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360 Systems MAXX-2020HD

Reference recorder provides lossless recording and playback of many HD video formats, including paired channels for 3-D; accepts images in any color space with 8, 10 or 12 bits; doesn't compress the image; two channels can be used for independent HD-SDI streams, as a 3-D pair or as a single 3G channel, and two recorders can be synchronized for dual-3G operation; features HDMI monitor outputs, 16 channels of 24-bit audio, slow motion, nine-pin control, LTC time code, file trimming and playlisting.
818-991-0360; www.360systems.com


Thomson Video Networks ViBE VS7000

Fully-integrated IP video solution for convergent applications such as Web TV and OTT services delivery, traditional IPTV and IP/cable delivery; combines all major audio/video codecs, the latest adaptive streaming formats, and a resilient IT platform for native redundancy and scalability.
+33 2 99 27 30 30


Atomos Ninja

Portable touchscreen professional 10-bit HD recorder, monitor and playback device captures video and audio direct from any camera with a clean HDMI output; encodes in real-time to the visually lossless Apple ProRes format, onto low-cost, removable 2.5in hard disks in Apple ProRes; battery-looping technology means that users never have to interrupt a Ninja recording to swap power cells; rugged aluminum body.

+61 3 92520605; www.atomos.com


Panasonic AG-3DP1

3-D twin-lens P2 HD shoulder-mount camcorder with 10-bit, 4:2:2 independent-frame, full 1920 × 1080 resolution; provides AVC-Intra recording; includes two 1/3in, full-HD 2.2 megapixel 3-MOS 3-chip imagers with enhanced sensitivity and a 20-bit DSP; in AVC-Intra 100/50, it records in 1080 at 59.94i, 29.97pN, 23.98pN, 50i and 25pN, and in 720p at 59.94p, 50p, 29,97pN, 23.98pN and 25pN plus variable frame rate recording.


Eyeheight KARMAudioAS

Plug-in for Avid Media Composer and Pro Tools that performs offline scaling of an entire program file to match audio loudness to a target LKFS level; performs 8X oversampling true-peak analysis; corrects for true-peak overshoots.
+44 208 255 2015; www.eyeheight.com


Pixel Power ChannelMaster

Integrates storage, graphics, DVE, subtitling, master control, live feed and long-form video playout within a single dedicated hardware platform; features Clarity graphics engine, providing sophisticated levels of branding and promo graphics capability.
818-276-4515; www.pixelpower.com


Front Porch Digital DIVArchive 7.0

Interfaces via 1/10G Ethernet and 4/8G Fibre Channel networks to connect diverse media infrastructures with NAS, SAN and data tape storage systems; supports complex DPX packages with as many as 1 million individual files per DIVArchive object, frame and path-based partial-restore operations; also supports desktop browsing of DCP and IMF-formatted files; implements the company's Archive eXchange Format technology, which is designed to protect, preserve and facilitate the exchange of content among storage systems.

303-440-7930; www.fpdigital.com


Anton/Bauer QR-DSLR

Designed for Canon EOS 7D, EOS 5D-Mark II and EOS 60D HDSLR cameras; provides 7.2V power to the camera via the Canon DR-E6 coupler and 14.4V power via the PowerTap for accessories, on-board monitors and external hard drives; counter balanced; mounts to most third-party support rigs; Logic Series battery's LCD indicates remaining run-time for all items being powered.
203-929-1100; www.antonbauer.com


Evertz OvertureRT LIVE

Cost-effective, multichannel H.264/MPEG-2 video playout server with integrated master control; supports dynamic channel branding, captioning and subtitling; has a multiport internal video server supporting a wide range of file formats; seamlessly plays out a mixture of SD and HD content with still graphics, multilayer advanced graphics and character generation.
905-335-3700; www.evertz.com


IMT Nucomm 12-Way Passive Tracker Receive System

Autonomous COFDM central receive system is designed to simplify mobile-to-fixed and mobile-to-mobile signal acquisition; consists of an array of antennas, adaptive digital signal processing and maximum ratio combining techniques; requires users to simply set the operating frequency to work the system; the passive tracker analyzes the RF landscape and identifies and eliminates unwanted signals before they can impair reception, allowing for spatial separation and frequency reuse.
908-852-3700; www.imt-broadcast.com



Interface enables the HVS-350HS HD/SD digital video switcher to control the Abekas Mira production server; users can review a list of clips, set in/out points and control clip playback from up to four independent video channels through the switcher's HVS-350U control panel or HVS-35GUI remote-control software.
714-894-3311; www.for-a.com


Quantum Extended Data Life Management (EDLM)

Automates the integrity checking of tapes that reside in the Scalar i6000, improving resiliency and helping to protect archived content; integrates with StorNext archiving software to automatically migrate content from a suspect tape based on the results of an EDLM scan; enables policies to be set that automate the entire scanning process of data archived on Scalar i6000 libraries; operates concurrently in the background; works with LTO-2/3/4/5 tapes of all brands.
949-856-7800; www.quantum.com


RTW DigitalMonitor 10500X-PLUS

Features an integrated loudness measurement as per the recent ITU BS.1771 loudness standard for stereo signals; measurements can be selected as an alternative to peak-meter bar graphs; presets enable users to switch between the two modes at any time; selection of the new mode activates an ITU-compliant scale for the loudness display calibrated in loudness units or LKFS from -21 to 9.
+49 221 709 130; www.rtw.de


Audio-Technica BP893

Features ergonomically molded earpiece and unobtrusive 1in boom, frequency response of 20Hz to 20,000Hz, maximum input sound level of 114dB SPL and signal-to-noise ratio of 68dB; offers pickup tailored for clear vocal reproduction; includes 55in attached miniature cable, which free end connects to the provided AT8539 power module via a locking four-pin connector; output of the power module is a three-pin XLRM-type connector; requires 11V to 52V phantom power for operation.

