Monthly Archives: July 2011

ASO and EBU report ‘outstanding’ Tour audiences

Written on July 25, 2011 at 10:39, by

Switzerland: The Amaury Sport Organization (ASO), the organizer of the Tour de France, and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), its broadcast partner for Europe, are reporting very high audiences since the start of this year’s Tour de France.  More

NetMix: Create your own sound balance from Centre Court

Written on July 23, 2011 at 12:31, by

Interesting BBC blog post…  More

Brazil will be ready for World Cup, claims Sports Minister

Written on July 22, 2011 at 12:33, by

Inside World Football: Brazil’s Sports Minister Orlando Silva has attempted to dismiss fears surrounding the country’s preparations for the 2014 World Cup by insisting that all 12 stadia will be completed by the end of 2013.  More

Chyron takes graphics to the cloud

Written on July 21, 2011 at 19:32, by

Chyron will officially unveil its AXIS World Graphics platform to the EMEA market. AXIS World Graphics is a cloud-based graphics creation system designed specifically for broadcasters. The AXIS World Graphics platform integrates with existing workflows or Chyron’s BlueNet workflow, and combines technology and functionality, integration, and point-and-click customization.  More

Grass Valley and Dorna Sports shortlisted for Innovation Award

Written on July 21, 2011 at 19:31, by

Grass Valley and Dorna Sports have been shortlisted in the IBC2011 Innovation Awards. Recognized for achievements in the Content Creation Category, the companies were shortlisted out of more than 130 submissions for the live production of the MotoGP World Championship.  More

Signiant intros new software modules

Written on July 21, 2011 at 19:30, by

Signiant will be demonstrating version 9.0 of its Content Distribution Management (CDM) software. Version 9.0 includes two new software modules that allow media and IT-oriented enterprises to manage their content.  More

New products and features from I-MOVIX

Written on July 21, 2011 at 19:28, by

At IBC2011, I-MOVIX will show the prototype of a new broadcast-integrated solution for the ultra slow motion market. The company will also show the latest version of SprintCam Vvs HD, the ultra-slow-motion system for live HD broadcast production. Featuring the quality, performance, and usability of SprintCam technology, SprintCam Vvs HD operates at frame rates up […]  More

Oxygen DCT launches integrated quad-split

Written on July 21, 2011 at 12:38, by

Oxygen DCT has launched a new monitor with integrated quad split that the company says dramatically reduces the cost of building galleries, control rooms and monitor walls, being more affordable than the traditional approach of using a quad split and a separate monitor and costing 40% less than the alternative of using two dual rack […]  More

ESPN Star Sports delivers England v India: 2000th Test match to HD

Written on July 21, 2011 at 12:23, by

Rapid TV News: Two new HD channels are being launched in India this week by ESPN Star Sports to coincide with the opening Test match of the Indian cricket team’s tour of England.  More

ORAD acquires IBIS

Written on July 21, 2011 at 11:34, by

Orad Hi-Tec Systems has signed an investment agreement for 63.38% of IBIS with the aim of leveraging its MAM expertise to boost its tapeless offering. As part of the deal, Orad will invest $2.11m in cash with an option to increase its holdings to 100% within the next 54 months. Completion of the transaction is […]  More