SVG Summit Technology Showcase Preview: A Look Inside All 75 Exhibitor Booths

The 2019 SVG Summit is just three days away and will host the largest exhibit of sports-specific production gear. Here is a comprehensive look at the technology that will be on display at all 75 Technology Showcases at the New York Hilton Midtown on Dec. 16-17.

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A global market leader in connectivity solutions, Adder Technology (MB 30) enables the real-time control and management of distributed IT systems. With a presence in over 60 countries, Adder works with a network of distributors, resellers, and OEMs to connect millions of devices worldwide.

Since 1993, AJA Video Systems (P 48) has been a leading manufacturer of video interface technologies, converters, digital video recording solutions, and professional cameras, bringing high-quality, cost-effective products to the professional broadcast, video and post production markets.

AJT Systems, a Division of Daktronics (R 74), will be showing LiveBook GFX and LiveSwitch.

Media solutions from Amazon Web Services (AWS) (MB 23) make it easy to build reliable, broadcast-quality video workflows in the cloud. These services allow you to create professional-quality media experiences for your viewers without the time, effort, and expense typically required to run specialized video equipment in a traditional data center.

AT&T Global Video Solutions (MB 20) combines AT&T’s fiber and wireless assets, with the company’s extensive partnerships to deliver your broadcast virtually anytime/anywhere. Come by and see AT&T at the SVG Summit, December 16 and 17.

Avid (R 62) delivers the most open and efficient media platform, connecting content creation with collaboration, asset protection, distribution, and consumption. Avid’s preeminent customer community uses Avid’s comprehensive tools and workflow solutions to create, distribute and monetize the most watched, loved, and listened to media in the world.

Bexel (MR 14) is a leading global provider of outsourced broadcast solutions and equipment rentals, specializing in services that include 4K technology, fiber, graphics, custom flypacks, RF audio, and workflow solutions. With the addition of their New York location, Bexel is well positioned to support their clients across the country.

In its 25th anniversary year, Brainstorm (MB 28) highlighted new developments focused on delivering the best rendering quality, including real-time ray tracing with NVIDIA RTX GPUs, and advanced graphics creation and workflows.

For more than 50 years, the world’s most successful broadcasters have relied on Calrec Audio / DiGiCo (MB 19). As the industry adapts to new viewing habits and evolving commercial environments, Calrec is helping broadcasters stay ahead as they switch to IP infrastructures, achieve efficiency with remote broadcasting, and save money with virtualized production.

Camplex (R 65) is exhibiting its broadcast fiber-optic cables, converters, and hardware. Camplex is an employee-owned manufacturer in Saugerties, NY, that is a certified assembler of Neutrik opticalCON, LEMO, and Canare SMPTE assemblies, and uses only premium components from companies such as Senko, LEMO, O.C.C , Belden, Mohawk, and Furukawa.

Canon U.S.A. (R 60) is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets.

Cartoni (L 5) designs, manufactures, and markets high-end professional camera supports and accessories for the motion picture and television industries. The company prides itself on its engineering ability and innovative technology.

Your Content. Our Network. Game-Changing Results. Welcome to CenturyLink (R 61). CenturyLink’s footprint combines expansive global reach with a deep local presence to deliver the experience your viewers demand. CenturyLink brings 30+ years of broadcast video experience and a full portfolio of end-to-end video services and solutions on top of its global network.

With a focus on quality and innovation, Clark Wire & Cable (MB 24) delivers unique and reliable solutions dedicated to the markets it serves. Clark Wire & Cable is showing cable, testers, assemblies, and fiber-optic products.

Cloudian (MB 36) is a file and object storage company specializing in 100% native S3 API storage systems. Cloudian’s object-based platform, HyperStore, provides limitless scalability to help enterprises deal with the explosive growth of unstructured data affordably and easily, and HyperFile extends object storage capabilities to file storage.

Cobalt Digital (P 52) designs and manufactures award-winning 12G/3G/HD/SD conversion, throwdown, and multiviewer technology for the production and broadcast television environments. Stop by to see Cobalt Digital’s 4K products in action.

Comcast Technology Solutions (R 73) brings innovations from Comcast to the advertiser, content provider, global operator, and technology industries — providing solutions to collective challenges and helping to forge a shared vision for the future.

Comrex (P 49) will feature LiveShot, which delivers high-quality, low-latency video and audio over IP networks, and is capable of providing two-way media simultaneously. Comrex will also showcase EarShot IFB, a hardware-based system that provides telephone-based live studio program and IFB audio to field-based remote broadcasts.

