Broadcast News Archive for August, 2014
29/08/2014 ATG Danmon Completes File Transcoding For Intervideo
ATG Danmon has completed a file transcoding and standards conversion system for Intervideo. "We do whatever is necessary to repurpose client content and deliver it either in the file or tape domain

29/08/2014 DVEO To Demonstrate 50 Channel Transcoding Playout Server At IBC
DVEO has announced it is now shipping its multiple channel live streaming playout server with transcoding for video-on-demand applications. The IP Grooming Server™ 50ch 1TB streams multiple video

29/08/2014 Jünger Audio Shortlisted For Prestigious Award
Jünger Audio has been shortlisted in the Audio and Post Production categories of the IABM Design & Innovation Awards. The awards will be casting the spotlight on new solutions or products that bri

29/08/2014 Production Firm Buys Mistika DI 4K System
Grupo Secuoya, one of Spain's major production companies, has purchased a Mistika DI 4K system with DCP creation capabilities from SGO, to enhance their post production department. Grupo Secuoya o

29/08/2014 Size Is Everything
Live broadcast television or stage productions are a fast moving environment where clear instructions need to be delivered quickly if everything is to run smoothly. Whilst efficient conveyance of

29/08/2014 Source Distribution To Display New Products At BPM 2014
Source Distribution will be hosting a number of new products from Moog, PreSonus and RØDE at the BPM 2014 show in Birmingham next month, alongside best-selling products from Arturia, Universal Audio,

28/08/2014 EBU Adopts ClearView Extreme 4K Video Quality Analyzer
Video Clarity has announced that the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has adopted the company's ClearView Extreme 4K video quality analyser. The EBU is using the analyser in interactive research

28/08/2014 EMPC Uses Imagine Communications Video Servers To Update Studios
Egyptian Media and Production City (EMPC) has selected Imagine Communications' Nexio AMP® video servers to update six of its studios. Replacing EMPC's existing bank of video tape recorders, the ne

28/08/2014 Eyeheight Scoops Full Accreditation From DPP
Eyeheight has received full accreditation from the Digital Production Partnership (DPP) as a supplier of software for broadcast industry file compliance. This encompasses the full range of Eyeheig

28/08/2014 HKT To Unveil OB Facilities At IBC
Hitachi Kokusai Electric Turkey (HKT) will showcase a new concept in versatile, cost-effective outside broadcast (OB) production facilities at IBC. Within a highly compact form factor, the new veh

28/08/2014 PlayBox To Celebrate 15th Anniversary At IBC
PlayBox Technology will celebrate its 15th anniversary at IBC2014 plus the delivery of over 15,000 television playout and branding channels. PlayBox Technology pioneered the Channel-in-a-Box appro

28/08/2014 Ruige To Display New Monitor At IBC
The Ruige TL1730HDA-CO compact transportable picture monitor will make its first European exhibition appearance on the Ruige stand, 11.D47, at IBC2014. Representatives attending will include Jian

28/08/2014 XL Video Supplies LED Screens To Massive Attack
XL Video has renewed its relationship with Massive Attack, supplying LED screens and d3 media servers for the band's recent festival tour which featured a video concept co-designed by UVA and Icarus W

27/08/2014 ARRI Unveils New Upgrade For The AMIRA
ARRI has unveiled a new upgrade for the AMIRA that will allow it to record ProRes UHD files and be adopted by productions requiring 4K quality, answering months of industry debate and discussion as to

27/08/2014 BCS Replaces Wireless In-Ear Monitoring
Live hire firm BCS replaced all of its wireless in-ear monitoring on James Arthur's recent European tour with Shure's PSM1000 system. The move came following on-going problems experienced by James

27/08/2014 ioGates Announces Partnership With Danish Broadcasting Corporation
ioGates has entered a three-year partnership agreement with Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR). Under the agreement, ioGates will provide DR with its own ioGates-powered portal for easily sharin

27/08/2014 Nexidia And Telestream Announce Integration of Nexidia QC Caption Verification Tool
Nexidia has announced a partnership that gives Telestream Vantage users a unique and integrated quality control (QC) solution for caption and language verification. Nexidia QC™, Nexidia's award-wi

27/08/2014 Polecam Range To Be Exhibited At IBC
Polecam Systems will show their signature Polecam range of lightweight carbon fibre jibs and remote heads at IBC 2014. The firm will also be showing an ancillary product that has been commercially

27/08/2014 SGL Makes Two New Appointments
SGL has announced two new appointments as it continues to develop its marketing and engineering strategies. Nicola Kay joins as Marketing Manager and Joon Wong as Support Engineer. Kay will be re

27/08/2014 Video Devices To Make Its Debut At IBC
Video Devices will make its IBC debut at this year's exhibition (Hall 8, Stand B59). Since Sound Devices introduced its first video products, the camera-mounted PIX 240i and PIX 220i, the company

26/08/2014 BroadStream To Unveil New Master Control Solution
BroadStream Solutions will unveil HARBOR, the Company's new master control solution, at IBC 2014. HARBOR delivers the resilience and flexibility of discrete master control, enabling precision switc

26/08/2014 China Mobile Selects AVIWEST DMNG PRO180 3G/4G Video Uplink Solution
AVIWEST has announced that China Mobile Communications has selected its DMNG PRO180 3G/4G video uplink solution to optimize the delivery of live video transmissions. Installed by local system inte

26/08/2014 Forbidden Integrates Forscene With Timecode Buddy
Forbidden Technologies has announced that it has integrated Forscene with Timecode Systems Limited's Timecode Buddy via the MovieSlate iOS application. MovieSlate is the industry standard for prod

26/08/2014 Lawo Appoints Product Support Manager
Lawo has appointed Karl Kussmaul as its product support manager. He brings with him a wealth of pro-audio and video experience from his many years in product management and support roles with Sony

26/08/2014 Leader Assigns New Market Development Manager
Leader Instruments has announced the appointment of Koichi Fukugawa as Market Development Manager for Europe. His principal responsibility will be to work with Regional Development Manager Richard