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NEWS B ROADCAST A SIA Masstech and PlayBox P Broadpeak A t CommunicAsia2014, Broadpeak will showcase a compre- hensive lineup of content delivery network (CDN) and video server technologies that address operators’ most critical needs: the ability to deliver video over cable, IPTV, OTT, and mobile net- works in the most cost-effective manner possible while ensuring the highest possible quality of experience (QoE) for end users. www.broadpeak.tv Miller Camera Support Equipment Watch on tv-bay channel layBox has joined the Masstech family and come together at Broadcast Asia for the first Asian demonstration of the world’s leading integrated playout system for broadcasters. Boasting more than 14,000 channels on-air around the world, AirBox PRO and MassStore converge to enable the world’s leading integrat- ed playout system for all broadcasters. With the highest quality content presentation, our intelligent tiered architecture bridges Production, News, Library, Archive, Transmission and new Media workfl ows. Demonstrations will include CaptureBox PRO multi-channel ingest server, the latest version of AirBox PRO playout and streaming automation, MassStore for News NRCS plugin and MassStore v8.0 streamlined asset management and digital archiving which was introduced in prototype at NAB. www.playbox.tv M iller Camera Support Equipment, a leader in the produc- tion of innovating camera support solutions, will introduce its new Cineline 70 Fluid Head, as well as its Air Tripod System range, which includes the Air Alloy System (3001) and Air Carbon Fibre System (3005), to the Asian market for the first time at Broadcast Asia. Miller’s advanced camera support technology is purpose-built for cinematographers and photographers who desire a new dimension in professional camera support. The original idea to create the Cineline 70 Fluid Head actually stemmed from the Asian market, as Asia produces more feature fi lms than the United States and the demand for top-notch cam- era support technology in the region is high. www.millertripods.com Grass Valley G rass Valley will exhibit its comprehensive range of innovative live production, news production and playout technologies at BroadcastAsia “BroadcastAsia 2014 is especially exciting for Grass Valley this year as it’s our fi rst as part of the Belden family”, said Stephen Wong, Grass Valleys vice president, APAC. “Visitors to our stand will see that our solutions portfolio provides them unparalleled benefi ts from production through delivery allowing them to tell better stories, to a wider audience, across many platforms while optimizing their operations using new techniques, such as cloud technology and IP connectivity”. www.grassvalley.com 28 | TV-BAY MAGAZINE: ISSUE 90 JUNE 2014 Cobham C obham, the RF specialist company, will fea- ture its new receiver platform, the PRORXD, which includes 1080p60 4:2:2 10-bit decoding capabilities. Two confi gurations,1RU or 2RU, are each capa- ble of decoding separate HD signals, including MPEG2 HD if required, effectively making them dual receivers. The PRORXD’s decoding algo- rithm has been specially engineered by Cob- ham to ensure full compatibility with all leading encoders. At BroadcastAsia Cobham will also feature Nano HDTX, an ultra-miniature digital video transmitter designed specifi cally for POV and body-worn applications. At its core is Cobhams COFDM and H.264 encoding technology, which enables the transmitter to retain excellent image quality over a wireless link. Importantly, the transmitter supports composite, SDI, HD-SDI and HDMI video input formats. www.cobham.com