Recent Posts by SVG Staff

Extreme E appoints Scot Elkins and Guy Nicholls to sporting management team

Extreme E has strengthened its sporting team with the appointments of Scot Elkins as race director and Guy Nicholls as sporting manager. Elkins is well known in the motorsport world, and for the past three years served as race director for the FIA Formula E Championship, where he was instrumental in ensuring safe and fair […]  More

South Africa’s Multichoice completes refurbishment of Studio 6

South African satellite television channel service provider Multichoice has successfully completed the infrastructure rebuild of its Studio 6, which is mostly utilised by SuperSport, a content brand under the Multichoice umbrella that specialises in live sports production across almost 40 linear channels. The installation, carried out by local system integrator and Lawo supplier Inala Broadcast, […]  More

Edge Networks launches Evoca TV service with Harmonic

Edge Networks has launched its new Evoca television service with an end-to-end solution provided by Harmonic. Evoca combines over-the-air ATSC 3.0 broadcasts with video streaming to reach underserved areas in the US with limited bandwidth access. Harmonic’s hybrid on-premises encoding, cloud origin server and delivery solution enable Evoca to efficiently and reliably deliver more than […]  More

NativeWaves strengthens management team and completes financing round

Native Waves, an emerging broadcast technology company that delivers synchronised and personalised viewing experiences across multiple screens, recently raised over €1.3 million in additional seed equity capital and non-dilutive financing, bringing its total capitalisation to date to €2.7 million. In conjunction with expanded global customer engagements and increasing revenue, NativeWaves has made three new appointments […]  More

Turkuvaz Media Group upgrades Istanbul media centre facility with Lawo

Turkish media company Turkuvaz Media Group has commissioned a newly updated media centre facility in Istanbul with Lawo as a key technology supplier and system integration services supplied by Lawo’s partner in Turkey, Radikal Elektronik. The Turkuvaz Media Center is Turkey’s biggest media campus, comprising a plaza, a TV block and a printing block. The company […]  More

Jean-Francois Pigeon joins Synamedia as general manager and senior vice president, EMEA

Synamedia has appointed Jean-Francois Pigeon as general manager and senior vice president for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He joins Synamedia after more than 20 years at Nokia/Alcatel-Lucent, most recently as vice president and general manager for a global account in MEA. Following the merger between Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent in 2016, he was responsible […]  More

Last chance to register for Tech Webinar on esports and video gaming

Time is running out to secure your place at this week’s SVG Europe Tech Webinar ‘Winner takes all: Unlocking the opportunity in video games and esports’. Produced in association with Telstra and Telstra Ventures, the specially convened session takes place on 9 December at 3pm GMT. During the 60-minute online event, leading video games and […]  More

Phabrix and Riedel announce availability of new functionalities in Sx Tag IP

Phabrix and Riedel have announced the availability of the latest version of the Phabrix Sx Tag IP, incorporating the latest 2110 and 2022-6 emSFP updates from Riedel. These include the availability of the following new features for the Sx Tag: NMOS IS-08 audio channel mapping for up to 16ch 2110-30 (PCM) and 2110-31 (AES3) formatted […]  More

Vulato partners with France Télévisions for digital rights management solution

Vulato has partnered with France Télévisions to implement digital rights management solution, Vudrm, to protect and deliver its audio-visual content across all its digital platforms. As the country’s public national television broadcaster, France Télévisions presides over a range of premium live channels with catch-up facilities, plus on-demand content across varying platforms. Vulato’s Vudrm solution enables […]  More