Communication Systems & Equipment

Hillsdale Covers Campus Sports, National Seminars with Broadcast Pix Integrated Production Switchers

August 16, 2016

Chelmsford, Massachusetts - August 11, 2016 - Leading a small video production unit that relies heavily on student crews, Ted Matko, director of technical media, TV and Audio Studios, supports the educational outreach efforts of Hillsdale College, a nonprofit liberal arts college in Hillsdale, Mich. He maintains a very full schedule, covering events in at least a dozen cities annually, plus... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

City of Burnsville Upgrades City Council Coverage to HD with Broadcast Pix Mica Integrated Production Switcher

June 8, 2016

Billerica, Massachusetts - June 2, 2016 - Broadcast Pix™ today announced the City of Burnsville, Minn., has upgraded to a Mica 1000 integrated production switcher in its control room at City Hall to provide HD coverage of City Council meetings for its cable and online viewers. According to Marty Doll, communications coordinator, the upgrade was prompted by a desire to move to HD production as... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Waterman Broadcasting Updates ENG Operations with JVC Prohd Cameras

May 9, 2016

WAYNE, NJ – JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced Waterman Broadcasting, based in Fort Myers, Fla., is updating its camera fleet with 33 GY-HM890 and 11 GY-HM660 JVC ProHD cameras. The new cameras will be used for the co-located news operations of WBBH -TV (NBC) and WZVN-TV (ABC), which produce 14 hours of local news per day in Fort Myers-Naples... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Pan/Tilt Head meets broadcast and production demands.

April 26, 2016

Suited for studio applications, PT-LPS5 includes servo technology to accommodate weighty payloads and offer smooth, quiet, on-air operation. Quick button access enables pan, tilt, and pedestal limits to be set directly on PTZ head; control panel is not required. Along with balanced design that accelerates and facilitates setup and commissioning, virtual set-ready integrated camera robotics product offers direct Ethernet and Wi-Fi® support with pass-thru. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices

Socionext to Demonstrate World's First Single-Chip 8K Video Decoder and Most Efficient Video and Broadcast Device Technology at Annual NAB Show

April 5, 2016

Compact, Leading Edge 4K and 8K HEVC Video Processors Feature Low Power Encoding, Decoding for Full Range of Content and Service Providers SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Socionext Inc. will showcase a complete set of advanced video and broadcast demonstrations for content and service providers at the annual NAB Show in at the Las Vegas Convention Center April 18-21. At booth SU13913 in the South... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Barnfind Expands Product Lines with New Offerings at 2016 NAB Show

April 1, 2016

Company to Highlight Expanded CAM-CCU Solution and Introduce New BarnOne Platform and BarnMini Units Click on Harriet@desertmoon.tv to schedule a Booth visit Sandefjord, Norway and Suwanee, GA  — Barnfind Technologies, manufacturer of a multi-functional, signal neutral fiber transport platform, will be offering broadcasters and production... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Casa Systems to Power the Ultra Broadband Era with Innovative Cable and Wireless Solutions at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo

October 8, 2015

Live DOCSIS 3.1 demo will show multi-Gbps speeds on market-leading CCAP platform; Time Warner Cable to highlight CCAP benefits at Energy 2020 Exhibit New Remote CCAP Node and managed Wi-Fi solutions deliver advanced throughput and new service opportunities ANDOVER, Mass. - Casa Systems, a worldwide leader in next-generation cable edge technology, today announced that it will showcase a... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment

TVU Networks Expands Korea's Leading Network's Coverage of Historic Inter-Continental Railway Project with Global Rental Program

September 15, 2015

Global Rental Program Provides TVUPacks to South Korea’s Leading 24-Hour News Network for Eurasia Friendship Express Railway Project MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -  TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live IP video solutions, today announced that TVUPack IP video transmission solutions were used by South Korea’s leading broadcast network, YTN, to capture and deliver live video content... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Shotoku Broadcast Systems Demonstrates the Next Generation in Absolute VR / AR Tracking at IBC 2015

September 9, 2015

Camera Support Manufacturer will also Present TP500 cto European Market and Highlight SmartTrack System Amsterdam, The Netherlands  - Shotoku Broadcast Systems, the well-established leader in manual and robotic camera support, and virtual reality tracking, is demonstrating Free-d2 at IBC 2015 (Stand 11.F40) -  next generation VR tracking solution,  alongside the new TP500 compact and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment

Amimon Showcasing CONNEX Zero Latency Wireless Video Link at InterDrone 2015

September 3, 2015

CEO Ram Ofir will Discuss Precision Videography Requirements and Solutions San Jose, CA – Amimon, the industry innovator for wireless HD video and control transmission with zero latency, will be a highly featured exhibitor at the upcoming InterDrone Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas on September 9-11. CEO Ram Ofir will make a key presentation, and the company’s popular CONNEX... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment

