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Optocore and BroaMan reflect on busy NAB Show, awards success

May 5, 2016 | Comments Off on Optocore and BroaMan reflect on busy NAB Show, awards success

Optocore and BroaMan had cause for a double celebration when they returned to Germany from Las Vegas following the recent NAB Show. Exhibiting in the Bavarian Pavilion the company enjoyed heavy traffic throughout the four-day show. “We are experiencing increasing interest in fiber,” reports applications engineering manager Maciek Janiszewski. “The fact that competition is growing […]

NBC Olympics selects RTS as broadcast provider for Rio coverage

May 5, 2016 | Comments Off on NBC Olympics selects RTS as broadcast provider for Rio coverage

NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected RTS to provide broadcast intercom systems and support for its production of the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, which take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this summer. The announcement was made by John Pastore, director of Broadcast Communications for NBC Sports & Olympics […]

Tata Communications to deliver live broadcast feeds of all 21 F1 Grand Prix

May 5, 2016 | Comments Off on Tata Communications to deliver live broadcast feeds of all 21 F1 Grand Prix

Tata Communications, the official connectivity provider of Formula 1, has been selected by Sky to deliver the live broadcast feeds of all 21 Grands Prix, starting with the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship season, over its global superfast fibre network. The deal, which is part of Sky’s strategy to create Europe’s leading entertainment company […]

Rallycross Challenge Europe chooses NetRange as Smart TV partner

May 4, 2016 | Comments Off on Rallycross Challenge Europe chooses NetRange as Smart TV partner

Rallycross Challenge Europe has gone Smart TV. All videos covering last year’s season and this season’s events are now available worldwide on the NetRange Smart TV Portal via the RCE app. The first event took place on the weekend of 30 April/1 May in Maggiora, Italy, with the highlight clips to follow. After this, the […]

Broadcast Solutions’ videoReferee in Paris for SVG Europe Football Production Summit

May 4, 2016 | Comments Off on Broadcast Solutions’ videoReferee in Paris for SVG Europe Football Production Summit

During SVG Europe’s Football Production Summit in Paris March 23 Broadcast Solutions presented its video judging solution, videoReferee, to visitors. Being an event sponsor, Broadcast Solutions could show visitors first-hand what is possible in the field of professional video judging solutions. The company presented the variety of videoReferee systems ranging from 4 to 16 channels. […]

Ericsson to strengthen TV operations in MediaCityUK and Broadcast Centre

May 4, 2016 | Comments Off on Ericsson to strengthen TV operations in MediaCityUK and Broadcast Centre

Ericsson has announced it will strengthen its TV and media operations in the UK by establishing a new broadcast and media services facility in MediaCityUK, Salford. MediaCityUK is currently home to leading media organisations including the BBC and ITV. The new site will go live from Q1 2017 and will deliver playout and media management […]

ITV connects studio and MCR with Bluebell SMPTE cable substitute

May 4, 2016 | Comments Off on ITV connects studio and MCR with Bluebell SMPTE cable substitute

Broadcaster ITV has installed a Bluebell Opticom ShaxX Lite SMPTE hybrid alternative connector kit as part of a studio upgrade and relocation. The ShaxX Lite allows ITV to share the refurbished studio with an existing master control room in another part of the building. “Thanks to Bluebell’s ShaxX Lite, we didn’t need to design and build […]

SportTech 2016: Match-Day production in Dublin at The Aviva Stadium

May 4, 2016 | Comments Off on SportTech 2016: Match-Day production in Dublin at The Aviva Stadium

SVG Europe is pleased to announce that the opening session of SportTech Europe in Dublin May 18 will focus on our venue for the day. To discuss Match-Day production at the Aviva, Moderator Fergal Ringrose will be joined by Adrian Back, Eurotek, Technical Sales Specialist; Alan Burns, Observe NEP Broadcast Services, Managing Director; Tim Hoddy, […]

SVG@NAB Perspectives: Aspera’s Quereuil on how FASPStream streamlines live production, cuts costs

May 3, 2016 | Comments Off on SVG@NAB Perspectives: Aspera’s Quereuil on how FASPStream streamlines live production, cuts costs

In the two-plus years since being acquired by IBM, Aspera has continued to build on its core FASP file-transfer technology, which has become popular among multisite and at-home live sports productions. At NAB 2016, that evolution was evident. Aspera unveiled FASPStream, an application-software line designed to enable live streaming of broadcast-quality video globally over commodity […]

SportTech Europe in Dublin May 18: Let’s talk about Graphics

May 3, 2016 | Comments Off on SportTech Europe in Dublin May 18: Let’s talk about Graphics

SVG Europe’s SportTech event at The Aviva Stadium Wednesday May 18 will feature two major graphics-focused sessions, Best Practice in Live Event Graphics 2016 (sponsored by Vizrt) and Virtual Graphics, Player Tracking and Power of Big Data (sponsored by ChryonHego. It’s our first time in Dublin and our first graphics-themed SVG Europe event. Best Practice […]

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