Recent Posts by Jo Ruddock

Cerberus Tech partners with Ateme to bring broadcast-quality compression to Livelink IP platform

Cerberus Tech has integrated Ateme’s Titan video processing solution into its Livelink IP delivery platform. The Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Livelink platform is said to reduce the cost of contribution by allowing broadcasters to self-manage IP feeds, from any location to any destination. It enables customers to transport live linear and OTT content from […]  More

Ross Production Services chooses Calrec for all live and esports output

Ross Production Services (RPS) recently purchased its fifth 96-channel Calrec Brio audio console to standardise on Calrec technology. The new Brio is installed in one of RPS’s six-camera OB sprinter vans, part of the division’s fleet of eight trucks. With this purchase, three of the trucks now have Calrec Brios – including its 12-camera 40-foot […]  More

Signiant acquires Levels Beyond

Signiant has acquired Levels Beyond, the company behind the Reach Engine media workflow software suite. Levels Beyond’s talent and technology will be used to extend the functionality of Signiant’s SaaS platform, adding new capabilities for simplifying and modernising media workflows. Commenting on the company’s second acquisition of 2021, Margaret Craig, CEO of Signiant, said: “By […]  More

Kameraproduksjon equips OB truck with TSL control and monitoring solutions

Kameraproduksjon, a technical supplier of OB and multi-camera services across Norway, has invested in a range of TSL products for its 4K HDR OB truck, the UHD2. Built with flexibility in mind, the UHD2 has been used in a variety of applications from one-man productions to larger productions with 10 camera chains. The truck features […]  More

Busy times ahead for Vidi with Winter Olympics and Arab Cup on the agenda

Vidi is gearing up for a busy few months, with its services utilised at the Arab Cup, which starts in Doha on 30 November, and at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. In addition to providing metro connections in Europe, Vidi is also providing exhibition equipment and qualified engineering services directly on site for the […]  More

LaLiga opens bidding process to sell media rights in Spain for up to five seasons from 2022-23

LaLiga has opened the bidding process for the exclusive sale of LaLiga Santander audiovisual rights in Spain, including Andorra, on non-exclusive terms. These rights cover a period of up to five seasons, from 2022-23 until 2026-27. The audiovisual content is divided into seven options, each one made up of several lots, intended for both terrestrial […]  More

Creative Technology delivers student day at Resonance ahead of Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Sports Technology (ST), the specialist major multi-sports division of Creative Technology (CT), has been appointed Official Provider of Large Video Screens and Audio Services for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Alongside LED and PA systems in the majority of the venues, ST will provide a broad range of audio-visual services including a flexible signal distribution […]  More

Studio Berlin relies on Apantac KVM over IP system in Ü10 OB truck

Studio Berlin’s new 24-camera UHD/HDR OB van Ü10 has been begun operations complete with a KVM over IP system from Apantac. Broadcast Solutions Produkte & Service, the subsidiary of Broadcast Solutions, is the German distributor for Apantac’s KVM and multiviewer solutions and supervised the implementation together with the Broadcast Solutions project team. Flexibility of the workstations and control […]  More

Media Links’ CMO John Dale updates industry on interoperable WAN/LAN transport of JPEG-XS compressed video

Media Links chief marketing officer John Dale has been chairing the JPEG-XS Activity Group within the Video Services Forum (VSF), supporting industry interoperability. JPEG-XS is an ISO/IEC compression standard for low-latency, real-time video applications and offers visually lossless quality with low processing complexity. It encodes video imagery within milliseconds and can compress full bandwidth signals […]  More

Ben Johnson joins SailGP as SVP, strategy and commercial development

SailGP has hired Ben Johnson as SVP, strategy and commercial development to lead North America and support the league’s global expansion. Since launching in 2018, SailGP has delivered incredible live racing action at dozens of iconic locations, broadcasting in more than 175 global markets to over 256 million homes on channels including CBS and CBS […]  More