Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Media Links drives 100bn bits per second to network edge for remote production

As demand surges for higher bandwidth at the network edge in order to transport more and more media channels, Media Links is introducing its new MD8000-100G Edition. Under the hood of the new MD8000-100G is an integrated 100Gbps Switch and Network Interface Controller, representing a 10X bandwidth increase from 10Gbps to 100Gbps. The Network Interface […]  More

Grass Valley plans virtual spring updates in lieu of NAB

Grass Valley has stated it is set to engage with customers and prospects virtually in a series of events branded GV Live Presents. Multiple events have already been scheduled to provide useful information to Grass Valley customers and prospects as they deal with the unprecedented global crisis and to enable a unique type of engagement with […]  More

Mobile Viewpoint announces webinars around its AI technology starting Thursday

Mobile Viewpoint is running a series of short “soundbite” webinars  around the company’s artificial intelligence (AI) technology. These webinars began yesterday afternoon, 26 March, with a look at Mobile Viewpoint’s IQ-Sports Producer (IQSP). IQSP is an AI solution for professionally live streaming and recording sports games without the need of an onsite production team. The […]  More

Ateme announces series of interactive sessions to help support customers

To understand the needs of its customers and to provide support as the world locks down, Ateme has announced it is kicking off a series of interactive web sessions during which its experts will deliver tailored communication on various key topics, as well as discussing its latest solutions and innovations. During this challenging period, Ateme […]  More

Noah Media Group acquires international sales rights for Australian Football League documentary

Noah Media Group, sports documentary feature production company, has announced that it has acquired international sales rights (excluding Australia, Canada, the UK and airlines,) to Daniel Gordon’s feature documentary, The Australian Dream, about the Australian Football League legend, Adam Goodes. Noah Media Group will sell the film through its international sales and distribution arm Noah X. This […]  More

The FA’s director of women’s football backs 2020 Tokyo Olympics postponement

Following the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decision to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympics until the summer of 2021 as a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic, the Football Association’s (FA) director of women’s football has stated it was the right decision. The FA’s director of women’s football, Sue Campbell, said in a statement: “The health of everyone […]  More

Spanish broadcaster betevé and TVU Networks team for expanded 5G transmissions

The Barcelona public broadcaster betevé is using TVU Networks technology to transmit content over 5G networks, it has been announced. Betevé, formerly BTV, was the first broadcaster in Spain to use the digital terrestrial television (DTT) transmission system and deploys only electric cars as newsgathering vehicles. A 5G antennae was recently installed in the city’s […]  More

Movicom seeking to provide freelance staff with alternative employment during COVID-19 crisis

Movicom is looking to find alternative ways of providing employment for those freelance staff who would ordinarily be covering international sporting events for the company. In a statement, the company said: “The global pandemic is drastically affecting the whole broadcast industry. Movicom, as an organisation, is trying to address these challenges, meet the needs of our clients, […]  More

NativeWaves looks to audience personalisation to take sports forward in days of isolation

NativeWaves has stated that after the vital job of keeping family and colleagues safe from infection, the next focus for broadcasters needs to be on audience personalisation for sports. On the most important message from NativeWaves to its customers and partners around Europe in light of the coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic, Christof Haslauer, CTO, at NativeWaves, told […]  More