Monthly Archives: February 2016

GAA partners with deltatre for new digital platform

Written on February 24, 2016 at 03:12, by

The Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), Ireland’s largest sporting organisation, is investing in its future with the launch of its new website, gaa.ie, having commissioned digital sport leader deltatre to work on designing, developing and implementing a completely new digital platform. The GAA’s vision is to deliver a first-class digital experience for the GAA community in […]  More

Evertz enhances viewer experience at Super Bowl 50

Written on February 24, 2016 at 03:11, by

Evertz reports that it enhanced the in-stadium fan experience for Super Bowl 50 attendees by successfully delivering 4K replay to the LED video boards throughout the Levi’s Stadium. The 6 in 1 out Evertz 4K DreamCatcher replay system and IP infrastructure solutions were the backbone of the stadium’s 4K broadcast configuration. Levi’s Stadium had a […]  More

SVG Europe Sit-Down: Mark Horchler, International Marketing Manager EMEA, Elemental Technologies on SDV and 4K momentum

Written on February 23, 2016 at 02:56, by

Elemental Technologies’ eminent role in the emerging 4K revolution has been well-established, so it should come as no surprise to find that production and delivery in the new format looms large in the company’s latest Sit-Down interview with SVG Europe. But also on the agenda are the implementation of SDV-based video infrastructures in virtual environments, […]  More

Guest Comment: Forscene/deltatre partnership ‘going from strength to strength’

Written on February 23, 2016 at 02:39, by

2015 was undoubtedly Forscene’s most successful year in sports, writes Jason Cowan, business development director for Forscene. We diversified our client base and significantly increased the number of seasonal and one-off sports events that utilised Forscene’s post-production and digital distribution services. A key reason for our success in the sports sector is our ongoing relationship […]  More

SVGE Analysis: Wireless workflows, content management and quality of service

Written on February 22, 2016 at 12:52, by

New workflows, particularly wireless workflows, will be key to gaining maximum efficiency from any move to IP-based production, according to Sony. “We want our workflow to be as efficient as possible, using our resources to the best of their abilities,” Robbie Fleming, Product Marketing Manager (ODA), Sony Professional Solutions Europe, told attendees at a recent […]  More

Studio Video Art Romania prepares for EURO 2016 with new 20-camera OB7HD

Written on February 22, 2016 at 12:43, by

Romanian independent production company Studio Video Art has equipped its newest flagship outside broadcasting truck with RTS intercom systems. An ADAM intercom matrix, KP modular keypanels and a BTR wireless intercom system will secure communications for broadcasts such as the next European football championship. Studio Video Art is one of the first and biggest broadcast […]  More

Football Production Summit: Arsenal and Chelsea join View From the Clubs session

Written on February 22, 2016 at 12:33, by

At SVG Europe’s upcoming Football Production Summit in Paris on March 23 moderator Ken Kerschbaumer will be joined by Vernon Antcliff, Chelsea FC, technical lead consultant and John Dollin, Arsenal Football Club, senior systems & operations manager for the session ‘View from the Clubs: Multimedia Operation Insight’. More big clubs joining the discussion will be announced […]  More

GlobalSportsJobs.com Job of the Week: Marketing Manager, Sky Sports

Written on February 22, 2016 at 11:22, by

Every week SVG Europe and GlobalSportsJobs.com join forces to bring you details of a new, much sought-after employment opportunity in sports broadcasting and related disciplines. This week’s role, based in London, is marketing manager at Sky Sports. Within the team you the successful candidate will be responsible for Sky Sports & Sky Movies marketing, working […]  More

Telefónica invests in Pixel Power as only graphics supplier to handle multiple live inputs

Written on February 22, 2016 at 11:15, by

Pixel Power, the automation, branding and graphics innovator, has created an engaging mosaic service that can be remotely triggered, at the Spanish playout provider Telefónica Servicios Audiovisuales (TSA). The system was designed and implemented by Pixel Power’s distributor in Spain, Qinmedia. The new system depends upon two Pixel Power LogoVision 3D graphics devices, together with […]  More

SVG Europe Forecasts: Mo Goyal, Director of Product Marketing, Evertz

Written on February 22, 2016 at 11:12, by

In the latest in an occasional series of prediction-led artists looking at the future of sports production technology, Evertz director of product marketing Mo Goyal mulls over the continuing adoption of IP workflows, the growth of the ASPEN community, and the broader challenges that still confront the industry as it journeys towards this great new […]  More