CONNECT (MR 17) develops and commercializes monitoring and control software and operation support software (OSS) serving media, broadcast, and connected industries. With its innovative solution, Kybio Media, CONNECT empowers its customers with a simpler, more efficient solution

Creative Dimensions (MR 18) is a trailblazer in the broadcast market. The company is a sought-after partner working with brands like ESPN, Dallas Cowboys, Baltimore Ravens, Microsoft, PepsiCo, Denver Broncos, YES Network, and more. Need something portable? Creative Dimensions has you covered with its VERSA product line offering lightweight tool-less solutions for desks and more!

EcoDigital (L 9) is the new owner of DIVA Software Suite. DIVA makes it easy for your organization to manage digital content for broadcast and production operations.

EditShare (MB 29) is a technology pioneer in networked shared storage and end-to-end workflow solutions for the media and entertainment industry. EditShare simplifies storytelling with solutions that enable collaboration, improve the production process, and remove tedious tasks that impede creativity.

ENCO Systems’ (MB 45) enCaption Live Automated Captioning: Serve your hard-of-hearing audience and remain compliant with government regulations for a fraction of the cost of traditional captioning services. enCaption is the industry’s only proven and patented solution for providing automated captioning for video.

Eutelsat (P 51) is one of the world’s leading satellite operators. With a global fleet of satellites and associated ground infrastructure, Eutelsat enables clients across video, data, government, fixed, and mobile broadband markets to communicate effectively to their customers, irrespective of the location.

An industry innovator, Evertz (MB 40) is the leading global manufacturer of broadcast equipment and solutions, delivering cutting-edge IP, virtualized, cloud-based, UHD/HDR, control and analytic software, compression, remote production, RF, and live production solutions to broadcasters all over the world.

EVS (R 71) is globally recognized as the leader in live video technology for broadcast and new media productions. Through a wide range of products and solutions, EVS delivers the most gripping live sports images, buzzing entertainment shows, and breaking news content to billions of viewers every day — and in real-time

FOR-A (R 70), a worldwide, industry-leading manufacturer, offers a wide range of broadcast and production products with a focus on cutting-edge technologies, including: HD, 4K, and IP products. FOR-A continues to offer future-ready, cost effective, advanced technology solutions.

Fujifilm’s Optical Devices Division (L 3) is showing select Fujinon lenses from its 4K UHD family of broadcast lenses while the Data Management Solutions group will be showing Digital Tape and QStar products to help organizations with large amounts of data effectively manage, maintain, and automate data movement to the appropriate tiers.

GLOOKAST (L 1) is showcasing its suite of solutions, ranging from transcoding and workflow services to feed and file ingest.

Google Cloud (MB 46) helps media organization to modernize their content production and distribution operations, while transforming audience experiences across the world.

Grass Valley’s (MB 34) end-to-end ecosystem of reliable, open standards-based solutions helps content creators, broadcasters, and media organizations to produce brilliant content and build successful media businesses. The company’s technology and trusted industry expertise empower customers to create captivating experiences that connect people anywhere, on any device, through the magic of media.

Gearhouse Broadcast and associated companies became one brand on Oct 31st. Welcome to Gravity Media (MB 39)!

In this cognitive and hybrid multicloud era, IBM Storage (P 50) helps enterprises across all industries to transform, innovate, and grow. Combining decades of storage technology excellence, experience and expertise across all industries, including sports and entertainment, IBM Storage helps organizations unlock the value of data while optimizing data economics.

IHSE USA (R 72) is showing KVM extenders used for long distance separation and switching between operators and computer sources. Video signals supported include DisplayPort, HDMI, DVI and VGA. KVM Matrix Switchers can be configured from 8 ports to 576 ports with either CAT5e/6 or fiber.

Imagine Communications (MB 37) continues to build on its globally deployed IP processing platform, optimizing the award-winning, standards-based Selenio Network Processor (SNP) to also deliver a production multiviewer, SNP-MV.

IO Industries (R 69) will demonstrate its new Volucam camera, used for volumetric video capture and slow-motion instant replay, as well as POV mini-cameras with global shutter sensors and 2K or 4K SDI output formats.

Iron Mountain (R 64) is the global leader for storage and information management services. Iron Mountain’s solutions portfolio includes records management, data management, document management, data centers, art storage and logistics, and secure shredding help organizations to lower storage costs, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and better use their information.

