"Once again, NAB Show serves as the premiere event for content and communications professionals from around the globe,"

said NAB Executive Vice President Dennis Wharton. "We're thrilled by the continued support from our exhibitors and attendees, and delighted that NAB Show's brand remains a powerful enabling force for technological advancement in media and entertainment."NABLogo

NAB reported exhibit space grew nearly 10 percent over 2012. The event comprised 1,600 exhibitors spanning 900,000 net square feet of exhibit space, up from 815,000 net square feet in 2012.

Many of SVN's partners were there introducing many new products and services that will make your job teaching future broadcasters much easier.  These new products all represent state-of-the art technology which your students will need to be competitive in the job market.

High School Cube, the social streaming platform that helps high schools broadcast events LIVE from Mobile Phones, Tablets, Laptops and Professional Broadcast Systems like Tricaster, has announced they are giving away a FREE Mobile Broadcast Kit to Every High School in America. This Live Broadcast Kit combined with their recently released HSC LIVE app turns an iPhone or iPad into a fully functional LIVE broadcast studio in minutes.

Blackmagic Design announced ATEM Production Studio 4K, the world's first Ultra HD 4K production switcher with support for Ultra HD live production with 6G-SDI and HDMI 4K technology, and the BlackMagic Production Camera 4, a new high resolution 4K digital film camera with an innovative large Super 35 size sensor with professional global shutter, combined with precision EF mount optics and high quality Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) file recording.  Both products will be available in April.

BeachTek, the original and most popular producer of XLR adapters for DV camcorders and DSLR cameras announced four new products: DXA-BMD audio adapter for the Blackmagic Cinema Camera; The DXA-SLR PURE a two-channel, passive audio adapter for connecting amplified signals from a wireless mic or a mixing board to any DSLR camera that has a built-in mic jack; The KAMKIT accessory pack for DSLR cameras and camcorders, and the MCC-2 a low cost compact audio solution for camcorders and DSLR cameras.