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FOR-A to Introduce High Performance MV-4300 Multi-Viewer at 2017 NAB Show

Cypress, CA – At next month’s NAB Show in Las Vegas, FOR-A will introduce the latest solution in its lineup of high-performance multi viewers, the 12G-SDI supported MV-4300 unit. Taking place April 24-27 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, FOR-A will exhibit its wide variety of video and audio solutions in booth #C5117. The user-friendly MV-4300 multi viewer allows customers to configure their own unit with optional input cards SDI up to 12G, DVI-I, HDMI and analog composite. It accepts up to 68 inputs and eight separate configurable outputs. Features of the MV-4300 unit include HDMI 2.0b output, mixed 2K/4K ...

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Bridge Technologies, Clear-Com, and Solid State Logic Join AIMS

BOTHELL, Wash. — March 24, 2017 — The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) today announced that Bridge Technologies and Solid State Logic have joined AIMS as associate members. Clear-Com has joined AIMS as a full member. Bridge Technologies creates advanced systems for ensuring high-quality, profitable digital media service delivery in broadcast, cable, satellite, OTT, and telecoms applications. Its sophisticated platform for converging digital media services encompasses award-winning products and solutions, including analysis, measurement, and monitoring systems; intelligent redundancy switching; and comprehensive analytics solutions for TV Everywhere providers. Compatible with all major industrial standards, ruggedized for reliability in challenging environments, ...

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LIVE, NEP and Broadcast Solutions announce strategic contract for collaboration on technology and operation supply.

NEP, Broadcast Solutions and LIVE disclosed a strategic deal aimed at providing to the regions new flagship broadcast technology solutions. The aim of this venture is to elevate the Broadcast quality and content output of local and regional projects. The parties officially signed the contract at the LIVE stand at Cabsat 2017.

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SubtitleNext supports all Content and Live Video

  PBT EU keeps pace of the growing “Evolution in Subtitling” by further accelerating SubtitleNext’s performance and accuracy to empower users   With a finger on the industry’s pulse, PBT EU extends its advanced captioning software SubtitleNext with additional features and applications that provide subtitle editors and content owners with cost-effective benefits by delivering uncompromising speed and precision.   SubtitleNext has been further refined to cater for the relentless upsurge of online content such as live news streaming, YouTube videos and other OTT services to benefit and support professionals.     PBT EU’s exciting new developments in SubtitleNext have arisen ...

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Dielectric Announces $3.9 Million Antenna Order by American Tower in Preparation for U.S. DTV Spectrum Repack

American Tower orders TFU-WB broadband, side-mount antennas plus transmission line to support its broadcast customers as they relocate UHF stations to new channel assignments RAYMOND, Maine – March 24, 2017 – Dielectric, a pioneer in purpose-engineered antennas and RF systems for TV and radio broadcasters, announces that American Tower Corporation has placed a $3.9 million order for TFU-WB broadband, side-mount antennas and transmission line in preparation for the impending U.S. DTV spectrum repack. As a leading tower owner/operator in the U.S., American Tower serves broadcasters by building new towers for them or leasing them space on one of its more ...

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Viaccess-Orca Partners With to Boost the Efficiency of OTT Media Processing Via the Cloud

PARIS — March 23, 2017 — Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and enhancement of content services, and, the world’s largest and most trusted cloud-based video processing service for the media and entertainment market, have partnered to streamline the preparation of VOD content for OTT multiscreen applications. Viaccess-Orca’s cloud-based TV Everywhere as a Service (TVaaS) is now integrated with‘s cloud media processing platform, enabling pay-TV operators to quickly prepare and manage video content for multiscreen viewing from a single pane. The joint solution can be fully managed in the cloud, with monitoring and control enabled by the ...

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Quantum Releases Purpose-Built 4K Video Reference Architectures to Deliver Industry-Best 4K Stream Counts and Performance

SAN JOSE, Calif. — March 23, 2017 — Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) today announced purpose-built 4K video reference architectures that leverage the company’s StorNext®-powered, disk- and flash-based workflow storage systems to maximize 4K stream counts and optimize performance levels in accordance with users’ specific needs. Based on exhaustive testing with real-world metrics, the new reference architectures reinforce Quantum‘s long-standing position as the performance leader in media workflows and empower media facilities to make better-informed investments in 4K storage infrastructure. [Click to tweet: New @QuantumCorp 4K video reference architectures with disk and flash optimize performance, capacity and cost The Need ...

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Tom Marks, Rerecording Mixer, Chooses NUGEN Audio’s Halo Upmix and MasterCheck Pro for Popular Series ‘Sense8’

LEEDS, U.K. – March 23, 2017 – NUGEN Audio today announced that renowned rerecording mixer Tom Marks is using NUGEN Audio’s Halo Upmix and MasterCheck Pro on the mix for the hit Netflix series “Sense8,” which just wrapped production of its second season. Based in Hollywood, Marks is a rerecording mixer with many popular television and cinema movie titles to his credit. With Halo Upmix, he is able to deliver a 5.1 mix that is true to the original source while also sounding ideal in many listening environments. The MasterCheck Pro loudness, dynamics, and codec toolset enables Marks to “audition” ...

