IBC 2013

IBC2013 Q&A: Kevin Ancelin, co-founder/SVP of sales, Adtec Digital

Adtec Digital was busy at IBC this year, showcasing its EN-100 encoder (following its NAB2013 release) and teasing its EN-30 two‐channel multicodec HD and SD contribution and distribution encoder, which is set for public release Oct. 1. In addition, Adtec has been among those testing the 4K waters, using its EN-100 encoders synchronised with its […]  More

IBC2013 Q&A: Kevin Ancelin, co-founder/SVP of sales, Adtec Digital

Adtec Digital was busy at IBC this year, showcasing its EN-100 encoder (following its NAB2013 release) and teasing its EN-30 two‐channel multicodec HD and SD contribution and distribution encoder, which is set for public release Oct. 1. In addition, Adtec has been among those testing the 4K waters, using its EN-100 encoders synchronised with its […]  More

Canon cameras capture acclaimed Formula 1 movie

Canon’s EOS C300 cameras have been used to capture a range of exhilarating action scenes in Ron Howard’s new Formula 1 film, Rush, which tracks the rivalry between drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda. The team used the EOS C300 as the handheld camera on the production “because of the efficiency, the size, and the […]  More

Harmonic teams with Tata Communications for HEVC support

Harmonic has announced a collaboration with Tata Communications to add HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) support to Content Transform cloud-based video transcoding and delivery. This move enables the broadcast industry to migrate its existing archives to Ultra HD. Content Transform, a cloud-based video service from Tata Communications, uses Harmonic’s ProMedia file-based transcoding technology to deliver […]  More

Landmark IBC for HHB Communications

As an Avid Elite reseller, HHB shared the news of the new S6 control surface, which combines ICON and System 5 families in a new modular design. The S6 system offers the option of choosing a pre-configured S6 M10 or S6 M40, or with the S6 M40, customise the system even further with different channel […]  More

IBC 2013 attracts 52,974

Show organisers have reported a record number of attendees for this year’s edition of IBC, which took place from 12-17 September. A total of 52,974 people descended on the Amsterdam RAI for the flagship industry event. Michael Crimp, CEO of IBC, comments: “Thanks to everyone who has exhibited and visited IBC2013. We are continually evolving […]  More

Nearly 300 attend SVG Europe’s Sport Technology Reception

Red Bull Media House, Riedel and Origin Digital took home the award for Production Achievement for their impressive work on last October’s Red Bull Stratos launch, while the recipients of the Technical Achievement award were BSkyB and ChyronHego for the development of Premier League player-tracking graphics. Close to 300 of the industry’s leading decision-makers attended […]  More

DTS tech partners add MPEG-DASH live-streaming support for DTS-HD content

DTS, a leader in high-definition audio solutions and audio enhancement technologies, announced that Elemental Technologies, a leading supplier of video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, and castLabs, a mobile video technologies and services company, will support live streaming of DTS-HD content through the MPEG-DASH format. This will allow streaming of immersive DTS-HD for applications such as […]  More