NAB Show reveals winners of 2024 Product of the Year Awards

The NAB Show unveiled the recipients of its esteemed 2024 Product of the Year Awards at a ceremony held at the Las Vegas Convention Center. These awards acknowledge and honor the most significant and promising new products showcased at the event.

A distinguished panel of industry experts selected the winners across 19 categories. To qualify, nominated products had to be from companies exhibiting at the 2024 NAB Show and available for delivery within the same calendar year.

Eric Trabb, Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Success Officer at NAB, remarked, “These winners epitomize the cutting-edge advancements and technologies shaping the future of content creation, distribution, and monetization. They are driving the industry forward, and we are thrilled to recognize them for their remarkable range of solutions that push the boundaries of what’s possible in our field. We eagerly anticipate how these innovations will empower storytellers and connect audiences in entirely new ways.”

Here are this year’s winners:

  • CREATE CATEGORY

*Audio Production, Processing and Networking*

– Melodie Music – Music Licensing Technology
– Super Hi-Fi – Voicetrack Fusion
– Clear-Com – Gen-IC® Virtual Intercom and SkyPort™
– Lawo – HOME mc² DSP
– Cobalt Digital – ARIA OG-AUD4-DANTE
– Jutel RadioMan – RadioMan® Clipper
– Solid State Logic – System T Cloud
– Pliant Technologies – CRP-C12 Compact Radio Pack
– Calrec Audio – Argo S (low-profile)

*Cameras*

– Blackmagic Design – URSA Cine 12K
– Grass Valley – LDX C150
– Fujifilm North America Corporation – X100VI
– Fujifilm North America Corporation – GFX100 II
– DJI – DJI Mavic 3 Pro
– DJI – DJI Osmo Pocket 3
– RED Digital Cinema – V-RAPTOR [X] and V-RAPTOR XL [X] digital cinema cameras
– Sony Electronics – BURANO digital cinema camera
– Kron Technologies Inc – Chronos 4K12 High-Speed Camera
– Marshall Electronics – CV612-TBI/TWI PTZ Camera
– Canon – Canon CJ27ex7.3B IASE T

*Camera Support, Control and Accessories*

– INOVATIV – Motorized Apollo Workstation
– Fujifilm North America Corporation – FUJINON Duvo™ HZK24-300mm Portable PL Mount Zoom Lens
– DJI – DJI Focus Pro
– ZEISS Cinema – ZEISS Cincraft Scenario
– SmallRig – SmallRig x Caleb Pike VB212 mini V-Mount Battery
– ZEISS Cinema – ZEISS Nano Prime Lenses
– Lexar – Lexar Professional PRO WORKFLOW
– Lexar – Lexar Professional PRO WORKFLOW GO
– SmallRig – SmallRig HawkLock Quick-Release Ecosystem
– SHAPE wlb – POWER STATION 15000 BASECAMP
– NEP Group – 5G MT-UHD Wireless Transmitter
– DigitalGlue – MC-1 B4 to RF Mount for RED DSMC3 Cameras
– Panasonic Connect North America – Media Production Suite
– Tilta Inc. – Tilta Khronos Ecosystem for iPhone
– KONDOR Blue – 4×5 Matte Box System

*Graphics, Editing, VFX and Switchers*

– Boris FX – Mocha Pro 2024
– Disguise Systems Limited – Chronos AR
– Zero Density – Reality5
– Blackmagic Design – Da Vinci Resolve 19

*Location/Studio Lighting*

– Aputure – Sidus Link Pro iOS App
– Aputure – Sidus One
– Aputure – INFINIMAT 8×8
– Aputure – INFINIMAT 20×20
– Elation Lighting Inc. – KL CYC
– Kelvin – Kelvin Play Pro
– NANLITE/NANLUX – PavoSlim 240C

*Radio*

– Broadcast Radio Ltd – Myriad Cloud Radio
– Broadcast Radio Ltd – Goal Driven AI Voice Links
– ip-studio powered by Telos Alliance – STUDIO ZERO
– Radio.Cloud – Voicetrack.ai
– Telos Alliance – Omnia Forza FM

*Remote Production*

– Cinedeck – Cloudflow Hub
– Cobalt Digital – PACIFIC ULL-DEC
– Comprimato – Twenty-One Encoder
– PTZOptics – PTZOptics Hive Studio
– Shure Incorporated – SLX-D Portable Digital Wireless Systems
– Source Elements – Source-Connect 4
– Streann – Streann Studio
– Studio Network Solutions (SNS) – MOD Powered By EVO
– TSL – GTP-V1 Virtual Control Processor
– VideoShip – BlackBelt
– Vizrt – TriCaster Vectar

 

  • CONNECT CATEGORY

*Cloud Computing and Storage*

– Amazon Web Services (AWS) – AWS Deadline Cloud
– Backblaze – Event Notifications
– Hammerspace – Hyperscale NAS
– Hewlett Packard Enterprise – ATSC 3.0 Broadcast Core Network
– LucidLink – LucidLink Storage Collaboration Platform
– OpenDrives – Atlas
– Quantum – ActiveScale Z200 All-Flash Object Storage
– SDVI Corporation – Rally Access Workstation
– Seagate Technology – Mozaic 3+™ hard drive platform
– Studio Network Solutions (SNS) – MOD Powered By EVO
– swXtch.io – cloudSwXtch Intelligent Media Network
– Techex – tx darwin
– Telestream – AI-Powered Vantage Cloud
– TVU Networks – TVU MediaHub

