LIVE+ NewsBook software for Mac notebooks makes it possible to
bond portable Broadband Global Area Network, or BGAN, terminals
to produce a live stream greater than 1 Mbps of video.
To complete a full-HD upgrade of ITN’s news gathering and broadcast
facilities, Livewire Digital will supply live and file-based applications to
news journalists reporting around the world.
ITN Productions for ITN and Timeline Television for BT Sport use Root6
ContentAgent to automate and accelerate broadcast production, including
mastering UHD with Sony XAVC.
AdEase server-side ad insertion package integrates with 3rd party
content management to ingest ads from their original platforms and
deliver them directly to desktop and mobile devices.
At Inter BEE 2015, AJA showed Ki Pro Ultra 4K/UltraHD video recorder
and player, Pak-Adapt-CFast adapter for CFast media, and new openGear
rackframe cards for SDI/Fibre conversions.
Cycling programming specialist VSquared TV uses the Monarch HD to
produce H.264-encoded MP4 viewing and compliance copies of their
daily race transmissions on-the-fly from France.
A small, low latency RF and camera control system comprising Cobham
Solo7 Nano TX transmitters and Videosys, linking three Sony cameras
helped cover the MTV Europe Awards.
The Vantage media processing platform now integrates both Tachyon
and Dark Energy frame mechanics and standards conversion to help
supply content for new 4K services and channels.
MultiChoice pay TV supplier in South Africa is using Elemental for live
streaming and video-on-demand delivery of its online service, and
launch its time-shift satellite VOD service.
NASA’s new ambient UHD video channel, devoted to imagery of the
space program, is delivered via a Harmonic UHD delivery system
and will soon reach a range of TV and IP-connected devices.
The compact LIVE+ Transceiver transmits/receives IP video as an
alternative to satellite or fibre networks for live content exchanges,
and to work with Dejero’s LIVE+ Multipoint network.
A new Vizrt workflow integrates studio automation and MAM to
automatically generate multiplatform content, and allows production
staff to focus primarily on live production.
The recent version of the Streamstar streaming switcher and software
for single operator live productions is released with new options for inputs,
video formats and I/O devices.
Girraphic studio produces interactive, AR graphics for the V8 Supercar
comps, recording the camera’s motion as it moves through both the 3D
race car imagery and the live action set.
Tempo v2.0 has new faster, higher quality time adjustment algorithms,
supports file segmenting on ‘silence’ in speech streams and saves timing
options as configurations for recall.
Journalism students at Ryerson University produce and deliver a daily
current affairs webcast using the Matrox Monarch HD H.264 encoder to
record and webcast news segments live.
Encompass Digital Media uses centralised Harmonic MediaGrid shared
storage, with optimized file system driver and near-symmetric
read/write, to support media capture and distribution.
Local TV station Channel 18 in Chatham uses Telestream Wirecast, set up at all venues, to record and upload municipal meetings on the
town’s website, yielding a 10 fold increase in views.