PitchVision, cricket training technology developer, is developing new live ‘match-scoring’ software, PV/MATCH. It enables scoring, scouting, training video analysis and live streaming of matches with social media sharing features. The software will be made available by the end of this year; it has three HD cameras through which one can stream live games, score, plot wagon wheels, provide detailed line and length pitch maps, and broadcast live matches on social media at the push of a button.
multiCAM Systems has expanded multiCAM Systems to showcase Advanced API Functionality for Integrated Video Production Systems at IBC2017
Rohde & Schwarz will showcase its recently launched R&S PRISMON monitoring and multi-viewer solution for broadcast and streaming media with enhanced functionality at IBC 2017 (15-19 Sep; Amsterdam). The new solution will also be presented in live demonstrations at IP Showcase, a highlight of the trade show. At IP Showcase, vendors can demonstrate IP interoperability of their products under real-world conditions, based on SMPTE 2110 final draft standards and AMWA IS-04.
At the upcoming IBC2017 (15-19 Sep; Amsterdam) show, pioneering content delivery network and streaming media provider StreamGuys will demonstrate how they help broadcasters maximize the scope and effectiveness of their monetization efforts for dynamic ad insertion within on-demand content such as podcasts.
Raycom Media, a major TV station group based in Montgomery, Alabama, has placed a large order for 29 Dielectric UHF and VHF antennas, tunable RF Filters and transmission lineto facilitate channel changes for its stations affected by the spectrum repack.
Online extremist videos are very dangerous for humanity, and are the main causes behind riots, fights and arguments between people belonging to different religions and sects. Hence, these videos must be deleted as soon as they are posted to stop its spread.
GatesAir, a global leader in wireless, over-the-air content delivery solutions for radio and TV broadcasters, will unveil new enhancements to two recently-introduced Intraplex® intelligent networking solutions at IBC2017 (15-19 Sep; Amsterdam) that will advance the possibilities of IP-based signal transport for radio broadcasters. The two products, Intraplex IPConnect software and the IP Link MPXp codec, will receive their international debuts at the show, taking place September 15-19 at the RAI Conference and Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam.
TiVo Corporation, a global leader in entertainment technology and audience insights, has announced that leading pay TV provider Dish has completed its migration to TiVo Metadata. Dish is utilising TiVo’s rich metadata, such as program information and image-based content, across its product platforms, including linear TV, video on demand (VOD) and DVR.
The HbbTV Association, a global initiative dedicated to providing an open standard for the delivery of broadcast and broadband services through connected TVs and set-top boxes, has launched version 9.2 of its test suite. The aim of this release of the Test Suite is to support the certification of devices coming to market in 2018 for all versions of the HbbTV standard. The Test Suite is available to be used by any organisation through one of the Registered HbbTV Test Centres or directly by HbbTV members themselves.
Irdeto, the world leader in digital platform security, has announced the launch of its next-generationCloakware™ Software Protection solution. Designed for the world’s largest and most innovative brands, the solution provides resilient and durable protection against cyberattacks. Cloakware Software Protection combines cutting-edge cybersecurity technologies, libraries and tools that enable organizations to customize the protection of their valuable digital assets.
Limelight Networks is eyeing big expansion in the Indian markers; the digital content delivery company has opened three new Points-of-Presence (PoPs) in Mumbai, Chennai and Delhi. The new PoPs continue Limelight’s commitment to build out infrastructure in India to support the country’s rapidly increasing online traffic and bandwidth needs.
WISI has launched a new optimised headend solution in an ultra-compact design for operators of TV distribution systems in hotels, hospitals and residences. With these new solutions WISI meets the market’s high expectations of functionality, flexibility and user-friendliness. Because of their multiplex functionalities before and after the CI-modules, the micro headends are perfect for the very efficient central decryption of pay TV channels.
Imagine Communications, empowering the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation, has supplied critical infrastructure to quadruple the channel playout count at Naaptol’s production and playout facility. All four channels are now running 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Home to one of the largest online retailers in India, the Naaptol facility, which now delivers content to its viewers over cable and satellite, was upgraded in close collaboration with Ideal Systems, a leading systems integration firm based in India.
Speaking at an industry event on 14 July, the Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha said that India is readying itself to introduce 5G, and along with USA, will lead global subscriptions by 2022.
Google is working on a project to enable users to post photos and videos on Google Earth. The "Voyager" tool already allows internet surfers to take interactive tours of exotic destinations on Google Earth led by the likes of primatologist Jane Goodall, with photos, information and maps.
Two new Humax consumer devices have been launched by Pan-European satellite-plus-OTT entertainment service Bobbles.tv; the devices will help expat viewers to watch TV content from home. The two net boxes are the Humax B1 HEVC compliant digital set-top box for satellite reception and Humax H3 OTT media player for OTT online viewing.
The technology major Ericsson has launched network services to strengthen its cellular IoT software and IoT Accelerator. The services will enable service providers to address the deployment and operation of the massive number of IoT devices being introduced to LTE networks.
A part of the Kudelski Group, Conax has recently announced a reseller agreement with ZTE Corporation, a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions. A key aspect of the partnership is bundling Conax’ Connected Access next generation IPTV security client with ZTE’s complete offering targeting the global IPTV market. The reseller agreement strengthens Conax’ IPTV expansion plans with the first joint operator deployments under preparation.
Conax, part of the Kudelski Group, and a leader in total service protection for pay-TV and digital entertainment services worldwide via broadcast, broadband and connected devices, announced a reseller agreement with ZTE Corporation, a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions. A key aspect of the partnership is bundling Conax’ Connected Access next generation IPTV security client with ZTE’s complete offering targeting the global IPTV market. The reseller agreement strengthens Conax’ IPTV expansion plans with the first joint operator deployments under preparation.
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