The Master Class is designed to support EBU Members in their transition to a full live-IP production environment. Held over 1.5 days, 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, products and market trends. New content has been recently developed on the following topics:
Advanced knowledge on Networks
Security and the vulnerability of networks
Audio over IP solutions and standards for TV production
System Design covering monitoring & troubleshooting, network design, connection management, network management and transitioning from SDI to ST2022-6 to ST 2110 and remote production
An opportunity to discuss Live IP transition strategies with peers
State of play regarding products, existing standards and current standardization efforts
Keys to understanding technology developments, with a special highlight on interoperability, monitoring, trouble shooting & security issues
Characteristics of networks for media
Challenges and possible strategies for a transition to Live-IP facilities
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
A good knowledge of networks fundamentals.
If you are not familiar with the following concepts, i.e. characteristics of data networks; layered protocol architecture; data-link, network & transport layers, and network architectures, you are invited to join a dedicated "Networks 101" learning/coaching session on the morning of Day I from 10:30 until 11:45. Please make sure to tick on the appropriate box on the registration form and make your travel arrangements accordingly.
10:30 -11:45 Networks 101 - Optional session
13:00 – 18:00 Master Class
09:00 – 16:30 Master Class
The programme includes case studies, group exercises, and presentations.
Introduction to live IP production
Conceptual model – Live IP production reference architecture
Audio over IP for TV production
What about security?
How to manage the transition to live IP production
01 - 02 Mar 2018
Le Grand-Saconnex, Geneva
28 Feb 2018
The price includes tuition, course materials, one sandwich lunch and coffee breaks. It does not include any other meals, travel or hotel costs.
EBU Academy do not make hotel reservations. However, we have negotiated competitive rates with some of the hotels near the venue and the city centre.
Please contact the hotel of your choice directly.
The Master Class has been developed in collaboration with EBU Technology & Innovation
EBU Technology & Innovation experts' group: Future networked systems