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Bluebell Opticom at IBC2017

Rack-Mountable One-Cable 12G-SDI Connectivity for 4K Broadcast Applications.

Bluebell Opticom has created a suite of Fibre Optic transport products that provides a single coax or fibre connection to a 12-Gbps SDI video interface for 4K/UHD applications.

On display at IBC2017, will be the newly upgraded BN390 unit, which combines four 3G-SDI signals onto one 12G-SDI signal via single-mode fibre output. Now with auto-sensing technology, the BN390 automatically detects the format of the incoming signal and configures itself to transport the signal accordingly.

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Bluebell Introduces Edgware Encapsulator

Bluebell Introduces Edgware Encapsulator for Simple, Compact, Affordable SDI Signal Transport Over IP

Bluebell Opticom Ltd., today announced the launch of the Edgware SMPTE 2022-7 IP encapsulator. Edgware interfaces 3G-SDI signals directly with IP networks, enabling robust, resilient IP delivery from devices with unprecedented compactness, affordability, and simplicity.

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Software Engineer wanted

Berkshire based Broadcast manufacturing company is expanding its software department.
We are looking for a top flight Graduate Software Developer to join our team. The right candidate should have good communication skills and be able to work within a tight knit team made up of various engineering disciplines or undertake projects individually. We are looking for someone with ambition, drive and personality.

All candidates must have the following,
A-levels in maths or science
Degree in engineering or maths

Essential skills

  • Programming in ‘C’
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel
  • Good written English & Grammar

Desirable skills

  • Working knowledge of
  • HTML, CSS, javascript
  • SNMP,Visio, Networking (DHCP, DNS)

Salary will be commensurate with aptitude and experience.

No Agencies

Please forward all CV’s to Paul McCann, Bluebell Opticom Ltd, Unit 2, The Quadrant, Howarth Road, Maidenhead, Berks, SL6 1AP. paul@bluebell.tv 01628510055

Bluebell Launches Stand-Alone Unit for Single-Cable 4K 12G-SDI Interface

bn390t-front-angledBERKSHIRE, U.K. — 9 September 2016 — Bluebell Opticom Ltd., provider of innovative fibre optic solutions for fixed and remote applications, today announced the launch of the BN390 stand-alone interface supporting 4K/UHDTV in broadcast studios and outside broadcast (OB) applications.

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Bluebell Announces ShaxX-GT, a SMPTE Hybrid-Alternative Connector Kit for Power Insertion to Grass Valley Cameras

 BERKSHIRE, U.K. 30 August 2016 — Bluebell Opticom Ltd., provider of innovative fibre optic solutions for fixed and remote applications, today announced ShaxX-GT, a new version of its ShaxX SMPTE hybrid-alternative connector kit for power insertion to broadcast cameras. This model is designed to work with broadcast cameras from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, which rely on a manufacturer-specific startup protocol to ensure a secure connection between the camera and the camera control unit (CCU).

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OB Pioneer Telegenic Bolsters 4K Coverage of UEFA Finals With Bluebell Throw-Down SDI Links

 BERKSHIRE, U.K. 12 July 2016 — Bluebell Opticom Ltd., provider of innovative fibre optic solutions for fixed and remote applications, today announced that pioneering outside broadcast company Telegenic have installed multiple sets of Bluebell field-deployable SDI interfaces

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