LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 2018 NAB Show, the world’s largest media, entertainment and technology event, takes place 7 – 12 April in Las Vegas. Please note the following important information.
#NABShow Exhibitor News and Press Kits:
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Business Wire is the official news wire for the 2018 NAB Show. Listed below are exhibitor profiles.
|ABonAir is the leader in wireless broadcast solutions for live sports, news and live events. Our 5th generation wireless broadcast solutions broke the lip sync barrier with an industry first 7 msec sub frame delay. At NAB Show 2018, we are unveiling our 6th generation product which adds full 4K support while maintaining all technical features.|
|ABonAir created a new product category - the Fiber Coverage Extender - which is tailor made for American universities. The FCE enables multi venue coverage at 7 msec delay, avoiding the need for multiple receivers and other expensive equipment. Visit us at Booth C1616.|
|Bexel TSS, the product sales division of Bexel, provides the broadcast and production industry with quality equipment at the best price, from new gear, pre-owned gear, and services that include consignment and equipment auctions.|
|Due to the FCC Spectrum Reallocation, T-Mobile is already rolling out their new coverage in a variety of markets, even though the deadline to vacate is July 2020. Are you FCC Compliant? Visit us at NAB if you would like a consultation for your wireless systems' FCC compliance and spectrum reallocation deployment needs. We can assist in replacing, re-banding, or reprogramming your current inventory.|
Bluefish444 is the manufacturer of the industry’s highest-quality uncompressed 4K SDI, ASI, Video Over IP & HDMI I/O cards for the Windows, macOS and Linux operating systems. Its video cards are used not only in traditional broadcast and post-production, but also in emerging workflows such as live events, immersive graphics, augmented reality and Video Over IP, and are used on award-winning feature films, commercials, music videos and sports events worldwide. Bluefish444’s range of video cards are incorporated in video servers, encoders, decoders and character generator solutions by numerous 3rd party OEM manufacturers, in addition to other niche & mainstream applications. With an extensively developed SDK, Bluefish444 has become a staple in 4K workflows globally. Bluefish444 bundles IngeSTore software with every video card allowing ingest of multiple 3G/HD/SD-SDI channels to file.
|castLabs pioneers software and cloud services for digital video markets worldwide. We provide solutions to easily enable the secure distribution of premium movie, TV, and audio assets for high-quality video experiences. Our range of applications and services are designed to help businesses through the complexities of implementing video technology across a large selection of consumer devices and platforms. We’ve recently celebrated our tenth year in operation.|
|At NAB Show we'll be announcing our PRESTOplay video player SDK for Universal Windows Platform; common API frameworks for cutting development; and discussing CMAF low latency, offline playback, content piracy and more.|
|Booth:||SU11802CM, South Hall|
|ContentWise is the leading user experience management solution for pay TV, broadcast, OTT and streaming operators.|
|ContentWise helps its customers’ marketing, editorial and content acquisition teams predict user intent, personalize the watching experience, optimize content performance and automate programming.|
|The ContentWise software suite combines UI personalization, self-tuning automation, editorial management tools, predictive analytics, testing and targeting capabilities.|
|ContentWise customers are leading operators worldwide, including Cablevisión Argentina, maxdome, Mediaset, Sky, Telefonica and TrueVisions.|
|Company:||IEEE Broadcast Technology Society|
|Booth:||NL4 North Hall|
|The IEEE Broadcast Technology Society (BTS) is a membership organization open to everyone in the broadcast technology industry. From undergraduate students and PhD candidates to professors, world-renowned researchers and industry leaders, BTS is a place where members from across the spectrum can find engaging and enriching educational opportunities. The BTS mission is to serve the needs of its members; to enhance their professional knowledge by keeping them informed of the latest research results and industry trends, and provide enriching educational and networking opportunities. Come join the BTS team at booth NL4 in the North Hall at NAB 2018.|
|Company:||International Cinematographers Guild|
Multi Oscar-winning cinematographer Janusz Kaminski is giving a rare one-on-one interview in the Creative Master Series (Monday 11:45AM, SOUTH HALL 222-223). The discussion will explore the career and craft of the renowned cinematographer, who recently collaborated with Steven Spielberg on the current hit “Ready Player One.” Moderated by David Geffner, executive editor, ICG Magazine. CENTRAL 10306.