330-686-2600; www.audio-technica.com


Haivision Furnace 6.0

Provides the ability to record, distribute and play back multiple, synchronized HD H.264 media streams; features enhanced workflow and revamped InStream client/server player technology, which offers multistream support in a highly customizable player interface; simplifies the application of real-time metadata and automatic publishing of multistream content to authorized users; can be extended to capture more than two media streams.
514-334-5445; www.haivision.com


Autocue Starter Series Lite

Offers entry-level prompting for DV cameras, DSLR cameras and camcorders; includes an iPad, 10in and 17in model; iPad Lite enables users to transform their iPad into a portable teleprompter by using a secure, custom mounting plate positioned beneath broadcast-quality prompter glass; ideal for users working with smaller cameras in simple setups with limited budgets.

212-929-7755; www.autocue.com


PlayBox Technology Remote Playout

Provides a tapeless, file-based operation that has two parts: one integrated with the broadcast center and the other at the remote site; at the broadcast center, it is fully integrated into the current or preferred systems, including traffic, storage, MAM, ingest, transcoding and file transfer systems; connects to the remote site's playout equipment via the public Internet.
404-424-9283; www.playbox.tv


VISLINK News and Entertainment LINK XP1310

Offers a cost-effective, Web browser-controlled, rapidly deployable wireless camera solution; includes HD-SDI, ASI, IP and composite video inputs as well as dual-input SD encoding; can transmit up to 200mW output, is field-upgradeable and is available in 2GHz and 7GHz variants; includes LMS-T technology, which ensures signal integrity and data rates with a greater range and no compromise in performance.
978-671-5700; www.vislink.com


Brick House Video TallyHo!

Wireless system offers camera operators remote on-air indication in the field; comprised of a base station with direct interface to the local vision mixer and a set of hot-shoe-mounted receiver modules.
+44 1962 777733; www.brickhousevideo.com


Avid Interplay Production 2.4

Increases WAN workflow speed and interoperability; boosts system efficiency with support for third-party media transcode and transport applications; enhancements include support for high-speed transfers; has a scheduled delete function; provides direct streaming speeds of proxy-based workflows by streaming native low-res H.264 files through the Interplay Access media tool.

978-640-6789; www.avid.com


Axon Digital Design SynView

Synapse-powered SynView multiview product line has been enhanced with 3-D multiviewing; set-up of the 3-D multiviewer is done through Cortex; two multiview inputs are locked to each other and displayed side-by-side; stereoscopic displays will then output a 3-D image; tallies, borders and UMD information also will be processed for 3-D display.
212-683-6724; www.axon.tv


Ross Video CrossOver Solo

Features include 12 HD/SD inputs, internal multiviewer, two channels of 2D DVE, synchronization and up/downconversion, and four internal channels of media store for instant stills, keys and media wipes; has the same features and specifications of the CrossOver 12, but its main electronics and signal I/O are combined with the panel as a single unit, reducing cost and size.
613-652-4886; www.rossvideo.com


Canon FK14.5-60

PL-mount lens provides wide-angle cine zoom features while maintaining its T2.6 maximum aperture over the entire focal range with the virtual absence of focus breathing; preserves a high MTF at wide-open apertures; exhibits well-controlled light distribution across the image plane; greatly curtails ghosting and veiling glare artifacts from strong light sources.
800-321-4388; www.canonbroadcast.com


Harmonic Omneon MediaPort 7100

Provides multicodec support to streamline playout workflows and simplify the transition to HD; supports full SD and HD back-to-back DV and MPEG-2 playback in any combination; provides SD upconversion, HD downconversion and 1080i/720p crossconversion on every channel; features simultaneous SDI and HD-SDI outputs for every channel with no reduction in channel count.
408-542-2500; www.harmonicinc.com



Combines monitoring multimedia and broadcast quality inputs on the same multi-image display processing system; handles DVI, VGA, RGB, HDMI, Blu-ray DVD, DVD, component and S-video, as well as broadcast-quality 3G/HD/SD-SDI.
503-616-3711; www.apantac.com


Harris Selenio

Integrated media convergence platform ideal for hybrid environments; combines traditional baseband video and audio processing, video and audio compression, and IP networking technology into a single platform; provides intelligent, efficient management of both IP, compressed and baseband signals; additional features include reduced control complexity, simple deployment and increased functionality in a smaller footprint.
800-231-9673; www.broadcast.harris.com


Azzurro OpticView Multi-Touch LCD

Designed for studio and weather sets, as well as for production rooms; available in 19in to 103in sizes; calibrated to SMPTE C standard; has optional HD/SDI inputs; features a fanless design; supports RS-232 control.
201-767-0850; www.azzurrosi.com


Ikegami HiMotion2 Super Slow-Mo

A cooperative development with NAC Image Technology; designed to meet specialized HD super slow-motion production applications; features a three-CMOS sensor camera head with built-in memory, delivering greater than 10X speed for super-slow-motion playback of HD sports action; dual format 1080i/720p camera offers parallel live and replay feeds for use as both a traditional portable/field HD camera and Super Slow-Mo camera that can work side-by-side with other Ikegami HD cameras on sports trucks.
201-368-9171; www.ikegami.com



