Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, SVG Editorial Director

Okko Sport in Russia embraces WSC Sports for highlights production

Okko Sport, the Russian subscription-based sports broadcaster, has inked a deal with WSC Sports that will see the two companies work together to develop innovative solutions that they hope will disrupt the OTT and sports fan experiences in the Russian market. Okko Sport, the official Russian broadcaster of the English Premier League, Major League Soccer […]  More

Telestream Vantage offers direct publishing to platform

Telestream has rolled out a new option for the Vantage media processing platform that enables direct publishing to’s cloud-based collaborative platform. With the Vantage Connector for, media files and metadata processed by Vantage in preparation for collaborative editing can now be automatically dropped directly into user folders for seamless collaboration and review […]  More

Cobalt’s new up/down/cross converter supports four independent signal paths

Cobalt Digital has launched its 9905-MPX up/down/cross converter that can handle 3G, HD, and quad SDI. The next-generation advanced scaler/frame synchroniser for the openGear platform was developed in direct response to customer requests for one module that supports four independent signal paths. “Cobalt has been building products since 1997 based not only on current industry […]  More

Sportel Monaco postponed until 22-24 February 2021

While travel restrictions and COVID-fears are forcing the cancellation of some the world’s largest trade shows, Monaco Mediax remains on track by postponing its flagship event, Sportel Monaco, which was scheduled to be held in the Principality of Monaco from 26 to 28 October 2020. The internationally renowned convention will now be held from 22 […]  More

HBS Broadcast Academy discusses future of commentating, 15 September

The Broadcast Academy from HBS will continue with its virtual panel discussions and educational efforts on 15 September with a look at how commentators and on-air broadcasters approach their craft.  The session will discuss the impact of Covid-19 on both editorial and practical aspects of broadcasting, focusing on live sports commentating, the changing role of […]  More