IBC 2019

IBC 2019: Zixi accelerates growth with strategic hiring and opening of new offices

Zixi (stand 14.F11) announced the hiring in vital roles and the opening of offices in three strategic regions to capitalize on the rapid customer growth being seen across the globe. To keep pace with the growth, in addition to the Waltham, Massachusetts headquarters and R&D center in Tel Aviv, Zixi has established presence in New […]  More

IBC 2019: Red Bee Media provides live closed captioning on IBC TV

Red Bee Media (stand 14.D26) is providing live closed captions on IBC TV throughout IBC 2019 in Amsterdam, ensuring full accessibility of all content being broadcast and streamed from the show. With a plug-and-play cloud platform for remote delivery, Red Bee will deliver the captions from its English Language Hubs, directly to the screens at […]  More

IBC 2019: Verizon Media simplifies streaming for partners with full Microsoft Azure integration

Verizon Media’s (stand 1.BS2 & 1.C27) streaming platform is now available on Microsoft Azure, ready for customers to use in beta. The integration means simplified workflows, global support and scale, and access to a range of Azure capabilities, including Azure Media Services: Video Indexer and Azure Blob Storage, enabling broadcasters and content providers to deliver […]  More

SportTech Buzz from IBC 2019: Sunday’s latest from Amsterdam

IBC is in full swing, and the SVG Europe and SVG editorial teams are chasing down the hottest stories at Rai Amsterdam. To make the onslaught of announcements easily digestible for our readers, SVG Europe is sending you a daily SportsTechBuzz at IBC 2019, with all the top stories from our reporters assembled into one […]  More

IBC 2019: VITEC creates 4K/multichannel HD HEVC contribution encoder in openGear card format

VITEC (stand 7.C34) announced the MGW Diamond OG, a 4K/Multichannel HEVC encoder in an openGear (OG) card format. The modular and open-architecture platform from Ross Video makes for easy integration within production studios and broadcast facilities requiring robust streaming output. The scalable and flexible solution can deliver up to 10 UHD channels or 40 HD […]  More

IBC 2019: IBM transforms data storage for media and entertainment

Disruptions in media and entertainment have been occurring at a rapid pace over the past few years and many organizations are still struggling with optimizing their IT infrastructure for new data requirements. With growth in capacity, new larger file formats, keeping more data online for business opportunities, and the growing use of AI, organizations are […]  More

IBC 2019: Eutelsat 117 West A selected by Orby TV for new United States DTH satellite service

Eutelsat Americas (stand 1.D59) has been selected by Orby TV for capacity on the EUTELSAT 117 West A satellite. The multi-year, multi-transponder agreement between the companies was announced at the International Broadcast Convention (IBC 2019) following Orby TV’s recent launch of its new and affordable satellite service across the lower 48 continental United States.  More

IBC 2019: Microsoft and The Walt Disney Studios to develop ‘scene-to-screen’ content workflows

Microsoft (stand 1.Bs2 & C27) and The Walt Disney Studios announced a five-year innovation partnership to pilot new ways to create, produce, and distribute content on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. Through The Walt Disney Studios’ StudioLAB, a technology hub designed to create and advance the future of storytelling with cutting-edge tools and methods, the […]  More

IBC 2019: Tellyo powers Sunset+Vine and Mediapro content streaming and clipping during major sporting events

During a busy summer of cricket in England, Sunset+Vine, the London-based sports production company, used the Tellyo platform to create clips and highlights of international T20 games and Test matches. Using Tellyo, Sunset+Vine packaged highlights of ECB (England and Wales Cricket Board) Test matches, T20 games and other international matches. To produce the highlights, live […]  More

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