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MultiDyne Strengthens OTT and IPTV Presence with New Compression Series at 2019 NAB Show

Market-leading fiber transport company launches range of encoders and decoders to support 4K/UHD compression in streaming media workflows Hauppauge, NY, March 26, 2019 — MultiDyne Fiber Optic Solutions will officially enter the compression market at the 2019 NAB Show with a specialized range of professional, broadcast-quality encoders and decoders for streaming mediaworkflows. To be unveiled at the MultiDyne booth (C5013), the new MD9200 range strengthens the company’s value proposition with OTT and IPTV service providers moving SD, HD and 4K/UHD content over public and private IP and fiber networks. The initial MD9200 series consists of encoders and decoders in stand-alone, ...

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Tim Walker Joins AJA Video Systems as Senior Product Manager

Grass Valley, CA (March 26, 2018)– Today AJA Video Systems announced that Tim Walker has joined AJA as Senior Product Manager for its FS family of frame synchronizers and converters, including the FS-HDR, as well as the HDR Image Analyzer. Walker joins the team from Grass Valley, where he served as senior product manager for its switcher line. With more than ten years of experience shepherding the development of broadcast equipment, he brings extensive industry knowledge and engineering expertise to AJA, which will help drive innovation of the FS product line forward. “I’m more than excited to join the expert team ...

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IABM-member PBT EU reveals Revenue-Boosting Solutions at NAB 2019 –

8 – 11 April,  Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, US – PBT EU’s vast range of customized Playout solutions with Subtitling platforms opens Localization opportunities for Broadcasters, Content Owners and Language Service Providers    IABM-member PBT EU’s Managing Partner and Sales Director, Alexander Stoyanov will be attending NAB again this year in Las Vegas. Apart from meeting with customers and partners at the show, plans to explore current needs, projects implementations, finding strategies to help professionals adapt to the industry’s arising challenges will be on the agenda, as well as keeping abreast of technological trends. After successive growth, ...

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Red Giant Shooter Suite Suite is 50% Off for 24-Hours Only

Get 50% off the Red Giant Shooter Suite; 30% off individual Shooter Suite tools, including PluralEyes 4 Portland, OR – March 26, 2019 – Red Giant just announced a 24-hour flash sale for Shooter Suite, a set of purpose-built applications that give cinematographers, videographers and filmmakers the ability to bring footage from set to post. Included within Shooter Suite is PluralEyes 4, the industry’s fastest, most accurate audio/video sync tool available. For the next 24 hours, from 10am PT (1pm ET) on Tuesday, March 26th to 10am PT (1pm ET) on Wednesday, March 27th, Shooter Suite will be 50% off ...

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Pliant® Technologies to Present Paper On Managing the Spectrum Crunch at NAB 2019

LAS VEGAS, MARCH 26, 2019 — Pliant Technologies will be presenting a paper titled Managing the Spectrum Crunch at a Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference (BEIT) session during NAB 2019 on Thursday, April 11 from 9:00 to 9:20 a.m. (PST) in room N258. The paper covers the current landscape of not only the traditional UHF spectrum but also alternative bands that may be used for production wireless equipment. The paper, written and presented by Pliant Technologies’ Vice President of Technology, Tom Turkington, discusses how the usable UHF spectrum for wireless production equipment is at a premium due to reallocation ...

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Sigma Attracts Content Creators with Expanded Cine Lens Collection and New L-Mount Lenses at NAB 2019

Sigma continues investment in both cinematic and video productions with new high-speed full-frame prime lenses and first look at anticipated L-mount Art lenses Las Vegas, NV – March 26, 2019 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, today announced its presence at the 2019 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show held in Las Vegas, NV from April 6-11, 2019. Attendees to the show are invited to visit Sigma in booth C10308 to learn about its product offerings for cinematographers, DPs and filmmakers of all levels and all genres. “NAB is where the ...