Designed for real-time contribution and distribution of video over IP networks; provides transparent handling of MPEG transport streams over ASI, IP/Ethernet and SONET/SDH; features input signal monitoring, flexible output diversity, dual network interfaces, input switching between redundant sources and bidirectional operation.
973-376-8282; www.t-vips.com


TVLogic TDM-243W, TDM-473W

TDM-243W (24in) and TDM-473W (47in) 2-D/3-D LCD broadcast monitors feature micropolarizing filters attached to the LCD panels in concert with polarizing 3-D glasses for seamless 2-D or 3-D viewing of one or multiple monitors; full 12-bit processing delivers smooth greyscale and color transitions; accepts multiple 3-D signal formats (3G, dual-link L/R, field sequential and side-by-side HD-SDI); built-in 3-D look-up table with preset or user-definable (via imported 3-D LUTs) color spaces allows for highly accurate color visualization in 2-D or 3-D modes.
818-567-4900; www.tvlogicusa.com


Video Clarity

ClearView family of A/V analyzers now features PEAQ audio objective perceptual quality measurement; ITU-R PEAQ model performs an objective measurement of perceived quality of wideband (up to 20kHz) audio signals using a computerized model of the human ear; processes the two audio signals to be compared and calculates a quality score similar to the mean opinion score that would be obtained from a formal subjective test.
408-379-6952; www.videoclarity.com


Calrec Hydra2 Operator (H2O)

Enhances flexibility of Hydra2 network router; allows the user to control the Hydra2 network independently from any console control surface; users can set up routes and configure access rights to all desks on a given network, as well as enter networkwide I/O boxes and port labels for easy identification; offers the ability to arrange ports into folders, making them quicker and easier to locate; provides central management of network synchronization; uses Web technologies to allow network access from any browser; is compatible with all major operating systems.
+44 1422 842159; www.calrec.com


ESE HD-488

Reads and generates Linear Time Code (LTC) and RP-188; inserter mode provides the ability to superimpose time and/or user bits onto video with alphanumeric characters; video input and output are accessible via rear-mounted BNC connectors; time code input and output connectors on the rear panel are XLR.
310-322-2136; www.ese-web.com


Blackmagic Design HyperDeck Studio

An uncompressed, 10-bit broadcast recorder for solid-state disks; offers 3Gb/s SDI and HDMI I/O; dual slots permit automatic recording onto the next disk when one record disk fills; features user-friendly VTR-style design with function buttons and a jog wheel, as well as external RS-422 control; high-resolution LCD screen displays time code and transport information plus a full color thumbnail.
408-954-0500; www.blackmagic-design.com


HP Z210

Choice of Intel i3, i5, i7 and Xeon processors boosts performance over previous generation by 20 percent or more for many applications; graphics offerings include second-generation Intel HD graphics or 2-D and 3-D solutions from AMD and NVIDIA; new Intel HD graphics P3000 makes entry 3-D professional graphics more affordable; offers up to 16GB DDR3 ECC memory and high-speed storage up to 2TB.
866-625-0242; www.hp.com


Clark Wire & Cable CD Series

Available in four sizes ranging from 23-gauge miniature to low-loss, 14-gauge RG11 coax; delivers electrical characteristics required for 1.5Gb/s and 3Gb/s uncompressed video transmission, meeting or exceeding SMPTE 292M and 424M standards; features gas-injected, precision 75Ω dielectric and 4.5GHz bandwidth; achieves low return-loss characteristics that minimize bit errors and jitter in the transmission line; outer jacket is constructed from a flexible, low-pressure PVC compound that is easy to manage and strip with manual or automated strippers; double foil and braid shield delivers the superior impedance-matching performance of a bonded foil shield while still being removable.
847-949-9944; www.clarkwire.com


Dalet Digital Media Systems Dalet News Factory

Applies the principle of story-centric production, in which all departments of the newsroom collaborate in a multimedia-oriented production; integrates desktop scripting with video and multimedia tools, providing a smooth, intuitive workflow, from ingest through automated playout and multiplatform delivery; automates many tasks and processes for additional efficiency; features full media and metadata tracking; provides a robust framework for managing assets and leveraging content to take advantage of new business opportunities.
212-269-6700; www.dalet.com


Doremi Labs Dimension-3D

Allows the conversion of any standard 3-D format to another, including changing of the frame rate; standard video formats are supported from high definition to 2K; accepts both dual- and single-stream, as well as HDMI inputs and outputs; enables double-stack 3-D projection; by encoding the left- and right-eye streams into a single HD-SDI stream and back again, the unit becomes ideal for recording 3-D content on standard HD tape and server technologies.
818-562-1101; www.doremilabs.com


Solid State Logic Alpha-Link LIVE-R

Adds a set of redundant MADI fiber-optic connections to the existing I/O unit; reduces the number of cables required for redundant fiber system installation and doubles the amount of audio signals that can be passed between the C10/C100 and the B-RIO I/O unit; features MADI I/O locked to C10 HD/C100 HDS stable clock, 24 balanced analog I/O, 12 pairs of AES digital I/O, embedded control data to simplify cabling and operation, analog I/O metering via 24 tricolor LEDs, 2RU enclosure, and redundant PSUs.
212-315-1111; www.solidstatelogic.com


DK-Technologies DK Meter

A compact and portable audio loudness meter; meters stereo and 5.1 loudness based on ITU, ATSC and EBU recommendations; features digital audio inputs, selectable reference frequencies and reference level; offers variable gate settings; includes BBC, DIN, Nordic, ABC, DMU and DFS, LU, LKFS or LUFS metering scales; features a StarFish Surround Sound display in the DK2 model and vectorscope display in the DK1 model.
800-421-0888; www.dk-technologies.com


