News in transition, part 1: The changing face

October 1999
World Broadcast News;Oct99, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p28
Trade Publication
Part I. Discusses the evolution of broadcast newsroom technology. Impact of technology on newsrooms' organization and workflow; Improvements in the price/performance of disk drives; Development of interchange and manipulation facilitators that enable interoperation; Asset management systems; Media management enablers; Installation of a 24-hour news service at SVT Swedish Television. INSET: INCA & Avstar interface..


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