Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

SVG Europe Women Virtual Wellbeing announces Liberation: A freedom model for good stress

SVG Europe Women Virtual Wellbeing has announced its first workshop of 2021, which aims to help participants cope better with stress. Liberation: A freedom model for good stress will take place on 11 February 2021 at 10am (UK time). Special guest speaker, chartered and counselling psychologist Sarah Hosken, will take participants through a view of […]  More

UHD broadcasts for WDR’s latest OB truck powered by Riedel

German public broadcaster WDR is among the first European customers to adopt Riedel Communications’ new MediorNet MicroN UHD media distribution and processing device, in its latest outside broadcast truck. WDR is deploying 13 MicroN UHD devices to support live HD and UHD broadcasts using Ü3, the broadcaster’s newest OB truck. Broadcast Solutions, a Germany-based systems […]  More

Ramping up the locked down fight night experience at UFC with Grabyo

Delivering a successful social strategy for UFC was more vital in 2020 than ever before for the mixed martial arts (MMA) firm. With fans unable to attend fight nights thanks to lockdowns, the content and production staff at UFC had to bring the entire experience to fans on connected platforms, remotely. Move to the cloud […]  More

RMC Sport to show all UFC events in France in new broadcast partnership

Mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation UFC has announced a new broadcast partnership with Altice Médias-owned RMC Sport. The broadcaster will show all UFC events in France, including French Overseas territories and Monaco exclusively, plus Andorra, Luxembourg, Belgium, Switzerland and Mauritius non-exclusively. The prelims will also be aired when there is a local French athlete competing. […]  More

Moov returns to SVG Europe with Gold Sponsorship and graphic goals for 2021

UK-based sports and event graphics company Moov has returned to the SVG Europe fold as a Gold Sponsor. Established in 2000, Moov offers an array of services to domestic and international broadcasters including BBC, BT Sport, ITV and Amazon Prime. It has contributed to many high-profile sporting events including the Olympics, Wimbledon and the Champions […]  More

ITV to bring niche live streaming sports content to viewers with Vualto

British broadcaster ITV has implemented technology from live and on-demand video streaming and DRM provider Vualto to help deliver niche live streamed events, as well as protect content. In order to drive incremental views and enable the broadcasting of more niche events via the ITV Hub, the partnership with Vualto will allow ITV to explore […]  More

Denmark’s European Tour Production goes for Riedel’s Bolero

Danish production rental company European Tour Production (ETP) has chosen Riedel Communications’ Bolero as its wireless intercom solution. ETP is able to offer its clients a native IP wireless comms solution that delivers good coverage and reliability, voice quality and the flexibility to handle any size and type of production, using Bolero. Founded in 1994, […]  More

Dolby Atmos added to Tag Video Systems monitoring and multiviewer solution

Streaming broadcasters are now able to monitor live immersive audio, including Dolby Atmos encoded audio, as Tag Video Systems has announced that its MCM-9000 monitoring and multiviewer platform now supports Dolby Atmos. The enhancement allows broadcasters to verify, validate and ensure error-free video and audio content delivery for MPEG-TS and OTT sources. Tag’s MCM-9000 is […]  More