IBC 2017

IBC Reflections: Grass Valley’s Thraves on company approach to the live production market

To efficiently shoot, deliver and archive live content, Grass Valley at IBC added three new compact models to its LDX C86N series compact camera portfolio, and upgraded the K2 Dyno Replay System to feature what it claims is the smallest footprint per channel of any 4K replay solution. These new solutions complement Grass Valley’s support […]  More

IBC Reflections: Cooney and Maycock map SAM’s legacy of innovation onto emerging market areas

At IBC Snell Advanced Media announced the latest release of its FormatFusion software. FormatFusion4 adds HDR capabilities to its Kahuna production switcher range. SAM’s Kahuna with FormatFusion4 technology was a key part of BT Sport and Telegenic’s 4K HDR workflow in June at the UEFA Champions League Final in Cardiff.  More

Why EVS is moving into IP infrastructure control with S-Core Master

To provide a better way for facilities operating within an IP fabric to orchestrate live IP flows, at IBC EVS launched a new broadcast control application, S.CORE Master. The new system gives engineers better visibility of all end points within an IP-connected network and acts as its central orchestrator, guaranteeing the delivery of bandwidth-demanding media throughout […]  More

Tektronix on latest HDR progress

Video test and monitoring solutions provider Tektronix put high dynamic range (HDR) in its crosshairs at IBC. The company trailed some developments during meetings with customers that, they reported, garnered positive feedback, including showing data not just in millivolts but also in Stops of Light. Doing so helps users correctly shade images coming in from […]  More

Gearhouse’s Fitzgerald and Paskin discuss reach, interoperability and virtualization

In its first major trade show since owner Gravity Media Group (GMG) acquired one of Europe’s top sports production companies, Input Media, Gearhouse Broadcast introduced its end to end service for broadcasters, content creators and rights owners at IBC. Gearhouse Broadcast also introduced the Skye production vehicle to serve the North American market at IBC, […]  More

IBC Reflections: Why EVS is moving into IP infrastructure control with S-Core Master

To provide a better way for facilities operating within an IP fabric to orchestrate live IP flows, at IBC EVS launched a new broadcast control application, S.CORE Master. The new system gives engineers better visibility of all end points within an IP-connected network and acts as its central orchestrator, guaranteeing the delivery of bandwidth-demanding media throughout […]  More

IBC Reflections: Tektronix on latest HDR progress

Video test and monitoring solutions provider Tektronix put high dynamic range (HDR) in its crosshairs at IBC. The company trailed some developments during meetings with customers that, they reported, garnered positive feedback, including showing data not just in millivolts but also in Stops of Light. Doing so helps users correctly shade images coming in from […]  More

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