“Video Systems in an IT Environment, The Essentials of Professional Networked Media” written by industry veteran Al Kovalic, provides first-hand perspective as proprietary broadcast solutions transition to standard IT -based systems.
This book references the technology and tools required to understand IT and video integration. It covers networking, storage file and metadata formats, software platforms, security, workflow management and provides real-world case studies.
Kovalick is the CTO of the Broadcast and Professional Division, Pinnacle Systems and has worked in the field of hybrid AV/IT systems for 12 years.
The book is available at: http://books.elsevier.com.