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IBC 2017
September 14th, 2017 to September 18th, 2017


LOCATION:RAI, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS (map)
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Fax: +44 (0)207 832 4130
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Web: http://show.ibc.org/
DESCRIPTION:   IBC is the the world's leading media, entertainment and technology show. Six leading international bodies are the partners behind IBC, representing both exhibitors and visitors. In 2016 the event had a record attendance, attracting more than 55,000 attendees from 170 countries around the world, exhibiting more than 1,700 of the world's key technology suppliers and showcasing a debate-leading conference.


RECENT EVENT NEWS:

 
Newtec Preparing Product Debuts For The Upcoming IBC2015 Event In Amsterdam
Making its IBC debut at this event will be Newtec Dialog 1.2, an updated version of the multiservice platform which guarantees optimal modulation and bandwidth allocation.
 
Shortlisted For A CSI 3015 Award Is IDC's LASER MPS
The LASER Multi Program Splicer (MPS) enables seamless content and ad insertion on multiple channels simultaneously.
 
Equipment For SatBroadcasters™ To Be Showcased By WORK Microwave @ IBC2015
The latest advancements in DVB-S/S2/S2X equipment will be shown by WORK Microwave as well as redundancy switch system improvements.
 
The CSI Awards Shortlist Crystal's VMA For Honors
“Video distribution is evolving and metadata will play a key role."—Roger Franklin, CEO, Crystal.
 
On The Short List For A CSI Award @ IBC2015 Is Vimond Media Solutions
The Vimond Platform is a suite of software applications and tools that help content owners, broadcasters, and content distributors manage their video services and publish with full control and efficiency on any device.
 
Thomson Video Networks Has A Boost In Store During IBC2015For ViBE Encoders
"These latest software releases take that commitment forward by delivering outstanding compression efficiency gains for broadcast, including DTH satellite, IPTV, cable, and DTTV, as well as for multi-screen delivery."—Christophe Delahousse, President, Thomson Video Networks.
 
Video Over IP Distribution Demos Will Be Exterity's Plan For IBC2015
Our systems can scale to support large numbers of channels and multiple end user devices without compromising system performance, flexibility or network availability.”—Colin Farquhar, CEO, Exterity.
 
The Total Systems Strategy From Albis Elcon To Be Presented @ IBC2015
At the heart of each Albis Elcon solution are the company's SceneGate™ set-top boxes (STBs), which support a variety of traditional (e.g., IPTV, broadcast television, and VOD) and value-added services (e.g., OTT, interactive content, and media sharing).
 
Pay-TV Solutions From Viaccess•Orca On Display @ IBC2015
Viaccess-Orca will demonstrate how service providers can quickly address critical market changes to shape the ultimate content experience on every screen—ahead of the competition.
 
Making Assets Of Themselves... RR Media @ IBC2015
Additionally, RR Media will also showcase new and advanced viewer engagement and monetization capabilities that are made possible using the solaRR platform.
 
Thomson Video Networks Integrated Receiver/Decoder Family To Launch @ IBC2015
When the channel lineup is growing, they can simply add a new module — and they can use any combination of descrambler or decoder modules to address all use cases."—Stéphane Cloirec, Director, Product Management, Thomson Video Networks.
 
Video Transport Solutions From ONE CONNXT To Receive Company Spotlight @ IBC2015
“High quality 4K/UHD, HD and SD IP-based transport is now reliable, stable and economical with ONE CONNXT.”—Chris Lavin, CTO, ONE CONNXT.
 
iNetVu® To Unveil iNetVu® inMotion SOTM Antenna @ IBC
This state-of-the-art, low profile, Ka-band antenna provides affordable broadband connectivity via satellite to all mobile ground platforms. 
 
IBCs' International Honor For Excellence 2015 Is Armed For The Future ... ARM Takes A Bow  
By 2002 a billion ARM RISC cores were made; by 2013 that had grown to a staggering 50bn.
 
DataMiner From Skyline Communications Reaches CSI Awards Finals
“Delivering services across hybrid network technologies has never been this easy and efficient."—Steven Soenens, Product Marketing Director, Skyline Communications.
 
DEV Systemtechnik Switches To A New Solution For Broadcasters at IBC 2015 ... 8² L-Band Matrix Switch 
" ... offers stronger RF performance with the best cost-performance ratio in the smallest form factor, making it stronger, smaller and smarter than any comparable matrices on the market.”
 
Free Registration For IBC2015 Is About To End...
An unmissable line-up of speakers in the IBC Conference and exciting new products on the show floor—IBC2015 is bigger and better than ever.
 
