Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, Editorial Director, Europe

Chief, Gearhouse, HyperActive and Input come together as Gravity Media

Four broadcast and production houses – Gearhouse Broadcast, Hyperactive Broadcast, Input Media and Chief Entertainment – owned by Gravity Media Group will now trade under the brand name of ‘Gravity Media’. All Gravity Media companies around the world are making this transition and will go to market as a single brand with a bold new […]  More

Eurovision Services to implement BISS-CA encryption next year

Eurovision Services has announced it will implement BISS-CA encryption across its Eurovision Global Network from 2020. After extensive testing and evaluation of available encryption systems, Eurovision Services has decided to adopt the BISS-CA protocol alongside its existing proprietary HMCrypt system as the main technologies to protect transmissions on the Eurovision Global Network originating in teleports, […]  More

Latest JT-NM tested results for SMPTE ST 2110 now available

At the recent IP Showcase at IBC2019, AIMS showcased the results of the second JT-NM Tested program, giving insight into the readiness of products that support the SMPTE ST 2110 suite and JT-NM TR-1001-1. Visitors got a firsthand look at vendors that have implemented the new JT-NM TR-1001-1 specification and participated in third-party testing of […]  More

NEP UK launches education awards to attract new broadcast technology engineers

NEP UK has launched a new set of awards designed to highlight and reward nascent engineering talent in the UK. The NEP UK Education Awards scheme, which offers prizes including an entry-level position at NEP UK and mentorships, is part of the company’s ongoing educational outreach, which also provides a mentoring scheme and the annual […]  More

Zero6 OB truck rolls out at Mediaset’s Eurogames 2019 for Soul Movie

Italy’s Video Progetti has completed the systems integration of Zero6, the latest addition to Soul Movie’s outside broadcast fleet. Soul Movie is headquartered in Rome with offices in Milan. Zero6 has already been put to use for the production of Mediaset’s Eurogames 2019 (the new name for Giochi Senza Frontiere/Games Without Frontiers/Jeux Sans Frontiers) – […]  More

RMG wins extended Meydan production and distribution deal with support from Timeline TV

Racecourse Media Group (RMG) has been awarded a further two-year contract by Meydan Group to provide production and distribution of the next two full horseracing seasons at Meydan Racecourse. The season is now underway and culminates with the US$35m Dubai World Cup card on 28 March 28 – recognised as the most international and valuable […]  More

FutureSport 2019: Title Sponsor Telstra to lead out Chelsea FC event

SVG Europe is pleased to announce that Telstra has taken the Title Sponsorship for FutureSport, which will take place 26 November at Stamford Bridge in London. The SVG Europe team looks to be on target for a record FutureSport attendance, as over 250 senior sports broadcast professionals have already registered with over one month to […]  More