LiveU will present its portfolio of 5G-enabled solutions for live newsgathering and dynamic sports coverage for every type of event at IBC 2019. The highlights include:
CREATE: HEVC 4K field units
LiveU’s flagship LU600 4K HEVC portable transmission solution offers video with bandwidth efficiency. The LU600’s latest HEVC 4K-SDI edition facilitates professional 4Kp50/60 streaming for top-quality production, supporting VR and 360 applications. LU300 HEVC unit for live streaming is tailored for customers requiring a smaller field unit for high-quality video-on-the-go. Highly flexible, the LU300 can also serve as a standalone video encoder or be used as a LiveU DataBridge mobile hotspot for general connectivity in the field.
The professional 1U 4K HEVC rackmount, LU610 4K HEVC for vehicles and fixed locations, offers a hybrid solution for SNG trucks, point-to-point and point-to-multipoint distribution. Remote At-Home Production applications for sports and live event producers, including:
Tally Light – bringing the ease of the live studio experience to the field, it will enable field reporters to know instantly when they’re live on air via a red-light indicator connected to a LiveU unit
• LiveU Graphics – an easy-to-use professional cloud production tool for adding dynamic graphics to live streams. Users can select from ready-to-use graphic templates or create their own design and stream directly to any social media or CDN
• AV sync and support for up to 8 audio channels
• LiveU Control – enabling simple remote control of LiveU units via smartphones
Multi-camera live events can be produced from a centralized studio control room instead of costly on-site production and satellite trucks.
MANAGE: Story-centric cloud AI and more
Driving meaningful content, LiveU AI offers a story-centric AI service for global newsgathering. The complete service, powered by newsbridge, offers a comprehensive set of contribution and AI-based video indexing tools for enriching, searching and accessing live or file-based content. Operating within the LiveU Central cloud management platform, LiveU AI will enable editors to search and find their required footage faster than ever, easing their daily workload and making real-time production much more efficient.
DELIVER: IP video distribution
LiveU Matrix is LiveU’s next-generation IP video distribution platform, provides an efficient content curation service, empowering newsroom managers to quickly give hundreds of affiliates unparalleled access to live feeds from LiveU units in the field and other sources without any interruption, additional resources, or expensive fees. Matrix is also ideal for sports producers looking to live stream events easily and cost-effectively to multiple destinations and TV stations.