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SVG@NAB Viewpoints: Evolutionary Revolution in Action

Published: April 28, 2015 at 7:50 am | By: Ken Kerschbaumer

Team SVG was out in force during NAB 2015, with nine reporters scouring the show floor and checking out the latest in technology as well as sitting down with dozens of industry leaders on both the exhibitor and attendee side. These reports from the entire SVG editorial staff offer nine individual perspectives that, collectively, form […]

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SVG@NAB Viewpoints: Sports Venues Find Plenty To ‘Crave’ on Show Floor

Published: April 28, 2015 at 7:45 am | By: Karen Hogan

Team SVG was out in force during NAB 2015, with nine reporters scouring the show floor and checking out the latest in technology as well as sitting down with dozens of industry leaders on both the exhibitor and attendee side. These reports from the entire SVG editorial staff offer nine individual perspectives that, collectively, form […]

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NAB Perspectives: Ericsson’s Furgusson Talks 4K Cricket, the Evolution of HEVC

Published: April 21, 2015 at 2:58 pm | By: Jason Dachman

Ericsson has been at the forefront of 4K and HEVC demonstrations and innovations at NAB Shows and IBC in recent years, and last week’s NAB 2015 was no different. HEVC was all over Ericsson’s booth, along with an NAB Best Paper Award-winning area focused on high dynamic range, and plenty of 4K — including Ericsson’s […]

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NAB Perspectives: Bourdon on EVS, Data, and the Move to IP

Published: April 21, 2015 at 11:05 am | By: Ken Kerschbaumer

The EVS booth at NAB 2015, as it is every year, was jam-packed not only with next-generation server and sports-production workflows but also with sports-broadcast professionals from around the world. And for good reason: the company’s products are at the center of many of today’s sports productions and also at the center of plans for […]

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NAB Perspectives: The Switch’s Richard Wolf Showcases 4K Demo, Univision At-Home Production

Published: April 15, 2015 at 7:53 pm | By: Jason Dachman

At its booth, the Switch (SU3724) is demonstrating video delivery over its Inter-City On Demand (ICOD) fiber network regarding two of the biggest themes at NAB 2015: 4K UHD and “at-home” production.

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Tektronix Portfolio Addresses Broadcasters’ Top Challenges on the Way to 4K

Published: April 15, 2015 at 9:11 am | By: SVG Staff

Tektronix (Booth SU9121) is showcasing its portfolio of solutions for ensuring picture and sound quality, including expanded options for 4K analysis and monitoring. Highlights include comprehensive 4K/UHD monitoring using WFM/WVR8000 series waveform monitors and rasterizers, a recently expanded lineup of 4K-capable file-based analysis solutions, and 4K-picture–quality analysis.

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NAB Perspectives: AJA’s Cacciarelli on Cion and the Move to 4K

Published: April 14, 2015 at 9:21 pm | By: Ken Kerschbaumer

In recent years, AJA Video Systems has transformed itself into a company that has something for everyone, and NAB 2015 continued the trend, with the company rolling out a number of products that help solve HD-production problems today and help lay a foundation for 4K tomorrow. Sitting down with SVG, Product Marketing Manager Tony Cacciarelli […]

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SES, Harmonic Deliver First Live Linear 4K UHD Broadcast Over Cable

Published: April 14, 2015 at 8:37 pm | By: Jason Dachman

While the 2015 NAB Show has no shortage of 4K Ultra HD demos this week, one of the most intriguing is an effort by SES, Harmonic, Sony, and others to deliver the first-ever live linear UHD broadcast over a cable system during the first three days of the show. No U.S. cable operator has offered […]

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NAB Perspectives: Elemental Technologies Keith Wymbs on the 4K Boom and the Importance of HFR

Published: April 14, 2015 at 7:01 pm | By: Jason Dachman

Elemental Technologies (SU2724) arrives on the NAB showfloor riding a wave of 4K HEVC momentum, having played key roles in several high-profile 4K UHD sports production over the past 12 months, including the 2014 FIFA World Cup by Globosat in Brazil and the ICC Cricket World Cup by TATA Sky in India. While 4K UHD […]

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New Sony 4K Camera: European Launch Perspective from Norbert Paquet

Published: April 14, 2015 at 2:32 pm | By: Fergal Ringrose

Sony’s headline product launch at NAB is the HDC-4300, claimed as the world’s first 4K system camera with three authentic 4K image sensors. Not only has Sony developed its own new two-thirds inch CMOS sensor for the purpose, but it has also listened to a marketplace that really needs a 4K camera to double as […]

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