Choosing a Streaming Appliance

In the market for a streaming appliance? In this article that just posted on, I review the factors to consider when choosing a live streaming appliance with a budget of around $10,000. The base requirements for the systems I discus

New HEVC Patent Group Misses First Milestone

HEVC Advance was the HEVC patent consortium that noisily announced their existence just before NAB and then denied the launch was timed for maximum discussion in Las Vegas. In their initial announcement, the consortium, which consists of only five companies, GE, Technicolor, Dolby, Philips and Mitsubishi Electric, promised that royalty rates and licensing terms would…