Monthly Archives: August 2011

Harmonic adds to Spectrum

Written on August 25, 2011 at 13:46, by

Harmonic has unveiled additions to its Omneon Spectrum media server product line. The new Omneon MediaDeck 7000, a fully integrated four-channel media server system, offers high capacity, performance, and modularity in a 1-RU form factor. The company is also adding new I/O modules to its recently introduced Omneon MediaPort 7000 Series that supports MPEG-2 encode […]  More

3ality Digital acquires Element Technica

Written on August 25, 2011 at 08:54, by

The amount of choice in the 3D rig market has just shrunk dramatically with the news that 3ality Digital has just snapped up Element Technica to form a renamed and rebranded company, 3ality Technica. The new entity will now oversee both product lines from an expanded 3ality HDQ in Burbank.  More

AmberFin intros Unified Quality Control system

Written on August 24, 2011 at 16:20, by

AmberFin is rolling out the world’s first Unified Quality Control solution for content ingest and transcoding operations at IBC in Amsterdam next month. Called iCR Unified QC,  this unique approach to quality control combines multiple tools for baseband checks during tape ingest, file-based QC after ingest, and overall operator-controlled QC, including annotation and mark-up. The […]  More

Camera Corps. adds preset moves to Q-Ball

Written on August 24, 2011 at 14:43, by

Camera Corps will have  a major addition to the feature set of its Q-Ball compact remote pan/tilt/zoom HD/SD camera as it can now store up to 18 preset pan, tilt, zoom, and focus functions. “The hugely popular Q-Ball has now been improved to include the one thing many customers have been requesting,” comments Jim Daniels, […]  More

Avid Interplay Central delivers robust remote editing

Written on August 24, 2011 at 14:34, by

Avid’s IBC stand, 7.J20, will feature the latest developments in editing, storage, and graphics that the company has to offer but the biggest news may be something the company, at least publicly, won’t discuss: the ripple effect of Apple’s Final Cut Pro X editing system, one that leaves aside many features that professional editors rely […]  More

Adtec Digital to debut encoder/modulator

Written on August 23, 2011 at 19:45, by

Adtec Digital will introduce a new high-definition DSNG/contribution encoder/modulator. Primary markets for the new EN-91 includes DSNG, SD, HD and 3D contribution, distribution, and fixed circuit trunking. “In the blink of a human eye you can now send contribution quality HD video around the globe using IP based networks, ASI Fiber, or DVBS/S2 satellite delivery,” says Kevin […]  More

EVS intros Sports360° workflow enabling concept

Written on August 23, 2011 at 19:29, by

EVS will present its new Sport360° concept to help sports content owners, broadcasters, and facility companies address multiple markets. In today’s sports media environment with rights distribution partitioning, broadcasters must be able to deliver dedicated content on multiple platforms, including TV, Web, mobile phones, tablets, and connected TV, to their respective viewing audiences. EVS’ Sports360° […]  More

T-VIPS to launch new IP and video transport products

Written on August 23, 2011 at 19:07, by

T-VIPS will launch new products in digital terrestrial TV (DTT), video transport, and IP. “IBC will see T-VIPS expand its portfolio to ensure that we continue to push the bandwidth versus quality envelope in professional video transport and make the complex simple in video over IP and DTT,” said Johnny Dolvik, CEO, T-VIPS. “In transport […]  More

Riedel MediorNet Compact to make Euro premiere

Written on August 23, 2011 at 18:38, by

Riedel Communications has announced the European premiere of MediorNet Compact. MediorNet Compact is a 50 G multimedia stagebox with integrated WDM and provides the flexibility of a real-time media network, including integrated signal processing, at the cost of simple multiplexing point-to-point products. MediorNet Compact has a network bandwidth of 50 Gbit/s and provides enough capacity […]  More

FIBA praises “excellent” London 2012 basketball test event

Written on August 23, 2011 at 16:40, by

Inside the Games: The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) have described the London International Basketball Invitational, which was the London 2012 test event, as an “excellent event” as France claimed victory in the six-day competition that saw competitive sport take place at the Olympic Park for the first time.  More