Monthly Archives: September 2019

VIDI transmits live TV signals at IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha

Written on September 30, 2019 at 17:38, by

VIDI was one of the first event service providers to be present at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha. During the IAAF World Athletics Championship VIDI is transmitting TV signals live for the Qatari telecommunications provider Ooredoo. While the athletes started competing against each other on 28 September, VIDI’s work started earlier. The company officially […]  More

Timeline supports BBC Sport at the IAAF World Athletics Championships

Written on September 30, 2019 at 17:29, by

Timeline Television is supplying specialised flyaway facilities and engineering crew to support the BBC’s core operation at the Khalifa International Stadium this week in Doha. The BBC coverage is made up of studio presentation and event coverage, as well as on-site commentary, interview positions and graphics. Timeline has installed two flyway production galleries and associated […]  More

Calrec in push for true IP interoperability with JT-NM Interop test

Written on September 30, 2019 at 17:19, by

Calrec has announced that it has passed the recent JT-NM Interop – Joint Task Force on Networked Media – IP test and is now included as part of the JT-NM Tested Catalogue, which was published at IBC 2019. Pete Walker, senior product manager with Calrec, said, “what the JT-NM is doing – backed by VSF, […]  More

Synamedia augments video network with Telestream VOD

Written on September 30, 2019 at 17:15, by

Synamedia is boosting its portolio through a partnership with video on demand (VOD) workflow solutions vendor Telestream. The partnership builds on Synamedia’s announcement of new products at IBC that are designed to simplify and optimise end-to-end video workflows. Synamedia will offer Telestream’s Vantage media processing platform including Vantage Transcode Multiscreen, which automates multiscreen VOD workflows […]  More

Cloudbass goes for growth with £5.5m investment

Written on September 30, 2019 at 17:09, by

Cloudbass has announced the completion of a £5.5m investment programme to support customers into the future. Encompassing UHD trucks, IP workflows, the latest cameras, lenses and replay equipment, this investment is designed to strengthen Cloudbass’ position in the industry. The investment is proving successful, with a key achievement being that Cloudbass recently became the first […]  More

Next Gen Audio Summit: Bianchi and Duarte join automated audio mixing panel for 16 October event

Written on September 30, 2019 at 16:57, by

For the fourth successive year, SVG Europe has joined forces with Dolby to stage the Next Generation Audio Summit. The 2019 event will take place on Wednesday 16 October at the Dolby Theatre in London’s Soho Square. The Next Generation Audio Summit is a focused exploration of the new technologies shaping broadcast audio workflows for […]  More

Dream Chip Technologies joins SVG Europe to move to next level in sports broadcasting

Written on September 30, 2019 at 14:13, by

German engineering service provider, Dream Chip Technologies (DCT), has joined SVG Europe as a new OB/SI Sponsor. Said Stephane Ducobu, director of sales for broadcast products worldwide at Dream Chip: “Having a strong engineering background and with a focus on vision products, Dream Chip Technologies would like to be closer from the broadcast market to […]  More

FutureSPORT 2019: Early bird registration now open for 26 November event at Chelsea FC

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

SVG Europe is pleased to announce that registration is now open for FutureSPORT 2019, sponsored by Telstra. The specially curated one-day event will take place at Chelsea FC’s Stamford Bridge stadium in London on Tuesday 26 November and will pay particular attention to contribution and distribution with sports broadcasting. Subjects to be addressed include remote […]  More

Videe’s OBX aims to redefine the art of the OB vehicle

Written on September 28, 2019 at 11:20, by

In an era when many production teams prefer the home comforts of remote production, how does an OB truck attract customers? For the independent Italian facilities company Videe, the answer is “a particularly excellent working experience,” said its CEO and co-founder, Paola Montanari. In building its new triple-expanding sided trailer, OBX, which was introduced at […]  More

IBC 2019 Reflections: Gravity Media’s Allatt and Dowdall on new directions for the production business

Written on September 27, 2019 at 15:21, by

Just before IBC Gravity Media Group announced the acquisition of Chief Entertainment, a Sydney-based provider of live studio and production services, from Telstra Corporation. Gravity Media already operates in Australia under the Gearhouse Broadcast, HyperActive Broadcast and Input Media brands. The announcement said, “Chief Entertainment will continue to operate under its existing name and branding […]  More