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Ericsson wins 2014 NAB Innovation Award

Ericsson has been awarded one of the television industry’s highest honours, the NAB Technology Innovation Award, for its pioneering work in Ultra High Definition TV (UHDTV) 4K. The award was formally presented to the company at a gala ceremony on April 9, 2014, in the Paradise North Ballroom, Las Vegas Hotel by NAB President and […]

April 10, 2014

Vubiquity chooses Nativ’s MioEverywhere

Nativ, the media logistics platform (MLP) provider, has announced that Vubiquity, the largest global provider of multiplatform video services, has chosen Nativ’s MioEverywhere software to manage assets and workflows within its AnyVU Cloud video services platform. Vubiquity’s AnyVU Cloud platform offers a broad set of modular services that include access to a deep library of […]

April 9, 2014

Frequency launches Frequency Sync direct integration service

Frequency has announced the general availability of Frequency Sync, its direct integration service for video publishers. Sync lets content owners easily publish, manage, and monetise their video across Frequency’s entire family of video applications. “We are very excited to follow up last week’s successful launch of Frequency on the Amazon Fire TV with this announcement […]

April 9, 2014

Mike Lynch to deliver RTS and IET joint public lecture

Dr. Mike Lynch will deliver the first Royal Television Society (RTS) and Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) joint public lecture on 13 May 2014 at The Royal Society. The lecture will be chaired by Tim Davie, CEO of BBC Worldwide and Director, Global. Entitled ‘Prediction is very difficult, particularly about the future’, Dr. Mike […]

April 9, 2014

Telecable / Grupo Hevi launches OTT multiscreen service with Broadpeak

Broadpeak, a provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies and live and VoD servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, and hybrid TV operators worldwide, today announced that Telecable, one of the major cable and media network companies in Mexico, has selected Broadpeak solutions to power its new OTT multiscreen service. Utilizing Broadpeak’s CDN manager, streaming server, and […]

April 8, 2014

Ericsson simplifies stream processing with powerful new high density platform

As the new age of TV Anywhere is ushered in through a combination of mass connectivity and an explosion in the number of smart devices, the result is a huge upsurge in video consumption. TV service providers are increasingly facing unprecedented levels of complexity as they strive to process more video streams than ever before. […]

April 8, 2014

Public debut of the New Grass Valley at NAB 2014

NAB 2014 sees the launch of a new player in the broadcast technology industry, created by the merger of two of the market’s most respected and dynamic firms – Grass Valley and Miranda. The new Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, is the latest addition to the Belden Inc. portfolio of best-in-class communications technology brands, and […]

April 8, 2014

Cisco announces Videoscape Virtualized video processing

Cisco has announced plans to virtualise and cloud-enable the video processing elements of its industry leading Videoscape TV service delivery platform, taking another step in the Evolved Services Platform strategy unveiled earlier this year. In addition, the company announced enhancements to the Videoscape AnyRes encoding solution to support full-frame rate 4K/Ultra High Definition (UltraHD) content […]

April 8, 2014

Calibre UK’s FoveaHD MEMC standards converter scores at World Cup

Image processing specialists, Calibre UK announces that a massive installation of its FoveaHD motion estimated and motion compensated standards converter will beused for frame rate conversion of live footage for transmission to viewers in countries with 50Hz television standards throughout the highly anticipated World Cup Brazil matches during Summer 2014. “Brazil uses 59.94Hz TV standards […]

April 8, 2014