NAB 2016

NAB Perspectives: At 45, For-A Charts Path for Future — for Its Customers and the Industry

For-A is celebrating its 45th anniversary this year, and, at NAB 2016 last week, the company’s executive team honored the past by introducing a number of products and technologies designed to move the industry forward. Like many manufacturers at the show, the company has customers struggling with which way to go in technology, but For-A […]  More

NAB 2016 in Review: Looking Through the Haze

NAB 2016 is in the books and, for the 103,000 people in attendance, it’s time to pull together notes taken from across the show floor and hopefully be able to answer a simple question from management: what was the big trend at the show this year? As is often the case with simple questions, there is […]  More

NAB Perspectives: Bexel Sees Expertise as Difference Maker

Bexel Global Broadcast Solution’s NAB presence was once again within the larger Vitec Group stand which once again highlighted plenty of technologies but also Bexel’s ability to leverage those technologies with its own engineering, production, and integration expertise. “Our strategy over the past few years has been around specialization and aligning our asset base with our engineering expertise […]  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: EMC’s Burns on Uncompressed 4K Workflows and the IP Migration

At NAB, EMC announced a variety of workflow enhancements for sports broadcasters, including advances in uncompressed 4K workflows, IP and cloud technologies, and collaborative editing. EMC, Pixspan, Aspera, and NVIDIA demoed uncompressed 4K workflows within an IT infrastructure at the show in an effort to advance digital media workflows with full resolution content over standard […]  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: Haivision’s Maag on HEVC Encoding in Today’s Sports World‬

At the 2016 NAB Show, Haivision showcased a number of products geared toward the “sweet spot” of sports broadcasting. The company demoed its KB series, which introduces 4K/UHD encoding, HEVC/H.265 compression, and new platform form factors. Peter Maag, EVP and Chief Marketing Officer for Haivision shares with SVG’s Brandon Costa the news surrounding the company’s […]  More

‪ SVG@NAB Perspectives: deltatre’s Quinn, De Marchis Break Down Big Year for Company‬

At the 2016 NAB Show, deltatre geared up for a big year working with EURO 2016 and the Rio Olympic Games, which the team foresees being the biggest digital Games ever. In addition, the company recently opened a new office in Tokyo to better serve broadcasters in that region. Chief Commercial Officer Ciaran Quinn and […]  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: Brainstorm’s Montesa on New Features of the Company’s Virtual-Set Technology

At NAB 2016, Brainstorm Multimedia rolled out a 24-ft.-wide virtual-studio theater to showcase the latest features of its Infinity Set virtual-set application enhanced by graphics and other content created by the Aston 3D. The hands-tracking feature — which enables presenters to trigger animations and graphics with the simple hand movements — is part of Brainstorm’s […]  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: HGST’s Jeff Greenwald on New Object Storage System

At the 2016 NAB Show, archival specialist HGST debuted its new object storage-based HGST Active Archive System, SA-1000 model. The HGST SA-1000 enables smaller object storage footprints with easy-to-manage building blocks to scale capacity as needed. Jeff Greenwald, Senior Director of Market Development for HGST goes inside the new system with SVG’s Brandon Costa.  More

‪SVG@NAB Perspectives: Vizrt’s Stadler Analyzes Viz Story‬

At NAB 2016, Vizrt introduced the new Viz Story, which allows media companies to quickly create real-time, 3D graphics and distribute them online and to social media. The company also showed off the data-integration capabilities in its popular Viz Libero platform, as well as its Viz Arena live virtual-enhancement product with new tools for key-frame […]  More