The NAB show is the world's largest gathering of the media production industry covering the development, management and delivery of content across all mediums. Digistor is sending a contingent to Las Vegas for the 2015 NAB to assess and communicate the developments at the show.
The NAB team will be sending back Tweets using the #DSNAblab handle for opinions, photos, trends, what’s-hot and what’s-not. We’ll be adding content directly into this blog, so check back here often. For more NAB updates you can also follow Digistorians on Twitter and Like our Facebook page.
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Avid at NAB 2015
Avid Announces Connectivity Partner Innovations
New and upcoming products and services integrate seamlessly with the Avid MediaCentral Platform, enabling media professionals to connect more collaboratively , powerfully and profitably. Read more
Avid Everywhere Delivers Breakthrough Innovations Across the Avid MediaCentral Platform
At NAB 2015 Avid announced innovations across the Avid MediaCentral Platform and its associated modular application suites. Read more
Avid Introduces High-Resolution Video IO System to Meet the Growing Demands of High-Res Content Production
The new Avid Artist | DNxIO, in combination with Media Composer software, gives video professionals a powerful, integrated solution for creating greater-than-HD content. Read more
AJA at NAB 2015
AJA Releases New KONA and Io Software with AJA Control Room Updates
AJA Video Systems released new v12.2 software for its KONA and Io products.
Read more about AJA at NAB 2015
AJA Launches New Mini-Converters at NAB 2015
AJA Video Systems announced a host of new Mini-Converters, powerful and portable devices that harness AJA’s proven technology for more flexible and extensible digital video workflows. The newly announced FiDO-4T-ST and FiDO-4R-ST enable quad-channel SDI to ST Fiber and ST Fiber to SDI, enabling Fiber transmission of 4K and UltraHD signals, and HA5-4K converts UltraHD/HD HDMI to 4x 3G-SDI.
Read more about AJA at NAB 2015
ATTO at 2015 NAB Show
At NAB 2015 ATTO Demonstrated End-to-End High Performance Media Workflow Solutions from Content Creation to Delivery
Addressing the needs of 4K/8K editing, media asset management and connecting production systems to IT infrastructures
ATTO showed its full range of Thunderbolt 2 Desklink devices, which enable creative professionals to connect small form factor platforms and mobile workbooks into high performance storage and networks, including SAS/SATA, Fibre Channel or Ethernet infrastructures.
Read more about ATTO at NAB 2015.
Autodesk at NAB 2015
Visit Autodesk on AREA to hear from some of the best artists in film and television and learn about the latest Autodesk Media & Entertainment software at NAB 2015. Read more about Autodesk at NAB 2015
Adobe at NAB 2015
At NAB 2015 Adobe announced a new wave of major updates for video pros coming soon to Creative Cloud. New versions of the video tools and services, including some brand new apps. Read more about Adobe at NAB 2015
Blackmagic Design at NAB 2015
In total Blackmagic Design introduced 38 new products at NAB, including
- Blackmagic URSA 4.6K Models
- Blackmagic URSA Viewfinder
- Blackmagic URSA Mini
- Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera
- Blackmagic Micro Studio Camera
- DaVinci Resolve 12
- Fusion 8 Studio
- Blackmagic Video Assist
- Teranex Mini 12G-SDI Converters
- ATEM Broadcast Studio 4K
- HyperDeck Studio 12G
- Smart Videohub 12G 40x40
- Smart Videohub CleanSwitch 12x12
- ATEM Talkback Converter 4K
- UltraStudio 4K Extreme
- DeckLink 4K Pro
Below are the verbatim announcements from Grant Petty, CEO. All products will be available for order or pre-order via the Digistor Shop Online shortly.
Cantemo Portal at NAB 2015
Cantemo showcased the upcoming Cantemo Portal 2.1 on its booth at NAB 2015. Read more about Cantemo Portal 2.1 at NAB 2.1.
EditShare at NAB 2015
EditShare Strengthens Ties with Adobe in Las Vegas
EditShare has enhanced its Adobe Premiere Pro CC panel integration with the release of EditShare Flow 3.2, the company’s media asset management platform. Fully integrated with EditShare’s XStream shared storage and Ark archiving/backup products, Flow is a true end-to-end workflow solution, from baseband SDI and file-based ingest with transcoding to asset logging, browsing and retrieval of content on EditShare media spaces and archives. Flow features fully-customisable automation tools and remote, web-based access to assets, simplifying complex workflows and allowing access to assets and metadata from inside the facility or anywhere in the world.
Read more about EditShare at NAB Show
EditShare Makes 4K Media Flow at NAB 2015
New Flow 3.2 media asset management platform introduces powerful remote editing and automated transcoding and file delivery workflows; supports 4K and beyond. Read more about EditShare at NAB
EditShare Raises the Bar for Collaboration and Media Management with New “Enterprise-Class” Storage and Production MAM Offerings.
New XStream EFS scale out storage solution combines enterprise-class storage with advanced media management capabilities; Flow 3.2 increases facility efficiency with MAM-driven automation and comprehensive multi-format support. Read more about EditShare at NAB.
