BASE STATION SYSTEM
ADC FlexWave BSS
Provides converged in-building and outdoor GSM, GPRS and EDGE coverage and capacity; includes the nanoBTS, microBTS, a base station controller and integrated management.
HD/SD MPEG ENCODER
Advent Communications DVE5000
Includes an integrated HPA controller as well as a Web browser interface to provide remote control; supports HD and SD MPEG-2 4:2:2 encoding; offers eight audio channels (four analog plus embedded SDI), a 70MHz output option and a Dolby E auto aligner; comes in a compact half-width rack unit.
UNIVERSAL SD/HD A/V FRAME SYNC/CONVERTER
AJA Video Systems FS1
Works with both HD/SD video in full 10-bit broadcast-quality video and 24-bit audio; up/downconverts between SD and HD and provides simultaneous HD and SD outputs; supports virtually any input or output (analog or digital), eight-channel AES, balanced analog or embedded audio, closed-captioning and its conversion between SD and HD and Web-based remote control.
Booth: SU7105, SL1413
Thomson Grass Valley Edius 4.6
Includes powerful new functionality based on the JPEG2000 codec used in the the company's Infinity Digital Media Camcorder (DMC), allowing multilayer editing of EFP-quality HD content, even on a laptop computer; the workflow for Sony's XDCAM has also been enhanced to support its new EX range of camcorders; takes advantage of Sony's Simple Access Mode (SAM), whereby low-resolution video can be used in conjunction with high-resolution audio.
Analog Way Broad Scan range
Computer-to-video and HDTV scan converters fitted with digital DVI and analog RGB inputs; convert workstation, PC or Mac graphic images up to 1600 × 1200 at 60Hz (1920 × 1200 RB) into NTSC/PAL video or HDTV formats; feature genlocks fitted with loop through outputs allowing for device chaining and real-time conversion with high-performance image processing; include LCD screen and computer input format memory, which stores up to 16 user presets corresponding to 16 different input formats.
LINEAR AUDIO MODULE
APT WorldNet Oslo
Available as a tailored solution or in a variety of preconfigured system packages specifically for IP STL, T1 STL or HD radio applications; can multiplex anywhere from two to 14 stereo pairs through a single chassis and both analog and AES/EBU audio modules; features DSP-based architecture, hot-swappable modules, passive backplane and various failsafe options including redundant PSUs and automatic backup switching.
ARG ElectroDesign Inverse Multiplexer MKII
Transmits video over several low-cost telcos; maintains transmission quality by adding Reed-Solomon Error Correction and up to 64ms of differential line delay; features bidirectional transmission, T1 framing, SNMP, internal protection switching, 10/100BASE-T IP data port and plug-and-play functionality.
+44 128565 8501
DTV MONITORING UNIT
Audemat GOLDENEAGLE ATSC
A multistation (up to 40 stations) DTV monitoring unit for 8-VSB and MPEG-2 monitoring; monitors 24/7 the quality and continuity of services; automatically notifies out of tolerance conditions to the relevant person; enables the technical staff to quickly and remotely identify the point of failure; helps reduce the costs of operation by combining RF and MPEG-2 monitoring as well as transmitter remote control capabilities within the same unit.
HD CODEC TECHNOLOGY
Designed for multigeneration compositing and post production; offers optimal mastering picture quality, minimal degradation over multiple generations, reduced storage requirements, real-time HD collaboration and sharing and improved multistream performance; features full frame raster sampling, choice of 8- or 10-bit sampling and three user-selectable bit rates and real-time HD multicamera performance.
MIC INPUT SYSTEM
Aviom 6416m Mic Input Module
Remote-controllable system provides 16 mic-level analog inputs to a Pro64 audio network; each channel features continuous gain control, +48V phantom power, low cut filter, phase invert, mute and a network activation button; with a switchable pad per channel, it also accepts balanced line-level inputs; the RCI Remote Control Interface and MCS Mic Control Surface provide flexible and intuitive monitoring and remote control of the system.
TV One CORIOflex
Lets the system integrator decide the number and type of video inputs, outputs and features; designed so that one C2 video processor acts as a base unit and a variety of S2 Expansion units may be added to make a custom switcher/scaler; units are interconnected via the rear panel options connectors to become fully integrated from a video/audio flow and control standpoint.
FIXED HD/SD QUAD-SPLIT MULTIVIEWER
Avitech International MCC-8004Q
Includes four auto-detecting HD-SDI or SD-SDI video inputs with eight channels of embedded audio per source; offers output resolutions up to 1920 × 1200; includes borders, labels (up to 32 characters) and tally as well as monitoring of alarms; supports TSL protocol for dynamic labels and tally management.
Provides conversion from composite and S-video formats to computer or HDTV signals, as well as bidirectional conversion between computer graphics and HDTV signals.
AVT MAGIC E1
Consists of a MAGIC E1 MUX Multiplexers and up to 10 MAGIC AC1 XIP RM audio codecs or MAGIC AD1 XIP RM audio decoders; can transmit up to 10 stereo audio signals via 2Mb/s (E1) interface; can be used for the transmission of audio signals from one studio to several transmitter sites; enables the monitoring of the complete audio network via SNMP.
+49 911 527 10
DTV FORMAT CONVERTER
Converts SD video to and from HD in real time; its small form factor enables applications such as HD field monitoring and conversion of SD camera and graphics sources to HD; processing includes aspect ration conversion, deinterlace and noise reduction.
SMALL DUAL-CHANNEL UHF RECEIVER
Features discrete two-channel UHF receiver with stereo output, 240 user-selectable frequencies for each channel, dual digital LCD displays with multifunction readout and separate power on-off switch for each channel; comes with both dual-plug XLR and stereo mini-plug output cables, flexible high-gain antennas and a dual-function DC jack for charging batteries in-camera or to power from an external source.
HD CAMERA LENSES
Band Pro Film & Digital Carl Zeiss DigiPrime
Carl Zeiss DigiPrime 135mm T1.9 and 52mm T1.6 lenses are built for 2/3in 3CCD HD cinematography cameras; feature standard-pitch zoom, focus and iris gears, brightly marked oversized windowed cine scales, and highly-accurate, individually calibrated focus scales.
MULTICHANNEL VIDEO MONITOR
Wohler Technologies Touch-it Digital
Offers multichannel video monitoring functionality in a smart 3RU; features dual 7in high-resolution color LCD displays; the left monitor is a touch screen that displays four to 16 thumbnail images; when one of these images is touched, that video source appears on the right monitor at full size and its HD/SD-SDI source signal is sent to an unbalanced output and to a VGA output for monitoring on an external display; accepts and switches eight standard SD-SDI video inputs, passing along any embedded audio.
SYSTEM CARD OPTION
Part of the Networked Broadcast Monitor System; captures high-resolution computer imagery, encodes them in JPEG-2000 and streams them out over a Gigabit Ethernet network; encodes up to eight input signals; supports both single-link and dual-link digital DVI connections with encoding frame rates up to 60fps; allows integration of computer-generated content onto the NBMS displays, providing operators with an integrated view of process and content, leading to higher efficiency and faster response in case of calamities.
Sony Electronics C-800G
Consists of DWT-B01 transmitter, DWR-S01D receiver and DWA-01D adapter; transmits 24-bit/48KHz digital audio in a specific frequency bandwidth; delivers a wide dynamic range of more than 106dB and a wide frequency response of 20Hz to 20KHz; transmits digitally modulated, encrypted data to minimize the risk of interception; enables a significant increase in the number of simultaneous operations compared with current analog wireless systems.
TORNADO DETECTION TECHNOLOGY
Baron Services Baron Tornado Index (BTI)
Provides a ranking on a scale of 0-10 used to gauge the likelihood of a tornado in any given storm; as the BTI increases, the potential for a tornado within that storm goes up; available to existing customers subscribed to the Advanced Data Service Package at no additional charge; included in the VIPIR 5.0 release and will soon be available in FasTrac.
Bird Technologies Group Control Station Combiner
Provides frequency-agile operation across entire frequency range; reduces the number of antennas required on any communications site; ensures radio-to-radio isolation; features analog and digital compatibility; available for 132MHz to 150MHz, 150MHz to 174MHz, 380MHz to 450MHz, and 450MHz to 520MHz.
Blackmagic Design Multibridge Pro
Advanced editing system connects to SDI, HDMI, component analog, NTSC/PAL and S-video for capture and playback, with instant switching among SD, HD and 2K; features eight channels of XLR AES/EBU audio in/out and two channels of XLR analog audio in/out; uses 3Gb/s SDI for twice the SDI data rate than normal HD-SDI; supports real-time effects in Apple Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere Pro; includes Blackmagic Deck Control.
FILE-BASED NEWSROOM SOLUTION
Delivers a fully integrated, end-to-end, open architecture solution that eliminates videotape; enables users to edit stories on location using notebooks and submit them over broadband or microwave; produces, manages and distributes stories across multiple platforms; provides a single interface for national and local stories; integrates with most newsroom systems.
STORAGE AND DELIVERY SYSTEMS
Blackwave 8100 Systems
Designed to meet the unique requirements of SD and HD Internet video distribution; integrates intelligent software with standard industry hardware; eliminates the complexity of proprietary or in-sourced storage and delivery infrastructure and reduces needed rack space by 50 percent to 90 percent; provides the ability to rapidly achieve scale levels necessary for rich media delivery from 5Gb/s to many terabytes per second of performance and from 48TB to many petabytes of content library capacity.
Brick House Video Syntax
Offers upconversion and crossconversion with SDI I/O, noise reduction and ARC facilities; compact 1RU unit incorporates comprehensive audio facilities; based on advanced super-resolution bandlet technology; brings the performance advantages of motion-compensated processing without the associated disadvantages of high cost and occasionally severe artifacts.
+44 1962 777733
COLOR CHANGING LIGHTS
Energy-efficient color changing light fixtures; dimmable to 3 percent through standard protocols including DMX-512 and DALI; saturate cyclorama walls as wide as 16ft with consistently rich, even color values; durable enough to handle the rigors of studio operations; available in six- or 12-lamp models that use 28W or 54W, red/green/blue, single-phosphor T5 lamps with color sleeves; lamps can last up to 10,000 hours.
DIGITAL/ANALOG ENG/OB VAN TRANSMIT SYSTEM
Broadcast Microwave Services Truck-Coder II
Meets rugged environmental needs of ENG/OB operations; provides 100 presets that can be entered through front-panel controls or downloaded through a front-panel Ethernet port; includes a 2RU controller and antenna-mounted RF unit configured to operate in the 2GHz frequency band; features 6MHz RF bandwidth capability for simultaneous transmission of two signals within a 12MHz channel.
Ward-Beck Systems M6204A
Accepts an SD or HD digital video signal and embeds up to eight AES/EBU signals at its output; available in 75Ω and 110Ω versions; housed in openGear frame; controllable using the dashboard remote control and monitoring software application.
HD PRODUCTION SWITCHERS
Broadcast Pix Slate series
File-based architecture streamlines live production workflow; new models include the Slate 100 HD for a cost-effective live HD video production studio, the Slate 1000 HD with a professional switcher panel, the Slate 3000 HD with a router that provides up to 18 live inputs and more redundancy; each model includes a switcher with up to six keyers and DVEs, multiview monitoring, a Harris Inscriber CG, and a clip store; seamlessly networks with content from edit bays; new software includes alpha wipes with audio, support for four LCD multiview monitors, playout of MPEG-2 clips, and control of Harris NEXIO video servers.
BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE SYSTEM
Broadway Systems Analytics
Gives users the ability to analyze data from Broadway Systems or to identify, integrate and analyze data across multiple business systems; brings data warehousing, interactive reporting, analytic, scorecard and dashboard capabilities to deal, inventory and revenue analysis; enables users to move directly from monitoring a scorecard or reading a report into an analysis of that same information.
BTX Technologies ProBlox
Combines 16 coax and 26 audio/data/control contacts in one multiconnector; allows fast and simple setup and teardown in broadcast and A/V applications; custom configurable; offers 75Ω video contacts for HD signal; reduces the number of individual cables.
Calrec Audio Offline Editor
Provides operators with an emulation of the Calrec console PC application on any other PC, such as a laptop; allows remote configuration of any Calrec console, saving time on-site; enables the desk to be preconfigured while it is still in use; useful for operators who are working on a tight schedule, such as freelance operators planning for a specific outside broadcast.
+44 1422 842159
Camera Corps HD MiniZoom
A miniature broadcast-quality 720p/1080i 50/59.94Hz HD camera with integral remotely controllable zoom lens; measures just 96mm × 49mm × 45mm; incorporates a 1/3in 2-megapixel CMOS sensor with 10X zoom lens (5.1mm to 51mm) in a weatherproofed aluminium housing; total weight is just 285g; has very low power consumption (3.8W power at 6V to 12V DC); can be used in full auto mode with the lens at wide angle.
+44 1932 592 299
CAMERA CONNECTOR PANELS
Canare Hybrid Fiber-Optic Camera Connector Panels
HFO camera connectors with integrated splice enclosures, installable in terminal boards or racks; ideal for configuring HD camera-to-broadcast van transmissions; distinct connector units and mounting frames offer the flexibility needed to meet the layout needs of a variety of system configurations; support five-directional wiring: left, right, top, bottom and beneath; connection unit can be detached from main unit for comfortable workability; accommodates male and female HFO receptacles with built-in splice box and tension member support.
HDTV STUDIO LENS
Canon DIGISUPER 27
Has a focal length of 6.5mm to 180mm; offers optional BWA-271 0.9x wide-angle attachment; features a servo-zoom speed of 0.5 seconds; a new optional remote-controllable macro-focus feature allows the camera operator to perform macro focusing from the pan bar; incorporates the second-generation Digital Servo System, designed to make zoom and focus controls precise and repeatable.
