Annual 4K 4Charity Run at NAB Show Goes Virtual

Registration now open and donations can be made until June 1 for event that aims to provide much-needed aid to those most impacted by COVID-19 and help increase diversity and inclusion in the technology industry Portland, Oregon – April 24, 2020 – Organizers of the 4K 4Charity Fun Run series announced today that the running and […]

New Bittree SMPTE Camera Hybrid Patchbay Offers Industry-Leading 12 Camera Support in 1RU

Compact unit supports up to 8K resolution; expanded beam technology on optical connector eliminates maintenance requirements Glendale, CA – February 24, 2020 – Bittree, a leading manufacturer of high-quality audio and video patchbays and patch panels, today announced the immediate availability of its new SMPTE Camera Hybrid Patchbay. Featuring a newly designed SMPTE-style connector, the space-efficient unit is […]

Facilis Shows Next Gen HUB Shared Storage System at NAB NY

HUDSON, MA (October 10th, 2019) – At NAB Show NY (Booth N136), Facilis, a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks today announced that it will be showcasing its newly shipping HUB Shared Storage System, along with previews of version 8.0 of the Facilis Shared File system. […]

Personalities & Profiles: Dan Rayburn

Dan Rayburn Broadcast Beat’s “2019 NAB Show New York Profiles” are a series of interviews with prominent professionals in the production industry who will be participating at NAB Show New York (Oct. 16-17, 2019). _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Dan Rayburn is generally considered to be the broadcasting industry’s foremost expert on streaming media and on-line video. I recently […]

4K 4Charity Fun Run Ramps Up for IBC 2019

Record number of sponsors show their support with more than $66,500 pledged to date in support of increased diversity and inclusion Portland, Oregon – September 6, 2019 – The 4K 4Charity Fun Run at IBC 2019 is returning to IBC on Saturday, September 14 at Amstelpark, Amsterdam. Now in its sixth year, the run is […]

Z-HD5500 Cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Enable ‘Stunning’ IMAG and Streaming Quality for Calgary’s First Alliance Church

New HDTV cameras cost-effectively overcome video acquisition challenges of LED-lit environment while providing exceptional operational versatility Woodbury, NY, August 2, 2019 — 80-year-old First Alliance Church (FAC) in Calgary, Alberta produces two distinct live video feeds of their services, each optimized for a particular purpose – image magnification (IMAG) to enrich the worship experience for […]

Facilis Wins 2019 NAB Show Product of the Year Award

HUDSON, MA (April 18th, 2019) – Facilis, a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks, announced today that its Facilis HUB Shared Storage line was a winner in the 2019 NAB Show Product of the Year Awards. The award recognizes the most significant and promising new products […]

Platinum Tools® Announces Reps of the Year During 2019 NAB Show

image caption: (left – right) Blake Tally (Platinum Tools eastern regional sales manager); Bruce Smith (Saratoga Sales); Lee Sachs (Platinum Tools president and general manager) Platinum Tools recently announced its Reps of the Year at its annual sales meeting in Las Vegas, Nev. with the “Warner Trophy”, named after the late Jerry Warner, being awarded […]

CCNP and MediaKind expand partnership to enable HD Digital Terrestrial Distribution to over 30 million viewers across Colombia

April 10, 2019 CCNP and MediaKind expand partnership to enable HD Digital Terrestrial Distribution to over 30 million viewers across Colombia CCNP (Consorcio Canales Nacionales Privados) and MediaKind, through local Business Partner Balum S.A. announce an agreement to provide digital terrestrial distribution of the main Colombian private channels to over 30 million viewers across Colombia […]

MediaKind expands alliance with Inspur Digital Media to deliver immersive multiscreen viewing to consumers in APAC

MediaKind expands alliance with Inspur Digital Media to deliver immersive multiscreen viewing to consumers in APAC Alliance enables MediaKind to leverage Inspur‘s industry-proven server, smart media devices (or consumer premises equipment) and software technology capabilities to deliver end-to-end solutions to service providers and operators in APAC Allows current Mediaroom customers to get more from their […]

Oi and MediaKind expand partnership to enable immersive entertainment experiences for Oi consumers across Brazil

Oi and MediaKind expand partnership to enable immersive entertainment experiences for Oi consumers across Brazil Oi and MediaKind announce an agreement to bring advanced entertainment experiences for consumers across Brazil Scope of project covers MediaKind’s solution consisting of Mediaroom IPTV platform, Video Storage and Processing and Live Encoding to Oi Play and associated Professional Services. […]

MediaKind wins NAB Technology Innovation Award for enabling world’s first multi-channel 6K tiled 360-degree live stream

MediaKind wins NAB Technology Innovation Award for enabling world’s first multi-channel 6K tiled 360-degree live stream MediaKind managed, coordinated and processed world’s first multi-channel 6K tiled 360-degree live stream during basketball match in Germany in December 2018 Innovative and efficient use of state-of-the-art public cloud deployment for live 360-degree video processing enabled event based delivery […]

MediaKind enters cloud partnership with Google Cloud to enhance delivery of highly personalized media user experiences

April 8, 2019 MediaKind enters cloud partnership with Google Cloud to enhance delivery of highly personalized media user experiences New partnership enables all MediaKind customers to access its portfolio of solutions and services, pre-integrated into Google Cloud Opens up wide range of new offerings through Google’s extensive ecosystem of solutions, including advertising assets, Artificial Intelligence […]