Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, SVG Editorial Director

IBC 2019: EVS tackles automated production and machine learning

Innovative design and the latest technologies, including machine learning and native support for IP, are the driving force behind new production and storytelling solutions on show from EVS at IBC2019. A visit to stand 8.B90 will offer a chance to see the company’s future lean production solutions offering live production standards accessible at lower operational […]  More

IBC 2019: Telestream Wirecast Gear gets refresh to better meet streaming needs

Telestream media streaming and delivery technologies will introduce the latest version of Wirecast Gear, a new generation of the company’s award-winning live video streaming production hardware. The company says the powerful, purpose-built, and easy to use fully-configured workstation allows anyone to broadcast professional live productions in a matter of minutes. The new Wirecast Gear will […]  More

IBC 2019: Pliant CrewÇom wireless intercom offers enhanced headset

Pliant Technologies will feature the latest firmware update for its CrewCom wireless intercom system along with its newly enhanced SmartBoom series of headsets at IBC 2019 (Stand 10.F29). Pliant will also showcase new accessory products including its new Drop-in Charger, Fiber Hub, and FleXLR gender adapter, which provide a truly unique solution for customers using […]  More

Sports Content Management: Inside AI and machine-learning developments

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are among the industry’s hottest topics, and, for those involved in storing content, the technology’s potential has led to some sexy projects. Automated cutting of highlights, pattern and facial recognition to automate logging, and plenty of other applications have made headlines. But questions remain, and the work is still […]  More

Live from Wimbledon: NEP refines operations for WBS and ESPN

This year’s Wimbledon tennis Championships is year two of a four-year relationship between Wimbledon Broadcast Services (WBS) and NEP whereby the latter is providing technical gear and engineering services for the tournament. And while year two of deals can occasionally see some major changes and overhauls, the Wimbledon technical plan has seen only minor changes […]  More