UHD

October 24, 2017

COLLABORATION

Cisco Engineers Part of Team Receiving an Emmy® Award for Engineering

Cisco worked with peers from other leading technology organizations on HEVC. This breakthrough in ultra-high definition content compression coding is being recognized with a 2017 Engineering Emmy Award.

PCs are finally catching up with cheap streamers

At this week’s NAB Show, in Las Vegas, Cisco will demonstrate its collaborative work with Intel to secure UHD content for playback on PC platforms.

Cisco@NAB: Those Packets of Video that Really Matter to Broadcasters and Content People

The shift by broadcasters and content owners to move their content away from satellite has started a new IP migration approach to reduce cost and preserve video quality.

September 9, 2016

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

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 […]

Watching The Games of tomorrow: How does the future of sports broadcasting look?

Sports broadcasting is on the cusp of a new era. One that will bring opportunities and challenges to broadcasters, content owners, athletes and fans. A once-simple landscape is now the territory of niche over-the-top (OTT) players and digital giants. And there’s revolutionary technologies like virtual reality (VR ) and ultra-high-definition (UHD) to shake things up. Here […]

Summertime and the viewin’ is easy (depending on your broadband connection)

Summer is my time to play catch up with TV. There is a huge list of TV shows and movies that will be streamed on Netflix and Hulu from the past year. Netflix may even allow you to download its videos, according to recent news. Over a gigabyte of data is consumed to watch an […]

Cisco’s Virtualized, Software-Only 4K Encoding Solution: The Secret Ingredient Winning in Customer “Bake-offs” Aro …

If there’s one common element across the major television/video trade shows this year — the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the upcoming National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show, and likely those that follow, it’s the focus on “the rest of the ecosystem,” as it relates to 4K, Ultra High-Definition (UHD) TV. Meaning, the televisions are […]