SATELLITE DATA SERVICE
SES Americom IPlex solution
Features LAN-to-LAN connectivity between a central office and numerous remote sites for e-mail transfer, database applications and more; videoconferencing between any number of designated offices, via satellite or SES AMERICOM's terrestrial backbone network.
DIGITAL AUTOMATION SYSTEM
MicroFirst Engineering D.A.S.
Provides meta data management and device control through real-time automation and management system; offers sophisticated logging functionality, dynamic near real time integration, full-functioned graphical device control, distributed or centralized IP control.
ON-AIR Systems Kore
Application for scheduling, media asset management and database workflow automation; part of the ingest-playout workflow, providing a powerful set of tools for automating labor and data intensive tasks for program scheduling, media management and report generation.
BROADCAST AND AUDIOVISUAL INTEGRATOR AND EQUIPMENT SUPPLIER
Professional Communications Systems (PCS)
Offers a host of services — from consulting, design and engineering to equipment procurement, documentation and training, and after sales support; specializes in design, installation, and maintaining turnkey audio and video communication systems.
Quartz Electronics Xenon
Two frame sizes available; active assemblies are all hot swappable from the front of the frame; power, control, cooling and reference generation are all available in dual redundant configurations; every output can be switched in the same TV frame.
HD AND SD ENCODER
In its minimal configuration, the unit can simultaneously encode one HD and one SD video stream as well as up to four stereo audio pairs; can be equipped with an advanced satellite modulator, making it ideal for both contribution and distribution.
WIRELESS CAMERA TRANSMITTER
Microwave Radio Communications Reporter
Broadcast live video to a central receiver site up to 1093 yards away; features integrated MPEG-2 encoding (4:2:2/4:2:0) with COFDM modulation.
MITEQ SYS2XA4509H and SYS3XA1957H
Available in either carrier form or standard SMA housing form; model SYS2XA4509H is a doubler with 10 dBm output from 6GHz to 12GHz, for a +5 dBm input.
TRANSPORT STREAM MONITOR AND ANALYZER
Triveni Digital StreamScope
Enhanced version of real-time DTV transport stream monitor and analyzer family; monitors, measures, and analyzes DTV streams and signals to ensure their integrity, reliability and compliance with MPEG-2, ATSC and SCTE standard.
DIGITAL MIXING CONSOLE
Studer OnAir 500 Modulo
+41 1 870 75 11;www.studer.ch
Consists of one or two fader modules, one master module, the meter bridge and a 19in electronics rack, resulting in a six-fader or 12-fader mixing desk; is based on the same platform as the OnAir 500 in its fixed frame version but also offers the freedom to place the individual modules wherever it is most convenient for the users.
Systems Wireless Venue
A modular UHF design that operates with Digital Hybrid Wireless transmitters, and a variety of analog transmitters; the receiver uses a host assembly that includes an antenna multi-coupler, computer communications interface and mechanical rack mounting for up to six receiver modules.
CONSOLES FOR BROADCAST ENVIRONMENTS
TBC Consoles intelliTrac
Laterally sliding and positionable rack turrets easily upgraded or relocated as equipment and operational requirements change; continuous front and rear device tracks allow unlimited lateral positioning of critical equipment.
PHOTOGRAPHIC, VIDEO, CINE AND LIGHTING DISTRIBUTOR
Distributor of products for the photographic, video, Cine and lighting markets; including Manfrotto and Gitzo tripods, heads and accessories; Avenger grip; Metz electronic flash systems; Elinchrom studio lighting systems.
VIDEO, AUDIO, MULTIMEDIA, AND COMPUTER BASED PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
Experience includes design and installation on a turnkey basis of countless broadcast television stations, ATSC transmission systems, commercial production facilities, digital 601 post production facilities, corporate production facilities.
