Migration towards ST 2110 and ST 2022-6 video networks for production and content delivery is picking up pace as the advantages of IP versus traditional SDI over coaxial cable carriage become more evident. The key drivers of IP include the introduction of more flexible and scalable business models based on virtualization and cloud technologies, along with the economies of scale and speed of technology development that stem from the use of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) IT equipment.
The new service will enable content providers to offload their video QC infrastructure to the cloud-based API service from Encoding.com. Content providers and distributors can now automate their video QC job management and reporting pipelines through this highly scalable and efficient cloud service.
Attendees to Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) conference might conclude that Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) have progressed way beyond hype as they start to enter just about every aspect of video production and distribution.
At NAB NY, Telestream showcased several solutions that contribute to live production, streaming and workflow efficiencies. Telestream highlighted the latest integration between Vantage, Lightspeed Live Capture and IBM’s Aspera FASPStream enabling high-quality streaming to remote production teams for near real-time editing and production over standard IP networks. Vantage now has direct integration with Avid Interplay, and enhanced support for growing files for MXF OP1A, Quicktime, and Telestream Intermediate Format (TIFO).
Dan Castles, CEO of Telestream for the past 20 years, has decided to retire, handing over reigns of the company to ex-Cisco executive Scott Puopolo. Under Castles’ 20-year leadership, Telestream has enjoyed consistent year-on-year revenue growth in an era when many broadcast equipment manufacturers have struggled to maintain profitability.
At NAB NY, EditShare provided exhibit visitors a “sneak peek” of how EditShare plans to deeply integrate QUALES, into the EditShare File System (EFS).