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Tomorrow’s viewer and the promise of live IP production

By Norbert Paquet, head of live production solutions, Sony Professional Solutions Europe. ‘Agile’ is a word you’ll hear in practically every industry—and broadcasting is no exception. The hunt for ‘agility’ sits at the meeting point of budget pressures, technical innovation and growing consumer demands. And this sets the scene for the rise of IP technology. […]  More

Ross Video on engaging fans with connected in-stadia experiences

By Kevin Cottam, director of sports and live events, Ross Video The world of sports production has seen a number of important developments over the last decade and there’s no doubt that it’s an exciting and lucrative field to be working in. TV coverage of live sporting events has become increasingly sophisticated, and this in […]  More

Synamedia on going for gold in 2020 with live sports broadcasting

By James Clark, director, global security business development, Synamedia We’re out of the blocks, sprinting into another decade of sporting extravaganzas that will be watched by thrill seekers across the globe on an explosion of screens. The Tokyo Olympics is certain to be a TV highlight this year. The potential for the underdog to unearth […]  More

Telestream: Broadcasters must acknowledge new ways of content consumption

By Scott Puopolo, CEO, Telestream 2020 is set to become a pivotal year in the broadcast and electronic media markets. For some time new technologies have been evolving that present radically different ways to produce and consume content at home and on the move. However, it is not just a question of technology; a change […]  More

Verizon Media on going OTT with sports broadcasting

By Scott Goldman, director of product management, Verizon Media Platform The media landscape is changing and 2020 is going to be a momentous milestone for streaming particularly in the live sports arena. More and more streaming platforms are now bidding for and winning the rights to matches and games with the objective of becoming a major player […]  More

Looking at the key trends for sports video in 2020 with Harmonic

By Thierry Fautier, vice president, video strategy, Harmonic The world of sports video is moving at a rapid pace. Over the past year, we’ve seen an increase in the number of live OTT sports channels, and sports fans have shown a willingness to pay for premium video streaming experiences. There are a number of key […]  More

MediaKind looks at key trends in the sports broadcasting market for the next year

By Olie Baumann, lead engineer for Cygnus 360° events, MediaKind Disruption in the media industry is rife. Innovations and evolving consumer viewing habits are transforming our expectations of how live events, and in particular live sports, are watched. While sport remains the biggest draw for TV viewers worldwide, finding ways to deliver this video content […]  More

NEP outlines its vision for sports broadcasting in the next decade

By Brian Clark, director of sales, NEP UK, Donald Begg, director of technology, NEP UK, and Ben Tompsett, head of broadcast at Creative Technology Looking ahead at 2020 and beyond, one of the things we see is that remote production is going to become more mainstream. The production model is maturing all the time and, […]  More