|The International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600) represents more than 8,400 members who work in film, television and commercials as Directors of Photography, Camera Operators, Visual Effects Supervisors, Still Photographers, Camera Assistants, Film Loaders, all members of camera crews and ICG Publicists.|
|KODAK PIXPRO is proud to showcase their versatile line of VR digital cameras at the 2018 NAB Show, Booth N2911VR in the North Hall. The brand will focus on their current and available line of 360° cameras and accessories for professionals and offer a sneak peek into their next generation 360° cameras as a preview to NAB attendees. KODAK PIXPRO is highly regarded as one of the leaders in continuing to drive 360°VR technology with an emphasis on affordable and intuitive cameras for the B2B sector and industry applications.|
|Magewell designs and develops hardware and software for video and audio capture, management, processing and playout. Magewell products are the preferred choice of users, integrators and OEMs for applications including live streaming, broadcast, medical imaging, lecture capture, video conferencing, corporate communications, gaming and more. New at the 2018 NAB Show is Magewell’s first standalone, hardware-based streaming encoder – the Ultra Stream HDMI. Making live streaming production remarkably simple even for non-professional users, the Ultra Stream HDMI enables customers to record or stream high-quality video from a variety of sources with one click using on-device buttons or an intuitive, accompanying smartphone app.|
|Company:||MAXON Computer, Inc.|
|MAXON, the industry-leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions, returns as an NAB Show exhibitor to showcase the latest capabilities in Cinema 4D, its acclaimed 3D content creation software application for VFX, motion graphics and design.|
|Throughout the show at the MAXON booth #5627, top 3D guest artists will present tips and techniques using Cinema 4D on high profile projects. Check www.C4Dlive.com for all the latest details on artist presenters and live streaming schedules.|
|Journalists, contact Vicky Gray-Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org for information and invite consideration to MAXON’s annual NAB press luncheon taking place April 9, 2018, featuring a peer-to-peer roundtable session entitled, “Women in Motion Graphics”.|
|For over 30 years, NEP has been a worldwide outsourced technical production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports, entertainment, music and corporate events. Our services include remote production, studio production, audio visual solutions, host broadcast support, premium playout, post production and innovative software-based media management solutions. NEP’s 3,000+ employees are driven by a passion for superior service and a focus on technical innovation. Together, we have supported productions in over 85 countries on all seven continents.|
|NEP is headquartered in the United States and has offices in 22 countries. Learn more at nepgroup.com.|
|Founded in 2014 by Academy Award-winning animators and technology entrepreneurs, Nimble Collective is revolutionizing the animation content market by offering studio-level capabilities without the costly infrastructure. With all the production capabilities of the animation pipeline hosted in a secure cloud environment, animators and their collaborators, wherever they are in the world, are able to spend more time creating instead of managing complex and expensive infrastructure. Nimble Collective is the brainchild of animators Rex Grignon (Toy Story, Madagascar, Shrek), Jason Schleifer (Lord of the Rings, Megamind) and Scott LaFleur (How to Train Your Dragon, Megamind). Learn more at www.NimbleCollective.com.|
|NVerzion is a leading provider of digital broadcast automation tools and video servers that streamline an operator’s entire workflow from acquisition to distribution and playout of content, reducing opex and capex. Based on a Component Level Automation System Solutions (CLASS™) concept that supports easy implementation into any existing infrastructure, NVerzion solutions offer users scalability, reliability, redundancy, and guaranteed interoperability with third-party systems. Powered by 27 years of engineering excellence, all NVerzion systems are also backed with worldwide training, superior customer service, and life-time engineering support. More information about NVerzion can be found at www.nverzion.com|
|Session:||Immersive Content Gets Real Ad Innovations (North Hall Meeting Rooms - N260, Wed. April 11, 3:20PM - 4:40PM)|
|SunnyBoy Entertainment is a full-service creative studio specializing in a new era of entertainment. From concept ideation to delivery, SunnyBoy brings projects to life, creating top tier storytelling and cinematic visuals for original and branded content as well as virtual reality for major studios, brands and companies. Launched by Emmy-nominated writers, SunnyBoy is home to a collaborative force of creative artists and seasoned filmmakers who produce state-of-the-art narratives and VR across an array of platforms.|
|Based in Old Town-Pasadena, the creative studio’s expert capabilities include editorial, spatial audio mixing, visual effects and VR/AR production and post.|
|The Switch is a leading global video solutions service provider, with owned and operated facilities in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. The Switch currently provides advanced video switching and local fiber circuit services, scalable Ethernet, “at-home” remote production facilities, production studios, OTT transcoding, satellite delivery and network origination to more than 800 demanding video content producers and distributors around the world.|
|VYUsync offers a wide range of FPGA based video codecs across multiple video standards H.265, H.264 and MPEG-2 at resolutions up to 4Kp60 and are highly optimized for deployment across broadcasting, entertainment, medical and space industries. VYUsync’s customized and state of the art hardware platforms are major drivers for OEMS to reach their customer’s expectations. VYUsync is recognized as a preferred IP partner by leaders in the broadcast industry for its highly optimized IP cores.|
|As a provider of VR solutions, Zero Density’s Reality is the most photorealistic, real-time 3D VS & AR platform.|
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