IBC 2017

IBC 2017: Nevion integrates TICO compression into Virtuoso software-defined media node

Add Nevion to the rapidly increasing list of TICO-enabled equipment manufacturers and solution providers. Submitted as SMPTE RDD35, TICO is an advanced, visually lossless compression technology designed to be the standard for moving live content efficiently over IP networks. Nevion is adding TICO capabilities as a media function to its Virtuoso software-defined media node. Virtuoso provides […]  More

IBC 2017: AJA partners up with Avid on New Avid Artist, DNxIV hardware interface for Media Composer

AJA Video Systems has formed a technology partnership with Avid to design and manufacture Avid Artist | DNxIV, a new hardware interface option for Avid Media Composer. The Thunderbolt 3 capture and output device offers the latest 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 I/O connectivity, advanced audio features and 4K/UltraHD support up to 50p/60p frame rates. DNxIV will be […]  More

IBC 2017: DiGiCo launches new DMI-MIC Pre-Amp Card for S-Series mixing consoles

DiGiCo launched a new DMI-MIC Pre-Amp Card for its S-Series digital mixing consoles, offering additional connectivity. The S-Series has already benefitted from an increase from 40 to 48 flexi channels as part of a recent update, and the new DMI-MIC Pre-Amp Card adds an extra eight mic inputs, connected via a 25-way D-sub, using the same […]  More

IBC 2017: Lawo launches new immersive mixing solution with ‘LIME’

Lawo introduced LIME, the Lawo Immersive Mixing Engine, at this year’s IBC show, a solution for mixing and monitoring 3D immersive productions on mc² consoles. The product was developed in close cooperation with New Audio Technology, developer of immersive audio solutions for industrial and end user applications.  More

IBC 2017: Net Insight Drops Buyer Fee for Connector Marketplace

Net Insight will eliminate buyers’ fees for its’ Connector Marketplace, a source for easy scheduling and provisioning of external resources and services. Born out of the Connector Community launched in 2016, Connector Marketplace is a self-service shop for booking all types of media services with full budgeting, billing and financial visibility. With the drop of buyer […]  More

IBC 2017: Avid deploys first hybrid-cloud enterprise client Al Jazeera

At IBC 2017, Avid announced that it has begun deploying its first hybrid cloud workflows for Al Jazeera Media Network. Following its move last year to standardize on Avid’s MediaCentral Platform, Al Jazeera now brought the international news operations into the media cloud era to optimize collaboration for faster story creation and time to market […]  More

IBC 2017: Blackmagic Design Founder/CEO Grant Petty Details Latest Announcements

At IBC 2017, Blackmagic Design launched Ultimatte 12, the company’s first release of the product since acquiring Ultimatte last year. In addition, Blackmagic shipped DaVinci Resolve 14, as well as Fusion 9 with new VR tools. Here is what Blackmagic Design Founder/CEO Grant Petty had to say in announcing the company’s latest news:   More

SportTechBuzz at IBC 2017, Day 4: Monday’s Latest News From the Show Floor

The 2017 IBC Show is winding down, but the SVG Europe and SVG Americas editorial teams are still out in full force, covering all the latest news from the show floor. In an effort to make the tidal wave of news and announcements more digestible to readers, SVG is providing a daily “SportTechBuzz at IBC […]  More

IBC 2017: Grass Valley develops upgrades, key solutions for Broadcast Data Center

With the pressure on broadcasters to produce rich content in more settings, flexibility in broadcast solutions is very important. The rise of digital streaming and social media is adding demand for more formats, and as production teams work to switch over to IP they are juggling more workflow types with SDI, IP or a combination […]  More

IBC 2017: Media Links joins forces with new partners in EMEA region

Media Links has joined forces with five new authorized partners in Europe. Coming on board as part of Media Links’ Partner Program launched at IBC last year are: CCK Media based in London, GTC in Portugal, Video Progetti in Italy, Visionetics International in France and AV Group in Belgium. The new partners will complement the […]  More

IBC 2017: Telestream, NexGuard announce key updates to joint solution

NexGuard, a Kudelski Group company and the provider of forensic watermarking technology solutions and Telestream, have announced a number of key updates to their joint solution, including enhanced scalability and automation of watermarking, support for multi-layer watermarking workflows, and audio watermarking into Telestream’s Vantage V7 Media Processing Platform.  More