UHD/4K HDR end to end solutions feature at Arab Radio and TV Festival

The Arab Radio and TV Festival in Tunisia, April 26-29, 2018, features a demonstration of the latest UHD/4K HDR end to end production solution from Rohde & Schwarz. The Festival is organised by the Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) in cooperation with Tunisian Radio and TV and in partnership with the Arab Satellite Communications Organisation, Arabsat.

The Arab Radio and TV Festival in Tunisia, April 26-29, 2018
The Arab Radio and TV Festival in Tunisia, April 26-29, 2018
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Central to the demonstration is the R&S Venice 4K ingest and playout platform, which enables TV studios to set up file-based studio production workflows in 4K UHD-1.

Also being shown is the R&S AHE100, offering the highest quality software-based HEVC encoding and multiplexing with COTS hardware.

Rohde & Schwarz subsidiary GMIT also showcases an enhanced version of its R&S RelayCaster for live content contribution over the public IP networks.

The annual Arab Radio and TV Festival aims to achieve several objectives, including contributing to the development of the Arab radio and TV production and enhancing its quality so as to meet the aspirations of member corporations and reflect the principles that underpin their work. The Festival aims also to identify and encourage innovative and meaningful trends in radio and television production in order to develop Arab creative energies in this field.

Posted by Chris Dickinson, technology journalist and editor of the Always On blog. March 28, 2018.