Broadcast News Archive for November, 2014
14/11/2014 UWE Receives 16-Fader Avid S6 M10 Control Surface
The University of the West of England (UWE) has been supplied with a 16-fader Avid S6 M10 control surface from HHB Communications. UWE is the first UK educational facility that HHB has supplied wit

13/11/2014 Atomos Demos Shogun At CCW
Atomos has announced that the 4K Shogun has completed its first production run and is being demonstrated at the CCW Expo in New York. From today up to December 31 2014, customers will receive 50%

13/11/2014 Avid Announces New Features For Avid Pro Tools Upgrade
Avid has announced that a new Pro Tools | Software and Pro Tools | HD Software annual upgrade and support plan will include 12 months of upcoming features, including future cloud collaboration capabil

13/11/2014 Calrec Marks 20th Summa Console Sold
Calrec Audio has sold its 20th Summa audio console, the newest in its lineup of advanced digital audio consoles. Since July, Calrec has been delivering Summa desks into the U.S., China, Taiwan, Hong K

13/11/2014 Dejero Upgrades LIVE+ Mobile App
Dejero has released version 3.0 of its LIVE+ Mobile App for iOS. Aimed at mobile journalists and video contributors, the LIVE+ Mobile App for iOS transforms an Apple iPhone or iPad into a newsgatherin

13/11/2014 IP-Based KVM: What Are The Benefits?
In a market where broadcasters, post houses and studios are striving to do more with less, operational efficiency and effectiveness and associated savings have never been so important, writes John Hal

13/11/2014 Moving On Filmed With Blackmagic 4K
Blackmagic Design has announced that daytime drama Moving On has returned to BBC One for a new series and was filmed entirely on the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K. The program debuted on British

13/11/2014 NUGEN Audio Donates VisLM Licenses to 41 NaSTA Student Stations
NUGEN Audio has supplied licenses of VisLM, the company's loudness metering plug-in, to 41 student television stations throughout the UK. All members of the National Student Television Association

13/11/2014 On The Edge, On The Fly, On Demand...
Damien Lucas, CTO, Anevia, explains the three-O approach to multiscreen video delivery. A future-proof system that also future-proofs content. Video today accounts for 50% of data currently carried

13/11/2014 SIS Live Receives Official Accreditation For Use In Brazil
SIS LIVE's uPod and DriveForce satellite uplink system has received official accreditation for use in Brazil. The granting of satellite approval certificates by ANATEL, the National Telecommunicat

12/11/2014 Harmonic's 'Significant' Investments In Cloud Companies
Harmonic has announced "significant" investments in, the world's largest video transcoding service, and VJU, one of the first companies to provide cloud-enabled playout solutions to the b

12/11/2014 Helium? Shingles? What's That Got To Do With Archiving?!
It's human nature to judge the new in terms of what we already know, especially when an innovation challenges established concepts, writes Alan Hoggarth, MD, Disk Archive Corporation. In terms of l

12/11/2014 Illumination Entertainment Deploys AdderLink Infinity For Workflow Increase
Illumination Entertainment has deployed Adder's AdderLink Infinity to help address an increase in production that the company says has come about due to the success of the Despicable Me film franchise

12/11/2014 Interface Overhaul And Full-Featured MAM Help Forscene Build On Promise Of The Cloud
Cloud-based services are quickly becoming a mainstay of modern business. As was evident at IBC2014, most broadcasting and media production companies are seriously exploring how to integrate the cloud

12/11/2014 Lawo's mc²56 Is France's Rising Star
Rising Star is the latest reality TV singing competition to take France by storm. Euro Media, provider of broadcast services, are responsible for bringing Rising Star to French TV screens. The firm ca

12/11/2014 LEADER Prepares For CCW
LEADER has announced it will be appearing at the Content & Communications World expo, which opens today at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York. Exhibiting on booth 1053, LEADER Instrumen

12/11/2014 Pronology Version 3 On Display At CCW
Pronology is to demo Pronology Version 3, a complete software update for the company's digital media asset management (MAM) platform at CCW 2014 (Booth 759). Pronology's ProApp drives the ingest or

12/11/2014 Riedel Ready For NATEXPO 2014
Riedel has announced its product lineup for this year's NATEXPO show, which takes place 19 - 21 November at the Crocus Expo in Moscow. STX-200 Professional Broadcast-Grade Interface License

12/11/2014 Vizrt Joins DPP Compliance Programme
Vizrt has announced it is now an official member of the DPP Compliance Programme and will be participating in the development of AS-11 DPP compliance. This will initially involve providing details

11/11/2014 APRS Sound Fellowship Awards' Recipients Announced
The eighth annual APRS Sound Fellowship Awards Lunch is to be held at the Roof Gardens, Kensington, on Tuesday 18 November. The APRS's annual celebration will this year be hosted by Sir George and

11/11/2014 Facilis To Demo TerraBlock 6.1 At CCW
Facilis Technology will demo v6.1 of its shared storage system TerraBlock at this year's CCW show in New York, from 12-13 November. Originally previewed at this year's IBC in Amsterdam, TerraBlock

11/11/2014 Forbidden Signs German Reseller Deal
Forbidden Technologies has signed a deal with Munich-based media-technology reseller dve cross media to resell its Forscene cloud service to broadcasters, production and post-production studios in Ger

11/11/2014 Miller Auctions LP '54 Classic Tripod
Miller Camera Support has auctioned off another of its LP '54 Classic Tripods during a 25th anniversary event hosted by professional products and services provider AbelCine at its Burbank facility.

11/11/2014 Panasonic Launches 4K Pro Display
Panasonic has announced it will launch its first 4K professional large display, with the release and shipping of its 98" LED LCD this month. An 84" model will be released in January. The LQ70 seri

11/11/2014 RCS Announces Release Of LaunchPad
Reality Check Systems has announced the commercial release of LaunchPad, its interactive solution designed to simplify touchscreen analysis for football broadcasts. The solution is available in a v