Monthly Archives: December 2016

Lawo systems for Russian radio and TV stations

Written on December 18, 2016 at 16:52, by

The All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK) is currently undergoing the Russian Government program of regional TV infrastructure modernisation. This has been an ongoing process over the last eight years. In 2013, the leading systems integrator in the Russian Federation, OKNO-TV, was involved in the system design of a local news studio production […]  More

Presteigne on a roll with Six Day Amsterdam cycling

Written on December 18, 2016 at 16:50, by

Presteigne Broadcast Hire has provided a complete production solution, including onboard cameras, for Aurora Media’s production of Six Day Amsterdam, an elite track cycling event held at the Amsterdam Velodrome from 6-11 December. The Six Day race series is comprised of multiple, varied forms of racing and features many of the world’s top professional riders […]  More

Deltatre partners with Nokia to expand VR and 360 live coverage of sport

Written on December 18, 2016 at 16:46, by

Deltatre, the global sport media service company, recently acquired by Bruin Sports Capital, is stepping up its plan for VR and 360 coverage of sports events, building on the early success of what was delivered this summer for major European football tournaments and competitions. The Deltatre VR and 360 offering is an end-to-end solution from […]  More

LiveLike and Deltatre partner to accelerate innovation of VR in live sports

Written on December 14, 2016 at 09:58, by

Virtual reality company LiveLike and global sport media service operation Deltatre have partnered to jointly pursue opportunities to provide digital front-end services for major global sporting events. The collaboration will produce and distribute comprehensive, best-in-class digital and virtual reality solutions, combining the strengths of Deltatre and LiveLike respectively. The two companies will collaborate on the […]  More

Olympic Channel and FIFA commence cooperation agreement

Written on December 14, 2016 at 09:54, by

The Olympic Channel today announced that it has reached an agreement with FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) covering news access and content licences to promote football within the Olympic Movement. FIFA joins a roster of 36 International Sports Federations and IOC Recognised Sports Federations who have signed similar agreements with the Olympic Channel. “Football […]  More

Imagine Communications bolsters leadership team with new appointments

Written on December 14, 2016 at 09:51, by

Imagine Communications has announced the appointment of several executives to head pivotal product and services initiatives that are designed to be critical contributors to the company’s ongoing mission to advance the media and entertainment industry through an orderly and affordable transition to an agile and versatile technology foundation. In addition to the expansion of its […]  More

SVG Europe Executive Interview: CEO Bob Lento discusses CDN expansion and emerging network requirements

Written on December 14, 2016 at 07:35, by

As 2016 draws to a close, SVG Europe is delighted to announce the beginning of a new, ongoing interview series with leading executives at its Platinum level sponsors. The first of these interviews features Bob Lento, CEO and Director of premier content delivery network (CDN) service provider Limelight Networks. A prominent figure in IT and […]  More

ATEME Kyrion technology powers Formula 1 for RTL Group

Written on December 13, 2016 at 11:19, by

ATEME has announced that Cologne Broadcasting Center Gmbh (CBC), a provider of high-quality video networking services and part of RTL Group, has chosen the Kyrion encoder and decoder for its contribution link to stream the Formula 1 Championship throughout Germany. The ATEME Kyrion encoder and decoder are said to be a perfect match for sport, […]  More

End-to-end Avid HD workflow powers daytime programming on ITV

Written on December 12, 2016 at 15:54, by

Avid has announced that ITV Daytime, part of the UK’s most popular commercial broadcaster, ITV, continues to rely on Avid production tools by making further investments to enable an end-to-end HD workflow. From ingest to playout, ITV is enabling its nationwide workforce across multiple sites to connect and collaborate more efficiently for the production of […]  More

NewTek and Panasonic collaborate to simplify IP setup

Written on December 12, 2016 at 11:46, by

Panasonic and NewTek have announced the introduction of NewTek AutoLink, a new software application which detects and automatically connects to network-based PTZ cameras. The presence of IP cameras is automatically detected from NewTek TriCaster and the IP Series Video Mix Engine. Cameras become immediately available for use in networked video production workflows without any additional […]  More