointment of Marco Lopez as CEO, as of January 8, 2018. The company’s former president and CEO, Johan Apel, will continue serving the company as executive chairman of the board with an emphasis on ChyronHego’s market leadership in sports solutions.