ETL Systems New Friend... Telefonica... Switches To ETL’s Vortex L-Band Switch Matrix
The Vortex matrix will be supplied as an expansion ready system, meaning that it can be easily expanded as Telefonica’s RF switching requirements grow. 
 
All About User Engagement + Loyalty With RR Media's "joiz" Partnership
The joint offering sees all of RR Media’s content management, channel playout and smart global distribution network capabilities seamlessly integrated with join...
 
Xytech Has Solutions For Broadcasters + Media Facilities... Will Be Showing @ IBC
Their industry-leading platform, MediaPulse, offers over 35 modules crafted to handle the complicated tasks challenging every facility ...
 
Hiltron Communication's Controlling Factor To Debut @ IBC2015
“Hiltron ComSys-Core (HCS-Core) is designed to form the central control element for a wide range of SATCOM applications.”—Jan Molter, Managing Director, Hiltron.
 
Garnering Great ViBE's From Thomson Video Networks @ IBC2015
"By adding HDR support for live content to our ViBE 4K, we have accomplished another industry first."—Eric Gallier, V.P., Marketing, Thomson Video Networks.
 
Lots Of Dialog From Newtec To Occur @ IBC2015
Leading industry players will be on hand to offer their impressions of the Newtec Dialog platform, which will include two references cases.
 
The ART of Delivering Ramadan Programming A ONE CONNXT Specialty
"With ONE CONNXT, whether you’re a 24x7 network or an occasional use content provider, your video transport doesn’t have to cost a lot.”—Dave Almstead, CEO, ONE CONNXT.
 
Bringing Their Product + Expertise To IBC2015 Is SatService GmbH
Company representatives will also be available for all questions concerning the equipment offered by the firm as well as discuss any applications and projects you may be seeking solutions for...
 
A Stellar Appearance @ IBC2015 By Spacepath Communications...
Applications cover all mission-critical segments including satellite newsgathering (DSNG), flyaway or truck-based systems, fixed Earth stations and military satellite communications.
 
Quintech XTREME 256 Matrix Switch Gains Industry Wide Acceptance Expansion By Reduction 
The XTREME 256 configurations provide 'Expansion by Reduction,' and greatly diminish plant footprint by at least 75 percent, while providing power savings of up to 85 percent.”
 
New Product Features Will Be Shown By Vimond @ IBC2015
“Viewers are becoming increasingly accustomed to seeing really topical video clips on social media platforms, but many broadcasters simply aren’t able to get their content out on social media while it is still hot.”—Miguel Silva, EVP Marketing and Sales at Vimond.
 
Cobham Is Bringing Their New SDR Product Into The World Of RF @ IBC2015
The SOLO8 SDR new software platform can run a wide range of highly useful apps, much like a smartphone.
 
Telestream's Wirecast Go Dispensing News In The Palm Of Your Hand ... iPhone Switches To Broadcast Studio

Wirecast Go supports the rapidly growing community of both professional and amateur iPhone users that want to disseminate breaking news and live events.
 
WORK Microwave Preps For Their IBC2015 Attendance
WORK Microwave will be demo'ing a wide range of technologies at the show.
 
Heck Of HEVC Debuts From Vitec
"VITEC's HEVC offering is one of the most extensive in the market with encoding and decoding appliances."—Philippe Wetzel, CEO, VITEC.
 
Live LTE Distribution With ViBE Encoding To Be Demo'd @ IBC2015 By Thomson Video Networks + Expway
"As more video is consumed through mobile devices, the eMBMS mode for LTE broadcast is essential for distributing content in areas of high network density, such as public event venues."—Eric Gallier, V.P., Marketing, Thomson Video Networks.
 
Ingestion + Production Key Intro + Demo @ IBC2015 For Rohde & Schwarz
"VENICE 4K makes studio production in 4K possible—while at the same time maintaining proven and efficient workflows."—Timo Klages, Product Manager, Broadcast Solutions, Rohde & Schwarz DVS.
 
FlexLink L-Band Switch Matrix Series Rolls Out From RF Design
RF-Design has more than 260 switch matrices of their FlexLink series in operation with teleports, satellite Earth stations, broadcasters and cable/IPTV headend facilities around the globe.
 
TeamCast Preparing For Major Product Debuts @ IBC2015
TeamCast has leveraged its experience in the integration of latest generation of terrestrial transmission technologies in the development of the ATSC 3.0 exTra3.0 exciter.
 
2wcom To Highlight Their Broadcast Market Solutions @ IBC2015
Several 2wcom broadcasting products of interest to SatBroadcasting™ professionals will be on display @ IBC2015.
 
