Category Broadcast Video (22)

Inside the world of Broadcast video, there are a lot of tools that one can use to help you get the best information at the right time. Broadcasters need to have access to timely information. They need to be able to transport video quickly. They also need tools that are easy to manage. Here’s where you’ll learn about how to make sure you’ve got the best broadcast video workflows and tools.

Unicast, broadcast, and multicast
June 16, 2017

A Quick Primer on Broadcast, Unicast, and Multicast

Transporting video has never been easier thanks to the multitude of networking technologies on the market. It wasn’t that long ago that our televisions only had a handful of channels, or that we would dial into a conference call for a company all-hands meeting. Here’s an overview of the different video distribution technologies that exist, and how they work. [...]

Haivision and NBC during the Rio 2016 Olympics
September 15, 2016

NBC Relies on Haivision Encoders for Remote Production at Olympics

Sports Video Group’s Jason Dachman has penned a great behind-the-scenes series on NBC’s operations for the Rio Olympics. It offers a glimpse into an impressive production supported by more than 1,000 people working out of their newly launched Sports Production Operations Center (SPOC) in Stamford, CT. Haivision has been working closely with NBC to provide remote production workflows powered by our Makito [...]

Internet broadcast backhaul
August 18, 2016

Harnessing the Internet for Broadcast Backhaul

It is estimated that by 2019 video will represent 80 percent of the world’s internet traffic. While a lot of that traffic is on-demand consumption, a growing percentage is also live video. As viewers, we expect to have access to more and more content online and that means busy times for broadcasters. To meet demand for more content without significantly [...]