AES AUDIO EMBEDDER/DISEMBEDDER
Is dual rate, with eight channels AES I/O; disembedder provides four AES outputs; embedder is user-selectable, on a channel pair basis, to either pass SDI input audio or to embed input.
Scopus Network Technologies UE-9000
Allows users to deploy existing MPEG-2 video compression technologies while providing a migration path to advanced compression schemes such as AVC and VC-1 encoding in both SD and HD formats.
ANALOG AUDIO CABLES
Belden plenum cable
Plenum versions of the 9451 and 9451D analog audio cables; designed for line-level audio connections, audio distribution equipment and studio wiring with room-to-room and plenum versions.
Sachtler DV II
For use with MiniDV camcorders; easy to operate, lightweight, and automatically create clean pictures; weighs 4.7lb; payload is 0.8kg to 3.6 kg /1.8lb to 7.9lb.
FIBER VIDEO TRANSPORT SOLUTION
Vyvx MPEG-2 compressed fiber video
Expands the reach of the MPEG-2 Compressed video network by enabling compressed signals to originate or terminate at any Vyvx TSC that offers 45Mb/s fiber video transport service.
BROADCAST POWER MONITORS
Bird Electronic BPM-E Series
Integration of forward and reflected elements into the RF Detection/Control Circuit yields added stability and greater dynamic range; Ethernet and RS-232 enabled.
SD/HD MPEG-2 ENCODER
Snell & Wilcox MEMPHIS
Based on the company's Ph.C phase correlation motion estimation and Prefix compression preprocessing; seamlessly integrates into existing environments; accepts both SD and HD 1080/720 formats, uncompressed PCM, MP1L2, Dolby E and AC-3 audio.
SHORT HOP ATMOSPHERIC FIBER TRANSPORT
Telecast Fiber Systems Kermit
Augments fiber-optic runs and provides signal connectivity where running fiber cable is impractical or impossible; plug in virtually any Telecast product, and Kermit launches its signal through the air, up to a half kilometer away.
Network Electronics VikinX Consists of the 128×128 AES router and the 64×64 analogue audio router; features dual, hot swappable and load sharing power supplies; supports dual and redundant system control and monitoring tools.
Broadcast Microwave Carry-Coder II
A portable module for video cameras; performs wireless digital transmission of video, audio, and user defined private data; can be used in a backpack configuration or plugged directly to the back of most professional video cameras.
SD/HD digital video/audio delay system; built-in defocus engine; dual-operator screening for extra security, two models provide up to 11 seconds of delay in HD and up to 60 seconds of delay in SD.
CAMERA SUPPORT SYSTEM
Anton Bauer STASIS
A lightweight shoulder mount; redirects the geometry of a mini-DV camera to make use of the body as a stable support platform; the body support system improves both the ergonomics and performance of a professional min-DV handheld.
ADC Telecom UniPatch
Modular patching system with universal chassis; combines full Audio Engineering Society compliance, a highly durable RS-422 patching interface, and a modular design.
VIDEO-ON-DEMAND DESCRIPTION SOFTWARE
Anystream Agility VOD
Enterprise-level description; allows content producers to serve VOD outlets; designed in response to demand from broadcast customers for a way to create and deliver content to burgeoning video-on-demand outlets affordably as opposed to outsourcing.
UHF DIGITAL AND ANALOG TRANSMITTER
Axcera Innovator HX
Based on the advanced design of the Innovator HX VHF transmitter; high-power solid-state UHF transmitter; features broadband amplifiers and combiners, high-gain power modules and hot swappable amplifiers.
DIGITAL KLYSTRODE IOT
For use in digital UHF television service in the output stage of DTV transmitters; suitable for use with 8VSB and COFDM modulation schemes; have a magnetically focused electron beam that is density-bunched by an RF cavity-driven grid.
For high power analog and digital UHF TV transmitters; include low power plug-in types, higher power plug-in and build-up types, and a range of high efficiency water cooled energy-saving-collector IOTs (ESCIOTs).
