Monthly Archives: May 2021

Mediapro Colombia to produce and broadcast 2021 BMX World Cup for the Olympic Channel

Written on May 28, 2021 at 13:26, by

Mediapro Colombia in association with Medialuso, a Mediapro Group company, is set to produce and broadcast the BMX World Cup Bogotá 2021 – a cycling discipline practised with motocross bikes – for the Olympic Channel. The competition will be held on 29-30 May at the El Salitre Park track in the Colombian capital. A team […]  More

Remote Production Unleashed: Watch a re-run of the event on demand

Written on May 28, 2021 at 10:01, by

You can now watch a re-run of SVG Europe’s Remote Production Unleashed online event on-demand. Registration is required. If you have previously registered for the event, you will need to log-in to your account in order to view the recording.  More

Broadcast Solutions renews SVG Europe Bronze sponsorship ahead of diversification of business

Written on May 28, 2021 at 09:29, by

Systems integrator Broadcast Solutions has renewed as a Bronze sponsor of SVG Europe. Headquartered in Germany, Broadcast Solutions is one of the leading media technology and systems integration companies in Europe, Africa and the Middle-East. It specialises in mobile, fixed and hybrid installations for broadcasters, production houses, enterprise and government organisations. It is also one […]  More

On demand: SVG Europe presents its Audio Group 5G Audio Production discussion with BBC R&D, BT Sport and Olympic Broadcast Services [VIDEO]

Written on May 27, 2021 at 16:18, by

SVG Europe’s recent Audio Group discussion titled 5G Audio Production, which highlighted the challenges and provided an educational look into this upcoming technology, is now available on demand. The event, in which BBC Research and Development, BT Sport and Olympic Broadcast Services and more spoke about 5G uses in audio production, workflows, use cases and […]  More

NewTek aids esports producer LocalGames during pandemic

Written on May 27, 2021 at 15:57, by

American video production company, LocalGames, realised its traditional workflow for producing live broadcasts of esports tournaments was completely unworkable during COVID-19 restrictions. Gaming tournament broadcasts, which are the company’s lifeblood, would continue, but all competitions would be virtual and the company was given just over a week to adapt to that change. “Because all our […]  More

New race series Nitro Rallycross accelerates broadcast plans globally

Written on May 27, 2021 at 15:54, by

American rallycross series, Nitro Rallycross (NRX), has announced that Jarod DeAnda, the voice of Formula Drift and a car culture ambassador, will join renowned race presenter Andrew Coley in the broadcast booth for NRX’s inaugural season this year. “I am here as a host and an announcer but also as a huge fan. With Nitro […]  More

France Télévisions experiments with AR at the Stade de France for Coupe de France 2021

Written on May 27, 2021 at 15:20, by

At the French Cup final between Monaco and Paris St Germain, France Télévisions experimented with 3D augmented reality (AR) technology from XD Motion. Known locally as the Coupe de France, the French Cup final, which took place on 19 May, saw France Télévisions in association with the French Football Federation (FFF) using XD Motion’s X […]  More

LiveLike expands with new European office in Portugal

Written on May 27, 2021 at 14:01, by

LiveLike has opened a new flagship office in Lisbon, Portugal. This physical footprint in Europe marks an expansion of the company in the region, where it plans to continue its significant growth. The office is also a strategic milestone, meant to attract more engineering talent from the continent as well as tap into the expertise […]  More

Monterosa unveils Interaction Cloud real-time engagement platform

Written on May 26, 2021 at 15:00, by

Monterosa has launched Monterosa Interaction Cloud, a real-time engagement SaaS platform that it says helps to make audiences more valuable through loyalty, first-party data and commerce. Monterosa technology is trusted to power high-profile properties for customers including Vodafone, EA Sports and Liverpool Football Club. In 2020, the company saw a 200% increase in unique users […]  More

Telefónica invests in MediaKind’s Aquila On-Demand to enhance its Movistar+ VOD experience

Written on May 26, 2021 at 14:53, by

MediaKind has been selected by Telefónica to enhance the video-on-demand (VOD) offerings of Movistar+, the Spanish telco’s pay-TV subscription service. MediaKind’s Aquila On-Demand solution will be deployed to deliver rapid asset processing of Movistar+’s on-demand OTT and IPTV content, encompassing transcoding, transformation, packaging and delivery capabilities. Aquila On-Demand will enable Telefónica to add several new […]  More