Certified e-Master Class: Preparing your Move to Live IP Production

Live sessions for this certified e-Master Class will take place on Mondays (28 June & 5 July), Wednesdays (30 June & 7 July) and Fridays (2 July & 9 July), 10am to 12:30pm CEST on Zoom.

This certified e-Master Class has been designed to support EBU Members in their transition to a full Live IP production environment. The course gives a high-level strategic and technology overview on the issue. It also provides an excellent opportunity for EBU Members to bring together IT and broadcast specialists around a common understanding of the key developments and challenges and benchmark their own state of play. The content of the course undergoes constant review to ensure that participants are brought up to date with the latest standards, implementations and market trends. It includes online demonstrations on Media Networks Lab, IP & multicast lab and PTP Lab.

Who it is for:

  • Chief technology officers, project managers
  • Planning engineers, system and network designers and architects
  • Broadcast and network engineers involved in developing their broadcaster's production platform
  • AV technicians and engineers with either an IT or broadcast technology background in need to complement their knowledge

Skills learnt:

Innovation: Keys to understanding the latest technology developments, with a special highlight on interoperability, monitoring, troubleshooting & security issues.
Live IP Production: Characteristics of networks for media. State of play regarding existing standards and current standardization efforts.
Strategy: Challenges and possible strategies for a transition to Live-IP facilities

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to Live IP production & the EBU Technology pyramid 
  • Media Transport over IP networks
  • Audio over IP for TV production
  • SMPTE 2110
  • Precision Time Protocol (PTP)
  • Networks for Live IP
  • The control plane
  • What about security
  • The JT-NM tested programme


Following a blended learning format, this course combines live sessions with content accessible through the EBU Academy Learning platform which trainees can study at their own pace. It will include text and video presentations as well as quizzes.

Live sessions on Zoom: Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am to 12:30pm CEST to facilitate learning and discussion.



Innovation Live-IP production Strategy


28 juin - 09 juil. 2021


Date limite d'inscription

25 juin 2021

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Fee: EUR 750

Langues de travail


Information Complémentaires

Certificate: Participants who complete the course by attending all the live online sessions and completing the modules and quizzes on the EBU Academy learning platform will be awarded an EBU Academy certificate of achievement.

Partenaires et Sponsors

EBU Technology & Innovation


Hélène Rauby-Matta
Responsable Développement - Formation des Membres
+41 22 717 24 21