HD/SD CROSS CONVERTER
Ensemble Designs 7900 series
Provides HD up/down/cross conversion, 8-channel audio option with channel shuffling and audio mixing; supports multi-formats; accepts software upgrades for signal monitoring and alarms.
Compact design; includes six keyers, five pattern generators, two 2-D DVEs with rotation; 16 SDI inputs 16 SDI outputs; two matt generators, two DVE border generators; frame buffer with alpha channel.
Designed specifically for the Sony HVR-Z1U HD camcorder; the active LCD area has a 1024×768 resolution; displays 16.77 million colors by having eight bits per RGB; has HD analog video input terminal.
IP VIDEO GATEWAY
Provides multiple ASI I/O; supports a GigE network interface and PRO-MPEG standards; XML and Web browser interfaces with dynamic network interface monitoring.
Evertz 7710XC converters
Available in four versions to convert between SD and HD formats; accepts embedded audio, re-embeds the audio on output along with appropriate delay; handles closed captions and time code.
Grass Valley XtenDD HD
Supports both HD and simulcast operations; handles up to four mix/effects channels in a 12RU package or up a 2 M/E version in a 7RU configuration; sophisticated digital effects.
FIBER OPTIC CABLE CHECKER
Simplifies use and maintenance of fiber cable; measures optical signal, power level; detects broken electrical lines; auto power off to conserve battery life; zero-calibration; complete with measuring unit and loop-back unit.
+852 2730 2117;www.dayang.com
Capable of operating in HD and SD formats; editing features include real-time 3-D and 2-D effects, real-time multi-layered character generation, unlimited edit layers, unlimited effects layers.
Interfaces allow users to easily interconnect and control external hardware and software resources; communicates over TCP/IP networks with XML; M&C module sends/receives commands to external machine control devices.
LIVE SPORTS PRODUCTION
IBIS ServerLoad Sport
+44 1483 280208;www.ibis.tv
Allows the capture of highlights at ingest through up to six different feeds, providing the choice of viewing from multiple angles; dual screens and thumbnails, which are linked directly to video; fast turnaround for live sports highlights production.
HD GRAPHICS PLATFORM
Inscriber Inca Studio HD
Real-time, multi-layer, live production HD graphics system; comprehensive suite of tools including on-air CG applications; includes Rapidfire, a fast keyboard data entry and display for breaking news or live events.
DIGITAL MONITORING SYSTEM
Features AES/EBU digital and analog audio inputs in a single loudspeaker system; 192kHz/24-bit digital audio interface; Genelec's Minimum Diffraction Enclosure design.
Closed-loop statistical multiplexing system; incorporates remotely acquired video content to better optimize picture quality and compression efficiency; can support encoders using MPEG-2, MPEG-4/AVC (H.264) and SMPTE VC-1.
Sigma Electronics Dagger series
A series of economical SD and HD video and AES audio routers designed to fit into a single modular frame; include equalization and relocking of all outputs; a variety of audio and video matrix sizes available for inclusion.
Digital Transaction Group XE
A media asset management, content lifecycle and TV automation system; is capable of managing and controlling content from inception to its end of life, emphasizing delivery of uninterrupted, reliable workflow.
ANALOG/DIGITAL AUDIO ROUTING SWITCHER
Now features a time division multiplex (TDM) module to accommodate a denser switching matrix than conventional cross-point switches.
STEREO CONDENSER MICROPHONE
beyerdynamic MCE 72
Ideal for XY-type stereo recording; offers a wide, linear frequency response of 60Hz to 20,000Hz; features two microphone capsules that are mounted at 60 degrees to the microphone axis to achieve an accurate reproduction of the sound source.
SYNC AND TEST GENERATOR
Trilogy Mentor XL
+44 1264 384000;www.trilogy-broadcast.co.uk
Operates simultaneously in 525 and 625 modes; can be upgraded to HD standards by purchase of software keys; dual timecode outputs available; GPS locking will be available via an optional mode.