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Riedel MediorNet Provides Decentralized and Redundant Signal Routing for Spain’s ‘Gran Hermano VIP’ (‘Big Brother VIP’)

WUPPERTAL, Germany — March. 23, 2017 — Riedel Communications‘ MediorNet real-time network is a critical behind-the-scenes player for the fifth season of the popular Spanish reality show “Gran Hermano VIP” (“Big Brother VIP”). MediorNet provides a redundant and decentralized signal routing and transport infrastructure for the on-location Gran Hermano VIP House near Madrid, moving video from more than 70 cameras and audio signals originating from four mixing consoles. As Spain’s celebrity version of the worldwide “Big Brother” franchise, “Gran Hermano VIP” launched its current season in January. Spanish broadcast equipment and solution provider Crosspoint S.A.L. worked with “Gran Hermano VIP” ...

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Axon Helps SABC Delivers High Definition Election Coverage

The South African Broadcast Corporation (SABC) has become the first broadcaster in Africa to integrate Axon Digital Design’s versatile Cerebrum control and monitoring software platform with Utah Scientific’s powerful router technology. The equipment has been installed in SABC’s new High Definition mobile Master Control Room (MCR), part of the broadcaster’s Johannesburg-based High Technology Operations Centre (HTOC). Built by local coachbuilder New Installation Company (NIC) with design support from Systems Integrator and Axon distributor Inala Broadcast, the mobile MCR controls between four and six Outside Broadcast trucks and receives 20 external feeds in from SABC’s news regions. It also monitors incoming ...

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Masstech to Launch Advanced Disaster Recovery Platform at 2017 NAB Show

Robust solution automates replication and playout of programs and ads, helping media companies minimize financial and audience impact of escalating continuity threats March 23, 2017 — TORONTO, Ontario: Masstech — the trusted provider of innovative workflow and media asset management solutions — will launch a powerful new disaster recovery (DR) solution for playout environments at the upcoming 2017 NAB Show. Designed to address the growing risks and consequences faced by today’s broadcasters and media organizations, Masstech‘s easy and cost-effective DR platform helps customers protect their revenues, minimize channel downtime and maximize long-term viewer retention if primary playout operations are disrupted. ...

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Killer Tracks Launches New Production Music Label – ICON with 16 New Album Releases

WORKS FROM AWARD-WINNING COMPOSERS FREDERIK WIEDMANN AND JOEL GOODMAN AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE LICENSING SANTA MONICA, Calif.— Killer Tracks, a premiere source for pre-cleared production music, today announces its new label ICON, featuring music for movie trailers, television promos, advertising, sports, games and other media. The initial release includes 16 albums created and produced by award-winning composers Frederik Wiedmann and Joel Goodman, founders of independent music producer ICON Trailer Music. The collection runs the gamut from rich, melodic orchestral scores—many recorded with live orchestras—to cutting edge electronica. Also included are a large selection of alternate mixes, bonus elements and trailer toolkits. ...

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CRAS Students Train in Remote Broadcast Trailer with Live FOX SPORTS Audio/Video Feed During NASCAR Event

(image) CRAS students mixing the NASCAR Camping World 500 inside the CRAS Mobile Broadcast Unit at Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) from March 17-19.   Avondale, Ariz., March 22, 2017 – The Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences (CRAS;, the premier institution for audio engineering education, is proud to announce that 33 of its students had the opportunity to practice mixing live audio and video feeds from FOX SPORTS in the school’s 42-ft. remote-production mobile broadcast unit during the NASCAR Camping World 500 event at The Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) from March 17-19. “Our students received the raw feed from ...

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Artel Video Systems Announces ATSC 3.0 Transition Solutions

WESTFORD, Mass. — March 22, 2017 — Artel Video Systems, a world-class provider of innovative, real-time, multimedia delivery solutions serving global markets, today introduced the ATSC 3.0 Transition Over Fiber and ATSC 3.0 Transition Over IP solutions to Artel’s InfinityLink broadcast media transport platform. Artel’s InfinityLink ATSC 3.0 Transition Solutions enable next-generation, over-the-air broadcast and content delivery for the new IP-based ATSC 3.0 standard while retaining legacy signal transport capabilities for ATSC 1.0. The InfinityLink ATSC 3.0 Transition Over Fiber and ATSC 3.0 Transition Over IP solutions include all necessary platform components and optical and/or electrical transceivers, ready for interconnection ...

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Game Creek Wins Big With IHSE’s KVM Systems During 2017 Pro Football Championship

CRANBURY, N.J. — March 22, 2017 — IHSE USA announced today that outside broadcast (OB) provider Game Creek Video relied on IHSE high-performance KVM gear in six of the OB trucks it sent to cover the 2017 professional football championship game and associated events in Houston. Game Creek Video was involved with on-site production for three major broadcasters. “Game Creek Video has put tremendous effort into revolutionizing how mobile production trucks handle large infrastructure workflow by making KVM a key part of the distribution process,” said Jason Taubman, vice president of design and new technology at Game Creek Video. “IHSE’s ...

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Miller Camera Support Equipment Hones the arrowFx 7 at CABSAT 2017

Newest arrowX Fluid Head on Display at Future Art Broadcast Trading L.T.D. Stand   DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, MARCH 22, 2017 — Miller Camera Support Equipment, a leader in the production of innovating camera support solutions, showcases its new arrowFX 7 Fluid Head at the Future Art Broadcast Trading L.T.D. stand (E1-20) at CABSAT 2017. Future Art Broadcast Trading L.T.D., Miller’s dealer in both Dubai and Iraq, supports the company’s complete range of products, including its newest addition to the arrowX line of fluid heads, the arrowFX 7. The arrowFX 7 Fluid Head provides the “right feel” with unwavering durability ...

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