Streaming Media's Tim Siglin and Teradek's Jon Landman discuss the latest from Teradek, including HEVC cloud transcoding, wireless transmission, and VR/360 capture, stitching, and streaming.
Tim Siglin: With me I've got Jon Landman, the VP of Sales from Teradek. Jon, you just won not just one, not just two, but three Readers' Choice Awards.
Jon Landman: Yes. It's not the best year for us, but I'm very happy with the three that we won.
Tim Siglin: These are the three shards, and the one that I'm holding says that you won for your cellular bonding solution. And what are the other two that you have?
Jon Landman: So we also won for the best wireless transmission system, and that would be our Bolt system. That, I would say, is the number one solution for wireless, zero delay, uncompressed transmission on virtually every news, or every movie set in the country.
Tim Siglin: And then the third one?
Jon Landman: The third one is for our mobile switcher application. It is an app called Live: Air Solo, or Live:Air Action, that can be downloaded for free from the Apple Store.
Tim Siglin: Okay, very good, and we're shooting this with a Teradek VidiU Pro, so we're familiar with Teradek products.
Jon Landman: Yeah, very happy to see that not just talking about it, but you're actually using it for real live streaming.
Tim Siglin: So what other kinds of products do you have? I think you have another one in the queue, which was nominated to win, an encoder, is that correct?
Jon Landman: Yes, we just released the H.264 and H.265 Cube 755, with the live transcoding option in the cloud. Up to 30 megabits per second, boot-up time in under 20 seconds, and at a price that again is very, very aggressive.....[continue reading]Click here to watch the video interview: http://www.streamingmedia.com/Producer/Articles/Editorial/Featured-Articles/Interview-Teradek-Talks-Mobile-Switching-VR-Stitching-and-HEVC-Encoding-at-Streaming-Media-West-2017-121614.aspx