NewTek IP Series and NDI® Systems Power Film Festival Studio and Streams

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“NDI made the setup of this temporary TV studio more easy and simple, because all audio and video distribution was carried out via Ethernet, and the one-and-only distribution device was the Ethernet switch.” – Michal Kyjonka, DISK Systems The organizers of the 57th Zlin International Film Festival for Children and Youth, Zlin, Czechoslovakia, put on an … Read more…

Kenyan Mosque Turns Positive Messages Into TV Station

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By E. Leigh Friday is the traditional day of congregational worship for Muslims, when millions come together in their local mosques for prayer. But on the other six days of the week, the world outside the mosque hears messages that paint a negative picture of the Islamic religion – messages that are drowning out the … Read more…

Oklahoma State University Simplifies Live Video Production

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By Heather Halsey From the Miss OSU Pageant to groundbreaking veterinary health research to its annual homecoming parade, there’s a lot happening at the Oklahoma State University five-campus system based in Stillwater. To document and share it all with the world online, the University established the OStateTV production team and dedicated video portal, OState.tv, in … Read more…

NAB 2017: Interview with Geoff Fox, the Work-at-Home Weatherman

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Geoff Fox is an award-winning weatherman with over 30 years experience and one of our favorite customers. After 27 years at a New England television station, Fox and his wife decided they were ready to move on to warmer weather in California. Fox had an idea for reporting the weather without leaving his house. The cars came out … Read more…

Indonesian Telecom Company Drones Up Innovative Live Video Event

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By Howard Carder Indonesian mobile phone network provider, Telkomsel, was searching for a creative and memorable way to demonstrate their nationwide 4G coverage. As a testament to the strength of their network, Telkomsel wanted to host some type of non-traditional, real-time event based on solid-bandwidth mobile technology that was also interesting, fun and memorable. No … Read more…

NewTek™ TriCaster™ Wins Streaming Media 2016 Readers’ Choice Award

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Streaming Media has announced the winners of the 2016 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards.  NewTek™ TriCaster™ was voted the Best Video Mixer/Switcher (More than $5000) by the readers. TriCaster is the most complete multi-camera production systems on the planet, with live-switching, recording, projection, broadcast, live-streaming, graphics, text, keying, virtual sets, and more in an integrated … Read more…

TRNN Delivers Exclusive Coverage of DNC and RNC With Small Staff & Limited Budget

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By Heather Halsey Covering an event like the Democratic National Convention is no small feat even for major broadcast news networks, let alone a nonprofit online news network with a small staff and limited budget. But with some advanced planning and thinking on their feet, the staff at The Real News Network (TRNN) were able … Read more…

PTZOptics Looks at NewTek Connect Pro Workflow

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NewTek production workflow expert Chris Burgos guests with PTZOptic’s Paul Richards and Andy Chatfield to give a tour of some of the capabilities of NewTek Connect Pro. This new NDI application bridges standard physical production technologies and IP, as well as IP video transport standards between one another, all via NDI’s flexible, powerful workflow. In … Read more…

Live Streaming College Sports Brings Student Athletes Home

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By Allie Gavette Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL, has a total of 17 Division II sports in the Sunshine State Conference, including soccer, volleyball, basketball, and golf. Many student-athletes are local; about half grew up within the tri-county area. But about 35% are from farther afield, coming from all over the United States … Read more…

Live Streaming Corporate Events, Conferences, Symposiums, and Trainings

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By: Allie Gavette Organizations large and small are realizing the benefit of video as perhaps the most effective way of communicating to large and remote groups of people. Video can be multi-dimensional, dynamic, compelling and interactive in ways other forms of communication simply cannot match. More and more companies are adding video services in-house but … Read more…