Monthly Archives: September 2021

AE Live to deliver remote graphics for BT Sport’s Premier League coverage

Written on September 30, 2021 at 17:22, by

AE Live (AE), the broadcast graphics solutions company, has agreed a deal that will see it deliver graphics services to BT Sport remotely from its UK office. For the start of the 2021-2022 football season, AE operators have been delivering match and presentation graphics for BT’s Premier League football coverage from a newly built Graphics […]  More

Harry Kane ranked most bankable athlete in UK; Messi and Ronaldo top global list

Written on September 30, 2021 at 15:03, by

Harry Kane is the UK’s most popular sports star in 2021, according to analysis from the 2021 Global Sports Survey conducted by consulting firm Altman Solon. The survey analysis also quantifies the significant financial effects of global stars – like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo – on sports teams. “Sport has long been defined by […]  More

Eleven picks up Premier League rights for Portugal in three-year deal

Written on September 30, 2021 at 14:20, by

Eleven Portugal has secured the rights to show the English Premier League for three seasons from 2022-23. The deal will see the OTT and linear broadcaster deliver live and exclusive coverage of all 380 Premier League matches. The live coverage will be supplemented by expert analysis, local commentary, and interviews. The rights are currently held by […]  More

Whitepaper: The Business Case for Broadcast Cameras

Written on September 30, 2021 at 14:10, by

Grass Valley has published a whitepaper on buying cameras for TV production, including sports. Written by Ronny van Geel, director of product management, Cameras, Grass Valley, the ‘Business Case for Broadcast Cameras’ looks at how purchasing cameras represents a significant investment on the part of any content creator. The author writes: “As you investigate the […]  More

Sky Sport Summit 2021: Data and 5G to the fore as the DACH sports broadcasting community meets in Munich

Written on September 30, 2021 at 12:16, by

This week’s Sky Sport Summit, in cooperation with SVG Europe, was a hotbed of debate and discussion about the latest sports broadcasting trends, from practical uses of 5G and data to vertical mobile viewing and attracting new talent to the industry. On 27 September, the Sky Sport Summit 2021 took place at the Dolby Cinema […]  More

Studio Berlin outsources technology as it expands OB van fleet with UHD HDR U10

Written on September 30, 2021 at 11:59, by

Germany-based TV production services company Studio Berlin has commissioned a new UHD HDR OB van, the U10, which has already been successfully used in the live production of the German Television Awards (RTL). With approximately 60sqm of working space the OB van offers up to 26 people sufficient space for a relaxed working atmosphere. It […]  More

Korean Racing Authority bets on AJA Ki Pro Go to streamline recording

Written on September 30, 2021 at 10:50, by

Korean Racing Authority (KRA) is the lead horse racing company in the nation, hosting equestrian races and recreational events across venues in Seoul, Busan and Jeju. During a recent broadcast system upgrade, the Busan branch of the KRA installed two AJA Ki Pro Go digital recorders to streamline failproof primary and backup H.264 recording to […]  More

SES joins forces with SoftBank to deliver live sporting events into Japan

Written on September 30, 2021 at 10:45, by

Japanese sports fans will be able to enjoy more premium sports content as telecom carrier SoftBank has partnered with SES for the aggregation and delivery of live sporting events to its corporate customers, such as TV stations and video distribution companies. Under the new agreement, SES will leverage its diverse global infrastructure of multi-orbit satellite […]  More

Arcadyan and Sceenic partner to offer Watch Together experience

Written on September 30, 2021 at 10:39, by

Arcadyan’s new set-top boxes are now enabled with Sceenic Watch Together as a pre-integrated offering. This brings operators a step closer to audiences with an out-of-the-box solution that allows the end user to invite family and friends to join them remotely. The Watch Together experience is powered by the STB, which now includes a camera and voice technologies, enabling viewers to video chat simultaneously while watching a shared experience with their friends and loved ones. “Continuing to work and develop products with the end user in […]  More

Sky Sport Summit 2021: Picture gallery from the 27 September event in Munich

Written on September 30, 2021 at 10:32, by

The Sky Sport Summit 2021, in cooperation with SVG Europe, took place at the Dolby Cinema in central Munich on 27 September and featured contributions from Sky Germany, the German Football League (Deutsche Fußball Liga – DFL), UEFA, Sportcast, Dolby, FC Cologne and more. Around 80 participants took advantage of the full day’s event to […]  More