Recent Posts by SVG Staff

Imagen extends relationship with PA Media to enhance agency offering

Imagen has extended its long term relationship with PA Media (PA), the national news agency for the UK and Ireland and a major multimedia content and services provider, to upgrade and enhance its video portal. An Imagen customer since 2014, PA recently called on Imagen to update the look of its customer-facing portal to reflect […]  More

Sports OTT Summit 2020 and Sports TV Awards ceremony postponed

SVG Europe has postponed the Sports OTT Summit 2020 and Sports TV Awards 2020. The decision was made in light of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, the UK government’s announcements regarding the movement of people and social distancing, and with the health and well-being of delegates, sponsors, speakers and staff in mind. Both events were due […]  More

Deltatre strengthens commercial team with Bigwood and Bowley hires

Deltatre has hired former Perform executive Adam Bowley and Adam Bigwood, who joins from WWE, to strengthen its global commercial team. Bigwood will take up the role of director, commercial division and will be responsible for account management of key OTT clients. He will report to Pete Burns, VP, commercial. Bowley has joined as commercial […]  More

European Union supports Cinfo in automatic TV sports production

Cinfo has received the official notification of 100% approval for its project ‘Tiivii: Smart Automatic TV production for everyone’. The project was submitted to the European EIC Accelerator call. The EIC Accelerator is based on the Phase II SME Instrument and innovatively provides support in the form of blended funding (combining grant and capital). The […]  More

Integrated services monitoring launched by Bridge Technologies

Bridge Technologies has announced ISM – Integrated Services Monitoring, a suite of tools designed to deliver insights into the performance of content production, contribution and distribution networks not only for engineers charged with day-to-day operations but for management to assess the overall performance of the operation. Integrated Services Monitoring is an approach to quality that […]  More

Fong joins Clear-Com as sales chief for APAC region

Clear-Com has welcomed Peter Fong as the new director of sales for the Asia-Pacific region. With system sales and a customer base that continues to grow, Peter’s appointment to this role will centralise the company’s presence in the region. Peter will be responsible for developing and implementing sales strategies and ensuring his team is supported […]  More

SeaChange selected to power new video streaming service in Canada

SeaChange International has secured a new Framework win with Canada’s largest independent internet service provider (ISP) to power its new internet-based, streaming television solution. The ISP selected SeaChange’s online-video platform, the Framework, because of its ersatility, combining robust and flexible architecture that will power the customer’s over-the-top (OTT) video programming with personalised user experiences and […]  More

VGTRK Russia picks Calrec Brios for HD regional studio upgrade

The All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (VGTRK) is completing the installation of 30 Calrec Brio36 audio consoles into its regional studios as part of a 10 year HD network upgrade programme. Ilya Lebedev, chief of the regional TV systems department at VGTRK, said: “The challenge was that we needed an audio console that […]  More

An open letter from the SVG Europe editorial team

Dear SVG Europe Reader, The Sports Video Group (SVG) was founded on a very simple principle: to advance the creation, production, and distribution of sports content via educational events, networking, and community outreach. In the coming days, the team at SVG Europe, working in conjunction with our American counterparts, will be developing a number of […]  More