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Imagine Communications Updates Core Truck Technology for NEP Belgium Posted: 06/11/2019
Imagine Communications Updates Core Truck Technology for NEP Belgium

Imagine Communications has delivered core technology for a major refresh of an outside broadcast truck for NEP Belgium. As well as providing state-of-the-art and future-proofed solutions, a key part of the challenge was the very tight timescale allocated to complete the refurbishment. Imagine Communications was able to deliver on the tough timetable with the support of its Belgian dealer and partner, VP Media Solutions.

“Our Unit 14 still had many kilometres in it, but with a technology platform that was life-expired,” said Geert Thoelen, transitions manager at NEP Belgium. “We wanted a solution that would fit into the existing space, would give us all the functionality we need today, and be ready for the future, including increasing use of IP connectivity. And we could really only take the truck off the road for little more than a month earlier this year, so our partner had to be capable of moving swiftly to install and commission.”

Imagine Communications was able to comfortably meet the requirements. The new infrastructure is built around the Platinum™ IP3 router. In a single 15RU chassis, this router provides very high-density switching of today’s SDI-HD signals. It is also capable of seamlessly integrating uncompressed video over IP, so is ready to form the basis of a migration to IP connectivity — for example, to introduce Ultra HD signals. In Unit 14, the Platinum IP3 router is also fitted with the Platinum SX Pro multiviewer cards, adding functionality while reducing rack occupancy and power consumption.

Imagine’s Magellan™ SDN Orchestrator provides overall system control in the truck. It is specifically designed to provide unified operational interfaces in a hybrid environment, easing the transition between traditional, SDI-connected technology and software-defined, IP-connected architectures.

Tags: Imagine Communications | NEP Belgium | OB truck | outside broadcast | truck refurbishment | core technology | state-of-the-art | future-proof | VP Media Solutions | Unit 14 | Geert Thoelen | IP connectivity | Mathias Eckert | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
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New Black Box Channel Partners C.N. Rood and VP Media Solutions Will Support the Benelux Broadcast Business Posted: 22/10/2019
New Black Box Channel Partners C.N. Rood and VP Media Solutions Will Support the Benelux Broadcast Business

Black Box, an industry-leading provider of IT connectivity solutions, today announced that C.N. Rood and VP Media Solutions have joined its channel partner program. VP Media Solutions (Belgium and Luxembourg) and C.N. Rood (Benelux region) will offer their broadcast customers the complete Black Box high-performance KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) solution portfolio, including the award-winning Emerald™ Unified KVM extension and matrix switching platform, which allows users to access both physical and virtual machines.

"We are delighted to be partnering with two well-known and highly respected suppliers to the Benelux broadcast industry," commented Bertrand Favier, Benelux sales director for Black Box. "By working with C.N. Rood and VP Media Solutions, we gain a larger platform that augments the already established position of Black Box in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. Working more closely with Black Box, they gain even greater technical and support resources in delivering solutions to customers in this region."

Tags: Black Box | C.N. Rood | VP Media Solutions | IT connectivity | Emerald Unified KVM | Benelux Broadcast
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CUESCRIPT TO DEBUT SMPTE 2110 IP CONNECTIVITY MONITOR AT IBC2019 Posted: 04/09/2019
CUESCRIPT TO DEBUT SMPTE 2110 IP CONNECTIVITY MONITOR AT IBC2019

CueScript, the leading developer of professional prompting solutions, will bring the industry’s first patent-pending SMPTE 2110-enabled prompting monitor, the CSMV2, to Europe for the first time at IBC2019 on Stand 12.F41.

