IABM interview with Graham NAB 2024

April 25, 2024
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On the Sofa with the IABM at NAB - using technology to solve business problems!

On the Sofa with the IABM at NAB - using technology to solve business problems!

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Product of the Year Award 2024

The Netherlands - April 18, 2024 - BCNEXXT is pleased to announce that Vipe has won the 2024 NAB Show Product of the Year Award in the Asset Management, Automation and Playout category. The official awards program recognizes some of the most significant and promising new products and technologies showcased by exhibitors at the 2024 NAB Show. Vipe is a cloud-native, software-only offering that simplifies and speeds up the deployment of fully automated linear playout (including live), OTT streaming and VOD offerings. It removes multiple silos and simplifies media supply chains. Clients experience up to 60% cost reductions. “Vipe enables broadcasters and content owners to dramatically improve their operational efficiency,” states Graham Sharp, CEO, BCNEXXT USA. “Vipe intelligently scales resources to match the complexity of the content, consolidates linear, streaming and VOD silos under a single point of technical management, and automates most common playout tasks, increasing reliability and reducing costs.. We are honored to be recognized by the NAB and take home this prestigious award!” The 2024 NAB Show Product of the Year Award Winners were selected by a panel of industry experts in 15 categories. “NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace showcasing the latest trends and technology spanning creation, distribution and monetization in the broadcast, media and entertainment industry,” said senior vice president and chief customer success officer Eric Trabb, NAB Global Connections and Events.“Congratulations to BCNEXXT for winning the prestigious 2024 NAB Show Product of the Year Award, a testament to the groundbreaking innovation embodied by Vipe. Its profound impact on the content lifecycle underscores its pivotal role in empowering storytellers to navigate present challenges and embrace the opportunities of tomorrow.” BCNEXXT’s customer Comcast Technology Solutions was also recognized with an IABM BaM award at the 2024 NAB Show for their advanced playout workflow, which relies on Vipe. About NAB Show NAB Show is the preeminent conference and exhibition driving the evolution of broadcast, media and entertainment, held April 13-17, 2024 (Exhibits April 14-17) in Las Vegas. Produced by the National Association of Broadcasters, NAB Show is the ultimate marketplace for next-generation technology inspiring superior audio and video experiences. From creation to consumption, across multiple platforms, NAB Show, ranked as one of the top fastest-growing shows in the United States, is where global visionaries convene to bring content to life in new and exciting ways. Learn more at NABShow.com. About BCNEXXT BCNEXXT, based in the Netherlands, brings over a century of combined experience in developing Vipe, a virtualized, cloud-native system for Linear, VoD, and OTT publishing. This platform sets a new efficiency benchmark, using significantly fewer resources and achieving near-perfect uptime.

OVERON Moves Playout Operation to Cloud-Native Vipe

OVERON, the technical content delivery division of the leading audiovisual service provider Grup MEDIAPRO, has transformed its playout operations across North and South America with BCNEXXT’s cloud-native playout solution, Vipe. As a global media distribution powerhouse, OVERON is at the forefront of delivering tier-1 sports and live content, servicing over a thousand TV channels worldwide. The move of its core playout operations, consisting of 25 television channels, to the cloud underscores OVERON's commitment to leveraging cutting-edge technology like Vipe for modern media distribution, ensuring high reliability and agility in service delivery.


BCNEXXT is showcasing the future of playout operations at NAB 2024 with the cloud-native solution, Vipe in the IABM lounge W236LMR (Level 2). Reducing operational costs by as much as 60% with an incredible 99.9999% uptime, Vipe is a cloud-native software-only solution designed to streamline and expedite the deployment of fully automated linear (including live), OTT, FAST, Streaming and VOD channels. Vipe combines the multiple silos that content owners and distributors typically have in place today, drastically simplifying media supply chains, reducing operator-to-channel ratio and enabling organizations to quickly deploy new channels without the upfront costs.

New hire Arthur!

BCNEXXT, a growing team with decades of industry experience has hired Arthur Duisenberg in the role of Support Manager.

IBC Content distribution innovation award 2023

We are thrilled to be part of the project at Sky Europe that won the prestigieus IBC “Content distribution” innovation award. Together with Techex (https://techex.co.uk/) and Squaredpaper (https://squaredpaper.co.uk/) we managed to help Sky migrate all Content TV channels from traditional on-prem, to be fully cloud native playout channels .For us, the project started in 2019 with some DR channels, today it is running 135 live Vipe channels from the cloud.Thank you Sky Europe for putting your trust in our platform in us as a company.

New hire Leroy!

BCNEXXT, a growing team with decades of industry experience has hired Leroy Zwakman in the role of DevOps Engineer.


BCNEXXT BV opens US office.

IBC 2023

Playout Liberated at IBC 2023!

NAB 2023

BCNEXXT will be visiting NAB 2023.

New hire Dennis!

BCNEXXT, a growing team with decades of industry experience has hired Dennis Hergaarden in the role of C++ Developer.

New hire Stijn!

BCNEXXT, a growing team with decades of industry experience has hired Stijn Hinlopen in the role of C++ developer.

New hire Marc!

BCNEXXT, a growing team with decades of industry experience has hired Marc Otten in the role of Creative Application Developer.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Technology Partner status

BCNEXXT, the creators of the new innovative native cloud Playout platform Vipe, announced today that they have achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Technology Partner status and completed the Foundational Technical Review (FTR).