Rohde & Schwarz DVS at NAB 2015: booth SL1105
R&S storage solutions with maximum performance and density
Rohde & Schwarz DVS again has upgraded its storage solutions to add even more performance and reliability to post production and broadcast workflows up to 8K. R&S SpycerBox Cell, which was first introduced at NAB 2014, now offers an increased capacity of up to 60 TB in a single 1U chassis.
R&S CLIPSTER with complete IMF mastering workflow
At this year's NAB, visitors will be able to experience the innovative product features of the mastering station R&S CLIPSTER. Among other functions, Rohde & Schwarz DVS has added key features to offer its customers a complete IMF workflow from a single solution: Timeline marker authoring, captions, subtitles, and forensic watermarking.
R&S DVS offers file-based studio production workflows in 4K with R&S VENICE 4K
At NAB 2015 Rohde & Schwarz DVS will present a further enhancement to its R&S VENICE ingest and production server product line. R&S VENICE 4K is tailored specifically for use in 4K studio production workflows.
Rohde & Schwarz DVS will be demonstrating how TV studios can efficiently realize production workflows in 4K – from ingest to studio playout – with the help of the ingest and production server R&S VENICE 4K. NAB visitors will be able to experience a 4K studio production workflow with R&S VENICE at booth SL1105.
Telestream solutions at NAB for moving, transforming and exchanging multiformat media over IT networks
- Vantage – the premiere software-enabled media processing platform that manages all media services from the camera to the point of distribution – on premise or in the cloud
- New! Tempo – a complete solution for re-timing file-based content while preserving quality that enables revenue expansion and substantial ROI
- New! VOD Producer DAI – simplifies and automates the creation of cable VOD assets, enables Dynamic Ad Insertion for cable VOD and expands revenue potential
- Post Producer – automates content production, assembly and packaging, lowering the cost of repetitive rendering of different versions of media
- Traffic Manager – a complete solution for syndicated & commercial workflows that ensures regulatory compliance
- MacCaption and CaptionMaker – closed caption software that easily integrates into automated Vantage workflows and ensures ADA & FCC compliance
- Wirecast – live streaming production software with replay, playlists, and more
- Switch Pro – cross-platform media player with inspection and correction
Plus, exciting new features for all of our products, including Pipeline and Episode.
Quantum's NAB Show "Pre-Cap" Webinar On Demand
In this webinar Quantum presents a look ahead to NAB, What to expect from Quantum, Hot Post and Broadcast topics and trends and more.
Dejero: Booth N1009 at the 2015 NAB Show
Founder and CTO Bogdan Frusina to Speak at NAB Broadcast Engineering Conference and Two Other Sessions
Topics Will Range From Video Contribution Management in the Cloud to Live Event Workflows
Dejero has announced that its founder and chief technology officer, Bogdan Frusina, will speak at three conference sessions during the 2015 NAB Show. Frusina's appearances will range from a five-person panel debate on cloud software for television, to a featured session at the NAB Broadcast Engineering Conference (BEC) in which he will present his paper on video contribution management in the cloud.
Dejero Introduces LIVE+ EnGo, a Compact and Modular Transmitter for Remote Video Acquisition
Transmitter Can Be Camera-Mounted or Body-Worn to Deliver Outstanding HD Pictures With Extremely Low Latency, From Any Remote Location
Dejero has announced the launch of LIVE+ EnGo, a compact camera-mounted or wearable transmitter for remote video acquisition. LIVE+ EnGo encodes H.264 video and transmits it over multiple IP networks to deliver exceptional picture quality with extremely low latency. Its modular design enables the attachment of swappable wireless modules to customize LIVE+ EnGo to the locally available wireless network infrastructure, and for use around the world.
Dejero Announces LIVE+ Multipoint Cloud-Based Solution for Simplified Sharing of Live Video Content
All-New Video Distribution Network Enables Cost-Effective Exchange of HD-Quality, Low-Latency Video From Any Location to Any Location, at Any Time
The cloud-based solution enables broadcasters and media organizations to send a broadcast-quality live stream from a source location to multiple locations simultaneously, with known and controlled latency at each end point. LIVE+ Multipoint can also be used to exchange recorded content between studios.
MAXON at NAB 2015 – and Globally at C4Dlive.com
MAXON and NAB – a combination that has become synonymous with the presentation of exciting, top-rated 3D projects and the newest Cinema 4D features for the broadcast industry. Renowned artists shared their knowledge with industry professionals at the MAXON booth and worldwide via live stream at C4Dlive.com.
The new live link between Ventuz Technology’s real-time graphics software suite and Cinema 4D provides seamless communication between the two toolsets. Read more
Vidcheck at NAB Show 2015
Vidcheck, the specialist supplier of automated quality control software with patented intelligent video and audio correction launched “Vidapps-Video,” a plug-in for Adobe® After Effects® CC and Adobe Premiere® Pro CC. This is the latest addition to the Vidchecker and Vidfixer family of products enabling users to easily check and automatically correct video errors without leaving the Adobe post-production environment. Read more
Vidcheck launched the Vidcheck Advanced Media Player, “Vamp”, at NAB Show 2015. Read more
Vidcheck will also be in Australia with Digistor at SMPTE 2015