Tags: CueScript | CueiT | iOS | broadcast | SMPTE 2110 | IP Connectivity | HD | SDI | CueTALK | Bubble Agency | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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Densitron introduces two new WUXGA HDMI monitors Posted: 28/08/2019
Densitron introduces two new WUXGA HDMI monitors
Densitron, the global leader in innovative Human Machine Interaction (HMI) and display technology today introduced 7” and 10.1” WUXGA display monitors for broadcast, control and monitoring, test and measurement, and industrial applications.
Tags: Densitron | Display Technology | Display Solutions | WUXGA Display Monitors | Test and Measurement | HMI | HDMI | HDMI connectivity | In-plane Switching | IBC 2019 | IBC Show | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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The Philippines Cignal TV Expands Playout Capabilities with Imagine Communications Posted: 22/08/2019
The Philippines Cignal TV Expands Playout Capabilities with Imagine Communications
Cignal TV, the leading satellite broadcaster in the Philippines, has expanded its playout capacity using the fully integrated Versio™ modular playout solution from Imagine Communications. Cignal TV broadcasts premium content on both television and radio to more than two million subscribers across the country. To meet the expectations of its audience, Cignal TV continually adds high-quality content and channels. The new playout system gives the broadcaster increased scalability and speed to market with a future-proofed, software-based solution.
Tags: Imagine Communications | Cignal TV | Philippines | playout | resilience | functionality | IP connectivity | Versio | scalability | Benedict V Galang | Composite Technology Inc. | Platinum VX router | Nexio Motion | Mathias Eckert | MKM Marketing Communications
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Gravity Media further expands in Australia with Chief Entertainment acquisition Posted: 19/08/2019
Gravity Media further expands in Australia with Chief Entertainment acquisition

Gravity Media, the leading global provider of complex live broadcast facilities and production services, has agreed to acquire Chief Entertainment Pty Limited, a leading Sydney, Australia-based provider of live studio and production services, from Telstra Corporation Limited, Australia’s leading telecommunications and technology company. Gravity Media currently operates in Australia under the Gearhouse Broadcast, HyperActive Broadcast and Input Media brands and this acquisition will complement the existing Input Media production centres in the UK as well as its Melbourne production and Sydney post-production facilities. The transaction has not yet completed and is expected to complete by the end of August, subject to certain conditions being satisfied.

Tags: Gravity Media | Chief Entertainment | acquisition | studio | post-production | broadcast | live | production | Sydney | Australia | telecommunications | technology | August | television | digital | TV | networks | entertainment | connectivity | content
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Argosy Underlines Single Trusted Source Status at IBC2019 Posted: 29/07/2019
Argosy Underlines Single Trusted Source Status at IBC2019
Argosy, a leading international supplier of broadcast and AV cables and infrastructure products, is addressing the real issues of engineers and systems architects at IBC2019 (13 – 17 September, Amsterdam, stand 10.C51). In a time of rapid change and development, where more content is being created than ever before, Argosy is a one-stop source of all the underlying infrastructure which the new media landscape demands.
Tags: Argosy | IBC 2019 | IBC2019 | Single Trusted Surce | stability | broadcast cables | AV cables | broadcast infrastructure | Chris Smeeton | IP connectivity | solutions | understanding challenges | active hardware | clean room technology | cables | switches | MKM Marcomms | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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Dejero Brings Latest 5G-Ready Solutions and SMPTE ST 2110 Support to IBC 2019 Posted: 17/07/2019
Dejero Brings Latest 5G-Ready Solutions and  SMPTE ST 2110 Support to IBC 2019
Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide Emmy® award winning video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is showcasing its latest 5G-ready solutions, SMPTE 2110 support, return video solutions, CellSat blended connectivity, IronRoute for media content distribution solution, and GateWay connectivity at the upcoming IBC 2019 show (September 13-17, 2019, RAI Amsterdam), stand 11.C15.
Tags: Dejero | IBC 2019 | 5G-Ready | SMPTE 2110 | EnGo | mobile transmitter | WayPoint 204 | blended connectivity | cloud-based | CellSat | IronRoute | GateWay | IBC Innovation Awards | CuePoint | content distribution | MKM Marketing Communications | MKM Marcomms | IBC 2019 | IBC 2019
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SmallHD Intro First 13in and 17in Monitors with Integrated Teradek Receivers Posted: 03/06/2019
SmallHD Intro and rsquo;s First 13 and rdquo; and 17 and rdquo; Monitors with Integrated Teradek Receivers

After garnering outstanding industry acceptance of their 5-inch and 7-inch on-camera monitors with built-in Teradek receivers, SmallHD adds 13-inch and 17-inch monitors to their wireless connectivity lineup. The 1303 HDR BOLT Sidekick and 1703 P3X BOLT Sidekick provide reception of Full HD video from Teradek 500, 1000, or 3000 Bolt transmitters at distances up to 500 feet line-of-sight.