INTERNET BROWSE TOOL
Pebble Beach Systems Internet Media Browser
+44 1737 821 522;www.pebble.tv
Provides a means of viewing low-resolution copies of media content from anywhere in the world; features the company's metadata searching tools, which operators can use to formulate complex queries to search and find the required clips.
DIGITAL BROADCAST CONSOLE
Solid State Logic C200 version 3
Includes support for a new DAW control option, providing workstation integration and using technology from the AWS 900 system; new snapshot system allows sequencing and crossfade of console set-ups under manual or automated control.
Brick House Video Proteus
+44 23 8067 6026;
Features 10-bit SDI, analog composite and audio I/O; offers an advanced standards conversion algorithm for PAL to NTSC and NTSC to PAL, comprehensive audio synchronization facilities and a full set of signal processing controls; is field-portable.
HD-SDI TEST SIGNAL GENERATOR
Wohler Technologies Penpal-HD
Produces 32 video test patterns in 18 HD formats, each of which can be combined with three different audio tone settings; capabilities include three moving test patterns, pathologicals and four stereo pairs of AES audio embedded in the HD-SDI signal; 6in long and weighs 6oz.
SD/HD GRAPHICS PLATFORM
Pinnacle Deko 1000/3000 Hybrid
Models targeted at live sports, entertainment and newsrooms; applications include channel branding, in-program promotions and advertising; provides sophisticated credit sequences, weather and other data-driven alerts.
Keywest Technology MX5 Plus
Supports high-resolution displays; input NTSC source video and up-res the video to native resolution; supports 4:3, 16:9 and 9:16 aspect ratio displays with a high-resolution RGB progressive scan and DVI output; key up to five crawls on screen.
MULTI-PORT, BI-DIRECTIONAL IP VIDEO GATEWAY
Path 1 Network Technologies Vx8000 VoIP Gateway
Deliver real-time, broadcast-quality MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 video in SD and HD to remote locations over public and private IP networks; uses the latest standards-compliant techniques for forward error-correction (FEC).
HD HDV CAMCORDER
Records 24p with timecode; utilizes three newly-developed 1/3in CCD image sensors, each one featuring an array of 1280×720 pixels with micro lenses.
Florical Systems Automated Join in Progress (JIP)
Featured in the AirBoss presentation controller; is fully automated to provide potentially unattended join in progress of local recorded programs based on a remote signal from the network.
SMPTE TIME CODE GENERATOR
Is a microprocessor-based pre-settable SMPTE time code generator with Jam Sync; provides a front panel mounted thumbwheel switch that allows the presetting of hours, minutes and seconds data and six digits of user bits.
360 Systems Image Server 7000
Designed for satellite ingest, production and play-to-air; the two-input, six-output multi-format design supports MPEG-2, DV and TARGA graphics; up to 400 hours of internal raid storage is available (accessible from the server's front panel).
HD ENG-STYLE LENS
Light-weight lens for ENG and documentary applications; suited for gyro stabilized platforms in aircraft and wildlife photography; reduced focus breathing, F-stop range of 2.0 to 2.8 with DigiPower servo system.
FIBER-OPTIC CONNECTOR FOR HDTV CAMERAS
Fischer Connectors 1053 series
Enable users to field-assemble and field-repair HDTV camera connectors anywhere; eliminates polishing fiber-optic elements a well as preparing special epoxies when using the new Series 1053T connector.
Relies on JPEG2000 video compression up to 300Mbs providing visually lossless recording; provides over 12 hour of video recording on one hot-swappable drive; V1-UHD provides uncompressed JPEG2000 storage.
Based on Microsoft's PowerPoint, turns presentations into high-end broadcast-quality video; runs in PowerPoint user interface; no scan converter required.
