Welcome to Grass Valley's Global IP Barometer 2018.

Take part in our survey today and receive a free online copy of Grass Valley's IP Routing Playbook (available to download once final answers have been submitted).

Please note this survey ends Wednesday the 29th of August. If you have any questions please contact Katharine Guy.
Tell us about yourself:

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* 1. Tell us about yourself:

What operational coverage best applies to your organization?

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* 2. What operational coverage best applies to your organization?

Are you taking an SDI, hybrid SDI / IP, or pure IP approach to your current infrastructure projects?

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* 3. Are you taking an SDI, hybrid SDI / IP, or pure IP approach to your current infrastructure projects?

Thinking about your production infrastructure, what is the timing of your projects that include elements of IP?

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* 4. Thinking about your production infrastructure, what is the timing of your projects that include elements of IP?

Please rank the order of when applications will be migrated to include IP infrastructure on a scale of 1-5, where 1 is the first priority and 5 is the last priority.

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* 5. Please rank the order of when applications will be migrated to include IP infrastructure on a scale of 1-5, where 1 is the first priority and 5 is the last priority.

What is the transition timeline to move your production workflow facility to IP?

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* 6. What is the transition timeline to move your production workflow facility to IP?

Do you have the skills in place internally for the transition to IP?

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* 7. Do you have the skills in place internally for the transition to IP?

How are you planning to bridge the skills gap?

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* 8. How are you planning to bridge the skills gap?

In the move to IP, rank the order of importance of these items from a business perspective on a scale of 1-4, where 1 is the highest importance and 4 is the lowest importance.

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* 9. In the move to IP, rank the order of importance of these items from a business perspective on a scale of 1-4, where 1 is the highest importance and 4 is the lowest importance.

In implementing IP, are you looking for one lead vendor or will you project-manage the transition internally?

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* 10. In implementing IP, are you looking for one lead vendor or will you project-manage the transition internally?

From a technology standpoint, please rank the following in order of importance in approach / capabilities on a scale of 1-5, where 1 is the highest importance and 5 is the lowest importance.

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* 11. From a technology standpoint, please rank the following in order of importance in approach / capabilities on a scale of 1-5, where 1 is the highest importance and 5 is the lowest importance.

Are you planning to use single non-redundant IP, (e.g. SMPTE ST 2022-6/2110), or dual-redundant IP, (e.g. 2022-7), to replace SDI?

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* 12. Are you planning to use single non-redundant IP, (e.g. SMPTE ST 2022-6/2110), or dual-redundant IP, (e.g. 2022-7), to replace SDI?

SMPTE is currently working on ST 2110-22 which will make it possible to transmit and receive Constant Bit Rate Compressed Video in a SMPTE ST 2110 environment (in addition to 2110-20 uncompressed video). How important do you see this for your future plans?

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* 13. SMPTE is currently working on ST 2110-22 which will make it possible to transmit and receive Constant Bit Rate Compressed Video in a SMPTE ST 2110 environment (in addition to 2110-20 uncompressed video). How important do you see this for your future plans?

What are you most worried about in the shift to IP? Rank the following on a scale of 1-5, with 1 being the highest concern and 5 the lowest concern.

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* 14. What are you most worried about in the shift to IP? Rank the following on a scale of 1-5, with 1 being the highest concern and 5 the lowest concern.

Besides the above, do you have any other concerns regarding the shift to IP?

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* 15. Besides the above, do you have any other concerns regarding the shift to IP?

There are still reliability issues around IP and COTS equipment that will need to be worked out before I feel comfortable migrating my operations.

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* 16. There are still reliability issues around IP and COTS equipment that will need to be worked out before I feel comfortable migrating my operations.

In terms of COTS switch vendor preference, rank the following on a scale of 1-5, where 1 is the most preferred and 5 is the least preferred.
If you have no preference, select N/A for all options.

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* 17. In terms of COTS switch vendor preference, rank the following on a scale of 1-5, where 1 is the most preferred and 5 is the least preferred.
If you have no preference, select N/A for all options.

In terms of an IP technology partner, rank the following vendors on a scale of 1-4, where 1 is the most preferred and 4 the least preferred.
If you don't know enough at this stage, skip the ranking and please select N/A for all options.

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* 18. In terms of an IP technology partner, rank the following vendors on a scale of 1-4, where 1 is the most preferred and 4 the least preferred.
If you don't know enough at this stage, skip the ranking and please select N/A for all options.

Please select from the following list of responses, the one that best reflects your views on the use of SDN / SDVN in managing your IP infrastructure.

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* 19. Please select from the following list of responses, the one that best reflects your views on the use of SDN / SDVN in managing your IP infrastructure.

Please add any additional thoughts, questions or comments below relating to the survey and IP transition plans.

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* 20. Please add any additional thoughts, questions or comments below relating to the survey and IP transition plans.

Would you like to enter the prize draw to win a Bose headset?

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* 21. Would you like to enter the prize draw to win a Bose headset?

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