Video Appliances

Amsterdam here we come, what to expect at IBC2016

Amsterdam Here We Come, What To Expect At IBC2016

The change overhauling our industry will feature prominently at this year’s show, with IP infrastructure and software applications continuing to ....
Virtual Reality - Are We There Yet?

Virtual Reality: Are We There Yet?

Virtual Reality (VR) is a new technology that was introduced in 2015 with the release of Samsung Gear VR™, followed ....
State of the Union: Distribution Codecs

State of the Union: Distribution Codecs

Video codecs have always been a subject of debate in our industry. With IBC2016 rapidly approaching, it’s the perfect time ....
Why 2016 Is Turning Out To Be The Year Of Ultra HD

Why 2016 Is Turning Out To Be The Year Of Ultra HD

Ultra HD (UHD) started being deployed several years ago, mostly in Japan and Korea, with some sporadic launches in other ....
Storage for UHD

Storage for UHD: Go Big, Go Home… Or Adapt

There are many challenges when making the shift to UHD in the production environment. While you may not change much ....
Vegas NAB Takeaways – Virtualization, Cloud and IP Networking (Part 3 of 3)

Vegas NAB Takeaways – Virtualization, Cloud and IP Networking (Part 3 of 3)

While HDR and UHD might have grabbed all the headlines at NAB 2016, for those commissioning video solutions, the real ....
Does a Cloud Transcoding Platform Solve Real-World Workflow Challenges?

Does a Cloud Transcoding Platform Solve Real-World Workflow Challenges?

We would like to answer “definitely, yes” but it is not as simple as it appears… Introducing Videomenthe, a France-based ....
ViBE 4K HEVC Encoder Scores Again With Second French Open UHD Broadcast, This Time

ViBE 4K HEVC Encoder Scores Again With Second French Open UHD Broadcast, This Ti....

This time last year, our ViBE 4K HEVC encoder was brand-new – having just been launched at the 2015 NAB ....
VOS 360 Cloud Media Processing

Cloud Media Processing with VOS 360

The cloud. We’re hearing a lot about its applications for media processing, but is a cloud-based service ready for prime ....
HDR Workflows and the Complexities of Grading, Tone Mapping and HDMI

Vegas NAB Takeaways – HDR Workflows and the Complexities of Grading, Tone Mapp....

As mentioned in part 1, High Dynamic Range (HDR) featured large at both CES and NAB. Not surprisingly CES concentrated ....