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EVS @ IBC 2012

Discover EVS’ latest solutions for maximising content, shortening TV production cycles and delivering media faster

With an increasingly wired audience, news is becoming more participatory and consequently pushing broadcasters to offer greater immediacy. Designed for live productions, EVS technology offers unique features that speed up and simplify the process of gathering news, delivering it onto multiple platforms quickly and efficiently. Come see for yourself at IBC2012.

XT3/XS servers - the first to offer triple encoding

From 2013, media recorded on EVS’ XT3 and XS video servers will be immediately available in three different formats:
·    I-Frame codecs for live editing, requiring frame accuracy
·    Long-GOP encoding with Sony XDCAM HD422 at 50Mbps for optimised media sharing
·    Proxy-generated files for augmented connectivity and control during production operations (including bidirectional productions)
The EVS servers will be the first in the market to offer this triple encoding capability. Be among the first to learn all about it during you visit to our stand.

Read more about EVS servers

C-Cast makes its debut at high-profile event

C-Cast, EVS’ second screen media delivery platform, was successfully deployed for one of this summer’s major sporting events. The EVS technology that allows viewers to gain access to exclusive and complementary content during live broadcasts via their tablets and smartphones, also kicked off the new season of one of Europe’s top-tier football leagues (read more about it on 7 September).
At IBC, EVS’ new media team will showcase the product’s latest features, such as the ability to replay clips at variable speeds and import third-party statistics. C-Cast has also been shortlisted for the best TV everywhere/multi-angles video category at this year’s CSI annual awards.

Learn more about C-Cast


EVS OpenCube goes for wider MXF JPEG2000 support

During IBC EVS’ MXF specialists will demonstrate the newest features of the OpenCube ingest servers, including improved MXF JPEG2000 support for AS02, IMF formats for production mastering and archive preservation, and comprehensive H.264 proxy generation at ingest.

Learn more about EVS’ MXF solutions

IBC TV News Breaks with EVS’ Integrated News Production Solution

IBC TV News will produce 20-minute news programs during the exhibition which will feature top stories from the show floor as well as highlights from the IBC Exhibition and Conference. EVS systems will manage the entire HD production of the daily news programs, from the breakfast show broadcast on the IBC TV News channel, to the morning and midday news flashes live on the their website, mobile content, and video podcasts. For the first time, EVS will be providing IBC TV News with a ‘news spot’ on its stand (B90) in hall 8, which will enable it to conduct interviews there throughout the show.


Join EVS at the following events

Friday 7 September
·    CSI Awards ceremony – C-Cast shortlisted for best TV everywhere/multi-angles video category
Time & Place: 18:00-19:30 in room E102 at the RAI

Saturday 8 September
·    IBC2012 Conference session – Turning Olympic games’ spectators into participants
Speaker: Luc Doneux, Head of APAC, EMEA and Big Events – Time: 11:30-13:00
·    IBC2012 Conference session – The business of live production: is transformation overdue?
Speaker: Joop Janssen, CEO – Time: 16:00-17:30

Sunday 9 September
·    IBC2012 innovation awards ceremony – Turner Studios and Sky News Arabia are shortlisted for best content management solution – Starting time: 18:30