The Iridium NEXT constellation is finally complete!

The Iridium NEXT constellation is finally complete! The launch of this past Friday, January 11, satisfactorily concludes the deployment of the Iridium NEXT constellation of satellites, in polar orbit 780 km above the Earth’s surface. The network, made up of 66 active satellites and nine spares in orbit, as well as six...

Comrex EarShot IFB Is Now Shipping

Comrex EarShot IFB Is Now Shipping January 09, 2019 Press Releases DEVENS, MA, Jan. 9th 2019 — EarShot IFB, a new VoIP-based auto coupler for IFB and listen lines from Comrex, is now shipping. EarShot IFB is designed to help TV stations reduce costs and provide more flexibility for remote IFB feeds....

Avcom Satellite Beacon Receiver

Avcom Satellite Beacon Receiver L-Band Satellite Beacon Receiver AND Spectrum Analyzer UNIQUE because it includes a Spectrum Analyzer  L-band – 950-2150 MHz  Locks on CW and Modulated Beacon Types in < 2 secs Quickly Switch Between Modes; Receiver, and Analyzer Extended Temperature Range;...

The Rise Of The Robotic Camera

The Rise Of The Robotic Camera November 7, 2018 Article: The Rise Of The Robotic Camera | from The Broadcast Bridge | By Adrian Pennington The rise of the PTZ camera, discussed in a previous post, fits into the wider trends for remote operation, robotic cameras, and automated content production. We...

5 Reasons Why PEG Stations Love Comrex LiveShot

5 Reasons Why PEG Stations Love Comrex LiveShot December 12, 2018 In the News Gear in Action LiveShot is a favorite of PEG stations, and it’s no surprise why. LiveShot is one of the most versatile and user friendly bonded cellular (more accurately, bonded IP) solutions on the market. So why are more and more PEG...

Radio Valle Viajo Opens Doors With Comrex Gear

Radio Valle Viajo Opens Doors With Comrex Gear by Claudio Saavedra Technical Director, Radio Valle Viejo Catamarca, Argentina Radio Valle Viejo is a regional radio station that covers local news and sports in Catamarca, Argentina. Our main role is to provide programming to keep our audience up to date on recent...

Comrex FieldTap Saves The Day For Neumann University

Comrex FieldTap Saves The Day For Neumann University December 04, 2018 In the News User Reports Sean McDonald is the Director of Neumann Media for Neumann University in Pennsylvania. “I’m in charge of radio education. Our station is an LPFM (98.5 WNUW-LP), and we work from a large communications facility (John J. Mullen...

Renewal of the TDT systems in Spain

Renewal of the TDT systems in Spain Nov 20, 2018 | News Once again Cellnex trust RYMSA for the renewal of five of the most important UHF transmission systems in the Spanish network for digital television: the centres are at Arguis (Huesca), Inoges (Zaragoza), Monreal (Navarra), La Muela (Zaragoza) and...

Cut Through Networking Snags with Switchboard

Cut Through Networking Snags with Switchboard Every day more and more Comrex users are registering for Switchboard. It’s one of our favorite tools, and we’re glad our customers are putting it to good use. “Wait a second,” you may be thinking. “What even is Switchboard? I’ve never heard of it! What am I missing?”...

4K over 5G!

4K over 5G! Broadcast Wireless Systems (BWS) Ltd & Smart Mobile Labs (SML) have collaborated to provide an end-to-end solution for world leading low latency 4K TV production across wireless networks. Using BWS Sapphire low latency encoders / decoders combined with SML EVO...

C-COM Granted US Patent For Phase Shifter Technology

C-COM Granted US Patent For Phase Shifter Technology OTTAWA, November 20, 2018 – C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSXV: CMI), the world’s leading provider of commercial grade auto-acquire mobile satellite antenna systems, announced today that it has been granted US patent No. 10,014,563 for its invention of a low cost, low...

IMT VISLINK AND SPACEPATH CO-EXHIBIT AT AFRICACOM 2018

IMT VISLINK AND SPACEPATH CO-EXHIBIT AT AFRICACOM 2018 By Vislink on November 12, 2018 CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA, NOVEMBER 12, 2018 – xG® Technology, Inc. (“xG”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), whose brands are recognized as the global leaders in live video communications in the broadcast, military and government markets, announces...

METOP-C Launch

METOP-C Launch Nov 6, 2018 | News On November the 7th, the European Space Agency, ESA, and the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites, Eumetsat, will launch MetOp-C into orbit from the European spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. The MetOp-C is the...

C-COM Exhibiting the NEW Motorized ManPack in Africa!

C-COM Exhibiting the NEW Motorized ManPack in Africa! C-COM has returned to Africa to showcase its NEW Motorized MP-80 ManPack. The iNetVu® MP-80 is a robust, lightweight, 80 cm multi-segment carbon fiber manpack antenna system which can be setup without any tools and pointed to the target satellite within minutes. The...

