The amount of media content that broadcasters need to create is growing exponentially. Soon broadcasters will reach a point when their current workflows cannot handle the increasing content production demands. A solution is the deployment of a media Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), which will unify content data, media applications, and IT networking resulting in improved efficiency.
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Skyline Communications has added an AI to its DataMiner network management platform. “What sounded like mere imagination before is now quickly evolving towards a very tangible reality,” says Bert Vandenberghe, CTO.
At the 2018 NAB Show, Skyline Communications will release the latest version of its DataMiner Service and Resource Management (SRM) suite, which combines new task-specific features for automation, orchestration and service performance monitoring for the broadcast, media and service provider industry. The new solution provides accelerated service design, deployment and assurance with simplified, consistent and predictable operation during the entire service life cycle.
The 2018 NAB Show marked the debut of Digital Alert Systems’ HALO, a highly specialized management system capable of overseeing all encoders/decoders and facilitating command of all connected EAS devices in an enterprise.
Nevion has extended its support for data services in VideoIPath, its orchestration and Softwafre Defined Networking (SDN) control software. VideoIPath can be used to manage real-time video and audio flows, and for contribution, remote production and primary distribution.