Broadcast News Archive for May, 2012
04/05/2012 Qbrick Consolidates Servers To Interxion
Interxion, a leading European provider of carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, has announced that Qbrick, a European provider of streaming media, has chosen Interxion to house a large part

04/05/2012 Sencore Announces ProCare Training Program
Sencore, a provider of signal quality and video delivery solutions, has announced the launch of its ProCare training program. As the newest addition to Sencore's ProCare customer support and profess

04/05/2012 TM3 Supports Loudness Monitoring For RTL F1 Coverage
RTW, a manufacturer and distributor of professional audio metering and control devices for studio recording and radio and TV broadcast applications, recently delivered three pre-production units of th

04/05/2012 UNITY Mobile Wins Red Herring Award
UNITY Mobile, a provider of cloud-based services, has been included in the 2012 Red Herring Top 100 award which celebrates the innovations and technologies provided by European startup companies to th

03/05/2012 Arqiva Order 800 Of dB Broadcast’s MERlin DVB-T2 Monitoring Receiver
UK independent system integrator and manufacturer dB Broadcast has received the largest single order so far for the MERlin DVB-T2 monitoring receiver. Arqiva, the communications infrastructure and m

03/05/2012 Digital Restoration Of 1970s TV Series Earns Award Nomination
BBC Studios and Post Production's Digital Media Services team has digitally restored the complete series of the 1970s hit show, The Persuaders! for home entertainment label Network. Starring two great

03/05/2012 London 2012 Organisers Embrace HD Video Conferencing
High Definition Visual Communication AV equipment (HDVC) provided by Panasonic System Communications Company Europe is enabling LOCOG’s technology team to communicate quickly and easily. The London

03/05/2012 New Board Structure For Screen Yorkshire
Screen Yorkshire has appointed three new Board Members, including Sarah Doole, Creative Director for Drama and Head of Indie Drama at BBC Worldwide, as it embarks on delivering the £15m Yorkshire Cont

03/05/2012 Polson Theatre Select Barco For Digital Cinema Deployment
Barco, global digital cinema technology company, has completed installation of 26 DLP Cinema® projectors in Polson Theatre’s 11 sites located throughout Montana. Because the Polson Theatre circuit i

03/05/2012 Prospect Appoints Nikki Cooper As Executive Producer Of Popular Factual
DCD-owned Prospect the London and Cardiff based producer of factual and lifestyle programming has appointed Nikki Cooper as Executive Producer, Popular Factual. Starting immediately and based at Pros

03/05/2012 Turkmenistan TV Tower Equipped With Wohler Monitoring Gear
Wohler Technologies has announced that the state-of-the-art broadcast facility, newly opened in Turkmenistan's capital city of Ashgabad, is being equipped with a range of Wohler audio and video monito

03/05/2012 Winner Of Focal International Awards 2012 Announced
The ninth annual FOCAL International Awards in association with AP Archive took place last night at The Lancaster London Hotel, with winning entries spanning the decades and unearthing stunning footag

02/05/2012 Broadpeak Selected As A 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Europe
Red Herring announced its Top 100 award in recognition of the leading private companies from Europe, celebrating these startups' innovations and technologies across their respective industries. Red H

02/05/2012 Denis Loktev Explores Russia For Euronews Life
For one month, Denis Loktev, reporting for the series Life, travelled all over Russia, from the picturesque Red Square to the fascinating province of Kamchatka. In previous episodes, Life took viewer

02/05/2012 DPA Mics Provide Versatility For Penang World Music Festival
Malaysian DPA dealer AV United has supplied a number of mics to two companies staging the Penang World Music Festival 2012, Kinakoworx Productions and Echo Sound. The annual event, hosted by the Pena

02/05/2012 Grass Valley Appoints Middle East MD
Grass Valley has appointed Hassan Ghoul as Managing Director and Sales Manager for operations in the Middle East. With a career in the broadcast industry spanning over 35 years, Hassan Ghoul is a we

02/05/2012 iLive Selected For German Cultural Centre
The conversion of Britz Castle in Berlin-Neukölln, Germany, into a new cultural centre, was recently completed, and includes a 300-capacity concert and theatre hall, installed with Allen & Heath’s iLi

02/05/2012 NEP Acquires Bow Tie Television Limited
NEP has announced its acquisition of UK based Bow Tie TV Limited. This deal comes after a long-standing relationship between the companies, and widens NEP’s UK services into Contract Management an

02/05/2012 Signiant And 5th Kind Team Up To Streamline Asset Management
Signiant, intelligent file movement software provider for media and entertainment, has announced a partnership to integrate their accelerated file movement capabilities with 5th Kind's CORE™ platform,

02/05/2012 Sky Extends Partnership With British Cycling Post-Olympics
British Cycling today announced a further four years of the partnership with Sky as its role as Principal Partner is extended to the end of 2016. The "unique nature" of the partnership between Briti

01/05/2012 Preco Introduces Census Digital 3G-Capable NanoQubes
A new addition to the Preco range of broadcast-quality equipment, the Census Digital NanoQubes series allows video and audio interface systems to be assembled from a range of compact modules. "The

01/05/2012 Bridge Technologies Academy Announces May 'Train The Operators' Course
Bridge Technologies reconvenes its Academy training in May with a "Train the Operators" session to be held at the company's new central Oslo headquarters. By introducing attendees to the fundamental

01/05/2012 Film Fans Vote On Hitchcock’s Most Iconic Moments
Alfred Hitchcock’s terrifying shower scene in Psycho has been voted the most iconic film moment – according to a poll of film fans. In a scene that spawned a thousand spoofs, the moment that Norman

01/05/2012 Pioneering Freeview Application launches The Space
The Space service, launched by Arts Council England and the BBC, uses S&T Player, an advanced interactive TV application, built by London-based specialists Strategy & Technology (S&T) to bring the se

01/05/2012 Production Of The Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge Films Comes To An End
Three months ago I received an email from a contact at Kessels Kramer asking, “how would you like to spend a couple of months on a yacht crossing the Atlantic?”, as a sailor who has rarely been beyond