NEWTEC TO POWER NIGCOMSAT’S KA BROADBAND SERVICES

NEWTEC TO POWER NIGCOMSAT’S KA BROADBAND SERVICES NIGCOMSAT Headquarters, Abuja, Nigeria  Press release Monday 12 November 2018 Newtec Dialog® will be installed for new enterprise, government and consumer Ka-band broadband services across Nigeria. SINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium and ABUJA, Nigeria, 12 November 2018.  Newtec, a...

ETL Systems Launches Waveguide Components

ETL Systems Launches Waveguide Components 5/11/2018 – ETL Systems has launched a range of precision made waveguide components for RF and microwave systems. ETL’s waveguide components ensure low signal loss and high power handling, vital for the transmission end of uplinks and downlinks. Made with high...

For Comrex, It’s Community Media Month

For Comrex, It’s Community Media Month October 25, 2018 In the News We’re big believers in live & local programming, which is why there’s a special place in our hearts for community media. Mark Gonwa of Sun Prairie Media Center, in studio with ACCESS. Community media is a platform for any person to...

C-COM RECEIVES US$1 MILLION OF NEW ORDERS FROM ASIA

C-COM RECEIVES US$1 MILLION OF NEW ORDERS FROM ASIA OTTAWA, October 30, 2018 – C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSXV: CMI), the world’s leading provider of commercial grade auto-acquire mobile satellite antenna systems, announced today that it has received orders of US$1 Million for its iNetVu® antenna systems from...

MEGA RF Solutions

MEGA RF Solutions Sep 24, 2018 | News Mega RF Solutions is excited to showcase our emerging technology centered around Power Combining.  The Mega Gysel Combiner can take up to 16 Inputs and create a high power signal with high isolation (>40dB) and low insertion loss.  The key...

C-COM ANNOUNCES US$2 MILLION MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT

C-COM ANNOUNCES US$2 MILLION MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT AltegroSky Medical Emergency Response Units Equipped with C-COM Antennas OTTAWA, September 12, 2018 – C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSXV: CMI), the world’s leading provider of commercial grade auto-acquire mobile satellite antenna systems, has signed a contract with...

ETL – showing NEW DWDM System at IBC 2018

ETL – showing NEW DWDM System at  IBC 2018 We will be showcasing our latest RF products at IBC including our NEW DWDM RF Over Fibre System with converters, MUX, EDFA amplifiers and delay lines. As well as ETL’s latest L-band matrices: Hurricane 64×64  and Harrier 128×128. We will also be...

BRIC-Link Leaps Over Mountains for KSUT

BRIC-Link Leaps Over Mountains for KSUT IP codec reliably handles STL duty for multiple transmitters By Scott D. Henning Independent Engineer IGNACIO, COLO. — KSUT(FM) is a public broadcasting organization that serves the Four Corners area in the western United States, with studios and offices on the...

From The Sidelines With ACCESS NX

From The Sidelines With ACCESS NX There’s no room for error in live sports broadcasting. Sports fans follow play-by-play coverage with bated breath, hoping to hear what’s happening with their team in real time. If your equipment fails, your entire audience is let down. And there are no second chances...

NEWTEC POWERS MILANO TELEPORT’S MARITIME OFFERINGS

NEWTEC POWERS MILANO TELEPORT’S MARITIME OFFERINGS The Newtec Dialog® multiservice platform is enhancing Milano Teleport’s service for yachts and cruise liners MILAN, ITALY, and SINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium, August 6, 2018. Newtec – a specialist in designing, developing and manufacturing equipment and technologies for...

ETL Systems Launches DWDM Solution at IBC

ETL Systems Launches DWDM Solution at IBC 25/07/2018 – IBC, Amsterdam, 17th July 2018 – ETL Systems, a global designer and manufacturer of RF signal distribution equipment for satellite communications, will be launching its StingRay DWDM solution at IBC. The solution enables high-quality distribution...

IABM welcomes V-Nova to Platinum membership

IABM welcomes V-Nova to Platinum membership IABM welcomes V-Nova to Platinum membership July 6, 2018 Compression innovator joins fellow industry leaders at the top table Gloucestershire, UK, 28 June 2018 – IABM is delighted to announce that V-Nova Ltd. has become the latest company to upgrade to Platinum...

2wcom upgrades MM01 Audio over IP codec

2wcom upgrades MM01 Audio over IP codec Flensburg, Germany – 2wcom says the latest release in its Audio over IP codec now not only supports the Livewire+ standard but also allows flexible integration of the whole Telos Axia product range. Besides, by using the MM01 as a bidirectional codec, live monitoring...

NEWTEC EMPOWERS MYANMAR’S NEWEST MOBILE OPERATOR

NEWTEC EMPOWERS MYANMAR’S NEWEST MOBILE OPERATOR  Press release Wednesday 20 June 2018 Launch of satellite mobile backhaul network based on Newtec Dialog® platform provided by Com & Com enables Mytel to deliver optimal end-user experience YANGON, Myanmar, and SINT-NIKLAAS, Belgium, 20 June 2018.  Newtec – a...

SENER acquires TRYO Aerospace & Electronics group

SENER acquires TRYO Aerospace & Electronics group Jun 18, 2018 | News Madrid (Spain), 18 June 2018 – The engineering and technology group SENER has announced the acquisition of the TRYO Aerospace & Electronics group which, up to now, belonged to the private equity fund Alantra and private minority investors. This...

