IBC Innovation Highlights

Support Hybrid SDI-IP and Uncompressed UHD

Get ready for a new era in live production with Selenio™ Network Processor — the industry’s first, standards-based, IP-to-IP processing solution.

Custom-Design a Next-Gen Playout Facility

Seize all the opportunities of the digital economy with Versio™ Platform — the industry’s only microservices-based, agile playout solution.

Generate More Revenue in Less Airtime

Generate more ad revenue without expanding your infrastructure or your workforce with xG GamePlan™ — a cloud-based, ultra-scalable inventory optimization solution.

Keynote:
Imagine’s CEO Charlie Vogt on Microservices

Industry luminaries explore the game-changing impact of microservices, presenting real-world perspectives on how these software-based building blocks are being implemented in media applications — from enabling broadcasters to compete in a digital-first world to providing speech-to-text functionality from IBM Watson.

ImagineLIVE! Power Sessions & Master Classes

Stand 4.A01 provided the backdrop for an exciting program of free-to-attend panels and presentations featuring some of the industry’s brightest minds discussing today’s hottest topics.

Master Classes

Microservices and Open Zenium

Become a microservices expert in 30 minutes. This fast-paced master class presents real-world use cases of microservices-based media applications and practical, how-to instruction on these game-changing software-based building blocks.

End-to-End IP

Imagine's John Mailhot presents field-proven ways to build an end-to-end IP-based facility, and tpc’s Andreas Lattman discusses the first mobile production vehicle to support uncompressed UHD over IP using SMPTE ST 2110.

Ad Optimization in the Cloud

Get practical instruction on tomorrow’s functional and architectural “must-haves” for inventory optimization and learn how to make a disruption-free migration to a cloud-based optimization solution from wherever your business is today.

Power Sessions

Multiscreen Opportunities

This panel of industry experts drills into specific OTT deployments and partnerships worldwide to examine the acceleration of multiscreen engagement and revenues through the hybrid broadcast-over-IP opportunity.

From Playout to Payout

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about SCTE-35, but were afraid to ask. Find out how managing 35s throughout your workflow can help your media operation provide a better customer experience and make more money.

Revenue Optimization

Imagine's Sarah Foss talks with MCN’s Angela Goodsir about how Australia’s leading multiscreen media network has used cutting-edge inventory optimization tools and impression-based sales strategies to increase revenue and decrease costs.