Hernando County Upgrades Studio, Remote Shoots with Broadcast Pix

August 25, 2015

Billerica, Massachusetts – In 1998, Hernando County Government Broadcasting was established in Brooksville, Fla., with two VHS recorders and one camera on the wall of the Boards Meeting Room in the government center. Led since its inception by Rick Foti, video production manager, the quality of its productions has improved significantly over the years. Recently, the station’s production... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

MACOM Supports 12G-SDI Transmission for 4K Infrastructure over a Number of Industry Standard Coaxial Cables

April 21, 2015

SMTPE Compliant 12G-SDI transmission demonstrated over Belden 1694A, 1505A, 1855A and 7731A cables Lowell, MA — M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc. ("MACOM"), a leading supplier of semiconductor solutions for broadcast video infrastructure, announced today that SMPTE compliant 12G-SDI transmission can be supported using MACOM's award winning 12G-SDI cable drivers, equalizers and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

HD Live Video Transmission System utilizes aerial drone.

April 21, 2015

Combining TVU One IP video transmitter and DJI's Inspire 1 drone, Aerial Newsgathering Pack enables news organizations and professional video production crews to transmit live full HD video to any broadcast facility or CDN. This fully-integrated live transmission solution, capable of delivering live video from practically any location, fits in portable pack for accelerated deployment and can transmit in full HD with sub-second latency with 20+ minutes of fly time for drone. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments

Low Noise Block Downconverters leverage stable crystal.

April 21, 2015

Available in standard and extended frequencies, 5000 Series comprises PLL LNBs (Low Noise Block Downconverters) which contain crystal resonating at specific frequency. LO (Local Oscillator) stabilities of ±50, ±75, ±100, and ±250 kHz meet needs of varying applications and environments. Areas of use include high-end broadcast applications, including digital broadcast video, VSAT broadband, military satcom, POS, and oil/gas. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

NAB 2015: R&S Storage Solutions with Maximum Performance and Density

April 17, 2015

Rohde Schwarz DVS again has upgraded its storage solutions to add even more performance and reliability to post production and broadcast workflows up to 8K. RS SpycerBox Cell, which was first introduced at NAB 2014, now offers an increased capacity of up to 60 TB in a single 1U chassis. Hanover, April 10, 2015 - From April 13-16, Rohde Schwarz DVS will be presenting its powerful storage... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

TVLogic Utilizes MACOM's 12G-SDI Adaptive Equalizer for Its New 4K Professional Broadcast Monitor

April 17, 2015

MACOM's M23554 Equalizer adopted by TVLogic to enable 12G-SDI support in its new 4K Professional Broadcast Monitors Lowell, MA – M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc. ("MACOM"), a leading supplier of semiconductor solutions for broadcast video infrastructure, announced today that TVLogic, a leading broadcast equipment manufacturer, has chosen MACOM's M23554 Adaptive Equalizer... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

LEMO and Northwire, Inc. Announcing New SMPTE and ARIB Cable to the Broadcast Market

April 16, 2015

ECUBLENS, Switzerland and OSCEOLA, Wis. — LEMO (www.lemo.com), a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision custom connection solutions, and Northwire, Inc., a LEMO Group Company and manufacturer of wire and cable, will be introducing their new HDTV SMPTE and ARIB cable offerings to the Broadcast Market during NAB, April 13-16, 2015, in Booth... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Software

Apace Unifies Daytona State College Media Broadcast, Production, Online Training and Content Archive Workflow Via Automated MAM Storage Platform and Adobe Creative Cloud

April 15, 2015

An automated solution for global media access, management, editing, and consolidation 2015 NAB Show, Apace booth #SL13613 LAS VEGAS - Apace Systems Corporation® a leading Media Asset Management (MAM)/workflow automation, and clustered storage system solution provider, announces ongoing successful use of its end-to-end solution paired with Adobe® Creative Cloud® by Daytona State College... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Multi-Carrier Satellite Gateway increases bandwidth efficiency.

April 14, 2015

Compatible with Newtec Dialog® multiservice broadcast platform, MCX7000 delivers bandwidth efficiency of up to 51% for distribution to TV and radio towers and head-ends. DVB-S2X platform is compatible with Dialog® multiservice broadcast platform and features multistream and Clean Channel Technology®. Further promoting service availability, included Equalink® 3 linear and non-linear pre-distortion technology compensates for effects of distortions caused by satellite's filters and amplifiers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment

Wireless HD Video Transmission Link supports aerial drones.

April 14, 2015

Designed for multirotor drone platforms, zero-latency CONNEX utilizes 5 GHz transmission frequency with 2 x 5 MIMO and automatic channel selection to ensure resilient connectivity at all times — free from interference. Plug-and-fly solution supports multicasting up to 4 screens simultaneously, and can transmit HD video up to 3,000 ft to ground unit. In addition, CONNEX can display telemetry information using built-in OSD as well as send control commands via S-Bus protocol to gimbal in air unit. Read More