Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, SVG Editorial Director

IBC 2018 in review: In a fragmented universe, knowledge is power

Last week, Amsterdam once again hosted the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC), giving sports-content creators from around the world a chance to come together and learn about the future of not only the sports industry but the entire broadcasting marketplace. The show certainly lived up to its name, offering a more international flavour than ever (thanks […]  More

IBC 2018 Reflections: Aperi’s Joop Janssen on the Present and Future of Virtualised Production

Aperi hit IBC with a demonstration of a live 4K production chain that relies on Aperi’s V-Stack, a FPGA-powered software platform that obviates the need for a number of dedicated hardware components. SVG had a chance to catch up with Joop Janssen, Aperi, CEO, about recent developments at the company, new partnerships, and the current […]  More

IBC 2018 Reflections: EVS VIA platform front and centre while PM-Z offers virtualisation

EVS wasn’t the only IBC exhibitor to feature esports athletes in action but its demo showed off the power of the DYVI production switcher, the company’s vision for IP workflows, and more. Nicolas Bourdon, EVS, SVP marketing, says the fit between a product like DYVI and the esports production community is a good fit, as […]  More

IBC 2018 Reflections: Ross Video’s David Ross on the Need to Provide Customers With All Options

Ross Video hit IBC with hot new products like the Carbonite Ultra production switcher, XPression graphics, and more. It also continues to make sure there are a number of different pathways available to its customers when it comes to deciding whether or not they want to embrace IP today. David Ross, CEO, and Stuart Russell, […]  More

Live from The Open: Busy summer for ACS continues with Asian Games and European Championships up next

Aerial Camera Systems (ACS) is coming off The Open Championship, where it had a number of specialty cameras in use at Carnoustie, and quickly turning around to support major productions at the Asian Games in Jakarta and the European Championships in Glasgow. “The Open dovetails straight into two other big events and then we get […]  More

Live from Wimbledon: IMG team embraces all-IP facility; Wimbledon Channel team free to roam

IMG’s team of 50, including 20 full-time staffers, is once again on hand at Wimbledon overseeing the production and distribution of the world feed, the Wimbledon Channel, the official 2018 film, and highlights. But there are some changes this year, most notably a state-of-the-art production facility and the decision to expand RF capabilities for the […]  More