*Hardware Infrastructure*

– Appear – X Platform Hardware-Accelerated SRT
– Megapixel – HELIOS LED Processing Platform & 100G ST 2110 ingest module
– MultiDyne – MDoG Series
– Riedel Communications – MediorNet HorizoN

– Rohde & Schwarz – Rohde & Schwarz TE1 Transmitter
– Scorebird – Network Scoring Transmitter (NeST) 3.0
– Seagate Technology – Mozaic 3+™ hard drive platform
– ST Engineering iDirect – SKYflow
– Vu Technologies – Vu One – The All-In-One Production Solution

*IT Networking/Infrastructure and Security*

-FOR-A – RDS Conductor
-Frame.io with NAGRA – Frame.io featuring NAGRA NexGuard Forensic Watermarking
-GlobalM – On-Prem and Hybrid Video Networking
-IHSE USA – Draco JPEG-XS KVM
-NDI – NDI 6
-NEP Group – TFC Broadcast Control with Ephemeral Productions
-Resilio – Resilio Active Everywhere Platform
-VidOvation – Private 5G CBRS Networking Infrastructure Reliably Integrated with Mobile Video Encoders

*Monitoring and Measuring Tools*

Dielectric – OptiLoad RF Load Solution
Telescript International – Telescript 24″ IP 4k 12g SDI Display
MEDIAGENIX – MEDIAGENIX Ratings Artist
IMAX – StreamAware™
TAG Video Systems – TAG Language Detection
Triveni Digital – Station Manager
SmallHD – Quantum 32 – Quantum Dot OLED Reference Video Monitor
Evergent – AI-powered Subscriber Churn Management with Integrated Video QoE and Engagement Data
Witbe – Ad Monitoring and Matching Technology
Amazon Web Services (AWS) – Cloud-based broadcast operations, monitoring, and control
Zixi – Intelligent Data Platform (IDP): ZEN Master

 

  • CAPITALIZE CATEGORY

*AI/Machine Learning*

-Prime Focus Technologies – CLEAR® AI Clip: Gen AI powered content highlights
-Arwall – ARFX – XR/AI Filmmaking Suite
-Emergent Vision Technologies Inc – eCapture Pro Real-Time Volumetric Video
-Emergent Vision Technologies Inc – eCapture Pro FlexTrans and FlexProc
-ENCO – enCaption Sierra
-Futuri Media – SpotOn
-Mediaset and Fincons Group – ADVisor – leveraging Video AI to improve operational efficiency, content discovery, content monetization, and audience experience
-PIXTREE, Inc. – Ultra-fine quality live video encoder – A replacement solution for legacy video encoders
-Radio.Cloud – Voicetrack.ai
-Recordly AI – Recordly.AI
-Stringr – Stringr.ai
-ThinkAnalytics – ThinkFAST
-Veritone – Veritone Ask Veri

*Streaming*

-Super Hi-Fi – HLS+
-Velocix – Hybrid-cloud CDN
-Corsair for Business – Prompter
-Quickplay – Quickplay Curator Assistant
-IMAX – StreamSmart™
-Broadpeak – Click2
-VisualOn – VisualOn Optimizer
-Harmonic – VOS®360 Ad SaaS featuring New In-Stream Advertising with Split-Screen Ad Formats
-Teradek – Prism Mobile 5G
-NBCUniversal and Fincons Group – NBC – Telemundo NextGen TV Broadcast App
-Six Floor Solutions – U’SEE – Smart Play
-Synamedia – Synamedia MEG.mini
-JW Player – Broadcast Live SaaS (BCL SaaS)
-MwareTV – TV platform with integrated no Code App Builder
-Eluvio, Inc. – Eluvio Content Fabric and Application Suite – Casablanca Release

*Asset Management, Automation, and Playout*

-Ad Signal – Match
-MEDIAGENIX – MEDIAGENIX FAST Scheduling Artist
-Orban + Super Hi-Fi – Orban OPTIMOD 5950: Super Hi-Fi Edition
-Vubiquity – MetaVU
-Amagi Corporation – Amagi DYNAMIC
-BCNEXXT – Vipe
-Blackmagic Design – Blackmagic Media Player
-Strada – Strada
-Cinegy – Cinegy Capture
-Edgio – Uplynk

*Digital Signage and Display Systems*

-Neoti dvLED – UHD Pro XF+
-ROE Visual – Obsidian LED Panel
-SiliconCore – 1.2mm XR LED Display
-Sony Electronics – VERONA

Best Overall in Create

  • Sony Electronics – BURANO digital cinema camera

Best Overall in Connect

  • Seagate Technology – Mozaic 3+™ hard drive platform

Best Overall in Capitalize

  • IMAX – StreamSmart™

Best Overall in Top Tech

  • Sony Electronics – BURANO digital cinema camera

 

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