Newsletter from 21/06/2021
Small housing, impressive performance: KVM manufacturer G&D launches high-end product series
The comprehensive portfolio of the German KVM manufacturer Guntermann & Drunck (G&D) continues to grow. With its "VisionXS", the company is launching a new high-end extender product series. Following the motto "smaller, more compact, more powerful", G&D developed a new compact multi-purpose KVM tool. The main idea: a wide range of functions in the smallest possible housing. The new VisionXS systems are high-performance KVM extenders with a bandwidth of 10G and video transmission for resolutions up to 4K. Users can expect the best video quality and an even better performance.
UEFA EURO 2020: TVN MOBILE PRODUCTION to produce TV Pictures from St. Petersburg
TVN MOBILE PRODUCTION has travelled to St. Petersburg, Russia, with around 65 people and mobile technology. On behalf of UEFA, the TV service provider from Hanover, Germany will produce the TV pictures of a total of seven matches of the European Football Championship UEFA EURO 2020/21. The first live broadcast for TVN will take place on June 12.
Astera Launches New PixelBrick product
Wireless LED lighting specialist Astera adds another ingenious dimension to its expanding portfolio of lighting products – the PixelBrick. This hugely flexible luminaire is a truly multi-functional light source with the power and finesse of Astera’s famous Titan LED engine coupled with the practicality of its popular AX3 LightDrop product, all in a completely new and fully adaptable housing.
Shure Debuts New Offering To Its Axient® Digital Wireless System: Introducing The ADX5D Portable Receiver
For decades, live events and broadcasting have depended on Shure to help capture and produce the most reliable audio possible. The debut of Shure’s Axient® Digital Wireless System took the industry by storm. Today, Axient Digital continues to serve as the standard for crystal-clear audio, RF spectrum stability, workflow control, and scalability. To help bring these unmatched wireless capabilities to new and existing Axient Digital customers, Shure has introduced the Axient Digital ADX5D Portable Receiver—a dual-channel, portable wireless slot receiver that provides superior RF performance, spectral efficiency, and transparent audio quality. The new portable form factor proudly enhances the Axient Digital ecosystem of wireless audio solutions.
Hollyland’s Solidcom M1: the Next Generation in Wireless Intercoms for Teams
Event organizers and media producers searching for a reliable and easy-to-use wireless team communication system can finally stop searching. Hollyland’s Solidcom M1 is the new generation 1.9GHz full-duplex professional wireless intercom system that supports eight-channel beltpack simultaneous communication plus cascaded connection of multiple additional devices.
KJLA-TV Selects Hitachi 4K Studio Cameras to Meet Growing Demand for Ultra HD Production
In addition to serving as the Los Angeles home for American Spanish-language television network Azteca America, KJLA-TV owns and operates two greenscreen stages and production studios at its westside L.A. facility. Seeing growing demand from its studio rental clients for higher-resolution video acquisition and production, KJLA purchased four SK-UHD4000 cameras from Hitachi Kokusai Electric America, Ltd. (Hitachi Kokusai) to meet these requests and set the stage for future growth.
ARRI opens a mixed reality studio available for hire to productions in the UK
ARRI announces the opening of its new state-of-the-art mixed reality studio in the UK. Equipped with an LED volume comprising 343 square meters of LED wall, installed in partnership with NEP Live Events production and technical specialist firm Creative Technology, the studio is one of the biggest permanent mixed reality production spaces in Europe.
Apantac Launches PTZ Camera with NDI® Built-In
Apantac, manufacturer of multiviewers, video walls, extension and signal processing solutions announces today its new PTZ (pan – tilt – zoom) Camera for professional video and streaming applications using NDI®. Apantac has integrated NDI into its new 1080P PTZ camera to be recognizable as a source by other NDI-enabled applications and devices connected to a standard Ethernet local area network. It joins the industry’s largest IP ecosystem of products and the rapidly expanding number of companies enabling IP-based customer workflows.
GBH Powers Media Workflows With EditShare Cloud Solutions
EditShare®, a technology leader that enables collaborative media workflows for storytellers, today announced that public media producer GBH, the largest content creator for PBS, has invested in EditShare’s EFSv cloud solution, hosted in Amazon Web Services, to modernize media workflows across its post-production operations. An early adopter of cloud technologies for its broader IT needs, GBH’s move to EFSv extends video production into the cloud, maximizing operational efficiencies and reducing overall costs.
Haivision Announces the Makito X4 Video Encoder for the Highest Quality Real-Time Broadcast Production Contribution
Haivision (TSX: HAI), a leading global provider of mission-critical, real-time video streaming and networking solutions, today announced an update to the Makito X4, the company’s flagship ultra-low latency video encoder. This third major update since its launch leverages the flexibility of the Makito X4’s software defined feature set and high-performance hardware platform design to deliver up to 25% lower latency, enhanced video quality, and frame accurate multi-stream delivery for remote broadcast challenges.