Joseph Electronics (MB 38) is an authorized stocking distributor of 100+ premier broadcast and pro AV brands. Under the JFS brand, JE manufactures and supplies innovative custom fiber solutions and is equipped with a state-of-the-art fiber lab that can fabricate, terminate, or repair any connector, assembly, panel, breakout, or interface in use.

Lawo (R 68) crafts pioneering IP-network, control, audio, and video technology for exacting broadcast environments. Products include IP control and workflow solutions, network telemetry, audio consoles, multiviewers, video processing, and tools for IP and hybrid AV routing infrastructures. Lawo’s end-to-end IP solutions are based on open standards like RAVENNA/AES67 and ST2110.

LiveU (MB 35) is showcasing its HEVC-based portable encoders, Wireless At-Home Production solution for sports, and the all-new LiveU Matrix content acquisition and distribution platform. Come by the tabletop to learn how teams, leagues, and sports networks are using LiveU Matrix to easily and affordably share content.

For over 30 years, Marshall Electronics (MB 31) has been a trusted provider of high quality and reliable video, audio, and multimedia systems for broadcast video, pro audio-visual, studio audio, and industrial OEM applications worldwide. Marshall Electronics operates manufacturing facilities in the U.S., China, Japan, Korea, and Russia.

Masstech (R 75) creates intelligent, hybrid cloud-based storage, and asset lifecycle management solutions for the M&E industry. Masstech combines the experience of broadcast and video content storage management with cloud and other vanguard technology development processes and to identify and address challenges.

The Matrox (MB 22) Monarch EDGE 4K/multi-HD remote production encoder/decoder pair will showcase a variety of cutting-edge sports production workflows: cloud-based, multi-camera video production using cloud-based software, as well as synchronized, low-latency stream decoding — at resolutions up to 4K/quad HD — using the Monarch EDGE decoder.

Mediapro (MR 12) will be showing its Sports Automation system AutomaticTV and also a presentation of everything Mediapro has to offer.

Microsoft (R 63) will be highlighting cloud-based video workflow and AI capabilities.

NEP (MR 15) is the leading outsourced technical production partner supporting content producers of live sports and entertainment. The company provides the technology and know-how for remote and studio production, specialty capture, RF and wireless AV, display solutions, host broadcast support, postproduction, connectivity, playout, and media management solutions.

NewTek (P 54) is transforming the way people create network-style television content and share it with the world. NewTek gives customers the power to grow their audiences, brands, and businesses faster than ever before. NewTek will show TriCaster and NDI Software.

Nexsan (P 56) has been delivering reliable, efficient, and cost-effective digital storage solutions for media and entertainment since 1999. Nexsan has the right solution and performance for 4K and 8K UHD, virtual reality (VR) or augmented reality (AR), digital playout, nearline storage, or a secure archive to protect and monetize your media assets.

Nutanix (R 66), a trusted partner for the media industry, helps content producers transform their businesses. To learn more about how Nutanix can help your business prepare for the future, contact Nutanix at [email protected], Twitter
@nutanix, or www.nutanix.com/demo to set up your own customized briefing.

Panasonic (P 53) is exhibiting a IP/IT open architecture live production platform with GPU video processing. A single frame aggregate processing delay is demonstrated in multiple resolutions.  This ST 2110 system connects the server to a COTS I/O system via 100GB IP-link flexibility, which allows adding applications at the software level.

Quantum (MB 33) technology and services help customers capture, create, and share digital content, with the fastest performance for high-resolution video, images, and industrial IoT. Leading entertainment companies, sports franchises, researchers, government agencies, enterprises, and cloud providers are making the world happier, safer, and smarter on Quantum.

Riedel (L 11) will be showing its Artist and Bolero intercoms as well as its MediorNet line of signal transport, processing, and management solutions. The company will also being showing some 3rd-party routing and orchestration integrations with its 1200-Series SmartPanels.

Ross Video (MR 16) sports solutions and technologies have a proven track record of high impact, high-efficient performance in the most demanding live production applications and are used extensively by top stadium, live event, and mobile production organizations. Ross will be showcasing XPression Real-Time Graphics and the PIERO Sports Analysis Tool.

Seagate Technology (R 59) crafts the datasphere, helping to maximize humanity’s potential by innovating world-class, precision-engineered data management solutions with a focus on sustainable partnerships.

Sennheiser (R 58) is a leader in microphone and headphone technology. Sennheiser is showing its new prototype of the Sport Array Microphone. Also on display is the D6000 wireless system, the latest in digital wireless microphone technology, the AMBEO VR Mic, and the HMD series Broadcast Headsets.

