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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 [...]

Haivision powering interviews in Rio
August 11, 2016

Haivision powering interviews in Rio

With the Olympic Games underway, there’s no shortage of news and sports coverage to keep up to date on all the events, ceremonies, and more. None of the coverage comes free. It costs national and local broadcasters a small fortune for the comprehensive coverage we’ve come to take for granted. Since operating expenses (OPEX) are always a concern to [...]

Makito X HEVC encoder
August 3, 2016

The Makito X HEVC Video Encoder is Here!

We’re excited to launch the Makito X HEVC video encoder – our newest video streaming product. The Makito X HEVC builds on our legendary H.264 encoder by adding HEVC compression, allowing for even more bandwidth savings in your video workflows. HEVC (also known as H.265) is the next-gen compression standard, supplementing H.264 (AVC) compression by delivering similar picture quality with [...]

Set up your KB for Facebook live stream
July 28, 2016

How to Set Up Your Professional Facebook Live Stream with KB Series Encoder

To build online audiences, organizations, ministries, and enterprises must deliver content to any and every portal within their respective reach and budget. As online video continues to grow, the adoption rates within social ecosystems are growing at great velocity and the Facebook live stream platform is no exception. Facebook currently enjoys more than 1.65 billion monthly active users, 1.09 billion [...]

Equip your video encoder with storage
July 14, 2016

Why You Should Equip Your Encoder with Storage

Streaming video is the process of taking your valuable content as baseband video, compressing it, and sending it over the network as an IP video stream. Within this process you always have the option to have a hard drive on the encoder to capture the video stream just after it’s compressed, while the encoder is streaming, or even if [...]

New Mission-Critical Visual Collaboration Platform – Haivision Command 360
New Mission-Critical Visual Collaboration Platform – Haivision Command 360