PLENUM-GRADE AUDIO SNAKE
Clark Wire & Cable 712-PLEN
Features company's quick-strip method where the foil shield is bonded to the jacket, individually color-coded pairs and 12 channels; can be purchased in bulk cut to length.
MODULE FOR ARCHIVE SYSTEM
Module for the cinegy workflow archive system is designed to enable easy export to Avid with new batch job functionality; increases workflow automation by allowing users to drag and drop clips to job folders to be automatically exported to predefined formats (AAF/MXF or WMV).
Opticomm RGB-4000 series
Offers RGB H/V (VGA), stereo audio, keyboard and mouse, as well as RS-232 serial data, all over one fiber; ideal for high-resolution video applications; simplifies cabling infrastructures and provides LED indication for optical link status, signal status and power monitoring; features multi- or single-mode operation; reduces fiber count from five to one fiber.
SD/HD MULTIFORMAT PRODUCTION SWITCHER
Snell & Wilcox Kahuna
New DVE capabilities include a Fluid Effects capability that allows operators to wrap live video around animated models for a highly sophisticated look in live production; rather than render video and the 3-D model on a separate system, Kahuna operators can select any real-time source and apply it to any 3-D model that has been preloaded onto the switcher.
PC-based multiuser conferencing and intercom system; based on voice-over-IP technology; drag and drop functionality make ad-hoc communications possible; supports a wide variety of codecs including wideband and ultra wideband for audio quality; offers high-quality audio over a standard Internet or intranet between local and remote users; enables users to monitor the availability of participants.
CONVERTER WITH AUDIO EMBEDDER
Cobalt Digital COMPASS 9061
An up-, down- and crossconverter with universal for installation into the openGear frame; features a high-quality 12-bit analog to 10-bit serial digital converter, an HD/SD-SDI input, analog and digital audio inputs, audio embedding, audio de-embedding, frame sync and user audio/video level controls; new addition offers HD/SD-SDI closed-captioning conversion.
Codan Broadcast NK series
Supports multidefinition (HD and SD), SD-SDI, analogue video, AES/EBU, stereo analog audio and data (RS422 Machine Control) levels; series components are linked with the RS-485 multidrop T-Bus Control System, using standard Cat 5 cable; additional system components include the Phoenix Control Surface, a broad range of fully programmable control panels, a virtual routing core, a network bridge, a GPI interface, automation interfaces and other protocol converters, plus rack-mount redundant power supplies.
ROUTER CONTROL PANEL
The X-Y/multidestination control panel provides extensive control and status display capabilities in a 2RU package that is less than 2.5in deep; features next-generation LCD buttons capable of showing three lines of display with up to eight character mnemonics on each line; flexible panel configuration allows the user to choose from many button colors.
PlayBox Technology CaptureBox V2.0
Offers high-quality capturing in a variety of compression codecs, including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, DV and AVC/H.264; allows an ASI input to be rebroadcasted as an IP stream, permitting remote compliance monitoring; allows compliance recording of not only video and audio but also any accompanying data services (PIDs) associated with the channel.
Iconix Video HD-2K CCU
4:4:4 CCU produces 2048 × 1080p images from 23.98Hz to 30Hz; outputs NTSC, PAL, 720p, 1080i, 1080PsF and 1080p from 24fps to 60fps.
FIBER-OPTIC TRANSMISSION SYSTEM
Communications Specialties Pure Digital Fiberlink 7500 series
Now available in both single mode and multimode versions for fiber-optic transmission for DVI and stereo audio over one fiber; supports DVI-I single-link resolutions up to 1920 × 1200 at 165MHz pixel clock and HDTV resolutions of 480p, 1080i and 1080p (DVI format); new addition provides multimode support up to 750m and features a unique triple EDID function, with loop through, internal generation or capture and storage.
DISASTER RECOVERY SYSTEM
Digital Broadcast MediaBank Safety Net
Provides complete on-air functions off-site in the event the station is unable to maintain on-air operations.
C- OR KU-BAND BLOCK UPCONVERTER
Comtech Media LPOD
Designed to eliminate the traditional requirement for the modem to supply a DC power source and a 10MHz reference to the BUCs and LNBs; the optional internal reference and LNB bias T greatly simplify multicarrier operation and provide cost-effective redundant solutions.
Dielectric Communications TU series Antenna
A vertically polarized, high-power, broadband UHF panel antenna; offers the same versatile and reliable features as the proven Deltawing design, with the added benefit of vertical polarization.
NTT Electronics HVT9100
Enables real-time conversion of MPEG-2 video to AVC/H.264 with low latency and maintains outstanding image quality; a perfect match for HDTV transmission by IPTV, CATV, and satellite TV services with limited bandwidth; high quality and low latency transcoding is possible with newly developed build-in original LSI (supports 4:2:2 and 4:2:0).
+81 45 4533 685
NEWS CATALOGING SYSTEM
Digitally archives stories after airing and provides a method to easily locate material at a later date; archived video clips are linked to a database containing all script information from the newsroom computer system; database functionality includes an extensive search function, allowing producers and editors to search for a story using traditional parameters such as date, slug, script information or key words.
CLIP AND STING STORE
Crystal Vision Clip N Key
Allows a special clip or sting with optional associated key signal and audio to be played repeatedly; can store 25 seconds of moving HD video or six times that in SD; can be used by a live operator in conjunction with a video switcher, with the switcher providing the keying if necessary; supports industry-standard software protocols on the board.
+44 1223 497049
HD/SD CAMERA SYSTEM
Supports 1080i, 720p and 480i formats; can simultaneously output both HD and SD signals; features three progressive 1/3in IT CCDs, a 14-bit A/D converter and a 19-bit digital signal processor to produce clean, high-res images in a wide range of lighting conditions and environments; incorporates an HD 13X auto/manual focus zoom lens with a fast f1.6 maximum aperture, and a wide-angle focal length of 4.2mm.
DIGITAL TRANSPOSER WITH AUTOMATIC ECHO-CANCELLING
Screen Service Broadcasting Technologies
Use regenerative and nonregenerative techniques; includes latest generation of digital automatic echo-cancelling device for iso-frequency repeaters (gap-fillers), allowing complete coverage of dark areas in urban and hillside applications.
DataDirect Networks S2A9900 StorageScaler
The eighth-generation Silicon Storage Architecture (S2A) appliance and storage system; delivers sustained bandwidth of up to 6GB/s per appliance and enabling storage systems that will scale beyond 250GB/s in total throughput between host computers and the disk drives; allows for more complex and detailed computer simulations to be run; supports 8Gb/s Fibre Channel as well as 20Gb/s Infiniband DDR host connections; leverages the latest serial attached SCSI (SAS) protocol to communicate to the drives it manages, providing a future-proof roadmap to the latest disk drive technologies, speeds and capacities.
Digital Rapids StreamZ Live
Designed for applications from live IPTV channels to webcasting; available with a choice of encoding format (including H.264/AVC, VC-1/WMV, On2 VP6 for Adobe Flash, 3GPP/Mobile and MPEG-2); available with a choice of analog and digital input connectivity options.
DMT USA NABLA
Can deliver up to 100W RMS with a modular and versatile structure, featuring a built-in satellite receiver and advanced control systems; interface connections, power supply and cooling air circulation have been designed to comply with the operational requirements and constraints typical of telecom stations.
Fischer Connectors 1052 series
Compatible with 3/8in (0.95cm) and 1/2in (1.27cm) in 75 cables; protect sensitive signals from RFI interference with integral shielding within the connector body; route signals through contacts plated with a minimum of 1µm of gold.
XT SERVER SOFTWARE
EVS Multicam 9.00
Offers significant improvements in media file transfer with new file architecture and GigE connectivity as well as additional improvements to multiformat media exchange with third-party systems including storage, MAMs and craft editors.
AUTOMATIC LOUDNESS CORRECTION
Dolby DP600 Program Optimizer
For file-based content; automatically analyzes and normalizes loudness levels in a standardized, repeatable way — in faster than real time; ensures that archived and newly ingested programming plays out at a consistent loudness level.
CONVERTER AND SYNCHRONIZER
The 1RU, all-in-one converter and synchronizer is the latest addition to the Harris 3Gb/s family of products; features optional frame rate conversion or program delay to remove profanity; offers eight AES input and output with 32 channels of internal audio processing.
NTP REFERENCED MASTER CLOCK/TIME CODE GENERATOR
Displays nine digits of time as received via user-selected NTP server; generates several types of time code including ESE-TC89, ESE-TC90, USB, RS-232C/ASCII, SMPTE/EBU and IRIG-B; interfaces with new or existing computers, automation systems and third-party clock systems; features rugged construction, automatic correction for Daylight Savings Time and four-hour battery backup.
DIGITAL VIDEO CONVERTER
Thomson Grass Valley ADVC-HD50
Converts the uncompressed HDMI HD video and audio to the HDV format and outputs the signal via FireWire (IEEE 1394) for use in any HDV-compatible nonlinear editor; can be used with both Mac- and PC-based editors.
CAMERA COLOR CHIP CHART
DSC Laboratories ChromaDuMonde 48
A new addition to the ChromaDuMondes series; the 48-color plus crossed grayscales DreamCatcher generates precise hexagonal vectorscope displays in unique spoke patterns with 12 primary and intermediary colors in the boxes; this chart helps purists who want to know what happens to colors of the same hue as they become less saturated.
STREAMING MEDIA BRIDGE
DVEO IP Caster
Low-cost appliance allows users to deliver their compressed HD content over fiber on copper IP networks; sends and receives both single- and multi-program MPEG-2 transport streams; features Web-based remote management and Pro-MPEG Code of Practice #3 Forward Error Correction.
X-BAND DOUBLE-SHIELDED SINGLE-PAIR ANALOG CABLE
Features conductors made from 24AWG oxygen-free copper for maximum conductivity and corrosion resistance, a 95-percent TC braid and a 100-percent foil shield for exceptional RF/EMI noise rejection, and an extra flexible, easy to strip outer jacket.
Studer Route 6000
Standalone audio routers based on the Score Live DSP core and D21m I/O system; multiple I/O formats; capable of routing up to 1728 inputs and outputs; can be controlled by Studer Vista or OnAir 3000 consoles, Studer's Route 1000 software or via external third-party sytems.
FIBER-OPTIC TRANSMISSION SYSTEM
Features customizable, multioriented video, audio and data input configurations; supports most signals deriving from commercially available video, audio and data equipment in any configuration; the system can be configured online; also features daisy-chained time division multiplexing.
A full duplex wireless; provides hands-free, two-way voice communications; includes a Monarch headset fitted with a shell-mounted switch, quick disconnect connector and camera interconnect cable; has a range up to 100m.
CONTROL INTEGRATION SYSTEM
Touch-screen computer automates complex tasks and program elements to support fast, accurate and creative production of the best programs possible; in preproduction mode, allows the operator to configure the switcher, create complex sequences and assign functions such as M/Epresets to soft buttons; in on-air mode, becomes an extension of the control panel — a touch-screen interface with soft buttoms that can execute sequences, recall M/E presets and control third-party devices.
DIGITAL AUDIO MIXER
A digital production console with 18 inputs, mixing, 24/96 processing, a three-band sweepable EQ and pro-quality effects; the system's design enables the main breakout box to be housed away from the control surface for maximum ease of use; now features version 2 software, adding DAW controller functionality to the unit's existing abilities; software includes Cakewalk Sonar and Apple Logic modes that enable the DAW to be controlled out of the box, with M-16DX knobs being assigned to their equivalent software controllers at the touch of a button.
The 1RU chassis incorporates Microsoft Windows with the company's HD/SD closed-captioning solution; designed for the demands of post-production encoding; incorporates HD and SD video paths, a time code reader and a network-ready PC with software; specifically designed for the EEG CCPlay software suite; puts an end to cabling and interoperability problems; offers a seamless and intuitive workflow for file-based captioning jobs.
CONTENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Combines content management software, content transport systems, content storage systems and best practices to help manage content securely and safely across an entire business model; facilitates communications between hardware, software and partners; ingests, manages, stores and transform any type of rich media for distribution to any type of venue, including IPTV, mobile and the Internet.
VIDEO GRAPHICS SYSTEM
Features new functionality that allows live Internet Web pages to be displayed in HD 720p/1080i/1080p in real time; allows the presenter to navigate the Web live in HD without using scan converters.
+44 20 8755 2014
eMotion Engines Transformer
A file-based standards converter that provides a high picture quality using the company's motion estimation technology at any resolution up to and including 2K; also incorporates aspect ratio conversion technology.
+44 1488 657282
The studio lenses feature a wide angle of 7mm, precision zoom/focus and minimum focus breathing; the lenses are lightweight, weighing only 13.2lbs; include a robotic interface and removable hood.
NETWORK MONITORING SYSTEM
A compact network probe designed to combine continuous monitoring of both critical RF and MPEG-2-TS parameters to provide cable carriers with a constant view of their network health and status with cost-efficiency; can continuously log all statistics values and sending of SNMP traps if parameter values get out of the defined range; can monitor multiple channels on a round-robin basis.
Ensemble Designs 7900
For use in broadcast and post; can process SD signals into HD, downconvert HD signals into standard definition, and perform format and aspect ratio conversion on both SD and HD signals; accepts asynchronous signals; automatically adjusts between SD/HD color space and gamma; features edge and motion adaptive noise reduction, picture detail enhancement and anti-alias filter.
DIGITAL AUDIO MIXER
Euphonix System 5-B
Comprises a control surface, digital processing core, digital and analog interfaces, and a system management software application called eMix; designed for high-quality sound, with full support for 24-bit I/O and internal processing at 40-bit floating point; 96kHz sample rate operation is available.
HD VIDEO SERVER
Doremi Labs V1-HD-2K
Records and plays SD and HD-SDI video; features high-quality JPEG2000 video compression; hot-swap drive provides up to six hours of storage; can function as a Sony 9pin device via its RS-422 port; also compatible with Odetics and VDCP (Louth) .
