Category Archives: Broadcast Engineering

VidOvation demos portable wireless network video recorder

The microNVR is ideal for applications that combine on-site edge recording with live wireless relay such as in-vehicle video monitoring.

VidOvation has announced the HauteSHOT microNVR, a video recorder and a wireless IP router combined in one compact, lightweight case.

microNVR HauteSHOT Micro Portable Wireless Network Video Recorder

microNVR HauteSHOT Micro Portable Wireless Network Video Recorder

It functions as a wireless router for 802.11b/g/n; a video push/pull server; a web cam server; a system health monitor and is a fully functioning computer running an embedded OS. It supports mega-pixel IP or USB attached cameras. It also supports 3G (EVDO, HSPA, EDGE) and 4G (WiMAX and LTE) with optional USB modems.

The microNVR is ideal for many applications combining on-site edge recording with live wireless relay such as in-vehicle video monitoring, light pole mounted video monitoring, solar powered remote video monitoring stations, camera back video recording and relay, and a pocket-carried video recorder. Continue reading

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VidOvation Appoints New Director of Sales and Marketing

Aliso Viejo, Calif. – September 6, 2011 – VidOvation a recognized manufacturer, distributor and consultant for video communications equipment in the broadcast, government and professional audio-visual industries, today announced the appointment of Nicole Hollinger as the company’s director of sales and marketing.

With over a decade of experience in video communications systems, video over IP, IPTV, video streaming and storage; this new appointment builds on VidOvation

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AVnu Alliance: LAN bridging facilitates precision A/V timing

Original content from Transition to Digital Newsletter, August, 21, 2011, Ned Soseman – http://broadcastengineering.com/news/lan-bridging-facilitates-precision-av-timing

During the transition to digital at your facility, you may have discovered that some of the most vexing challenges of transporting audio, video or both over a LAN are latency and lip sync issues.

Most IT-designed systems are built to move raw data through a network as quickly as possible at the highest reliability and lowest cost. The traditional IT network Continue reading

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NBC, CNN, ESPN, ABC, Associated Press and more for 2011 Murrow Award

NBC News has won the National Edward R. Murrow Award for Overall Excellence in the network television grouping for the third consecutive year, the Radio Television Digital News Association announced in mid-June. The network also won in the category for Video News Documentary, Video Newscast and Use of Video. Continue reading

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Confidence in TV news, newspapers up slightly, Gallup finds

Confidence in newspapers and television news among Americans has risen slightly from the lows registered four years ago but still remains below the historical average, according to Gallup

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