Recent Posts by SVG Staff

Multichoice prepares for the future with IP platform from Imagine Communications

MultiChoice, the largest satellite broadcaster in Africa, is responding to rapidly growing customer demand for superior content by building a new playout centre. The new facility is the first stage of the broadcaster’s transformation from traditional video playout to leading-edge IP transport and modular playout technology, providing for greater business agility, technical and operational flexibility. […]  More

TechTV partners with Globecast to launch TechStorm channel

Media services provider Globecast worked with TechTV for the launch of HD channel TechStorm, a new digital lifestyle channel all about the coolest innovative inventions and stories of entrepreneurs who made them happen. The channel is launching across Asia and is initially available on a major pay-TV platform in Singapore. Globecast is providing full playout […]  More

Bryan, Lewis and Newham come on board at ChyronHego EMEA

To support significant momentum in the EMEA market for its graphics products, ChyronHego has announced the appointment of Matt Bryan as territory sales director, together with Andy Newham and Gary Lewis as account executives. With sales oversight for all territories reporting to the UK, Bryan will emphasise revenue growth in the UK and Ireland. Newham […]  More

Aerial Camera Systems celebrates landmark fortieth anniversary

This year, Aerial Camera Systems (ACS) is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The company was founded in 1979 by Peter Allwork, an aerial cinematographer and pioneer of aerial filming techniques. Allwork collaborated with some of the world’s greatest directors, including Alfred Hitchock, Orson Welles, Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott and Richard Attenborough. A BAFTA award winner, Allwork […]  More

SportTech 2019: Sports production community invited to attend bespoke sustainability workshop

Sports broadcasters, production companies, rights owners and OB facilities providers are being invited to attend a free sustainability workshop during next month’s SportTech 2019 conference at Lord’s. The ‘Carbon Literacy for Sports Production’ workshop has been designed specifically for the sports production community and will provide attendees with expert advice on understanding sustainability in sports […]  More

NAB 2019: Riedel Communications 1200 Series SmartPanel gives users third party control

At the 2019 NAB Show, Riedel Communications previewed a new API, based on open NMOS standards, for its 1200 Series SmartPanel. This product will enable industry partners to utilize the SmartPanel as a user interface for their control, monitoring, and automation solutions, and is another example of how the app-based SmartPanel can be leveraged to […]  More

NAB 2019: Arvato Systems Launch AI Functionality for VPMS, BMS, Vidinet Customers

Arvato Systems and Vidispine have announced the launch at NAB 2019 of the addition of advanced cognitive functionality to Vidinet. These new functions are available to Arvato Systems Video Production Management Suite (VPMS) and Broadcast Management Suite (BMS) customers and all Vidispine API-as-a-Service subscribers on Vidinet. With minimal configuration, Vidinet users can execute multiple media […]  More

NAB 2019: Marshall Electronics shows off new slate of POV cameras, monitors

At NAB 2019, Marshall Electronics displayed a new fleet of POV cameras and monitors. CV420-CS The Marshall CV420-CS is built around an ultra high-performance 1/1.7-inch, 12.4-Megapixel sensor delivering ultra-crisp 4K video up to 60fps. The latest firmware update for the CV420-CS supports HDR to provide richer colors and depth. Single 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 outputs […]  More

NAB 2019: AJA Systems upgrades Ki Pro, openGear, IP mini-converter families

At NAB 2019, AJA unveiled new product additions to its Ki Pro, openGear and IP Mini-Converter families as well as major updates for FS-HDR, KONA, Io and T-TAP products, HDR Image Analyzer, and HELO. Ki Pro GO Ki Pro GO is a portable genlock free, multi-channel H.264 HD and SD redundant recorder/player that captures pristine […]  More