Monthly Archives: February 2019

Austrian public broadcaster ORF moves to new studio control system from Qvest Media

Written on February 28, 2019 at 14:27, by

Austrian public broadcaster ORF has chosen systems architect and ICT integrator, Qvest Media, to equip the station with new studio automation systems. Qvest Media is set to integrate automation solutions tailored to the broadcaster’s work processes for the control of five studios at the ORF centre in Vienna. “The new studio automation system will enable […]  More

TSG 1899 Hoffenheim teams with Blackmagic Design for live broadcast overhaul

Written on February 28, 2019 at 13:46, by

German Bundesliga football club, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, has overhauled its own production and live broadcast capabilities with the implementation of a Blackmagic Design-based UltraHD 4K solution. Following its third place finish in last season’s Bundesliga, the club achieved an automatic, first-time qualification for the UEFA Champions League 2018-19. Prompted by this, the production team at […]  More

Football and eSport team Hashtag United partners with Grabyo for fan-first digital strategy

Written on February 27, 2019 at 14:48, by

Innovative football and eSports club, Hashtag United, is growing its digital audience with Grabyo, to enhance video production and delivery across social media. With a rapidly growing global fanbase, Hashtag United, which is based in Essex while its ‘live’ team plays in Tottenham, London, has partnered with Grabyo to enhance its digital production. Hashtag United […]  More

BBC and ITV confirm plans for ‘transformational streaming service’

Written on February 27, 2019 at 12:30, by


IABM releases in-depth report into state of sports broadcast marketplace

Written on February 26, 2019 at 18:14, by

The IABM has announced the publication of a new 44-page report, ‘Sports Broadcasting: Drivers of Change & Technology Trends’. The report delves into the most recent trends in sports broadcasting, describing how the changes in the industry are translating into a variety of shifts in media technology demand. SVG and IABM members can access the […]  More

Research: Mobile video grows 60% a year

Written on February 26, 2019 at 17:04, by


Brexit: ITV could suffer

Written on February 26, 2019 at 17:03, by


Ross Video takes Platinum Sponsorship of SVG Europe to make its mark on the continent

Written on February 25, 2019 at 17:53, by

Ross Video has upgraded its sponsorship of SVG Europe from Gold to Platinum. The company believes that taking the top level of sponsorship will allow it to make its mark on the European sports broadcasting industry, repeating its US success. Stuart Russell, EMEA marketing manager at Ross Video, commented: “Ross Video has enjoyed a long […]  More

Skyline TV renews OB/SI Sponsorship of SVG Europe for networking opportunities

Written on February 25, 2019 at 17:44, by

Outside broadcast company Skyline TV has once again renewed its OB/SI Sponsorship of SVG Europe. The company believes that the networking opportunities with both European and international people in sports broadcasting are what makes the association, “the place to be”. Robert Kis, managing director at Skyline TV, said: “SVG Europe is a great platform where […]  More

Osman Salah joins Telestream as MENA sales chief

Written on February 25, 2019 at 17:43, by

Telestream has announced the appointment of Osman Salah as regional sales manager serving the Middle East, Africa and Turkey region. Based in Dubai, UAE, Salah brings a wealth of local market experience, commercial expertise and technical knowledge to Telestream’s MENA team. During a 13-year career in the media & broadcast industry, Osman Salah has worked […]  More