Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Dejero and Intelsat Partner on a new solution to deliver video transmissions solution

Dejero, a provider in cloud-managed solutions that provide IP video transport and internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, has announced a partnership with Intelsat, a provider of integrated satellite communications. The collaboration provides broadcasters with a new blended cellular and Ku-band IP solution for live television coverage from remote locations. Dejero CellSat uses […]  More

Canon UK strengthens its pro video business with two senior appointments

Canon UK today announced a double appointment to its sales team, with Ian Barnard joining as its new sales director and Matthew Yates as its broadcast and video segment manager.  With a background as a senior international director, Barnard will be leading the sales of consumer and professional imaging products through multiple retail and B2B […]  More

Evertz supports Love Nature’s 4K television launch in Canada with UHD solution

Evertz Microsystems, provider of media and entertainment technology solutions, has announced that its UHD solution was selected by Blue Ant Media for its recently launched Love Nature 4K (Ultra-HD) linear TV channel in Canada, now available to subscribers on cable carrier, Videotron.  The new 4K channel offers the same line up of exclusive wildlife and […]  More

Megahertz redesigns infrastructure at BT’s corporate headquarter studio and auditorium

Megahertz, a partner for systems integration, today announced that, following a competitive tender, it has been chosen to drive the complete redesign and 1080p capable infrastructure upgrade of the studio and auditorium facilities at BT’s corporate head office in London. Work started in early August with only a five week window for completion. Not only […]  More

IBC’s Big Screen to explore future of camera and display tech plus business behind cinema

IBC today announced the details of its Big Screen programme, taking place in a specially built auditorium designed to IBC’s specifications and featuring the very latest in cinema technology. With the latest Dolby Vision dramatic imaging and Dolby Atmos immersive audio sound installation, the four day programme examines and demonstrates the hottest topics, themes, and […]  More

EVS technology enables 4K recording of BRICS China 2017

Chinese TV broadcasting company, the Xiamen Media Group, will implement EVS technology to deliver coverage of BRICS China 2017, the eighth annual meeting between Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. This important event in the region’s political schedules will be captured live in HD by XMG’s Xiamen TV. The programming will be broadcast on […]  More

Grass Valley ships more than 100 GV Korona production switcher units

Since unveiling the compact panel addition to its switcher line last year, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has shipped more than 100 GV Korona production switcher units to a wide range of production facilities including houses of worship, outside broadcast trucks and stadiums. This panel, claimed the company, is suited to small spaces and offers […]  More

Opta Sports partners with Sixty to deliver enhanced data powered services

Sixty today announced that it has partnered with live sports data company, Opta Sports, to enable its broadcasting customers to use Opta’s sports data analytics through Sixty’s interactive TV solution, Ease Live. The partnership will deliver engaging, interactive sports video broadcast experiences combining on-screen clickable graphics technology from Sixty with Opta’s comprehensive sports data services […]  More

NRK deployed LiveU and Radionor tech for Slow TV coverage of reindeer migration

Norway’s public broadcaster NRK selected LiveU and Radionor to provide groundbreaking Slow TV coverage of the annual reindeer migration across the Norwegian wilderness. The combined technologies allowed the broadcaster to create over 150 continuous hours of live programming across broadcast – NRK 2 – and online streaming through the north Norwegian wilderness that meant new […]  More