Ultra HD

Vido SaaS at IBC 2018

Video SaaS: The Smarter, Faster and Simpler Approach to Video Streaming

The media and broadcast industries are evolving at a rapid pace. Consumers are demanding higher quality experiences on an ever-expanding ....

NASA Content Is Now Available in HDR Powered by Harmonic and Partners

Thierry Fautier
HDR is still in its relative infancy in our industry, in terms of real-world deployments. Yet, a group of trailblazers ....
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Eurosport’s Successful Recipe for Live UHD during Roland Garros

Thierry Fautier
During the 2018 Roland Garros, Eurosport, the number one sports destination in Europe, wanted to step up its game. Specifically, ....
UHD tennis

A Good Start of the Year for UHD HDR

Thierry Fautier
2018 is proving to be a successful year for Ultra HD (UHD) HDR. Recently, DIRECTV announced it will broadcast National ....

Live UHD Streaming of Sports Is Gaining Momentum

Thierry Fautier
In 2015, the NFL streamed an entire football game over the internet. As the first live sports event to be ....
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It’s Not a Trick: UHD-HDR Is Real

Thierry Fautier
There is no need to adjust your TV set, tablet, or smartphone device: the UHD-HDR image you’re watching is real! ....
CES2017_VR Demo and creation of VR Industry Forum

Exciting VR Happenings at CES 2017: Creation of the VR Industry Forum and a Stun....

Today marks a very important date for the future of virtual reality (VR). Today at CES the VR Industry Forum ....
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 ....
Watching the Holy Door opening ceremony in UHD

Watching the Holy Door opening ceremony in UHD

This is a worldwide premier: the ceremony of the opening of Holy Door on December 8 in Vatican, marking the ....

VidTech Insider: Live UHD Demo

In this episode of VidTech Insider, we learn how Harmonic and SES® joined forces to deliver three days of live and linear UHD ....

VidTech Insider: The State of UHD

How Bright will Your Next TV Be?

The last few blog entries I’ve written have made the case for HDR assuming that viewer accessible screens will be ....

Next Stop, Singapore…BCA 2015

At BroadcastAsia2015, stand 5C3-01, Harmonic will showcase market-leading products that enable efficient and cost-effective delivery of high-quality video experiences. Our ....

HDR for Only HD Services?

SMPTE’s “Bits or Bucks” panel discussion on HDR/WCG for HD or 4K UHD took the concepts discussed in last week’s ....

Delivering Extra UHD Pixels

The premise that more pixels doesn’t mean better pixels is now well recognized amongst those broadcasters and content aggregators contemplating ....

Is UHD Ready for Prime Time?

The readiness of UHD to address the needs of up and coming channel launches is the key issue being asked ....

Reflections on NAB 2015

So how did my three predictions (Blog 24th March) for NAB stack up? Prediction #1: The continued adoption of IP ....

That’s a Wrap – Another Successful NAB

The NAB show is the world's biggest annual convention covering filmed entertainment and the development, management and delivery of content ....

What’s in Store for NAB 2015?

I expect three themes to dominate the show, the continued adoption of IP enabling the migration of generic network product ....

Top Takeaways from IBC 2014

1) Targeted Advertising is now getting the attention it deserves, no doubt prompted by the success of the Web. Even ....

VOS Software-Defined Media Processing Platform

– Keith Lissak, Product Marketing Director, Harmonic

Key Takeaways from CES 2014

While working off my Christmas pudding wandering around the various halls making up CES it occurred to me that branding ....

Migrating 4K from Home Cinema to TV Screens

With both NAB and IBC behind us, the future appears to be 4K (Ultra HD to those TV purists) and ....

IBC 2013: 4K, HEVC & Ultra HD

September is IBC month and this year over 52,000 visitors descended on Amsterdam for the largest broadcast exhibition outside of ....

Delivering Quality Ultra HD

Broadcasters are keen to follow the lead of cinema and deliver video resolutions beyond 1080p. The introduction of the 2K ....

Harmonic Shortlisted for 2013 CSI Awards

Harmonic Shortlisted for 2013 CSI Awards: Best Digital Video Processing Technology Best Cable or Fibre Contribution/Distribution/Transmission Solution Best Ultra HD ....

UHD Demos at the Cable Show

HEVC compression continues to make waves, as broadcasters and service providers anticipate the ability to use the emerging technology to ....

1st UHD Transmission in HEVC

On April 19th, Harmonic, SES and Broadcom Corporation pioneered the first Ultra HD transmission in the new HEVC standard live ....

VidTech Insider: Multiscreen, HEVC & UHD

– Keith Lissak, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Harmonic