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Mr Cloud, as much about cashflow balance as technology
Bruce Devlin - new It was an ordinary Tuesday, the last day of February 2017. It was getting late in the day and I was online doing my monthly management accounts and was just finishing the data entry for a very long Invoice when refreshing the expenses Tab on my browser showed this delightful picture.
Tags: iss123 | cloud | mrmxf | aws | amazon web services | Bruce Devlin - new
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A virtual world but call it cloud if you must
Jan Weigner I prefer not to use the word "cloud". It's useful for eight points in Scrabble, but in broadcasting, if we can still call it that, what you're really describing is storing data on someone else's computer or, on an industrial scale, a whole lot of someone else's computers (data centres). Cloud is just a convenient way of saying "shedload of capacity".
Tags: iss111 | cloud | virtual | vrt | amazon web sevices | scrabble | Jan Weigner
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Lessons Learnt - Webcasting live to the web
Larry Jordan# When I first started in this industry, more than 40 years ago, live television broadcasts were plentiful and popular. In fact, I got my start as a director in live television. However, the only way to create a live broadcast was with lots of equipment, large crews and plenty of money.
Tags: iss105 | webcasting | live | web | television | equipment | streaming | Larry Jordan#
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The production desk finally gets innovative
Kieron Seth# The video switcher (aka vision mixer) is at the heart of all live television, all AV and many a live webcast. But despite its core role, its remained essentially the same concept for decades, consisting of a digital video effects processing unit, matrix switcher and control panel.
Tags: iss104 | video switcher | vision mixer | live television | live webcast | digital vidoe effects | processing | matrix | control panel | Kieron Seth#
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Streaming graduation
Charlie Watts Graduation is a big deal for students, families and for the degree awarding institutions, and so it has been this way in Portsmouth since 1995. Now twenty years later it should come as no surprise that the University of Portsmouth has elevated the Graduation Ceremony Broadcasting Operation into something so organised that it runs like a refined and well oiled Swiss watch.
Tags: iss104 | live | streaming | graduation | university | portsmouth | broadcating | screen | web | Charlie Watts
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How we got live streaming to work for us
Larry Jordan# We originate three hours of live programming from our studios every week. In fact, everything we do is designed for live web streaming. For the last several months, we have been exploring a number of options that would enable live video streaming with live audio mixing and support an unlimited number of audio and video sources with a scalable architecture so that as our audience grows our stream will grow to support them.
Tags: iss103 | online | streaming | live web | production | webcasts | output | Larry Jordan#
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The Next Generation of Image Aqisition for Live Broadcast
Klaus Weber Today, there are many discussions focused on next generation broadcast formats. This is mainly driven by the fact that the consumer industry has already launched 4K (UHD) TV sets. Beside the question is the market ready to accept a new broadcast format? One question still remains: what is the best solution for the next generation broadcast format?
Tags: iss086 | Klaus Weber | Grass Valley | The LDX Series | LDX Compact | FT CMOS imagers | Xensium-FT imagers | Klaus Weber
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Live and behind the scenes with lEquipe
KitPlus L'Equipe is a nationwide daily French newspaper devoted to the world of sports. It has a significant online presence, including a popular weekly live web series.
Tags: iss084 | lequipe | french | newspaper | station | sports | online | web series | live | blackmagic | streaming | behind the scenes | KitPlus
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Broadcasting from the icy tundra
BJ Kirschhoffer Streaming from remote locations can often pose unique challenges. But considering they are surrounded by live polar bears the entire time, the challenges for PBI are particularly wild.
Tags: iss084 | wirecast | broadcast | tundra | pbi | polar bears international | streaming | educational | webcasts | BJ Kirschhoffer
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Creating a feature-rich subscriber-based OTT entertainment service
Helge Hoibraaten TV Everywhere has become a way of life in the Nordic market, where every major broadcaster has succeeded in taking its services over the top and into the online video space. One of those broadcasters pan-Nordic pay-TV channel provider C More Entertainment has offered Web TV services for years through its online video portal.
Tags: iss076 | feature | ott | entertainment | service | C More | web tv | services | nordic | broadcast | online video portal | Helge Hoibraaten
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The semantic web made simple
N/A There is a new term creeping in to discussions in the broadcasting business, and particularly around those involved in asset management and research projects. The term is semantic web and, I suspect, there are a lot of people who are neither completely sure they know what it means, nor trust its relevance in our business. I aim to provide some simple answers to those questions.
Tags: iss070 | ipv | web searching | semantic web | N/A
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HD Video on your website
N/A Video has become an affordable way to effectively connect with your customers. Whether you are a content producer or equipment manufacturer there are fewer ways to communicate a message more quickly, concisely and with as much impact. This article looks at how the current state of online video, what the opportunity is, and how to get started.
Tags: iss051 | hd video on your website | online video | hd online | youtube | alpha wave media | N/A
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Chyron interview with tv-bay
N/A Chyrons acquisition of AXIS Graphics, a unique web-based graphics system that has pioneered online graphics production.
Tags: chyron | character generator | axis | graphics | axis graphics | web graphics | iss021 | N/A
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