IBC Content Everywhere MENA takes place in Dubai on 20-22 January 2015, the second in a new series of global events powered by IBC that cover all aspects of the emergent second screen and IP workflows.
Over the last decade, Dubai, the location of January's IBC Content Everywhere MENA event, has successfully reinvented itself as a production and media hub, according to Dubai Media City and Dubai Studio City’s MD, Jamal Al Sharif.
Scrub, a division of HHB Communications, has supplied a significant number of upgrades to iZotope’s RX 4 audio enhancement and restoration software for London’s audio post production facilities.
An interesting white label hosted VoD and OTT services platform was launched during IBC by InstaDIGITAL.
Teracom Boxer has launched a new live TV and VoD streaming service across Sweden and Denmark. Norigin Media, from neighbouring Norway, have been selected to license its multiscreen TV apps product with custom integrations to the video platform managed by Boxer.
zLense's depth-mapping camera solution captures 3D data and scenery in realtime and adds a 3D layer to the footage
German TV news provider Tagesschau has outfitted its €23.8m new studio with 99 Arri L7-C LED Fresnels, gaining huge cost savings and full colour controllability along the way.
Taking an object-oriented approach to sports audio, a new prototype microphone control system, the Studer Ball Chaser allows broadcast engineers to use a joystick to open the shotgun microphone closest to the action on the playing area, while keeping the other microphones closed.
One of the most important programs that IBC has initiated over the past handful of years, IBC Rising Stars looks to help students and new entrants to the electronic media industry take their first vital steps on their path to a future career.
Caught twixt IBC and ISE as we are, it’s worthwhile rewinding to the last visit to the RAI and the IBC demonstration of the new Access Twine multi-screen platform.
Polecam Systems demonstrated its new underwater camera housing, the Polecam Fishface 500, at IBC, which has been designed specifically to enable the use of the Antelope Pico underwater.
The Digital Audio Denmark AX32 AD/DA high-end converter and DX32 digital audio bridge were both shown in Hall 8 together with the brand new DADman version 4.2 control software for Windows and OS X, which now incorporates automation via the Avid EUCON protocol.
It seems as if almost every company at IBC was talking about the Cloud – but only Envivio was talking about Nuage (which, of course, is French for ‘cloud’). And that’s how Envivio CEO, Julien Signès (pictured), likes it.
The KONA 4 desktop video and audio I/O card from AJA Video Systems now supports the latest versions of video applications in Adobe Creative Cloud. Device driver and plug-in software is available as a free download from AJA’s website.
Stagetec introduced a new generation of its signal-processing board XDSP for Nexus at IBC. Billed as being as compact and lightweight as its predecessor, the new board quadruples processing power and integrates the ISOSTEM upmix system invented by Berlin-based DSpecialists.
IBC has named Tim Richards as the next chairman of its Partnership Board. He will take over from Mike Martin, who retires at the end of 2014.
Three new devices intended to shake up multichannel audio were launched at IBC last month – the world’s first USB3 MADI I/O audio interface, a ultra-mobile USB2 MADI I/O audio interface and a MADI Router.
IBC has announced that IBC2014 was the most successful show ever. It attracted a total of 55,092 attendees, which is an increase on 2013 of 4%.
Eighteen months after launching the world's first Ultra HD TV home gateway chip, and following the subsequent introduction of 14 further HEVC chips, Broadcom has announced a raft of 4k customer deployments.
A new hardware and software bundle combining Microsoft’s Skype TX with Quicklink’s encoding hardware was unveiled at IBC2014.