White Paper: The Esports Phenomenon Brings New Challenges and Opportunities in Media Tech

There are few current trends in media and entertainment as exciting and fast-growing as esports (an umbrella term encompassing competitive gaming across a number of distinct games). Growing out of the humble origins of arcade tournaments and online-game play-throughs, esports has experienced a meteoric rise recently, although tournaments have been broadcast by such channels as […]  More

Live From InterBEE Japan: NAB’s Gordon Smith Highlights ATSC 3.0 and Importance of Live Sports Broadcasting

In a year when international sports are dominating Japan, it is only fitting that sports broadcasting and production was the main theme of Inter Bee 2019, Japan’s major broadcasting- and digital-technology exhibition. Gordon Smith, president/CEO, NAB, took to the stage to discuss the tight relationship between sports content, over-the-air broadcasting, and the future deployment of […]  More

Joined-Up Thinking: Inside the New Generation of Combined Audio, Video Production Systems

Grass Valley’s Kula AV – a multi-format video and audio mixer – was one of the most high profile of several combined AV production systems launched at IBC 2019. Oriented towards more streamlined and space-restricted applications, including remote production, these solutions look set to presage a new generation of integrated systems with extensive video and […]  More

SC 2019: Infortrend To Showcase EonStor CS Scale-Out NAS

Infortrend will demonstrate its newly-launched EonStor CS scale-out NAS at SC 19 (Booth 1695, Nov. 18-21), an international exhibition for high-performance computing, networking, storage, and analysis. EonStor CS can scale to over 100 GBps performance and 100 PB capacity, which is a perfect-fit solution for HPC (high-performance computing) that processes massive volumes of data.  More

Matrox Grabs Multiple 2019 Product of the Year Awards for Pro AV Excellence

The Matrox QuadHead2Go multi-monitor controllers and Matrox Maevex 6120 dual 4K enterprise encoders have been recognized as 2019 pro AV products of the year by Systems Contractor News (SCN) and Sound & Video Contractor (SVC), respectively. The QuadHead2Go controllers are capable of driving four displays from one signal, offering an easy and convenient path to […]  More

Telestream Rolls Out Version 9 of ScreenFlow Video Editing & Screen Recording Software

Telestream announced the immediate availability of ScreenFlow 9, the latest version of the company’s video editing and screen recording software for the Mac. Built for marketers, educators, online-trainers, Vloggers and anyone needing an affordable, easy to use screen recording and video editing application, ScreenFlow creates high-quality, professional videos with ease. Starting at $129, version 9 […]  More