Roundabout Entertainment in California has invested in Tachyon Wormhole
to expand the capacity of its retiming services with automated file-based
retiming and standards conversion.
Vowos LLC is delivering its XMV software, running on Matrox SDI video
cards, to Poland’s broadcaster TVN and ZPR Media Group for acquisition,
review, playout and archiving.
Adaptive Media’s video player is now updated for rapid delivery and
monetisation of digital content to all screens – especially mobile devices -
simultaneously through a centralised system.
The Walter Cronkite Journalism School students use Dejero LIVE+ mobile
transmitters to cover breaking news and features live from remote locations
for ASU’s public TV station, PBS Eight.
Quantel LiveTouch is a new series of studio sports highlighting systems
with ergonomic live control panels and bi-directional editor integration
on a compact LiveTouch server.
Quantel’s new servers for their Enterprise sQ news and sports systems
are upgraded with more storage, greater bandwidth and 3G SDI i/o for
better workflow integration.
Blackmagic Design’s ATEM Switcher Update 6.3 adds a macro design tool
used to coordinate and operate several different switcher functions instantly
and in parallel, as a single operation.
This year, 14 of the movies nominated at the 2015 Oscar, Golden Globe,
BAFTA and ASC awards, have used Codex in their production and post
Harmonic and THIS TECHNOLOGY are together supporting MVPDs and
programmers to deliver regionalized content via alternate content streams
to relevant audiences on multiple devices.
Phase 3 Productions is using ChyronHego's Virtual Placement to add
distinctive graphics to broadcasts and to bring football fans a more
engaging viewing experience.
Kinetic Media supplied live video feeds for TV coverage of the Challenge
Bahrain triathlon, using Dejero LIVE+ transmitters on boats and
motorcycles to transmit directly from the action.
Imagine Communications and Sony have started an initiative supporting
transitions to UHD/4K, and from SDI to IP-based networking, through
adoption of the Sony Networked Media Interface.
NBC Sports has set up a large-scale remote production workflow based
on Avid for its broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX week, connecting production
teams in Phoenix and Connecticut.
Video Services Forum members received a Technology and Engineering
Emmy Award for advancing the standardisation and productisation of
JPEG2000 for transmissions over IP.
Wohler’s and Cinnafilm’s Tachyon Wormhole 2 has been updated to include
segmented retiming and a new application-specific user interface.
The new AJA v12.1 software now forms a unified, all-in-one device driver
and plug-in installer, per platform, for all currently available AJA edit
and streaming hardware.
NEP Australia prepares to fit two new OB super trucks with TVLogic
Multi-Format LCD monitors with remote Observer software, HDMI to
HD-SDI conversion and Temperature Adaptive Color.
Italy’s commercial broadcaster Mediaset, is using Accenture Video Solution
4.0 to distribute their new Infinity service, including streaming videos on
demand, to Chromecast users.