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NEP’s intelligent OB unit makes its debut at IBC

At IBC NEP Group showed a new “intelligent outside broadcast” (iOB) for remote production where the director doesn’t want to be remote, but the production still wants to benefit from the savings of having all the processing done in the cloud. Certainly, in the Netherlands, where NEP developed iOB, directors prefer to be at the […]  More

DAZN unveils global virtual production facility based on NEP platform

Live and on-demand sports streaming service DAZN has launched a virtual production facility that it says will enhance its global broadcast infrastructure and production output. The facility, powered by an NEP production platform, makes a variety of production resources including logging, editing, commentary and graphic design accessible remotely from any location around the world, all […]  More

BT Sport shows live 8K rugby demo at IBC

BT Sport staged a demonstration at IBC of a live 8K broadcast “to showcase what we think is coming next,” said Jamie Hindhaugh, BT Sport’s chief operating officer. They had actually wanted a multi-camera production (with perhaps three or four cameras), but could only get one, an Ikegami SHK-810, as they are in such short […]  More

Sport Production Summit 2019: Panasonic’s Andre Meterian on building a stronghold in IP

For any sports broadcasters, whether to stay in the SDI/baseband realm or make the leap to IP is a critical one to answer. As facilities and production plans rely on IP, vendors are shifting gears from helping clients with traditional procedures to ideas of the new age. At the Sport Production Summit 2019, SVG Director […]  More

Sport Production Summit 2019: TVU Networks’ Yoni Tayar on the future influence of 5G connectivity [VIDEO]

With 5G on the horizon, mobile transmitters are about to improve by a hefty margin. For TVU Networks, the introduction of an environment with a more seamless connection can open the door to an endless amount of technological possibilities. At the Sport Production Summit 2019, SVG Europe’s Heather McLean chatted with Yoni Tayar, marketing director, […]  More

Sport Production Summit 2019: Telstra’s Andreas Eriksson on pushing the knowledge of at-home models

Like many vendors working in the world of sports, at-home production models are at the top of the priority list. While many sports broadcasters implement this strategy in a domestic setting, some are deploying this plan for contests outside of their country’s borders. At the Sport Production Summit 2019, SVG Director of Digital Brandon Costa […]  More

Sport Production Summit 2019: Tata’s Brian Morris on giving needed exposure to low-scale productions [VIDEO]

Sports that reside on the fringes of the production spectrum rarely get any viewers from outside of the venue. Nowadays, these niche sports now get exposure from viewers at home with continued efforts in at-home production. At the Sport Production Summit 2019, SVG Europe’s Joe Hosken and Brian Morris, vice president and general manager of […]  More

Sport Production Summit 2019: SOS Global’s Steve Gruning on handling logistics with precision

Through rain, sleet, sun, or snow, logistical teams make sure that everything is in place when the red light is turned on. Without these folks on the operations teams, productions don’t run as smoothly as usual. At the Sport Production Summit 2019, SVG Chief Editor Jason Dachman sat down with Steve Gruning, VP, global sales […]  More

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EVS Overcam system expands storytelling toolset; earns IABM awardBT Sport discusses creative benefits of remote production over 5GFrom stadium to sofa: Augmenting the @venue fan experiencedisguise increases EMEA sales and support teams with 10 new hiresIBC 2019: Video Europe orders 30 camcorders from SonyButler works with Brio on live TV broadcast from EgyptInside Fox Sports’ upcoming season of 4K HDR distribution for Thursday Night FootballDeutsche Telekom ‘set to land’ domestic Euro 2024 rightsEditorial Comment: Clear communication in an age of disruptionTeam goes early in France with Champions League rights for 2021-2024 cycleRugby World Cup: ITV Sport kicks off with 59.94p island workflowIBC 2019 Reflections: EcoDigital’s David Gonce and Geoff Tognetti on how they’re re-energising the DIVA Product SuiteRugby World Cup: Canon to capture Free Viewpoint 3D video for host highlightsWomen in broadcasting celebrated at inaugural Rise AwardsSunset+Vine wins four-year host broadcast deal for World Rugby SevensNEP’s intelligent OB unit makes its debut at IBCDAZN unveils global virtual production facility based on NEP platformBT Sport shows live 8K rugby demo at IBCSportTech Buzz from IBC 2019: Tuesday’s latest from AmsterdamIBC 2019: Teradek’s Orbit brings zero-delay, wireless 4K video to broadcast and live productionIBC 2019: DVEO debuts multichannel IP video synchroniserIBC 2019: Shure serves up the latest in lavalier and headset microphonesIBC 2019: Lawo debuts Power Core MAXIBC 2019: Object Matrix headlines MatrixStore 4.1IBC 2019: Intelsat showcases FlexGround solution for mobility without loss of speedIBC 2019: IBM Aspera displays solutions for next-gen cloud media workflowsIBC 2019: G&D flaunts ControlCenter-IP systemIBC 2019: Comrex shows off two new products and new function for IP codecsIBC 2019: Wowza unveils ClearCaster Pro encoding applianceIBC 2019: JVC proposes solutions for IP video production with the evolution and expansion of CONNECTED CAM seriesIBC 2019: Vimond and Oxagile join efforts to address daunting challenges in video productionIBC 2019: Mobile Viewpoint launches IQ X-Cam to capture 4K panoramic video contentIBC 2019: Major Indian broadcaster selects NovelSat’s content security solution for network’s satellite broadcastsSport Production Summit 2019: Panasonic’s Andre Meterian on building a stronghold in IPSport Production Summit 2019: TVU Networks’ Yoni Tayar on the future influence of 5G connectivity [VIDEO]IBC 2019: Nevion leads consortium to 2 million euro EU funding for 5G broadcast remote production projectIBC 2019: MultiDyne appoints Bob McAlpine as chief operating officerIBC 2019: Cartoni debuts new professional tripod solutionsIBC 2019: Cloudian highlights new ultra-dense, exabyte-scale private cloud storageIBC 2019: EVS’ Overcam wins IABM BaM awardIBC 2019: Haivision announces broadcast cloud service with partners Avid, Telestream, and Wowza Media SystemsIBC 2019: Aperi showcases latest Innovations in virtualization and container-based live IP media workflowsIBC 2019: Broadcast Solutions acquires Videlio Middle-East to accelerate operations in Arab world and AfricaIBC 2019: TAG V.S. builds on probing, monitoring and multiviewer platform by adding application support and targeted feature setsIBC 2019: Intel’s Lynn Comp on how global video demand requires new hardware and software solutionsIBC 2019: Blackbird signs five postproduction companies to BP3 program to bring total to 20IBC 2019: Newtec reinforces commitment to developing universal OTT services with DVB demoSportTech Buzz from IBC 2019: Monday’s latest from AmsterdamIBC 2019: Pliant enhances CrewCom, debuts new accessory productsSport Production Summit 2019: Telstra’s Andreas Eriksson on pushing the knowledge of at-home models