Storagetek StreamLine SL8500
Attaches to mainframe, supercomputing, UNIX, Linux and Windows; supports the T9840 and T9940 lines of tape drives, and LTO Ultrium and SDLT tape drives.
3-D CG PLATFORM
Chyron Lyric 3D +
Template-based 3-D graphics and animation; direct import of 3-D objects; mix and animate 2-D and 3-D objects with real-time lighting and camera effects; 3-D transitions between scenes and pages.
Calrec System Plus
+44 422 842159;www.calrec.com
Technology upgrades of hardware and software are available as optional upgrades to existing 100 Series consoles, basic platform includes — fully redundant power supplies; 20 second boot time.
ULTRA-MINIATURE HD COAX CABLE
Ideal for mobile production trucks; meets and exceeds the bandwidth required for a 1.485Gb/s HD video transmission, with a precision 75ohm impedance and low structural return loss up to 3GHz.
Kino Flo ParaBeam Zip 400 and 200
Optics compress the focal range of the light wave to produce a broad soft source along the horizontal axis and a narrow beam on the vertical axis; measures 24in by 24in; can light a four-person news desk from approximately 15ft away.
DUAL HD MONITOR]
Marshall Electronics V-R72P-2HDA
Rack-mounted monitor features high resolution, 1.2 million pixel screens with digital signal processing; designed for analog applications; accepts DVI and HDMI computer or video signals plus HD and SD analog video standards and signal types.
OPTICAL RECORDING TECHNOLOGY
Maxell and InPhase Technologies Holographic MEDi
Has 300GB storage capacity and 160Mb/s transfer rate; uses a laser beam to form and store data in several 3-D hologram images of data pages into the same location.
QUAD SPLIT VIDEO PROCESSOR
Image Video VxV-4 DVI/SDI
Provides four 4:2:2 SDI/composite analog inputs with selectable 16:9 or 4:3 aspect ratio outputs; any input can be zoomed to full screen resolution.
DMT LDMOS UHF
LDMOS-based solid-state transmitters; power levels to 25KW; modules are hot swappable; each power module has separate power supply; easy upgrades through the addition of modules.
CAMERA TROLLEY SYSTEM
Consists of a single or dual trolley for optimal load stabilization; the track is a dual rail system with connecting brackets; is fully servo controlled with location feedback for preset positioning and motion control.
HD AUDIO DE-EMBEDDER
Provides eight channels of analog audio output in a compact package from a SMPTE 292M signal with embedded audio; rack mountable or battery operation; AES group and channel selectors.
Terayon Digital Motion Graphics Overlay (DMGO)
Enables broadcasters to implement high-quality, real-time graphic overlays in their digital services to brand, promote and advertise; does not require any decoding or re-encoding of the underlying digital programming.
Supports SD, HD, HDV and Panasonic VariCam formats; direct timeline support for DV25 and DVCPRO formats; P2 support; direct 1394 I/O for both 1080i and 720p from HDV devices; HDV content can be seamlessly mixed with other HD formats on the same timeline; handles dual-stream, real-time HD transitions and effects and full-quality HD playback of dual video streams.
MULTI-FORMAT HD/SDI MONITOR
Waveform monitor supports both HD and SD applications in a half-rack configuration; displays waveform, vector, gamut, audio, picture, timing and data analyzer functions in quadrant or full-screen views; displays up to four inputs simultaneously; advanced audio analysis with CineSound, Surround and Dolby decoding modes.
Device comes with internal MPEG-2 decoder and COFDM demodulator; compatible with most remote controls; capable of multi-band operation when used with block down converters.
+44 1473 831700;www.screen.subtitling.com
Solution for the preparation, editing, and timing of subtitles; creates in all major languages; all tools easily controlled from a PC keyboard via simple short cuts, drop down and contextual menus.
DVCPRO HD P2 hand-held camcorder provides 1080i and 720p recording at 100Mb/s DVCPRO HD; shoots in 1080/60i, 30p and 24p; in 720/60p, 30p and 24p and in DVCPRO50, DVCPRO or DV.