YMSA Renews Television in Manila

YMSA Renews Television in Manila RYMSA has played its part in the recent renovation of the Solar entertainment equipment in the Antipolo Broadcasting Centre in the city of Manila. The existing system has been renovated with twenty-four UHF panels so as to improve indoor reception of the almost twelve...

Opal Opens Doors For New Life Radio

Opal Opens Doors For New Life Radio By Joe Emert President, Life Radio Industries New Life Radio is a Christian format station that plays a mixture of music and syndicated programming from different parts of the country. We have two non-profit non-commercial FM stations in Atlanta (90.7 and 91.7). As...

PANASONIC GOES WIRELESS WITH IMT VISLINK

PANASONIC GOES WIRELESS WITH IMT VISLINK By Vislink on May 31, 2018 xG Technology, Inc. (“xG” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), whose IMT Vislink brands are recognized as the global leaders in live video communications in the broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, announces today a...

New App, FieldTap, Available From Comrex For Android

New App, FieldTap, Available From Comrex For Android FieldTap was released for iOS on May 30th DEVENS, MA, June 5th, 2018 — FieldTap, a new phone application for remote broadcasting from Comrex, is now available for Android as well as iOS FieldTap uses the Opus audio encoder to deliver studio quality audio right from a...

What is a Comrex, anyway?

What is a Comrex, anyway? June 04, 2018 In the News Gear in Action We make a lot of products. Like, a lot of products. We’ve got our ACCESS line, our BRIC-Link line, LiveShot, STAC VIP – plus, a whole lot of others. Considering how many names there are, is it any wonder that most of our...

C-COM RECEIVES OVER $1 MILLION IN ANTENNA SYSTEM ORDERS

C-COM RECEIVES OVER $1 MILLION IN ANTENNA SYSTEM ORDERS OTTAWA, June 5, 2018 – C-COM Satellite Systems Inc., (TSXV: CMI) the world’s leading designer of commercial grade mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems, announced today that it has received more than $1 Million in orders for its iNetVu® Driveaway antenna...

BWS and Timeline RF2

BWS and Timeline RF2 29TH MAY 2018 BWS has worked with Timeline for a number of years providing IP over satellite connectivity and is proud to have furthered this relationship through the supply and commissioning of a Cobham 8100 antenna on its latest addition, RF2, which is destined for...

Need a reliable broadcast? That’s what Comrex does.

Need a reliable broadcast? That’s what Comrex does. May 24, 2018 In the News Gear in Action When broadcasting live, engineers are under a lot of pressure. You only have one chance to get it right, and if any of your equipment isn’t working, it could ruin your programming for the day. And in many scenarios, codecs play...

YES Approves of Comrex LiveShot

YES Approves of Comrex LiveShot Video codec makes possible reliable simulcasts for sports network By Jack Kestenbaum Director of Technical Operations YES Network The YES Network is a regional sports network owned by 21st Century Fox and the New York Yankees. We cover New York Yankees baseball,...

Comrex Releases Firmware Version 1.1 For Opal

Comrex Releases Firmware Version 1.1 For Opal New firmware eliminates extra steps for iPhone users DEVENS, MASSACHUSETTS, Feb. 7th, 2018 — Comrex has released a new firmware version for Opal, their IP audio gateway. Opal firmware 1.1 includes native Safari support for macOS and iOS11. Once installed, Opal serves...

Royal Wedding Glamour – BWS

Royal Wedding Glamour – BWS 17TH MAY 2018   The marriage of Meghan Markel and Price Harry in Windsor on Saturday has led to an unprecedented level of media interest. Broadcast wireless systems is pleased to be supporting a number of Tier 1 broadcasters for the Royal Wedding in Windsor. Two...

RYMSA Deploys Digital Television in Bolivia

RYMSA Deploys Digital Television in Bolivia May 7, 2018 | News RYMSA was the successful bidder in the case of the supply for the deployment of digital television in Bolivia for the major private channels. This will consist of three complete antenna systems which will be installed in the stations of the cities...

FieldTap is now the best codec app

FieldTap is now the best codec app NAB 2018 is over and Comrex introduced four new products! One of them is a new codec app. We’ve been pointing folks to Linphone for years, and it’s great and free, but we often hear it’s too complex for non-techies to set up and use. Enter FieldTap! Under the hood,...

Missed us at NAB 2018? Here’s what we showed

Missed us at NAB 2018? Here’s what we showed April 18, 2018 In the News Another NAB in the books, and wow – this was a good one. We met so many new people, plus we got to reconnect with old friends. Not to mention, we introduced 4 (that’s right, count ‘em, FOUR) brand new products. Need a recap? Here’s what was...

BWS – Buckingham Palace Garden Transmission

BWS – Buckingham Palace Garden Transmission Few people get to broadcast from inside Buckingham Palace’s private garden – BWS was pleased to scramble equipment to help ITV’s This Morning do just that.  Eamonn Holmes interviewed Sophie, Countess of Wessex, the transmission being made possible through one of our...