Broadcast News Archive for September, 2008
15/09/2008 SoundField Success At IBC
A UK-based outside broadcast facilities company SISLIVE has revealed that it has purchased a SoundField DSF-2 digital microphone system and accompanying DSF-3 surround-sound processor. The DSF-2/DSF-

12/09/2008 BSkyB Chooses Sony To Design And Deliver Next Generation Technology
Sony today announced its appointment as lead systems integrator by British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB) to support the technical fit out of its state-of-the-art new broadcasting facility. Due for completi

12/09/2008 Escape Launches Online Training Tool
Escape Studios have announced the launch of their revolutionary CG online learning tool. The online platform allows students to become computer graphics artists from anywhere in the world and promise

12/09/2008 Marquis Broadcast's Medway Integrates With SGL FlashNet At IBC2008
Marquis Broadcast, a specialist in broadcast workflow studies and software solutions, and Software Generation Ltd (SGL), a leading provider of content archive and storage management software for media

12/09/2008 MultiDyne Partners With Sterling Do Brasil And RPC To Develop Fibre Optic Transport Solution For Studio-To-Transmitter Links
MultiDyne Video & Fiber Optic Systems, a leading provider of fiber optics for the transport of video and audio for broadcast & pro A/V applications, Sterling do Brasil, a leading Brazilian equipment d

12/09/2008 Rosco Names Mark Engel As President And CEO
In July, Stan Miller celebrated five decades at the helm of Rosco. He marked the 50th anniversary by announcing the handover of his position as president and CEO to Mark Engel, who joined the company

12/09/2008 SGL's Flashnet Provides Data Security For Sky Italia Archive Project
Software Generation Ltd (SGL), a leading provider of content archive and storage management software for media and entertainment, has today announced a significant sale to Sky Italia, a digital satell

12/09/2008 SSL To Demonstrate Gravity Mobile Browse At IBC
At IBC, Solid State Logic (SSL), a leading manufacturer of analogue and digital audio consoles and provider of creative tools for music, broadcast and post production professionals, will be demonstrat

12/09/2008 TSL Wins Red Bee Media Contract For Channel 4 Operations Move
Following a competitive tender, TSL has announced a major contract with Red Bee Media, which will see Channel 4's playout facility move from the broadcaster's current premises in Horseferry Road to Re

12/09/2008 Ubisoft Montreal Powers Game Development With Studio Network Solutions
Studio Network Solutions (SNS), a provider of post production storage systems for audio and video applications, has announced that Ubisoft Montreal has deployed SNS's Enterprise A/V SAN PRO shared sto

11/09/2008 BCL Launches TV9 Mumbai With India's First Echolab Overture Series Video Production Systems
Echolab, Inc., a leading provider of professional video production switchers and broadcast tools, has announced that Associated Broadcasting Company Ltd (ABCL), one of the fastest growing media compan

11/09/2008 Dalet Adds Innovative IT And Broadcast Monitoring Technology
At the IBC 2008 exhibition, held in Amsterdam from September 12 - 16, Dalet Digital Media Systems will showcase the new Dalet Dashboard application, which seamlessly integrates with Dalet Enterprise

11/09/2008 GlobeCast Acquires Software Company NETIA
GlobeCast Chairman and CEO Christian Pinon has announced that GlobeCast, a leading provider of content management and worldwide transmission services, has acquired 100 percent of the shares in softwar

11/09/2008 IPV Debuts Medway Support For Curator Tapeless Workflow Solution At IBC2008
Marquis Broadcast, a specialist in broadcast workflow studies and software solutions and IPV, a global leader of low bit-rate, frame-accurate video technology to the broadcast and professional video s

11/09/2008 Pharos Debuts Mediator Integration With Marquis Broadcast's Medway At IBC2008
Pharos Communications, a leading developer of content management and automation systems, is showing its Mediator 4 content management platform integrated with Marquis Broadcast's Medway for the first

11/09/2008 SGL Significantly Improves Archive Workflows With FlashBrowse
Software Generation Ltd (SGL), a leading provider of content archive and storage management software for media and entertainment, will demonstrate FlashBrowse at IBC2008 on Stand 8.B20e. FlashBrowse,

11/09/2008 Telestream Introduces Drive-In For Disc-Free DVD Storage On A Mac
Telestream, the provider of Flip4Mac Windows Media Components for QuickTime, has announced a new product for digital media enthusiasts. Drive-in is a first-of-its-kind software application that allows

11/09/2008 ViewCast Introduces High-Density, Eight-Channel Streaming Encoder
ViewCast Corporation, a leading global provider of next generation streaming media technology, has announced the launch of the Niagara 8224 high-density analog media encoder. The newest addition to Vi

10/09/2008 ContentAgent Provides Dailies Workflow For Red One Camera
ROOT6 Technology will demonstrate an end-to-end automated digital dailies workflow for users for the RED ONE camera via ContentAgent, ROOT6 Technology's universal content management, repurposing and d

10/09/2008 Generator's 'Ghost Machine' Starts Production
Principal photography has begun in Belfast's Crumlin Road Gaol on director Chris Hartwill's feature debut 'Ghost Machine', a supernatural thriller starring Sean Faris, Rachael Taylor, Luke Ford and Ri

10/09/2008 Liverpool FC.TV Limited Invests In ViewCast Niagara Streaming Encoder From ATG Broadcast
Liverpool FC.TV Limited is expanding its internet streaming output with the purchase of a ViewCast Niagara 6116 SDI encoder supplied by UK distributor ATG Broadcast. The order follows successful tes

10/09/2008 Polatis Demonstrates Fibre Connectivity From Base Station Unit To Sony HD Camera
Polatis, a supplier of high performance optical switch technologies, will demonstrate 'base station to HD camera connectivity' - critical for outside broadcast applications - on its Stand 8.B20 at IBC

10/09/2008 Radiohead On Tour With Trantec Wireless
Fifteen years after the release of their first single and 25 million album sales later, Radiohead continues a growth and development that ensures a stream of worldwide sell-out concerts. In fact, Aug

10/09/2008 Ross Video Introduces The ADC-8432 To OpenGear Family
Ross Video is adding the ADC-8432, an analogue audio to AES/EBU converter to the openGear family. The openGear ADC-8432 is a broadcast quality Analogue Audio to AES/EBU Converter used to convert two

10/09/2008 SGL Demonstrates Strong Technology And Business Benefits With Flashbox
Software Generation Ltd (SGL), a leading provider of content archive and storage management software for media and entertainment, is demonstrating Flashbox at IBC2008 on Stand 8.B20e. This latest add