Monthly Archives: May 2021

Motion Impossible’s Virtual Production Suite awarded Epic Games MegaGrant

Written on May 26, 2021 at 13:57, by

Motion Impossible has been awarded an Epic MegaGrant to help in the further development of its new Virtual Production Suite (VPS), which is being designed to help camera operators and DPs around the world simulate scenes with the Agito radio-controlled camera platform as part of pre-viz or tech-viz production processes. The Epic MegaGrants are part […]  More

Media Links partners with Seiko Solutions and Mainichi for IP transmission demonstration of ISDB-T broadcast signals

Written on May 26, 2021 at 13:46, by

Media Links, in partnership with Seiko Solutions and Mainichi Broadcasting System, have successfully conducted a unique demonstration of IP transmission of the Integrated Services Digital Broadcasting –Terrestrial (ISDB-T) standard using Precision Time Protocol over a single frequency network (SFN). ISDB-T is a Japanese standard for digital television used by the country’s television networks. The three […]  More

Berny Carpenter joins TSL Products

Written on May 26, 2021 at 12:56, by

TSL Products has appointed Berny Carpenter as audio product manager. He will focus on continuing the brand’s tradition of developing broadcast solutions and bringing new audio products to market. “Berny Carpenter joins us at an exciting time for TSL as our R&D team delivers an advanced technology platform that will see a multitude of new products […]  More

IQ Video Solutions launches entry-level AI platform for capturing live sports

Written on May 26, 2021 at 12:38, by

IQ Video Solutions (IQ-VS), a brand of Mobile Viewpoint, has launched IQ Club, the latest in a series of AI-driven platforms for automating the live streaming of sports and for populating sports analysis platforms without the need of camera people. Artificial intelligence is gaining adoption in the sports world, and is viewed by many as […]  More

Max Sport to exclusively broadcast LaLiga in Bulgaria for next five seasons

Written on May 26, 2021 at 12:28, by

Max Sport has acquired the broadcasting rights for LaLiga Santander in Bulgaria for the next five seasons; it has been the home of the Spanish football league for the last three seasons. From the new season onwards parent company A1’s sport channels will be the only media outlet to broadcast matches from LaLiga in Bulgaria until […]  More

Tennis Channel calls on Deltatre to revamp website and app

Written on May 26, 2021 at 11:38, by

Deltatre has been chosen by Tennis Channel to create and maintain a new Tennis.com digital ecosystem to bring the best of tennis to millions of fans across the globe. Tennis.com is the world’s most trafficked tennis website. The new digital properties are powered by Deltatre’s Forge sport-focused publishing platform. Tennis Channel turned to Deltatre as part […]  More

Object Matrix upgrades BT TV’s storage for video on demand

Written on May 26, 2021 at 11:26, by

Object Matrix has delivered an additional 600 terabyte node for BT TV’s existing MatrixStore On-Prem object storage solution. This has enabled BT TV to migrate content from the six MatrixStore nodes being decommissioned. The recent upgrade increases the capacity of the existing solution, also saving power and rack space by replacing six legacy nodes with […]  More

Ateme transcoders support first Huawei Cloud live sports video project in Brazil

Written on May 26, 2021 at 11:23, by

Huawei Cloud has successfully implemented Ateme transcoders to support its new OTT video services deployed in the company’s cloud environment. The Huawei Cloud Elastic Cloud Server (ECS) is a platform for content and service providers to access scalable cloud servers, as well as a reliable, secure, flexible and efficient application environment in the cloud for […]  More

Champions League final: BT Sport slims down for beefed-up remote coverage

Written on May 26, 2021 at 09:00, by

When Chelsea take on Manchester City in this weekend’s all-English UEFA Champions League final, the UK’s broadcast rights holder BT Sport will be there, providing unilateral coverage of the game with a beefed-up remote production operation that has multiple redundancy and less crew and staff on-site than in previous years. Augmenting the Mediapro-produced world feed, […]  More

15 years of Sportcast: Celebrating the anniversary of the DFL subsidiary

Written on May 26, 2021 at 08:01, by

‘Liga founds own TV production company’. That was the heading of a press release published by the Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) one Friday in April 2006. The wholly-owned subsidiary would produce the images from the matches in the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 and make them available to television partners from the 2006-07 season, the press […]  More