Despite the continuing growth in audiences for streaming content, the established broadcasters remain popular. Indeed, market predictions are that, while streaming services will gain viewers and revenue, traditional linear television will remain stable; Statista even suggests a slight rise in daily viewing hours.
The end of the FTP era
A look at how new protocols are bringing huge improvements to media transfers. Including:
- Quicker file transfers.
- Increased reliability.
- Better security for data.
In Conversation with Matrox
We caught up with Jean Lapierre, Senior Director, Advanced Technologies to discuss Matrox® VERO. Jean tells us about what VERO is and what stimulated its development, why they build a new device rather than just use a simple SDI-to-ST 2110 gateway. We also talk about how VERO includes a capture function and why someone would need that in a signal generator. Finally, we hear how VERO is useful for any users that may need a ST 2110 reference source.
Media Tech Intelligence Briefing – Satellite
COVID-19 impacted revenue drivers such the transition to 4K/UHD; the occurrence of major sports events; the acceleration of the transition to DTC models / Pay TV decline.
In Conversation with Apantac
We talk to Thomas Tang (President and founder at Apantac) about trends in KVM over IP in the Broadcast industry, the kinds of applications that really benefit from KVM over IP solutions and the types of KVM over IP solutions Apantac are offering in their portfolio. Thomas also talks to us about the application of KVM over IP with multiviewers and who the major players are that use Apantac products.
Storage Panel Discussion
We were joined by our 3 BaM Award Store category finalists for this panel discussion.
IABM Awards 2020 – Connect BaM Award® Winner
Announcement of the Connect BaM Award® Winner from the IABM Awards Ceremony 2020.
Discussing Risk: Designing Resilient Media Supply Chains Panel
This panel of supply chain experts examine the state of business, operational and technical risk at media companies. With the pandemic accelerating established technology transitions such as the move to virtualized infrastructures, have media companies effectively managed the security risks that this transition implies. And what about the increasing use of data to drive media operations, will that pose new challenges that media professionals have not been accustomed to deal with? This session is laser focused on every type of risk encountered by media companies in today’s volatile media world. It is an ideal session for media technology professionals wanting to grow their awareness of new types of risks that could radically affect their work as well as how to manage them effectively.
Head in the Clouds: Flexible Development and Payment Models Panel
In this panel discussion, we examine the benefits and challenges of cloud economic models with Synamedia and Google Cloud.
Flexible Development and Payment Models: Blackbird Interview
IABM Head of Knowledge Lorenzo Zanni interviews John Honeycutt, Non Exec Director at Blackbird about changing media technology sourcing models, including the increased propensity of media companies to insource technology operations as well as the benefits and challenges of cloud operating platforms.