Monthly Archives: April 2020

Tedial’s Jerome Wauthoz on how the Smartlive system powers automatic highlights creation [VIDEO]

Written on April 27, 2020 at 15:52, by

In an effort to keep the broadcast-technology community informed this spring, throughout April SVG is hosting a series of SportsTech On Demand video interviews with executives from the industry’s top technology vendors discussing their latest product releases and company news. Our Jason Dachman sat down with Jerome Wauthoz, VP, products, Tedial, about the company’s efforts. […]  More

Speculate to a Kumulate: Masstech’s George Kilpatrick discusses new products for sports video production

Written on April 27, 2020 at 15:50, by

In lieu of its usual NAB announcements, George Kilpatrick, Masstech chief executive tells SVG Europe all about his company’s latest products including the Kumulate Adobe Panel which provides editors with visibility over all of their assets, regardless of where they are stored or what format they are in. What sports broadcasting-focused technology or service has […]  More

The Freelance Diaries: Trying to stay safe and sane throughout the COVID-19 sports broadcasting drought

Written on April 27, 2020 at 15:35, by

Kate Lamb, freelance technical resource manager and technical producer, provides a personal insight into how her life has changed since COVID-19 rocked the world. 2020 was set to be a big year for me – and now it will be memorable for a very different reason. I’ve been working in the television industry since the […]  More

Coping with corona: Cobalt Digital’s Chris Shaw on what his company is focussing on during the lockdown

Written on April 27, 2020 at 15:03, by

Cobalt Digital executive vice president of sales and marketing Chris Shaw outlines his company’s priorities during the COVID-19 lockdown and highlights some of the technologies, new and existing, that sports broadcasters might benefit from in these strange and difficult times. What is the most important message from your company to customers and partners around Europe […]  More

Bundesliga re-start: Debate rages around stadiums and social distancing

Written on April 27, 2020 at 14:47, by

The Bundesliga is planning a re-start to the season. Now, it is up to the politicians in Germany to come up with the starting signal. The decision for the re-start is up to Chancellor Angela Merkel and the German governors who will consult together on 30 April. Merkel doesn’t expect further easing measures at that […]  More

Densitron introduces new UReady Control Surfaces

Written on April 27, 2020 at 14:42, by

Densitron has announced the addition of three new models to its UReady 2RU Control Surface range. The UReady 2RU display range are large, high resolution control surfaces that provide a comfortable, wide-angle viewing experience that can be easily configured for multiple applications and user preferences. UReady is engineered to fully respond to the needs of […]  More

AE Graphics adds Ross Video XPression to its graphics armoury

Written on April 27, 2020 at 14:40, by

AE Graphics, the graphics services provider, has added Ross Video’s XPression real-time motion graphics engine to its suite of tools. Headquartered in the UK with offices, designers and facilities around the world, AE provides graphic design, operation and data integration services for broadcasters, sporting federations and rights holders. Its recent credits include the ICC Cricket […]  More

LiveU to supply NTT Docomo live video streaming service over 5G

Written on April 27, 2020 at 14:39, by

LiveU technology has been selected by Japan’s NTT Docomo for live video streaming as part of its value-added customer services offered over its newly-launched 5G network. Japan’s number one mobile operator will be promoting a variety of LiveU’s HEVC bonding transmission products in a combined bundle using Docomo’s 5G and 4G connectivity. The solution offers […]  More

How Sky Italia has adapted its content and operations through the coronavirus lockdown

Written on April 27, 2020 at 14:14, by

Sky Italia senior director of Production Broadcast and Creative Hub Riccardo Botta has told SVG Europe how the broadcaster moved to remote working well before the lockdown in Italy and has now mixed various professional, prosumer and consumer technologies together to enable work to continue and shows to remain on air during the crisis. “Protecting […]  More

F1 gets US$1.4bn lifeline from Liberty Media

Written on April 27, 2020 at 13:55, by