Switching and routing technology took a big leap at NAB Show this year as systems continued to evolve to offer cloud technology networking, IP workflow management options, and expanded format capabilities including HD, 3G and 4K.
Broadcast Pix has announced a pair of new software upgrades for its switchers; version 4.5 for the Granite and Mica systems, and version 3.5 for the Flint and Roadie.
AVI Systems, a Minneapolis-based A/V and broadcast systems integrator, recently outfitted Principal Park—a 11,500 seat baseball stadium in Des Moines—with an extensive Panasonic camera and switcher system to feed the facility’s new HD LED scoreboard.
Market forces are favorable for production switchers.
Protecting the heart of Silicon Valley, the San Jose Fire Department responds to approximately 80,000 incidents annually over 200 square miles of urban and suburban area through 33 fire stations.