C-COM On The Move With Plans To Reveal Product @ IBC2015
This state-of-the-art, low profile, Ka-band antenna will provide affordable broadband connectivity via satellite to all mobile ground platforms.
 
The New Advantech Wireless PARAGON Flyaway Antenna Will Be Featured @ IBC2015
“The entire terminal can be independently powered by the optional battery charger with foldable solar panels."—Cristi Damian, V.P., Business Development, Advantech Wireless.
 
Bridge Technologies + Ericsson Combine Talents @ IBC For Integrated Monitoring Solution For Occasional-Use
...broadcasters will be able to simply and quickly set up point-to-point or point-to-multipoint links complete with real-time quality monitoring and analysis displays
 
NAGRA To Show Netflix Integration During IBC2015
NAGRA will integrate the Netflix application SDK 4.2 into OpenTV 5 connectware.
 
Bridge Technologies + Ericsson Combine Forces For IBC2015 Monitoring Solutions Demo
Broadcasters will be able to simply and quickly set up point-to-point or point-to-multipoint links complete with real-time quality monitoring and analysis displays.
 
A Quartet Of SATCOM Demos Should Be Music To IBC2015 Attendee Ears... Cobham SATCOM, Network Innovations, Inmarsat and TV2
This quartet of SATCOM innovators will demonstrate a diverse new wave of hardware, Ka- and Ku-band VSAT services and innovative new L-band solutions, all with the potential to revolutionize outside broadcasting (OB).
 
Global Invacom + Avanti Communications To Demo Satellite Broadcast TV Over IP Networks With Content Encryption @ IBC2015
The access to media and broadcast content will be possible via apps on mobile devices, smart TV and other connected devices in the home.
 
Ericsson + Intelsat To Demo A HDR HD Feed @ IBC2015
"This project marks an important next step in the future of broadcasting at a time when picture quality and the viewer experience are so vital to remaining competitive and retaining audiences.”—Peter Ostapiuk, Head of Media Product Services, Intelsat
 
C-COM's Ka-Band On-The-Move Antenna ... A Master In Motion...iNetVu® inMotion
The iNetVu® inMotion antenna opens up land-based COTM markets such as buses, trains, military vehicles and many others which require Broadband Internet via satellite while on the move.  
 
A Variety Of Powerful B'Cast Solutions To Be Presented By Advantech Wireless @ IBC2015
Advantech Wireless robust and flexible Broadcast Solution allows integrators to build high performance DSNG trucks and flyaways.
 
SES Platform Services Is Truly LUCID @ IBC2015
LUCID OVP is an integral part of SES Platform Services’ new “Media Toolbox” concept.
 
Talia Dialogs w/Newtec + Decides To Choose... Newtec Dialog® To Expand + Target Specific Markets
Talia is utilizing the Newtec Dialog platform to address needs identified in specific target markets, including enterprise, oil and gas and construction sectors.
 
New Archive Server From Bridge Technologies Enhances Monitoring Operations
Users can scrub through the data at any point in the recorded archive, opening and collapsing data tracks, and zooming in to observe fine detail on all the visible tracks.
 
World Teleport Association Announces Certification + Beta Program @ IBC
 Modeled on data center certification, it classes ground segment operations into tiers, from Tier 4 (the highest) to Tier 1. vv
 
Comms-On-The-Move Product From C-COM Satellite Systems Makes An Important Move Into IBC2015
"The new Ka-band COTM solution from C-COM will cost significantly less than a Ku band COTM antenna and will deliver significantly more bandwidth to the user.”—Leslie Klein, President + CEO, C-COM.
 
Moving On Up... Advantech Wireless' New Global Sales and Business Development Senior V.P.
He was instrumental in establishing a sales pipeline for the Communications Solutions business unit of Exelis (formerly ITT Defense) prior to its $4.6 billion acquisition by Harris.
 
Intelsat's EpicNG® Will Be Responsible For Delivering Content To Viewers In Armenia... More Info @ IBC2015
“Intelsat’s satellite fleet is designed to enable our customers to quickly adapt to changing dynamics in the broader media landscape."—Kurt Riegelman, Sr. V.P., Global Sales and Marketing, Intelsat.
 
SES On The Bandwagon With UHDTV: New Broadcasting Agreements, Demos @ IBC2015, + A New Ultra HD Whitepaper
Two new network deals, some LUCID demos @ IBC2015, and a whitepaper that really gets into UHDTV.
 
Lots Of Dialog® Between Newtec + Talia
As a multiservice platform, Newtec Dialog guarantees optimal modulation and bandwidth allocation, whether it is being used for enterprise, consumer broadband, cellular backhaul or mobility in all networks.
 
