NBC Sports Gears Up for Super Bowl XLIX with Avid Remote Production

Published on Thursday, 29 January 2015

NBC Sports has set up a large-scale remote production workflow based Avid-super-bowl1
on Avid for its broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX week, connecting production
teams in Phoenix and Connecticut.

Tech Engineering Emmy Honours Video Forum for JPEG 2000 Advances

Published on Monday, 26 January 2015

Video Services Forum members received a Technology and Engineering Jpeg2000-Imagine-Comm-John-Mailhot
Emmy Award for advancing the standardisation and productisation of
JPEG2000 for transmissions over IP.

Tachyon Wormhole Refines Content Retiming Control and UI

Published on Friday, 23 January 2015

Wohler’s and Cinnafilm’s Tachyon Wormhole 2 has been updated to include Tachyon-wormhole
segmented retiming and a new application-specific user interface.

AJA KONA & Io Add Support for Telestream Wirecast & 3rd Party Gear

Published on Friday, 23 January 2015

The new AJA v12.1 software now forms a unified, all-in-one device driver AJA-KONA-Io-v12 1
and plug-in installer, per platform, for all currently available AJA edit
and streaming hardware.

NEP Australia Prepares for Super Truck Fit-Out with TVLogic Monitors

Published on Wednesday, 21 January 2015

NEP Australia prepares to fit two new OB super trucks with TVLogic TVLogic-observer
Multi-Format LCD monitors with remote Observer software, HDMI to
HD-SDI conversion and Temperature Adaptive Color.

Accenture Supports Mediaset’s Chromecast Streaming Service

Published on Wednesday, 07 January 2015

Italy’s commercial broadcaster Mediaset, is using Accenture Video Solution Accenture-mediaset-chromecast2
4.0 to distribute their new Infinity service, including streaming videos on
demand, to Chromecast users.

Ohio WBNS-10TV Streams News to Air with Dejero Mobile

Published on Monday, 05 January 2015

WBNS-10TV mobile crews have increased their number of Dejero Dejero-WBNS-LIVEplus2020
mobile newsgathering systems, which they use to deliver live
coverage from the source of breaking news.

Dalet AmberFin 10.5 Builds on Fast, Flexible Transcoding

Published on Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Dalet AmberFin transcode platform v10.5 launches Dalet AmberFin Dark Dalet-amberFin-content-repurpose
enterprise transcoding and Cinnafilm Tachyon frame-rate conversion, plus
XAVC support and ARD-ZDF MXF Profiles.

Volicon & Adobe Accelerate Broadcast Content Repurposing

Published on Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Integration of Volicon's Observer Platform with Adobe Premiere Pro CC Volicon-comply
allows editors to move aired video directly to timelines for promos, highlights
and other time-sensitive material.

Jordan’s JRTV Expands 24/7 Broadcast Infrastructure with Grass Valley

Published on Sunday, 21 December 2014

Jordanian JRTV recently bought and installed new routing, production GV-k2-summit-jordan-tvA
switching and servers manufactured by Grass Valley to support their
broadcast infrastructure and dependability.

University Streams Big Business with Matrox Monarch HD

Published on Saturday, 20 December 2014

The School of Business at University of Utah designed a classroom Matrox Monarch HD UofUtah stu
studio that captures, live streams and records all classroom activities
via the Matrox Monarch HD.

Brainstorm Increases Compatibility across Broadcast Tools

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Brainstorm’s 3D Importer module increases their compatibility with Brainstorm 3dimporter
new 3D file formats, including 3ds Max, LightWave, Blender and Collada,
essential for broadcast collaboration.

Cairo’s Rotana TV Moves to File-Based HD on Imagine Comms

Published on Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Rotana TV has migrated its 14 channels to HD and playout centre to a Imagine-rotana-tv
completely file-based operation after a direct HD overhaul of its Imagine
Communications systems platform.

Matrox Monarch HD Gains UI Auto Configuration Tools

Published on Sunday, 14 December 2014

With new automatic configuration tools for the Matrox Monarch HD, AV Matrox Monarch HD back
integrators and video platform developers can design a single, branded
device management UI.

Axon Visual Monitoring Tools Analyse DVB Performance

Published on Saturday, 13 December 2014

Axon SMART DVB is a complete suite of tools for monitoring, reporting Axon-SMART-DVB
and analysing live MPEG-2 and DVB transport streams to help keep
performance at the required level.

Dicentia Encodes at High Speed with Telestream Vantage Cloud Subscriptions

Published on Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Dicentia tested the new Telestream Vantage Cloud Subscriptions system’s Telestream-Dicentia-HQa
scalability and resilience by encoding 20 feature films within a 24-hour period.

Dejero LIVE+ GoBox Transmits Low-latency Video from Remote Locations

Published on Wednesday, 10 December 2014

The tough, super mobile GoBox can adapt to low bandwidth network Dejero-LIVEplusGoBoxW Camera
conditions to broadcast live from almost anywhere with bonded cellular,
Wi-Fi and portable satellite connections.

Houdini 14 Adds Position-based Dynamics & Crowd Tools

Published on Sunday, 07 December 2014

Side Effects Software Houdini 14, to release in January, will bring many Houdini-14-anim
changes to position-based dynamics, the animation editor, crowd and
hair grooming tools and customization.