Well folks, the ballots are in, and the judges have scrutinized all the submitted products for the coveted 2015 Broadcast Beat Awards. The “Broadcast Beat Awards” are given to manufacturers at the 2015 NAB Show. Some of the judging criteria included Originality, improvement on existing technology, its inventive qualities, whether the technology was ground-breaking and advancement. See the magazine: magazine.broadcastbeat.com
There are three (3) “Products of the Year” one each in each of the main Broadcast Beat Categories of “Content Management,” “Content Delivery,” and “Content Creation.” In all other categories (Originality, Innovation, Creativity and Editor’s Choice), there are three winners each.
Each winner was selected from hundreds of submitted products.
PRODUCT: Harmonic’s ProView™ 7100
WINNER: Originality, Content Creation
Harmonic‘s ProView™ 7100 is the industry’s first single-rack-unit, scalable, multiformat integrated receiver-decoder (IRD), transcoder and MPEG stream processor. Leveraging Harmonic expertise in Intelligent Function Integration™, the ProView 7100 adds broadcast-quality SD/HD MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 AVC 4:2:0/4:2:2 10-bit decoding and video transcoding to the feature-rich Pro View IRD platform, allowing content providers, broadcasters, cable MSOs and telcos to easily and cost-effectively streamline their workflows and decrease operating costs. For applications in which preserving pristine video quality is paramount, the ProView 7100 supports HEVC 4:2:2 10-bit decoding of resolutions up to 1080p60.
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See Harmonic at booth SU1210