Historic Goonhilly Grabs Space @ IBC2015
At IBC2015, GES is showcasing a new broadcast uplink service on Hispasat 1E which provides television distribution services throughout Europe. 
 
The Re-Branding Of Acquired Globecast Australia To Telstra Broadcast Services Happened @ IBC2015
“The business name may have changed, but we remain focused on the exceptional delivery of content for our customers all over the world."—Simon Farnsworth, Head of Telstra Broadcast Services.
 
Bringing A Linear UHD Demo To IBC2015—Harmonic + Intelsat
"As consumers purchase millions of 4K televisions before Ultra HD content even reaches critical mass, it has become clear that they are ready to experience the fully immersive viewing experience that Ultra HD provides."—Peter Ostapiuk, head of media product services, Intelsat.
 
 ETL Systems Signs On ... Joins The Satellite Interference Reduction Group
“Satellite interference is an significant challenge for the industry and it is something we are tackling with our range of products and solutions."
 
Advanced Powerline Technology From Sigma Designs Is Being Showcased @ IBC2015
G.hn Prime-enabled chipsets can be used to provide an end to end solution in stand-alone bridges, set top boxes, residential gateways, TVs and even as power supplies.
 
Quickplay's Nexgen Video Platform Service Gains Major Goodies + Is On Display @ IBC2015
Quickplay is addressing crucial market issues with key enhancements that unlock and open the power of the Quickplay virtual head end and 24/7 managed service.
 
Imagine Communications Brings Their Portfolio Of UHD Products To IBC2015
Imagine Communications has a long history of early and comprehensive support for the next generation of media and entertainment industry technologies.
 
The World Teleport Association Breaks Out Their New Teleport Certification Program With Talia During IBC2015
WTA’s Teleport Certification Program aims to serve both teleport operators and their customers.
 
SatNews Publishers Is On The Road Again ... More Contacts Today @ IBC...The Beat Goes On
always a terrific opportunity to network, reconnect with friends, enjoy parties and learn the latest news about the satellite industry
 
The Future Video Initiative Is Launched By The Satellite Industry During IBC2015 Through SES + Eutelsat
“Through this initiative, we want to send a clear signal to the industry and public that we need to drive digitization and the evolution of our broadcast-broadband ecosystems,” said Karim Michel Sabbagh and Michel de Rosen, CEOs of SES and Eutelsat Communications, respectively.
 
Getting The Facts From SES Techcom Services During IBC2015 Regarding E-Platforms
Satellite has been shown to be a quick and easy way to provide universal broadband access beyond the reach of terrestrial transmission networks.
 
ND SatCom's SKYWAN 5G Unlocks Answers w/ The Key Element In VSAT Terminal Solutions
Manpak terminals will become a game-changer in the VSAT market of disaster recovery and also in tactical military networks.
 
Diving Into OTT Is ONE CONNXT... Solution On Display @ IBC2015
"Now quality video transport to distribution platforms is available at the most cost effective price point.”—Dave Almstead, CEO, ONE CONNXT.
 
During IBC2015, Advantech Wireless' Transcend 900 Debuts
The new systems are capable to operate over a wide temperature range and in all weather conditions.
 
Es'hailsat Showcases Two Satellites @ IBC2015 ...Culture, Sports, News + More
Es’hailSat is also pushing ahead with plans to expand its satellite fleet.
 
Showing Off Their Satellite Tech Is TeamCast @ IBC2015
The Vyper pre-correction solution and their Jupiter board are being demo'd at TeamCast’s Stand #2.B51.
 
Ultra HD Market + Accompanying Screen Sales Will Skyrocket, According To Eutelsat Communications, + EUTELSAT 16A Into DTH
“The stage is set for Ultra HD to be TV’s next big success story and Eutelsat is ready to accompany clients in this new rendezvous with viewers.”—Markus Fritz, Director of Commercial Development + Marketing, Eutelsat.
 
All Getting Meshed Together By ND SatCom In Africa For A Complete Airing
ATNS is in the process of upgrading 50 sites throughout Africa with equipment from ND SatCom.
 
Globecast Has The Floor... At IBC2016
Globecast has created the number one global hybrid fiber and satellite network for video contribution and distribution.
 
On The Show Floor... 2wcom Systems Streaming Into IBC2016
Among the products offered for attendees is the company's FlexDSR Dual Channel Satellite System...
 
On The Show Floor — Spacepath Communications BUCkles Down For IBC2016
This unit will be showcased at the firm's stand along with their range of HPAs that were introduced earlier this year.
 
