Visit Stagebox on Booth SL11813 at NAB Show

The L2Tek team are very excited about heading to this year’s National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show on April 6 – 11 in Las Vegas. Besides being able to meet with our friends in the broadcast industry, the event will be another major opportunity to help showcase Stagebox. You’ll recall from an earlier announcement, Stagebox…read more

Semtech cable equalizer and driver combo chip deliver market’s best cable-length performance

L2Tek has announced the Semtech GS3490 configurable and adaptive cable equalizer and cable driver IC, which delivers the best cable-length performance available today for the broadcast industry. The combination of equalizer and driver in a single device can make a significant saving in design costs, in addition to saving valuable time in cable reconfiguration when…read more

Embrionix announces world’s first coaxial SFP with passive loop control

L2Tek is very excited to share the news that Embrionix has introduced the industry’s first coaxial SFP equiped with passive loopback. Clearly, this is a broadcast milestone as the passive bypass allows Embrionix’s customers to cascade several units or use the emSFP in a critical application.The passive loop control enables the user to turn on/off the loop…read more

Valens chipset cuts HD video networking costs and boosts LAN transmission distance by 50%

L2Tek, a manufacturers’ representative and distributor of components and sub-assemblies for professional video and high-speed communications systems, announces the Valens VS020 video networking chipset which supports HDMI interface. The VS020RX and VS020TX enable uncompressed HD video, 100W power (PoE/PoE+/PoH) and control signals (RS232, RS485 and CIR) to be combined and transmitted over Cat5e/6a cables at…read more

Deal with Valens brings dramatic reduction in HD video transmission costs to the UK market

Fleet, UK, December 3, 2012: L2Tek, a manufacturers’ representative and distributor of components and sub-assemblies for professional video and 
high-speed communications systems, announces a UK representation and distribution deal with Valens Semiconductor, a leading provider of semiconductor products for the distribution of uncompressed HD multimedia content and inventor of HDBaseT technology. Valens chipsets converge its…read more

Audio-video module offers fast, economical route to market for H.264 and MPEG-2 decoder manufacturers

Fleet, UK, October 26, 2012L2Tek, a manufacturers’ representative and distributor of components and sub-assemblies for professional video and high-speed communications systems, announces the CoreEL AVDM6HD audio-video decoder module. With the addition of only an enclosure and physical electrical connections, including power and a control interface over its serial port, OEMs have a complete H.264 and MPEG-2…read more

BBC Research and Development

BBC Research and Development

The BBC Research and Development Department is the core of the British Broadcasting Corporation’s effort to be at the cutting edge of media technology, and drives the exploration of exciting new tools for the production and distribution of programming. BBC R&D has designed Stagebox, a revolutionary technology to significantly reduce costs in production by removing…read more

Semtech Completes Acquisition of Gennum Corporation

Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and Gennum Corporation (TSX:GND), a leading supplier of high speed analog and mixed-signal semiconductors for the optical communications and video broadcast markets, jointly announced today the successful completion of Semtech’s acquisition of Gennum Corporation. Semtech’s agreement to acquire Gennum was announced previously on January…read more