Angénieux showed three Optimo Style zoom lenses at NAB Show
2014, plus Angénieux’s first anamorphic zoom Optimo Anamorphic
56-152 mm 2S, 2x squeeze, for cinemascope.
VHX direct-to-fan digital video distribution platform deploys Aspera
On Demand to transfer content from filmmakers to a cloud-based platform,
rapidly making projects available online.
Akamai’s demonstrations at NAB 2014 focused on practical ways to meet
consumer expectations for live, on-demand online video at scale, across
networks and devices.
DVS VENICE Server now includes Avid and XAVC workflow integration,
and the new SpycerBox Cell fast, scalable, hi-density SAN storage
supports post and broadcast formats up to 8K.
FOX SPORTS has upgraded the Spectra Logic T950 tape archive system
for their new facility from LTO-5 to LTO-6, storing over 2.5TB native per
tape with data transfers up to 160MB/sec.
The EXE Video Service Routing Platform is Evertz’ new SDN switching
platform launched at NAB 2014, with 46 Tb/s switching capacity per
chassis to meet new video traffic demands.
Grass Valley now transcodes content to a streaming format from the
HQ/HQX codec using Microsoft Azure. DaVinci Resolve 11 also supports
HQ/HQX in a new import/export workflow.
NAB AJA’s New Mini-Converter enables accurate image monitoring on-set
or in a studio with simultaneous SDI and HDMI outputs; Hi5-Plus and
HA5-Plus handle SDI-to-HDMI conversion.
NAB Matrox editing cards and devices will be tightly integrated with the next
major updates of Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Adobe After Effects CC,
supporting workflows from SD to 4K.
NAB NewTek’s new 3Play 4800 and 3Play 440 systems now integrate
production capabilities for creating dynamic sports programs with professional,
NAB JVC has launched new cameras and systems with built-in IP connectivity
that help broadcasters work more readily in the cloud, without relying on
microwave or satellite trucks.
NAB Imagine Communications acquired Digital Rapids to develop processing
and compression systems for TV Everywhere; the Kayak platform now
supports MPEG-DASH and UltraViolet.
NAB GV STRATUS Playout Software as a Service combines cloud computing
with a solid-state playout server on a card. Also, K2 Dyno’s new DynoZoom
integrates AJA TruScale.
NAB Vizrt has developed software integrations with MAXON CINEMA 4D,
Adobe Creative Cloud and NewTek Tricaster’s affordable video replay,
slow motion, social media and 3D graphics.
NAB Vizrt has updated its sports production software to support broadcasters’
need for remote production and viewers’ interest in fast analysis and
NAB Software-defined video systems implement flexible, scalable,
upgradeable video architectures, deploying virtualized resources
in private and public data centres.
NAB mochaImport+ for NUKE directly imports 2D tracking, 3D camera solves,
lens distortion maps and roto data from mocha into NUKE, to support
complex compositing and tracking projects.
Purchasers of Sony’s PMW-400 XDCAM camcorder and any DWX Series digital
wireless transmitter can claim a free slot-in dual channel DWX digital wireless