Digital Rapids MediaMesh TX

An extension to the MediaMesh business-to-business content delivery system; provides flexible, easy-to-use content delivery packaging and sending capabilities mirroring the features of the MediaMesh RX receiving appliance; features include content and metadata management, file conforming and transcoding, resource creation, quality control verification, playout, print-to-tape, and delivery to individual recipients or groups at the network edge; features an intuitive GUI.
905-946-9666; www.digital-rapids.com


Barco HDX-W14

Combines active three-chip DLP 3D and both wired/wireless control options in a single unit; features vivid imagery on any screen thanks to WUXGA resolution and 14,000 lumens light output; a built-in LCD screen enables image preview and quick control through smartphones and tablet computers.
678-475-8000; www.barco.com


Hamlet VidChecker

Software tool identifies issues with video levels and audio loudness, and then offers automated correction; checks new content files as they arrive; operates directly on the file and assesses the content against the standard parameters determined by the user through a series of templates; among the options on each template is the ability to automatically correct video and audio errors.
866-442-6538; www.hamlet.co.uk


Belden 2222

Two-pair 26 AWG microphone cable can handle analog or digital audio; pairs are individually shielded and jacketed so they can be split out and individually connectorized in XLR or miniature connectors, or both pairs can be terminated inside a five- or six-pin XLR.
314-854-8000; www.belden.com


Genelec BroadcastPak

Comprises five 8030A biamplified monitors and a 7050B active subwoofer; 8030A features Directivity Controlled Waveguide flow-optimized reflex port design, die-cast aluminum structure, low-distortion drivers driven by dedicated 40W amplifiers, magnetic shielding, overload protection circuitry and versatile room response controls; 7050B extends LF response down to 25Hz; features five main input channels, LFE channel with 85/120Hz reproduction bandwidth selection, single 8in driver with 70W power amplifier, 25Hz to 85Hz frequency response and the ability to deliver short-term sine wave of 100dB SPL in half space at 1m.
508-652-0900; www.genelecusa.com


Hamlet VidChecker

Software tool identifies issues with video levels and audio loudness, and then offers automated correction; checks new content files as they arrive; operates directly on the file and assesses the content against the standard parameters determined by the user through a series of templates; among the options on each template is the ability to automatically correct video and audio errors.
866-442-6538; www.hamlet.co.uk


Grass Valley MEDIAEDGE

Multichannel, multi-location HD/SD video-over-IP system delivers both standard-definition and high-definition video using standard TCP/IP networks to SD/HD display devices; allows users to deliver content via video-on-demand (VOD), scheduled playback and live broadcast; follows industry standards such as the Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language (SMIL) protocol to manage digital signage content across hundreds of displays; includes software for content management.
503-526-8100; www.grassvalley.com


NewTek TriCaster Virtual Set Editor (VSE)

Allows TriCaster TCXD850 and TriCaster TCXD300 users to customize specially designed TriCaster VSE sets to fit their production needs; VSE Sets produce real-time reflections and specular highlights, and provide users with a wide range of elements that they can edit; users can also add their own artwork to Layer Sets to create custom virtual sets for use in VSE; once a TriCaster VSE Set has been customized with Virtual Set Editor, users can export it for immediate use in their TriCaster live production.
210-370-8000; www.newtek.com


Sierra Video MADI-xx

A 128 × 128 MADI routing switcher with integral multichannel audio metering and signal fault alarms for up to 128 channels; allows users to monitor and interact with each audio signal within two 64-channel MADI feeds; designed for live sound, theaters, radio and TV, where MADI signals are increasingly employed, as well as for mobile production applications.
530-478-1000; www.sierravideo.com


Marshall Electronics V-LC70XP-HDMIPT

Allows camera operator to pass through the HDMI video input from the monitor to another monitor for a client, director, focus puller or crew/talent member to view on-location; includes composite and component inputs, HDMI pass through, DSLR ratio adjustment, adjustable backlight and markers, HDMI auto color space and ratio detect, manual gamma adjustment, image flip, and a power switch; features a 7in screen.
310-333-0606; www.lcdracks.com


Signiant Content Distribution Management 9.0

New version includes Media Gateway module, which streamlines the transfer and sharing of large files between individuals and organizations; Resource Management module adds new capabilities for queuing delivery of assets and managing network bandwidth; expands integration with directory systems using enterprise-level authentication servers, resulting in enhanced security and allowing Signiant to be used by up to tens of thousands of employees within an organization.
781-221-4000; www.signiant.com


Sencore SMD 989

Packaged in a two-channel 1RU chassis; modulates two independent DVB-S2 FR transmissions; capable of VCM multistream satellite video delivery as well as advanced modulation such as 16APSK and 32APSK, minimizing overall transponder usage and reducing operating expenses; comes standard with ASI and IP inputs.
605-978-4600; www.sencore.com


Sachtler artemis

Designed to work with low-payload HDSLRs; carried in one hand, the system enables the operator to control the camera with the other; bow segments are machined out of one piece for stability, torsional strength and to prevent vibration during shooting; system's balance weights are fixed to an adjustable mount, which can be quickly fitted without tools; supports up to 6.6lbs.
845-268-0100; www.sachtler.com


