George Jarrett's articles

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    Industry Trends

    Vendors cast a critical eye on the private cloud


    Migrating broadcast operations to private cloud environments is increasingly popular, but for reasons of agility, efficiency and even creativity, but the future model may lie more in the direction of micro-services and the public cloud, according to the big broadcasting vendors

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    Industry Trends

    On a mission to master


    Work on the standard mastering format for B2B content distribution across the digital landscape has been a long process, but a gathering of the leading cheerleaders for IMF at NAB in Las Vegas may indicate that consensus is closer than ever

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    Industry Trends

    NAB 2018: “Incredible interest” shown in AV1


    Some of the leading exponents of AV1 speak with IBC365 about the origins of AV1, the industry’s reaction to the codec, and how it is likely to evolve.

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    Industry Trends

    Inside the IP Showcase at NAB 2018


    IP is finally on a home run according to 56 vendors and eight prestigious industry bodies behind the NAB 2018 IP Showcase.

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    Industry Trends

    IMF: DPP and SMPTE explain the spec


    SMPTE and DPP explain why they are working together on the creation of an Interoperable Master Format (IMF) specification for broadcast and online and what progress has been made so far.

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    Industry Trends

    Sale or scale: The future of production


    The Royal Television Society (RTS) took the lilt and inference of the property and design franchise show Love It or List It for an evening panel session on the stark implications of eye-catching buy-outs in the media markets.

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    Industry Trends

    Metadata, AI and automated workflows: Vendors' news tech plans


    Making sure that metadata remains with material, the use of AI to search archives and workflows that allow journalists to publish one story to multiple platforms simultaneously - George Jarrett completes a two-part look at the newsroom technology market.

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    Industry Trends

    Delivering the story: Newsroom technology


    In the first of a two part series on newsroom technology, George Jarrett talks to the BBC and vendors about enabling journalists and delivering content to digital and broadcast platforms.

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    Industry Trends

    What's holding back HDR?


    The availability of BBC natural history series Blue Planet II in UHD HDR has been one of the more high profile recent HDR releases, but have the variety of industry standards and approaches hampered rollout?

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    Industry Trends

    How the EBU is pioneering greater personalisation


    An automated recommendation system developed by members of the EBU and in use by Switzerland’s RTS and Portugal’s RTP is the work of a development team spread throughout Europe.