Tags: cinegear | cinegearexpo | smallhd | monitor | vectorscope | mount | mounting | ac | powering | battery packs | wireless | bolt | rugged | sidekick | connectivity | HDR | teradek | wireless | adapter | rapidrail | system
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Riedels New Artist-1024 Node Redefines Communications Connectivity With Higher Port Density and Native IP Support Posted: 09/04/2019
Riedels New Artist-1024 Node Redefines Communications Connectivity With Higher Port Density and Native IP Support
At the 2019 NAB Show, Riedel Communications will unveil the new Artist-1024 node, a powerful expansion to the Artist intercom ecosystem. In what could easily be described as "the next piece of the puzzle," this communications node will provide the features and advanced capabilities that clients have asked for. With higher port densities and full SMPTE 2110-30/31 (AES67) compliance, Artist-1024 is the next evolutionary step in the continuous development of the Artist intercom ecosystem.
Tags: Riedel | Artist-1024 | Communications Connectivity | Port density | native IP support | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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Dejero Launches IronRoute Blended Connectivity and Cloud-based Content Distribution Solution for Media in Partnership with Intelsat Posted: 04/04/2019
Dejero Launches IronRoute Blended Connectivity and Cloud-based Content Distribution Solution for Media in Partnership with Intelsat
Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide Emmy® award winning video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is unveiling the IronRoute blended connectivity and cloud-based content distribution solution for media at the upcoming NAB Show 2019 (April 8-11, 2019, Las Vegas Convention Center).
Tags: Dejero | Intelsat | IronRoute | NAB | NAB2019 | blended connectivity | cloud-based content | link diversity | service quality | centralized management | scalability | cost-effective | robust | Todd Schneider | Bill O\'Hara | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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Dejero to showcase latest field contribution, content distribution, and connectivity solutions at NAB Posted: 13/02/2019
Dejero to showcase latest field contribution, content distribution, and connectivity solutions at NAB

Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide Emmy® award winning video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is showcasing its latest solutions at the upcoming NAB 2019 show (April 8-11, 2019, Las Vegas Convention Centre) at booth C2025. Their showcase will include the latest, most powerful EnGo to date, support for SMPTE 2110, and enhancements to contribution, distribution, and connectivity solutions.

Tags: Dejero | EnGo mobile transmitter | CellSat | GateWay | NAB19 | cloud-managed solutions | Emmy award winning | SMPTE 2110 | First-mile/last-mile connectivity | cloud management | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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Dejero Wins Prestigious Emmy Award for Technology and Engineering Posted: 16/11/2018
Dejero Wins Prestigious Emmy Award for Technology and Engineering
Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, has been awarded a prestigious Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award for 'excellence in engineering creativity', honoring a decade of achievements in the field of live transmission driven by its vision of reliable connectivity anywhere.
Tags: Dejero | Emmy® Award | Tehnology and Engineering | outstanding contribution | live transmission | excellence in engineering creativity | reliable connectivity anywhere | Bogdan Frusina | CellSat | National Academy of Television Arts and Science | NATAS | NAB
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MX1s OU Flex Delivers Onsite Connectivity Boost with SMLs LTE WiFi Solution Posted: 14/09/2018
MX1s OU Flex Delivers Onsite Connectivity Boost with SMLs LTE WiFi Solution
MX1, a global solution provider of media services, announced today that broadcasters and event organisers will be able to make use of a new service providing reliable onsite LTE network and dedicated Wi-Fi hotspots, regardless of the location of their event. This is due to Smart Mobile Labs' (SML) cooperation with MX1 to bundle their LTE technology into the MX1 OU Flex product.
Tags: MX1 | OU Flex | Onsite Connectivity | SML | LTE | WiFi Solution
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SIS LIVE first for sport connectivity Posted: 22/08/2018
SIS LIVE first for sport connectivity

One would think that it could not possibly have gone unnoticed that SIS LIVE, the UK’s fastest growing provider of media fibre connectivity with its Anylive Network, has been providing crucial connectivity for virtually every major sporting event so far this year, and it’s still only August.

Tags: SIS Live | connectivity | ANylive Network | broadcast | video | audio | broadband | data services | hybrid satelite and fibre trucks
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