Monthly Archives: April 2014

New Viz One integration with FCP and ProRes

Written on April 29, 2014 at 09:20, by

Vizrt has announced new integration between Viz One and Apple Final Cut Pro X software with Apple ProRes file formats. The new integration will allow Final Cut Pro editors to access media and metadata in Viz One from an easy-to-use, web-based interface. Viz One extends its file-based production workflow to include Apple Final Cut Pro […]  More

Dimetis, Artel announce integration partnership

Written on April 29, 2014 at 07:56, by

Dimetis has announced that it has entered into a strategic integration relationship with Artel Video Systems. As part of the partnership, Dimetis has integrated Artel’s DigiLink platform into its BOSS LINK Manager platform management and scheduling solution. Using BOSS LINK Manager, users can now dynamically configure, schedule, monitor and control DigiLink chassis, power supplies, controllers […]  More

NAB Perspectives: NewTek hails “overwhelming” response to expanded 3Play sports family

Written on April 29, 2014 at 07:54, by

New features for the 3Play 4800, a price drop for the 3Play 425, and a swathe of new integrations through the company’s Developer Network were among the highlights of a busy NAB Show for NewTek. Chief marketing officer Carter Holland reflected on another busy week on the Las Vegas showfloor – and the more general […]  More

Will your future 4K Ultra HD TV set be good enough?

Written on April 29, 2014 at 07:53, by

Ultra HD sets could make up nearly half of all global TV set sales in four years time, but will they all be technologically obsolete? Most of them will be incapable of displaying the full range of brightness and colours available in updated versions of the Ultra HD image specification. Futuresource Consulting forecasts a healthier […]  More

Marquis to partner with Datos at BIT Broadcast

Written on April 29, 2014 at 07:46, by

Marquis Broadcast, specialist in content workflows and media integration software is to partner with its newest reseller Datos Media Technologies at the BIT Broadcast event in Madrid. Marquis’ staff will be on Datos’ booth to demonstrate the latest capabilities of its archive and retrieval solution Project Parking. Ben Miles, business development manager, Marquis Broadcast, comments: […]  More

Heavy payload for new Vinten Rademec ped

Written on April 29, 2014 at 07:39, by

Vitec Group company Vinten Radamec has introduced a solution in response to customer demand for a robotic pedestal for even heavier payloads. The FPR-210+ is a variation of the FP-188 robotic pedestal, smoothly managing payloads of up to 95kg/210lbs which provides operators with uncompromising on-air support for heavy weight camera packages. The new pedestal supports […]  More

Observe drives into UK OB with Calrec

Written on April 29, 2014 at 07:30, by

Observe Outside Broadcasting has installed a Calrec Artemis digital audio console in a new OB truck — the first truck at its new London operation, OBSTV. OBSTV will use the console to mix and route audio signals for a variety of live programming focused on sports, music, and special events. “In an OB truck, space […]  More

MCE British Superbikes and ITV extends broadcast agreement into 2018 season

Written on April 28, 2014 at 07:25, by

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SVGE SportTech: Sotiris Salamouris to discuss Olympics broadcasting

Written on April 28, 2014 at 07:21, by

Head of engineering and technical operations for Olympic Broadcasting Services, Sotiris Salamouris, is the latest prestigious addition to a panel on the evolution of Olympics broadcasting ‘from Russia to Rio’, which promises to be one of the star attractions at next week’s SVG Europe-organised SportTech 2014 event. Technologies, workflows and connectivity are changing the way […]  More

ABI Research: Elemental Technologies ranked top in multiscreen encoder market

Written on April 28, 2014 at 07:17, by

Elemental Technologies leads the scoring in a recent multiscreen encoding competitive assessment by ABI Research. Elemental and 18 other vendors were evaluated based on their overall innovation and implementation in the market. The ABI Research report, Video Delivery Hardware and Platforms, provides a global competitive assessment and market share analysis that spans traditional encoding vendors, […]  More