Autosenses an HD or SD input signal and de-embeds eight AES signals; detects and decodes Dolby E or AC3; provides handles for video and audio delay, then re-embeds the decoded 5.1 audio into the video VANC signal; two-slot module improves workflow efficiency and supports embedded and discrete audio inputs; provides audio mixing options, as well as offers a serial metadata output; SNMP-enabled for monitoring and configuration control.
Offers a comprehensive suite of software applications to control production workflows from ingest to playout; includes a new production playlist and a new series of tools offering intuitive control of media between XT servers or between the XT and third-party craft editors.
Fast Forward Video Recon DVR
An ultra-compact, board-level DVR; offers the ultimate flexibility to manufacturers of OEM products that can work in standalone or portable applications without sacrificing performance or quality; based on the same architecture as the professional DigiDeck DVR; provides outstanding 720 × 486 pixel image resolution and scalable compression with high quality video inputs and outputs to maximize image quality.
4:4:4 SAFE-AREA GRATICULE GENERATOR
Generates safe action graticules, safe title and center markers (short and full screen) for all common TV and film formats; designed for SD, HD-SDI multidefinition and for SD, HD-SDI and 2K ultraDef post-production applications; additional features include three safe-area cursor generators with full user control of cursor color, transparency and type, as well as specialized functions for text height and aspect ratio measurement.
ENG MOBILE TRANSMITTER
Microwave Radio Communications MRX4000 Plus
Features of the MRX4000 demodulator and decoder, and a high dynamic range, RF and IF section to meet the demands of the digital era; a seamlessly integrated digital and analog central receiver in a 1RU form factor; offers full remote control via Ethernet or serial interfaces to simplify remote management and troubleshooting; provides a high dynamic range that exceeds the tough demands of digital broadcasting; includes digital and digital/analog configurations for all major broadcast applications.
Fischer Connectors 1051 series
A new design of the 1051 plug and cable receptacle facilitates quicker assembly, maintenance and cable installation; made of new material, the series is now lighter but still retains its high strength; the parts that make up the connector have been optimized and their number reduced, so that the assembly process is simplified and requires no specific tools; when cabled, the new connector is more versatile; contact blocks are interchangeable, which simplifies maintenance.
AUDIO FUNCTION CARD
An optional audio function card for FRC-7000 HD frame rate converter; supports 16 channels for digital audio input and output; can perform delay compensation for all audio channels; can be equipped with Dolby E encoding and decoding as an option.
Dielectric Communications TUM Antenna
A high-power, broadband UHF elliptically polarized panel antenna; offers variable polarization ratio from 0 percent to 100 percent while maintaining an excellent axial ratio.
Forecast Consoles Sightline Monitor Wall System
Offers a cost-effective solution to build a monitor wall of any size and shape that will meet the needs of today and easily be scaled and reconfigured to meet the ever-changing needs of tomorrow; can be free-standing or wall-mounting monitor walls.
HD STANDARDS CONVERTER
Snell & Wilcox Alchemist Ph.C
Offers simultaneous SD and HD upconversion in a compact 3RU mainframe; one-box approach delivers HD frame-rate conversion between 50Hz and 60Hz HD standards for both 1080i and 720p formats, as well as SD frame-rate conversion between 50Hz and 60Hz material; provides motion-compensated HDTV upconversion, downconversion and crossconversion.
Frezzi Energy Systems Model FLPM
Low-profile mounting bracket enables HD cameras to have the newest dimmer controlled Frezzi Micro-Fill light positioned over the camera lense and in line with the camera's carrying handle; designed for camera and lighting usage in space-tight environments to provide a synergistic use configuration of light and camera.
Designed for ATSC terrestrial transmitters and repeater stations, integrated test systems and exiters and R&D experimentation; features ATSC compliancy, high modulation performance, optional onboard GPS, linear and nonlinear digital precorrection circuits; versatile stream inputs (SMPTE, DVB-ASI), compact size for easy OEM integration and a single 12V power supply.
AUTOMATED QUALITY ASSESSMENT TOOL
Front Porch Digital DIVAnalyze
A hardware- and software-based automated quality assessment tool; presented to users through the DIVAdirector Web-based interface; enables improvement of efficiency, reliability and repeatability of video and audio quality control, particularly in situations involving batch content ingest; the analysis step in the content lifecycle can be dynamically defined in DIVArchive, leveraging the company's Storage Plan Manager.
A compact surveillance zoom lens designed with several new features that offer increased performance for day and night operations; features such as megapixel-compatible high-res, long telephoto zoom capability, pre-set functionality and remote iris control make this lens well suited for a variety of security, surveillance and long-distance applications; specialized optics use an extremely low longitudinal chromatic aberration lens, which minimize color fringing and provides crisp color images in daylight.
MPEG-4 AVC HD ENCODER
Designed for broadcasters wishing to transmit remote HD content through existing satellite configurations; can minimize costs by using a single satellite channel to carry 1080i or 720p format HD content at data rates ranging from 4Mb/s to 20Mb/s with encoding-decoding latency of less than 300ms; well suited for satellite newsgathering because it allows HD news content to be transmitted in the same satellite bandwidth needed today for SD contribution.
Gefen DVI to HD-SDI Scaler Plus
Incorporates the ability to further refine the video output in the HD-SDI format to enable the sharpest image possible; features genlock control, color and gamma corrections, noise reductions, detail enhancements and pattern generators to test performance.
X-BAND UNBALANCED INSTRUMENT CABLE
Features a heavy gage (20AWG) oxygen-free copper conductor for maximum conductivity and corrosion resistance, two densely stranded 95-percent copper braid shields combined with a semiconductive PVC layer to provide exceptional EMI/RF rejection and low triboelectric handling noise, and a flexible, easy to strip, abrasion-resistant outer jacket.
CAMERA STABILIZATION SYSTEM
Glidecam Industries Glidecam X-10
Designed for cameras weighing up to 6lbs when used with the Glidecam 2000 Pro or 4lbs-10lbs when used with the Glidecam 4000 Pro; isolates body's motion from the camera while the camera is balanced in an isolated state; features support arm that can move vertically, horizontally and pivoted in and out.
Global Microwave Systems Messenger 2 Transmitter
Features a built-in AVC/H.264 encoder; supports SD and HD formats up to 1080p; offers low system latency (one frame) and low power consumption (13W); allows for up to four audio channels with embedded audio, user data support, AES 128-bit security, COFDM modulation with local control, an output frequency of 1GHz to 7GHz and a high throughput option for maximum link performance.
Globalstor ExtremeStor-DI Tower
Optimum for uncompressed HD/2K capture and playback; the dual Quad Core tower-based workstation is built for easy installation and equipped with 10 fault-tolerant, hot-swappable SATA drives that can support a wide range of RAID levels including RAID 5; capacities range from 2.5TB to 10TB; integrates Dual Intel Xeon or AMD Opteron Quad Core processors for maximized computing power that can deliver up to 600Mb/s of sustained data throughput in RAID 5.
HD/SD 3-D GRAPHICS SYSTEM
Harris Inscriber G7
A key option is the Inscriber MOS v5 newsroom graphics management system, which allows journalists to create customized, template-based graphics from within any newsroom computer system (NRCS) and automatically insert them into their newsroom rundown; centralized playout allows all changes to the NRCS playlist generated from the G-Series graphics systems to be automatically updated across multiple channels.
Implements standard quality control checks on video, audio and metadata in a Windows-based software program designed to check content in a file-based and baseband environment; uses the built in file management control for files to be assessed individually, by batch or automatically as files are ingested into the server; now checks for material that may trigger a seizure in those suffering from photo-sensitive epilepsy (PSE).
Hitachi Kokusai Electric America HV-HD30
Incorporates three HDTV 1/3in, 1.3-megapixel CMOS sensors; provides both 1080i and 720p camera outputs; the camera is a compact box-type head, weighing 600g; a wide range of adjustments can be made remotely, providing versatility that makes the camera usable as a studio subcamera, in remote observation applications, as a point-of-view camera and in industrial applications.
LOGGING SOFTWARE UPDATE
An SMPTE time-code-based video production logging program; new features include wireless operation using the Bluetooth interface and convenient hands-free logging using voice recognition technology; Bluetooth capability provides a simple and reliable way of performing wireless on the set logging using a laptop PC in conjunction with the Hortia TCBTx SMPTE to Bluetooth time code converter/transmitter; voice recognition allows SMPTE time code values to be captured and associated text data entered hands free.
GSM NETWORK SOLUTION
Consists of softswitch MSC, IP-based RAN and value-added services; optimized for microcellular and specialized mobile applications such as rural coverage, maritime, private networks, military and government; features a compact, scalable configuration.
ROBOTIC CAMERA CONTROL SOFTWARE
Hybrid MC MERCURY
Simultaneously controls up to six titanium and/or silver robotic cameras; runs on Linux PCs; provides a convenient, easy-to-use control solution for multiple cameras in any application.
+33 1 46 73 00 66
IBM System Storage TS1129
Designed for applications that need high capacity, fast access to data or long-term data retention; is supported in IBM tape libraries, IBM frames that support stand-alone installation and in an IBM 3592 C20 frame attached to a Sun StorageTek 9310 library; uses IBM 3592 cartridges, which are available in limited capacity (100GB) for fast access to data, and standard capacity (500GB) or extended capacity (700GB) that help to reduce resources to lower total cost.
CAMERA REMOTE CONTROL
Iconix Video RCP-160
Designed for use with Iconix cameras; controls up to six cameras from a single RCP; features a touch-screen LCD GUI for full menu and control access, as well as two dedicated and assignable encoder knobs; offers permit lens motor control, including zoom, focus and iris; other features include a three-in-one memory card interface for scene and setup storage, full camera paint and feature control, and user-definable buttons.
SD/HD/AES SYNC GENERATOR
AJA Video Systems GEN10
Features seven outputs, including two groups of independently controlled SD/HD sync outputs and one AES-11 output; SD outputs can be switched between color black or color bars; HD trilevel sync can be switched between 19 different HD formats; AES-11 output can be switched between silence and tone; includes external dip switch configuration.
Booth: SU7105, SL1413
LED CAMERA LIGHT
IDX System Technology X3-Lite
Offers the advantages of LEDs in an ENG camera light body; features a long LED life; system is cool running; offers high luminance and no color change over the battery voltage variation.
MULTIPURPOSE COMPACT HDTV CAMERA
Records in native format using either 1080i CCDs or 720p CCDs; features 14-bit A/D conversion, remotely controllable four-position optical filter, low-noise feedback-type amplifier circuit to eliminate noticeable noise, SDTV BBS signal that can be used as an external sync signal for genlock and full remote control capability.
NEW OUTPUT OPTION
Image Video VxV-4HD
A new option for the VxV-4HD quad split processor; provides an HD-SDI output module, as well as a DVI input module, which allows multiple units to be cascaded together.
ARG ElectroDesign 1900
Allows users to optimize bandwidth by transmitting multiple signals over E3 or DS3 links, connect up to eight data inputs (ASI, SPI or unframed E1 or T1) and limit usage on each input channel; features 1RU design, dual auto-ranging AC power supplies, optional dual 48V DC power supplies, front-panel control, LED indicators, optional Web server module for remote control, RS-232 for setup and relay contacts for control and monitoring.
+44 128565 8501
SD/HD MASTER CONTROL SYSTEM
Features up to four DSKs, a preview bath, 16-level audio mixing, AES voice-overs, Dolby E mixing, DVE, bug inserter and frame delay; offers tight integration with Pro-Bel control panels, Morpheus control and Monitoring and Morpheus Automation; housed in a single 2U frame.
SCALABLE SERVER SOLUTION
Avid MediaStream 8000 v3.31
Comes with native HD/SD storage and playout capabilities as well as built-in up- and downconversion; can be configured from a few channels using a standalone server to up to 100 simultaneous channels using a SAN; supports interoperation with Avid products as well as a large number of third-party broadcast solutions; new version offers support for XDCAM HD and long GOP MPEG-2 playout.
OPTICAL BEAM TRANSCEIVER
Canon DT-150 HD Canonbeam
Provides bidirectional, uncompressed 1.5Gb/s transmission of embedded digital video, audio and camera control signals on a single HD-SDI or SD-SDI stream without delay; can relay embedded HD-SDI and SD-SDI video from multiple cameras or other HD/SD video sources, along with embedded return video and audio to the camera operator, camera control signals and robotic camera-control data.
LIVE SLOW-MOTION SOLUTION
I-Movix SprintCam Live
Supports rates up to 8000fps with instant replay at SD and HD (720p and 1080i); comprises a camera, CCU, an operator control panel and a slow-motion remote control; provides real-time control of image quality settings, including gamma, knee and white/black balance; features a new sensor that provides increased dynamic range and image quality.
+32 65 321535
MULTI-IMAGE DISPLAY PROCESSORS
Avitech International Rainier
Feature a small form factor; can auto-detect up to 32 different computer and video inputs; offer up to 20 different selectable output resolutions; integrated on-screen display provides labels, borders and tally information.
WIRELESS INTERCOM SYSTEM
IntraCom Systems VCOM Wireless Intercom
Supports virtually an unlimited number of channels configurable for point-to-points, group calls or party lines; interfaces with other communication systems, has no frequency constraints and runs on Wi-Fi and/or data cellular-enabled handsets running Windows Mobile 5.0 and higher; offers the power of multichannel ProComm matrix intercoms in a handheld.
NEWS PRODUCTION SYSTEM
Ingest system that enables simultaneous manual or automatic recordings from tapes, satellite and or studio feeds; enables users to program regular recordings into a reclist and generate DV25 MPEG2@50Mb/s and MXF files.
+34 93 734 99 70
Ensemble Designs 7460
Fail-safe protection switch for critical digital paths for broadcast or satellite applications; supports SD-SDI, HD-SDI and DVB-ASI signals; detects TRS, black, silence and freeze for HD and SD signals; detects signal presence, program packets, PMT, PAT and PIDs for ASI signals; detection specifics are user-programmable.
