Broadcast News Archive for November, 2015
25/11/2015 Thomson Video Networks Makes New Appointment
Thomson Video Networks has named Stephan Richard as its Vice President for strategy and business development. Based in San Francisco, California, Richard is responsible for managing and developing

24/11/2015 2015 CMA Awards Showcase Shure Wireless
The 49th Country Music Association Awards program have taken place at a packed Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday, 04 November. With country music stars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood

24/11/2015 Cloud Production Platform Produce Ip-Based Live Television Broadcasts
DutchView Infostrada, part of the NEP worldwide network, recently launched Cloud Production, its revolutionary comprehensive IP-based video production platform. On Sunday 22 November the TV show C

24/11/2015 D+P Multimedia Power Live Video Transmissions For Cricket Ireland
IDX CW-F25 two-way wireless HD-SDI transmitters form the communications core of a remotely controlled video capture system recently completed for Cricket Ireland. Each transmitter is configured to

24/11/2015 Latest Release of LIVE+ NewsBook Software From Dejero
Dejero has released an update of its LIVE+ NewsBook software for Mac notebooks. The software enables users to bond portable Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) terminals to produce a live stream g

24/11/2015 Middle Atlantic Awards Over 350 Certificates During First Annual AV Academy
Middle Atlantic Products has launched the company's AV Academy to train the consultant and contractor community on today's most innovative AV technologies. Held during this year's AV month in Octo

24/11/2015 Presteigne Provides Production Facilities For TFI Friday
Presteigne Broadcast Hire has provided the full studio and production facility for One-Ten Productions' 10-week run of the relaunched TFI Friday, airing weekly on Channel 4.   One-Ten asked Presteig

24/11/2015 Raiffeisen Bank Deploys Riedel For Corporate Event
When Switzerland's Raiffeisen Bank put on one of the country's largest corporate events of the year, it relied on Riedel Communications equipment and infrastructure – including 5,000 meters of fiber c

23/11/2015 Cinegy, Media Logic Team Up
Cinegy has announced a new distribution partnership with Media Logic GmbH. Dirk Hellwig, Chief Technical Officer, Media Logic, said: "Having represented many manufacturers from across the industry

23/11/2015 Danmon Undertakes Studio Expansion Project
Danmon Norway has carried out an installation project at Biovisjon, one of Norway's one-stop 'open platform' television production facilities. The work comes after it was announced that Optocore had s

23/11/2015 Media Links To Sponsor SVG Europe
Media Links EMEA, part of the Media Global Links Co, has announced it is now a gold sponsor of the pan-European trade association, Sports Video Group (SVG) Europe. Media Links' solutions allow for

23/11/2015 Panasonic Selected For Music Festival
Panasonic remote cameras have been used during Sound Unbound, a music festival held at London's Barbican Centre, it has been announced. Sound Unbound aimed to bring classical music to a new audien

23/11/2015 PlayBox Technology Completes System Expansion
PlayBox Technology has completed the latest in a series of system expansions for BHS Telecommunications. The project included the integration of 10 additional channel-in-a-box servers at BHS facilitie

23/11/2015 Record Numbers Attend SMPTE 2015
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) have enjoyed a record number of attendees to the SMPTE 2015 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition (SMPTE 2015). More than 75 exper

23/11/2015 Six Join APRS Fellowship
Six recipients have been given APRS Fellowship at the 2015 APRS Sound Fellowship Awards. The Awards, which were held at the Kensington Roof Gardens and are now in their ninth year, are designed to rec

20/11/2015 'The Cloud' Gets Less Fluffy, Part 1
I was at the NAB exhibition, April 2014, when a senior person from a large US broadcaster came onto the Vidcheck booth and enquired if we had "a cloud solution". I then replied, "What do you mean by a

20/11/2015 'The Cloud' Gets Less Fluffy, Part 2
Continued from Part One here. Serious data transfer Much of the processing

20/11/2015 Animated Characters Bring Marketing To Life
How 'hiring' an animated character can bring your marketing message to life. As part of our ongoing animation work for a range of clients who prefer a distinctive animated character to tell their

20/11/2015 FilmLight Showcases HDR, UHD 4K Content
FilmLight has demonstrated its HDR colour technology at Inter BEE 2015. Post house GoodJob, which is based in Osaka, recently expanded its offering with FilmLight's grading and finishing system, B

20/11/2015 LEADER Sees Increased Interest In UHD Production
LEADER Instruments Corporation has reported a growing interest in 4K UHD production resources at the NAB Content & Communications World show, held at the Javits Convention Center in New York City, 11–

20/11/2015 Screen Systems Names German Distributor
Screen Systems has announced SHM Broadcast as their distributor for Germany. It the company's second new distributor agreement since IBC 2015. The UK-based firm manufactures and supplies premi

20/11/2015 Sound Companies Welcome Avid VENUE | S6L
Sound companies throughout Europe have welcomed the Avid VENUE | S6L live sound system, Avid has announced. John Smith, director of Kingdom Services, ordered the VENUE | S6L from UK services suppl

20/11/2015 Successful Year For ARRI's ALEXA 65
Since its first preview in 2014, the ARRI ALEXA 65 has achieved a number of feature film credits. ARRI Rental has said two key elements of the product's success its ability to seamlessly mix with

19/11/2015 Aurora Lighting Hire For One Direction Show
Aurora Lighting Hire's Lighting Director Oli Richards has helped to deliver One Direction's recent London Session with Apple Music. Recorded in front of a live audience, the band interview and per

19/11/2015 DPA Microphones Launches New Website
DPA has announced that its new website – – is now live. The site features the company's complete range of profes