ON THE COVER:
A high camera position gives viewers a site of
the Royal carriage at the Ascot race meeting.
22 Lights-out automation and new
As more IP, file-based VOD and OTT
services move in, so too can revenue.
25 Supporting TV Everywhere
Processing and management of more
content has media businesses considering new
workflows and new ways to manage them.
28 Netting quality in the video stream
Determining how to profit from video
streaming starts with a quality viewing
32 When IP is not “that IP”
A world of difference exists between IP in
managed and unmanaged networks.
36 Sports TV market:
The UK’s summer of sports
This season’s UK sports broadcasting
schedule is stretching OB resources.
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