Rohde & Schwarz R&S FS-K130PC

Allows users to characterize and linearize amplifiers; compensates for memory effects exhibited by many of today's amplifiers; test setup consists of a spectrum analyzer, a signal generator and a PC; measures the amplifier's characteristics and calculates the correction required to attain a linear output signal.
410-910-7800; www.rohde-schwarz.com


Miranda iControl Headend

Highly-automated headend and edge monitoring system for pay-TV operators; is based on three key new products — the iControl Headend, the Kaleido-IP multiviewer, and the EdgeVision probe and streaming encoder; provides advanced, end-to-end video signal path and QoE monitoring; operates with MPEG-2 and H.264 (HD/SD); accepts up to 64 SD programs or 24 HD programs.
514-333-1772; www.miranda.com


Teranex VC1-3DTK

3-D software application runs on the company's dual-channel VC100s; can flip the right or left eye horizontally and vertically, adjust for Inter-Axial Distance with separate horizontal and vertical adjustments, change the axial and toe-in rotation angles, and zoom or crop and adjust all video parameters to accurately match right- and left-eye camera streams; includes all the features of the VC1-3D-SYNC with +/-1 frame synchronizing capability, frame rate conversion and the ability to reference R/L eye signals to an external source or to the left-eye signal.
407-858-6000; www.teranex.com


Wheatstone Dimension One

Mixing console supports 1024 channels of digital signal processing; has 72 faders, all 5.1-enabled; motorized faders with layered surface enable each fader to control two sources, each of which can be mono, stereo or full 5.1; faders can be paged together or separately; accepts up to 3072 audio inputs.
252-638-7000; www.wheatstone.com


Myers Information Systems ProTrack TV

Integrates seamlessly with existing infrastructures such as automation, archive, accounting, PSIP and Web distribution platforms to optimize workflow efficiency and preserve current investments; crossplatform sales environment enables for unified contracts, invoices and affidavits across the entire range of station media offerings; provides accurate forecasting, availability monitoring, sophisticated spot placement and a full array of yield management reporting.
413-585-9820; www.myersinfosys.com


Jampro Antennas RCEC Mask Filter

Designed to provide superior mask filter performance at an affordable price and an output power of 5kW; cross coupling creates steep rejection skirts; high-Q cavities provide low pass-band insertion loss in a compact, 8in design.
916-383-1177; www.jampro.com


Middle Atlantic Products ViewPoint series

Modular design allows economical additions and limitless configuration choices; consoles are optimized for flexible flat-screen arrangements and ergonomically designed with the user in mind; fully welded bays provide a heavy-duty structure that can be assembled quickly; available with an 18in deep work surface or 34in desktop; variety of standard finishes available.
800-266-7225; www.middleatlantic.com


MultiDyne HD-3400

Supports 19.4Mb/s, 270Mb/s, 1.5Gb/s and 3G for 720p, 1080i and 1080p production with four analog or two AES channels of audio over one single-mode fiber; provides 24-bit audio processing; I/O handles analog or AES audio; HD-SDI path supports embedded audio; receiver features dual reclocked outputs, eliminating the need for an external HD D/A.
888-332-6779; www.multidyne.com


Screen Service Broadcasting Technologies SDT Ark 6 series

Can be used as a transmitter, a heterodyne transposer, a regenerative transmitter and single-frequency echo canceller; implements DVB-T/T2, PAL, ATSC/MH, NTSC and ISDB-T modulations; allows selection of transmission modes in various ways: remotely, using a dry contact, via SNMP commands, via TCP/IP using the Web graphic interface, or even via a dedicated command inserted into the transport stream.
888-522-0012; www.screenservice.net



Universal frame sync and converter providing two completely independent channels; each channel supports virtually any input or output — analog component or composite, 3G/HD/SD-SDI, Dual-Link and HDMI I/O; each channel has its own still store, keyer and video proc amp/color corrector; provides dual-channel 10-bit up/down/crossconversion between SD and HD formats, including 1080p50/60; converts 3G/HD/SD video over fiber to and from SDI.
800-251-4224; www.aja.com


AmberFin iCR Works

Includes ingest, transcoding, QC, versioning and format conversion tools; features multiformat, frame-accurate recording and playback with up to 16 channels of audio; also offers automated, real-time creation of low-resolution proxies at ingest and on demand, QC review at native resolution and transcoding to virtually every major file format; annotation that include user-definable annotation GUI, XML file publishing and the ability to call scripts to pull or push information form an existing database or MAM system.
+44 1256 317500; www.amberfin.com


JVC Vérité

24in LCD monitor uses 10-bit 1080p processing, resulting in less than one frame of latency; features a 3G/dual-link HD/SD-SDI input for monitoring of 1080p/60 signals, plus component/composite and DVI-D inputs; includes built-in digital closed-captioning decoder, vectorscope, versatile audio monitoring and on-screen display of embedded time code.
800-582-5825; http://pro.jvc.com


Small Tree GraniteSTOR ST-Vault

First product in the line of GraniteSTOR Archive tape storage systems; includes the latest LTO-5 tape technology capable of storing up to 3TB per cartridge, all over Ethernet; achieves data transfer rates up to 1TB/hour by matching the host system to keep drives streaming while maintaining data integrity to and from the ST-RAID array; offers flexible configurations and a 6Gb SAS interface.
866-782-4622; www.small-tree.com


Fujinon WL-325A

Includes a transmitter and a receiver; available for all Fujinon Digi-Power 2-D and 3-D lenses; can operate a lens smoothly and quickly from up to 300ft away; receiver automatically synchronizes to the transmitter after plug-in; the control operates the lens in the same way as if the operation were wired, with the same speed and smooth motion; runs on 2.4GHz frequency; does not experience interference from other pairing devices.
973-686-2405; www.fujinon


