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- 2013 NAB Show product preview, part 2
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NAB product update
In addition to the nearly 200 products we featured in our March issue, here’s an additional 300 products that will be on display at the 2013 NAB Show.
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Encoder/TS server bundle
VSI AVN443/PackeTV Mobile integration
VSI will demonstrate integration between its AVN443 IPTV encoder and PackeTV Mobile media streaming system to simplify IP video delivery; prior to video delivery, the encoder transforms content from SDI (SD/HD/3G) or HDMI (DVI-D with optional adapter cable) sources into full-screen, full-resolution, IP digital video in real time; after content is encoded, the PackeTV Mobile converts transport streams into HTTP Live Streaming (HLS).
Digital Rapids StreamZ Live 8000EX
Combines multiformat output versatility and quality with features for unique demands of broadcast, cable, telco and satellite television; features simultaneous H.264 or MPEG-2 encoding for broadcast applications and multiformat encoding for multiscreen streaming on platforms including mobile phones, tablets, PCs, IPTV and OTT services.
Media asset management system
Now includes specific features for cloud-based environments and service providers as well as multi-repository and multisite support; enhanced Web-based technology features unified UI for users to access content and workflow management from a single screen; supports multiple data models.
Multipurpose broadcast analyzer
Screen Service Broadcast SSBT Broadcast Analyzer
All around systems for measurement and monitoring; suitable for lab and field; available in three flavors; simultaneous monitoring of up to four signals; RF modules for DVB-T/DVB-H, DVB-T2 and DVB-S/DVB-S2 (including support for 16 and 32 APSK); support for DVB, T2-MI, ATSC and ISDB-T/ISDB-TB specific TS characteristics; IP interface for TS and T2-.
Partyline intercom system
Clear-Com HelixNet 1.1
New is a system linking capability, which extends digital partyline intercom communications over a network among a production’s field users, mobile trucks and studio headquarters cost-effectively and efficiently, without compromising audio quality; combines the simplicity of a traditional analog partyline intercom with the advanced network capabilities of a matrix intercom.
Screen Service Broadcast SDT ULTRA HE Series
Innovative circuit topology for transmitter grants system efficiency of up to 43 percent, with a typical value around 38 percent without decreasing performance in terms of modulation error rate and shoulders; low-loss design uses state-of-the-art components and three highly efficient power supplies; can be easily tuned on all UHF bands with simple operations on field.
Universal I/O video switcher/scaler
TV One C2-2355A
Provides high-quality bi-directional conversion between a variety of video formats; features include DVI/RGB/YPbPr up/down/crossconverter, PIP, key, mix, stereo switch and edge blending; inputs and outputs can be SD/HD-SDI, DVI, RGB, YUV, YPbPr, composite or S-Video (YC); incoming video parameters may be adjusted.
UHF super turnstile antenna
Radome-enclosed antenna can be either top- or side-mounted on a tower; ideal for broadband multichannel UHF applications; features minimum wind loading with wide broadband response; ideal for applications where either one channel is defined or multiple channels are combined.
MYERS Automation Integration
When incorporated within ProTrack TV broadcast management system, it establishes a direct link between traffic and third-party play-to-air automation; provides a streamlined workflow; eliminates redundancy across departments.
Shure FP wireless system
Flexible, intuitive components include portable receivers and XLR plug-on transmitters; built for needs ranging from reality television to event videography shoots and one-on-one interviews; incorporates Shure’s Audio Reference Companding for ultra-low noise, as well as Automatic Frequency Selection for locating and identifying open frequencies.
TC Electronic DB6
Able to handle everything regarding loudness in one process, including loudness metering at the input stage, up- and down-conversion at any stage, loudness processing, lip-sync delay, metering at the output stage and logging all relevant loudness statistics; takes 1RU of space; allows processing of up to three simultaneous SD/HD/3G streams.
Video transmission app for Android
Dejero LIVE+ Mobile
Bonds multiple wireless signals to deliver high-quality video from the street to the television or Web; aggregates both the Wi-Fi and cellular connections of the iPhone, iPad and now Android devices; provides higher-quality live video transmission with lower latency than a single connection would provide; now supports interruptible foldback (IFB).
Miniature SDI switcher
BHV Broadcast Callisto Micro
Three-input SDI mixer is a broadcast specification (SMPTE-259M) 270Mb video switcher designed to fit into the smallest spaces; can handle fully asynchronous (unlocked) SDI inputs environment; offers remote control and broadside bus switching, so the unit can double as a miniature reclocking matrix.
Rohde & Schwarz R&S UPP
Low cost-and high-functionality HDMI audio analyzer; supports users in various scenarios including R&D, quality control, consumer electronics and production; full HDMI 1.4a support; has built-in Dolby decoders to simplify HDMI audio analysis; formally approved by Dolby Labs as a compliance test analyzer.
IMT Nucomm Connect Live COFDM
SD/HD live-news system features a 5in, high-resolution, touch-LCD monitor designed to mount directly onto a range of small-format HD cameras; bonded 3G/4G links can be used to transport live HD video back to the station; in COFDM mode, unit coves entire BAS 2GHz band; unit is also available for the 5.8GHz non-licensed band; outfitted with a RJ45 Ethernet connector.
Booth: C6029, OE839
Broadcast management system
MYERS ProTrack TV
Interconnects traffic, scheduling, sales, engineering and IT departments; scalable suite serves as the unifying element within the broadcast operation; integrates seamlessly with existing infrastructure to optimize workflow and preserve existing investments; designed to close the gaps between systems and departments.
MPEG TS monitor
Volicon Observer Mobile
Designed to provide greater flexibility, unsurpassed portability and the added convenience of accessing live Observer streaming along with back-navigation of previously recorded content from both local and remote locations; can play, pause, search and create logged content on demand using smart devices; provides broadcasters with instant access to the final broadcast product.
Video editing system
Matrox MXO2 LE MAX
Provides broadcast-quality input, output and monitoring for leading editing apps from Adobe, Apple and Avid; turbocharges H.264 encoding for deliveries to the web, mobile devices and Blu-ray; is also a capture solution for streaming live events from wherever they are happening using Telestream Wirecast and other streaming applications, all in a portable breakout box.
Captioning HTTP interface
EEG CCPlay FilePro
Provides users with remote triggering of encoding jobs, batch manipulation and the ability to check on the status of pending jobs; SOAP-compatible interface allows for easy integration, with sample clients provided in C#, Python, Perl, Java and C; has ability to perform caption encoding into high-res HD files at rates of 10X real-time or more
Phabrix Dolby E bit-stream analyzer
Option adds significant Dolby E analysis features to the Sx range, and is available on the SxA, SxD and SxE instruments; intelligent metadata viewer comes with color coding for legal, illegal and irrelevant values; has eight-channel audio metering, along with guard band analysis; features unique closed loop testing when linked to a generator.