Marquis Media Partners Launches Energy Platform Audit giovedě, 27 Giugno 2013 - 09:04 PM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Pangbourne Berkshire, United Kingdom--June 27, 2013) Marquis Media Partners today launched its Energy Platform Audit service to help broadcasters to improve business efficiency and assist with the planning and design of new broadcast centres. The dependence on modern day digital IT based systems used in broadcast production, playout and distribution technology demands higher levels of resilience to cope with growing power loads and ensure continuity of output. Marquis’ specialist team are able to provide an expert assessment of existing infrastructure to ensure organisations operating in the broadcast and media space can sustain growth and are not constrained in the future.
Expert Overview of HPC Requirements and Architectural Choices sabato, 29 Giugno 2013 - 12:00 AM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - Systems Integration White Paper This e-guide provides detailed insight into the nature of today's data intensive, virtualized, converged data centers and explores the newest networking architecture and NFS alternatives that may be able to help. Discover Infiniband uses for HPC and beyond and learn about the options one lab is considering to address it parallel processing needs. Published by: Cray
NRK Extends Deployment of Mosart News Automation lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 03:16 AM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering Norwegian broadcasters install Mosart Medialab at 12 regional news studios Norway's NRK is extending its deployment of Mosart automation from three central systems to include 12 of its regional news studios and an additional central system. With the completion of this project, all NRK facilities will enjoy the same efficiency, control options, and agile operation as the broadcaster's main studios in Oslo. read more
Hawthorne Direct, with PJA Advertising, Produces Drive to Retail Broadcast Campaign for Brother International Corporation lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 10:35 PM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Los Angeles, California--July 1, 2013) Hawthorne Direct, a full service brand response advertising agency, has produced new one and two-minute commercials in conjunction with PJA Advertising for Brother International Corporation. PJA Advertising was responsible for the creative. The announce-ment was made today by Chief Operations Officer Jessica Hawthorne-Castro, Hawthorne Direct. Entitled “Nobody Said,” the new spot depicts a man carefully reviewing an assortment of printers at his local office electronics retail store. He stops in front of a new product--the “Business Smart Inkjet All in One” printer from Brother. The voice over announcer says, “It’s the ultimate combination – Fast print speed, small size, and low cost printing.” The spot continues to showcase the variety of special features offered by the new printer, including increased productivity, smaller footprint size and landscape printing technology. The new machine connects wirelessly and offers users the ability to print directly from their mobile devices.
Method Studios Brings Down the House lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 09:51 PM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Method is One of the Lead VFX Vendors on "White House Down" (Los Angeles, California--July 1, 2013) Visual effects house Method Studios, a Deluxe Entertainment Services Group company, was one of the lead vendors on Columbia Pictures’ “White House Down,” which opened this weekend. Method’s crew was led by Ollie Rankin, visual effects supervisor, and Christopher Anderson, visual effects producer for the team in Vancouver. Overall they completed 185 shots comprising four sequences. “White House Down” was directed by Roland Emmerich. Volker Engel and Marc Weigert were the production’s visual effects supervisors.
?Summer Blockbusters Graded by Company 3 Using DaVinci Resolve lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 03:00 PM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2013-07-01) Blackmagic Design today announced that DaVinci Resolve was Company 3's tool of choice for color grading major summer blockbusters this year, including ?The Lone Ranger? and ?Man of Steel? (graded by Stefan Sonnenfeld), ?The Hangover Part III? (graded by Siggy Ferstl) and ?World War Z? (graded by Adam Glasman). Company 3, a Deluxe Creative Services company with facilities throughout the globe, uses DaVinci Resolve for all its color grading work.
WCPE Celebrates Independence Day lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 03:00 PM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2013-07-01) Wake Forest, N.C. (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 WCPE Music Director William Woltz announces an American Weekend to celebrate the 4th of July, July 4-7, 2013. Listen for music from U.S. composers and performers, both nativ...
More LiveU deployments lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 11:08 AM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering Ned Soseman LiveU technology provides iPhone in-car coverage and post-event interviews. LiveU technology provides iPhone in-car coverage and post-event interviews. read more
Deluxe Digital Cinema selects TC Electronic's TouchMonitors lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 11:06 AM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering Ned Soseman The TouchMonitors are beneficial because they provide level indication during multichannel playback of additional channels that are normally not audibly monitored. The TouchMonitors are beneficial because they provide level indication during multichannel playback of additional channels that are normally not audibly monitored. read more
HTML5 could at last force Apple to fall into line over online video standards lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 07:47 AM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering Only the most dominant market players can rule over whole ecosystems with their own proprietary standards, and in recent years Apple has been unique in doing so in the realm of online music. It has since sought to extend this hegemony across multimedia as a whole and reap the resulting commercial benefits. But it is now looking like this strategy is beginning to unravel as online content distribution continues to evolve toward full broadcast quality. Broadcast Engineering Blog read more
HbbTV aims for global acceptance lunedě, 01 Luglio 2013 - 07:43 AM - 8 Months, 1 ago - 14 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering The European HbbTV (Hybrid Broadband Broadcast TV) specification is poised to become the global standard for hybrid TV as it gains acceptance across Asia and Africa, while becoming aligned with the next-generation ATSC 3.0 standard for digital terrestrial transmission. This has led the HbbTV Consortium, the pan-European body dedicated to promotion of the specification as an open standard, to launch a marketing campaign to drive its global acceptance. There is not that much competition in the fragmented world of hybrid TV, so HbbTV has a good chance of success. read more