NABA Assists WBU Cyber Security Recommendations for Media Vendors

The World Broadcasting Unions (WBU) developed cyber security recommendations based on the original work by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and North American Broadcasting Association (NABA) which reflect the performance aspirations of both organizations in media vendors’ systems, software and services.

These recommendations are intended to create a dialogue with media vendors with the goal of achieving more consistent and effective compliance with cyber security best practices.

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AIMS and NABA Announce Formal Agreement to Collaborate on IP Interoperability

The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) today announced that it has entered into a formal liaison agreement with the North American Broadcasters Association (NABA). The agreement is a statement that these two key industry organizations have common objectives and perspectives about the technology roadmap for IP.

The agreement comes on the heels of the successful Media Over IP (MoIP) workshop held in New York in October, which was a collaborative effort hosted by AIMS, NABA, SMPTE, and VSF. The agreement allows AIMS and NABA to work together and share insight about how best to proceed with IP technology in a practical way that will work for both the manufacturers that create the products and the broadcasters that purchase and use them.

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