Broadcast News Archive for April, 2016
07/04/2016 SMPTE Unveils ETCA 2016 Conference Details
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) has published details about the Entertainment Technology in the Connected Age (ETCA) conference keynote addresses by Roy Taylor, corporat

07/04/2016 Wohler Increases Video Monitoring Solutions
Wohler Technologies has confirmed it has increased its video monitoring offering with two new modules for the AMP2-16V Series audio monitors; a new eight-channel audio-monitoring device in the AMP1 Se

06/04/2016 Amagi Announces Partnership With Zixi
Amagi has announced a strategic partnership with Zixi to enable IP contribution and streaming for Amagi's CLOUDPORT 3.0. CLOUDPORT 3.0 is a next-generation channel playout platform that provides T

06/04/2016 Avid System Chosen For Black Sabbath Tour
Avid has announced that its VENUE | S6L system is being utilised on Black Sabbath's 'The End' farewell world tour, by live sound engineers Greg Price and Myles Hale. Price, who has mixed for rock

06/04/2016 Comprimato Provides Codec For Nokia VR Camera
Comprimato has provided its JPEG2000 software codec for OZO, Nokia's 360˚ virtual reality camera. The codec compresses the output of the eight 2k x 2k sensors and packages it into a single st

06/04/2016 NAB Launch For GatesAir Flexiva LX Transmitter Series
GatesAir has confirmed it is to launch its Flexiva LX transmitter series for analog FM broadcasting at NAB 2016, Booth N2512. The Flexiva LX joins the Flexiva Compact Series at the lower power end

06/04/2016 Pixel Power To Demo At NAB
Pixel Power will demonstrate its full broadcast playout in the cloud at NAB 2016. The rolling live demo of virtualised playout in the cloud, alongside highly productive graphics solutions and prov

06/04/2016 TSL Products To Unveil PAM-IP Range
TSL Products has confirmed its will unveil the first video over IP (S2022-6) audio monitor at NAB 2016. The new PAM-IP range is designed to smooth the transition to an IP based workflow and is suited

06/04/2016 U.S. Debut For Clear-Com HelixNet V3.0
Clear-Com's HelixNet Version 3.0 is to make its American debut at NAB 2016. The new version, which is now shipping, allows current HelixNet operators to achieve a six-fold expansion in supporting

06/04/2016 UHD/4K Production: Video Infrastructure Challenges & Solutions
Many analysts in the broadcast and video service provider industry are predicting that UHD/4K will take off on global scale this year, based on growing consumer demand, says Ian Trow, Senior Director

06/04/2016 Utah Scientific Launches Foundation Series
Utah Scientific has announced the launch of the Foundation Series – the latest addition to the company's family of hybrid digital routing systems. It is suitable for a range of broadcast, mobile,

05/04/2016 Autocue Unveils iPad Prompting Solutions
Autocue has unveiled a new range of prompting solutions for the Apple iPad Pro. The solutions include options for the 9.7" and the 12.9" versions. The existing Starter Series iPad Teleprompter is

05/04/2016 Hiltron Communications Appoints Sales Director
Hiltron Communications has appointed Antonio Monteverde as Sales Director. Mr Monteverde joins the company from AFT Microwave where he was responsible for sales and business development of microwa

05/04/2016 KCET Deploys Riedel Solutions
KCET, the largest independent public television station in the United States, has selected Riedel Communications' Riedel Artist digital matrix intercom system and RockNet real-time audio network to su

05/04/2016 New Collaboration For Yamaha Pro Audio & Shure
Yamaha Pro Audio and Shure Incorporated have announced a new collaboration that will allow customers using Yamaha CL and QL Series consoles to be able to control and monitor Shure ULX-D Digital Wirele

05/04/2016 Square Box Systems Debuts CatDV Worker 7
Square Box Systems has revealed Worker 7, a next-generation workflow automation solution for CatDV deployments. The solution supports Linux environments as well as easier deployment in organisations u

05/04/2016 Triveni Digital Simplifies Migration To ATSC 3.0
The traditional broadcast business model, which consists of local TV stations primarily making revenue from advertising during linear TV programming, may be about to change, says Ralph Bachofen, Vice

05/04/2016 US Demo For Suitcase TV's MediaStor
Suitcase TV will demonstrate a standalone version of its MediaStor solution at NAB 2016. The storage platform aggregates multiple storage servers into a single unified structure, as well as includes o

04/04/2016 AC-ET Showcases Leading Technologies At Prolight & Sound 2016
A.C. Entertainment Technologies (AC-ET) Ltd. has announced a showcase of a selection of the very latest solutions available from their portfolio of over 200 premium brands at Prolight & Sound 2016 in

04/04/2016 Audio-Technica Helps Bring The Jungle To Times Square
Audio-Technica's range of microphones and headphones have been chosen to help capture sounds of the Amazon for Soundwalk Collective's JUNGLE-IZED: A Conversation With Nature art installation. From

04/04/2016 Avid Interplay Web Services To Be Showcased At NAB 2016
SGL has announced that it will showcase its Avid Interplay Web Services plug-in with Partial File Restore at NAB 2016. Powered by Glookast, a leading developer of tools that solve challenging medi

04/04/2016 Baselight Ka-Booms In Belfast
Belfast production and post-production facility Ka-boom has installed a Baselight ONE grading suite with Slate control panel to add to its existing Baselight for Avid plugins. Initial grading proj

04/04/2016 Panasonic Launches European Solutions Company
Panasonic has announced the creation of a new European solutions company that will bring together its various business products and develop world class solutions for its customers, offering a single p

04/04/2016 PlayBox Expands Management Team With New Director of Sales
PlayBox Technology has announced Stefanus Tandra as its new Director of Sales for Indonesia as part of its continuing expansion of its global management team. Mr Tandra will be based in Jakarta and

04/04/2016 Presteigne Takes America On Morning Safari
Presteigne Broadcast Hire provided technology, project management, and system design for deployment of its mobile IP Mesh system for Good Morning America's "GMA on Safari" event on 23 February. Wit