Live Production

AJA Desktop Software and SDK v16.1 debut with native Apple M1 support

AJA Video Systems has rolled out Desktop Software v16.1 for its Kona, Io, and T-Tap Pro products, alongside AJA SDK v16.1 for Developer Partners. Both releases include native support for the Apple M1 chip and feature enhancements that are said to optimise audio, broadcast and production and post workflows, and third-party tools built with AJA […]  More

Telestream Vantage now supports Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision

Telestream’s Vantage media processing platform now supports Dolby Atmos immersive audio and Dolby Vision HDR. Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos content is available worldwide from streaming and broadcast service providers and can be experienced on hundreds of millions of devices. With Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos encoding, content owners, producers and distributors using Vantage will […]  More

Mobile Viewpoint combines its enterprise encoder offering under the UltraLink name

Mobile Viewpoint has streamlined its two mobile enterprise encoders under one name, the UltraLink. The original WMT Airlink model will become the UltraLink-Air and the original UltraLink will become the UltraLink-4K. Both units will offer 4K, 5G, RCP, video return, IP hotspot, multi-channel inputs as well as hybrid connectivity options (IP, cellular and satellite) as […]  More

Ateme Titan becomes first live transcoder to natively support Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos

Ateme has integrated Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos immersive audio technologies into its Titan Live software, making it the first solution on the market to encode and deliver both experiences natively. The integration of Dolby Vision’s ultra-vivid picture quality into Titan Live, Ateme’s software compression solution, will bring entertainment to life for viewers through incredible […]  More

Evertz opens DreamCatcher Training Center in Munich

Evertz has opened a newly equipped DreamCatcher Training Center (DCTC) in Munich, Germany, offering broadcasters and content providers a new resource to assist in the creation of high-quality content at speed. “We understand that moving to a new live production platform not only requires technical excellence, but is also based on operators who know the platform inside and out and feel […]  More

EVS introduces MediaInfra Strada SDI/IP routing solution

EVS has unveiled MediaInfra Strada, a turnkey solution which combines SDI and IP routing capabilities in a single, easy-to-deploy system based on its Cerebrum and Neuron product lines. Together with Arista Ethernet switches, the solution has been designed to offer broadcasters a direct, drop-in replacement for outdated or end-of-life SDI routers, with the option to […]  More

disguise extends free availability of Designer software

disguise has extended free access to its Designer software to visualise, design and sequence projects. It is also now available as a software-only version. Users will be able to benefit from this offer until 31 January 2022. An access code will be emailed to existing users already under the free Designer licence enabling them to activate […]  More

Kairos powers live IP production of eLaLiga Santander for Mediapro

Mediapro is using Panasonic’s Kairos live production platform to produce coverage of eLaLiga Santander, the official tournament of FIFA 21 in Spain. The Kairos IT/IP video processing platform was chosen for the esports production because it was suited to the workflow designed for the tournament. During the pandemic, players compete from home and remote camera feeds, […]  More

TAG accelerates migration to live production in the cloud with support for JPEG XS format

TAG Video Systems’ MCM-9000 probing, monitoring and multiviewing platform now supports JPEG XS, making it the first all-IP software- and cloud-based probing and monitoring system that supports the format in the cloud. JPEG XS provides all the benefits of uncompressed IP workflows over long-distance remote and cloud production environments without the expense and complexity of […]  More

Panasonic announces Kairos training academies across Europe

Panasonic has created a network of Kairos training academies to train operators across Europe in how to get the best from the live production platform. The initial centres are at Creative Technology (UK and Sweden), AED (Belgium), KST Moschkau (Germany) and VMB (Spain). “Kairos is a game-changer. The creative opportunities for live video productions and […]  More