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IBC is a big event for everyone in the business of content creation, management, and delivery of electronic media and entertainment. Second only to NAB in visitor numbers, it attracts exhibitors and attendees from all over Europe and beyond.
Compact 1U IRD for professional audio contribution via satellite and IP; features versatile inputs for up to four different programs with analog or digital output, a full regional insert system, SIRC for in-band control via satellite and automatic weightbalancing of quality parameters and program source switching (satellite, IP-line, ASI, SD card) in case of failure; supports latest codecs; offers built-in monitoring of operational parameters.
TMD Mediaflex CI
Provides the ability to design workflows and use business analytics to derive valuable information; use of analytics means that the system itself can make intelligent decisions based on business rules developed by the organization, delivering huge productivity benefits; rules can be established that drive content through transcoding and transwrapping farms to automatically generate content that is quality-assured and with the right metadata in the right places.
Vimond Platform Monetization Engine
New features are user administered through the Vimond Control Center (VCC); Product Packaging feature makes it easy for publishers and service providers to bundle channels and package content into sellable products in one interface; Ad Cue Points feature includes markers on the timeline that serve as cues to the VCC media player on where to insert ads; these markers allow content publishers to choose where to insert advertisements into live and on-demand streams by simply clicking on the video timeline.
Sennheiser SKM 9000
Fully compatible with all microphone capsules from evolution wireless G3 and 2000 series; three new permanently polarized condenser capsules — ME 9002, ME 9004 and ME 9005 — feature a revolutionary shock-mount design that delivers ultra-low handling noise and maximum pop suppression.
3G production switcher
Ross Video Vision Octane 3G
New 1080p (3G) processing technology has been added to Vision Octane series of production switchers; built on the standard Octane production engine but with new state-of-the-art FPGA devices that allow 1080p production; accommodates 1080p50 or 1080p60 production but also adds dual 2D DVE resizers with combiner to every MLE key as well as two more DVE channels for transitions; makes it possible to create eight box shots on every MLE in the system and transition them dynamically; each MLE now has 8GB of storage for still and animated graphic playout.
Digital wireless audio network
Professional multichannel wireless network combines digital transmit and receive paths for superior sound quality, reliability, and easy installation and operation; based on the future-oriented DIWA (Digital Wireless Audio) technology within 5GHz frequency band.
Workflow automation and management
Primestream FORK 4.5 Production Suite
Manages the automation of the most complex broadcast workflows; upgrade introduces FORK Workflow Manager 1.0, a new FORK module that makes workflows visible and enables users to conceptualize and control their production workflows in an entirely new way; also features workflow integrations with the most popular craft editors, including Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro and Avid Media Composer.
Transport stream compliance system
Cobalt Digital SpotCheck
Designed to offer a no-guesswork solution for video and audio compliance; provides ATSC A85 and EBU R128 monitoring, metering and logging; new features include frozen frame and black frame monitoring, as well as silent audio detection.
Digigram AQILIM *SERV/FIT
Enables multiple HD/SD IP streaming resolutions and formats, H.264 codec encoding and MPEG-2 transcoding sessions from up to two SDI inputs; features integrated HLS, MPEG-TS and Flash streaming support to connect with key CDN providers; provides complete live multiscreen delivery system for WebTV, OTT and IPTV applications.
Alan Dick Broadcast UHF Broadband antenna
Available for both VPOL and CPOL polarization for UHF Bands IV and V;, designed as low to medium power systems, with a special focus on rooftop deployment; vertically or circularly polarized system enclosed by a full cylindrical radome for environmental protection and minimal urban visual impact; allows multiple UHF channels to be transmitted at the same time; rugged marine brass and aluminum construction guarantees long life; ideal for DVB-T2 [ISDB-T or ATSC digital TV application] channels.