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New Integration Between Viaccess-Orca’s Secure Player and NexStreaming’s NexPlayer Reinforces TV Everywhere Security, Personalization, and Monetization

PARIS — May 26, 2016 — Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and enhancement of content services, announced a strategic decision designed to drive growth for operators of multiscreen television services. Integrating the NexStreaming NexPlayer SDK into Viaccess-Orca’s Connected Sentinel Player (CSP) for secure playback within Android” and iOS(R) mobile apps reinforces security between DRMs and the player on mobile devices, including tablets and smartphones. Moreover, the combined solution, the Next Generation Connected Sentinel Player, will enable content service providers to collect rich analytics about end-users and support cross-device advertising to personalize the video experience and increase monetization. “NexPlayer ...

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TVU Networks Provides One-Stop Live Video Services For 2016 US Presidential Campaigns

Leader in IP-Based Live Video Solutions Offering Comprehensive Equipment and On-location Support for Broadcasters Covering the Road to the White House MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – May 25, 2016 – TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live IP video solutions, today announced the immediate availability of its extensive, proven and award-winning live video uplink products and distribution services for any professional broadcaster covering the 2016 US presidential campaigns. Available now and continuing through November 2016, TVU will offer on-location technical support, dedicated bandwidth including inside and outside the National Convention venues, complimentary TVU Anywhere app which turns iPhone and Android ...

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Ryanair adopt Quicklink TX

Established in 1985, Ryanair has grown from a small airline to a major passenger carrier which services up to 31 countries. The Quicklink reseller Eurotek has supplied Ryanair with the Quicklink TX call management system which is powered by Skype TX software. Previously, Ryanair used telephone conferencing but due to quality of the telephone line were unable to hear and conduct quality business briefings. The airline needed to conduct face-to-face communication between two or more people in various different locations. There was a requirement for an alternative to phone conferencing with an inexpensive means of communication with distant colleagues and ...

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Vietnam FPT Telecom Selects ATEME to Power its Contribution Network

ATEME today announced it is providing its Kyrion encoders to drive 70 major content channels for FPT Telecom, one of Vietnam’s top three telecommunications providers. The encoders will be deployed on the premises of  major content providers where they will encode content and stream it back to the FPT operations centres in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Now with higher video quality and lower latency, the content for FPT’s current OTT and IPTV services will be distributed throughout the whole of Vietnam. Based on the ATEME fifth Generation STREAM compression engine, the Kyrion encoder provides the best baseband video ...

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Broadcast Asia 2016: Tapping the Power of Networking!

BroadcastAsia 2016 will be packed with opportunities for industry professionals to “tap” into the power of networking! These exciting  meet and mingle events with top industry executives is the perfect way to gauge and power forward in your career. BroadcastAsia 2016 offers a perfect trifecta of the following events! Here’s a run down and summary of each from the Broadcast Asia 2016 website: See here: http://broadcast-asia.com/exhibition/networking-opportunities/ Online Business Matching Program- Networking can’t get any simpler! Conduct relevant business meetings, make targeted networks and set up appointments even before the event via the Online Business Matching Program. It’s effective and allows ...

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Anton/Bauer Offers the First Air Travel Discharging Solution For Li-Ion Battery Users

Brand Now Offers Two Solutions to IATA’s New Travel Restrictions Shelton, Conn. (May 25, 2016) – Anton/Bauer, a premier provider of mobile power solutions for the broadcast, film and video industries, a Vitec Videocom brand, and part of Vitec Group, plc,  has updated their Performance Quad Charger to satisfy new regulations set by the IATA. The new function makes the Performance Quad Charger the only charger on the market which allows the user to discharge a battery to any level, including the level specified in the new IATA regulations. To help customers comply with IATA’s new regulations, Anton/Bauer has developed ...

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RTW Showcasing Newly Updated Software at BroadcastAsia 2016

SINGAPORE, MAY 25, 2016 – RTW, a leading vendor of visual audio meters and monitoring devices for professional broadcast, production, post production and quality control, will introduce its updated software products at BroadcastAsia 2016. RTW will be present in both the Stagetec Asia booth (5E6-01) and Broadcast Communications International (BCI) booth (5M7-05).    On hand at BroadcastAsia 2016, will be RTW’s well-respected Continuous Loudness Control Software, which features a unique visualization and patented processing algorithm developed together with the German Insitut für Rundfunktechnik (IRT). Allowing users to constantly control and regulate a given program-loudness value, the CLC signal processing algorithm ...

