POTS, ISDN, VoIP and beyond.
Doug Irwin explores ways to establish remote connectivity, how to safely use the public Internet for WAN functionality, and some less-obvious considerations once connectivity is created.
When Moody Bible Institute decided to rebuild its studio complex for the stations in central Alabama, a process began that brought the operations of stations from several cities into consideration.
To make the concept of an HD Radio quadcast a reality, WJFK established an IP-based distribution system to push signals from the three remote stations to its studios.
The 15 top new products of the 2010 NAB Show as selected by the Pick Hits panel of radio engineers.
New remote control systems have evolved far beyond simple contact closures and status indications.
Handheld devices are everytwhere, and radio is embracing them for equipment control and access.
A new-found focus has been given to offering video in addition to the traditional audio component of radio.
Periodically, we have tracked the progress of the HD Radio rollout by state. Through 2008, the number of stations adding HD Radio saw a steady increase.
With the current economic climate and rapid changes in the way we communicate, there are many uncertainties for radio and broadcasting in general. However, Spirit FM is prepared for the future of HD Radio, networking and any other new technology that tops the horizon.
The market's response to an increased flurry of audio gathering and production in the field has brought us new products and gadgetry.
Increasing the IBOC digital sidebands from -20dBc to -10dBc presents more challenges for broadcasters wanting to transmit from one antenna.
In June 2009, Mississippi Public Broadcasting culminated a multiyear effort and inaugurated two-channel HD Radio transmission to all eight of its Class C FM analog stations.
New products to be seen at the 2010 NAB Show from ATI Group, Audemat, Axia Audio, Broadcast Tools, ERI-Electronics Research, Hosa Technology, JK Audio, Orban, Tieline Technology, VeriCorder Technology, Yellowtec and more.
To increase operating efficiencies while containing costs, NPR is in the midst of a dramatic multi-phase facility enhancement that places virtual console and audio networking technology at the forefront of the veritable radio station's operations.
The typical profanity delay available today has performance characteristics far beyond what was available even five years ago. It's probably one of the best equipment investments you can make, with a huge potential ROI.
Streaming audio is now essentially a requirement for any radio station. Bridge Ratings Service has recently concluded that more than 60 million people in the United States listen to some form of Internet radio during the course of a typical week.
New products to be seen at the 2010 NAB Show from 25-Seven Systems, APT, ATI Group, Audio-Technica, Axia Audio, Barix Technology, Bird Technologies Group, Enco Systems, ERI-Electronics Research, Nautel, Neutrik, Omnia Audio, Orban, RDL, Tieline Technology, Wheatstone and Wireworks.
Our pre-show coverage includes new products, a session timetable and a map of the Radio Hall.
With the ever-increasing number of IP codecs in existence around this country and overseas, N/ACIP compliance is an important feature to consider when outfitting your own station with an IP codec or two.