Recent Posts by Heather McLean, Editor

Paris Saint-Germain FC implements AIM Sport’s Digital Overlay tech for geo-located ads

Paris Saint-Germain Football Club has announced a brand new Digital Overlay technology being rolled out at the home of the Club, Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris. New to France, this technology will allow for geo-location of advertising displayed on the LED screens surrounding the pitch. This new technology, being implemented in association with the […]  More

Plazamedia renews Gold sponsorship with SVG Europe

Plazamedia has announced it has renewed its Gold level sponsorship for SVG Europe, because of the organisation’s ability to bring together key players in the sports broadcast industry. Commented Jens Friedrichs, chairman at Plazamedia: “Last year, SVG Europe demonstrated yet again that it ranks among the most important networks in the industry. The quality of […]  More

Taking IP on the road with Grass Valley’s Jan-Pieter van Welsem

Grass Valley has taken IP on the road in the latest of its tours to inform customers about exactly what this technology can offer for broadcast production. Over the past 24 months there have been a number of high profile IP deployments in the European region, with broadcasters installing all-IP broadcast networks in their new […]  More

Aspera gets ready for another ‘golden’ year with SVG Europe

Aspera has announced it has renewed its Gold level membership with SVG Europe. Aspera’s patented technology accelerates the secure transfer of large files or data sets. The company, which has been part of IBM since 2014,  allows customers to access Aspera’s most advanced core technologies, features and capabilities, combining innovations with the company’s file transfer […]  More

HD+ viewers can now enjoy live Formula 1 in UHD with RTL UHD

European entertainment network Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland started broadcasting its Ultra HD channel RTL UHD to German viewers on 28 April, via SES’s HD platform HD+. The Ultra HD channel began with live transmission of the Formula 1 race from Baku, Azerbaijan, and will subsequently broadcast 17 races of the 2018 season, while distributing all the […]  More

CamSoda Legends brings MMA greats to world’s first interactive live broadcast

Today, CamSoda, a live cam platform, announced its first-ever mixed martial arts (MMA) event, CamSoda Legends. This continues Camsoda’s foray into original digital programming. The event, scheduled for 26 April in Fort Lauderdale, will be live streamed for free on Featured bouts on the stacked card include Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Ricco “Suave” Rodriguez taking on […]  More