Broadcast News Archive for February, 2015
27/02/2015 All3Media Appoints CEO
All3Media has appointed Managing Director Jane Turton to CEO with immediate effect. Turton joined All3Media in October 2008 as Director of Business Development & Business Affairs and Deputy Chief O

27/02/2015 Cobalt Digital Releases ANC-MON Ancillary Data Monitor
Cobalt Digital has released the ANC-MON ancillary data monitor for end-to-end data transmission workflows. The ANC-MON combines the probing capabilities of multiple pieces of test equipment into a

27/02/2015 Dalet To Showcase Latest Products At NAB 2015
Dalet Digital Media Systems is gearing up to showcase its latest broadcast and media solutions at this year's NAB 2015 Show. New at the show will be the upcoming Dalet AmberFin 10.6, which introdu

27/02/2015 Masstech Appoints Michael Devine To Its Sales Team
Masstech Group has appointed Michael Devine to its North American sales organisation. "Masstech has a proven history of providing their customers with flexible, efficient and trustworthy solutions

27/02/2015 NAB Summit To Explore Technical And Creative Innovations
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) has announced that the 2015 NAB Show's Technology Summit on Cinema (TSC), will be dedicated to exploring the technical and creative innov

27/02/2015 Orange Launches OTT Multiscreen Service
Viaccess-Orca has announced that Orange has launched an OTT multiscreen service in France using the company's Voyage – TV Everywhere solution, with systems integration and technical support services p

26/02/2015 Airstream 2.0 From VISLINK Now Available
VISLINK has announced the availability of AirStream 2.0. Airstream 2.0, with 50% improved 4G LTE performance and 'one-touch to air' functionality, meets the increasing need for broadcasters to rap

26/02/2015 Corel Introduce High-Performance Video Editing Package
Corel has introduces the new VideoStudio Pro X8 and VideoStudio Ultimate X8, boasting more power and options to "unleash creativity". VideoStudio X8 brings together new tools, intelligent features

26/02/2015 Dragon Buys Quantel System
Dragon has acquired a turnkey Pablo Rio 4KO color and finishing system with a Neo panel for 4K color and finishing. Dragon has also boosted its workflow with the addition of Pablo PA conform, prep

26/02/2015 New BBC Drama Poldark To Premiere In March
A new BBC One drama Poldark is to premiere in March after being made at Bristol's Bottle Yard Studios last summer. The eight-part series, which was filmed between April and October last year, will

26/02/2015 Orbital Sound Announces Dates For Annual Training Course
The dates have been announced the dates for Orbital Sound's annual Easter 'Sound Fundamentals for Theatre' training course. The course, from 7-10 April is to take place at its purpose-built Brixton

26/02/2015 TESERA Broadcast Video Servers To Be Built On Matrox X.mio3 SDI Video Cards
Matrox Video has announced that next generation TESERA broadcast video servers from 360 Systems will be built on Matrox X.mio3 SDI video cards. TESERA multi-format video servers provide record an

25/02/2015 Codex Appoints VP Of Digital Development
Codex has appointed Brian Gaffney, as its Vice President of Business Development. Gaffney has many years of digital production experience, and is well-known in production and post-production circl

25/02/2015 HHB Named RTW's Distributor For The UK And Ireland
HHB Communications has been chosen as RTW's distributor for the UK and Ireland with immediate effect at BVE 2015. (Stand J43) RTW is a German professional audio manufacturer renowned for developing

25/02/2015 New Firm Established To Offer Advice On Specialist Broadcast RF Requirements
A new company named Broadcast Wireless Systems, has been established to offer expertise, agility and objective advice on specialist broadcast RF requirements. The new firm which will debut at CABSA

25/02/2015 Riedel Selects New Head Of Rental Innovations
Riedel Communications has selected Andreas Pater as the company's head of rental innovations. In this new role at Riedel, Pater will oversee product management within the Riedel rental department

25/02/2015 SMPTE Members Win Two Oscars From AMPAS
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) has announced that its members have been recognised with top awards — including two Oscars from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sc

25/02/2015 Visual Impact Orders Modular 4k Cameras For New TV Drama
The Panasonic VariCam 35 has been selected for a major new TV drama, set to be screened in the Autumn. Visual Impact has ordered six of the modular 4K cameras, with four sold to leading rental com

24/02/2015 Atomos Implements Avid DNxHR 4K Recording In The Shogun
Atomos is to announce the implementation of Avid DNxHR 4K recording, playback, play-out and editing for Shogun at BVE 2015. Atomos also confirmed that DNxHD recording, 3D LUTs and 4KUHD to HD Down

24/02/2015 Belar Electronics To Improve WizWin Software For 2015 NAB Show
Belar Electronics is to improve its WizWin software for its AM, FM and HD Radio modulation monitors. The new advanced features capture modulation activity associated with analog and digital radio b

24/02/2015 Channel 4 Selects Aspera To Transfer Video Content For 4oD
Channel 4 has selected Aspera to enable the rapid and secure transfer of thousands of hours of video content to the cloud for its video-on-demand service, 4oD (4 on Demand). Channel 4 has deployed

24/02/2015 Marquis To Launch Project Parking Version 4 At NAB 2015
Marquis Broadcast is to launch Project Parking Version 4 at NAB 2015. Project Parking has now been developed to become a complete Avid storage management solution and it will be shown for the fir

24/02/2015 phoenix Announces Upgrade To Full HD Operation
German public broadcaster phoenix has announced it is upgrading to full HD operation. phoenix has selected Snell IQ Modular to provide the quality and reliability essential for broadcast operation

24/02/2015 Sky News UK Installs Blackmagic's ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K
Sky News UK has implemented Blackmagic's ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K with an ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Panel and Smart Videohub as part of an overhaul to the news organization's broadcast systems in 'S

23/02/2015 3sixtymedia Installs 20 Baselight For Avid Seats
3sixtymedia has added a Baselight Two colour grading system with Blackboard control panel. To integrate grading into the entire post workflow even more closely, the company has also installed 20 B