On The Show Floor... Crystal Insight To Debut...
This technology will address the growing need for smaller and local TV stations to make content available for streaming and Video on Demand (VoD).
 
On The Show Floor... SatService & LP Technologies To Present Their New Remote Spectrum Analyzer
SatService GmbH will present LPT’s newest spectrum analyzer, the LPT-3000RX4, a 4gen remote spectrum analyzer, at IBC2016.
 
New Multi-channel Satellite Demodulator Launched By NovelSat
Rack space requirements have been reduced and NS200X units can also be concatenated to support many more additional DVB-S2-to-IP streams
 
On The Show Floor... Speedy Nexgen Broadcasting Datalink Solution To Be Demo'd By Advantech Wireless
The new FLS-5000 from Advantech Wireless is the world’s first 500 Msym/S modulator system for broadcasting and broadband services in a single 1 RU unit.
 
Meet With Team NOORSAT At IBC Regarding Broadcast, Media, Data And Telecom Services 
The NOORSAT team will be available to meet at the show with those interested in learning more about the company's broadcast, media, data and telecom services.
 
On The Show Floor... SSPAs For 4K/8K Ultra HD Reveal From Advantech Wireless At IBC2016
They provide a 70 percent increase in linear transmit power, super high linearity and field proven reliability with a fraction of the size, weight and power.
 
MX1 Kicks Off A New Broadcasting Deal With IMG
This new contract covers MX1’s distribution of Premier League match broadcasts to TV service providers and audiences worldwide as part of a multi-year deal.
 
On The Show Floor... Showcasing Their Satellite Services Will Be Arabsat
Arabsat has recently signed many agreements with important and specialized satellite TV channels and networks.
 
On The Show Floor... All Important Protection From NAGRA On Display
NAGRA anyCAST CONNECT will allow the KT Skylife to secure the expansion of their 4K Ultra HD service.
 
Making Video Metadata Crystal Clear At IBC2016
Mr. Franklin contributes to this Metadata session through a supporting paper titled “Using Metadata to Deliver Relevant and Valuable Content.”
 
Beating Back RFI With A New Mitigation Innovation Package Is NovelSat
The NovelSat RFI Mitigation Innovation Package is a set of software upgradable tools that combat Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) in satellite transmission.
 
UPDATE: On The IBC2016 Show Floor... Kratos' Product Parade & Their New Monics Enterprise
The Kratos presentations will feature new SATCOM capabilities that were developed to help assure the quality of broadcast operations.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... Immersive VR From Harmonic & NASA Reveal NASA Astronaut ISS Training
The video for the VR demo was captured at NASA's Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) in Houston, Texas.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... Communications & Power Industries' 750 W TouchPower™ TWA Debuts
CPI’s latest HPA features TouchPower™ technology and represents a powerful combination of outstanding power efficiency and advanced technology in a single package.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... Advantech Wireless Has SSPA/BUC Moments For Attendees
The firm has now launched their new series of Ka-Band GaN-based SSPAs/BUCs.
 
Yle Goes With ND SatCom For SNG
ND SatCom SKYRAY antenna will be used for Yle’s SNG live content gathering across Scandinavia and Europe.
 
UPDATE: On The IBC2016 Show Floor... DataPath Offers A MaxView Manifestation & PIM Pickup For Man Portable
MaxView Enterprise will display information through all web screens in each individual user’s choice of more than 100 languages.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... MX1 To Transform, Accelerate & Globalize
MX1’s new senior management team includes members of SPS management as well as RR Media.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... Newtec Receives Product Recognition Award
The award recognizes the MCX7000 Multi-Carrier Satellite Gateway's capabilities and the improvements made to the modem following the product's launch.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... Es'hailSat Has Satellites & A New Teleport On Their Mind
A growing number of local and regional Arabic channels are selecting Es’hailSat to launch their services in MENA
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... Eutelsat Cements In Transponder Access For MultiChoice Africa
This nine year contract is for the expansion of the MultiChoice DStv platform at Eutelsat’s 36 degrees East video neighborhood.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... ATCi Shows Off Simulsat
The Simulsat product line eliminates the need for multiple parabolic antennas, otherwise known as antenna farms.
 
On The IBC2016 Show Floor... TangoWave Presents A Topical TWTA
Tango Wave's new Model PA17-Ku400P is a Traveling Wave Tube (TWT) power amplifier that will deliver 180 watts of linear power over the 12.75 to 14.5 GHz band.
 
Media Broadcast Satellite Launches New Services Aboard Hispasat 30 Degrees West
This marks a further step to guarantee a wide and satellite operator-neutral portfolio of satellite services to customers.