All IMF articles

  • Rowan de Pomerai

    Tech Expert: Inside IMF


    Video: In this week’s Tech Expert, Rowan de Pomerai explains the technology behind interoperable master format (IMF) and its benefits in versioning and distribution.

  • IBC Content delivery tech paper
    Technical Papers

    Using IMF for international distribution: What does that mean?


    Speed reading can often lead to misinterpretation. The title of this paper, “USING IMF FOR INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTION”, is intentionally ambiguous, hence the subtitle WHAT DOES THAT MEAN? Assuming that you interpret IMF as SMPTE’s Interoperable Mastering Format (1), the ambiguity comes from the word using.