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ARRI Media, Munich

Rohde & Schwarz supports ARRI Media’s one-stop-shop postproduction services

ARRI Media, a leading European broadcast production service provider, provides a full postproduction service supported by Rohde & Schwarz solutions since 2004.

Posted by Chris Dickinson. February 20, 2018.

MWC 2018

5G business case the talk of MWC

5G is fast approaching and will have a profound impact on almost every industry around the world. That’s the positive message which mobile operator’s body GSMA hope reverberates around the halls of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, February 26 – March 1, 2018.

Posted by Adrian Pennington. February 15, 2018.

NAB Show, Las Vegas

Rohde & Schwarz secures new booth position at NAB Show in Las Vegas

Technology group Rohde & Schwarz has a new booth position at the 2018 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The Rohde & Schwarz booth SL6610 is located in the South Hall (Lower) and features the best and latest products and solutions for the broadcast and media industries.

Posted by Chris Dickinson. February 12, 2018.

Wendelstein transmitter site

Reports of terrestrial transmission’s demise are somewhat overstated

If you believe everything you read in the press then digital terrestrial television transmission is a dying technology. The march of IP-based distribution is unstoppable and within a relatively short period of time TV and radio transmitters will be a thing of the past. But just hang on - let’s look behind the headlines at some of the facts about terrestrial transmission networks.

Posted by Jürgen Nies. February 7, 2018.

One World Trade Center in New York

New York broadcasters relocate to One World Trade Center with Rohde & Schwarz transmitters

Six out of seven national broadcasters have chosen Rohde & Schwarz R&S THU9evo digital transmitters for their primary television broadcasts from One World Trade Center in New York City.

Posted by Chris Dickinson. February 5, 2018.

Technology Innovation Days 2018

Technology Innovation Days 2018 at 3IT in Berlin

Take part in the Technology Innovation Days 2018 at 3IT in Berlin, produced in association with technological partners Lawo, Sony and Rohde & Schwarz. The two-day event looks at the latest trends in broadcast and media, including IP workflows. The event is in German and tickets cost 59.50 Euros. Register by February 16, 2018.

Posted by Chris Dickinson. January 30, 2018.

New IMF file format for broadcast

SMPTE to publish IMF for broadcast and OTT delivery

Before NAB in April there will be a new file format available for facilities, broadcasters and online publishers. Based on the existing Interoperable Master Format (IMF), the new specification will be adapted for online delivery rather than the Hollywood Studios cinema and archive focus of the original.

Posted by Adrian Pennington. January 30, 2018.

RTL II's OTT platform facilities

IP-based playout and multiviewer facilities support RTL’s new OTT platform

Pinoeering German broadcaster RTL II created a fully IP-based playout facility for its new OTT channel, including a monitoring and multiviewer solution supplied by Rohde & Schwarz.

Posted by Chris Dickinson. January 29, 2018.

Abulla Ahmed Al Balooshi

Challenges of future transmission and multiplatform broadcast in Bahrain (in Arabic)

Abulla Ahmed Al Balooshi, Assistant Underscecretary of Technical and Technology Affairs, Ministry of Information Affairs in Bahrain explains the ministry’s challenges and plans for incorporating future technologies.

Posted by Chris Dickinson. January 26, 2018.

Alain Baradhi, Gulf Film

Gulf Film looks to IP technologies to support movie mastering

Alain Baradhi, manager, PRODDIGI – Digital LAB, Gulf Film visited Rohde & Schwarz at CABSAT to investigate how IP technologies can help his company develop its i-cinema services, which have been based around R&S Clipster for mastering, censoring and subtitling since 2013.

Posted by Chris Dickinson. January 24, 2018.

Featured videos

Hannes Strobel, Rohde & Schwarz

Key market trends at CABSAT 2018

Hannes Strobel, vice president monitoring and headend at Rohde & Schwarz, at CABSAT 2018 in Dubai, explained that a fusion of traditional broadcast and new IP technologies are moving the industry into the next generation of products and solutions.