Shure (P 55) makes microphones, wireless microphone systems, in-ear monitors, earphones and headphones, conferencing systems, and more. Shure is showing wireless and wired microphones.

Signiant (MB 27) is showing its lighter weight, SaaS solutions for easy, fast, and secure file transfer: Jet and Media Shuttle.

Simplylive (MB 47), the makers of the world’s most intuitive and ultra-efficient multi-camera production systems, is showcasing the latest features in its flexible application layers. Come see the ViBox all-in-one, the ViBox SloMo, and the RefBox review as single or multiple user layouts to find the best fit for your productions.

Solid State Logic (SSL) (R57) will be showing its System T S300 audio broadcast production console. System T is a fully networked audio production environment combining multiple control interfaces, processor cores, and I/O devices.

Sports and live broadcasters can accomplish much more today at much lower cost by leveraging the latest in IP and cloud-based technologies. Learn how to dramatically cut infrastructure costs, speed content to all platforms. Find replays and archival footage instantly with Sony’s (MB 43) Intelligent Media Services and IP Live product portfolio.

SOS Global (MR 13) is the full-service cargo specialist for the broadcast, production, and major events industry since 1986. From ATA carnets, customs clearance, trucking, ocean and air, SOS handles it all. SOS offers an unparalleled domestic and global solutions platform with offices throughout the world and cargo expertise on every major continent.

Spectra Logic (L 7) enables affordable, multi-decade data storage and access by creating new methods of managing information in all forms of storage — including archive, backup, cold storage, private, and public cloud.

Stevens Global Logistics (L 8) is a logistics provider for the sports events industry.

Tedial (MB 32), the leading MAM solutions provider, is showcasing SMARTLIVE, its cutting-edge, award-winning live sports and event solution that helps grow fan engagement by automatically delivering the ultimate storytelling experience. New functionality includes multi-sport configurations generating highlights or auto-clipping for any sport genre.

Telestream (R 67) develops products for media processing and workflow orchestration; live capture, streaming, production, and video quality assurance; and video and audio test solutions that make it possible to reliably get video content to any audience regardless of how it is created, distributed, or viewed.

Teradek (L 10) develops industry-leading real-time wireless video transmission systems, wireless lens control systems, a wide range of video encoders/decoders, and portable on-set monitoring solutions. The SVG Summit lineup includes the all-new 4K Orbitz PTZ, and Prism, as well as Teradek’s Cube and Bond.

The Studio-B&H (MB 42) is a unique service-based environment dedicated to providing comprehensive solutions to all professional media markets. The Studio offers unmatched access to high-end technology as well as a superior level of expertise in all aspects of digital cinema, broadcast production, postproduction, and all digital workflows.

The Telos Alliance (L 2) is a global leader in audio and trusted partner to the biggest names in the media landscape, delivering innovative, intuitive solutions that inspire the creation of the most exciting and engaging audio experiences imaginable. Includes Axia, Linear Acoustic, Minnetonka Audio, Omnia, Telos Infinity, Telos Systems, and 25-Seven.

The Video Call Center’s (L 4) VCC Remotes by Smartphones extends reach, increases options, and lowers costs for top sports programming. High-quality, two-way remotes with realtime return video — backed by VCC expert staff and patented tech — allow producers to invite guests or even audience members to participate on air, without crews or special equipment.

TSL Products (L 6) will show audio monitoring and control solutions.

Vislink Technologies (MB 25) is a global leader in the development and distribution of advanced communication solutions. The company’s solutions include high-definition communication links that reliably capture, transmit, and manage live event footage, as well as secure video systems that support mission-critical applications.

VITEC (MB 21) delivers the best H.265/H.264 video streaming quality, latency performance, and intuitive TV experience in venues throughout the world. Get ultra-low-latency and synchronized playback with VITEC’s unique venue solution that offers dynamic video wall capabilities, powerful system administration tools, and a sophisticated digital signage platform.

Vizrt (MB 41) will show Viz Arena Virtual Insertion and Viz Libero Telestrator, and examples of Viz Arc (Augmented Reality Controller). Vizrt provides visual storytelling tools for content creators in broadcast, sports, esports, and digital industries.

As the industry leader in wireless broadcast technology for sports and entertainment, Wave Central (MB 44) is showcasing its AXIS line of professional wireless video solutions. The AXIS line of RF transmitters and receivers provide robust links delivering exceptional image quality with ultra-low latency, even in the most challenging environments.

For more information, visit www.thesvgsummit.com.