Monthly Archives: August 2021

Grass Valley and Telos Alliance bring integrated intercom to cloud production

Written on August 30, 2021 at 13:02, by

  In partnership with Telos Alliance, Grass Valley is releasing Telos Infinity VIP (Virtual Intercom Platform) on GV AMPP (Agile Media Processing Platform), a professional intercom solution for cloud-based media production workflows. Infinity VIP on AMPP supports essential intercom functionality that is already well known to production professionals, including partylines, IFBs, groups and peer-to-peer communication. […]  More

New opportunities: Turning the old Granada Studios into a new space for creative broadcast development

Written on August 26, 2021 at 16:01, by

The old Granada Studios, located on Quay Street in Manchester, were purpose-built in 1954 by founder Sidney Bernstein as part of Granada Television. Today, they are known as Manchester Studios, a space reborn and ready for a new creative community. The studios have been refurbished with state-of-the-art facilities to support today’s production requirements. fac365, which […]  More

Ekstraklasa kicks off Polish football season with Live Park covering all bases

Written on August 26, 2021 at 15:18, by

As Polish football federation Ekstraklasa kicked off the season on 23 July, production arm Ekstraklasa Live Park roared into action to bring all the drama on the pitch to football fans around the world. Ekstraklasa games run from Friday to Monday each week throughout the season. There are nine games per match week, yet no […]  More

Birmingham 2022 appoints Canon as Official Imaging Supporter to the Commonwealth Games

Written on August 26, 2021 at 13:02, by

Canon has been appointed as the Official Imaging Supporter for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. The company will use its imaging expertise to showcase the event and inspire people across the world, while also nurturing a new generation of sports fans. Through the sponsorship, Canon will demonstrate its full breadth of imaging technology by supporting […]  More

BT Sport to broadcast Hero Caribbean Premier League cricket

Written on August 26, 2021 at 11:05, by

BT Sport has secured a multi-year agreement to broadcast every ball of the 2021 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL). The three-week tournament which kicks off today (26 August), will see West Indies stars including Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran and Kieron Pollard, face off against each other. Cricket fans will be able to catch a host of […]  More

FloSports increases social ad revenue by 96% YoY during its coverage of the 2021 Tour De France

Written on August 26, 2021 at 10:59, by

Ahead of the 2021 Tour De France, FloSports, the streaming service which gives fans access to over 300,000 live and on-demand sporting events annually, partnered with Grabyo to deliver high-impact, real-time coverage of the Tour across social media. FloSports utilised Grabyo’s cloud video platform to deliver real-time Tour de France highlights across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram […]  More

Fujifilm and Tiger Bridge partner to offer secure and scaleable storage management and archiving solution

Written on August 26, 2021 at 10:54, by

Fujifilm and Tiger Technology have agreed a joint marketing alliance to provide business customers with a long-term, secure, and scalable storage management solution for the seamless movement of data from a primary storage tier to tape storage. Integrating Fujifilm’s Object Archive software with Tiger Technology’s Tiger Bridge software offers active archiving to tape while preserving […]  More

Darmah makes history with TV Azteca’s XR coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Written on August 26, 2021 at 10:41, by

Miami-based creative studio Darmah broke boundaries during the 2020 Summer Olympic Games when it went live with a full extended reality (XR) broadcast running a 4K workflow for TV Azteca Sports. The production, delivered by Darmah’s full turnkey dXR Stage, was powered by two disguise vx 4 media servers and six rx II render nodes, […]  More

Growth in SDVI Rally platform usage signals accelerating adoption of cloud-based media supply chains

Written on August 26, 2021 at 10:33, by

SDVI has disclosed that its usage metrics for the first half of 2021 from the Rally cloud-native media supply chain platform have surpassed equivalent metrics recorded for all of 2020. The dramatic uptick in hours of content managed and processed by Rally signals an accelerated shift among media businesses towards cloud-based media supply chain infrastructures […]  More

TAG’s MCM-9000 monitoring and multiviewer platform used in 5G-Virtuosa project

Written on August 26, 2021 at 09:59, by

TAG Video Systems’ MCM-9000 monitoring and multiviewer platform is being used in the EU’s 5G-Virtuosa project. Funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 initiative and driven by a consortium of international industry leaders, 5G-Virtuosa’s mission is to explore the potential of distributed IP production and how future technologies such as 5G and virtualisation can provide […]  More