A bigger Belden at IBC 2013

Suited for harsh environments and energy-dense areas



Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is set to show its significantly expanded range of broadcast solutions at IBC 2013. This follows the company’s acquisition of Miranda Technologies, one of the world's leading providers of hardware and software solutions for the television broadcast, cable, satellite and IPTV industry.

As an established leader in HD broadcast solutions, Belden offers a range of products that set the standards for easy installation, high performance, quality and reliability. These form the basis for world-class solutions for immediate and uninterrupted transmission, flawless HD and 3G audio and video streams.

In addition to showcasing the latest solutions for broadcast applications, Belden will also be introducing a number of new product innovations. These include:

Belden Duobond Plus DNH series of HD Digital Video cables

A first in the broadcast industry: extending Belden’s world-class range of coaxial digital video cables and connectors, the new Belden Duobond Plus DNH series with bonded foil over the dielectric make the termination of Belden’s 1-Piece HD BNC very easy and much faster than the traditional 3-Piece BNCs. They set the standard for reliability to deliver the performance required for HD, 3G and 4K video transmissions.


Belden Duobond Plus DNH series of HD Digital Video cables. (Photo: Belden, PR306)

Belden 1-Piece HD BNC Connectors

The new line of Belden Brilliance Broadcast High-Definition BNC Connectors exceeds SMPTE return loss standards, providing excellent headroom and true 75 ohm performance. They provide broadcasters with superior performance and are ideal when they need to push the limits. These connectors maximize broadcast signal integrity, quality, performance and durability to deliver unparalleled end-to-end performance for Broadcast Engineers and A/V Professionals.


(Belden 1-Piece HD BNC Connectors. (Photo: Belden, PR306)

CatSnake S/FTP Cat6A Cables

Extremely rugged and flexible Belden CatSnake Tactical Heavy Duty Category 6A shielded data cables are designed for use in high traffic areas in a broadcast studio or for use outdoors, in broadcast truck applications, and for portable, professional audio/video use.

Unveiling the plans for the Belden IBC booth (Hall 8, booth D41), Werner Eich, marketing manager for Broadcast Connectivity EMEA said: “Over the years, Belden has established a strong position as the most trusted brand for Broadcast cables – and at our IBC booth we have always focused on our wire and cable products. Today we have so much more to offer as a company. Our broadcast solutions comprise not only Belden cable and connectivity products but they span the full breadth of television operations, including acquisition, production, and playout thanks to our Miranda brand.

About Belden

Belden®: Sending All the Right Signals™

Belden designs, manufactures and markets signal transmission solutions, including cables, connectors and I/O modules, wireless network systems as well as network devices and control, load sensing and load moment limitation systems designed for safety-critical applications ranging from industrial automation to data centers, broadcast studios and the aviation and aerospace industry. The company focuses on segments of the worldwide cable and automation markets that require both highly specialized and readily available products. With manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe and Asia, Belden has recorded a total revenue of USD 1.62 billion for the fiscal year 2010.

Together with its brands Hirschmann™ and Lumberg Automation™, Belden offers an extensive and highly specialized product portfolio covering the full range of data communications – from the information and control levels down to the field level. The company has more than 15 offices throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with manufacturing facilities in Czech Republic, Germany, the Netherlands, UK, Denmark, Italy and Hungary.

For more information about Belden, please visit www.beldensolutions.com or e-mail for product inquiries.

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