Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

SVG Europe sit down: Vislink chief exec Mickey Miller on riding a wave of wireless video innovation

Tackling the role of chief executive during a pandemic is never part of the plan but that’s just what Vislink CEO Mickey Miller did, arriving in January and immediately being thrust into entirely new challenges for one of the industry’s leading providers of digital microwave and wireless video systems. But he and the team have […]  More

Sports OTT Forum: Olympic Channel’s Mark Parkman on COVID-19, trying new things and going beyond lockdown

In conversation with SVG editorial director Ken Kerschbaumer, Olympic Channel general manager Mark Parkman discusses how his team responded to the coronavirus pandemic, tried out some new things, and made the most of remote production. The conversation then looks at the bigger picture for sports OTT and streaming and takes a peek at what might […]  More

Panasonic makes use of ST 2110 to open up new live workflows with KAIROS

Panasonic has launched a next-generation live production platform, based on a IT/IP video processing core, that charts a new course for the company. KAIROS offers an open architecture system for live video switching with complete input and output flexibility, resolution and format independence, maximum CPU/GPU processor utilization and virtually unlimited ME scalability. “KAIROS is introduced […]  More

Dalet acquires Ooyala Flex Media Platform for OTT and digital media workflows

Dalet has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Ooyala Flex Media Platform business in a deal that includes the Ooyala Flex Media Platform as well as Ooyala personnel across sales, marketing, engineering, professional services, and support. The Ooyala Flex Media Platform, which is sold primarily as a subscription/SaaS offering, is a solution for servicing […]  More

Live from FIFA Women’s World Cup: One last push from TV teams for the tournament final

Sunday night’s FIFA Women’s World Cup final between the Netherlands and the United States brought to a close a month-long showcase for some of the best athletes in the world. Ratings have been up, often impressively, compared to 2015. The quality of play and competitiveness of the matches has also improved. And for the team […]  More