Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

IBC 2019: Synamedia to launch new video network solutions 

At IBC, Synamedia will unveil a torrent of new additions to its video network (formerly video processing,) portfolio designed to ratchet up the quality and cost effectiveness of live streaming. New solutions will also help customers make more intelligent use of virtualisation and cloud, as well as smooth service providers’ infrastructure transformation journey to IP. […]  More

IBC 2019: Mobile Viewpoint to launch new features for VPilot suite

Mobile Viewpoint has announced significant new features for its VPilot live production platform, which will be showcased at IBC and at SVG Europe’s Sport Production Summit 2019. VPilot uses artificial intelligence (AI) to automate live productions and is now available in two specific configurations: a lite version which consists of three cameras, aimed at lone […]  More

IBC 2019: Finepoint Broadcast team gears up for busy show

Senior managers from Finepoint Broadcast will be in Amsterdam for the annual IBC exhibition of broadcast equipment, software and services. Key personnel attending include Giles Bendig, managing director, Clive Northen, hire manager, David Gill, broadcast sales manager, Andrew McKenzie, chief engineer, and Nico Iriate, hire coordinator. “IBC continues to be worthwhile for face-to-face networking and […]  More

IBC 2019: Videosys Broadcast set to unveil Stagebox in Amsterdam

Videosys Broadcast, a supplier of quality camera control systems, RF links and camera backs to outside broadcast providers, is launching Stagebox at IBC 2019 on stand 10.F21. Enabling the delivery of video, audio and data from A to B over fibre, Stagebox allows outside broadcast operators to multiplex all audio and video components (microphone, monitors, […]  More

IBC 2019: Tedial to showcase Version Factory upgrades 

Tedial, a MAM technology solutions specialist, is showing Tedial Version Factory upgrades for the first time in Europe, at IBC 2019 on stand 8.B44. Tedial Version Factory is a single efficient and cost effective workflow that supports millions of file inputs, transforming them to delivery configurations, ready to be distributed to multiple platforms from a […]  More

IBC 2019: Globecast announces Globecast Managed Cloud Network for cost effective sports feeds

Globecast has announced the launch of Globecast Managed Cloud Network (Globecast MCN), responding to pressures across the sports broadcasting market for more content more of the time, to affiliates and viewers. It will be showcasing the new network and its capabilities at IBC. For a sporting event Globecast MCN allows multiple additional feeds to be […]  More

Channel 4 extends relationship with Red Bee for playout and access

Channel 4 is extending its relationship with Red Bee Media, so the latter can deliver fully resilient dual site playout and access services for all the British broadcaster’s channels. In renewing the contracts, Channel 4 will be moving to Red Bee’s software-defined playout platform, which will be available for demonstrations at IBC 2019 in Amsterdam. […]  More

NEP UK goes for Phabrix  Qx to boost IP and 4K test and measurement capabilities on OBs for 2019 Rugby World Cup 

NEP UK has chosen Phabrix Qx rasterizers to boost the OB provider’s extensive inventory for its trucks and flypacks, for use at high profile events, which have already included Wimbledon and will soon include the 2019 Rugby World Cup. “We’ve been using Phabrix test and measurement solutions for around four years,” said Rob Newton, director […]  More

IBC 2019: Vizrt’s software defined visual storytelling tools extend Adobe Creative Cloud workflows

Vizrt, which provides tools that work hand-in-hand with the Adobe Creative Cloud, giving media companies efficient workflows for managing graphics and video throughout the production pipeline, is set to showcase products for the designer, journalist and editor at IBC. Designers using Vizrt’s real time 3D design application, Viz Artist, have greater flexibility thanks to integrations […]  More

CyanView joins SVG Europe as Sponsor to promote its technology across the region

Specialist in multi camera control over IP, CyanView, has joined SVG Europe as  the latest OB/SI Sponsor. The company, which was created in 2015, sells its technology in 20 markets. The company is also very active in ENG, D-cinema and other segments, which fall under the umbrella of tailormade solutions within the company. Commented David […]  More