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IHSE USA Offers New Deployable KVM/AV Package to Support Remote Command-Center Operations

CRANBURY, N.J. — May 25, 2016 — IHSE USA LLC today announced the launch of the Draco Tactical VKM-DS (video, keyboard, and mouse distribution system), a compact, rapidly deployable KVM/AV package that offers ultra-fast command-and-control decision capabilities for tactical operations centers and other shelter-based command centers. “The VKM-DS represents the next generation of compact transit packs for computer and video systems created specifically as audiovisual KVM command-and-control systems for military units, disaster relief centers, and first responders,” said Dan Holland, marketing manager for IHSE USA. “It is designed for the interoperability, size, weight, and power effectiveness these operations demand. This ...

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High Desert Church Relies on FOR-A’s HVS-2000 Video Switcher for Multi-Site Video Streaming

Cypress, CA – California’s High Desert Church is a multi-site house of worship with four campuses that serve a total congregation of over 8,000 people. Looking for a switcher that enabled them to live stream sermons from their main campus to their other sites, High Desert turned to FOR-A. The church recently purchased the company’s HVS-2000 video switcher to fulfill all of the growing congregation’s video production needs. High Desert Church’s pastors speak live every weekend at their Victorville campus auditorium, and the HVS-2000 allows for a live IMAG cut at Victorville while also broadcasting to the house of worship’s ...

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Zylight Named Exclusive Americas Distributor for Aladdin LED Lights

LOS ANGELES – Zylight, a leading manufacturer of innovative LED lighting solutions, today announced it has been named the exclusive distributor of Aladdin professional LED lighting instruments throughout North, Central and South America. Aladdin’s product line includes the Bi-Flex family of flexible LED panels, which are available in three sizes up to 200 watts. All Bi-Flex lights are aladdin-sliderdimmable (5-100 percent), water-proof, offer adjustable color temperature, run via AC or battery power, and allow a variety of mounting options. Aladdin also offers the A-Lite Bi and Eye-Lite Bi, two ultra-portable dimmable lights with internal batteries that allow up to two ...

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Qligent Simplifies TV Monitoring for Philadelphia-Area PBS Station

WLVT-DT turns to on-premises Qligent Point system to monitor IP, ASI and RF streams, providing immediate value within file-based workflow MELBOURNE, Florida, May 25, 2016 — Qligent, a specialist in cloud-based, enterprise-level media monitoring and analysis, has streamlined the monitoring workflow for WLVT-DT, a PBS television station serving eastern Pennsylvania—including the cities of Philadelphia and Reading —and western New Jersey. The transition to centralized, software-defined monitoring has quickly transformed WLVT’s master control operations and provided immediate value through accelerated problem resolution and compliance monitoring. Since integrating a Qligent Point system, WLVT has consolidated important signal monitoring responsibilities to a single ...

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GatesAir Advances Wireless Over-The-Air Content Delivery at BroadcastAsia2016

Industry’s broadest portfolio of high-efficiency TV and radio transmitters, software-defined exciters, deliver performance and ROI gains in equal measure CINCINNATI, May 25, 2016 — With BroadcastAsia 2016 on the near horizon, GatesAir, a global leader in wireless, over-the-air content delivery solutions for radio and TV broadcasters, will bring its message of operational efficiency and high performance in the RF plant to Asia-Pacific broadcasters, with an eye on simplifying digital broadcast transitions; and strengthening existing analog systems. GatesAir’s innovations in RF plant efficiency have escalated in the past decade with the introduction of its PowerSmart® transmitter architecture, which leveraged 50-volt LDMOS ...

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Facilis Shared Storage and Asset Tracking Products at Broadcast Asia 2016: Showcases on Two Booths Spotlight Partnerships with APAC Technology Leaders

At Broadcast Asia 2016, Facilis, a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage systems and dynamic workflow solutions for the film, broadcast and AV markets, will showcase its TerraBlock shared storage system on two separate exhibitors’ booths. Singapore-based broadcast solution provider, The Media Village (Booth 4G2-01) will demonstrate a TerraBlock shared storage system connected to an Adobe Premiere Pro workstation, a client running Digital Vision’s Phoenix Film restoration software and another color grading client on Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve. Simultaneously, VSN (Booth 5L6-01) will demonstrate TerraBlock integrated alongside its VSN Explorer Production Asset Management (PAM) software system. TerraBlock’s ...

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Vantage Media Processing Platform Ingests & Transcodes 750 XDCAM HD discs into Avid and CatDV environment in just four days

Warner Bros Belgium Bases Super Fast File-based Broadcast Workflow on Telestream Vantage Telestream, the leading provider of video transcoding and workflow automation solutions, today announced the successful implementation of a major Vantage transcode server, file-based content ingest platform and intelligent workflow automation system at Warner Bros International Television Production Belgium. Working with Belgian Systems Integrator, VP Media Solutions, Warner Bros has created an innovative file-based workflow at its Zaventem-based production facility where all ingest, transcoding, archiving, media asset management (MAM) and storage are supported. Designed by Warner Bros engineers, who worked closely with VP Media Solutions’ broadcast technology specialists, the ...

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