Cisco partnered with Sony (SNE) to make the first public demonstration of a 4K live stream at the trade show. The live demonstration will stream live 4K video from New York City to Las Vegas, where it will show at both the Cisco and Sony booths on the show floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center.
The live stream will use an enhanced version of Videoscape AnyRes Cisco will debut at the show which adds better support for 4K and HEVC.
"This is an exciting time in our industry as advanced 4K content experiences reach a tipping point for distribution across multiple devices," Joe Cozzolino, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Service Provider Video Infrastructure for Cisco, said in a press release. "We are ushering in the next era in content experiences with partners like Sony, and demonstrating that today's cable networks are fully capable and ready to deliver full-frame rate 4K content."
Cisco will also debut its new Videoscape Virtualized Video Processing (V2P) product at NAB 2014. Videoscape V2P aims to solve many industry issues by configuring complex workflows from a single screen and allocating software and hardware resources from a common pool.
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