FOR-A-YEM receives 2013 NATAS Technology & Engineering Award
JAPAN: The FOR-A Group has recently been honoured with a 2013 Technology & Engineering Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Art & Sciences (NATAS). The award recognises excellence and innovation in technology and engineering, and was given to FOR-A YEM Eletex Co Ltd for the development, standardisation and manufacturing of its HD serial digital interface. The NATAS 65th Technology & Engineering Emmy Awards were presented at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on January 9th.
According to FOR-A YEM Electex, the high definition serial digital interface technology recognised by NATAS has become the ‘backbone of modern production, post-production and broadcast facilities’. The popular universal interface for professional video equipment is able to carry HD data at the extended cable lengths needed in broadcast facilities, and supports multiple formats using just one signal interface.