March – April 2016

Editor's Notes

Cover Story

  • Smart OTT is the new normal

    Traditional scheduled TV viewing is no longer the norm with content viewing becoming a whatever, whenever, wherever experience. With over-the-top (OTT) video accessible anytime and anywhere, Edgeware’s Director of Asia Pacific Peter Löfling, shares his predictions and imperatives for the broadcasting industry in 2016… Read More

  • IP: Winning the game for sports broadcasters

    The prospect of 4K and higher resolutions are not the only key drivers for the push to adopt IP for sports broadcasters. RT Software’s Luke Harrison tells us how IP opens up opportunities for sports broadcasters while increasing performance and reducing costs.… Read More

Case Study

  • Smoothing transition from baseband to IP

    Increasingly, broadcasters are looking to migrate from traditional baseband technology to new IP-based video and audio infrastructure for its benefits of flexibility, fewer resources and cost effectiveness. Hans Hasselbach of Nevion provided an insight of how the transition should be a careful approach so as not to disrupt existing workflow.… Read More

Opinion

  • Are You Catching Up With Viewers’ Habits?

    Recent years have born witness to a quiet revolution in media consumption patterns. Viewing habits are changing rapidly from TV to a variety of options. Despite this seismic change in viewing patterns, the live space continues to grip viewing audiences worldwide. Paul Turner, vice-president of enterprise product management at Telestream asks whether broadcasters are keeping pace with their ability to bring live action to the broadest range of platforms and thereby retain the loyalty of their multi-platform viewers.… Read More

  • 4K And HDR Ride Wave Of Surging IP And OTT Adoption

    IP-based broadcasting and over the top (OTT) services not only provide more content on the go for viewers but also promises to boast higher-resolution image in 4K and high dynamic range (HDR) quality as Quantum’s senior vice-president Geoff Stedman explains.… Read More

  • Why Audio over IP Networking is the way forward in Broadcast

    While the transition from analog to digital is almost complete in all the realms of professional audio, Audinate’s Brad Price opens our mind to using computer networking as a cost-effective and technically effective way to connect, route and mange AV systems today. … Read More

Expert View

User Experience

  • Burmese Filmmakers Reshape Myanmar’s Film Industry

    A new generation of filmmakers in Myanmar hopes to revitalize and reshape the country's film industry with quality scripts and videos produced with professional production standards. Maung Maung Tha Myint, founder of Nut and Butter Production hopes to lead the new wave with the Blackmagic Cinema Camera.… Read More

Events

  • NAB Show 2016: Showcasing Cutting-Edge Technologies

    More than 100,000 attendees from around the globe attended the world’s biggest electronic media show in Las Vegas last year. The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) trade show returns in 2016 from 16-21. In its 26th consecutive year, to showcase a wide array of technology that would continue to drive broadcasting forward.… Read More

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