APCO2019: First look at FirstNet’s network reinvestment priorities

August 12, 2019

The First Responders Network Authority will be receiving about $18 billion in payments from AT&T over the 25-year-term of its contract to build out and operate the nationwide FirstNet network for public safety. An estimated $16 billion of that is […]

China urges India not to block Huawei from 5G deployments: Report

August 7, 2019

Category: News, Regulations

The Chinese government told India that there could be consequences for Indian firms with operations in China if Huawei Technologies was banned from the deployment of 5G in the country, Reuters reported, citing sources with knowledge of the matter. During […]

Connectivity vendor Connected2Fiber locks up $5.3M funding round

July 30, 2019

Boston-based Connected2Fiber announced today that it has closed a $5.3 million round of funding to bring its total to more than $14 million to date. Investors in the latest round, which was the company’s third, included Ascent Venture Partners, Osage […]

Modern Media, News, Worldwide equipment sales

Telestream Announces the Next Generation of Wirecast Gear

August 15, 2019

Via: Broadcast Beat

Telestream, a global leader in file-based media workflow orchestration, media streaming and delivery technologies, today announced the latest version of Wirecast Gear, a new generation of the company’s award-winning live video streaming production hardware. Powerful, purpose-built, and easy to use, […]

Networks & Systems, News

Qligent Strengthens Vision Analytics Platform to Measure Return on Engagement

August 15, 2019

Via: Broadcast Beat

Qligent has updated its industry-first, award-winning Vision Analytics™ innovation for IBC2019 with a fully matured, open platform that harnesses the power of data mining, machine learning, and predictive data analytics. Vision Analytics exists to address three main concerns: user engagement, […]

Networks & Systems, News

Standardisation and Collaboration: A Step Forward for APIs

August 14, 2019

Via: Telecom Ramblings

In a rapidly changing global ICT landscape, players in the wholesale market need a new way to collaborate. Application Programming Interface (API) has been around for a long time, but only recently with Software-Defined Networking (SDN), carriers are looking to […]

Modern Media, Worldwide equipment sales

Facilis Next Gen HUB Shared Storage System makes European debut at IBC2019

August 14, 2019

Via: Broadcast Beat

Facilis, a leading international supplier of cost-effective, high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks today announced that IBC2019 will see the first European presentation of its newly shipped HUB Shared Storage System, and previews of version 8.0 […]