Broadcast News Archive for September, 2009
18/09/2009 Logic Gravity MAM System Integrators Focus On Government Installations
Government agencies from around the world are focusing on the Solid State Logic Gravity Media Asset Management System. In an age where government agencies handle huge volumes of media from video of

18/09/2009 MediaCityUK Gets Clarity Graphics Generators
Pixel Power has announced the sale of its Clarity 5000 character generators to be used in brand new studios being built for MediaCityUK in Salford Quays near Manchester. The graphics equipment had to

18/09/2009 OpenGear Compatible HD-4400 Optic Transport System Launched
MultiDyne Video & Fiber Optic Systems, a premier provider of fiber optic-based video and audio transport and routing solutions for broadcast and pro A/V applications, introduced the openGear compatibl

18/09/2009 Oxygen DCT's Penta Series LCDs Cover Lions Tour
Dimension TV Facilities, South Africa's largest independent OB operator, has equipped its latest HD vehicle with Oxygen DCT's Penta series of LCD monitors. This new HD truck was built in record time

18/09/2009 Prime Focus Brings Aspera On Board To Speed Up File Transfers
A global visual entertainment services group, Prime Focus, has chosen Aspera's file transfer management and delivery technology to enable faster and more reliable digital file sharing. Working in th

18/09/2009 Viasat Broadcasting Modernises With Argosy
A leading international supplier of HD broadcast, cables and studio infrastructure products, Argosy, has supplied a range of its products at Viasat Broadcasting UK Limited’s playout centre in West Dra

17/09/2009 Argosy Broadens Product Portfolio With Miranda NVISION Compact Routers At IBC 2009
Argosy, a leading international supplier of high-definition broadcast, cables and studio infrastructure products, has announced that it has expanded its product portfolio to include Miranda’s NVISION

17/09/2009 BigBand Puts The Spotlight On Digital Video Networking At IBC 2009
Highlighting the strength of its commitment to the international marketplace, BigBand Networks, a leader in digital video networking, showcased three key video delivery solutions at IBC 2009. BigBan

17/09/2009 Clear-Com Hybrid Intercom Network Wins Over Die Fernsehwerft
Clear-Com Communication Systems, a Vitec Group brand, has landed another significant customer for its innovative Hybrid Time-Divisional Multiplexing (TDM) Intercom/IP Server Network "Hybrid Network".

17/09/2009 Digital Rights Group Recruits Undercover Dads For International Family Audiences
Leading London-based distributor Digital Rights Group (DRG) has announced that it has secured rights to the brand new entertainment format Undercover Dads, created by award-winning UK producer Tiger A

17/09/2009 IPV Expands Presence In The USA
IPV, a global leader and largest independent supplier of low bit-rate, frame-accurate video technology to the broadcast and professional video sectors, has expanded its presence in the USA through a c

17/09/2009 MHz Delivers HD-Ready DSNG Truck For Public Broadcaster
Megahertz (MHz), an international independent systems integrator, has announced that it has completed the system integration work for the build out of the latest Digital Satellite News Gathering truck

17/09/2009 Mint Copies Launches New Website
The launch of Mint Copies new website - - in July allows their customers instant access to their services. With a full desc

17/09/2009 Nils Fredriksen Joins Nevion As Chief Financial Officer
Nevion, a leading video transport solution provider for broadcasters, telecommunications service providers and government entities worldwide, has named Nils Fredriksen as Chief Financial Officer, work

17/09/2009 Orbital Sound Announces Theatre Sound 2-Day Training Course In October
Orbital Sound, the leading sound and communication systems specialist for the theatre, event and broadcast markets, has unveiled its latest training programme to take place in October, focusing on pra

17/09/2009 Vislink News And Entertainment Launch Novel Set Of ASI-over-IP Newsgathering Products
Vislink News and Entertainment showed a newly completed suite of IP-enabled newsgathering products at IBC, that will allow broadcasters to send encoded live video or pre-recorded video over IP network

16/09/2009 ARRI 'PAX A Lot Of LED Punch'
ARRI has released its latest LED lighting products, the PAX Panel Kits. Available in two configurations, PAX1 and PAX2, the kits fit inside a small carry case and offer an extremely versatile lighting

16/09/2009 Blackmagic Design Releases Software Update
Blackmagic Design has announced the immediate availability of DeckLink 7.3 with loads of features for the video professional. DeckLink 7.3 is a free update and available for download now to all DeckLi

16/09/2009 EditShare Acquires Geevs And Lightworks Technology
A technology leader in cross-platform collaborative editing and shared media storage systems, EditShare, announced at IBC 2009, the acquisition of Geevs broadcast video servers and the Lightworks non-

16/09/2009 EVS And Quantel Present Advanced Production Workflow
EVS and Quantel announced advanced production workflow integration between the two companies' production systems at IBC 2009. This has been made possible by the recent adoption of the Panasonic DVCPR

16/09/2009 HHB Announces New Wohler 3G 16-Channel Audio Monitors
Always the focus for important developments in broadcast audio technology at IBC, the HHB stand 8.E54 was the venue for the European unveiling of new Wohler 3G 16-channel audio monitors featuring OLED

16/09/2009 ITN Chooses MHz To Build New Links Vehicle
An international independent systems integrator, Megahertz (MHz), announced it has been awarded the system integration contract by ITN to build a new links vehicle to provide additional news gathering

16/09/2009 JVC's 3D Monitors Already In Professional Use
The GD-463D10 started shipping in July this year, and is already proving popular with a wide variety of professional users. From broadcasters to post production, through to medical and scientific user

16/09/2009 Panasonic Announces New Studio System
Panasonic announced a versatile new Camcorder Studio System that supports a range of P2 HD and DVCPRO HD camcorders, including the new AG-HPX300, and serves as a flexible, low cost solution for HD stu

16/09/2009 Soundcraft Notepad Series Returns At PLASA 2009
Soundcraft has released a new range of small multipurpose mixers, some with integral digital FX, bearing the name of the now-legendary Notepad series. The new Notepad 102, 124 and 124 FX models boas