Monthly Archives: April 2019

Bryan, Lewis and Newham come on board at ChyronHego EMEA

Written on April 29, 2019 at 16:36, by

To support significant momentum in the EMEA market for its graphics products, ChyronHego has announced the appointment of Matt Bryan as territory sales director, together with Andy Newham and Gary Lewis as account executives. With sales oversight for all territories reporting to the UK, Bryan will emphasise revenue growth in the UK and Ireland. Newham […]  More

Aerial Camera Systems celebrates landmark fortieth anniversary

Written on April 29, 2019 at 16:32, by

This year, Aerial Camera Systems (ACS) is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The company was founded in 1979 by Peter Allwork, an aerial cinematographer and pioneer of aerial filming techniques. Allwork collaborated with some of the world’s greatest directors, including Alfred Hitchock, Orson Welles, Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott and Richard Attenborough. A BAFTA award winner, Allwork […]  More

SportTech 2019: BBC Sport session to focus on targeting a new generation of sports viewer

Written on April 29, 2019 at 15:35, by

BBC Sport younger audiences editor Amy Williams will provide delegates at SportTech 2019 (22 May, Lord’s) with an insight into the technological and editorial innovations that the corporation is employing to attract a new generation of sports viewer. In a session called ‘Interactive, Social, Instant: How BBC Sport is Targeting a New Generation of Sports […]  More

2019 NAB Reflections: Mediapro’s Mario Sousa on the company’s combined vision

Written on April 29, 2019 at 15:31, by

The Mediapro NAB booth was a buzz with activity, literally, as it not only featured the OmniCam 4Sky cabled camera system flying overhead but also a wealth of other technologies available through the Mediapro family, including WTVision, Oberon, AutomaticTV, and more. “We wanted to have more impact this year, so we showed Mediapro as not […]  More

SportTech 2019: Sports production community invited to attend bespoke sustainability workshop

Written on April 29, 2019 at 10:21, by

Sports broadcasters, production companies, rights owners and OB facilities providers are being invited to attend a free sustainability workshop during next month’s SportTech 2019 conference at Lord’s. The ‘Carbon Literacy for Sports Production’ workshop has been designed specifically for the sports production community and will provide attendees with expert advice on understanding sustainability in sports […]  More

AMP Visual TV renews OB/SI Sponsorship of SVG Europe to continue to showcase its skills

Written on April 29, 2019 at 05:25, by

European video facilities provider, AMP Visual TV, has renewed its OB/SI Sponsorship of SVG Europe for the fourth time. Stéphane Alessandri, executive vice president of international operations at AMP Visual TV, stated: “We have been partners with SVG Europe since 2016. SVG Europe offers us the ability to display to the international broadcast sports broadcast […]  More

Telestream renews Gold Sponsor support of SVG Europe to stay in touch with sports organisations across Europe

Written on April 29, 2019 at 05:15, by

Global provider of digital media tools, quality monitoring and workflow solutions, Telestream, has renewed its support for SVG Europe as a Gold Sponsor. Telestream said the association’s ability to communicate the company’s success through strong editorial coverage is one reason for its ongoing support. Positioning the commercial support agreement, the company’s chief marketing officer, Chris […]  More

NAB 2019: Riedel Communications 1200 Series SmartPanel gives users third party control

Written on April 26, 2019 at 13:25, by

At the 2019 NAB Show, Riedel Communications previewed a new API, based on open NMOS standards, for its 1200 Series SmartPanel. This product will enable industry partners to utilize the SmartPanel as a user interface for their control, monitoring, and automation solutions, and is another example of how the app-based SmartPanel can be leveraged to […]  More

NAB 2019: Arvato Systems Launch AI Functionality for VPMS, BMS, Vidinet Customers

Written on April 26, 2019 at 13:10, by

Arvato Systems and Vidispine have announced the launch at NAB 2019 of the addition of advanced cognitive functionality to Vidinet. These new functions are available to Arvato Systems Video Production Management Suite (VPMS) and Broadcast Management Suite (BMS) customers and all Vidispine API-as-a-Service subscribers on Vidinet. With minimal configuration, Vidinet users can execute multiple media […]  More

Tektronix Video to be merged with Telestream following parent company deal

Written on April 26, 2019 at 10:00, by

The video division of T&M company Tektronix has been sold to the owners of fellow broadcast equipment vendor Telestream in an undisclosed deal. The agreement will see Tektronix Video absorbed into Telestream, supplementing the latter’s product range and significantly extending both its R&D capabilities and its sales reach. Tektronix Video, headquartered in Oregon, has sales […]  More