PacketStorm to Join Industry-Leading Vendors and Broadcasters in Educating IBC Visitors About Standards-Based IP Signal Transport

 

DATELINE — August 28, 2018 — PacketStorm today announced that it will be participating in the IP Showcase at IBC2018. PacketStorm will be demonstrating the CRS (Capture & Replay System), VIP (Media over IP Analyzer), and 6XG (network emulator). The equipment is used to debug, analyze, monitor, and test the SMPTE ST 2110 applications.

 

The IP Showcase has been a feature at major industry trade shows since IBC2016 and has been instrumental in helping the industry to galvanize behind the standards-based approach to IP. The event is hosted by major technical and standards organizations within the broadcast industry — Audio Engineering Society (AES), Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS), Advanced Media Workflow Association (AMWA), European Broadcasting Union (EBU), Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), and Video Services Forum (VSF).

 

Industry-leading vendors and broadcasters will gather at the IP Showcase at IBC2018 to provide instructional and case-study presentations and an array of IP-based product demonstrations highlighting the benefits of, and momentum behind, the broadcast industry’s move to standards-based IP infrastructure for real-time professional media applications. The IP Showcase will feature equipment displays and product demonstrations that emphasize everything industry vendors have achieved in support of IP standards and specifications. Meanwhile, the IP Showcase Theatre will be the destination for educational presentations, a vital element as the industry progresses through the phases of IP adoption.

 

“The transition to IP is underway, and the progress we’ve made toward standardizing IP infrastructure and operations in the media industry has only happened because so many organizations have come together and devoted time and effort to the cause,” said Michael Cronk, AIMS board chair. “The IP Showcase is a physical manifestation of that progress, and we’re thrilled to see all the companies that have embraced IP technology and chosen to put their efforts on show for IBC visitors to experience.”

 

The IP Showcase will take place in rooms E106 and E107 at the RAI Amsterdam during IBC2018, Sept. 14-18. More information about the IP Showcase at IBC2018 is available at www.ipshowcase.org.

 

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About PacketStorm Communications, Inc.

PacketStorm Communications, Inc. is a test equipment manufacturer concentrating on Internet Protocol applications.  Located in Westwood, NJ, the company was founded in 1998 and is a private entity.  More information can be obtained by calling (732) 840-3871 or by visiting www.PacketStorm.com.

 

 

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IP Showcase Agency Contact:

Lyndsey Albright

Wall Street Communications

Tel: +1 720.524.3813

Email: lyndsey@wallstcom.com

 

Company Contact:

Jack Douglass

PacketStorm Communications, Inc.

Tel: +1 732.840.3871

Email: jack@packetstorm.com