SMPTE and Stanford Center for Image Systems Engineering to coproduce ‘Entertainment Technology in the Internet Age’ Conference

The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, today announced that it is working with the Stanford Center for Image Systems Engineering (SCIEN) to produce the two-day conference “Entertainment Technology in the Internet Age” (ETIA). Beginning June 18 …

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Primestream new products for the 2013 NAB Show

FORK™ 4.0 Production Suite At the 2013 NAB Show, Primestream® will be exhibiting FORK™ 4.0, the newest version of FORK Production Suite for managing and automating broadcast workflows. With new modules, features, technological improvements, and integration with third-party broadcast solutions such as Avid® Media Composer®, Adobe® Premiere Pro®, hardware such as Harmonic® MediaGrid, Quantum® archiving …

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Qatar Radio Shifts All Five Channels Onto NETIA’s Radio-Assist™ 8.1 Automation Software

NETIA announced that national broadcaster Qatar Radio has taken all five of its main channels live on the Radio-Assist™ 8.1 digital audio software suite. The NETIA software, which Qatar Radio also uses as a disaster recovery solution, replaces an existing radio automation product and gives the broadcaster a more extensive and unified solution that addresses …

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Minnetonka Audio Software introduces AudioTools™ FOCUS for loudness control

Minnetonka Audio Software, Inc. (MASI) announced the release of AudioTools™ FOCUS, a family of stand–alone software processors that give users in broadcast, film, television, radio, over–the–top (OTT), and mobile/handheld (M/H) producers turnkey control over the audio–specific aspects of their workflows. The first product in the family, AudioTools FOCUS for Loudness Control, is the industry’s first …

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Volicon showcases Enhanced Observer® 7.1 Logging and Monitoring System at 2013 NAB Show

“Observer 7.1 gives users an array of powerful tools that address current and future monitoring requirements while reducing costs and streamlining key operations enterprise-wide,” said Russell Wise, vice president of global sales at Volicon. Volicon will demonstrate the latest enhancements to the Observer Loudness module, which now provides a program loudness report (PLR) that reflects …

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Broadpeak improves efficiency of BkS400 servers with new 30 Gbps streaming capacity

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A leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) technologies and video-on-demand (VOD) servers for cable, IPTV, OTT, and hybrid TV operators worldwide, today announced that its high-performance BkS400 video cache servers have been optimized with a streaming capacity of up to 30 Gbps. Leveraging this massive new streaming capacity, operators can efficiently deliver video content …

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