Shotoku TP200

Supports a wide range of camera configurations and a payload of 177lbs; offers maximum stability and operational flexibility; one-step foot brake and single-action cable enables precise movements and control for fast, easy positioning.
310-782-8491; www.shotoku.tv



Turnkey channel-in-a-box playout systems are based on Morpheus automation technology and Integrated Content Engine (ICE); tailored to television news, sports and multilanguage playout; designed to enable regional media and broadcast companies to bring new channels to air more quickly and at a lower cost.
212-481-2416; www.snellgroup.com


Alteran Technologies ViTaDi AutoPack

Updated four-channel Version 2.0 features revised master control that organizes and monitors the workflow process, multiclip capture mode, time code break mode and onboard storage; supports native file formats, including QuickTime, MXF and OP-atom; works with customer-supplied VTRs or with either automatic or semi-automatic ViTaDi playback configurations.


Volicon Observer Scout

Video network monitoring device that enables broadcasters, networks, and cable and IPTV operators to proactively perform quality checks at AV service handoffs; intuitive Web-based interface enables operators to detect issues before their customers do; features include 24×7 local logging of all A/V content for up to three days, Web streaming of live or historical content, and logging at up to 30fps for frame level visibility; supports multiple users and streams per probe.
781-221-7400; www.volicon.com


Fujitsu IP-9610

Scalable, flexible digital media processor and networking platform; optimized to meet growing demand for 10-bit 4:2:2 encoding and advanced H.264/Advanced Video Coding (AVC) in support of all broadcasting formats, including 1080p and stereoscopic 3-D television content; features advanced region-of-interest (ROI) video processing; integrated with high-performance application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) technology, enabling users to customize their video content acquisition, processing and distribution applications.
800-626-4686; www.fujitsu.com


Sennheiser Stand-alone Network

Allows ew 300 G3, ew 500 G3 and 2000 Series wireless systems to be networked and fully programmed without a computer; defines one receiver as the master, which distributes the recommended results of an easy setup frequency scan into all networked receivers connected via standard Ethernet cables and a switch; complete frequency coordinations can be programmed on the fly without the need for a computer running Wireless Systems Manager software; available as a free download.
860-434-9190; www.sennheiserusa.com


Ensemble Designs BrightEye Mitto 1F

Brings YouTube, Skype, weather radar and viewer e-mails to video for on-air use; Macs, PCs, iPhones and iPads can all be used as video sources; features SD, HD and 3G optical out; audio input accepts either AES digital audio or analog audio; audio is embedded into the SDI outputs.
530-478-1830; www.ensembledesigns.com


Florical Acuitas

Commodity-based hardware video server technology provides reliable and affordable HD playout, graphics, effects and frame-accurate switching within the box; allows users to build an entire TV station for a quarter of the cost of traditional hardware and no longer be restrained with an infrastructure at one location; wake up components from anywhere with SMART Central technology that allows control of all channels from any station at anytime.
352-372-8326; www.florical.com


ATTO Technology FastStream

Provide 8Gb/s Fibre Channel or 6Gb/s SAS host connectivity to multiple tiers of SAS/SATA disk storage enclosures; allow for up to 30 streams of HD video served out to multiple workstations; prevent false drive failures, eliminating wasted time replacing good drives; full stream counts are maintained during a drive failure.
716-691-1999; www.attotech.com


Linear Acoustic LQ-1000

Supports the new ITU-R BS.1770-2 recommendation for measuring loudness; OLED display groups critical loudness parameters, including three adjustable integrated loudness measures, loudness history, current peak level, maximum peak level and maximum loudness; adds as standard HD/SD-SDI I/O and manual gain-apply scaling function.
717-735-3611; www.linearacoustic.com


Studer Vista 9

Features the company's Vistonics TF touch-screen interface that shows 10 channel strips, with rotary encoders and switches mounted directly onto the screen; during a live production, a FaderGlow feature lights up select faders on the console, in one of eight assignable colors, to give operators a quick and easy way to find desired channel groups; channel meters are able to show mono, right through to 7.1-channel signals, in the upper section of the screen, while the lower portion can show bus assignment or, for surround channels, an image of the surround composite.
818-895-3496; www.studer.ch


Telestream Vantage LCS

Offers Agility 2G users a bridge to Vantage, making the capabilities of Vantage available within an Agility 2G-controlled environment; allows Agility 2G users to take advantage of Vantage transcoding, automated analysis and decision-making, automated QC, and visual workflow design.
530-470-1300; www.telestream.net


Sound Devices PIX 220/240

Connect to a camera over HDMI and record Apple ProRes 422 or optional Avid DNxHD Quicktime files directly to CompactFlash or removable 2.5in solid-state hard drives; low-noise, high-headroom, high-bandwidth inputs are mic/line-switchable and include limiters, high-pass filters and phantom power; feature 5in, 800 × 480 LCD displays with side-panel rotary control and four front-panel buttons from quick access to setup options; PIX 240 features HD-SDI input, simultaneous HD-SDI and HDMI outputs, as well as a time code generator/reader with genlock output.
800-505-0625; www.sounddevices.com


Thinklogical SDI Xtreme 3G+

Designed for the transmission of 3G, HD and SD/HD-SDI signals with or without embedded audio and data; uses SFP duplex small-form-factor pluggable modules; offers broadcast-quality coax-to-fiber transmission from 3280ft up to 24mi via single- or multimode fiber optics; features advanced, integrated reclocking circuitry and equalized and redriven SDI loop through; transmitter options include dual channel, which provides two multiplexed (1.485Gb/s) signals transmitter and received over a single fiber.
203-647-8725; www.thinklogical.com