RGBHV ROUTING SWITCHERS
The ISIS Group INNOVATION
Easy to install where long cable runs make the HD15 connectors less desirable; designed specifically for multimedia applications; uses the latest crosspoint technology to extend bandwidth and slow-rate performance, allowing it to work with the most demanding resolutions; features hot-swappable, front-loading modules, a redundant power supply option, and a choice of local, remote, or GUI controls to ensure professional performance in any venue.
HDMI VIDEO SCALER
Accepts HDMI signals, DVI signals (via DVI to HDMI cable), PC-generated RGB signals (up to WUXGA), HD component signals (YPbPr/YCbCr, 480i up to 1080i), S-video and composite video signals as valid inputs.
Barco Networked Broadcast Monitioring System V2.1
Enables operators to monitor the broadcast process more efficiently and visualize real-time video content on rear-screen projection modules or LCD panels; includes standalone display controller and three hot-swappable modules that are front-accessible; NGP-001 Display Controller allows users to display as many as 64 video sources on two high-res screens; eight-channel NGS-103 input module captures SDI and composite video signals, encodes them in JPEG2000 and streams them over a GigE network; NGS-104 Communication and Interface Module and NGS-107 General Purpose IO Module provide connectivity to legacy and third-party equipment.
BROADBAND UHF SLOT ANTENNA
Provides a high-performance antenna design for either analog or DTV broadband applications; eliminates the need for multiple antennas; provides a single, compact solution that conserves tower space and minimizes wind load.
MPEG VIDEO PROBE
JDSU DTS MVP-200
A video monitoring tool that uses MPEG analysis capabilities; comes in a rack-mount form with an added rapid channel scan capability; allows operators to validate the performance of video across IP, ASI and QAM signals; performs tests for digital program insertion, ad splicing, rate shaping, grooming, MPEG remuxing, encryption and modulation; conducts automated channel scanning to test each MPEG program across and entire RF or GigE input signal.
JustEdit vsnnetsharer and vsnmacsharer
Enable journalist PCs, editors and/or post-production teams to easily and quickly locate materials stored in video servers; allow searches by keywords in the SQL database; create copies in low-resolution in WM9 for searches or editing; from the timeline, the editor registers and copies news in the news video server playlist vsnairnews and vsnmatic in the master control room.
+34 93 734 99 70
JVC Professional GY-HD200
Supports multiple frame rate recording in 720/24p, 25p, 30p, 50p and 60p; features compact shoulder professional form factor, wide choice of lenses and accessories, optional HZ-CA13U prime lens adapter, built-in image flip recording when using prime lenses, built-in 14.4V battery mount, dual-media (tape +HDD) recording with DTE, MPEG-2 encoding, advanced 14-bit A/D converter and BNC connectors.
Booth: C4218, N111LMR
Kings-Winchester Electronics Quick Connect SMA
Push/pull connection system allows for quicker mating; when mated, the connectors can rotate 360 degrees; provides electrical performance up to 6GHz when compared with a standard SMA; compact design uses SMA standard spacing down to 0.500 centers; designs are available for both flexible and semi-rigid type cables.
DOLBY E ENCODER
Enables the distribution of up to eight channels of high-quality audio plus Dolby Digital metadata via a single AES3 pair on two audio tracks of a digital videotape, digital audiotape, video server or two-channel distribution systems; performs Dolby E audio encoding, developed specifically for the production, contribution and distribution of multichannel audio.
Kino Flo Mega 4Bank DMX
Can harmonize light levels in a fixture array or switch tubes independently of one another from a DMX control board; the system includes a fixture, mounting plate, extension cable and Mega4Bank DMX Ballast; the Ballast operates 4Bank fixtures, double fixtures, single fixtures and the company's Blanket-Lite; the lighting is designed to run on high output 8ft and 6ft True Match lamps.
Klotz Digital VADIS Shared Control Management
Manages the use of sharing resources through a LAN infrastructure, such as central playout systems, freely assignable announcer booths, remotely controlled mic preamps, pool of telephone hybrids and codecs, central devices, and devices in other studios or areas; provides access to all device-specific parameters, functions and attributes to allow a quick operation.
FULL DUPLEX TRANSCEIVER
Eartec Simultalk 24G
Designed for hands-free, short-range communications; sends and receives messages on different frequencies, allowing users to communicate at the same time; features volume control, talk/standby switch, molded belt clip and miniature stubby antenna; weighs 4.5oz.
8-VSB/QAM TO GIGE CONVERTER
KTech Telecom DVM-3300
Performs quad 8-VSB/QAM RF to GigE conversion; takes in the 8-VSB RF input or 64/256QAM RF input (four channel max) and converts the MPEG-2 TS from each of the RF channels into MPTS in GigE output; supports SNMP, FTP, HTTP and multiple MPTS/UPD/SPTS.
DIGITAL FORMAT CONVERTERS
Kramer Electronics FC-47/FC-48
FC-47 accepts an HDMI signal and outputs a digital DVI signal, on a DVI-I connector, and S/PDIF audio signal, on an RCA connector; FC-48 outputs an HDMI signal by combining a digital DVI signal on a DVI-I connector and an S/PDIF audio signal on an RCA connector; support 20 PC resolutions from VGA at 60Hz to UXGA at 60Hz.
MONITOR EXPOSURE OPTION
Enables users to determine optimal camera exposure settings by detecting the actual signal levels captured during pre-shoot lineup, and define a dual-link SDI/HD-SDI signal analyzer; allows for upgrades; allows simultaneous viewing of four SDI or HD-SDI sources; outputs to any compatible XGA monitor; features twin auto-detecting inputs.
A/V QUALITY MONITORING
New additions include field-by-field accuracy for video quality assessment and millisecond measurement of lip sync errors and enhanced remote monitoring capabilities with AC-3 audio measurement; compression noise detection and an HD component input is also available; now capable of 720p and 1080p/24 monitoring in addition to the already released 1080i format.
LOW-POWER UHF TRANSMITTER
Larcan MXi series
Provides digital progress with any standard from 10W to 350W digital; supports worldwide analog, digital and mobile broadcast standards; offers frequency agile broadband design and integrated system diagnostics with extensive monitoring and control capabilities; designed to address the needs of DVB-T/DVB-H markets and single frequency networks.
Lawo North America Nova73 HD
Scalable up to 8192 mono channels; synchronous system has defined latency of few samples; features a variety of interfaces and direct ATM link; 96KHz and Dolby E compatible with integrated signal processing; features STAR2 architecture and redundancy options; operation during servicing or refitting is not interrupted; hot-plugging is no longer restricted.
MULTICHANNEL WIRING SYSTEM
The I/O configuration can be changed by inserting the required modules into the five slots; can route audio channels on a one- or two-channel basis in addition to the four-channel basis of previous versions; Key Lock function prevents unintentional changes; other features include a level indicator clips hold and LED dimmer.
+81 424 818612
Combines the capsule from Heil Sound's PR20 dynamic microphone with Lectronsonics UT series digital hybrid wireless transmitters; features 100mW RF power and 256 synthesized frequencies; designed to ensure compandor-free audio for wide dynamic range and neutral frequency response; employs Heil's grill basket and capsule identifier ring.
CG AND PLAYOUT SOFTWARE
SD and HD CG software that can handle simultaneous previewing, creating, displaying and controlling of projects for logos, tickers, crawls, image sequences, analog and digital clocks, and playback of AVI DV clips; runs on Windows XP and uses an nVidia video card for real-time GPU rendering; 24-bit (TrueColor) with an 8-bit alpha channel (256 transparency levels); keying can be internal or external.
DIGITAL AUDIO AND METADATA MONITOR
Linear Acoustic LAMBDA
Designed to enable audio and metadata monitoring throughout the entire broadcast chain; displays and reproduces up to 16 audio channels from AES or embedded HD-SDI input; accepts audio metadata via nine-pin serial input or extracts it from the VANC space of an applied HD-SDI input; displays audio and metadata in combination to allow for accurate monitoring.
LI-ION V-MOUNT BATTERY SYSTEM
IDX System Technology Endura Elite
Designed for ENG/EFP productions features a 142Wh capacity, a twin power cartridge design that doubles its shooting capability for operation of up to 3.5 hours using a 40W HD ENG/EFP camera and replaceable cartridges; complies with RoHS and aircraft security regulations; works with existing Endura V-Mount chargers.
TIME CODE READER/GENERATOR/INSERTER
Reads and generates SD serial digital video linear time code and digital vertical interval time code; accepts 4:2:2 (525- and 625-line) digital video signals; superimposes time and/or user bits onto video with as many as 30 alphanumeric characters; features front-panel controls, a rear-mounted USB port, rear-mounted BNC connectors and XLR time code input and output connectors.
Link Research XPu
A tiny, lightweight, ruggedized transmitter measuring 100mm × 100mm × 30mm; can be used with the company's new active car-mounted antennas for motor racing applications or with its own remote amplifier unit.
+44 1923 474060
Listec Video Spectra-Lite
Available in 15in and 12in sizes; encompasses a range of active matrix LCD panels with composite video inputs.
AUDIO CONSOLE ENHANCEMENT
An enhancement to the company's Artisan console; the flexible protocol translator allows third-party devices to communicate with the company's Audio Engine and Artisan control surface; can be adapted to various protocols as needed; currently available for two specific protocols: vTrans - Jupiter (for the Thomson Grass Valley router control protocol) and vTrans - D/ESAM (Graham-Patten Systems).
Marshall Electronics V-R201P-AFHD
HD monitor features a completely digital TFT-MegaPixel active matrix LCD platform; digital signal processing features 10-bit A/D conversion of all analog signals, with 4X oversampling and five-line super-adaptive 2-D comb filtering of composite signals; multiformat compatibility accommodates virtually all video formats; advanced features include aspect ratio settings, a variety of screen markers and H/V delay.
Telecast Fiber CopperHead DLV3X1
Camera-mounted fiber-optic HD dual-link video system; converts electrical signals to fiber to move uncompressed 4:4:4 and 4:2:2 signals between the camera head and a recording device over one lightweight, battle-rated fiber-optic cable; by replacing three or four coax cables, it reduces the bulk and weight of camera cabling, and increases signal transmission distances from several hundred feet to as far as 9mi.
Masstech MassChannel DR
An automated solution for business continuity, providing for video replication, storage and playback; maintains exact placement of commercial content and a consistent signal to air in the event of a failure; integrates seamlessly into an existing broadcast operation; does not require any operator interaction.
ELECTRONICALLY HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE DESK
Martin & Ziegler Ergo Mesa
Single-surface, 84in × 33.5in desk provides ample work space for applications requiring multiple monitors; features mounts for up to 12 monitors as well as anti-collision option, which will stop the adjustment of the desk if it senses a collision in upward/downward travel.
BIDIRECTIONAL IP GATEWAY
Microwave Radio Communications AMG2000
Provides IP connectivity over multiple WAN pathways to support file transfer and remote van management; works in conjunction with the MTX5000 to provide an extension of the newsroom network out into the field; has full Ethernet router functionality with VPN tunneling and eight Ethernet switch ports; allows a Wi-Fi connection to be activated to provide seamless local WLAN connectivity; EVDO and GSM interfaces are also available.
10-CHANNEL TV AUDIO PROCESSOR
Linear Acoustic AEROMAX 5.1-XL
Features built-in Dolby Digital (AC-3) encoding; enables broadcasters to deliver compelling 5.1 channel surround sound while saving them time, money and space; equipped with a loudness controller, upmixer and metadata manager, as well as full-time, two-channel downmixing to support legacy analog paths; includes built-in AutoMAX processing that fixes two-channel audio that is broadcast wrongly signaled as 5.1 channels.
DataDirect Networks S2A9550
Designed for high-performance, high-capacity network storage applications; delivers 3GB/s and 560TB in one storage system; provides optimal block level and file system performance for highly scalable, open-system computing environments; offers eight plug-and-play FC-4 and/or InfiniBadn 4X DDR (SCSI RDMA protocol) host side connections and 20 Fibre Channel or SATA disk drives.
VIDEO RECORDING DISCS
Single-layer 8cm Blu-ray write-once (BD-R) and rewritable (BD-RE) discs provide a recording capacity of 7.5GB, allowing the disc to store one hour of full HD picture quality at 1920 × 1080; feature a hard coat layer to protect the recording surface from scratches, dust and fingerprints.
BOLT-ON HEIGHT DRIVE
Vinten Radamec FBH175
Provides robotic height control of most lightweight Vinten and Sachtler pedestals, without compromising on the manual function of the pedestal; provides the added dimension of pedestal height control to static robotic camera installations; can be adapted to work with a wide range of studio pedestals without any on-site or factory modification; provides smooth, quiet and quick operation around the studio.
A traveling wave tube amplifier with two drawers — an RF drawer and a power supply drawer — designed to fit into a standard 19in-wide cabinet; available for C- and X-band applications from 2.2W to 2.5kW, as well as dual-band (C/X) applications; features include an event log screen, continuous attenuator adjustment in dB, and an internal control bus consisting of high priority parallel signals and lower priority serial (RS485) bus communications.
Petrol Mini Camera Accessory Bag
Offers a convenient and comfortable way to transport essential accessories like batteries, chargers and spare connectors; the top lid's dual directional run-around zippers open quickly for easy access; features inside layers of bright orange padded fabric that safeguard sensitive equipment, as well as two removable dividers that can be custom configured to provide extra security and protection; includes a second basement compartment underneath the main chamber for additional cushioned space; constructed of heavy duty waterproof blue and black Cordura.
Two-slot module; handles either HD- or SD-SDI video signals and eight AES audio inputs (embedded or discrete); de-embeds the audio; provides frame synchronization with audio and video proc controls; with handles for audio and video delay, this module performs Dolby decoding and Dolby Digital (AC3) encoding; also provides audio mixing options, as well as a serial metadata output; SNMP-enabled for monitoring and configuration control.
