Playbox Technology Multi-playout Manager
Fully assignable monitoring and control system with rights management for multiple AirBox playout channels from one or more Internet-connected PCs locally or from anywhere in the world via IP; allows multichannel playout centers to monitor and control all channels locally and assign full or restricted rights for any of the TV channels to one or more people to remotely monitor and/or control the TV channels from a remote PC, iPad, mobile phone, etc.
Media production and management system
Based on standard PC hardware and IT infrastructure; modular, open platform consists of a suite of tools, applications and open APIs that avoid proprietary systems; integrates fully with traditional production and post-production processes, including nonlinear editing systems.
Stand: 7.A30, 7.A41
Multiformat nonlinear editing software
Grass Valley EDIUS Pro 6.5
Offers a comprehensive 3-D workflow, complete with 3-D stereoscopic editing tools and 3-D support across its editing peripherals; EDIUS software and hardware supports all of the most common stereoscopic modes, including the side-by-side, top and bottom, and line-by-line display methods; incorporates 10-bit color correction, a Flash exporter, native image stabilization, a built-in loudness meter and closed-caption pass-through support.
Utah Scientific UTAH-100/UDS Universal Distribution System
Combines the flexibility of a multirate digital routing switcher with the economy of simple distribution amplifiers; modular system is based on I/O modules with 16 ports, interconnected by a crosspoint fabric that allows any input signal to feed any number of output ports.
3Gb/s HD/SDI video transceiver and distribution amplifier
Telecast Fiber Systems Terrapin TR-D6
Compact throwdown device features both a fiber-optic (ST) input and a copper (BNC) output, as well as a fiber-optic output (ST) and six copper (BNC) outputs; a single push-button operation allows users to easily switch between four modes, permitting the unit to act as an HD/SDI distribution amplifier with six BNC outputs and a fiber-optic output, a fiber-optic transceiver with six BNC outputs of the received signal or the local copper signal, or as an optical repeater with a six-output BNC tap.
Thomson Video Networks NetProcessor 9030/40
In addition to its capabilities for multiplexing, remultiplexing, scrambling, SFN adaptation and video processing, the unit includes a DVB-T2 MI reverse gateway; new DVB-T2 features enable the ingest of a DVB-T2 MI stream from an ASI or IP input and the de-encapsulation of up to 15 physical layer pipes per stream; the resulting multiplexes are then available within the NetProcessor for reprocessing operations, which may include regionalization, scrambling and remultiplexing.
Argosy MIL26, MIL41
For eight- and 12-channel audio cables; can be wired as a single input in parallel or as a straight-feed-through version; made using Neutrik XLRs; designed to withstand harsh OB environments where they are used for the breaking out from multichannel audio cables on to single mic cables.
Digital audio processor
Jünger Audio D*AP LM4
Four-channel digital audio processor features on-board AES/EBU digital I/O, along with optional 3G/HD/SD-SDI I/O or analog I/O; incorporates version 2 of the company’s LEVEL MAGIC adaptive loudness algorithm, which is compliant with all current broadcast audio loudness recommendations, including ITU 1770 (versions 1 and 2), ATSC A/85, ARIB TR-B32 and EBU R128.
MPEG transport stream logging and monitoring
Volicon Observer 7.0
Allows users to log MPEG transport streams continuously, as well as monitor A/V content, including BS.1770-2 loudness and other correlations of data and video; enhanced version accommodates an even broader array of inputs, including ASI, QAM, 8-VSB and DVB-T MPEG TS interfaces; provides improved system density for HD and SD programs.
Snell ICE Channel-in-a-Box v3.0
Now includes powerful integrated 3D and 2D graphics and CG functionality with timeline control and the ability to populate fields from Morpheus automation schedule events, as well as external data sources; complementing ICE’s HD and SD simulcast capabilities is the addition of a delay server that provides the ability to record the output of a channel for delayed playout services; offers variable-speed playout and audio processing.
Enables TV and news stations to easily integrate ENPS and OCTOPUS newsroom systems and run stories with professional video and real-time graphic templates for news, weather, stock, sports and other broadcast events; runs on Apple Macintosh computer systems.
Autocue video server range
New versions add solid-state storage; designed for OB trucks and mobile applications where space is at a premium; the two- and four-port solid-state drive servers run on single PSUs and include 800GB and 2TB of unprotected storage, respectively.
HbbTV test suite
Digital TV Labs Ligada iSuite
Mosart Medialab Newscast Automation 3.0
Includes a redesigned GUI; story elements can easily be assigned to buttons, making the GUI a shot box for touchscreens; story scripts from newsroom computer are shown directly in the Mosart GUI; now also includes interfaces with Harris Nexio and Grass Valley K2 video servers, Calrec and Stagetec audio mixers, Casper, Xpression and Pixelpower graphics, and Annova’s OpenMedia in addition to ENPS, iNEWS, Dalet News and NorCom.
Scalable playout and distribution
Scalable playout and origination systems allow broadcasters to adapt content to local markets anywhere in the world and simplify the overall content distribution process; MAM software and services help broadcasters and content creators manage and optimize workflows; new delivery platforms include OTT offerings, a commercial business-to-consumer product and MyGlobeTV.
Subscription-based enterprise file sharing
Signiant Media Shuttle
Designed to provide a powerful yet simple way to move large media files anywhere; gives any size workgroup or enterprise the convenience and ease of use of public cloud-based file-sharing services, but without file size limits or security risks associated with storing high-value assets in the cloud; Media Shuttle’s patent-pending technology can be configured in minutes; provides an easy-to-use, branded interface in the cloud while content stays within the secure control of the enterprise network; available in two subscription-based packages.
Production server integration
Primestream/Adobe Premiere Pro Integration
Using a newly developed panel, achieves an enhanced level of integration of Primestream’s FORK with both Adobe Premiere Pro and the new Adobe Creative Suite 6 Production Premium on Windows and Mac OS X; allows Premiere Pro users to search and browse the media asset database with speed; users can select clips, bins or timelines created in the FORK Editor, and simply drag those items into a Premiere Pro project; when an edited sequence is complete, users can send the project — ready for air — to FORK or into a newsroom system placeholder.
Digital audio console
Studer Vista 9
Features the company’s Vistonics TF touchscreen interface that shows 10 channel strips, with rotary encoders and switches mounted directly onto the screen; during a live production, a FaderGlow feature lights up select faders on the console, in one of eight assignable colors, to give operators a quick and easy way to find desired channel groups; channel meters are able to show mono, right through to 7.1-channel signals, in the upper section of the screen, while the lower portion can show bus assignment or, for surround channels, an image of the surround composite.