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01 January 1970

A new era of connectivity: Producing 4K/UHD Using IP and 12G-SDI

14 June 2017

Recently we attended Broadcast Solutions’ ‘Broadcast Innovation’ event in association with SVG Europe. We participated in a couple of panels, one being ‘A New Era of Connectivity: Producing 4K/UHD using IP and 12G-SDI’.

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Standing on the shoulders of giants

14 March 2016

Humble. That’s how I’m led to feel working at SAM and as part of our broader industry. When I write and think about some of the solutions and technology we’re putting together it’s all too easy to puff your chest out and claim foresight. The truth is that even Sir Isaac Newton considered the title phrase originally (we believe) coined by John of Salisbury in 1159.

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VSF TR-03: An Elemental Step on the Path to IP

29 January 2016

On October 21, 2015 the Video Services Forum (VSF) published Technical Recommendation TR-03. In the future, when we look back on our inexorable transition to IP, now in full swing, I believe TR-03 will stand as an important stepping stone on that path.

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IP Video CODECs – how many is enough?

28 January 2016
At IBC this year, I expect many of us will experience a slightly unsettling sensation as we see the industry progress further away from the nicely constrained, homogeneous world of SDI, towards the asynchronous, heterogeneous universe of IP. Nowhere is IP’s technological diversity more prevalent than in the realm of video compression formats.
 
 
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