VIDEO, AUDIO AND DATA TRANSPORT
Media Links MD8000
Offers high-performance video, audio and data transport over a wide variety of core network infrastructures; offers 480 Gigabits of redundant switching capacity on a single shelf; provides direct interfaces to dark fiber, metro/long-haul CWDM and DWDM systems, SONET/SDH rates from 155Mb/s to 10Gb/s, and Ethernet rates from 10Mb/s to 10Gb/s.
FIBER ACCESS TERMINAL
ADC OmniReach 4×3 MST
Enables carriers to optimize installation and customer expenses in the deployment of FTTP services; incorporates hardened connector technology, providing a durable, reliable and cost-effective plug-and-play service connection in the outside plant/drop segment of the network.
MONITORING AND LOGGING SOLUTION
mediaproxy Enigma LogServer 7
Includes Web browser interface to review, stream, configure and monitor all logging resources; supports IPTV/ASI transport stream sources; features searchable caption logging and notification of keywords; supports multiple caption and text channels (e.g. English/Spanish/private data); six-channel SDI or analog server in 2RU with up to 150 days of storage at 512kb/s per channel.
+61 3 9549 1122
ROUTER CONTROL SYSTEM
Offers a flexible and easy-to-use Java-based configuration editor and scaleable architecture; ideal system for entry-level control of the company's NV5128 HD/SD multiformat router and compact router series; designed for limited space.
MEDIA MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
Microsoft Interactive Media Manager
A collaborative media management solution that extends Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 for media and entertainment companies; builds on existing technology investments, and helps companies create an end-to-end content production system accessible by everyone; easily integrates with Microsoft business intelligence tools, giving management insight into production details.
Comtech Media Router S2 Receiver 5975
Enables the reception of DVB-S and DVB-S2 IP-based multimedia content to be delivered and distributed to remote devices connected to the unit via an Ethernet LAN; includes improvements, such as enhanced LBN power circuit, support for redundancy, full RoHs compliances and support for 2Msps to 32Msps in DVB-S2 mode via firmware.
HD VIDEO PATCHBAY
Switchcraft MVP series
Features two rows of 34 jacks (rated to 3GHz and for 30,000 mate/unmate cycles) in a 1RU patch panel; options include normalled or nonnormalled with 75µ termination or nontermination.
PCI EXPRESS PLAYBACKAND CAPTURE
Blackmagic Design Multibridge Eclipse
Features built-in 3Gb/s SDI connections, enabling twice the SDI data range than normal HD-SDI; connects to SDI, HDMI, component analog, NTSC/PAL and S-video for capture and playback, with instant switching between SD, HD and 2K; offers 12 channels of XLR AES/EBU audio in and out, as well as four channels of XLR professional analog audio in and out; includes color management via built-in 3-D lookup tables.
DIGITAL MEDIA VALIDATION TOOL
Features faster-than-real time HD/SD conformance checking; H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, MPEG-2, MPEG-1 and VC-1 video bit stream conformance; content validation for loss of signal, black, freeze frames, audio silence or clipping; and metadata checking including VChip, closed-captioning and CGMS-A.
HD-SDI VIDEO INPUT/OUTPUT CARD
NEC Display Solutions
Installs internally versus an external converter device, which would require additional cables and power source; fits into the option slot, reducing setup time; compatible with NEC's large-screen Information Display 20 series, Muleos series and MultiSync SC series products.
MC SWITCHING AND GRAPHICS PROCESSOR
Miranda Technologies Imagestore 750
New capabilities include Dolby E/AC-3 encoding/decoding; features an integral audio mixer for advanced audio processing with 16 audio channels, de-embedded from each of four video inputs, together with up to 32 channels of AES; allows audio channels to be mixed, shuffled and modified before being embedded into the video output, or being made available as discrete AES.
MITEQ 9900 Series
Designed for up- and downconverters that are offered in extended C- and Ku-band; the C-band models cover 5.725GHz to 6.725GHz and 3.4GHz to 4.2GHz, while the Ku-band models cover 13.75GHz to 14.8GHz and 10.7GHz to 12.75GHz; feature optimized phase noise, amplitude and spurious performance to provide a transparent frequency conversion for all video and data applications.
MultiDyne DVI-5000 series
DVI single and dual link, single fiber, transport system with stereo audio and data; provides a long haul, transport solution for high-quality, up to WQXGA 2560 × 1600, DVI single link and dual link video sources via one fiber; supports stereo audio and bidirectional data for monitor control; doesn't use compression; user adjustments or calibration are not needed; supports fully uncompressed, 100 percent transparent video transport.
ELECTRICAL/OPTICAL FRAME SYNCHRONIZER
Network Electronics FRS-HD-DMUX
Features SD-SDI and HD-SDI frame synchronization, one optical and one electrical input, four electrical outputs and sync input with unbuffered loop through; options include stereo audio out and AES out, and stereo out and de-embedding of RS-422.
TRANSPORT SYSTEM ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELD METER
A lightweight, handheld meter for broadband measurement of electromagnetic energy; typical applications include measurement of fields generated at transmission sites; uses a small, custom LCD to display important field strength information; software allows users to preconfigure the meter for the specific survey task, keeping the meter smaller and lighter, while at the same time being powerful; can be controlled by the larger NBM-550 as far as 40m away.
631-231-1700, ext. 434
TRANSPORT STREAM MONITORS
Complete embedded hardware-based solutions for compressed network monitoring; by monitoring the MPEG transport stream at strategic points within the distribution network, in conjunction with VistaLINK PRO NMS (Network Management System), it offers service providers the tools to continuously and effectively have the confidence that their MPEG-2/H.264 signals within any IPTV, satellite, terrestrial or cable network are being delivered properly.
CHANNEL BRANDING DEVICE
Pixel Power LogoVision
Available with SD/HD support; inserts a wide range of branding and graphical elements including multiple clocks, multilayer static and animated logos as well as text crawls; supports most graphics formats; designed with flexible interfaces for seamless integration.
VIDEO RECORDER MODULE
NETIA Manreo module
Acquires and digitizes videos from tape; functionality includes start, stop, forward, rewind, etc.; controls the VTR and launches the acquisition and digitization (MPEG-2 with MainConcept) process; enables migration to lossless and more secure digital storage; uses the RS-232 and RS-422 protocol to control external VTRs; allows users to connect a jog/shuttle control via USB port for easy navigation, watch video as the media is being digitized, and mark in and out points to create a clip or even a new video, produced automatically from a series of marked segments.
FIBER-OPTIC CONNECTOR SYSTEM
Solid, ruggedized-protected fiber-optic connector system extends the outdoor capabilities of the system, sealing the connector against dust and water while retaining its IP65 connection; increases the reliability and maximizes the uptime for fiber-optic connection systems; enables up to four copper wires to run power or data signals through.
MEDIA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Converts between common file and digital video formats, facilitating search, browse, and file delivery; interfaces to third-party media content databases and archives; performs the unified management of different media files, such as media ingest and format conversion, so that each media asset can be repurposed for delivery via a variety of outlets, including broadcast, the Internet and packaged media; includes the MBP-100SX baseband converter and MXF file conversion software.
VIRTUAL STUDIO SYSTEM
NewTek TriCaster PRO FX
Designed to enable users to produce presentations that have the impact of live television; allows simultaneous distribution to video, Internet and projectors; offers more than 20 hours of video storage capacity and full support for both 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios; features LiveSet live virtual set technology, improved overlay, a full-featured character generator and a new on-screen preview monitor display mode.
NTT Electronics HV9100 series
Provides outstanding flexibility through its support of both the MPEG-2 and AVC/H.264 video compression formats; fits any situation in this period of transition between any formats; an ASIC solution enables an extremely fast boot up time of only 15 seconds; features newly developed built-in LSI which supports HD High 4:2:2 Profile; high image quality and low delay (less than 850ms).
+81 45 4533 685
HD ENG/OB TRANSMITTERS/RECEIVERS
Nucomm 7 series
Capable of HD operation using built-in encoding/decoding technology; can be delivered as SD and field upgraded to HD via software key; features multiple modulation modes (VSB, COFDM, DVB-S, FM) and dual/tri-band RF outputs; consists of Channel Master TX7 portable transmitter, Channel Master RX7 portable receiver, Newscaster VT7 ENG/OB van transmitter and Newscaster CR7 central receiver.
Booth: C6622A, OE432, C3007
Clear-Com CellCom10 V1.5.7
Brings broad wireless connectivity to the company's Party-line and Digital Matrix intercom systems and allows for beltpack-to-beltpack conversations or small group conferences; the new Version 1.5.7 wireless beltpack and headset system offers new features and functionality including vibration alert for incoming calls and a battery remote display on the base station as well as remote microphone kill control from base station.
ASSET AND WORKFLOW MANAGEMENT
Obor Digital Zeus
For physical asset management, tracks equipment using identifiers such as name, description and location; for technical workflow management, provides ticket generation and management, automatic routine ticket generation, interdepartmental communications, shift notes and service scheduling; for workforce management, offers personnel scheduling, assignment of duties, time card management and safety integration; for overall management, offers budgeting tools, key performance indicators, safety reports and training overviews.
Features built-in 3Gb/s 1080p 50/59.94 processing and conversion capabilities, I-WINGS sidebar content fill, and eight AES input and output with 32 channels of internal audio processing; integrated Dolby decoding and encoding handles compressed Dolby streams.
OConnor Ultimate 2575C
For cameras up to 90lbs; features OConnor's stepless, smooth pan-and-tilt fluid drag specifically designed for film-style shooting, as well as its patented sinusoidal counterbalance system for accurate balance at any point in the tilt range; a collapsible counterbalance crank handle and numerical readout are designed to make repeatable counterbalance easy.
NEWSROOM COMPUTER SYSTEM
OCTOPUS News OCTOPUS6
Runs on Windows, Mac and Linux OS; features single-tap search that allows users to search for wires and stories by typing the search phrase directly in the list, double-column scripting with spellchecker, mouse-free approach and live script preview, time markers to divide rundowns into segments for show planning and time stamps to keep directors aware of the footage deficiency/surplus and whether stories need to be cut or added.
+420 221 181 511
Omneon ProExchange v.1.1
Now supports Windows Media VC-1 and Flash Video; runs on MediaGrid active storage system; provides a scalable and efficient grid-based transcoding platform; handles a wide variety of audio and video formats including H.264; conversion and rewrapping between wrapper formats supported with preservation and accurate placement of all metadata through all conversion operations.
OPTICAL SWITCHING PLATFORM
Opticomm Optilinx OLX-3000
Switches digital signals up to 4.25Gb/s with any of its 144 ports, all housed in a compact 4RU chassis; also available in a 288-port version in an 8RU chassis; provides high-speed switching between ports with minimal effect on overall network latency.
REMOTE CONTROL INTERFACE
Calrec Audio Remote Audio Protocol
Developed with Ross Video; allows remote control of fader modules on any Calrec console; enables a vision mixer to take control over the serial interface to autofades on the Calrec desk; provides individual control of faders, cuts and pfl of up to 192 faders on the Calrec console directly from the Ross OverDrive Automated Production Control system.
+44 1422 842159
Digital Broadcast MediaView
Provides ongoing verification of off-air feeds and search capability by date and time, scrubbing and burning material to CD or DVD; stores up to a year's worth of off-air feeds per station; simultaneously compares off-air feeds of multiple stations.
OmniBus Systems iTX Business Continuity Process
Designed for business continuity applications; includes media replication, fully redundant mirroring and remote operation after evacuation; sources content automatically from existing video servers, transferring content as required to a remote location, where and iTX playback engine interprets the transmission schedules to provide a parallel service.
AGGREGATED SERVICE PLATFORM
Includes various hardware and software to support a mix and match of audio and video streaming formats, with advanced services for server clustering, load balancing and performance monitoring.
MULTIUSER KVM SWITCH
Allows up to eight remote users to access up to 32 servers over Cat 5 UTP cabling between the main unit and the user console unit; enables remote users to access servers up to 300m away while maintaining support for XGA and SXGA monitors, and from 200m away for UXGA monitors; supports PS/2, USB, SUN MD8 and SUN USB server interfaces, as well as keyboard hot-key switching and on-screen display.
CHANNEL BRANDING SOLUTION
Orad Hi-Tec Systems 3DPlay
Enables broadcasters to differentiate themselves by strengthening their channel identity and increasing viewer loyalty; provides a solution for in-program advertisements, multiple tickers, promos over credits, coming up next and any other type of channel branding.
Features a 12X 38.5mm to 462mm Leica Dicomar wide-angle zoom lens, one-push Auto Focus and integrated Optical Image Stabilization, ensuring stable images; users can capture 2.1 megapixel still images with the camcorder, even during video recording; offers three recording modes — 6Mb/s, 9Mb/s or 13Mb/s; can record more than 2.6 hours at 13Mb/s or up to six hours at 6Mb/s on just one 16GB SDHC memory card.
Petrol Dr. Petrol
Available in six sizes; semi-hard equipment bag is designed to hold a camera and accessories comfortably and securely and to offer fast and easy access to its contents; detachable padded dividers help secure contents and can be custom-configured for accessories such as batteries and a camera light; contents are cradled on all sides by layers of cushioned orange fabric; upper panels of shockproof, cold-molded laminate safeguard equipment and provide extra protection.
PlayBox Technology TitleBox
Now accepts dynamic data and features preview capabilities; TitleBox Preparation is designed for facilities that require extensive graphics design and WYSIWYG editing preview, operating with desktop preview only or with broadcast-quality video output; TitleBox Dedicated Graphics Preview is a new line of TitleBox on-air graphics servers that simultaneously supports both graphics creation and replay on two separate outputs; servers can directly extract dynamically changing data from databases through the ODBC standard.
