NAB 2017

SportsTechBuzz at NAB 2017: Thursday’s Latest From Vegas

The NAB Show is in full swing in Las Vegas, and the SVG editorial team is 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 our readers, SVG is providing a daily “SportsTechBuzz at NAB 2017” […]  More

NAB 2017: Vislink Unveils HCAM HEVC 4K UHD Camera Transmitter, Finalizes Sale of 18

Vislink (Booth C8008) and IMT, business units of xG Technology, have introduced the HCAM HEVC 4K UHD camera transmitter. Coinciding with the release of the HCAM, Vislink has finalized an order for 18 systems of the next-generation HCAM transmitters and UltraReceiver placed by UK-based Broadcast RF Ltd., a leading rental company for microwave and wireless […]  More

NAB 2017: Imagine Communications Opens Microservices Technology Platform to Media and Entertainment Industry

Imagine Communications (SL1516) is introducing its Open Zenium program. Through Open Zenium, Imagine Communications is raising the bar for collaboration, transparency and innovation by sharing source code to the Zenium microservices library, the company’s pure microservices technology for building smarter and more efficient media operations, with a community of its customers and partners.    More

NAB 2017: NewTek, Vizrt Bring Real-Time 3D Graphics to 4K UHD IP Workflows

NewTek (SL5016) announced the release of the NVG1 – NewTek-Vizrt IP Graphics Server, a real-time 4K-capable 3D graphics system designed for deep integration with the NewTek IP Series and the new TriCaster TC1 video production systems. The NVG1 combines a powerful NewTek 1RU server platform and NDI IP video connectivity with Viz Trio/Viz Engine software […]  More

Live From NAB 2017: Geoff Stedman on Quantum’s Efforts in 4K and the Latest Version of StorNext

4K UHD workflows are a major theme at NAB 2017 for Quantum. The company is showing StorNext 6, a major release of its award-winning StorNext platform, which adds advanced data-management features to the 4K performance of the company’s portfolio of workflow storage solutions. Geoff Stedman, SVP, products and solutions, for Quantum, gives a quick rundown […]  More

Live From NAB 2017: Thomas Fletcher Outlines Fujinon’s Lens Debuts

At the 2017 NAB Show, Fujinon introduced two handheld zooms for live sports, entertainment, and field production. The UA14x4.5B and UA18x5.5B are the latest handhelds in the company’s premier UA Series of 4K ⅔-in. lenses. One of the newest members of the Fujinon family, Director of Sales, Optical Devices Division, Thomas Fletcher, visits with SVG […]  More

Live From NAB 2017: Dolby Laboratories’ Mathias Bendull Addresses the Latest With Dolby Atmos

Dolby Atmos is revolutionizing the way live sports-video content is both produced and consumed, offering an immersive surround audio experience. Sports broadcasters, such as BT Sport in the UK, have already offered numerous live productions in the format to rave reviews. Mathias Bendull, VP, multiscreen services, Dolby Laboratories, discusses how the new technology is dramatically […]  More

NAB 2017: Zaxcom Intros ZMT3-HM Plug-On Transmitter

Zaxcom today has expanded its Digital Recording Wireless line with ZMT3-HM, a new plug-on transmitter that pairs high-end features with sleek ergonomics. Well-suited to ENG applications, the ZMT3-HM combines wide-band transmission, selectable 12, 24, 32 and 48V Phantom power and a rechargeable internal battery for easy use and fluid functionality.  More

NAB 2017: Blackmagic Design Updates Add H264 Encoding, Multi-Language Support, Postproduction Tools

Blackmagic Design (Booth SL216) has released a variety of product updates. Blackmagic Duplicator 4K now has real-time H.264 encoding. An update to Blackmagic Video Assist 2.4 adds support for multi-lingual support for 10 separate languages. DaVinci Resolve 14 is the biggest release of the product ever and an update designed to be less an incremental […]  More