Megahertz builds first ever fully electric newsgathering vehicle

Megahert, ev-SAT, IBC2018
It will enter trial service with BBC News in London Megahertz Ltd is showing the world’s first all-electric newsgathering vehicle at IBC2018. The ev-SAT concept vehicle is built on a Nissan e-NV200 electric van, and immediately after IBC it will enter trial service with BBC News in London.   “We recognised that running diesel-powered broadcast ...

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Akamai Technologies shows new technology innovations at IBC

Akamai Technologies
Akamai Technologies shows new edge technology innovations designed to help television broadcasters and distributors deliver higher performing and more secure services at IBC 2018 on booth 1.D35.  Akamai is showcasing its commitment to helping broadcasters transition to OTT with edge services. New solutions previewed at the show include:   Easier ways to securely connect to ...

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Embrionix debuts emFUSION-6 UHD-IP Gateway at IBC 2018

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Miniaturized Gateway interconnects Multiple remotely located devices over IP, ideal for remote production     At IBC 2018, Stand 8B.37 Embrionix  debuts its miniaturized emFUSION-6(tm) UHD-IP standalone aggregate gateway designed to interconnect multiple remotely located devices over IP. Ideal for remote broadcast production scenarios, the emFUSION-6 is software defined, and easily repurposed to serve as an IP processor, ...

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FUJIFILM introduces the 4K UA70x8.7BESM field lens at IBC2018

Fujinon, Fujifilm, UA70x8.7BESM, Broadcast Magazine
The UA70x7.8BESM zoom is an economical 4K box solution for sports, house of worship, and other live productions The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM will introduce the 4K UA70x8.7BESM field lens during IBC2018, in addition to the two 46x lenses. The UA Series is designed for UHD broadcast applications and made to optimize 4K HDR performance ...

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Ross Video introduces XPression Version 8.5

Ross Video, Xpression, IBC2018
The XPression team at Ross Video announce that XPression Version 8.5 – the most advanced real-time motion graphics engine software Ross Video has ever released, will be shown at this year’s IBC show in Amsterdam. An evolution in XPression, Version 8.5 continues to deliver a product which is used in workflows from simple character generator ...

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Focal Point VR showcases VR video live-streaming ‘from anywhere’ at IBC2018

Focal Point VR
Focal Point VR will attend IBC in Amsterdam to show its professional broadcast quality virtual reality (VR) 360° live-streaming platform now capable of being deployed anywhere in the field.   Focal Point VR has developed an ultra-high quality & high resolution 360 and VR live streaming platform capable of delivering video streams up to 8K. ...

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BHV Broadcast introduces streamGear, a series of IP to SDI openGear cards

streamGear, BHV Broadcast, magazine broadcast
Demonstrations are being conducted on BHV Broadcast’s Stand 8.E94 at IBC BHV Broadcast has introduced streamGear, a series of IP to SDI openGear® cards, at IBC. The flexible platform features powerful quad core processing and superfast graphics capability to support broadcast, graphics or streaming applications by serving as a hardware engine or a standalone receiver. ...

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Forbidden will showcase Blackbird’s cloud experience on Microsoft’s IBC2018 stand

Forbidden, Blackbird, Microsoft Azure
Forbidden Technologies plc, the developer and seller of Blackbird, will be working with Microsoft at IBC2018 to showcase Blackbird’s workstation experience in the cloud. Blackbird is fully integrated with Microsoft Azure Media Services.   Production teams use Blackbird running on Azure Media Services to turn live video into edited and enriched stories. These are published ...

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Robycam Germany will premiere a new cable camera system at IBC2018

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Robycam Compact is designed for TV studios and small and medium-sized sports venues The recently founded Robycam Germany will premiere a new Robycam system at IBC show on the Broadcast Solutions stand Outdoor, O.E02. Named Robycam Compact the new system will be at the stand in full function flying over the visitors and showing augmented ...

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