Broadcast News Archive for March, 2016
04/03/2016 Nevion To Demo IP Tech At NAB
Nevion will use NAB 2016 to demonstrate the ease of transition to IP for broadcasters, it has been announced. At the show, the company will exhibit equipment from other vendors from the Alliance for I

04/03/2016 SGO And AJA Announce Partnership
SGO and AJA Video Systems have announced a new partnership. The agreement sees SGO's colour grading and finishing post-production system Mistika now fully compatible with AJA's line of KONA and Corvid

04/03/2016 TVT Extends Contract With BBC Worldwide ANZ
TVT has extended its contract with BBC Worldwide Australia and New Zealand, it has been announced. The partnership will see TVT manage and co-ordinate the broadcaster's media assets for playout in Aus

04/03/2016 Velvets: The Professional Choice
With a multitude of manufacturers and models to choose from, LED lighting for video has become a minefield to navigate for freelancers, broadcasters and rental houses alike. Lighting is an intrinsi

04/03/2016 VFX Facility Teams Up With Pixit Media
Visual effects and animation facility Cinesite Studios has installed Pixit Media's PixStor software-defined scale-out storage platform at its sites in London and Montreal. Pixit Media provided the

04/03/2016 VITEC's IPTV Sports Venue Solution Heads To NAB
VITEC has announced that it will demonstrate a number of solutions at NAB 2016, booth SL6305. It includes its IPTV Sports Venue Solution, featuring EZ TV; the MGW Ace/D265 HEVC point-to-point portable

03/03/2016 CABSAT Showcase For Cinegy Air Pro
Cinegy has announced that its Cinegy Air Pro will be available to view at CABSAT, Dubai, 8 – 10 March. The company's complete workflow solution will also be featured by Broadcast & Studio Solution

03/03/2016 GatesAir Expands Intraplex IP Link Range
GatesAir has added to its Intraplex portfolio of IP networking solutions, and at NAB 2016, the company will demonstrate its IP link family of audio codecs, including a new model designed specifically

03/03/2016 ITV Studios Invests In Steadicam Rig
ITV Studios has invested in a Steadicam M-1 rig. The rig is the latest high-end product from Steadicam and was supplied by Tiffen International, which is based at London's Pinewood Studios. Also inclu

03/03/2016 NEP Visions Secures Transitional Premises
NEP Visions has announced it has secured new transitional premises for its staff and fleet of OB vehicles. In November 2015, the company's previous site was destroyed by a fire. The new facility,

03/03/2016 RED Digital Cinema To Feature At CABSAT
RED Digital Cinema is to demonstrate its DSMC2 line of cameras at CABSAT 2016. The line-up includes WEAPON 6K Carbon Fiber, SCARLET-W 5K and RED RAVEN 4.5K. WEAPON Carbon Fiber has 6K resolution a

03/03/2016 Sonnet Technologies Selected By Be4Post
Sonnet Technologies' xMac Pro Server has been chosen by Be4Post, a French provider of high-performance mobile stations for film and television production, to drive its all-new digital imaging technici

02/03/2016 Imagine To Exhibit Latest Product Advances At NAB
Imagine Communications will exhibit its latest product advances and initiatives aimed at assisting broadcasters and other media companies through the next phase of the ongoing modernization of their p

02/03/2016 IMT To Highlight 58microLite HD Mini Kit At NAB
Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT) will be highlighting the 58microLite HD Mini Kit at NAB 2016 (Booth C1321). Ideal for ENG truck applications, the 58microLite HD Mini Kit is a highly porta

02/03/2016 Jünger Audio To Focus On Smart Audio At NAB
Jünger Audio will focus its attention on Smart Audio - an entirely new concept aimed at helping broadcasters embrace automated audio production, particularly in live environments at NAB 2016 (Booth C2

02/03/2016 Matthews To Produce Robotic-Centric Equipment
Matthews Studio Equipment has announced a deal with Andy Flessas (aka andyRobot) to produce robotic-centric equipment. Flessas, a fan of the Matthews technique of supporting various pieces of equi

02/03/2016 New Exhibitors To Attend CABSAT
The 22nd edition of CABSAT is to welcome dozens of first-time local and international companies. Attracted by the high calibre of industry professionals attending CABSAT, the new exhibitors represe

02/03/2016 Rapid Pictures Appoints Client Account Manager
Post Production facility Rapid Pictures has appointed Charlotte Murphy as its Client Account Manager. Charlotte brings with her 18 years of industry experience, joining Rapid from the Deluxe run D

01/03/2016 ATG Danmon Reports Healthy Media Market Conditions
ATG Danmon UK reports healthy media market conditions based on the good attendance at Broadcast Video Expo 2016 held in London. "Demand for our systems integration services remains high," comments

01/03/2016 Call For Papers For 2016 IEEE Broadcast Symposium
The IEEE Broadcast Technology Society (BTS) has announced the call for papers for the 2016 IEEE Broadcast Symposium. The event is scheduled for 12 - 14 October at the Hartford Marriott Downtown hot

01/03/2016 Fairlight And Qvest Announce Partnership
Fairlight and Qvest Media have announced they are entering into a strategic partnership. This will make Qvest Media the exclusive distributor for Fairlight's range of digital audio products in Ger

01/03/2016 National Theatre Live Teams Up With Royal Court And Playful Productions
National Theatre Live will team up with the Royal Court and Playful Productions to broadcast Hangmen from London's West End. It will be captured in ultra-detailed Sony 4K and projected in the high

01/03/2016 Procam To Acquire Take 2
Procam is to acquire Take 2, suppliers of professional digital and motion picture production equipment. The takeover of one of London's best-known rental houses increases Procam's footprint in sup

01/03/2016 RGB Broadcasting To Represent Digigram's AQILM Range
Digigram and RGB Broadcasting will represent Digigram's AQILIM range of encoding and transcoding solutions for multiscreen/OTT video delivery and its AQORD encoding/decoding solutions for broadcast co