Sales & Consulting
Video production and broadcast is being challenged today like never before. Companies need economical solutions to both simple and complex workflow issues.
GDS Communications understands these issues. As a small, boutique-style company, we focus first and foremost on your needs instead of trying to "fit" one of our products into your workflow.
Helping you solve your issue is the most important thing to us. We work hard to build a high level of trust from our customers, which, in this current business and economic environment, is critical.
So give us a call today. Whether you are a full broadcast network, a film/video production facility, or a small company looking to grow and expand, we can help.
Who is GDS?
We have over 31 years of sales and consulting experience in the television broadcast and film/video post-production industries. Working closely with the manufacturers, we make sure that as a client, you receive the best support possible for your project. Whether you need a product, some advice or just someone to throw idea's around with, we are happy to be of assistance.
GB Labs has pioneered and perfected HDD & SSD shared storage and invented a hybrid disk technology that actually accelerates media workflows. Their comprehensive range of storage and archiving products are easily scalable in both capacity and performance for HD and up to uncompressed 4K. Mac, PC, Linux and mixed OS workgroups can work collaboratively for greater efficiency and creativity. Products for On-Set to LTO Archive.
Design & manufacturering of customer-driven solutions for the television broadcast, post production, cable/satellite and live production markets. Product support for the "openGear" platform.
BrightEye: Scan converters, Compact Routers with MPEG Embedders/De-embedders, Test Signal/Sinc Generators, Optical converters and Frame Synchronizers.
Avenue: Modular signal processing system featuring flexible I/O Routers, Layering Engine & Multi-viewer.
X-JIB is a motor-run telescoping crane system using scissor expansion. It comes complete with its own tripod & dolly as well as cases. Mount virtually any camera gimbal system on the crane.
KONVISION broadcast monitors support 3Gbs SDI 4:4:4 12Bit signals. The video signal has no compression or loss for perfect display of the image. With the most advanced 3D LUT calibration technology, their color-gradable monitors rival any competitors. They offer 4K and HDR technology.
PLANAR manufactures professional LCD Displays. Their products include 4K LCD monitors, Touch Displays, Large Format LCD Displays, LCD Video Walls, Desktop Monitors & Transparent Displays.
NANUK manufactures high-impact cases designed to protect the most sensitive equipment in the harshest environments. They have been engineered and manufactured to stringent military specifications to meet the needs of the most demanding users.
Field Strength Meters for cable, satellite and digital terrestrial television.
DBi MediaFire™ systems automate master control operations from ingest through playout including media asset management and content sharing. These future-ready systems support you through the evolution new technologies including OTA and OTT.
DBi MediaVault™ archive systems feature straightforward, easy-to-use processes that automatically store browser, video, thumbnails and searchable metadata. Whether stored on hardware on-site or in the cloud, archived material is easily accessed and shared among multiple facilities.
Osprey Video offers almost limitless solutions from Video Capture Cards to Hardware and Software Encoding and Streaming. All Digital multi-input Capture Cards feature fully independent inputs for the ingest of different resolutions and bit-rates simultaneous; eliminating the need for multiple capture cards. Osprey carries multiple Capture Cards and Hardware Encoding Solutions that provide multiple digital and analog inputs.
Professional products for video and audio routing and distribution. Applications include critical broadcast, post-production, multimedia, presentation, medical, sports, video assist, mobile trucks, command & control, defense, government, security and private enterprise applications.
Digital video archive solutions utilizing LTO tape drives and LTO tape libraries.
TRESENT develops professional products for the broadcast and cable industry, specifically, MPEG Analyzers.
FIS Blue specializes in fiber optic cables, connectors, and patchcords patchcords for the broadcast industry.
QUICKLINK is one of the leading global providers for software and hardware IP solutions for the transmission of live and edited video. Superb video and audio quality from low speed connections up to high speed HD. Optimization of available bandwidth using advanced software and enhanced codecs gives outstanding results from a variety of networks.
HMII is a distributor of products for the Professional, Broadcast and Film/Video Industries. Products include Lighting for on-camera, ENG/EFP, and studio; Cameras for Conference,Education and Security; Tripods and Fiber Processing.