Content Transcoding

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    Nordic broadcasters breaking boundaries


    As consumers navigate the crowded OTT and linear TV market, traditional broadcasters are also looking to diversify and add value beyond their core offering. The cooperation and competition among broadcasters, technology companies and digital streaming services were the hot topic during a leadership debate at the recent Northern Waves ...

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    NGA and new delivery: defining audio post workflows


    The call to deliver content in more formats, the continued rise of immersive and object-based audio, and the prospect of further loudness recommendations are among the issues making fresh demands on the tools used audio post.

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    Bafta boss calls for TV to address climate change


    A new report analysing subtitle data found environmental sustainability themes were significantly underrepresented across British TV.

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    New lessons in localisation


    The growth in OTT platforms has boosted demand for the localisation and regionalisation of content. And the cloud is proving to be a terrific enabler, writes David Davies.

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    Managing and manipulating 4K and 8K content


    The shift to 4K and 8K production has required improvements downstream, with those involved in managing and manipulating images in need of greater processing power and increased storage.

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    What next for IP?


    With the ratification of the SMPTE ST2110 family of standards in 2018, it might be thought that the topic of IP connectivity would be filed under “sorted” but the recent NAB convention showed that this was far from the case.

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    AV1: Codec wars erupt


    NAB 2019: Just as AV1 gains significant momentum, its royalty-free agenda comes under threat

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    2018’s most-read Management articles


    The battle for codecs intensified and dominated the most-read content management articles along with cyber security and interviews with 21CF and Aljazeera executives.

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    Your guide to Raw production


    IBC365 takes an in-depth look at an increasingly popular choice for acquisition, with new methods trading cumbersome, data heavy workflows for virtually identical image fidelity but at lower data rates and file sizes.

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    Creating a codec for tomorrow’s content


    Alliance for Open Media spokesman Matt Frost on the rollout of AV1 and the creation of another delivery codec.