tpc makes broadcast history with UHD1
tpc is the leading broadcast service provider in Switzerland. An independent subsidiary of Swiss national public broadcaster SRG SSR, tpc is responsible for production and technology for SRF (Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen), managing live production for a broad range of major national and international events — from football and Alpine skiing to theater and opera.
It is great to see our new UHD1 truck on the road, giving us both outstanding production quality and valuable experience in developing and operating IP networks. Most important, it does all this while looking and feeling like the trucks that our crews have been operating for years.
— Andreas Lattmann | CTO of tpc
Build an outside broadcast (OB) truck capable of meeting today's cost efficiency and production quality requirements, including HDR UHD, and of evolving to accommodate future market demands. With additional plans to build a new, IP-based facility in Zurich, tpc also wanted to use the truck as a learning exercise on how to construct and operate SMPTE ST 2110-based IP infrastructure.
Published Feb. 25, 2019