Certification News – July 2010

Certification News – July 2010

by: Michael Scott, Certification Chairman Why be Certified? The Certification Program is a service of SBE contributing to the advancement of broadcast engineering for the general benefit of the entire broadcast industry. In 1975, SBE established a Certification Program to recognize and raise the professional status of broadcast engineers by providing standards of professional competence.…

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Urgent Action Update

SBE Legislative Update June 21, 2010 Re: Follow-up to SBE Legislative Alert sent Friday, June 17 On Thursday, June 17, 2010, the SBE submitted an open letter to Julius Genachowski, Chairman of the FCC, addressing our deep concern over the exclusion of the SBE from the list of those invited to attend the “FCC Broadcast…

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July Picnic

July Picnic

2010  SBE  Chapter 16  Vashon Picnic Saturday, July 24 Mark your calendars for the big Chapter 16 picnic on Vashon Island.  Vashon Island is home to five transmitter sites and six 50,000 watt transmitters. The event will be sponsored by our friends at BSW, premier broadcast equipment suppliers.  The chapter will provide all the food…

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June: SBE 16 Luncheon

June:  SBE 16 Luncheon

Our guest speaker will be Don Miller of Washington State Emergency Management.  Don will be introducing  the latest development in EAS technology, Common Alerting Protocol(CAP).  Don will explain and demonstrate the new CAP enabled EAS equipment now being deployed in the state. CAP standardizes the content of alerts and notifications across all hazards, including law…

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June: Certification News

June:  Certification News

CERTIFICATION NEWS by: Michael Scott, Certification Chairman Our industry is deeply involved with the transferring, storage, and conversion of data. The time has come that ALL disciplines within our industry must have a working knowledge of the “IT Cloud”. I highly recommend that you consider becoming a ‘Certified Broadcast Networking Technologist’. The process of preparing…

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