Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

Major T&M play as Leader Electronics acquires Phabrix

Japanese company Leader Electronics has acquired UK-based Phabrix, a manufacturer of video and audio broadcast test and measurement instruments. Phabrix was established in 205 and employs a dedicated team of R&D, sales, manufacturing, support, and administration personnel, operating from its headquarters in the UK. The acquisition will see both companies continue with existing product lines […]  More

Sport Innovation Summit Milan: HDR production experience provides directions for the future

At the recent Sport Innovation Summit in Milan hosted by Sky Italia in association with SVG Europe, a Women in Sport panel was moderated by Serena Chaima. The other panelists from Sky were Paola Formenti, Martina Maestri and Cristina Villella from Sky. A Sustainability in Sports Production discussion was chaired by Manuela Baraschi, head of […]  More

United advances remote production in the Netherlands with SDNsquare GRID

For the first time in Dutch TV history, a live programme has been remotely produced using an entirely SMPTE 2110 IP-based infrastructure thanks to Belgian media networking and storage company SDNsquare. Media production service provider United produced Talpa Media’s ‘Koffietijd’ (‘Time for Coffee’) and ‘5 uur live’ (‘5 o’clock Live’) from United’s remote centre in the […]  More

NEP Connect selects Net Insight for extension of football stadium media network in England and Wales

NEP Connect has chosen Net Insight’s media transport technology for the extension of its live sports contribution network in England and Wales. The company is adding to its Nimbra-based contribution network, called Anylive, throughout the UK, connecting all 72 English Football League (EFL) venues to a service that already includes Premier League stadiums. NEP Connect’s […]  More