Broadcast News Archive for May, 2014
15/05/2014 PLASA Baltimore Hailed 'Success'
PLASA Focus Baltimore has been described as a "success" by organisers, after a weekend show that boasted 600 attendees and a range of seminars held by industry experts. Frank Brault, Industry Produ

15/05/2014 RTW To Exhibit At BroadcastAsia2014
RTW is to exhibit its new RTW Loudness Tools from the new Masterclass PlugIns range of software, the LQL Loudness Quality Logger software and its TM3, TM7 and TM9 TouchMonitor audio meters at this yea

15/05/2014 Sonnet Technologies Launches Fusion QR
Sonnet Technologies has launched the Fusion QR, a portable four-drive RAID 5 SATA storage system that replaces the company's Fusion D400QR5. The Fusion QR integrates a RAID 5 controller and offers

15/05/2014 Sound Devices Announces New Appointments
Sound Devices, supplier of audio and video products for production, has announced the appointment of Paul Isaacs to VP of Marketing and Product Design, Dan Desjardins (pictured) to Manager of Software

14/05/2014 Boxer TV Selects Viaccess-Orca's TV Everywhere
Viaccess-Orca has announced that Boxer TV, a Swedish pay-TV operator owned by the Teracom Group, has selected its TV Everywhere solution to extend its DTT and on-demand service offering into the multi

14/05/2014 Calrec Selected For NEP Studio Upgrade
Roll to Record, international broadcaster NEP's UK-based provider of custom studios and control rooms, has installed a console from Calrec Audio in its permanent studio operation at the Wimbledon TV S

14/05/2014 Channel 5 Selects Digital Element For Geo Rights Management
Digital Element, provider of IP geolocation intelligence technology, has announced that UK broadcaster Channel 5 has deployed its NetAcuity® system to manage the geographic rights of its internet-base

14/05/2014 Cinedeck Partners With Aarmadillo
Cinedeck LLC has partnered with Aarmadillo Inc. to expand business development and technical consulting in the media and entertainment industry across North America for Cinedeck’s range of HD/2K/4K me

14/05/2014 Industry Colleagues Race For Charity
Three media industry colleagues have come together to race across Europe in a spruced-up banger for charity. Team YOVO - You Only Volvo Once! - began the 3,000-mile Scumrun on Thursday 8 May in a c

14/05/2014 Marquis Offers BIT Broadcast Bundle Bonus
Marquis Broadcast is promoting its relationship with Object Matrix by offering a special BIT Broadcast show deal for its Project Parking and MatrixStore solution, sold through reseller Datos. Matrix

14/05/2014 Media Group International Upgrades Qatar Uni Studio
Qatar University has signed a contract with SI Media Group International (MGI) to provide multi-vendor support and maintenance services for its TV Creative Content and Production Systems. Installed in

14/05/2014 nangu.TV Completes Migration Of O2 Customers
nangu.TV, media platform provider for IPTV and OTT services, has completed the migration of O2 customers to the nangu.TV Media Platform. nangu.TV began working with O2 last summer when the operator re

14/05/2014 Pro Audio Stash Launches New Rack Faceplate
UK-based, 19-inch rack specialist designer, manufacturer and supplier, Pro Audio Stash (PAS), has launched a new range of custom rack faceplates and shelves with magnets. The product consists of a

14/05/2014 WTS OB Truck Hits The Road At Chelsea's Player Of The Year
Video Europe’s newest OB truck, a 16-camera, double expanding vehicle built by C2S Systems, the broadcast integration arm of WTS Group, has carried out its first production at Chelsea FC’s Player of t

13/05/2014 ARRI AMIRA Begins Shipping
ARRI's AMIRA, the docu-style camera featuring CFast 2.0 workflows with a design optimised for single-operator use and extended shoulder-mounted operation, is now shipping. The camera features in-ca

13/05/2014 DPA Selected By Joel Compass
Emerging UK artist Joel Compass has become the latest to join the DPA Microphones' fan club. Compass, a 21-year-old from south London, was switched on to DPA's d:facto™ Vocal Microphone by his tour ma

13/05/2014 Europe 1 Upgrades With HARMAN
French radio station Europe 1 has recently outfitted its studios with a pair of HARMAN Studer OnAir 3000 digital consoles. The consoles were sold through Audiopole, Studer's French distributor. Eur

13/05/2014 Miller Celebrates 60 Years At BroadcastAsia
Miller Camera Support has said it will be continuing its 60th anniversary celebrations at BroadcastAsia2014 on Booth 4D2-21. "Since Miller's launch in 1954, we are continuously looking to expand ou

13/05/2014 Music Producers Guild Releases 2014 Awards Video
The Music Producers Guild has launched a short video highlighting its 2014 MPG Awards Ceremony, which took place in London earlier this year. This annual event celebrates "the creativity and achie

13/05/2014 New Compact 'Softy Lite' Cam Released
Softy Lite, a new LED soft light for digital movie making and photography, has been officially announced for sale. The Softy Lite is designed to be small and compact and can be used free standing o

13/05/2014 Noticias MundoFOX Selects Dejero Portable Transmitters
Dejero, creator cellular newsgathering products, has announced that Noticias MundoFOX has adopted its portable LIVE+ 20/20 Transmitters for its mobile news teams. As one of the newest Spanish-language

13/05/2014 Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg Deploys Snell's Sirius 800
Snell has announced that Germany’s Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb) Potsdam has deployed multiple routers from the Sirius 800 series for its main control room. rbb previously had a Sirius 830 multi-f

13/05/2014 STV Invests In Sony's PMW-400L
Scottish TV has announced investment in Sony PMW-400L cameras as part of the broadcaster's move toward HD. STV invested in 25 Sony PMW-400L cameras as well as wireless adapters and accompanying field

13/05/2014 Volicon Showcases New Observer Apps At BroadcastAsia
Volicon is to display five new applications within the company’s Observer® Media Intelligence Platform at this year's BroadcastAsia show. Volicon’s new Capture application allows broadcasters to ca

12/05/2014 Argosy Prepares For BroadcastAsia
Argosy, supplier of HD broadcast cables and studio infrastructure products, is to demonstrate a range of fibre management solutions at BroadcastAsia2014 (stand 5E2-01 British Pavilion, at the Marina B