Category Archives: Educational Guides

Hospital TV – IPTV Systems & Video Networking (Webinar)

Hospital TV – IPTV Systems & Video Networking

VidOvation is doing a Webinar on Video Networking & IPTV Systems for the Healthcare & Hospital setting. This will be held on Thursday September 4th, 2014. 7 reasons why YOU want to join. 1) You will reduce your current video communications costs. 2) You will increase your revenue per available room. 3) You will reduce your 30 day remission rate. 4) You will improve both patient satisfaction and HCAHPS scores. 5) You will enhance your branding. 6) You will have a more efficient operation. 7) It’s easy for IT.

Join “Video Networking & IPTV Systems for Hospitals” Webinar!

The features of any video networking/distribution or IPTV system are similar between industries. However, there are certain features and applications in the hospital that require special attention in certain areas and less attention in others. For example, a hospital may want to have an IPTV channel integration between hospital TV and entertainment TV and Video-on-Demand. Room specific patient information & educational material dissemination may be something you want. Or perhaps the capacity to advertise on displays or enable two-way direct messaging from patient TV’s to the help desk. How does all that sound? Is it too good to be true? Nope. You just need to make sure that you do it or have it done correctly. This “Video Networking & IPTV Systems for Hospitals” webinar is the place to be. Hospital TV - IPTV Continue reading

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Hotel TV Systems – Hospitality IPTV Video Neworking – Webinar!

Hospitality IPTV Video Neworking – Webinar!

Why doesn’t your hotel have this? It cuts out the cost of RF coax, it increases RevPAR, it’s flexible and scalable, it boosts guest satisfaction and loyalty, and it opens a new world of video communication opportunities reliably at a low cost. Learn how at our upcoming webinar on Thursday August 21st, 2014 at 11:00 AM.

Join the “Hotel & Hospitality IPTV Video Networking” Webinar!

While the fundamentals such as of a video networking and IPTV video distribution system are the same across applications, the fine details are more varied. In the case of hotel tv distribution or the hospitality sector, their are some very application specific areas that require special attention. Let’s cite a few examples. Integration with your property management system becomes prevalent. The demanded capability for two way messaging between room service or the help desk is introduced. On-screen room service ordering is introduced. The necessity for a quality interactive guide is higher. The need for advertising is higher as well.

IPTV Live TV and Video Distribution on the Network

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Video Networking & IPTV Video Distribution (Webinar Series)

Video Networking & IPTV Video Distribution Webinar Series

VidOvation will be holding a series of webinar’s on Video Networking & IPTV Video Distribution. If you are already involved with this or are going to be soon, these webinar’s will ensure that you don’t fall into any traps when implementing or maintaining a system like this. We feel that all of our industries have something of value to gain from these events. If your are interested in setting up a reliable low-cost system like this in your facilities, this is where you want to be. Our presentation’s are great for both the High-Level viewers, and the RF engineers or IT administrators.

Video Networking

The first webinar will be held on July 24th. This is the Introduction to Video Networking & IPTV Video Distribution. This introduction is great regardless of industry. It will provide the basics and fundamentals necessary to help you take on your own project. You will learn how to deliver a flexible and scalable IPTV system and distribute live TV over your existing IP network. One of the large benefits of video networking and IPTV is the elimination of RF coax and the costs associated with it. However, you want to be sure that you avoid costly mistakes and issues by using the best implementation methods outlined in our video networking webinar. Take a look at what you have to gain below!

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Fiber Optic Video Transmission User’s Guide – Beginner to Expert in 20 Pages

Learn About Fiber Optic Video Transmission from the Expert

Jim Jachetta has compiled everything there is to know about Fiber Optics into 20 pages.

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Whether you are a greenhorn or a professional, this will teach or refresh you on the topic of Fiber Optic Video Transmission. This guide is perfect at any level. First, we cover the basics. Then, we work up to the bleeding edge with 4K fiber optic video transmission. This guide is packed with practical examples. It provides the knowledge you need to become an expert quickly. Fiber Optic Video Transmission is regarded as low in latency and highly reliable. You may be exceedingly aware that Fiber Optics have trumped the speed of copper cable. You may also be aware that it provides unprecedented reliability that typical wireless setups cannot. Yet, it’s likely that you could use a refresher on the topic. The industry is moving fast. The applications of fiber optic video transmission are changing. It’s up to you to stay on top of it all. This user’s guide is the way to do that. We cover modern applications, end-to-end design, multiplexing, routing switchers, and the works!

Benefits of Fiber-Optic Video Transmission:

  • Longer Distances
  • Multiple Signals
  • Size
  • Weight
  • Noise Immunity
  • Ease of Installation
  • Connector Adaptability
  • Ease of Splicing
  • Low-Latency
  • Reliability
From time to time in my user’s guide, I may also show you some interesting fiber optic products you can take a look at such as these two below.
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FVT/FVR-5400-3G, VidOptic 4 Channel 
3G HDSDI Fiber Optic Transport Card
with 4×4 Matrix for openGear
VidOptic Camera Back 4K & HD SDI 
Fiber Optic System
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Broadcast MPEG-4 H.264 SD Encoders starting $3.5K from VidOvation

VidOvation leads the way in providing turn-key solutions for IPTV, Live Television, and Video Distribution on your own network.

Today we are featuring the VidOvation TV family of MPEG-4 AVC H.264 encoders which offer the industry’s highest channel density at prices starting at $3.5K per channel for SD. This is an industry first!

Call us for an additional price break if you act before the end of August!

VidOvation TV VEN-2200 MPEG-4 H.264 Encoder Stand-alone VidOvation TV VEN-5200 MPEG-4 H.264 Encoder openGear
VEN-2200 Stand-alone
MPEG-4 Encoder
VEN-5200 openGear
MPEG-4 Encoder

In addition to providing leading technology, VidOvation can guide you through the design and implementation process of your Video system to help you avoid costly mistakes and deliver the highest quality solution for your budget.

The VidOvation encoder platform is unique in the industry supporting up to 10 channels of SD or HD per rack-unit and with resolutions up to 1080p60. The VidOvation TV encoder family is also one of the few encoders in its price range to offer both DVB-ASI and IP outputs standard and can be configured to provide SMPTE 2022 forward error correction. Continue reading

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