Monthly Archives: March 2015

TVU Networks Updates Software for TVUPack and TVU Grid IP Video Solutions

Written on March 30, 2015 at 15:51, by

TVU Networks (Booth SU3605) will exhibit major software updates for TVUPack mobile IP newsgathering solutions and TVU Grid IP video-switching, -routing and -distribution solutions. TVUPack version 5.5 offers integrated MIMO Mesh and real-time Full HD error-free video transfer, intended to make it a dependable mobile uplink cellular device for transmitting video in practically any bandwidth […]  More

Quantel, Snell Reorganize International Sales Operation

Written on March 30, 2015 at 15:09, by

Quantel and Snell (Booths SL1500MR, SL2009) have reorganized their international sales operation under three newly appointed regional executives, each heading fully integrated Quantel and Snell sales structures. Americas (US, Canada, Latin America) Russ Johnson joins the company to lead the Americas organization, based in the New York office. He has served in similar roles with Grass […]  More

Norkring Picks Nevion Solutions for Coverage of Elite Football in Sweden

Written on March 30, 2015 at 14:52, by

Norwegian media-services provider Norkring has selected Nevion’s (Booth SU2615) network-management solution and media gateways for a new football contribution network in Sweden. Nevion’s VideoIPath management system and TVG450 JPEG 2000 media gateways will be used to transport high-quality live coverage from 32 Swedish football stadiums to broadcasters including TV4 and CMore over an IP contribution […]  More

Artel To Debut DigiLink-Lite Media-Transport Products

Written on March 30, 2015 at 14:29, by

Artel Video Systems (Booth SU9102) will launch its DigiLink-Lite family of preconfigured, low-cost, plug-and-play media-transport solutions at NAB 2015. Bridging the gap between costly, complex modular platforms and low-cost throwdown products, DigiLink-Lite is a series of 1RU solutions for transporting and processing broadcast-quality media. The first two DigiLink-Lite products will be on display: the DL5450 […]  More

Grass Valley, Belden To Cover Broadcast-Technology Trends

Written on March 30, 2015 at 13:53, by

Attendees at NAB 2015 will have the opportunity to experience emerging technologies when Grass Valley (Booth SL206), a Belden Brand, explores the challenges that broadcasters will face in the future and offers guidance on suitable solutions. Grass Valley, along with Belden, will participate in five Broadcast Engineering Conference (BEC) sessions: Workflow in the All-IP Facility, Saturday, […]  More

World Surf League extends high-tech production to far reaches of the globe

Written on March 30, 2015 at 06:18, by

No sports property brings live sports production to the far-flung destinations all over the planet quite like the World Surf League. Whether it’s Australia, Brazil, Fiji, Hawaii, Portugal, South Africa, South of France, Southern California, or anywhere else, a globe-trotting events calendar keeps the WSL’s in-house live-production and postproduction teams on their toes and ready […]  More

Tale of Five Cities: SVG members, sponsors gather during busy two-week period

Written on March 30, 2015 at 06:03, by

The Sports Video Group, as part of its 2015 Member Services Initiative, held five events during the past two weeks in five cities on two continents as part of the association’s commitment to reach out to broadcast professionals in new markets and market segments. “SVG has launched a ‘beyond broadcast’ programme in 2015, offering regionalised […]  More

SVG Europe heading to Manchester for SportTech 2015

Written on March 30, 2015 at 05:47, by

Following hot on the heels of a successful Football Production Summit, held in Barcelona, SVG Europe has issued a full programme for its next event – SportTech, scheduled for Manchester on 6/7 May. Following technical tours of two leading Manchester-based facilities on 6 May, the Summit itself will take place at Manchester United on the […]  More

New regional heads are appointed as Snell and Quantel integrate sales forces

Written on March 27, 2015 at 13:13, by

Quantel and Snell has announced the reorganisation of its international sales operation under three newly-appointed regional heads, each heading up integrated Quantel and Snell sales structures. In EAME, Tim Banks is appointed to lead the sales organisation, based in the UK. Banks has been in sales with Snell for 15 years and was most recently […]  More

Reality Check Systems To Demo LaunchPad in Vizrt Booth

Written on March 27, 2015 at 10:37, by

Reality Check Systems (RCS) will spotlight the newest iteration of LaunchPad, its production-proven interactive touchscreen solution that simplifies advanced soccer analysis for live broadcasts. The release will be on display at NAB in Vizrt Booth #SL2417 from April 13-16 and includes new features designed to empower storytelling, boost fan engagement and expand compatibility with industry-standard […]  More