News Roundup

Nevion adds JPEG XS compression to Virtuoso media node

A new JPEG XS encoding and decoding media function has been added to Nevion’s flagship software-defined media node, Virtuoso. The new functionality is already being rolled-out by a global broadcast network to get video in and out of content hubs, as part of a centralised live production infrastructure solution – the world’s first official deployment […]  More

RT Software joins Grass Valley Technology Alliance

Grass Valley has added RT Software as a founding member of the Grass Valley Technology Alliance (GVTA), a new program for technology and solutions providers that aims to deliver improved purchasing confidence and selection for customers. The certification program gives broadcasters and media organisations access to solutions that are interoperable with a range of Grass […]  More

IBC 2019: EVS tackles automated production and machine learning

Innovative design and the latest technologies, including machine learning and native support for IP, are the driving force behind new production and storytelling solutions on show from EVS at IBC2019. A visit to stand 8.B90 will offer a chance to see the company’s future lean production solutions offering live production standards accessible at lower operational […]  More

IBC 2019: Telestream Wirecast Gear gets refresh to better meet streaming needs

Telestream media streaming and delivery technologies will introduce the latest version of Wirecast Gear, a new generation of the company’s award-winning live video streaming production hardware. The company says the powerful, purpose-built, and easy to use fully-configured workstation allows anyone to broadcast professional live productions in a matter of minutes. The new Wirecast Gear will […]  More

IBC 2019: Pliant CrewÇom wireless intercom offers enhanced headset

Pliant Technologies will feature the latest firmware update for its CrewCom wireless intercom system along with its newly enhanced SmartBoom series of headsets at IBC 2019 (Stand 10.F29). Pliant will also showcase new accessory products including its new Drop-in Charger, Fiber Hub, and FleXLR gender adapter, which provide a truly unique solution for customers using […]  More

IBC 2019: Cobalt Digital to focus on 4K workflows for studios and mobile

Cobalt Digital will showcase its card-based 4K and HDR workflow solutions for openGear frames at IBC 2019 in Amsterdam next month. Product highlights will include new decoders and encoders, the RIST Main Profile, a bi-directional SDR/HDR conversion solution for live production, and new multiviewers and distribution amplifiers. In addition, the company will debut a new 12G […]  More

IBC 2019: Signiant expands its SDCX platform to simplify content exchange

At IBC2019, intelligent file exchange specialist Signiant will introduce new capabilities to its SDCX (Software-Defined Content Exchange) SaaS platform to simplify secure content exchange between companies. These capabilities will first appear in the company’s newest product, Signiant Jet, which makes it easy to automate and accelerate the transfer of large files between geographically dispersed locations. […]  More

Tedial promotes Fernandez-Campon to CTO

MAM specialist Tedial has promoted business solution director and former director of technology Julian Fernandez-Campon to the role of chief technology officer (CTO), effective immediately. Fernandez-Campon takes over from chief executive Emilio L. Zapata who previously held both roles. In this new job, Fernandez-Campon will be responsible for overseeing R&D, operations and customer support, working […]  More