TICO has become a broadly adopted technology for lightweight, ultra-low latency video compression. But now suddenly, we start hearing about a new “TICO-XS” and several questions come up:

  • Why do we even need another codec?
  • How is it related to the original TICO?
  • It sounds an awf...
15.05.19 11:43 AM - Comment(s)

NAB Show, Las Vegas, 8th April 2019: The TICO Alliance announced today that it will be displaying a multi-vendor interop demo for bandwidth-efficient live production on their booth at NAB 2019 (C8626). Additionally it will talk about the arrival of the new compression family member “TICO-XS”, as TIC...

08.04.19 11:21 AM - Comment(s)

Chinese video streaming website Tencent Video is preparing to expand beyond its original digital video business and into live production and distribution, requiring upgrades to handle new types of content creation for live and sports programming. Because mainland Chinese internet users are...

08.04.19 11:16 AM - Comment(s)

The extra bandwidth required by the move to Ultra HD will probably result in extra costs and complexity. One approach to mitigate this could be using compression. However, most compression systems require additional processing power and cause delay, making them unsuitable for live production. TICO, ...

08.04.19 11:15 AM - Comment(s)

Why this matters : Your 3G-SDI still smells too new to consider replacing it. This is a way to use 4K signals in your existing infrastructure.

ALEXANDRIA, VA.—Despite the fact that HD broadcasting is relatively recent, and most people in the U.S. bought their first HDTV only in the past seven years, ...

08.04.19 11:13 AM - Comment(s)

For all of last year’s talk about distributing 4K television to home viewers, there has been little real progress on making it a reality. The only place 4K technology is being used regularly is in some sports production and in the making of premium television programming.

08.04.19 11:12 AM - Comment(s)

Appear TV, a leading provider of solutions for video contribution, distribution and streaming, has deployed low latency contribution links for the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system in top football leagues in Europe and Asia, strengthening its position as a preferred vendor for this application. D...

08.04.19 11:10 AM - Comment(s)

Oslo, Norway, 11 December 2018 – Nevion, award-winning provider of virtualized media production solutions, today announced that a leading Japan-based global video transmission company (which cannot be named for commercial reasons), has chosen Nevion’s software-defined media node, Virtuoso, for 4K/UH...

08.04.19 11:07 AM - Comment(s)

Oslo, Norway, 27 September 2018 – Nevion, the award-winning provider of virtualized media production solutions, announced today that China Central Television (CCTV), the largest television broadcaster in China, has selected Nevion Virtuoso software-defined media nodes to provide a contribution solut...

08.04.19 11:06 AM - Comment(s)

September 7, 2018 - IBC2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands - Nextera Video and Adeas, two leaders in the FPGA IP space, have teamed with intoPIX to demonstrate the industry’s first comprehensive FPGA solution for 4K video over IP using the new SMPTE ST 2110 standard. The 4K-Ready solution will be demonstra...

08.04.19 11:04 AM - Comment(s)