IBC SHOWCASE: This whitepaper explores parameters worth considering when planning for an IP KVM matrix used in Broadcast facilities or OB Vans.

KVM has been the backbone of control rooms and command control centers for many years allowing users to control multiple computers from multiple locations. In this paper, we discuss the challenges and the parameters that broadcast facilities may face as they consider a KVM solution. We also discuss the technical and functional aspects for creating a seamless KVM workflow for a broadcast media facility or command and control center.