Monthly Archives: November 2014

French Tennis Federation experiments with ‘stitched’ remote production techniques

Written on November 28, 2014 at 10:43, by

The FFT (French Tennis Federation) is part of an inner circle of federations that keep abreast with the latest technological innovations. Every major tennis tournament such as Roland Garros, Bercy Paris Masters and the Davis Cup provides an opportunity to test new applications or production techniques. In the recent past, trials have been carried out […]  More

Triofilm TV using CEDAR dialogue noise suppression for Bundesliga coverage

Written on November 28, 2014 at 07:42, by

Hamburg and Dusseldorf-based Triofilm TV’s two HDTV OB vans have been installed with CEDAR DNS One dialogue noise suppression. The trucks are regularly deployed for coverage of Bundesliga football matches, among other large-scale public events. Triofilm sound engineer Stefan Ebert commented: “Due to the increasing amount of noise associated with the growing use of projection […]  More

NRK completes its journey to HD with Sony XDCAM cameras and optical fibre adaptors

Written on November 27, 2014 at 12:43, by

The Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) is in the process of completing its transition to high definition and in this regard has invested in new XDCAM cameras from Sony. The cameras will be used to produce national and regional news and also for sports and regional transmissions. During the summer, NRK announced a mini tender as […]  More

Manchester United launches UNITED: LIVE

Written on November 27, 2014 at 10:53, by


Dirks and Schmitz join to bolster arvato Systems Cologne

Written on November 27, 2014 at 10:13, by

With two simultaneous high-level staff changes, arvato Systems Cologne is seeking to demonstrate its ongoing commitment to its Media and Broadcast customers. Matthias Dirks and Frank Schmitz will be working in Germany and abroad to optimise installation, implementation and support of arvato Systems’ media asset management, studio production and workflow management solutions around the world. […]  More

Inmarsat BGAN HDR integrates with Quicklink encoders

Written on November 27, 2014 at 10:06, by

Quicklink Video Distribution Services has announced that the latest release of the Quicklink hardware encoders include full BGAN HDR integration and control directly from the encoder. The encoders also include optimisation on both quality and latency when used in conjunction with an Inmarsat BGAN terminal. The Inmarsat integration is available on all of the Quicklink […]  More

SVGE Sit-Down: MD Steve Knee outlines how Cloudbass arrived in UK OB premier league

Written on November 27, 2014 at 09:56, by

With SIS Live’s exit the roll call of British outside broadcast suppliers would appear to have been reduced to four, each with a 20-25% share. But this is an inaccurate picture of the market and one defiantly contested by Cloudbass. The Derby-based company has grown its business significantly in the past year and can justifiably […]  More

Lord Coe to run for IAAF Presidency

Written on November 27, 2014 at 08:15, by


EBU welcomes CEPT-approved report on the future of the UHF frequency band

Written on November 27, 2014 at 08:10, by

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has given a welcome to a report by the Electronic Communications Committee of the CEPT, the regulatory body in the field of electronic communications in Europe, which points out some important principles to be applied to the future use of UHF frequencies. The Electronic Communications Committee of the CEPT has […]  More

Dolce Sport Romania chooses Quantel Enterprise sQ for news and sports

Written on November 27, 2014 at 08:01, by

Dolce Sport TV channels have purchased a Quantel Enterprise sQ fast turnaround news and sports production system. The system was supplied through Quantel’s system integration partner, Studiotech, following a bidding procedure. Dolce Sport are the sports TV channels of Telekom Romania Communications (former Romtelecom and arm of OTE and Deutsche Telekom Groups). One of the […]  More