Media Servers


Lang Uses COTS Products for Uncompressed 8K

by Bob Raikes

As in previous years, Lang Ag had a small booth under the branding of the Lang Academy training school. Staff told us that this meant that it could have a small booth, rather than …

Tags:Lang| Large Display Monitor| Media Servers| ProLight & Sound 2018| Rental and Staging| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| Vol 25 - Issue 15

Kodi Media Player Now Available on Xbox One

by Andrew Fenn

Microsoft has announced that the Kodi media player app is now available on Xbox One. Kodi was previously available for the Xbox One’s predecessor, Xbox 360, under the name Xbox Media Center. Microsoft has …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Media Servers| Microsoft| Vol 25 - Issue 01| xBox

Zaxel to Show 8K 120Hz 10 Bit Server

by Bob Raikes

Zaxel Systems said that it would be in the Central Hall (18226) with China America Electronics Corporation Ltd (Catronics) booth at LVCC Central Hall, showing an 8K server that will be driving a CEC …

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Media Servers| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| Vol 23 - Issue 51

LDM Product Roundup – Vol 23 No 28

by Tom Allen

7thSense has released an entry-level media server, as an affordable way to introduce uncompressed media playback into a workflow for fixed installations. The Nano-1-SDI server features a web-based UI for simple configurations and a …

Tags:AMOLED| Asus| Dell| Desktop Monitors| Digital Signage| GPUs| Hisense| Large Display Monitor| LCD TVs| LFD - Large Format Display| LG Electronics (LGE)| Media Servers| PCs| Pricing| sharp| Software| sony| UK (United Kingdom)| Video Encoders & Decoders| Video Walls| Vol 23 - Issue 28

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Rental And Staging Roadshow Report

by Matthew Brennesholtz

On July 29th, the Rental and Staging Roadshow came to New York. The focus was on professional AV products as used by the rental and staging (R&S) industry. Two panel discussions at the roadshow …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Laser Phosphor Projectors| Media Servers| Rental and Staging| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 22 - Issue 32

Wowza Announces Video Streaming from the Cloud as a Service

by Norbert Hildebrand

Wowza provides a video streaming engine for content creators and announced the new 4.2 release at InfoComm. The software allows for video streaming up to 4k. The streaming engine transcodes , prepares and delivers …

Tags:Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| Media Servers| Streaming Video| Vol 22 - Issue 26

NEC ShowCase Round Up

by Bob Raikes

AndersDK revealed a small box with connectors, but hid it away quickly when we raised our camera. It turned out that the device was a new media player that is based on the latest …

Tags:Aviation| Collaboration| Large Display Monitor| Media Servers| NEC Showcase 2015| Video Walls| Vol 22 - Issue 21

ISE is Here

by Tom Allen

A multi-touch best practice guide is to be introduced by 3M (8.F300). The guide will include advice from 3M and its European partners, to show where and how touch technology can be used. A media server …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| Digital Signage| DOOH| Electrochromic Displays| HDMI| ISE 2015| Large Display Monitor| LED| LG Electronics (LGE)| Media Servers| Meeting Rooms| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Switchers| UltraHD| Video Walls| Vol 22 - Issue 06

Christie Acquires Coolux

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Left: Coolux Pandoras Box quad server. Right: Quad HD-SDI card I first became acquainted with Coolux Media Systems (Cologne Germany) as a major supplier of controllers to the Pro AV industry at last summer’s Rental and …

Tags:Blend & Warp| Christie| Large Display Monitor| Media Servers