Sonnet Fusion RX1600Fibre

16-drive RAID Fibre Channel storage system for multiple users; 3U rackmount system can be configured for 16TB, 32TB or 48TB; features a high-performance internal RAID controller with a high-speed, four-port 8Gb Fibre Channel interface that enables multiple users to connect and access data at the same time; delivers 30 streams of ProRes 422 HQ; maintains aggregate stream capacity for multiple simultaneous clients.
949-587-3500; www.sonnettech.com


Sony Creative Software Z Depth 2.0

Provides editors with automated depth value calculation of stereoscopic video; graphically displays the offset value in the preview window during recording and playback when preparing subtitles for 3-D Blu-ray Discs; provides additional support for Digital Cinema 3-D production, enabling editing professionals to create 3-D projects with advanced precision; displays a new visual queue in the preview window during recording of the disparity value being applied to the subtitle or menu event.


TC Electronic DB-4 MKII, DB-8 MKII

New versions feature EBU R128- and ATSC A/85-compliant LM6 loudness meters, new SNMP functions and one week of detailed logging, even without connection to a computer; for the DB-4 MKII, the LM6 meter is always available in addition to its two multichannel audio processors; feature two power supplies, double the fuses, double the mains inlets and double the fans for redundancy; can run presets from original DB-4 and DB-8 units; synchronous 48kHz sampling and 48-bit processing throughout, in combination with massive jitter rejection, ensures high audio resolution and perfect timing, even when long transmission lines are used to feed a processor.
+45 8742 7000; www.tcelectronic.com


Utah Scientific MC-4000

Integrated system for handling the most demanding on-air operations in live, automated or automation-assisted operating environments; offers built-in capabilities to handle all of the most commonly required on-air operations, including still and animated logo presentations, audio and video clip playback, and foolproof EAS message presentation; features new internal squeeze and graphics capabilities.
801-575-8801; www.utahscientific.com


Vizrt Viz Media Engine

Features a simple user interface and redesigned architecture with a rest-based API; provides a rich feature set for recording tapes and feeds, rough-cut editing for journalists and integration with third-party craft editing environments; can be expanded to multisite solutions; delivers transcoding to a variety of formats at the same time; tight integration enables users to repurpose existing TV graphics and easily fit them to any handheld device.
+47 5560 7320; www.vizrt.com


Yamaha Commercial Audio Dugan-MY16

Designed for Yamaha digital mixers and processors; enables control of live mics via real-time, voice-activated Dugan Speech System as a plug-in card for Yamaha mixers; provides up to 16 channels of automatic mic mixing per card at 48kHz and will run at 96kHz with eight channels; patched into input channels using the consoles' setup screens; channels can be partitioned into as many as three independent automixers; internal Web server provides full virtual remote-control panel over a local network.
714-522-9011; www.yamahaca.com


Wohler MADI-8

Enables broadcasters to implement the Multiple Audio Digital Interface (MADI or AES10) in their production workflows; can be connected in series within a 64-channel MADI stream to audibly monitor up to eight channels; the 1RU monitor features a 16-character by two-line LCD display, as well as both coax and optical MADI inputs and outputs, mixed two-channel or mono analog outputs, channel presence indicators, and eight user-nameable presets.
510-870-0810; www.wohler.com


Intelsat Video Fiber Network

A network built for broadcasters to provide full flexibility and options for both SD and HD transmission; ideal for unidirectional, long-haul intercity transport of sports, entertainment and news events; 100-percent fiber network uses latest MPEG-2 compression encoding with data rates ranging from 4Mb/s up to 80Mb/s; end-to-end signal is always first generation.
202-944-7515; www.intelsat.com


Thomson Broadcast Elite 100 GreenPower

Aimed at broadcasters rolling out an initial digital deployment or extending coverage in combination with high-power Elite transmitters; use of the latest 50-V LDMOS transistor technology allows the transmitter to deliver outstanding power density and sharply reduced operational costs; available from 350W to 2000W; supports all digital standards, including DVB-T/H, DVB-T2, ISDB-Tb, ATSC, ATSC-M/H and FLO in the UHF frequency band; embedded Web server and SNMP agent enable full control and operation from remote locations.
413-998-1100; www.thomson-broadcast.com


Rushworks StreamSource

Robust 1U server class computer uses solid-state hard drive technology; features a dual GigE interface, allowing users to separate their local networking and streaming domains for enhanced security and quality of service; supports both Windows Media and Flash file creation and management; features virtually no moving parts, protecting from traditional hard-drive failure and ensuring uninterrupted reliability.
888-894-7874; www.rushworks.tv


Tektronix WFM5200/WVR5200

WFM5200 waveform monitor and WVR5200 rasterizer can monitor up to four 3G-SDI signals simultaneously; color gamut monitoring features include Tektronix's Spearhead and Luma Qualified Vector displays for color correction and grading applications; feature closed captioning, subtitles, AFD decode/display and full ANC data support for quality-control applications; provide loudness and true peaks measurements per ITU-R BS.1770-1/1771, EBU R 128 and ATSC RP A/85 recommendations, as well as multirate color bar and pathological signal generation for basic installation and maintenance applications.
800-833-9200; www.tektronix.com


