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Grass Valley to Demonstrate No. 1 Position in Content and Media Technology at NATEXPO 2018

MONTREAL, October 29, 2018 — Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, will showcase a suite of market leading solutions at NATEXPO 2018 (October 31 — November 2, 2018, booth A52), leveraging the best innovation and expertise to give customers the ultimate in selection and service.

The featured solutions will include:

LDX 86N Series Cameras: The perfect solution for multiformat requirements — all from a single camera, the LDX 86N Series can manage any single speed HD, 3G and 4K (3840x2160p) format with or without HDR — as well as 3X HD/3G speed and 6X HD speed. Plus, the ability for any of the lower camera models in the series to be upgraded in the field with GV-eLicenses — on a 1-day, 7-day or perpetual basis — to any of the higher models.

Kula Production Switcher Family: Designed for the professional broadcast and AV markets, the Kula production switcher offers a powerful feature set in a compact system for easy installation and operation. It is available as a 1, 2 or 3 M/E switcher, with the capability of operating in SD, HD, 3G/1080p and 4K UHD, as well as a dedicated 1 M/E 12G-SDI version. It has a 2 RU frame and a choice of seven control panels, including a convenient 19-inch wide panel ideal for mobile and flyaway productions.

GV Korona K-Frame V-series Switcher: This new system has been designed for low- and mid-range broadcast and media applications, where compromising on performance is not an option. Available in three system packages, with 1, 2 or 3 M/Es and a complement of licenses for exceptional value and incredible power, its modular design enables a seamless transition from SDI to IP.

GV STRATUS Video Production and Content Management
: Version 6.5 delivers a suite of tools including simple editing via the GV STRATUS web client with access from anywhere on any supported device that captures content from a wide range of sources. GV STRATUS also places a premium on user generated content, integrating with popular social media and CMS platforms to manage, track and analyze the performance of social channels from within the application.

Kaleido-X Multiviewer: The Kaleido-X range of multiviewers offer the finest picture quality, unmatched display configuration flexibility and exceptional resilience. Ideal for applications demanding high picture counts per display and total non-blocking flexibility, Kaleido-X is available in two frames — up to 96 inputs and 8 multiviewer outputs (7 RU), or up to 32 inputs and 4 multiviewer outputs (4 RU). With its advanced metadata extraction, signal probing and alarming capabilities, Kaleido-X excels in master control and headend environments.

When: Wednesday, October 31 — Friday, November 2, 2018

Where: Booth A52, pavilion 75, hall B — VDNH, Estate 119, Prospect Mira, Moscow, Russia

Why: As the No. 1 player in content and media technology, Grass Valley will demonstrate how its market leading portfolio enables the world's leading and most innovative broadcasters, news organizations, content/rights owners and media service providers to meet the challenges they face in today's changing mediascape.

Who: Grass Valley experts will be available at NATEXPO 2018 to discuss the company's solutions in further detail.


About Grass Valley

Grass Valley is focused on empowering customers to create, control and connect content wherever, however and whenever it is consumed. In this ever-changing media landscape, content remains the most important element. Many of our customers are faced with the need to create and support new workflows while continuing to operate their legacy workflows, simultaneously broadcasting through traditional channels, Over-The-Top platforms, and Video-On-Demand as well as to tablets, PCs, and mobile devices.

We provide the innovative tools and expertise to help customers improve the efficiency of their operations while telling better stories to attract and keep viewers. With Grass Valley's integrated solutions that enable flexibility, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, quality and scalability, broadcasters and content creators have what they need to sustain their businesses. Headquartered in Montreal, Grass Valley has been in the broadcast business for nearly 60 years and is part of St. Louis-based Belden Inc. For more information, visit

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Bénédicte Fauveau

Media Relations Specialist