FIREWIRE COMPUTER INTERFACE
Prism Sound Orpheus
The 192kHz-capable unit offers eight simultaneous balanced analog inputs, four line-level jack ins and four auto-sensing mic/line Neutrik combi jacks that will accept either jack or XLR connectors; high-quality mic preamps allows the signal at the mic-level inputs to be boosted by up to 60dB (in 1dB increments); each analog input has its own adjustable patented Prism Sound Overkiller built-in to prevent signal overloads before the A/D conversion stage.
New integration capabilities include support for Thomson Grass Valley's AMP protocol, Orad's 3D Play graphics device control and the Tektronix Cerify Quality Control system; a new generic XML interface allows third parties to develop device drivers using RS-232, RS-422 and TCP/IP; Morpheus Panoplay feature delivers configurable channel synchronization across multiple redundant systems for both main and regional opt-outs; Morpheus Event Time Linking feature allows multiple channels to be triggered in time from a nominated event within another channel.
Quintech Electronics and Communications PULA00702150SZB000
Features phase noise and stability performance that exceeds the IESS 308/309 standard and selectable L-band frequency and frequency sense via front-panel keypad and LCD display; capable of translating 70HMz IF signals to L-band signals (950MHz-2150MHz) in 125KHz steps.
Propagation Systems, Inc. (PSI) Broadcast UHF Broadband Panel
Consists of high gain panels in fully enclosed radomes; each panel has four half-wave spaced dipoles and is approximately two wavelengths in length; the panels may be configured in combinations for a custom horizontal pattern or stacked to achieve power gains; can be side-mounted to an existing structure or configured about an independent support structure for top mounting.
QTV Starter series
Designed to meet the requirements of smaller and nontraditional broadcast segments; the range comprises 10in and 17in prompters; bundled with Autocue's new entry-level software, QStart, which is part of the QNxt product suite; uses the same hood, mounting and bracket systems as QTV's Professional and Master series prompters; when customers decide to upgrade, they need only pay for a replacement monitor, rather than a complete new system.
Rohde & Schwarz R&S SFE100
Single-standard test transmitter is available in several models for all common TV standards and many sound broadcasting standards; uses real-time coding or operates as an arbitrary waveform generator; features an integrated power amplifier, making it suitable for use in production test systems; designed to be an easy-to-use, cost-efficient broadcast signal source.
Quantel Genetic Engineering
Allows facilities efficient collaborative teamwork for post and DI; gives eQ, iQ and Pablo systems access to the same media and allows each to work completely independently; allows multiple users to access the same clips at the same time without copying or moving media; allows all resolutions for playout in real time without creating any new media.
+44 1635 48222
Riedel Communications MADI-108 G2
Provides a MADI interface that allows the integration of the Artist intercom platform with digital audio router systems; facilitates the connection of the intercom panels to the audio router using the router's infrastructure for panel distribution; card is cascadable, with each card adding eight channels to the MADI signal for up to a maximum of 64 channels.
Includes four new video interface modules; the CH-ADSDI-IN is a video input card with composite A/D decoder input and features include genlock synchronization of all inputs to external reference, proc amp control of each individual input and high-quality A/D conversion with Quadracomb technology; the CH-INPUT-3GB-BNC is video input card with 16 individual source channels accepting up to 3Gb/s in a standard input card slot; the CH-OUTPUT-3GB-BNC is a multi-bit rate video output card operating at up to 3Gb/s and can deliver up to 16 individual outputs from a standard output card slot; the CH-HDSDI-OUT-BNC is a video output card with integral HD to SD downconversion.
SURROUND SOUND CONTROL/MONITOR/ANALYZER
RTW SurroundControl 31900/31960
Uses RTW's Surround Sound Analyzer technology; 31900 designed for studios and fits in 19in 1RU case; 31960 designed for waveform monitors in video studios in half 19in 3RU rack-mountable module with 19in installation racks; feature an HD/SD-capable SDI de-embedder interface and analog/digital audio I/O; can access all 16 (4 × 4) audio channels implemented in SDI streams and use them for visual display and audio monitoring.
+49 221 70913 0
RF Central RFX-RMR-II
Operates in 2GHz frequency band and receives SD/HD signals, outputting composite video, HD-SDI or DVB-ASI; features analog, digital and fully embedded audio outputs and a fully upgradeable COFDM decoder; demodulation modes include OPSK, 16-QAM and 64-QAM with auto detection.
PRODUCTION SWITCHER CONTROL PANELS
Ross Video Vision 1M, Vision 2M and Vision 2X
The Vision 1M and Vision 2M panels offer 24 crosspoint buttons, while the Vision 2X offers 32 crosspoint buttons; all of the control panels can control up to four M/Es of video processing and connect to the Ross MD and MD-X live production engine chassis; RGB buttons allows personalization of the control panel; a DualDisplay color touch-screen allows the operator to view and control two menus simultaneously.
SENSOR FEEDBACK SYSTEM
SAMMA Systems Automated Media Condition Rating technology
Automatically rates the physical condition of tapes during the initial stage of the migration process; gives immediate feedback to the tape cleaning operator, thus slashing time and increasing efficiency; eliminates guess work and removes human error; will be added to the company's Eye software.
Kino Flo VistaBeam 600 and 300
Large area studio soft lighting fixtures; feature DMX control systems and ability to produce daylight or tungsten balanced light from the same fixture and flicker-free, remote operation; VistaBeam 600 delivers the equivalent of a 6000W spacelight, but uses only 10 amps of power.
LED ON-CAMERA LIGHT
Sachtler Reporter 8LED Light
Compact light fixture requires the power input of just 8W yet produces a light output of 250 lumens; features an input voltage range of 6V to 24V; designed for work with everything from compact 7.2V HDV camcorders to broadcast cameras and a variety of shooting applications; available in a standard daylight version; optional accessories give the unit a broader application spectrum and allow an operator to change the beam angle.
MULTISTANDARD AUDIO MONITOR
Multistandard, multiformatted rack-mount audio system; provides comprehensive and intuitive metering of Dolby E bit streams from HD/SDI video formats up to and including the latest HD standard 1080p at 50Hz.
+44 1628 676 200
FINANCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE PRODUCT SUITES
Bundles of individual modules into user-centric product suites to better serve specific communities, including post-production, transmissions and broadcast; the financial suite includes comprehensive cost allocation, billing and invoicing, as well as business analysis and reporting capabilities; the Administrator package, an operationally driven solution, offers enhanced project, personnel, rental and media management tools.
Network Electronics DWC-HD-DMUX
Fully functional downconverter, from HD-SDI to SD-SDI, with composite video monitoring and audio decoding; features optical input with direct reclocked electrical output, analog audio monitoring, SDI and analog video output, internal video and audio generator, and SD frame-store for downconverter output.
Schneider Optics Century Pro Series HD lens
A new line of Century HD lens accessories created to complement Sony's new PMW-EX1 camcorder; provide unprecedented image clarity, while enabling the camera to go wider, reach further and move in closer than the lens alone will allow; the new lens accessories include the .6X HD Wide Angle Adapter (#0HD-06WA-EX1), .75X HD Wide Angle Converter (#0HD-75CV-EX1), 1.6X HD Tele-Converter (#0HD-16TC-EX1), Super Fisheye HD Adapter (#0HD-FESU-EX1), and the Extreme Fisheye HD Adapter (#0HD-FEWA-EX1).
DIGITAL TV TRANSMITTERS
Screen Service Broadcasting Technologies MAGNUM series
Designed for SFN and MFN networks; features a built-in SFN adapter and advanced technology, which allows implementation of all modulation patterns for either digital or analog in the same hardware; firmware allows zero error signal processing due to an internal 32-bit architecture.
MOBILE TV ENCODER
Scopus Video Networks UE-9610
The newest platform in the company's UE-9000 product line; the real-time mobile TV encoder efficiently distributes audio and video content to mobile devices via satellite and terrestrial systems; complies with international delivery standards, including ISDB-T and DVB-H; supports mobile TV broadcasters' and service providers' current and future mobile applications; provides simultaneous video and audio streaming over IP and ASI networks to media players, mobile phones, handheld and laptop computers, and in-vehicle entertainment systems.
HANDHELD HD CAMCORDER
New addition to the AVCHD product line; features three native 16:9 progressive 1/3in CCD imagers with an optical image stabilization function to ensure stable shooting and a 28mm Leica Dicomar wide-angel zoom lens; offers 1080i and 720p recording at 13Mb/s; additional features include professional XLR audio input connections and a wide range of data and signal interfaces.
Microwave Radio Communications OB5000
Designed to address the need for high-capacity data throughput in portable microwave links that support outside broadcast with split system (two-box) applications; compatible with the company's existing RF heads and supplies the control and baseband feature set expansion necessary to support the next generation of digital and data applications; allows simultaneous distribution of HD and SD high data rate signals for contribution applications from the field.
ScheduALL Media Manager
Provides media, entertainment and broadcast industries an effective way to group, categorize, organize and track media assets; facilitates, streamlines and tracks dynamic workflows; allows a facility to capture asset information and location as it moves through the workflow process; fully integrated with ScheduALL; seamlessly manages work orders, shipping and duplication areas of the system.
Screen Subtitling Systems MediaMate
Designed for the repurposing and manipulation of media files in a server environment for VOD, mobile and IPTV/Internet TV systems where a wide range of media files need to be created, converted or repurposed quickly, simply and automatically; can encode, decode, render and multiplex media files to generate content, with a special emphasis on localization for multiple delivery platforms.
+44 1473 831700
MPEG OVER IP GENERATOR
Sencore MIP 1664
A GigE signal generator that can play out hundreds of media streams simultaneously from the system RAM or directly from the system hard drives; features Ethernet or Transport Stream input files for use in a variety of IP or MPEG-2 applications; includes completely seamless looping capabilities, easy stream duplication capabilities and network stressing capabilities to ensure system QoS; features timestamp capturing for replay of field conditions in the lab.
Booth: SU12108, N1122
DIRECTIONAL MINI-SHOTGUN CONDENSER MIC
Sennheiser MKE 400
Features directional super-cardioid/lobar pattern, a control key on the permanently polarized condenser mic, a switchable wind filter, foam windshield, battery and microphone shock mount; increases the range of the mini-shotgun mic; permits the recording of low-level sound sources; delivers more than 300 hours of professional sound on a single AAA battery.
Shotoku Broadcast Systems TRP-100
Allows full X, Y and height camera movement as well as pan and tilt; navigation can be calibrated easily with a target tile placed anywhere on the studio floor; features pneumatically balanced, three-stage height mechanism; supports any camera configuration up to 220lbs while gliding through 2.5ft of elevation at up to 1ft/s.
MULTIFORMAT ROUTING SWITCHER
Sierra Video Ponderosa
Includes I/O sizes up to 128 × 128, digital to analog conversion boards and analog and digital audio options; can pass standard serial digital video signals including SMPTE 310M, 259M, 344M and DVB-ASI along with HD signals conforming to SMPTE 292M; features hot-swappable video I/O boards, optional redundant control processors and power supplies, an RS-232/422 serial interface as well as a standard TCP/IP port for Ethernet control.
Manages airtime sales and traffic operations, as well as content acquisition, broadcast rights, long-term and detailed schedule planning, and promotion planning; features new Addressable Content Tools (ACT), which provide new tools for networks as well as cable, satellite and telecom operators, to compete and generate new revenue streams in the increasing world of interactive and personalized media.
Small Tree Communciations Edge-Core
Provides spanning-tree support, broadcast storm control, static and dynamic link aggregation, and link-level flow control; allows users to easily enable, disable and configure features using a Web browser.
AUTOMATED CONTENT REPURPOSING SYSTEM
Snell & Wilcox iCR V3.0
Designed for producers of film and broadcast content in the mobile, telco, cable and broadband markets; enables ingest of SD and HD content; new universal conversion tools simplify creation of multiple variants of HD and SD programs within the file-based domain; features motion-compensated, software-based Alchemist IP SD standards conversion, advanced MPEG-4 authoring tools, enhanced QC reports and XML-based integration to asset management systems.
Software Generation Ltd (SGL) FlashBrowse
Enables browse copies of archive material to be stored outside of an Avid ISIS Media Network, providing a fast, cost-effective solution for post-production facilities and broadcasters; provides an interface, independent of Avid's Interplay nonlinear workflow engine, allowing material to be searched, viewed and then automatically restored back into the Avid ISIS Media Network.
AUDIO RECORDING SOFTWARE
Sound Devices Wave Agent Software
Compatible with both Mac and PC platforms; provides comprehensive metadata editing tools and file playback for sound files recorded with the company's 7-Series digital recorders; can be downloaded for free at the company's Web site; helps users manage and edit Broadcast Wave file metadata (BEXT) and iXML metadata and allows for batch editing of large file libraries; generates sound reports and standard .ALE (AvidLogExchange) files.
Solid State Logic Pro-Convert
Enables DAW users to convert session files from one format to another; can handle many commonly used formats, including the latest versions from AES31, Audition, Cubase, Final Cut Pro, Nuendo, OMF, Open TL, ProTools, SADiE, Sequoia, Sonic Studio, Soundscape, Tascam BU and Vegas.
PORTABLE STORAGE SYSTEM
Sonnet Technologies Fusion F2
Provides 640GB of storage with two individually shock isolated 320GB/5400rpm 2.5in drives mounted side-by-side in rugged aluminum 5.9in × 6.2in × 0.72in enclosure; features two eSATA data connections and a FireWire 400 port; designed for use with the Sonnet Tempo SATA ExpressCard/34 host adapter for MacBook Pro and PC notebooks; supports professional content capture in conjunction with AJA Video Systems' Io HD.