Clear-Com Eclipse Digital Matrix System v5.2

Enhancements include the capability to show graphical audio levels in real time; comes with a preset factory configuration; finds matrices and panels connected to the frame via IP; new IP-based audio level monitor card, the LMC-64, enables the Production Maestro Pro to use the Clear-Vu Audio Metering; using two standard scaling options, Nordic and VU, users can monitor and adjust audio levels with the click of a mouse.
510-337-6600; www.clearcom.com


Sony HXC-D70

Features a 2/3in full HD Exmor 3 CMOS image sensor for high picture quality and high sensitivity; has a focus assist function and a range of parameters to easily adjust picture quality; selectable signal formats include: 1080i/59.94, 720p/59.94, 1080i/50 and 720p/50; has a variety of CCU interfaces; includes four SDI outputs and an HDMI monitor output.
201-930-1000; http://pro.sony.com


Videssence See-Me Lite

Produce soft, comfortable, nonglaring lighting for personal image broadcasting via webcam; provide vertical illumination to faces without blinding the presenter; also provide a uniform spread of light and minimize the contrast between the light from the fixture and the computer screen; are supplied with a plug-in Class 2 driver for universal voltage (100V to 240V) that plugs into a standard AC outlet; each 4W LED fixture provides 3000K color temperature using the Sylvania HF2 Narrow Stick.
626-579-0943; www.videssence.tv


Streambox Live Pro

Enhanced version of the Streambox Live gives users the ability to take advantage of uncapped bandwidth, full D1 resolution and Advanced Audio Coding (AAC); with emerging 4G cellular networks, the unit uses more available bandwidth on cellular networks to send professional-quality video; enables broadcasters to enhance breaking news stories with ad-hoc broadcasting content supplied by a variety of journalists, including video journalists and stringers.
206-956-0544; www.streambox.com


Telemetrics TG3

Features a redesigned low-profile trolley and track, which minimizes space requirements; constructed of lightweight aluminum components and steel rods for bearing contact; trolley is a fixed platform with straight-track operation only; rigid design provides increased stability and can be mounted on the floor or ceiling; provides accurate preset positioning and repeatable motion; available with custom track lengths and cable management systems.
201-848-9818; www.telemetricsinc.com


Lawo mc2

Features the addition of loudness monitoring for each channel following EBU R128 and ATSC A/85 specifications, and based on ITU1770; metering is shown in the channel display and the GUI main display; a permanent display of the integrated measurements is provided within the GUI.
+49 7222 1002 0; www.lawo.de


Riedel Communications MediorNet

Fiber-based real-time signal transport system for uncompressed multichannel HD/SD video, audio, intercom and data; now available in new MADI and RockNet MediorNet cards, as well as the software-based Framestore feature for U.S. markets; combines signal transport, routing, signal processing and conversion into one integrated real-time network; includes signal routing, allowing users to send any incoming signal to any output or even to multiple outputs by just a mouse click or by a router control system; each mainframe provides a router for 32 × 32 720p/1080i signals, 160 × 160 SD-SDI signals, 27,000 × 27,000 AES signals or any combination of these.
914-819-0495; www.riedel.net


EditShare XStream v6.5

Features improved project sharing for FCP compatibility, simplified media space management, solid-state performance benchmarked at 2.6Gb/s, 10Gb bonding, support for Avid DS, the ability to define user groups, optimized support for DPX, full OS X and Windows 7 compatibility and a new streamlined user interface.
617-782-0479; www.editshare.com


TBC Consoles IntelliTrac

Front and rear device tracks allow unlimited lateral positioning of critical monitors; rack bay turrets may be easily upgraded or relocated, allowing quick, user-friendly modifications; full range of articulating arms for distance, height and tilt control may be used for mounting flat-panel monitors, speakers, phones and task lighting.
631-293-4068; www.tbcconsoles.com



Functions as an audio network, a router and an I/O matrix; offers audio format conversion, A/D and D/A converter systems, audio processing, data forwarding, routing interfaces, multichannel metering, power amplifier control and intercom; optical interconnections carry all audio and control data in a digital format; graphical control software application allows any input to be routed to the desired outputs.
888-782-4391; www.usa.stagetec.com


NEVION Ventura VS901

Ventura VS901 JPEG 2000 compression series now compresses 3G as well as HD-SDI/SD-SDI with no blocking, tiling or motion dependence; designed to meet the demands of interactive, live event or any delay-sensitive applications, guaranteeing quality with minimal degradation through multiple encode/decode cycles; new module features 1.5G mathematically lossless compression, with compression ratios as lows as 5:3.
805-247-8560; www.nevion.com


Envivio Halo

Distributed content packaging and delivery solution encrypts, packages and distributes video streams for TV everywhere services; supports Smooth Streaming and HTTP Live streaming; can process up to 50 live multirate channels in Genesis format; interfaces to leading DRM vendors; can be installed centrally or distributed in the network.
650-243-2700; www.envivio.com



Uses the features of the PAM2-3G16 but with the addition of external screen monitoring capability and IT network integration; enables users to export bargraph, data and loudness screen views from a PAM2 platform to a user-supplied external video monitor; visual feedback is provided at a glance directly in the user's eye line.
+44 1628 676 200; www.tsl.co.uk


S&T (Strategy & Technology) TSProcessor

Provides ETV/EBIF application monitoring and management for broadcasters and cable headends; reads transport streams that contain ETV applications; offers detailed analysis of ETV events and content; provides for the definition of rules to drop, modify or replace applications to protect local multiplex bit-rate allocations.
+44 207 183 1500; www.s-and-t.com

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