NEWS PRODUCTION PLATFORM
Pre-packaged integrated news production system; self-contained, users can ingest, view rushes, choose shots, edit stories, review finished pieces and play-to-air.
DIGITAL WIRELESS INTERCOM
Based on FreeSpeak technology; delivers a wireless version of a traditional wired intercom control panel for communications including point-to-point and party line (conference) without multiple frequencies or manual selection.
Telestream FlipFactory HD
Designed to simplify conversion of multiformat source media to HD; fits into any file-based workflow; tasks are completely automated, enabling content to flow in and out of the workflow without baseband signal routing and without the need for operator intervention.
CARDIOID CONDENSER MICROPHONE
Features custom-engineered low-mass diaphragm, providing extended frequency response, plus the ability to handle extremely high SPLs; has a fixed cardioid polar pattern to allow isolation of the desired sound source; features a flat, extended frequency response (20Hz to 20,000Hz), high SPL handling capability (144dB), and a wide dynamic range (124dB).
LED CAMERA LIGHTING
Preset colors of 5500 degrees Kelvin and 3200 degrees Kelvin; full dimming from one to 100 percent without color shifting; no color shift when dimming; standard Frezzi mounts and accessories; runs from camera battery or external supply.
Middle Atlantic Products GRK Series
Is engineered with large openings to accommodate cable pass-throughs, and abundant lacing points; has no raw edges at the bottom and top to prevent cable chafing and straight vertical top-to-bottom cable runs.
TAPELESS HD DNG
Ikegami HDN-X10 Editcam HD
Provides 1000TV lines of resolution; 56dB of S/N and F10 at 2000lux; power consumption only 32W; uses three 2/3in 2.1megapixel CMOS sensors; uses Avid DN×HD codecs working at 8 or 10-bit sampling at 145Mbs and 220Mbs; portable FieldPak2 storage ingests directly into Avid HD NLE; proxy and metadata are stored on camera's USB flash cards.
ASSET MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
Sundance Digital Seeker
Workflow Management engine allows tasks to be created, assigned to an individual or group, and tracked; features media database that tracks, manages, stores and indexes video, audio, graphic and all types of document files; media management engine integrates with third party transcoding engines.
Omneon MultiPort 4000 Series
HD MPEG decoders for integrated playback of HD material ingested into an Omneon Spectrum media server; provides one or two independent channels of HD playback.
HD MULTIFORMAT CONVERTER
Prime Image Time Tailor
Provides conversion between all standards and formats; features analog HD inputs and outputs for supporting HD camcorders, HD set-top boxes, HD-DVRs, HD-DVHs, etc.
3-D OPTICS SYSTEM
Thales Angenieux, Vision III Imaging V3 Moving Optical Element
Scanning lens is integrated with Thales Angenieux's Digital 26 × 7.8 AIF HD ENG/EFP telephoto zoom and 15 × 8.3 AIF HR ENG/EFP telephoto lenses; images with enhanced texture and depth appear as 3-D when viewed on standard image displays.
Leitch NEXIO HD
Software-based agile codec for HD recording with up/down-conversion for simultaneous applications; supports interpolated off-speed play and scrub audio.
Ross Synergy SD
Powerful control panel, expanded keyboard support and removable USB storage; new squeeze and tease WARP effects including corner pinning, lens flare, obscure, and shards.
HD DIGITAL AUDIO CONSOLE
Lawo mc2 66
+49 7222 10020;www.lawo.de
Lightweight construction; low power consumption; compact dimensions; optimally suited for production particularly in OB vans; in combination with the routing matrix integrated in the core it offers maximum flexibility for I/O interfaces and DSP resources; possible matrix capacity of 3072 mono inputs and outputs as well as up to 192 fully equipped DSP channels and 144 summing buses.