Broadcast News Archive for October, 2012
12/10/2012 New FOR-A Video Switcher Selected For Twofour Reality Show
NEP company Roll to Record, the world leader in robotic camera systems and semi-permanent studio installations, has purchased a FOR-A HVS-350HS video switcher for small-scale rig productions. The swi

12/10/2012 SKY Perfect JSAT Revolutionises Sports Highlights Delivery
Orad, developer of enterprise graphics and media management solutions, has announced the implementation of the Emmy Award-winning MVP solution at SKY Perfect JSAT. SKY Perfect JSAT, Japan’s largest

12/10/2012 Sound Devices PIX 240 Takes Off
When Patrick Longman, cinematographer and aerial specialist at Active Camera Systems, an aerial cinematography and rental company based in Florida, was looking for a portable recorder that would fit i

12/10/2012 Sprint Vision Revs Up With EditShare
EditShare, a technology leader in shared media storage and end-to-end tapeless workflow solutions, has announced the deployment of an end-to-end EditShare system at Sprint Vision, the company that pro

11/10/2012 BBC Studios And Post Production Hosts Skavlan
BBC Studios and Post Production has provided studio services for iconic Scandinavian chat show Skavlan, as four recordings are brought to London. The co-production between public service broadcasters

11/10/2012 Espial MediaBase Installed At KBRO
Espial, on-demand TV software and solutions, has announced the installation of the Espial MediaBase on-demand video platform at KBRO, one of Taiwan's largest cable television operators. Espial Media

11/10/2012 Film Tourism Project Launches Website
EuroScreen, the cross European film tourism initiative, has launches its new website: A €1.9bn project, funded by t

11/10/2012 Harmonic Streamlines Transition To All-IP Cable Infrastructure
Harmonic, a leader in video delivery infrastructure, has announced the launch of NSG Pro, a powerful new Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) that offers high-density Universal EdgeQAM capabilities

11/10/2012 i dailies Offers Complete In-House Rushes Service
‘i dailies’: The Trusted Film Digital Rushes Company for Commercials, Features and Broadcast i dailies, situated at Park Royal close to Black Island Studios and Take 2 Cameras, offers a compl

11/10/2012 IBC 2012 9.2 Cinegy Multiviewer Launch Celebrated
At IBC 2012 Cinegy launched version 9.2 of Cinegy Multiviewer, Cinegy's multi-view monitoring solution. Cinegy Multiviewer enables you to monitor streams from satellites, camera feeds, playout device

11/10/2012 Kenneth Copeland Ministries Selects Miranda's Kaleido-X
Miranda Technologies has announced that Kenneth Copeland Ministries, of Fort Worth, Texas, has chosen Miranda’s Kaleido-X multiviewer to monitor the delivery of the global ministry’s 'Believer's Voice

11/10/2012 Maths Set To Turn People's Media Into National News
Technology will put the power to make news into the hands of ordinary people and revolutionise the way the vast reservoir of the public’s digital content is handled thanks to new research, funded by t

11/10/2012 NI Broadcasting First Marks Digital Switchover
For the first time ever Northern Ireland broadcasters UTV and BBC Northern Ireland will jointly produce and simulcast a live entertainment programme from Belfast to mark the conclusion of digital tele

11/10/2012 Snell Drives Broadcast Infrastructure At Manhattan Neighborhood Network
The Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) has chosen Snell's Morpheus playout automation, ICE channel-in-a-box, Sirius 128 x 128 router, and Hyperion monitoring system to drive its new digital broadcas

10/10/2012 Aspera CEO To Chair NGS Analysis Workflow Sessions At Bio-IT World
Aspera co-founder and president Michelle Munson will deliver opening remarks and present "High-Speed Data Movement for Effective Global Collaboration in Genomic Research" on October 11. Michelle wil

10/10/2012 Frame Rate Changes A Breeze For Nowell And Pictorvision Eclipse
Aerial cinematographer David B. Nowell, ASC has been spending a lot of time in the air recently, shooting for major motion pictures. And, whether it’s been over New Orleans or New Zealand, California

10/10/2012 Front Porch Digital Celebrates root6 Partnership
Front Porch Digital, content storage management (CSM) solutions provider, has announced a reseller agreement with technology supplier root6 to distribute Front Porch Digital's full line of products an

10/10/2012 FZ-B1 High-Sensitivity HD Camera Introduced
FLOVEL Company Japan, a company in partnership with FOR-A Corporation, introduced its new FZ-B1 high-sensitivity HD camera at FOR-A’s booth during the 2012 IBC Show held last month in Amsterdam. FOR-A

10/10/2012 Helm Now Intregrated With Spectrum ChannelPort
Rascular, supplier of PC-based multi-device control, has announced the integration of Helm with Harmonic’s innovative Spectrum ChannelPort integrated channel playout device. This allows users to con

10/10/2012 NATPE 2013 Countdown Begins
Herbert Kloiber, Chairman of Tele München Gruppe, has been named the fourth honoree receiving NATPE Content First’s 10th annual Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Award during the NATPE 2013 Market & Conference

10/10/2012 Northern Lights To Exhibit At Broadcast India
With widespread success across the UK market in TV studio installations, Northern Light has put in place plans to apply this success within the international arena. Andy Booth, Senior Contracts Manag

10/10/2012 Snell NATEXPO 2012 Preview
Snell at NATEXPO 2012: CHANNEL-IN-A-BOX ICE Channel-in-a-Box v3.0 — We Thought About the Channel, Not Just the Box New features to ICE further extend Snell's channel-in-a-box cost benefits. With

10/10/2012 Uni Upgrades With Green Hippo Hippotizer HD Media Server
A.C. Entertainment Technologies (AC-ET) Ltd’s Video division has provided Green Hippo’s Hippotizer HD media server to the University of Huddersfield in West Yorkshire, UK. Specified by Huddersfield

10/10/2012 Woodstock Film Festival Goes Digital
The independent Woodstock Film Festival is set to host its 13th annual event on October 10-14, but something will be different this year – AJA Ki Pros will allow producers to screen portions of the fe

09/10/2012 Andy Hayes Makes Framestore Return
Andy Hayes, who co-won the 9th Annual Visual Effects Society Award for Outstanding Effects Animation in an Animated Feature Motion Picture, is returning to Framestore’s film division as ‘Head of Effec