Sony Electronics C-800G
Vacuum tube condenser mic uses a vacuum tube selected for optimum sonic quality at high frequencies and with low noise levels; features a sensitivity of -28dB; incorporates a built-in thermoelectric cooling system employing a semiconductor device, heat pipe and heat sink, as well as a two-part aluminum body that helps to prevent acoustic vibration from reaching the mic capsule; provides electronically selectable directivity, either omni- or unidirectional.
MHEG-5 SET-TOP BOX ENGINE
Strategy & Technology RedKey 2
Features IP-based return channel, HD graphics, enhanced font renderer with support for downloadable outline fonts and PVR control for Push VOD; allows set-top box/iDTV manufacturers to include only those features necessary for specific markets.
+44 20 7183 1500
MULTIFUNCTION INTEGRATED PRODUCTION SYSTEM
Spencer Technologies Newscaster
Integrates into one chassis all the functions of discrete boxes needed for typical live news production, including production switcher, news server, character generator, graphics still/clip store, multichannel DVE and multiplayer keyers; can function as a commercial insertion player and robotic camera controller; features GUI that allows a single operator to bring the news elements to air quickly by using a single button.
Available for 10kVA, 15kVA and 20kVA applications; allow users to network this UPS with their manufacturing and management systems; features SNMP capabilities; offers Web browser-based visual readings, alarm notification, a 48-hour system history, as well as client shutdown software for operating systems.
AUDIO NETWORK/ROUTER/I/O MATRIX
STAGETEC (Salzbrenner Stagetec Mediagroup) NEXUS
Offers audio format conversions, A/D and D/A converter systems, audio processing, data forwarding, routing interfaces, multichannel metering, power amplifier control, intercom and logical functions; can route any type of audio input to any type of audio output, and can route DSP to wherever signal processing is needed, providing all necessary controls for EQ, delay, dynamics, faders, etc.
Streambox Mobile Software Encoder
Designed as software-based solution ported to a variety of mobile devices; transports broadcast video over Wi-Fi and 3G networks for real-time and store-and-forward news coverage; provides mobility without sacrificing performance, reliability, or quality; features the ACT-L3, providing video compression and error correction and bandwidth shaping, for managing, controlling and recovering lost packets and correcting irregularities common to video delivery over Wi-Fi and 3G networks.
Studer Vista 5 SR
A Vistonics screen provides a more direct viewing angle when operating in a standing position, particularly in daylight; a temperature control system makes the console reliable in the broad temperature ranges of its sound reinforcement applications; features flash memory, redundant power supplies, and optional redundant audio and control links; engineered for the road.
HDTV CAMERA SYSTEM
Provides HD and NTSC video simultaneously for the CCU and in both digital and analog form; incorporates next-generation 0.18 micro ASICs into the CCU; features 14-bit A/D conversion and up to 38-bit internal digital processing circuits as well as 1080/60i, 720/60p, 480/60i and other optional frame conversion configurations.
NETWORK MANAGEMENT SOLUTION
Designed to for alarm handling, control, configuration and monitoring of distribution networks; consists of a centralized server running under a UNIX operating system and Java-based clients running under a UNIX or Windows operating system; features monitoring, control and configuration of all devices in the network; offers third-party integration, sophisticated alarm handling, user and user group information and access permissions based on host and user information.
+49 2408 9596-100
EDITING SYSTEM FEATURE
Sundance Digital Publish to Sundance (P2S)
New feature available within Avid editing systems enables the seamless migration of finished content directly to the broadcast facility's play-to-air server, complete with its metadata; incorporates the functions of Sundance Digital Titan and FastBreak NXT, Avid Interplay and its Media Services Engine, and Avid ProEncode using the Telestream or Agility Anystream transcode engines.
CAPTION PREPARATION SYSTEM
Integrates audio, video and text processing to deliver a workflow that saves time, money and effort for any show — live or recorded TV programs, DVD or digital cinema movies; captions and subtitles can be delivered in multiple formats using the InVISION open caption generator, Line 21 data inserters and the DVD asset builder, or embedded into media files for file-based workflows using InFILE.
+44 1293 814 200
PICTURE QUALITY ANALYZER
Provides full support of HD formats; includes a comprehensive Human Vision Model along with a complete suite of measurement and diagnostic tools for picture quality analysis; allows video developers and broadcasters to quantify subjective video responses.
MEDIA PROCESSING PLATFORM
TANDBERG Television mPlex
Enables ultra-low bandwidth video broadcasting to mobile devices such as cell phones, media players, in-car systems and laptops; supports the required encoding and content scrambling for broadcast DVB-H, 3G MBMS and unicast 3G streaming; sits at the core of an end-to-end system for mobile TV that offers picture quality at bandwidths of 200kb/s to 300kb/s, with up to eight channels per rack unit.
WALL MONITOR SYSTEM
TBC Consoles TracWall
Uses a grid of structural t-slotted aluminum to facilitate many variations of monitor wall arrangements and upgrades; features a variety of fixed, tilt/swivel and articulating mounts for holding displays from 15in to 65in; channels cables directly into base cabinets, which also provide space for equipment and power supplies.
Booth: SU2729, SL6709
Features input tuner and optimized on-channel repeater technology; available for VHF and UHF bands in 6MHz and 8MHz channels; can be used for mobile TV applications meeting the DVB-H and FLO standards and digital TV applications meeting the DVB-T and ATSC standards.
HD NEWS PRODUCTION
Video Technics HDX NewsFlow
Provides end-to-end news production of HD content; includes a new VT Studio Pro RTX.2 HD nonlinear editor, supporting native HDV 1080i, HDV 1080p, HDV 720p (JVC ProHD), Panasonic P2 MXF 720p and MPEG-2 4:2:2 I-frame HD editing; also includes the new Apella HDX video server.
Telecast Fiber openGear fiber-optic modules
Support openGear terminal equipment platform from Ross Video; based on an open architecture, 2RU modular frame, designed to accommodate up to 10 cards; allows facilities the freedom and flexibility to choose the best technology for their particular applications; customers are no longer locked into one manufacturer's frame standard and modules for their terminal equipment solutions; also provides the platform with a control system that allows quick and easy monitoring and control of frames and modules on the network.
BELT-DRIVEN TRACK SYSTEM
Offers both vertical and horizontal positioning to pan-and-tilt camera movement; controllable using the various control panels and computer software with position, preset and motion control capability; allows track lengths and configuration specified by the user; includes wall, ceiling or floor mounting brackets, floor leveling feet, cable track and P/T mount, including the motor drive panels and motors.
DUAL QUAD-SPLIT PROCESSOR
Miranda Technologies Kaleido-Quad-Dual
Combines two independent, high-quality quad-split processors in an 1RU frame; designed for applications such as mobile truck monitoring, which typically demands high density monitoring across multiple, high-quality but inexpensive LCD monitors; provides full flexibility with respect to the sizing and positioning of the HD/SD/analog video windows; features 2 × 4 auto-sensing HD-SDI/SDI/analog composite video inputs, and two high quality DVI outputs with up to 1920 × 1200 pixels.
A 20in LCD teleprompter combined with a 20in confidence monitor set above the camera lens; delivers professional quality performance and operation; ideal for use with the company's TeleScript line of prompting software; offers a cost-efficient teleprompting solution for the wide range of broadcast and professional applications now being fulfilled with robotic pan and tilt systems; features an above the lens mounting system for the confidence monitor that enhances weight distribution and spreads load balance.
Telestream Episode Podcast
Developed specifically for Apple's Leopard Server Podcast Producer; extends Apple workflows to include high-volume encoding to virtually any video or audio file format or platform; enables anytime, anywhere access to podcasts for PC and Mac users as well as a greater number of mobile phones and portable devices.
Supports two to 10 users for full duplex operation and an unlimited number of listen-only users; features easy setup and expansion, as well as 64-bit audio encryption; option of three audio channels selectable at each TR-24 belt pack; base station automatically scans and selects best RF channel for communication.
Thales Angenieux 19 × 7.3 lenses
The 19 × 7.3 AIF general purpose ENG/EFP lenses are available in SD, HD and economically priced HD-E versions; features an ergonomic, lightweight design and extended focal range of 7.3mm to 139mm; weighs only 4lbs with 2X extender and 3.7lbs in the HD-E; sturdy construction is resistant to condensation, dust and rain; offer digital features including memorized focus and zoom positions, an anti-backlash system and auto cruise zoom function.
DUAL-CHANNEL FRAME SYNCHRONIZER
Single-channel unit upgrades to dual channels; features flexible video and audio I/O, AES/analog I/O, FlexView aspect ratio, SD 608 and HD 708 closed captioning, integrated video and tone test signal generator, and redundant power supplies; front-panel LCD serves as video I/O monitor and menu display.
Thinklogical Enhanced Visualization Solution (EVS)
Allow IT engineers to simplify and centralize the control of broadcast devices and critical computing resources by back racking them away from the broadcast studios; gives operators the access they need to generate and manipulate video and audio content; digital signage harnesses EVS video extension technology to power large LED signs, LCD and plasma display panels, and kiosks.
EAS NETWORK RECEIVER
For the receipt and delivery of EAS messages in video delivery networks; extends the area of message reception for a cable TV or IPTV network, while improving the reliability of the message delivery; receives messages from monitored EAS radio stations, and then logs and queues the EAS message for delivery to the EAS encoder/decoder; when the encoder/decoder is ready for the message, it is handled and distributed to viewers, eliminating the potential for lost messages.
HD/SD DIGITAL CAMERA
Thomson Grass Valley Infinity
Captures using three 2/3in CMOS imagers and records to integrated REV PRO and CompactFlash media or external devices; supports DV25, Infinity JPEG2000 and MPEG-2 compression schemes; features USB and FireWire ports to connect standard IT peripherals and a GigE port allowing file transfers into a storage and post-production network while the camera is recording.
TV One CORIO2 C2-2000 series
The C2-2355A features HD-SDI up-, down- and crossconversion; the C2-2205A and C2-2255A offer up- and crossconversion; the C2-2105A and C2-21555A provide downconversion; series includes automatic incoming resolution detection and support of multiple worldwide television standards; can handle a maximum input PC resolution of 2048 × 2048 and HDTV resolutions up to 1080p; feature variable zoom up to 10X, allowing enlargement of any part of the computer screen while variable shrink can go down to 10 percent.
Utah Scientific UTAH-400
The series of digital routing switchers includes a new frame for large routers up to 528 × 528 with fully automatic internal crosspoint redundancy, and a second new frame that extends the UTAH-400 family's functionality to even larger matrix sizes; the new UTAH-400/528R frame allows users to install a full 528 × 528 router in just 20RU using standard 75Ω BNC coaxial connectors; frame offers the option of a redundant crosspoint module for service reliability in mission-critical applications for large routing systems.
VCI Solutions autoXe MC
Enables automated content lifecycle management; enables operator to manage one, 15, 50 or more channels with one workstation, in one screen using monitor by exception; houses all metadata in one database allowing multiple users simultaneous access without the need for a dedicated workstation.
ACTIVE STORAGE SYSTEM
Omneon Media Grid v. 2.1
Now includes a smaller, more affordable, entry level system suitable for a wider range of facilities, such as local broadcast stations, post-production facilities, and corporate A/V departments; uses multiple intelligent, interconnected-yet-independent storage servers to combine grid storage and grid computing to retrieve digital media quickly; scalable in capacity, bandwidth and processing power; new features include the ability to create storage reservations so that individual users are guaranteed a minimum amount of storage, tail-mode FTP to support active workflows in conjunctions with non-Omneon servers, and more robust system monitoring and reporting.
Video Design Software Twister PaintStation HD
Combines full feature graphic design tools with custom browser utilities to address workflow issues that broadcasters face; features a browser that allows the movement of content and use files between practically any related broadcast device, regardless whether it is open or proprietary in nature, or if it is local or remote.
Videssence P110-255BX Power Key
Provides 110W coverage using two 55W Biax lamps; features a simple adjustment mechanism that moves the lamp within the fixture for 60-degree, 70-degree or 90-degree spread, and an adjustable rotating mounting yoke; available in dim and nondim configurations; UL/CUL/CE approved.
VIDEO CAPTURE CARD SOFTWARE
ViewCast Niagara SCX
Gives users streamlined control and monitoring of multiple encoders from a single interface; offers live streaming encoding abilities for Windows Media and RealVideo formats (Pro version adds encoding for MPEG-4, H.264 and H.263 formats); features data reporting, remote management and optional Live Flash streaming capability.
Booth: SL13109, SL14900MR
Cobalt Digital COMPASS 9323
Offers sample rate conversion, audio level, channel phase inversion, channel mapping and video level controls; features audio processing at 24-bit with 16 AES inputs, eight analog audio inputs, 16 AES outputs with 16 channels of audio de-embedding and embedding, with 16 channels of SRC, allowing retiming of the audio; designed to be installed in openGear frame.
Compact and portable; fits in one custom-built rolling case; smart fluid head and teleprompter combination is designed to work with the mains or battery-powered GoPrompt 12 system from Autoscript; can be combined with a Vision Ped Plus pedestal or Pozi-loc tripod; ideal for studio applications or remote, rugged location work.
A/V DELAY MEASUREMENT OPTION
Intended for out-of-service use as part of a normal installation or maintenance process; gives the installer an added dimension of testing to ensure complete system integrity; the combined graphic and numeric readout accommodates a variety of needs for ease of use, speed and precision; the graphical display visually shows when the system under test is either advanced or delayed with respect to the zero reference.
CLIP AND STILL STORE
Vizrt Viz Quattro
Allows operator to access and create fully integrated graphics and videos directly from newsroom systems; extends the HD and SD channel branding with an intuitive solution for browsing and adding videos by putting video content on top of the current images and 3-D elements when integrated in a graphic workflows, such as as Viz Content Pilot, with video asset management solutions, such as Viz Video Hub.
Booth: SL4805, R129
Ward-Beck Systems M6202A
Accepts an SD or HD digital video signal and extracts up to six AES/EBU signals; available in 75Ω and 110Ω versions with optional integrated Dolby E/AC3 decoder; housed in openGear frame; controllable using the dashboard remote control and monitoring software application.
