Monthly Archives: April 2016

ATP Media and deltatre to deliver next-gen platform for tennis fans

Written on April 27, 2016 at 10:30, by

ATP Media, the broadcast arm of the ATP World Tour, has selected sports digital and broadcast firm deltatre for the redesign and relaunch of TennisTV, ATP Media’s direct to consumer live streaming service which streams over 2,700 ATP World Tour and WTA tennis matches a year. The new product suite will launch in January 2017 — […]  More

Sports.ru and NBA to provide content to fans in Russia

Written on April 27, 2016 at 10:26, by

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Sports.ru, Russia’s leading sports website, have announced the launch of NBA.com Russia, the NBA’s new, official online destination in Russia. Hosted in a dedicated section of Sports.ru and the Sports.ru mobile app, NBA.com Russia features a range of multimedia content including videos, highlights, localised editorial and realtime statistics. Sport.ru’s […]  More

Ncam receives Queen’s Award for Innovation

Written on April 27, 2016 at 10:07, by

Ncam, developer of augmented reality solutions, has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category for its work in technology for film and television. The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise is the UK’s highest accolade for business success. The Innovation Award recognises Ncam’s contribution to augmented reality, the addition of computer-generated (CG) elements […]  More

Paraguay to stage start of 2017 Dakar Rally

Written on April 27, 2016 at 08:19, by

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[email protected] Perspectives: Brainstorm’s Montesa on New Features of the Company’s Virtual-Set Technology

Written on April 26, 2016 at 19:49, by

At NAB 2016, Brainstorm Multimedia rolled out a 24-ft.-wide virtual-studio theater to showcase the latest features of its Infinity Set virtual-set application enhanced by graphics and other content created by the Aston 3D. The hands-tracking feature — which enables presenters to trigger animations and graphics with the simple hand movements — is part of Brainstorm’s […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: RCS’s Mike Ward Goes Inside LaunchPad Graphics for EURO 2016, COPA America

Written on April 26, 2016 at 19:37, by

Stationed at Vizrt’s booth at the 2016 NAB Show, Reality Check Systems (RCS) showed off its latest LaunchPad graphics system, which will hit screens during this summer’s EURO 2016 and COPA America soccer tournaments. Mike Ward, European Managing Director at RCS gives SVG’s Jason Dachman the latest. LaunchPad facilitates plug-and-play full screen graphics and highlight […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: HGST’s Jeff Greenwald on New Object Storage System

Written on April 26, 2016 at 19:32, by

At the 2016 NAB Show, archival specialist HGST debuted its new object storage-based HGST Active Archive System, SA-1000 model. The HGST SA-1000 enables smaller object storage footprints with easy-to-manage building blocks to scale capacity as needed. Jeff Greenwald, Senior Director of Market Development for HGST goes inside the new system with SVG’s Brandon Costa. Software enhancements have […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: Vizrt’s Stadler Analyzes Viz Story‬

Written on April 26, 2016 at 18:53, by

At NAB 2016, Vizrt introduced the new Viz Story, which allows media companies to quickly create real-time, 3D graphics and distribute them online and to social media. The company also showed off the data-integration capabilities in its popular Viz Libero platform, as well as its Viz Arena live virtual-enhancement product with new tools for key-frame […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: Quantum’s Frederick on StorNext Upgrades and Power of Object Storage

Written on April 26, 2016 at 18:44, by

As buzzwords like IP and the cloud swirled around the Las Vegas Convention Center, storage and asset management continued to be NAB stalwarts on the show floor. Addressing this steadfast market segment was Quantum, which demonstrated how the expanded capabilities of its StorNext workflow storage platform can maximize efficiencies in ever-evolving media environments. With new formats, […]  More

[email protected] Perspectives: Aspera’s Quereuil on How FASPStream Streamlines Live Production, Cuts Costs

Written on April 26, 2016 at 18:27, by

In the two-plus years since being acquired by IBM, Aspera has continued to build on its core FASP file-transfer technology, which has become popular among multisite and at-home live sports productions. At NAB 2016, that evolution was evident. Aspera unveiled FASPStream, an application-software line designed to enable live streaming of broadcast-quality video globally over commodity […]  More