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Facilis Technology to Unveil New Products at NAB 2019

HUDSON, MA (January 31st, 2019) – At NAB 2019, Facilis (Booth SL6321), a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks will debut significant new products further raising the price-performance bar for content creators and media organizations. The latest shipping version of the Facilis Shared Storage (7.2) will be on display alongside several ...

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Pakistan’s Dunya News Chooses Pebble Beach Systems To Upgrade Playout Operations

Pebble Beach Systems, a leading automation, content management and integrated channel specialist, today announced that Dunya News, one of Pakistan’s preeminent TV channels, has chosen Pebble Beach Systems to upgrade its state-of-the-art playout facility. Headquartered in Lahore, Pakistan, Dunya News provides news and current affairs programming in Urdu to audiences throughout Pakistan, the United Kingdom, the Middle East and the ...

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New CaptionMaker Subtitle Software Supports Over 100 Languages and Auto Transcription

Nevada City, California and Westwood, Massachusetts, January 31st, 2019 – Telestream, a leading provider of workflow automation, processing and quality monitoring and management solutions for the production and distribution of video, today announced the latest version of CaptionMaker, the company’s award-winning closed captioning and subtitling software. With support for over 100 languages, users can also auto-transcribe via the Telestream Timed Text ...

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TVN collaborates with TVU Networks for Enhanced Newsgathering Capability

TVU Networks, the global technology and innovation leader in live IP video solutions and TVN GROUP, one of Germany’s leading TV, Film and Outside Broadcast production company, today announce that they are working together to provide the German broadcast market with innovative, powerful and flexible IP video transport solutions. “Our customers are facing growing demand for more news content across ...

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New Videon EdgeCaster Edge Compute Encoder Enables Ultra-Low-Latency Live Streaming at Ultra-Low Cost

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Jan. 31, 2019 — Videon, a cutting-edge developer of 4K and HD streaming products that enable users to move media from any source to any screen, is addressing professional and prosumer demand for lower-cost, lower-latency live streaming with its new EdgeCaster edge compute encoder. Videon’s unique edge compute encoding technology bypasses a layer of cloud-based processing, ...

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Litepanels Expands Portable Power Capabilities of Gemini 2×1 Softlight With New Dual Battery Bracket, Floor Stand Kit, and Soft Carry Case

LOS ANGELES — Jan. 31, 2019 — Litepanels today introduced three new accessories for its award-winning Gemini 2×1 LED Soft panel: a dual battery bracket for either Gold Mount or V-Mount batteries, a floor stand kit, and a soft-sided carry case. “The broadcast and cinema industries’ most accurate and versatile softlight just got even more versatile with these new accessories,” ...

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National Theater of Japan Upgrades Its Comms With Riedel’s Bolero and Artist Intercom Systems

WUPPERTAL, Germany — Jan. 31, 2019 — Riedel Communications today announced that the National Theater of Japan in Tokyo is using the Bolero wireless and Artist wired intercom systems across its two performance halls — a 1,610-seat theater and a smaller 590-seat theater — to enable flexible communications with crystal-clear audio quality. Staff across the theater’s technical department relies on ...

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ChyronHego’s TRACAB and Click Effects PRIME Showcase First-Ever Player-Tracking Powered Stadium Adverts

STOCKHOLM — Jan. 31, 2019 — At separate football matches in Denmark and the Netherlands, ChyronHego has introduced a compelling solution by pairing the company’s TRACAB optical tracking system and Click Effects PRIME graphics authoring system. For both matches, ChyronHego worked with competition organizers, teams, and their sponsors to create a first-of-its-kind LED perimeter-board display at pitch level that graphically ...

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AVIWEST Announces 20 Percent Growth in 2018

SAINT-GRÉGOIRE, France — Jan. 31, 2019 — AVIWEST, a global provider of video contribution systems, announced today that the company saw a 20 percent acceleration in purchase order growth in 2018. In response, AVIWEST will be expanding across the United States, Europe, and India, with new engineering positions currently open in the company’s R&D, support and pre-sales, and sales departments. ...

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CALREC’S BRIO IS TOP OF THE CLASS AT SCETV

COLUMBIA, SC, JANUARY 31, 2019 — South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) is outfitting its brand-new 45-foot production truck with Calrec Audio’s Brio36, following the installation of a Brio12 in its new, small uplink truck. The Brio units are the heart of each truck’s audio processing system. The larger production truck is being outfitted by Diversified, a well-known, full-service systems and ...

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Interra Systems at BVE 2019 in London

As OTT video consumption continues to grow, service providers around the globe are looking for ways to differentiate themselves from the competition and boost subscriber satisfaction. What’s become clear: To succeed in the streaming environment, service providers must offer high-quality video and audio. As OTT video consumption continues to grow, service providers around the globe are looking for ways to ...

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WORK Microwave Introduces World’s First Commercial V-Band Frequency Converters

HOLZKIRCHEN, Germany — Jan. 30, 2019 — WORK Microwave, a worldwide leading manufacturer of advanced satellite communications equipment, today announced the availability of the industry’s first V-Band frequency converters as a qualified product. The converters are available in various dimensions of outdoor housings and cover the full ITU uplink bandwidth range from 47.20 to 51.40 GHz, providing a full 4 ...

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2019 Mobile World Congress Exhibitor Preview

It’s smarter. It’s safer. It’s VO.It’s smarter. It’s safer. It’s VO. More than 75 percent of worldwide video viewing is mobile, according to eMarketer research. As operators look to provide a personalized and secure TV experience for end users on every screen and boost monetization opportunities, they need ultra-efficient workflow solutions. At MWC 2019, Viaccess-Orca (VO) will showcase its end-to-end ...

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Argosy brings End-to-End Signal Distribution & Intelligent Networking to BVE 2019

  Infrastructure specialist demos range of smart, super-fast switches, plug and play fibre and intelligent power management   [LONG CRENDON UK, 31 January 2019] – Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast cables and infrastructure products, is demonstrating a full range of signal distribution and intelligent networking solutions at BVE (stand C60). Their aim is to help broadcasters create more ...

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Hitachi HDTV Cameras Elevate Production Quality and Overcome Lighting Challenges at Whitewater Community Television

Z-HD5000s deliver exceptional video quality and superior low-light sensitivity for PEG broadcaster Woodbury, NY, January 31, 2019 — When Richmond, Indiana-based public, education and government (PEG) access broadcaster Whitewater Community Television (WCTV) set out to improve the visual quality of their productions, they purchased three Z-HD5000 HDTV cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai) to achieve their goals. The ...

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FXhome Expands its Vast VFX Plugin Library with Launch of Ignite Pro V4.0

New Integrated Imerge Pro Plugins Extend Ignite Pro’s Massive VFX Plugin Library; Adds Andrew Kramer-Style Ray Traced Titling Effects, Distance Field Effects   FXhome (www.fxhome.com) announced today it is expanding its massive library of VFX plugins with the launch of Ignite Pro V4.0. Optimized for FXhome’s signature HitFilm editing and VFX software, and compatible across multiple content creation platforms, Ignite ...

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