Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

LTN Global acquires remote production and 4K company DTAGS

LTN Global, the provider of media technology and video transport network solutions, has announced that it has filled the 4K gap in its portfolio through the acquisition of DTAGS, a 4K remote production and broadcast transmission company. The acquisition strengthens LTN with a portfolio of scalable 4K remote production, post production, and transmission workflows for […]  More

First-ever electric powerboat world championship announced in Monaco with UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series

The world’s first electric powerboat championship, the UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series, has been launched today. It is being developed under the Formula E banner featuring closely alongside new motorsport series, Extreme E, and in association with SailGP. At the Monaco Yacht Club it was announced that the UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series […]  More

Asociación de Clubs de Baloncesto partners with WSC Sports to automate highlight creation and engage fans

One of Europe’s top basketball leagues has used technology from WSC Sports to grow its social media following, create new revenue opportunities and engage fans more during lockdown. Asociación de Clubs de Baloncesto (ACB) is a professional basketball organisation that regulates the Spanish basketball league, known as Liga Endesa, as well as Copa del Rey […]  More

CenturyLink rebrands as Lumen Technologies

CenturyLink has rebranded to Lumen Technologies. As Lumen, the company will help lead enterprises through the challenges and opportunities of the fourth industrial revolution, a time when smart, connective devices are everywhere. Lumen aims to bring a new focus to how it views the marketplace and the world with the purpose to further human progress […]  More

International Hockey Federation launches Watch.Hockey app to create universal home of hockey

The International Hockey Federation (FIH), the world’s governing body for the sport of hockey, has launched a fan engagement app that creates a new digital home of hockey for the millions of hockey fans, players and officials worldwide. Developed with Nagra, Watch.Hockey launched on 17 September. It is free of charge on the Apple App […]  More

How, when, why and what: Behind the scenes on SES’ new Stockley Park facility

SVG Europe recently caught up with Susanna Mandel-Mantello, vice president and head of sales, sports and events at SES, to discuss the company’s new sports and event broadcasting centre at Stockley Park in London. The new facility has been designed to help broadcasters deliver content as sports make their comeback across Europe, following lockdown, helping […]  More