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The new development came along at just the right time, because the VIDI NMS is not only used in France for soccer, but also at the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil, where VIDI NMS will provide network security and stability.

VIDI NMS is used there by a leading US telecommunications provider in order to broadcast the television images of the games from Brazil to the USA. The supporting transport network is based on 10Gbe and OC 48 cabling. These connect the International Broadcasting...

In one of our recent VIDI NEWS, we presented the enhancement to our portfolio of products and solutions with the use of the new, signal-neutral platform from Barnfind Technologies. In the meantime, optical campus networks with Barnfind technology has become a much-in-demand service from our network designers.

A particularly clever usage scenario is the outfitting of sports stadiums. Heavy, inflexible and expensive cabling to transport video, audio, tally, intercom and RCP signals are...

Only the best of the best – with the best. In accordance with this maxim, VIDI has been designing and realizing its projects from the very beginning together with selected partner companies. Each of these companies is a leader in its respective areas of expertise. Which is why the IBC is the perfect opportunity to present this bundled expertise together. The VIDEO transmission experts from VIDI will therefore be at the following partner stands this year:

Aperi Corporation: “Media...

The momentum behind remote production continues to grow with every passing month – as do the apparent opportunities for streamlined production and cost reduction that it enables. Several of these strands came together during a fascinating insight into a Proof of Concept at the UEFA EURO 2016 championships, delivered as part of SVG Europe’s FutureSport summit on 2016.

Joining moderator and SVG editorial director Ken Kerschbaumer for the session were: Nicolas Déal, UEFA, TV Transmission...

IBC is over and we hope it was as succsessful for you as it was for VIDI.

The following Topics have been shown on this years IBC 2014:

  • The network management system
    In particular, it is designed to meet the special demands of modern broadcast networks. The NMS represents a service-oriented system and displays the overall network topology along with the related workload running between the individual nodes. Services can be easily switched or...

On 6 July 2015, VIDI GmbH was awarded the State of Hessen Export Prize as best company in the category "Service und Beratung International" (International Service and Consulting).
The State of Hessen Export Prize is awarded every two years by the Working Group of the Hessian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Working Group of the Hessian Chamber of Skilled Crafts and the Hessian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Energy, Transport and Regional Development.

Karsten Winterberg,...

The VIDI team is proud to announce VID NMS is now supporting monitoring and control of Lawo IP V_link4 Encoder/ Decoder through the Ember+ interface.

VIDI NMS

In order to assist our clients in managing their broadcast networks efficiently and reliably, VIDI has developed a high performance IT solution, the VIDI Network Management System (NMS).
VIDI NMS is a highly flexible tool for operating, managing, maintaining and provisioning our clients' devices and...

The best news: There have been no signal losses recorded in the network areas operated by VIDI. The network equipment used is working perfectly, although there were some situations that had our engineers and technicians breaking out into a sweat. "It wasn't for the fainthearted," reported Robert Oszvald, speaking about the multiple sudden malfunctions in the primary signal channels used for the live transmissions that made it necessary to use alternate channels, which itself was not always...

First of all we would like to point out that this was without a doubt the most demanding live TV project that VIDI GmbH has ever handled. Which makes it all the more pleasant to know that it was a complete success in all areas.

The hectic on-site phase lasted 75 days. From the May 6, 2014 (at this time the first team members were arriving in Rio de Janeiro) to the July 19, the day on which the last employees returned from Brazil together with the project manager Robert Oszvald.

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Following the once again successful deployment of the VIDI NMS at the Sochi Winter Games, VIDI's Network Management System has established itself in the field of professional broadcast network management. It doesn't matter whether the system is being used for constant network management or short-term event broadcast configurations. This real-time system provides a constant and comprehensive overview of all activity in the network, and enables rapid and decisive intervention in the event of...