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Paywizard announces US debut of AI-driven subscriber intelligence platform at NAB Show 2019

Paywizard Singula™ offers pay-TV and OTT providers real-time identification of ‘next best action’ to take with customers  London, March, 25, 2019 – Paywizard, the pay-TV subscription, billing and customer relationship management (CRM) specialist, today announced the US debut of its new artificial intelligence (AI)-driven subscriber analytics platform,Paywizard Singula™ at NAB Show 2019 in Las Vegas. Built on the Microsoft Azure platform, Singula™ provides subscriber intelligence and next best actions that empower pay-TV operators and over-the-top (OTT) providers to take a more informed, data-driven approach to customer engagement. The platform leverages AI and machine learning to proactively build subscriber loyalty, grow ...

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Imagine Communications Demonstrates Proven Technology Advances Through Real-World Deployments at the 2019 NAB Show

Results-oriented presentations to reveal innovative, practical and proven solutions across playout, live production and advertising technology   DALLAS, March 26, 2019 – Visit Imagine Communications at the 2019 NAB Show (8 – 11 April, Las Vegas, booth SL1516) to experience problem-solving innovation through the real-world lens of its customers from around the globe. The focus is on proven solutions: High-calibre industry influencers will be on hand to discuss and demonstrate how they leveraged Imagine’s practical innovation and migration strategies to personalize the path and pace of their transition to next-generation architectures and business models. This approach enables media companies to ...

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Dejero Unveils Return Video and Teleprompting Solution for Remote Production Teams

Dejero CuePoint low-latency return feed server boosts talent cueing, production and confidence monitoring, and real-time teleprompting in the field   Dejero NAB Booth: C2025 Waterloo, Ontario, March 26, 2019 — Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is launching CuePoint, a new low-latency return feed server that keeps live broadcast production and remote teams synchronized, at the upcoming NAB 2019 show (April 8-11 2019, Las Vegas Convention Centre). The new rack-mounted return feed server sends low-latency video and audio, alongside teleprompting feeds, to live broadcast production teams in ...

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Marshall Electronics Showcases Latest Camera and Monitor Offerings at NAB 2019

LAS VEGAS, MARCH 26, 2019 – Marshall Electronics will showcase its latest broadcast offerings, including three cameras and two new monitors, at the 2019 NAB Show (Booth C6508). The Marshall CV420-CS, the Marshall CV380-CS and the new ultra-high-speed Marshall CV506-H12 cameras, along with the V-LCD173HR Production Monitor and V-R241-4K Master Confidence Monitor will be on display throughout the show. MARSHALL CAMERAS The latest camera offerings from Marshall include the compact true 4K60 Marshall CV420-CS, the compact true 4K30 Marshall CV380-CS and the new ultra-high-speed Marshall CV506-H12.   The CV420-CS is a true 4K60 solution suitable for use in live events, ...

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NAB 2019: TVU MediaMind Appliance Combines Time Code and AI-Based Facial and Speech Recognition for Immediate Search and Reuse of Video

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – March 26, 2019 – At NAB 2019 TVU Networks, the global technology and innovation leader in live IP solutions, will announce the new MediaMind Appliance, a metadata generation and search engine that speeds production performance and content reuse within an existing broadcast media supply chain. The system uses a combination of time-code and AI-based facial and speech recognition to generate metadata. And an open API lets users connect directly with MAM and NLE systems. TVU Networks will exhibit in booth #C1707 during the NAB Show in Las Vegas next month. “TV stations and news agencies have ...

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Indipro Tools Releases Porta-Pak Battery at NAB 2019

LAS VEGAS, MARCH 26, 2019 – Indipro Tools, manufacturers of premium power solutions for digital and professional video applications, will unveil its new Porta-Pak battery at NAB 2019 (Central Hall, Booth 11145). This versatile 98Wh battery is specifically tailored to integrate seamlessly with DSLR camera monitors, LED lighting and audio/video converters. With its small footprint (3x5x1.5-inches), the Porta-Pak 98Wh battery enables users to power up their camera and accessories conveniently using one compact power source. The battery incorporates a 2.5mm outputting connector at 12V, a 2.1mm outputting connector at 7.4V and a 5V USB to charge multiple devices at once. ...

