The Industry’s First Official Open AV-Over-IP Standard Is Launched, IPMX, Based on SMPTE 2110


At ISE 2020 in Amsterdam in stand 15-B250, the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) ProAV Working Group introduced Internet Protocol Media Experience (IPMX), a set of open standards and specifications designed to enable carriage of compressed and uncompressed video, audio and data over IP networks. IPMX addresses the ProAV industry’s need for a single […]

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Matrox Unveils X.mio5 Q25 SMPTE ST 2110 Network Card with Multi-Channel 4K, Video Processing, and HDR


Matrox today announced Matrox X.mio5 Q25, a SMPTE ST 2110 network interface controller (NIC) card with multi-channel video I/O supporting HD to 4K. Integrated with 10GbE and 25Gbe interfaces, X.mio5 Q25 features on-board multi-channel HDR conversions along with motion adaptive de-interlacing. The card is for OEMs to build IP-based broadcast graphics systems, channel-in-a-box platforms and capture/playout video servers designed for HD and 4K/UHD workflows. With support […]

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SMPTE Publishes ST 2110 Standards for Professional Media Over Managed IP Networks


SMPTE today announced the publication of the first standards within SMPTE ST 2110, Professional Media Over Managed IP Networks.SMPTE ST 2110 is a new standards suite that specifies the carriage, synchronization, and description of separate elementary essence streams over professional internet protocol (IP) networks in real-time for the purposes of live production, playout, and other professional media applications. The […]

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Camplex Shows Mini Fiber Optic Camera Cables


Camplex just debuted its flexible Gepco mini fiber optic SMPTE camera cables with LEMO FUW/PUW connectors deployed on a rugged reel. The cable assemblies are designed for mobile truck and camera connections where smaller cables are required due to weight and space limitations, and are durable for long distances in outdoor environments when combined with the […]

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InfoComm: InfoComm Teams With SMPTE, AES and ASA on Audio’s Holy Grail: Sound Standards for All Enclosed Spaces


This column was reprinted with permission from InfoComm and originally appeared here.  Until the 1980s, cinemas were an acoustical hodge-podge, with dimensions of varying sizes and speakers arrayed in ways that often blasted sound at those in front and challenged those in the rear to hear. Then, in 1977, came Star Wars, George Lucas’ paean to the sci-fi serials of the1930s and 1940s. Its […]

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SMPTE, VSF Release Pair of Video-over-IP Standards


Because IP networks are growing in speed and capability (and so are video signals), we need new standards for interoperability that will allow video producers, broadcasters and distributors to transport HD and other uncompressed video signals using equipment from a wide variety of suppliers. That’s why The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) […]

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