Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Vitec to showcase its IPTV and digital signage solution for sports venues at SVG NYC Summit

Vitec, a provider of advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, has announced it will demonstrate the comprehensive capabilities of its award-winning IPTV and digital signage solution for sports venues at the Sports Video Group (SVG) Summit at stand 28 on 11-12 December at the New York Hilton Hotel. “Our EZ TV platform has set the […]  More

The European Tour joins forces with Tata Communications to usher in a new digital era for golf

The European Tour has partnered with Tata Communications, a global provider of network, cloud and mobility services, to build a best-in-class global technology platform that will help to underpin the digital transformation of the sport and help attract new, younger fans to the sport. As the Official Global Connectivity Supplier of the European Tour, Tata […]  More

Avid’s new video-over-IP interface delivers more flexible and efficient connectivity

Avid has unveiled Avid Artist | DNxIP, the latest addition to the Avid I/O family of hardware interfaces. The new portable interface enables broadcasters and large post production facilities to connect their entire studios over IP for greater flexibility and efficiency.  Built in partnership with AJA and powered by MediaCentral, an open, tightly integrated and […]  More

ChyronHego names Boromy Ung as chief product officer

ChyronHego has announced the appointment of Boromy Ung as chief product officer, reporting to president and CEO Johan Apel. As leader of ChyronHego’s global product management division, Ung has taken charge of the vision and roadmap for the company’s award-winning family of solutions for live television, news, and sports production. “These are exciting times at […]  More

Riedel’s Artist powers communications network and CCTV system for Zurich’s Gigantic Street Parade

Riedel Communications’ Artist digital matrix intercom system provided a comprehensive and reliable radio communications infrastructure for the 26th annual Zurich Street Parade, a 2.4  kilometre celebration of peace, love, and techno music that drew more than 900,000 revellers to the city’s streets on 12 August. Riedel worked with Security & Safety Zurich to deploy a […]  More

ADI and Supponor honoured for virtual hybrid LED tech at 2017 Football Business Awards

Stadium technology specialist, ADI, together with augmented reality virtualisation expert, Supponor, have won the Best Use of Technology award at the 2017 Football Business Awards. The award, presented at a ceremony in London on 2 November, recognises the impact of Virtual Hybrid digiBOARD technology, which blends ADI’s perimeter LED hardware with Supponor’s virtual replacement advertising […]  More

Ericsson Broadcast and Media Services becomes Red Bee Media

Ericsson is renaming its Broadcast and Media Services business to Red Bee Media, effective from 9 November 2017. The Red Bee Media name and brand identity will apply to all of Ericsson’s Broadcast and Media Services businesses worldwide. As part of this change Red Bee Media is now an independent business fully owned by Ericsson […]  More