Broadcast News Archive for September, 2014
25/09/2014 re:fine Launches re:io
re:fine has launched re:io, a private online cloud-based content-processing platform for production companies, post houses and distributors involved in the digital-media supply chain. re:io is a p

25/09/2014 Vinten Supplies Encoded Pan And Tilt Head To Sky Sports
Vinten has supplied a Vinten encoded pan and tilt head to Sky Sports for use in studio during the upcoming Ryder Cup. The Vinten encoded

24/09/2014 Camera Corps To Demonstrate Systems At Wildscreen Film Festival
Camera Corps will demonstrate its range of compact and remote camera systems at the biennial Wildscreen Film Festival in Bristol, October 19-24, 2014. The event brings together programme producers

24/09/2014 Clear-Com Appoints New Regional Sales Manager
Clear-Com has appointed Damien Egan as Regional Sales Manager for UK, Ireland and Israel, effective immediately. Reporting to Nicki Fisher, Director of EMEA Sales, Damien will be responsible for d

24/09/2014 DigitalGlue Completes IP Stream Monitoring Platform For Globecast
DigitalGlue has completed an IP stream monitoring platform for Globecast. Based on Bridge Technologies' monitoring and analysis tools, the new installation gives Globecast technicians comprehensive

24/09/2014 DPA To Showcase Full Range Of Live And Body Worn Microphones
DPA Microphones, in partnership with UK distributor Sound Network, will show its full range of live and body worn microphones in PLASA's first ever Audio Village. DPA will have a live band backline

24/09/2014 Microsoft Production Studios Install Studio Technologies Announcer's Consoles
Microsoft Production Studios recently installed six Studio Technologies Model 215 Dante™-Enabled Announcer's Consoles in its production facility to handle multi-lingual translations for a program prod

24/09/2014 Miller Camera Support To Demonstrate Air Tripod System
Miller Camera Support, LLC, is demonstrating its Air Tripod System, recently released to the U.S. market, at Next Video Conference & Expo (Booth 223), the event that takes video technology to the next

24/09/2014 NEP Visions Uses Van Damme Cable
VDC Trading has supplied outside broadcast firm NEP Visions with another thirty seven 100 metre assemblies of Van Damme Star Quad Tour Grade broadcast cable as well as making all the break-out tail se

24/09/2014 Quantel Selects LineUP As Its Reseller Partner In Brazil
Quantel has appointed LineUP as its reseller partner in Brazil for its full range of Quantel news and sports production systems and high quality post finishing systems as well as the complete Snell Li

23/09/2014 Anton/Bauer Demos Digital Battery And Performance Charger Series
Anton/Bauer demoed its new Digital Battery Series and Performance Charger Series at IBC2014. The batteries and chargers are available in both Anton/Bauer’s signature Gold Mount and in V-Mount. The

23/09/2014 BT Sport Selects LiveU
BT Sport has chosen LiveU's market-leading cellular uplinking technology to create Europe's first cellular newsgathering (CNG) fleet of vehicles. The deal has been led by LiveU's UK partner Garland Pa

23/09/2014 Budda Jones Selects Facilis Terrablock
Entertainment-marketing group Buddha Jones has selected Facilis TerraBlock to aid its management of thousands of hours of HD and 4K footage. Last year, I.T. Director Kyle Gascho opted to integrate

23/09/2014 Cinedeck ZX Launched
Cinedeck has launched Cinedeck ZX, a modular 4K/UHDTV-1/HD/SD platform that allows users to custom-build fast camera-to-post workflows for digital cinema and broadcast applications. Cinedeck ZX com

23/09/2014 Digigram's VX222e Sound Cards Selected For Jelli's RadioSpot
Digigram's VX222e series of sound cards has been selected by Jelli for integration into the company's RadioSpot™ programmatic advertising platform. "Broadcast engineers are familiar with the qualit

23/09/2014 K-Tek Booms Capture NASCAR
Sound Mixer Mike McQueen has selected K-Tek boom poles for his coverage of the NASCAR road races. "We started in Dover and from there it went all over the country," he explains. "During the week we

23/09/2014 PLASA Riggers' Forum To Focus On Training
The fifth annual PLASA Riggers’ Forum is to take place on Sunday 5 October 2014 from 14:00 - 17:00 in the North Hall Gallery rooms at ExCeL London, ahead of the PLASA Rigging Conference on the followi

23/09/2014 Rapid Change Rocks The Broadcast Industry - Survey
40% of senior executives in the broadcast industry agree there is uncertainty about what technology to invest in to satisfy customer needs, according to a new survey released by Marquis Media. 53% sai

23/09/2014 Sky Italia Deploys Imagine
Sky Italia has deployed Imagine Communications' Magellan SDN Orchestrator, enabling the broadcaster to integrate and manage a fully redundant distribution system for both ASI and IP transport streams

23/09/2014 VDC Trading Appoints Sales Manager
VDC Trading, distributor of Van Damme cable, assemblies and connectors has appointed Jodie Verley as Sales Manager. Ms Verley has worked in Electronics Distribution for the past 16 years and over t

22/09/2014 Autoscript Launches E.P.I.C. 19
Autoscript has launched E.P.I.C. 19, its 19-inch Enhanced Prompting Information Centre. The E.P.I.C. 19 has been developed for use in large studios that have a requirement for a smart system to displa

22/09/2014 Blackmagic Design Launches SmartView 4K
Blackmagic Design has launched SmartView 4K, a UHD broadcast monitor with 12G-SDI inputs for compatibility with SD, HD and Ultra HD formats up to 2160p60. The solution was demonstrated on the Black

22/09/2014 Codex, ARRI Create ALEXA 65 Workflow System
Codex has joined with ARRI to develop the recording and workflow system for the new ALEXA 65 large format camera. Codex worked with the company to create an in-built camera recorder plus an on-set and

22/09/2014 Fairlight Launches CC-2 For Post Production
Fairlight has launched its second generation Crystal Core (CC-2) technology, incorporating 1,000 playback channels, 100+ output buses and 100 live inputs. CC-2 is compatible with the audio hardware

22/09/2014 Hamlet Wins IBC Best Of Show
British T&M company Hamlet Video International is celebrating after its new solution Enterprise won a Best Of Show Award at IBC2014. Enterprise is a compliance tool aimed at providing those who wor