Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

EMG and Simply Live team for affordable remote VAR over public internet

Euro Media Group (EMG) has launched a fully cloud-based video review solution for video assistant referee (VAR) with Simply Live. The new combined technology means that VAR match officials can work remotely from anywhere with internet access. Spurred on by the COVID-19 pandemic, EMG and Simplylive have worked together to develop and deploy a cloud-based […]  More

Italian regional PBS RAS goes live with Synamedia virtualised DCM

Italian regional public service broadcaster RAS has gone live with Synamedia’s virtualised digital content manager (DCM) as it prepares to migrate from DVB-T SD/HD to DVB-T2/HEVC HD services by June 2022. Since deploying Synamedia’s futureproof software-centric DCM solution, RAS has the flexibility to transition smoothly to the new standards within this deadline. RAS is using Synamedia DCM for satellite input and DVB-T transmissions and virtualised […]  More

Grass Valley launches business continuity initiative to support customers

Grass Valley has launched a business continuity initiative designed to help customers throughout the COVID-19 crisis. With the aim of helping to protect broadcasters, content owners and production companies, giving them enhanced operational support options and free access to selected services, Grass Valley is stepping up its commitment to supporting the media industry by providing […]  More

Grabyo announces Reuters partnership for remote live stream publishing

Grabyo has announced a global partnership with Reuters that enables news organisations, broadcasters and publishers to remotely edit and publish live video from Reuters Connect in real-time. With the current COVID-19 pandemic, the continued distribution of both live news broadcasts and real time content is of paramount importance. The partnership simplifies the way distributed news […]  More

Inter Miami partners with Grabyo for Twitch Stream Aid 2020 broadcast

While Major League Soccer (MLS) continues to practice social distancing, Inter Miami CF partnered with Grabyo to remotely broadcast live to Twitch’s Stream Aid 2020. The 12 hour long event brought together the worlds of gaming, music, and sports to benefit the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund. Using Grabyo’s cloud-based live production platform, Grabyo Producer, Inter […]  More

Zixi announces remote monitoring operations webinar

Zixi, the provider of live broadcast-quality video over IP, is running an industry-focused webinar on Tuesday 31 March showing how to quickly pivot from on-premises production and control rooms to remote virtualised broadcast operations from home using its software-defined video platform. Zixi’s software-defined video platform and Zen Master, a virtual control plane, allow remote users […]  More

disguise software update powers next level of AR experiences for home and live audiences

disguise, a solution specialist for creative and technical professionals, has released r17.1, an update to its award-winning software, coinciding with the launch of a six month free licence for its Designer software. Built with disguise’s community of artists and technicians at its heart, r17.1 dramatically enhances the augmented reality (AR) workflow so that its community […]  More