Recent Posts by Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor

SVG Summit: Blizzard’s Pete Emminger previews home and away format for Overwatch and Call of Duty Leagues

Blizzard Entertainment is one of the busiest entities in esports. Whether driving the competitions of the Overwatch League or handling productions of BlizzCon, the company’s largest event that promotes its biggest gaming franchises, the calendar is filled with plenty of large-scale events. At last month’s SVG Summit in New York, SVG associate editor Kristian Hernandez […]  More

Annual SMPTE conclave tackles current questions and outlines potential future

Meeting in Los Angeles for the second consecutive year, the SMPTE Technical Conference and Exhibition (21-24 October) once again ploughed the trenches of nitty-gritty technology, dissecting such subjects as ATSC 3.0, 8K, and improved security measures. Patrick Griffis, VP of technology, Office of the CTO, Dolby Laboratories, welcomed attendees to his first conference as SMPTE […]  More

IBC 2019: Teradek’s Orbit brings zero-delay, wireless 4K video to broadcast and live production

Teradek is leading the charge to introduce zero-delay wireless video technology to the broadcast, live production and ProAV markets with Orbit, the world’s first zero-delay wireless video system that transmits lossless, 4K HDR video over ranges up to 2km. Orbit joins the previously announced Orbit PTZ, Teradek’s 4K wireless video transmission and control solution for […]  More

IBC 2019: Lawo debuts Power Core MAX

Lawo’s (stand 8.B50) Power Core may be the most powerful DSP mixing engine ever conceived for AoIP networks. In addition to giving users incredible amounts of processing, routing and I/O capabilities, Power Core has 96 available DSP channels and the capacity to handle hundreds of analog, digital and AES67 audio signals.  More

Intelsat showcases FlexGround solution for mobility without loss of speed

Ground forces operate in an increasingly sophisticated, unpredictable environment, and the ability to instantaneously access high-data rate communications from even the most austere environments is critical to mission success. Many communications methods currently available have a cumbersome form factor, are expensive and do not satisfy the need for secure, high data rate bandwidth communications to […]  More