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Switch Media Launches MediaHQ at NAB 2019

Switch Media, a world leader in online video technology, is launching its product suite, MediaHQ at NAB 2019, on booth SU10721. Having successfully delivered complex, multi-award-winning video solutions for over a decade, Switch Media has simplified the complexity of online video so that global broadcasters and content owners can deliver a seamless viewing experience within the fastest of turn arounds. MediaHQ uses a powerful workflow engine and houses a flexible suite of modular components that integrate seamlessly with existing systems, which are supported by the company’s expert in-house technical team to provide assistance 24/7. MediaHQ provides broadcasters flexibility based on ...

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Simplestream support for Dovetail enables UK operators to measure multiscreen reach and viewing

TUESDAY 26th March – LONDON – Simplestream, the leader in live, live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services, announced today that it has now integrated BARB’s new Dovetail audience measurement across its delivery platforms. This enables participating broadcasters and operators to more accurately measure reach across multiple devices to better understand their audience and potentially increase advertising, carriage and subscription revenues. “By supporting BARB’s Dovetail measurement solution, we can enable our customers to better measure full viewership and reach in the UK market, however and wherever content is viewed,” added Dan Finch, Chief Commercial Officer of Simplestream. “The combination of this data ...

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EditShare Announces Helmut FX Now Available through EditShare Global Resellers

  Back-office solution provides Adobe Premiere Pro CC projects and users management via EditShare Flow, amplifying post-production efficiencies Boston, MA – March 26, 2019 – EditShare a technology leader in intelligent shared storage and media management solutions, announced that Helmut FX, an Adobe Premiere Pro CC projects and users management back-office solution from broadcast workflow expert MoovIT, will now be available through EditShare’s worldwide reseller network. Initially developed for the 2014 World Cup for use by HBS, and later evolved for the ARD German Public News Broadcaster Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR), Helmut FX leverages the EditShare Flow API to integrate Adobe Premiere Pro project files and ...

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GB Labs IDA and Mosaic Automatic Asset Organizer announced as IABM BaM Awards® NAB 2019 Finalists

NAB 2019, 8-11 April, Booth SL5324: GB Labs today announced that its InFlight-Data Acceleration (IDA) technology and Mosaic automatic asset organizer have been shortlisted as finalists in the IABM BaM Awards® 2019. IDA has been nominated in the “Store” category due to its unique ability to simultaneously read/write, which eliminates the multiple frustrations typically experienced when unexpected loads are placed on traditional storage systems. IDA not only simultaneously reads/writes, it does so in a way that is as sympathetic as possible to the media it is being read from or stored to, vastly smoothing and accelerating the process. “Standard media storage ...

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Cerberus Livelink Shortlisted for IABM BaM Awards® 2019

NAB 2019, 8-11 April, Booth SL5624:  IP managed services provider Cerberus Tech today announced that its managed Livelink platform has been shortlisted in the “Connect” category for the IABM BaM Awards® 2019. Livelink is a fully managed, globally distributed platform that utilises a series of automatically connected edge devices to enable companies to deliver, or monitor, live productions in progress without traditional broadcast infrastructure. All that is required is an internet connection of sufficient size to carry the video. There are already more than 150 Livelink devices around the world in daily use by a wide range of outside broadcast, ...

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Cinegy launches Cinegize at NAB 2019

NAB 2019, 6-11 April, Booth SL8716:  Cinegy, the global leader for broadcast playout software in the cloud, will launch ‘Cinegize’, which uses Cinegy‘s acclaimed Daniel2 GPU encoding technology to provide extremely low latency KVM-Over-IP. Cinegy CTO Jan Weigner said, “Although 4K, HDR and NDI might be the buzzwords of the moment, the move to 8K signifies massive scalability and efficiency for everyone because any machine that can handle 8K can also handle 16 channels of HD.” A particularly attractive application for Cinegize is eSport, which has been receiving increasing attention from the broadcast industry in recent years. Many video sources ...

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