Recent Posts by Will Strauss, Editor

Peter Giddings 1940-2019

Clear-Com has announced the passing of Peter Giddings, the company’s senior vice president, global events and regional sales manager. Giddings, always working closely with his wife Judy, was highly influential in Clear-Com’s direction and ongoing success during his tenure of over 40 years with the company. Born in England, he was also a well-known vintage motor […]  More

Football Summit 2019: BT Sport to discuss remote production over 5G

Next month’s SVG Europe Football Summit in Paris will include a special session dedicated to the work done by BT Sport on using 5G mobile networks to remotely produce coverage of football matches. In ‘Taking them all on: How 5G will simplify remote football production’ BT Sport chief operating officer Jamie Hindhaugh and chief engineer Andy […]  More

ES Broadcast Hire opens Rome facility

ES Broadcast Hire has expanded its European operation with the opening of an office in Rome. The addition of the Rome branch follows the opening of premises in Madrid and Belgium in the last 18 months and brings the total number of offices the company operates in the UK and Europe to six. The office is […]  More

Premier League taking legal action against Middle East content pirates

The Premier League is to begin the process of bringing legal action against content pirates who it believes are illegally broadcasting live top-flight English football matches across the Middle East. The action follows the discovery of new evidence, presented by beIN Media Group, which the Premier League says further demonstrates that its content is being made available in […]  More

Nordic Summit 2019: First sessions and speakers announced

Alpine skiing, handball and biathlon will be among the sports being discussed in March when SVG Europe returns to Media City Bergen for the Nordic Summit 2019, sponsored by Limelight Networks. Reflecting the wide variety of different sports played across the region, the event will place particular emphasis on providing real-world examples of how broadcasters […]  More