Broadcast News Archive for February, 2015
23/02/2015 i2i Events Group Announces Plans For London Entertainment Week 2016
i2i Events Group, the organiser behind BVE 2015, has announced its plans for London Entertainment Week 2016, a week-long series of events built around BVE to celebrate the achievements and ambitions o

23/02/2015 Megahertz To Attend CABSAT 2015
Megahertz Ltd has announced it is attending CABSAT 2015 to build on its strong position in the Middle East. A team of engineers and systems architects will be on hand to discuss the challenges for

23/02/2015 Quantel Launches Digital Fact Book
Quantel has released a brand new edition of the Digital Fact Book. It has been completely overhauled and updated to reflect the latest developments across our industry, and has its very own websit

23/02/2015 Sat Link Acquires Quantity Of NovelSat's NS300 Satellite Modems
NovelSat has announced that satellite services provider SatLink Communications has acquired a sizable quantity of NovelSat NS300 satellite modems to enhance the satellite communications solution offer

23/02/2015 TCFTVD Promotes David Smyth To Senior VP Of Sales And Development
Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution (TCFTVD) has promoted David Smyth from VP Sales to Senior VP Sales and Development. As part of his new responsibilities Smyth will work with Twentieth

20/02/2015 DAC To Display Range Of Products At NAB 2015
At NAB 2015 Disk Archive Corporation (DAC) will announce support for a new generation of Archive Specific 8TB disk drives, which are set to transform the economics of Deep Archive storage on the ALTO

20/02/2015 Leader Launches The LT8900
Leader Instruments Corporation has introduced a new addition to its range of broadcast-quality test equipment. The LT8900 is a multiformat video and sync pulse generator with a highly innovative a

20/02/2015 LiveU To Showcase Broadcast Video Devices At NAB 2015
LiveU is to present a complete range of broadcast video devices and workflow solutions at NAB 2015. For the first time in the US, LiveU will showcase its recently launched LU200 ultra-small newsgat

20/02/2015 RT UK Installs Summa Digital Audio Console
Calrec Audio has announced that RT UK has installed a Summa digital audio console in its London bureau to manage audio signals for its live news operation. The sale marks Calrec's first Summa inst

20/02/2015 Sony's NXCAM Camcorder Used For Journey To Le Mans
Sony's Super 35mm NEX-FS700 camera was used to shoot racing documentary Journey to Le Mans. Two of Sony's 4K-capable NXCAM camcorders were supplied by broadcast and professional solutions provider

20/02/2015 UPPM Partners With Deutsche Grammophon
Universal Publishing Production Music (UPPM) has announced a new partnership with Universal Music Group's classical label Deutsche Grammophon. Launching this week with 30 albums, 'Deutsche Grammop

19/02/2015 Argosy Brings IP To CABSAT
HD cable supplier Argosy has announced it will be demonstrating its range of IP-related products at this year's CABSAT show. The company's range will include products to connect, interface and test

19/02/2015 Blackmagic's URSA – Blurring The Lines Between Broadcast And Cinema
I fondly remember the day when the Blackmagic URSA was announced – it was day one of NAB 2014. Sadly I couldn't be in Vegas so I was glued to Twitter that day, trying to keep abreast of what new produ

19/02/2015 EVS Appoints New MD And CEO
EVS Broadcast Equipment has appointed Muriel De Lathouwer as Managing Director & CEO. Ms De Lathouwer was serving as interim president of the Executive Committee of EVS on an interim basis since th

19/02/2015 Finance: The Flexible Way To Make Cash Flow Work
"How are you going to pay for your equipment?" It's the question sales people the world over dread to ask. But it's a pretty important one! And "finance" remains a common answer, just after "dunno" an

19/02/2015 How Camera Technology Is Transforming Programme Coverage
During the last decade camera technology has dramatically changed the way footage is captured. Every time audiences turn on their TV screens, open their laptops or browse through their smart devices,

19/02/2015 Megahertz Focuses On IP And 4K At BVE
Megahertz Ltd. will focus on the transition to IP infrastructures, as well as the challenges of new technologies such as 4K, at this year's BVE show in London. The company will be exhibiting at BVE

19/02/2015 PHABRIX Announces New V9.2 Rx Range At BVE
PHABRIX will be at BVE London on stand P39 this year with the latest software release for its innovative Rx rack mount range. The Rx is available in three chassis types, the 2U Rx 2000 with dual in

19/02/2015 Raycom Launches New ENG Audio Solutions At BVE
Two new ENG style offerings from Raycom will be launching at this year's BVE show. First to arrive will be a package from Italian manufactures Wisycom containing a lite version of the superb MTP40

19/02/2015 Riedel Systems Strengthen The Union
Just before the end of 2014, 4rfv was invited by German communications specialists Riedel to watch 1. FC Union Berlin e.V. take on Karlsruher FC at the east Berlin team's home stadium, An der Alten Fö

19/02/2015 Strength To Strength – The Story Of Elstree
Star Wars. Indiana Jones. The Shining. Hitchcock. Elstree Studios is an iconic studio. But where did it all start? The studio was established in 1926 when young British film producer Herbert Wilcox

18/02/2015 Canford Announces New Products For BVE
Canford Audio has announced it will be making multiple product launches at this year's BVE show at the London ExCeL. Upgrades have now been implemented for the company's IP addressable Mains Distri

18/02/2015 ChyronHego Prepares For NAB 2015
ChyronHego is bringing new innovations across broadcast graphics to this year's NAB show in Las Vegas. Headlining the company's technology at the show is Lyric64, the all-new 64-bit re-architected

18/02/2015 London Company Rents Solid State Memory Cards
A new company has been set up in London that focuses on the rental of Solid State Memory Cards. Senior hire co-ordinator at Solidmate Ltd., Paul Parsons said: "It is such a small piece of the puzzl

18/02/2015 NUGEN Audio Reveal Upgrades At NAB
NUGEN Audio will appear at this year's NAB show to demonstrate the latest in its range of post-production and broadcast loudness tools. An upgrade of the company's loudness measurement and correcti