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However you envision the future of TV, we have a migration strategy
and solution to get you there.


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ImagineLIVE! Power Sessions & Master Classes

 

ATSC 3.0 Series

Let's Talk Tech

Let's Talk Tech

What does an ATSC 3.0 system actually look like? This practiced panel of tech pros details the building blocks of a 3.0 deployment and key impacts to consider from airtime sales, HEVC encoding and playout to dynamic ad insertion and OTT distribution.

Let's Talk Money

Let's Talk Money

How will ATSC 3.0 change the way TV makes money? This expert panel discusses tangible monetization strategies from how to get a traffic system ready to why ad agencies care about 3.0, and explores the revenue-driving opportunities of "the new localism."

Let's Do This

Let's Do This!

This session answers the question, "How do I get from where I am today (1.0) to 3.0?" An experienced panel discusses ATSC 3.0 project planning, implementation parameters and how to tailor a transition to a station’s mandate, budget and business model.

The Physics of Ad Optimization

The Physics of Ad Optimization — How to Squeeze a Quart of Ad Revenue From a Pint of Inventory

This master class gives practical instruction on the functional, architectural and data “must-haves” for next-gen ad-inventory optimization. Learn how to efficiently deliver even last-minute campaigns in fluctuating inventory and free up airtime to make more money.

Ka-Ching!

Ka-Ching! Insider Tips on Hitting the Revenue Jackpot with DAI

Get real-world perspective on using dynamic ad insertion to drive revenue via targeting and inventory optimization. A panel of TV Everywhere and new media OTT content providers, as well as ad exchange partners, discuss topics ranging from cloud deployment and scaling to ad campaigns and decisions.

Monetization with Manifest Manipulation

Monetization with Manifest Manipulation

This business-driving session is for anyone looking to make digital advertising more efficient. The key is next-gen technology that supports targeted ad and blackout splicing for both ABR and broadcast screens — and understanding the playlist manipulation ecosystem.

Using IP Technology to Make Television

Using IP Technology to Make Television

Get a behind-the-scenes look at how and where IP is being used to make television from one of broadcast’s most sought-after IP experts. From-the-field perspective will be provided by TV Globo Recife, the first Latin American broadcaster to implement IP for live production.

This is not Your Father's Automation

This is not Your Father's Automation

Looking to get your programs to air faster, but still using your father's automation? Learn how you can start right now to simplify your ingest-to-playout workflow, easily scale your channel count and make a step-by-step migration to next-gen automation and playout.

Microservices Use Case — Live Playout

Microservices Use Case — Live Playout

This myth-debunking master class will present a real-world use case of a microservices-based media application, providing practical instruction on how these software-based building blocks can be used to greatly simplify the launching of a new playout channel.

 

NAB Show 2018 IP Showcase

Gain the information, inspiration and contacts you need to realize the maximum advantage from the IP revolution.

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Do It

Ready to transform your business? We can help personalize the path and pace of your transition to next-generation architectures and business models.

 

But don’t just take our word for it. Check out what customers around the world say about how Imagine is helping them transform their operations to meet future market demands.

IP Showcase

No Kidding Around: Sinclair Broadcast Group Works with Imagine to Deliver Children's Programming from Public Cloud

"The scalability and customization capabilities that the public cloud approach offers are unlike anything we could do using a traditional, on-premises model"

— Del Parks, CTO, SBG

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IP Showcase

Imagine Communications Assists VICE Media with Conversion of Brooklyn Facility to IP Production Center

"We were confident that Imagine could provide the technology innovation required to support our vision and creativity."

— Charlie Travis, VP of Technical Operations, VICE Media

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IP Showcase

Imagine Communications Helps tpc Accelerate Next-Gen Journey with First-Ever All-IP UHD OB Van

"Imagine Communications' commitment to SMPTE ST 2110 enables us to deliver a solution that will reside on the cutting edge of mobile production for years to come."

— Andreas Lattmann, CTO of tpc

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IP Showcase

Imagine Communications' Platinum Router Takes Starring role in Revitalization of BBC Studioworks’ Television Centre

"From our technology reviews, we felt that the Platinum IP3 gave us important benefits in system design."

— John Dunkley, Television Centre Project Manager at BBC Studioworks

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In the News

Catch up on all the NAB headlines, from pioneering product launches to breaking news from the show floor.

Imagine Communications Ad Tech Wins NewBay’s Best of Show Award

April 16, 2018

xG Scorecard™ do-it-all business intelligence recognized by TV Technology at 2018 NAB Show

Imagine Communications Provides QVC With All-IP Upgrade to UHD in Japan

April 10, 2018

Imagine's SMPTE ST 2110-compliant Selenio Network Processor anchors leading video and ecommerce retailer’s new state-of-the-art facility

Imagine Communications Introduces Powerful Business Intelligence Solution at NAB Show

April 9, 2018

xG Scorecard delivers at-a-glance, real-time insights through comprehensive, highly visualized view of business data

Imagine Communications Assists Fiji Television Ltd with Broadcast Facility Upgrade

April 9, 2018

Broadcaster makes move to greenfield site without disrupting operations

TV Globo Taps Imagine Communications for Next-Gen Facility Upgrade

April 9, 2018

CALA broadcast giant opts for IP routing at core of recently opened facility in Northeast Brazil