Grass Valley to Showcase Future-Ready Solutions at SET Expo
MONTREAL, August 19, 2014 — Visitors to Stand C07/D08 at SET Expo will see how the new Grass Valley, a Belden brand, delivers the right solutions, expertise, and service to meet the needs of broadcasters, content owners and service providers, today and in the future. Following the merger earlier this year of Grass Valley and Miranda, Grass Valley now offers the broadest portfolio of workflow technologies and solutions covering acquisition through delivery.
"We're excited to introduce the new Grass Valley to Latin America via the region's leading industry trade show," said Leonel da Luz, vice president of sales, Latin America, Grass Valley. "With its emphasis on helping attendees stay one step ahead in the evolving communications industry, SET Expo is the ideal venue for us to meet with customers and talk about how we can tailor solutions to help them remain competitive and stay ahead of changing viewer expectations and habits."
Grass Valley's stand will include a range of innovative live production and news production technologies including.
Cameras—LDX XtremeSpeed 6X ultra slow-motion camera system delivering superb picture quality, high sensitivity and high dynamic range for a wide variety of production applications, with the XCU XtremeSpeed XF Fiber base station; the LDX Compact WorldCam multiformat camera; the LDX Compact 4K camera - the first 4K/UHD camera system to use a three 2/3" imaging system with the full support of all B4 mount HD lenses.
Multiviewers—The Kaleido-IP video multiviewer provides the most simultaneous video and audio program decodes in the industry; the Kaleido-X video multiviewer offers the finest picture quality, unmatched display configuration flexibility and exceptional resilience.
Signal Management/Routers—3RU Densité 3 Frame simultaneously processes 3Gbps, HD/ SD and analog video; the NVISION 8500 hybrid router combines resilience with cost, space and power efficiencies due to integrated audio processing, and simplified cable management that takes advantage of high-density cabling, direct fiber connectivity and audio concentrators.
Switchers—GV Director nonlinear live production system is the ultimate multipurpose tool for live production; the Karrera video production center switcher with K-frame delivers superior performance with a wide variety of configuration options and features including 1080p 3G and 4K/UHD support.
Servers/Replay—K2 Summit 3G production client delivers speed and stability for live event production; the K2 Dyno Replay System brings compelling instant replay and highlight generation for SD/ HD, 3G and 4K/UHD with pan/zoom technology.
Other solutions in Grass Valley's stand include the Imagestore-Modular IMC200, a low-cost, modular master control and branding processor, GV GUARDIAN remote monitoring solution, the iControl RCP-10x10 series of panels designed for fast and easy remote control of the Densité HRS-1801 routing switchers, GV STRATUS media workflow application framework and EDIUS multiformat editing software.
In addition to its presence on the show floor, Grass Valley will share insights from two executives who will present papers at SET Expo. Mark Hilton, vice president of Infrastructure, will present his paper, "Maximizing the Benefits of IT Technologies as Applied to Routing and Signal Distribution," and Leonel da Luz, vice president of sales, Latin America, will present, "Congestion: How Can This Happen to Your Tapeless System."
SET Expo 2014 takes place August 24 through 27 at EXPO Center Norte | Pavilão Azul in São Paulo, Brazil.
For information about Grass Valley solutions and services, please visit new.grassvalley.com.
The new Grass Valley keeps broadcasters, content owners and service providers future-ready as they navigate the changing landscape of television. With the most comprehensive collection of workflow solutions in the industry, Grass Valley delivers end-to-end television production and content distribution workflows that enable the efficiency and flexibility broadcasters need to stay competitive today—while offering technological foresight they need to keep pace with consumers' desires for more content on more devices. Grass Valley, headquartered in Montreal, leverages the collective expertise and depth of the Grass Valley Group and Miranda Technologies, each having been acquired by St. Louis-based Belden Inc. Belden delivers a comprehensive product portfolio designed to meet the mission-critical network infrastructure needs of industrial, enterprise and broadcast markets. With innovative solutions targeted at reliable and secure transmission of rapidly growing amounts of data, audio and video needed for today's applications, Belden is at the center of the global transformation to a connected world. For more information, visit www.belden.com.