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VIDI get-together at the IBC 2017, 15 to 19 September in Amsterdam.

The VIDI team at the IBC 2017

(from left to right) Karsten Winterberg, Jürgen Jahn, Thomas Altmann, Harald Kreissl, Manfred Röhner, Robert Oszvald and Patrick Geldmacher:

Our team of experts will be on hand to answer all of your questions regarding the design and realization of innovative, high performance system solutions for studio and production environments, as well as the...

The NCAM Realtime Augmented Reality Camera System designed and installed by VIDI for Daimler AG was launched on schedule in July 2017. Viewing appointments are possible.

We already introduced the project in the first VIDI-NEWS of this year. Back then, VIDI GmbH was commissioned by Daimler AG in Stuttgart to install an innovative, real-time augmented reality camera system incl. CGI engine for HDTV output 1080/25p for the Mercedes Benz Global Training center in Stuttgart, the so-called...

Curtain-up for live football fans from Russia. Venue Contribution and International Contribution regarding the Confederations Cup.

Whenever you see live images from the Confederations Cup 2017, they will probably be from the live video network designed and operated by the VIDI engineers, which guarantees signal transmissions.

To ensure this all works, the VIDI team installed and thoroughly tested the adaption technology in advance in the match venues Moscow, St. Petersburg,...

In action for the Sportschau from the 2017/2018 season. VIDI will be transporting the signals from the football matches in the German first division stadiums.

“A day without football is a day lost”. Ernst Happel expressed the importance of football with these few words. And because the passion of many football fans in Germany is associated with watching this sport via ARD’s Sportschau program, we are particularly proud of the fact that we at VIDI will be responsible from the coming...

Customizing VIDI NMS – individuality, extendibility and scalability are what make a good network management system stand out. A current example.

Many networks are continually developing. New technologies, network extensions and increasing requirements regarding network security and network management are topics that the people responsible for operation constantly have to deal with.

So it’s good when the network management system in use is capable of handling all of these...

Sector commitment.

With our membership in various technology associations and organizations in the television and broadcasting sectors, we are supporting the efforts of all of the scientists, engineers and technicians in these areas of providing interesting platforms for exchanging ideas and experiences among experts.

VIDI GmbH has been a member of the Fernseh- und Kinotechnische Gesellschaft e.V. (FKTG) and a sponsor of the Sports Video Group Europe (SVG Europe) for many years...

Stadium networking with Barnfind technology: optical campus network for the ISS Dome in Dusseldorf.

In summer/autumn 2016, the VIDI engineers designed and installed another individual, optical campus network for a customer in the ISS Dome in Dusseldorf.

Both the stadium network and the connection to the new 12M LED video cube were realized using fiber optics and the flexible, signal-neutral Barnfind platform.

The stadium network was implemented using point-to-point WDM...

VIDI is now a PREMIUM partner of SENNHEISER and Georg Neumann GmbH. The Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf was equipped with Sennheiser professional microphones and speaker systems.

VIDI GmbH has always focused on the provision of all-in studio solutions using high-quality equipment from renowned manufacturers. Premium distribution partnerships have now been concluded with two leading suppliers of professional audio technology equipment. The price and service advantages achieved...

NCAM Realtime Augmented Reality Camera System for Daimler AG for use within Mercedes-Benz Global Training.

VIDI GmbH was commissioned by Daimler AG in Stuttgart to install an innovative, real-time augmented reality camera system incl. CGI engine for HDTV output 1080/25p for the Mercedes-Benz Global Training center in Stuttgart, the so-called “Glass Campus”. Daimler AG is thus an innovation trailblazer when it comes to the production of 360-degrees audio-visual content with a “Virtual...

The VIDI NMS controls the VIDI NOC like a nervous system. All necessary information flows in and collected at this point continuously to combine and provide a full overview of the current network conditions.

The system is now in use around the world and is used in many countries to manage video networks. It has proved how powerful it is in countries such as Brazil, Hong Kong, Japan, the USA, the United Kingdom and Denmark.

The NMS identifies sources of errors and shows them...