NAB 2016

NAB 2016: LiveU Features Live IP Video Solutions

LiveU (Booth C1717) is demonstrating its cost-effective, cloud-based solutions, featuring an exclusive live studio at the booth, and — in collaboration with TWiT.tv, NewTek, and Panasonic — showcasing IP–broadcast technology.  More

NAB 2016: Primestream Dyanmic Media Management Featured at IBM, Hitachi Booths

Primestream is showcasing its Dynamic Media Management solution together with partners at NAB 2016. Key to Primestream’s strategy is the ability to integrate with best in class developers to deliver complete solutions for customer workflows. At this year’s NAB, Primestream can be seen integrated with several major industry products.  More

NAB 2016: EMC Targets Uncompressed 4K, IP/Cloud, VOD, and Collaborative Editing

EMC is highlighting four new media workflow enhancements for content creators, television and sports broadcasters and content delivery providers at NAB 2016 (booth SL9605). 4K production formats, leveraging IP and Cloud technologies, deploying on-demand video services, and collaborative editing are all driving the demand for storage capacity, simplicity, bandwidth, and faster file access.  More

NAB 2016: Sennheiser Showcases Mics for Mobile and Action, Becomes GoPro Developer

Microphones for mobile devices and GoPro cameras and a two-channel camera receiver promising maximum compatibility headline the Sennheiser exhibit (Booth N5729). The audio-equipment specialist has also signed up with the GoPro Developer Program. Mic for Smartphone or Tablet The HandMic digital transforms any smartphone or tablet into a professional recording tool for vocals and speech. […]  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: Diversified’s Kevin Collins on How Acquisitions, Rebrand Enhance Company’s Sports-Venue Expertise

Diversified hit the NAB Show floor this week with an entirely new look and feel; no longer known as Diversified Systems, the company now goes by the streamlined Diversified. (Yes, the punctuation is part of the brand.) With the rebrand, the company has joined its Diversified Media Group and Skyweb Digital Media business with Diversified […]  More

NAB 2016: Joseph Electronics’ CEO Yohay Hahamy Touts New WaveShifter Line; Relishes Distributor Award

It’s another busy NAB Show for Joseph Electronics, where the company has debuted the JFS Waveshifter-4 and Waveshifter-8 series. The product uses optical wavelength-shifting technology to map the two fibers in standard HD cameras to wavelengths in the CDWM spectrum so that they can then be introduced into a CWDM mux.  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: Forscene’s Roberts on Closed Captions, Ingest Server, and Audio Innovation

Forscene is emphasizing three major offerings at the show, according to Neil Roberts, head of R&D and support: “closed captions, our newly launched virtual ingest server, and double-system audio. Noting that closed captions and subtitling are legal requirements, particularly in the U.S., and will soon be mandated on the internet, he says, “We now have […]  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: Aveco’s O’Brien on Shaking Up Production Automation With ‘Take 2’

Aveco has been making waves in production automation for several years, always with a focus on live broadcasting. At this year’s NAB, the company switched up its traditional focus in favor of a new production automation platform designed for studio recording. With Take 2 Studio Production Automation, producers and directors can execute their productions in […]  More

NAB 2016: FSU purchases Panasonic AK-HC5000 high-speed cameras

Seminole Productions, the video production unit of Florida State University’s College of Communication and FSU Athletics partner, has purchased eight of Panasonic’s new AK-HC5000 4X high-speed 1080p camera systems. The HC5000s will play an integral role in the major upgrade of FSU’s Doak Campbell football stadium, which includes the creation of two new control rooms […]  More

NAB 2016: Riedel Boosts Density of Smartpanel Interface With New ESP-2324 Expansion Smartpanel

Riedel Communications (Booth C7233) is introducing the ESP-2324 Expansion Smartpanel for the RSP-2318 Smartpanel, a powerful multifunctional user interface. When connected to an RSP-2318 Smartpanel, the compact new keypanel provides an additional 24 keys and four high-resolution multitouch color displays that are easy to read even at wide angles and in bright sunlight.  More

SVG@NAB Perspectives: Azzurro’s Lowden on New ‘Satellite Truck in a Suitcase’ System

Azzurro Group’s nifty “satellite truck in a suitcase” solution on display at its booth (SU9910) this week promises to be an economical, easy solution for sports-content creators. The Azzurro TX portable transmission system delivers dual HD/SD broadcast-quality transmit and receive over the public internet with low latency. Azzurro TX, which is priced at $28,000, can […]  More

Lawo continues broadcast production technology odyssey with new V__matrix

Unveiled by a host of senior Lawo personnel on the NAB 2016 showfloor yesterday (18 April), the V__matrix is a software-defined IP core routing and processing platform based on data centre principles of flexibility, fabric computing and COTS economics. Designed to provide a completely virtualised real-time production infrastructure, V__matrix leverages multiple cores connected to a […]  More