Monthly Archives: April 2016

STAR Sports Augmented Reality and Gesture Control System: A story of firsts

Written on April 29, 2016 at 10:01, by

STAR Sports has a history of pioneering new technology, which is why it chose deltatre’s Augmented Reality Graphics and Gesture Control System for the recent ICC World T20 tournament. This is the case study of how those innovations were brought to viewers’ screens for the World T20. In the final over of the 2016 final, […]  More

Eurovision partners with SES to broadcast Rio 2016 Olympics

Written on April 29, 2016 at 09:37, by

Eurovision has signed a capacity agreement with satellite operator SES to broadcast the Rio 2016 Olympics to sports fans around the world. As part of the agreement, Eurovision will lease several transponders on satellite NSS-806 between July and August 2016 to enable broadcasters across the globe to provide extensive coverage of the Olympics in Rio […]  More

SportTech Dublin: Most in-depth AIMS & ASPEN discussion of 2016 set for May 18

Written on April 29, 2016 at 09:20, by

Do you need to know about the industry move from baseband to IP? The most important, insightful and in-depth conversation this year around the technologies involved in IP-based production will take place in Dublin May 18 at SVG Europe’s SportTech Europe event. Joining Moderator David Fox for this panel discussion will be Tim Felstead, SAM, […]  More

NAB 2016 in Review: Looking Through the Haze

Written on April 28, 2016 at 20:17, by

NAB 2016 is in the books and, for the 103,000 people in attendance, it’s time to pull together notes taken from across the show floor and hopefully be able to answer a simple question from management: what was the big trend at the show this year? As is often the case with simple questions, there is […]  More

NAB Perspectives: Bexel Sees Expertise as Difference Maker

Written on April 28, 2016 at 17:11, by

Bexel Global Broadcast Solution’s NAB presence was once again within the larger Vitec Group stand which once again highlighted plenty of technologies but also Bexel’s ability to leverage those technologies with its own engineering, production, and integration expertise. “Our strategy over the past few years has been around specialization and aligning our asset base with our engineering expertise […]  More

NAB 2016 in Review: Looking Through the Haze

Written on April 28, 2016 at 16:17, by

NAB 2016 is in the books and, for the 103,000 people in attendance, it’s time to pull together notes taken from across the show floor and hopefully be able to answer a simple question from management: what was the big trend at the show this year? As is often the case with simple questions, there is […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: EMC’s Burns on Uncompressed 4K Workflows and the IP Migration

Written on April 28, 2016 at 14:19, by

At NAB, EMC announced a variety of workflow enhancements for sports broadcasters, including advances in uncompressed 4K workflows, IP and cloud technologies, and collaborative editing. EMC, Pixspan, Aspera, and NVIDIA demoed uncompressed 4K workflows within an IT infrastructure at the show in an effort to advance digital media workflows with full resolution content over standard […]  More

NAB Perspectives: Bexel Sees Expertise as Difference Maker

Written on April 28, 2016 at 13:11, by

Bexel Global Broadcast Solution’s NAB presence was once again within the larger Vitec Group stand which once again highlighted plenty of technologies but also Bexel’s ability to leverage those technologies with its own engineering, production, and integration expertise. “Our strategy over the past few years has been around specialization and aligning our asset base with our engineering expertise […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: EMC’s Burns on Uncompressed 4K Workflows and the IP Migration

Written on April 28, 2016 at 10:19, by

At NAB, EMC announced a variety of workflow enhancements for sports broadcasters, including advances in uncompressed 4K workflows, IP and cloud technologies, and collaborative editing. EMC, Pixspan, Aspera, and NVIDIA demoed uncompressed 4K workflows within an IT infrastructure at the show in an effort to advance digital media workflows with full resolution content over standard […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: Haivision’s Maag on HEVC Encoding in Today’s Sports World‬

Written on April 27, 2016 at 15:30, by

At the 2016 NAB Show, Haivision showcased a number of products geared toward the “sweet spot” of sports broadcasting. The company demoed its KB series, which introduces 4K/UHD encoding, HEVC/H.265 compression, and new platform form factors. Peter Maag, EVP and Chief Marketing Officer for Haivision shares with SVG’s Brandon Costa the news surrounding the company’s […]  More