Dr. Andrew Cross Demos NDI® PTZ Camera, NewTek Connect Spark™ on TWiT.tv With Leo Laporte

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Dr. Andrew Cross, president and CTO of NewTek, joined TWiT.tv hosts Leo Laporte and Robert Heron on Saturday’s episode of New Screen Savers to unveil for the first time anywhere NewTek’s just announced NDI® PTZ camera and Connect Spark HDMI-to-NDI and SDI-to-NDI converters. Dr. Cross demonstrates how NDI and these products connect the “last hundred feet” of … Read more…

Panasonic Goes Big With NDI — New PTZ Cameras & Switcher Coming This Fall 

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Following hot on the heels of NewTek’s NDI® PTZ Camera announcement, offering the world’s first PTZ camera with built-in NDI, Panasonic Media Entertainment Company has announced a full line-up of professional integrated cameras with built-in NDI support. Panasonic models AW-HN38, AW-HN40, AW-UN70, and AW-HN130 will all be getting the full NDI treatment with availability targeted for the … Read more…

NewTek Ignites Live IP Revolution With World’s First NDI® Native Camera

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—Broadcast quality IP video camera connects to every NDI-enabled video application— NewTek today introduced the world’s first PTZ camera that is truly plug and play. With built-in NDI® functionality, this revolutionary IP video camera transmits full 3G 1080p 60 video directly to NDI-compatible products across a standard network. The NewTek NDI camera connects to the … Read more…

NewTek Completes the Transition to IP Video with NDI® Converters for All HDMI and SDI Sources

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—NewTek Connect Spark™ converters are the easiest way to get video into a computer— NewTek is pleased to introduce the NewTek Connect Spark™, a portable device designed to deliver SDI or HDMI video to a computer and/or an IP network, wirelessly. NewTek Connect Spark products are IP video converters, with built-in NDI® functionality. The units … Read more…

Interview with Dr. Andrew Cross from NABShow Live 2017

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  Dr. Andrew Cross is the chief architect of NDI™. He is also a leading industry visionary when it comes to IP-based production and the transition from traditional broadcast techniques. In this fascinating interview with Ryan Salazar of Broadcast Beat streaming from NABShow Live 2017, Dr. Cross delves into a variety of topics related to NDI, … Read more…

American Cancer Society Embraces Live Video Production

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In addition to fighting cancer, the American Cancer Society (ACS) embraces emerging technology in outreach for education and fundraising. In this video, Andy Huff, Sr. Dir. Multimedia Services for ACS shares how media production technologies have allowed them to achieve high production values while expanding from studio-based to remote production. By embracing new social media … Read more…

TriCaster® TC1 Receives AV Technology Best of Show Award at InfoComm 2017

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AV Technology has selected NewTek TriCaster® TC1 multi-camera integrated live production system as a Best of Show Award honoree at InfoComm 2017. This adds to a string of Best-of-Show and Best-in-Category awards that TriCaster TC1 has accumulated at tradeshows and from various publications since taking three such awards at NABShow 2017 immediately after release in … Read more…

Open Broadcaster Software Adds a Few Million New Users for NDI™

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Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) Studio, a free and open source software for video recording and live streaming used by millions, now has available a plugin for NewTek NDI™ input and output. OBS Studio is among the most popular choices on social media sharing services for gamers, including Twitch.TV, the world’s leading social video platform and … Read more…

Twitch Uses TriCaster® TC1 to Produce and Stream E3 Press Pre-Show

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NewTek TriCaster® TC1 Used by Twitch to Drive Live-Streaming, Pre-Show Coverage of Press Announcements for E3 NewTek, the leading developer of IP and network video technologies for live, real-time production of multi-source video, and Twitch, the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers, have joined forces yet again, this time at the Electronic … Read more…

NewTek Connect and NDI™ Technologies Support and Supplement SMPTE 2110

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The quest for a standard for uncompressed HD-SDI video over IP is resolving down to the forthcoming SMPTE 2110 standard. SMPTE 2022-6 provided a standard for uncompressed HD-SDI video-with-embedded-audio-and-data over IP.  Broadcast technologists prefer the ability to handle video and audio in separate signal streams, and for audio and other types of data they often … Read more…