NAB 2017

NAB 2017: Lawo Highlights IP Capabilities With New Production Console, SOUL Service

IP is a focus at the Lawo booth (N1424), notably in the IP-based mc296 Grand Production Console and Lawo’s Seamless Orchestration and Unification Layer (SOUL), an overarching orchestration service for IP-based production environments. Also on exhibit are the new V__matrix vm_mv24-4 and vm_mv16-4 virtual modules (VMs), which add high-quality multiviewer functionality to the V__matrix ecosystem […]  More

NAB 2017: Imagine Communications Teams With MSG Networks on Next-Gen Playout Production Center

Imagine Communications (Booth SL1516), empowering the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation, is working with MSG Networks to revitalize the company’s New York City playout production facilities. The new installation is designed to expand the performance and capacity of MSG Networks’ ingest, storage, and playout operations, while providing one of the leading North American […]  More

NAB 2017: Net Insight Adds HEVC Coding to Nimbra VA 225

Net Insight (Booth SU2806), the leading provider in media transport and resource scheduling, has added HEVC coding capabilities to its Nimbra VA 225 to improve video quality and bandwidth efficiency. The Nimbra VA 225 now has integrated HEVC (high-efficiency video coding) in addition to the current H.264 codec.  More

NAB 2017: Wazee Digital Announces Upgrades to Digital Media Hub

Wazee Digital (Wynn Salon Suite 3903), a leading provider of cloud-native video-management and licensing services, is upgrading its Digital Media Hub, a centralized, web-based system that allows near-live moments to be captured and made immediately available for global highlights, publishing, and syndication as the event is happening. With the upgrade come two major enhancements: a […]  More

NAB 2017: Aperi Teams With LeaseWeb To Offer New-Media Cloud Services

In a move that further enables the broadcast industry to benefit from native-IP live-production infrastructures, Aperi (Booth SU11413) will partner with LeaseWeb, a leading cloud hosting provider, which offers global Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), including dedicated servers, cloud-based servers, CDN services, cybersecurity solutions, colocation, and hybrid-cloud offerings. The partnership will enable LeaseWeb to offer new media services […]  More

NAB 2017: Encompass, Kaltura To Provide Next-Generation Video Service to Here Media

Encompass Digital Media (Booth SU2324), a global technology-services company delivering end-to-end video playout and distribution solutions to broadcast and digital media companies, is providing an integrated set of services for Here Media, the world’s largest provider of LGBTQ-oriented content. Through its global partnership with Kaltura, a leading OTT-platform provider, Encompass expanded its current channel playout […]  More

NAB 2017: Western Digital Highlights HGST Storage Products and Solutions

Western Digital (Booth SL10105), a leading global storage company, is showcasing how it enables production, broadcast, and distribution companies to work more efficiently by delivering fast, flexible, and scalable storage for every stage of the workflow. From object storage and all-flash arrays to hybrid-cloud storage solutions, the company’s HGST brand is leading discussions and highlighting […]  More

NAB 2017: VITEC Rolls Out Second-Gen HEVC Codec for MGW Ace Encoder

VITEC (SL6005) is showcasing its second-generation HEVC codec (GEN2) at NAB 2017. Powering the company’s field-proven MGW Ace Encoder — which VITEC says is the industry’s first portable HEVC hardware-based encoder — this new codec sets new industry standards in quality surpassing the second best HEVC codec competitor by 20 percent. When paired with MGW […]  More

Live From NAB 2017: At His 50th NAB Show, Canon’s Larry Thorpe Talks Latest In 4K, HDR Lensing

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame and industry legend Larry Thorpe is attending the 50th NAB Show of his illustrious career. Canon’s Senior Fellow joins SVG to talk all of the latest from the can and lens powerhouse from the introduction of a second 4K Compact-Servo lens to the company’s efforts in high-dynamic range (HDR).  More

Live From NAB 2017: NewTek’s Phil Nelson Chats the Newest TriCaster and the Continued Growth of NDI

At the 2017 NAB Show, many of the attendees will get the chance to see the newest member of the TriCaster family, TC1, for the very first time. In addition, the company continues to push forward its successful NDI protocol that is making waves on the IP front. NewTek’s Chief Relationship Officer Phil Nelson stops […]  More

Cinnafilm To Acquire Wohler’s RadiantGrid Technology Platform

Wohler Technologies (Booth N3417), leading manufacturer of video-, audio-, and data-monitoring solutions, has announced that its RadiantGrid Intelligent Media Transformation Platform is being acquired by Cinnafilm, a global leader in innovative video-optimization solutions for television, film, and multimedia delivery. As a result of the agreement, intellectual property, products, and support contracts related to the RadiantGrid […]  More

NAB 2017: Riedel Adds Decentralized Multiviewing to MediorNet, Desktop SmartPanel to Line of Intelligent User Interfaces

Riedel (Booth C4337) is showcasing its new MediorNet MultiViewer app, which is based on MediorNet MicroN high-density media distribution hardware and designed to work within the MediorNet network, and the newest member of the SmartPanel family of intelligent user interfaces, the DSP-2312 Desktop SmartPanel, which offers the power and flexibility of the app-driven SmartPanel in […]  More