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Wael M. Al-Buti,  ARABSAT

ARABSAT and Rohde & Schwarz partner to create IP-based broadcast TV platform

Wael M. Al-Buti, vice president chief commercial officer at ARABSAT and Hannes Strobel, vice president monitoring and headend at Rohde & Schwarz reviewed the deal for Rohde & Schwarz to build an advanced IP-based TV broadcast platform for Tunisian broadcaster, Office National de Télédiffusion (ONT).

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Hassan Ghoul, IABM

IABM IP conference explores IP take-up in Middle East and North Africa

Hassan Ghoul, director, MENA, at IABM, said IP take-up is accelerating after the publication of the SMPTE ST 2110 suite of standards. IABM’s IP Theatre at CABSAT 2018 in Dubai explored the take-up of IP across the MENA region by broadcasters and media companies.

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Georg Piorczynski, Rohde & Schwarz

Rohde & Schwarz looks at advantages of IP over SDI networks at IABM conference

Georg Piorczynski, solution architect at Rohde & Schwarz presented to the IABM IP Conference at CABSAT 2018 in Dubai about the advantages of using video over IP-based solutions in place of SDI based networks.

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David Vidlička, AVECO

AVECO automation systems work with R&S VENICE servers

David Vidlička, vp sales Middle East at AVECO explained how their automation playout and news production systems are able to control the R&S VENICE S server for broadcast playout.

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Georg Piorczynski, Rohde & Schwarz

New generation ingest, live production and channel playout platform and mastering solutions

Georg Piorczynski, solution architect at Rohde & Schwarz, introduced R&S VENICE, R&S SPYCER and R&S CLIPSTER solutions at CABSAT 2018.

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Reinhard Kasueske, Rohde & Schwarz

Encoding and multiplexing solution adds premium transcoding for OTT live streaming

At CABSAT 2018, Reinhard Kasueske, manager marketing and technical support, network operators, at Rohde & Schwarz, demonstrated the R&S AVHE100 encoding and multiplexing solution.

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Daniel Leissl, GMIT

GMIT launched enhanced RelayCaster for live content contribution over public Internet

Daniel Leissl, technical sales manager at Rohde & Schwarz subsidiary GMIT introduced the RelayCaster and CodecCaster products at CABSAT 2018.

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Saleh Lootah, Dubai Media Incorporated

Dubai Media Incorporated seeks strategic investments at CABSAT 2018

Saleh Lootah, Deputy Chief Executive of Technical Support at Dubai Media Incorporated said the media company was looking at the latest IP technologies, OTT provision and FM transmission investments at CABSAT 2018.

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Jean-Christophe Prunet, Rohde & Schwarz

L’afrique, un continent de contrastes

Jean-Christophe Prunet, vice president Vente, Service & Marketing region Afrique, nous donne son point vu sur les principales tendances du marché et des technologies sur le continent Africain

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Jean-Christophe Prunet, Rohde & Schwarz

How the market is developing in Africa

Jean-Christophe Prunet, vice president sales, service and marketing region Africa of Rohde & Schwarz, explains the key technology and market trends across the continent.

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Alain Baradhi, Gulf Film

Gulf Film looks to IP technologies to support movie mastering

Alain Baradhi, manager, PRODDIGI – Digital LAB, Gulf Film visited Rohde & Schwarz at CABSAT to investigate how IP technologies can help his company develop its i-cinema services, which have been based around R&S Clipster for mastering, censoring and subtitling since 2013.

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Abulla Ahmed Al Balooshi

Challenges of future transmission and multiplatform broadcast in Bahrain (in Arabic)

Abulla Ahmed Al Balooshi, Assistant Underscecretary of Technical and Technology Affairs, Ministry of Information Affairs in Bahrain explains the ministry’s challenges and plans for incorporating future technologies.

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