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BBC Moves Linux into TV Production

Jan 30, 2008, 13:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rodney Gedda)

[ Thanks to Inkslinger for this link. ]

"Expensive and error-prone digital tapes has forced BBC UK, one of the world's largest television broadcasters, to look at using computers running Linux to help produce its programs.

"Speaking at the annual linux.conf.au Linux and open source conference in Melbourne, Stuart Cunningham from BBC research, said digital tapes are slow to copy them it must be done in real-time..."

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