SVG Summit Technology Showcase Preview: What To Expect, Part 3
The 2017 SVG Summit is fast approaching and will host more than 70 industry-leading vendors exhibiting their latest sports-production gear. In the days leading up to the Summit, SVG is highlighting the Technology Showcases that will be on display at the New York Hilton Midtown on Dec. 11 and 12. Here is Part 3 of the three-part SVG Summit Technology Showcase Preview Series.
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Adder Technology (Booth MB 45) is the leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance, IP-based KVM solutions. Adder solutions offer complete flexibility, extension distance, and full matrix functionality from existing networking and AV resources. These extension and matrix solutions improve workflows and information systems in sports venues and stadiums around the world.
Arista Networks (Booth R 65) was founded to pioneer and deliver software-driven cloud networking solutions for large datacenter storage and computing environments. Arista’s award-winning platforms, ranging in Ethernet speeds from 10 to 100 Gbps, redefine scalability, agility, and resilience.
Arvato Systems (Booth MB 32) is presenting EditMate and MediaPortal from its suite of broadcast products. EditMate is its Adobe Premiere-based PAM solution for collaborative editing and project management. MediaPortal is a powerful browser-based search tool that allows single-screen search across multiple databases, social media, and news feeds, simplifying and accelerating the creative process.
Creative Dimensions (Booth MR 19) is a trailblazer in the broadcast studio market. The company is a sought-after partner working with such brands as ESPN, Dallas Cowboys, Baltimore Ravens, Notre Dame, and YES Network. Need something portable? Creative Dimensions has you covered with its VERSA product line offering lightweight tool-less solutions for desks and more!
FingerWorks Telestrators (Booth MB 25) is pleased to showcase the first virtual-reality Telestrator. The new FingerWorks VR leverages its 3D-rendering engine, giving content creators the ability to insert graphics into any live virtual-reality broadcast. The FingerWorks team looks forward to meeting you.
G&D North America
G&D (Booth MR 13) offers the largest product portfolio of any KVM manufacturer, delivering solutions for any size, from small to the very large, satisfying even the most sophisticated applications. Signal transmission via CATx and/or fiber, the company’s state-of-the-art Matrix systems can handle up to 4K60, and its dynamic port system allows individual project configurations.
IMT-Vislink (Booth R 76) is exhibiting best-in-class solutions for reliably capturing, delivering, and managing secure, high-quality HD wireless video from college sports events. The company will feature wireless camera systems including the MicroLite 2, IMTDragonFly, ClipOn 4, and small handheld receivers for use in arenas and stadiums. IMT-Vislink’s licensed and non-licensed products give the user the freedom to “Own the Moment.”
IPtec’s (Booth P 56) VNP series of flexible IP transmission solutions are trusted by major sports and DSNG networks for the highest-quality video, audio, and data over public or private IP and satellite networks. They deliver low-latency contribution in 8-bit or 10-bit 4:2:2 or 4:2:0 and incorporate dual-channel encoding/decoding and codec configurations in a half rack suited to at-home–production applications.
LiveU (Booth MR 14) is driving the live-video revolution, providing live video streaming for TV, mobile, online, and social media. LiveU — the solution of choice for international, national, and regional sports broadcasters, online content creators, and sports teams at every level — has been used at major global sports events for 10 years.
Optical Cable Corp.
In a fast-paced industry like broadcasting, OCC’s (Booth MB 30) hallmark rugged cables, connectivity, and enclosures (providing SMPTE and fiber end-to-end solutions) are known to stand up to and deliver in the most intense environments. OCC will be highlighting its full broadcast-product line, including its new Broadcast SMPTE Enclosures.
RT Software (Booth P 58) is an award-winning provider of innovative and industry-leading broadcast-graphics solutions. The product set spans CG, template-driven 2D and 3D graphic overlays, election, and newsroom graphics; specialist sports graphics; and virtual studios.
Simplylive (Booth MB 54) is showing the latest developments in the ViBox All-In-One solution as well as the standalone ViBox SloMo replay system. In addition, the company is demonstrating integration of the Camera Corps Clarity miniature slow-motion camera with the ViBox. The MMR web streamer and USB recorder is also on display.
Solid State Logic
SSL (Booth L 2) is showing the latest additions to its System T networked (AoIP) broadcast-audio–production environment. S300 is a new compact control surface combinable with all System T control, processing, and I/O options, and new additions to the Network I/O range of interfaces increase the system options available to broadcasters.
Modernize your storage with the Spectra (Booth R 66) BlackPearl converged storage system, which solves the problems associated with costly and complex traditional storage systems. BlackPearl combines NAS and object storage with multiple storage targets into a simple, flexible, and cost-effective solution that eliminates the need for third-party data movers.
Tektronix’s (Booth MB 31) specialized video tools, solutions, and experts are united with a singular purpose to provide clarity and insight into video-content–creation and –delivery workflows, keeping customers moving forward faster. An industry driven by rapid change requires more than technical evolution. It requires Revolutioneering.
The Telos Alliance TV Solutions Group (Booth MB 38) is showcasing the new Telos Infinity IP intercom. More than a traditional talkback system, it converges voice communication and contribution audio on a single IT backbone deploying the latest standards-based VoIP and Livewire+ AES67 transport and eliminates outmoded matrix technology, providing scalability and flexibility.
The Video Call Center
The most engaged sports TV starts with the VCC’s video caller technology, production services, and experience of delivering more than 500 shows powered by live video callers. Caller Queue social-media–amplification tools enable participants — audience, guests, and cast — to become a show’s most enthusiastic promoters before, during and after broadcast.
TSL Products (Booth L 6) is showcasing its PAM 2-IP, which is shipping now and is the world’s first IP audio-monitoring unit. Also on display, the company’s Tallyman Advanced Broadcast Control system is the most flexible and user-configurable broadcast-control system available.
TV Graphics (Booth MR 12), a leading provider of data and graphics integration, is showing some of its developments from the past year, including the first fully portable Viz system (great for web stream, flypack, and small-truck integration), alert system for optimal social-media sharing, graphics all-in-one enhancements, and ticker improvements.
Wheatstone (Booth R 75) is showcasing its full-featured Dimension Three Touch digital-audio–television control surface and associated WheatNet-IP audio-network gear, including the compact TS-22 desktop talent station. The D3T uses intuitive touchscreen interfaces to handle virtually any audio format with up to 128 input channels on 64 physical faders.
Wowza Media Systems
Wowza Media Systems (Booth MB 50) is the recognized gold standard of streaming, with more than 20,000 customers in 170+ countries. Recently, Wowza unveiled the Wowza ClearCaster professional Facebook Live streaming appliance. Stop by the booth to learn how to connect with confidence with ClearCaster.