Broadcast News Archive for August, 2008
26/08/2008 Grand Designs 3D Will Allow Consumers To Design Their Own Dream
A 3D visualisation software developer, Eleco and FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) have announced plans to partner on the production of a range of home design software under the talkbackTHAMES produc

26/08/2008 JM Rental Purchases 1,000 Panels Of Lighthouse 4mm LED Screen
In a move that sees further expansion to its LED rental business, Hong Kong-based JM Rental has acquired 1,000 panels of R4-S 4mm LED screen from Lighthouse, a leading LED technology developer, manufa

26/08/2008 Maser Takes It Relationship With Belden To The Next Level
Maser UK has recently become a specialised DNA partner of Belden. Already an authorised distributor for Belden across the UK and Ireland Maser have been invited by Belden to join the new exclusive co

26/08/2008 ON-AIR Systems Appoints Head Of Business Development To Continue Its Expansion
On the back of strong worldwide sales over the last year, ON-AIR Systems, a leading developer of channel in a box video automation systems for the broadcast industry, has appointed Glyn Bartlett as it

26/08/2008 Ross Video Releases New HD/SD SDI Mixer/Keyer
A designer and manufacturers of a wide range of innovative products for use in live production applications, Ross VIdeo, has announced the release of the MDK-111ALite - a high quality HD/SD SDI Mixer/

26/08/2008 Ross Video's OverDrive Releases New Features To Version 7 Software
The OverDrive Automated Live Production Control System from Ross Video, designers and manufacturers of a wide range of innovative products for use in live production applications, has introduced addit

26/08/2008 Two NI Films Selected For Toronto International Film Festival
Two feature films which received funding from Government-backed Northern Ireland Screen and which were both shot exclusively in the Province have been selected for the prestigious Toronto Internationa

25/08/2008 Advanced Integration With IPTV Reporting System Launched
A designer and manufacturers of advanced analysis, measurement and monitoring solutions for the digital Broadcast and Telecommunications industries, Bridge Technologies, has released Eii (External Int

25/08/2008 Belden Introduces Plenum Mini Digital Coax Cables For High Quality HD, SDI, And Digital Video Applications
As the first mini digital coax in the industry, Belden's 1855P cable is designed and engineered to deliver the same outstanding digital video signal transmission performance and reliability that has m

25/08/2008 Gefen Demonstrates New DVI Extenders At IBC
Gefen, developers of leading-edge connectivity solutions with signal extension, integration, optimisation, distribution and conversion capabilities, are demonstrating the value of two new DVI extender

25/08/2008 Get Hands On With SOOM At IBC2008
SOOM, the multifunctional camera support tool from Sachtler, a Vitec Group brand, can be tested at IBC and cinec 2008. At IBC2008 and the cinec 2008, everyone can test the flexibility and various cap

25/08/2008 Quiet Man Pub Opens to Positive Reviews
A replica of the pub featured in John Wayne's famous The Quiet Man film has been built by fans in Co Mayo. Pat Cohan's in Cong was actually a shop in real life but Hollywood director John Ford conver

25/08/2008 Siemens IT Solutions And Services Implements Distribution Infrastructure For Super Hi-Vision At IBC2008
Siemens IT Solutions and Services, a provider of IT solutions and services, brings the first international live transmission of pictures in Super Hi-Vision (SHV) video format to IBC2008 with its IP di

25/08/2008 TV One Shows New Multiple-Input And Output Audio Format Converters At IBC2008
At IBC2008, TV One, specialists in video, audio and multimedia processing equipment, will show their new A2-7000 Series of Audio Format Converters working in conjunction with the C2-7310 Dual Channel

25/08/2008 Visions Helps The Nation Celebrate At London's Olympic Handover Party
The BBC selected independent outside broadcast company NEP Visions to provide outside broadcast facilities for its live coverage of the Visa London 2012 Olympics party. The star-studded event, which

22/08/2008 Arqiva Delivers Olympic Action To Sky News
Network solutions provider Arqiva has announced that it has enabled the contribution of news reports from the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Sky News in the UK. Utilising a combination of Arqiva's capaci

22/08/2008 Uses Envivio Video Encoders To Launch Beijing IPTV Service In Time For 2008 Olympics
Envivio, a leading technology provider of IP video convergence encoding solutions from mobile to HD, has announced that the new media platform of China's largest television network, China Central Tele

22/08/2008 Deluxe Chooses Signiant To Help Bring Hollywood Motion Pictures From Script To Screen
Signiant, a leading developer of digital media distribution management solutions for the telco, media and entertainment industries, has announced that Deluxe has chosen its Digital Media Distribution

22/08/2008 EVS And GearBox Equip CTV Outside Broadcast For Field Editing In HD
CTV Outside Broadcast, a large independent OB company in Europe, has opted for a completely tapeless HD workflow, equipped through a collaboration between audio/video equipment suppliers GearBox and E

22/08/2008 Information TV Chooses Geevs For Their Playout Solution
A Geevs SDE1 Broadcast Video Server with Auto-Run Client software from Gee Broadcast Systems has just been installed at Information TV in the heart of London's Soho. The Geevs, with its Auto-Run play

22/08/2008 KRK Revamps Best-Selling Subwoofer
KRK Systems, a leading supplier of powered recording monitors, has launched an updated version of its acclaimed 10" recording subwoofer. The new KRK10s incorporates a sleek industrial design that mat

22/08/2008 Leader Announces LV5330 Ultra-Compact Multi-SDI Monitor
A revolutionary new multi-SDI monitor with a wide range of applications in location television programme production and digital cinematography, Leader's new LV5330 waveform monitor meets growing deman

22/08/2008 New Association For Fleetwood Promises Superior Sound
Fleetwood Mobiles, experts in live audio recording, have announced its new association with Senior Sound Supervisors Jerry Boys and Ronald Prent. Jerry will be representing Fleetwood as its Senior So

22/08/2008 OPUS Media Asset Management Raises Bar For NRK Olympic Coverage
OmniBus Systems, a provider of comprehensive automation and content management solutions to the broadcast industry, has announced that Norwegian national broadcaster NRK (Norsk Rikskringkasting) has c

22/08/2008 Pharos Announces Multi-Language User Interface For Mediator 4
An important addition to Mediator and a possible first for a broadcaster content management system will be demonstrated by Pharos at IBC2008. The new Mediator multi-language user interface allows use