Cisco@CES: Changing the Equation for Live Streaming and ABR Video Quality
It turns out, you can trick out your video encoder to conserve bandwidth, while improving picture quality. See the results in a new white paper from Cisco.
Cisco@CES: Cloud Architectures for Scaling Video: Three Use Cases From Our Customers
CES is all about consumer experiences -- mostly video, and increasingly driven from the cloud. I want to share three examples of how we’re helping our customers to scale up.
Video Aware Networking – A Performance in Four Acts
By taking advantage of the underlying, “video aware” network, to squeeze down latencies, we can help your IP delivery more closely align with the “gold standard” of traditional broadcast television.
Making IP Video Better Than Broadcast
The era of reliable, best-quality premium content IP video isn't in the future. In many ways, it's already here.
Weary of New Product Announcements? Want to Read About Real Momentum, Instead?
Instead of increasing the volume of new product announcements coming out of IBC 2016, this blog will focus on what’s really happening in the IP video marketplace. With some obligatory background: A few years ago, our broadcast and service provider video partners asked for a way to transition from hardware-based to software-based, from fixed to […]
Cisco highlights Multi-Vendor, Broadcast IP-Production Video Proof of Concept As Part of New “Media Blueprint”
Guest Blog by: Roger Sherwood, Cisco Manager of Sales Business Development for Service Provider The idea was born in Paris late 2015. 42 Mediatvcom and the R&D Department of public broadcaster France Televisions wanted to build a proof‐of-concept demonstration for broadcasters interested in interconnecting their television studios over IP. The design parameters: it had to be […]
Cisco at the 2015 SCTE Cable-Tec Expo
It’s Expo Eve down here in New Orleans, where the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center will soon fill with the technology people of the cable and broadband industry. Us included! We’ve been planning for months for this year’s SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, and are appreciably stocked (I hope!) with all of the elements that multichannel video […]