VIDEO MONITORING SOLUTION
Volicon Observer Quality Assurance Module
Automatically detects a wide variety of audio and video errors including macro-blocking, or pixelization of the image due to video stream errors or overcompression; also performs quality checks for such errors as black or frozen screen, low volume or missing audio and missing closed captions; the Quality Assurance Module provides an automated method for analyzing a video image to detect macro-blocking, which has traditionally required human intervention to spot the on-screen anomalies.
ALL-DIGITAL FIBER-OPTIC SYSTEM
Communications Specialties Pure Digital Fiberlink 3150 series
Provides broadcast-quality transmission for HD/SD-SDI over one single mode or multimode fiber; allows transmission of HD or SD-SDI as per SMPTE 292 and 259, with or without embedded audio and data, as well as DVB-ASI; equalizes and reclocks signals prior to fiber-optic transmission; features a reclocked and equalized SDI loop through, and the 3151 receiver features two reclocked and equalized SDI outputs.
HD VIDEO RECORDER
The 10-bit 4:4:4 dual-linkHD-SDI recorder for digital film workflows records into the CineForm 444 format at 360Mb/s; records to both AVI and MOV formats; a built-in touch-screen LCD panel allows users to easily change recording settings and to review their footage immediately after shooting with the speed of nonlinear access; records full-resolution from HD-SDI and HD component feeds from most HD cameras.
RECEIVER/UPLINK NETWORK CONTROLLER
WEGENER COMPEL Network Control
Issues commands that are synchronized with audio and video programming; enables users to create up to 6400 groups that can be commanded to perform specific functions simultaneously; optional software modules allows users to access the system via the Internet, transmit multimedia content using DVB's IP data multiencapsulation protocol and enable secure conditional access.
Wheatstone Air 1
Ultra-compact console is designed to meet the needs of on-air, production, news applications, remotes and the podcasting markets; the low-profile frame comes equipped with a rugged tabletop mount with direct access TRS rear connectors.
COAX CABLE TEST KIT
White Sands Engineering Coaxial Cable Test Kit
Designed to simplify the testing and remote identification of coaxial cable assemblies; adapter cables enable the tester to be used with a variety of A/V connectors, including F, BNC, RCA and SMB; includes a TSTL-3A cable tester, seven adapter cables, one F-female adapter, one AAA battery and a carrying case.
Features include recessed viewing angles, proper monitor distances and adjustable flat-panel screens, which eliminate eyestrain and reduce fatigue; have welded end frames with anti-tip legs and adjustable leg levelers; have proper air circulation for electronics, cable and wire management troughs with EZ hinge door access, and front- and rear-locking spring latch doors with CPU/storage shelves.
CUSTOM PANELS AND PLATES
Can be rear-illuminated for instant identification, making them ideal for use in low-light truck interfaces; UV-stabilized for outdoor use; feature nonmetallic cell cast acrylic for maximum durability and efficiency; panels will not rust or tarnish, even under sustained extreme weather conditions; panels are rear-engraved, so their markings cannot be marred or destroyed.
Wohler Technologies Wohler Plus
Provides a variety of DSP options so that each unit can be configured for the specific functions required by a facility; a modular system that features flexible inputs (16 channels or eight AES pairs) and outputs, alarms, monitoring and metering, as well as multiple channel synchronizing and shuffling of channels for 5.1 or 7.1 signal confidence; includes optional inputs for AES and multirate serial digital embedded audio with Dolby encoding.
DIGITAL AUDIO MIXER
Euphonix S5 Fusion
Features DSP SuperCore, which powers the mixer's signal processing and routing, providing full multiformat channels with EQ, filters and dynamics together with mix, aux and group busses with bus processing; EuCon Hybrid, which incorporates the EuCon high-speed Ethernet protocol, extends the control capabilities of the console beyond the DSP SuperCore to bring Mac and PC DAW tracks onto the console surface for mixing.
CONTENT DELIVERY CONFIRMATION SYSTEM
Deploys systems directly in consumer homes that can automatically capture aired programs in their entirety; server installed in the master broadcasting facility uses an algorithm to compare the stream for the consumer's location with the master broadcast stream; identifies anomalies that drop below the predefined threshold and automatically alerts the broadcaster.
WORKFLOW MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Xytech Systems Enterprise Version 11
Provides a complete, end-to-end solution for the creation, management, scheduling, tracking and delivery of physical and digital media assets; automates and streamlines media business operations, including business workflow, resource scheduling and media asset management; additions include a new Web-based service request module, which allows users to remotely browse through media assets, preview, select and order media assets, as well as request related services, such as delivery or shipments, dubbing, conversion, rental and resources; requests are then converted into work orders and media orders while scheduling the appropriate resources.
Can mix 16 inputs to eight output busses for recording up to eight tracks; records to two CompactFlash cards simultaneously; features four balanced AES inputs with sample rate conversion to allow eight channels of audio to come from four different devices with varying sample rates or unlocked sample rate clocks; provides an effects package.
DIGITAL MIXING SYSTEM
Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems DSP5D
Rack-mountable unit can be seamlessly controlled from a PM5D console; offers 48 mono and four stereo inputs, 24 mix buses and eight matrix buses, 24 omni outputs, eight effect processors and 12 graphic equalizers, full compatibility with DSP5D Editor computer software, and full channel functionality — gain, EQ and filters, dynamics and sends.
QuStream Integrity 600
Based on the FRM603 high-speed chassis; offers high component density and high-level redundancy; features include redundant power supply and optional redundant control plus reference board for two power busses, two Ethernet busses and two reference signals to every card in the system, as well as two sets of fans with individual tachometers for early warning of potential fan failure.
Newpoint Technologies Mercury RSM and EM
Element managers that interface with equipment and automating service restorations at unmanned remote sites around the globe; send data to a network management system; data can be transmitted back to the NOC using a WAN, dial up, satellite overhead or by using the Iridium service; allows end users to define primary and multiple backup paths to remote sites; offered with options for a RAID hard drive arrangement and integrated battery backup to ensure that hard disk failures do not affect remote site operations until a technician can replace the failed hard disk.
Quantel Newsbox HD
Arrives ready to go on-air straight out of the box; available in both HD-now and HD-upgradable configurations, allowing broadcasters to manage their HD investments; works with all the latest HD acquisition formats; comes with all that is needed to ingest material, view rushes, choose shots, edit stories, review finished pieces and play them out to air; features new options that increase flexibility and applications.
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MOBILE TV TRANSCODER
Directly converts existing TV content from satellite, terrestrial and IP networks into mobile TV content format; supports native MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (video) and AAC-HE (audio) encoding at broadcast quality; integrates encoding and preprocessing engines; provides multichannel encoding in 1RU.
Sony Electronics HVR-Z7U and HVR-S270U
Feature interchangeable lens systems, native progressive recording, increased sensitivity for low-light conditions and hybrid solid-state recording; the HVR-Z7U (handheld) and HVR-S270U (shoulder-mount) camcorders use the company's 1/3in three ClearVid CMOS Sensor system enhanced by Exmor technology, which features a unique column-parallel analog-to-digital conversion technique and dual noise canceling; offer sensitivity of 1.5lux.
IBM Media Hub
Helps to solve critical issues in systems integration, process integration and connectivity; allows for processes to be analyzed, understood, streamlined, improved and changed dynamically to meet business needs.
VIDEO STREAMING CARD
ViewCast Osprey-700 Hde
Streams SD/HD content over IP video distribution and VOD applications; adapts to any incoming SD/HD standard without interrupting the encoding session; uses an array of Designed for Live features that give users greater reliability, logo bitmap overlays and automatic logo sizing and repositioning when switching between any supported SD/HD modes.
Booth: SL13109, SL14900MR
Utah Scientific UTAH-400 iP
A 24-port IP router; gives broadcasters real-time, on-the-fly control of port priority, security groups and port speed on Ethernet networks; increases workflow efficiency in broadcasting or any situation where large video files or high-bit-rate streaming video are transferred over an Ethernet network; allows IT and traditional broadcast technology to be integrated seamlessly.
DIGITAL MIXING CONSOLES
Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems LS9 series
Consists of the 32-mic/line input 64-channel LS9-32, and the 16-mic/line input 32-channel LS9-16; compact and light enough for one person to move; offer easy setup; feature an extensive range of gating, compression and equalization capabilities, as well as a built-in USB memory recorder/player for recording or BGM playback.
2.4GHZ WIRELESS INTERCOM
Incorporates the option of three audio channels, selectable at each TR-24 beltpack; upon startup, the BTR-24 base station automatically scans and selects the best RF channel for communication using a feature called ClearScan; has built-in Li-Ion battery pack to provide up to 10 hours of uninterrupted operation, or the unit can be operated with the included wall-mount AC power supply; includes rack-mount hardware.
TBC Consoles IntelliTrac
Allows unlimited lateral positioning of critical monitors via front and rear device tracks; features easily upgradeable rack bay turrets and removable vented abs panels; includes a full range of articulating arms for distance, height and tilt control for mounting flat-panel monitors, speakers, phones and task lighting.
Booth: SU2729, SL6709
VIDEO HEADEND PLATFORM
TANDBERG Television iPlex
Includes MPEG-2 SD encoding, MPEG-4 AVC HD and SD encoding, MPEG-2-to-MPEG-4 AVC transcoding, MPEG-2 transrating and picture-in-picture (PIP) service generation; features a high-density, NEBS-certified, telco-designed chassis; offers improved motion estimation process, single-slice video processing architecture and dedicated processing for low-res encoding of PIP services.
10GIGE PCIE CARDS
Small Tree Communciations
Designed for Intel-based Apple desktop and server systems running Mac OS X Server version 10.5 Leopard; available in single-port and dual-port configurations; connect Power Mac G5 servers with PCIe, Mac Pros and Intel Xserves to Edge-Core and Foundry switches with 10GigE.
VIDEO TRANSPORT SYSTEM
Uses the company's ACT-L3 codec and advanced proprietary compression technologies; features a smaller, lighter weight chassis; enables users to transmit broadcast video in real time over any IP- or satellite-based network for live news broadcasts or distribution to cable headends; measures 4.45cm × 48cm × 15.88cm; the encoder/decoder set makes it easier for broadcasters to integrate the video transport system into news trucks or other broadcast settings where space is scarce.
AUDIO MIXING CONSOLE
STAGETEC (Salzbrenner Stagetec Mediagroup) AURUS
Features dual encoders, analog user interface, multichannel processing, TFT color displays, sample rates of 44.1KHz, 48KHz and 96KHz, up to 300 audio channels, 128 buses, up to 32 full channels per DSP board, subsystems interconnection with fiber-optic cables, sample rate converters as optional or standard features and a modular structure for simple system expansion.
Provide energy-efficient, broadcast-quality lighting in a format designed for easy installation in any type of ceiling; the patented articulation feature allows the fixtures to be precisely rotated into a desired directional position during conferencing and then returned flush to the ceiling between sessions or for general task lighting; fixtures are available with manual or motorized articulation and a range of dimming protocols for applications that include business and governmental videoconferencing, nontraditional studio lighting (ideal for newsrooms, edit bays, etc.), distance learning, telemedicine, and Internet video streaming.
Sony Electronics PMW-EX1
New to the XDCAM range, this SD/HD camcorder records to SxS ExpressCard media; uses 1/2in 1920 × 1080 sensors, and records long GOP MPEG-2 up to 35Mb/s; includes a 14X Fujinon zoom lens; offers IT-friendly MP4 file recording to advanced creative features, such as selectable gamma curves and Slow & Quick Motion capability.
HD MASTER STUDIO SYSTEM
Solid State Logic C300 HD
Compact, assignable console for fast and efficient sweetening and mix creation; features include tri-level sync support, serial control of HD VTRs, enhanced 96kHz feature set with provision for up to 16 discrete audio channels; extended DAW control with SoftKey keyboard commands, and improved center section GUI with larger time code display, 32 full resolution meters and extended Mix Pass List display with 10 levels of undo.
Integrates with Chyron's broadcast products; provides a one-stop seamless platform to create, composite and distribute graphic content over the Internet for traditional and new media markets; features FastMaps for the creation of maps, FastQuotes for stock market charts, FastCharts for bar graphs and pie charts, and FastWX for weather maps.
DIGITAL DISTRIBUTION AND ARCHIVING SOLUTION
Connects with existing news production systems (whether proprietary or tape-based) and saves stories as digital files on commodity storage devices, which can be instantly and automatically shared over existing bandwidth; allows newsroom groups to share content between HD and SD stations; advanced search features tie scripts and slugs to the video.
Accepts digital signals from 19.4 (SMPTE 310M) through SDI, ASI, HD-SDI and up to 3G/s; sports a fully modular, hot-swappable, redundant design, independent monitoring bus, SNMP interfacing, advanced system control and source-by-source intelligent autoconfiguration; scalable to 576 × 576 in a single 26RU frame; enables input and output expansion in steps of 18.
MOTION-COMPENSATED HD UPCONVERTER
Snell & Wilcox Quasar Ph.C
Features improved upconversion and cut-detection algorithms that enhance performance on a wide variety of complex images; these enhancements enable Quasar Ph.C to deliver sharp, unconverted images from all types of inputs, including those with fast motion, fine detail or both.
VIDEO OVER IP CROSSLAYER ANALYZER
Sencore MIP 1860
Designed to provide high performance IP and MPEG measurements; provides an acquisition device that records and analyzes hundreds of MPEG/IP streams at full Gigabit Ethernet speeds; ideal test solution for design and verification of all MPEG over IP equipment, systems or networks; includes an embedded tap for nonintrusive monitoring of the network anytime without disrupting service.
Booth: SU12108, N1122
Note: Booth numbers are provided by NAB and are current as of press time. Every effort was made by Broadcast Engineering to ensure the accuracy of the listings.