Broadcast News Archive for June, 2016
17/06/2016 iBroadcast – A Decision Support Solution
For satellite, terrestrial, cable and IPTV broadcasters and operators wanting to improve their operational efficiency, the iBroadcast network and operation management system may be the innovation they

17/06/2016 IDX DUO-C190 High Capacity High Load Battery Now Shipping
Eagerly awaited by users of cameras needing longer run times or those with high current needs, the DUO-C190 addresses both requirements and arrived with IDX dealerships in May. The DUO-C190, weigh

17/06/2016 RTW Upgrades Masterclass Plugins
RTW has upgraded its Loudness Tools and Mastering Tools plug-ins. Version 4.0 adds support for Mac OS X 10.11 'El Capitan', and provides new functionality. The updates include a selectable 12th oc

17/06/2016 SMPTE Announce ETCA 2016 Conference Sessions
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) has announced a series of conference sessions for Entertainment Technology in the Connected Age (ETCA) 2016. Subtitled 'The Race Is On!',

17/06/2016 Sonnet Technologies Kits Out John Lennon Educational Tour Bus
Sonnet Technologies has donated its systems to the non-profit John Lennon Educational Tour Bus. The bus is a mobile pro audio, video and broadcast studio providing hands-on experience for students of

17/06/2016 Sony Launches IP Live Production Studio
Sony has announced the launch of an IP Live Production Studio as part of its Digital Motion Picture Centre Europe (DMPCE). Located at Pinewood Film Studios, the facility represents Sony's commitme

16/06/2016 BFV's Big Interview: Silentair
Better, quieter temperature control in studios had always been a requirement but until Silentair came along there just wasn't a lot of choice, says Phil Gillatt, Technical Director, Silentair...

16/06/2016 Blackmagic Kit Utilised In RTBF Installation
Belgium's French speaking public broadcaster, RTBF, has installed a new visual radio studio which utilises a Blackmagic video production kit alongside inhouse automation software to trigger video cont

16/06/2016 Clear-Com Names New Channel Partners
Clear-Com has appointed three new channel partners across the EMEA region. They are HAVPRO in Saudi Arabia, SF SES in Turkey, and XLR in Belgium and Luxembourg. All three companies have specif

16/06/2016 Dominique Delport To Deliver Keynote At IBC2016
Dominique Delport will deliver a Keynote at this year's IBC2016 Conference, it has been announced. Mr Delport is Global Managing Director of Havas Media Group and Chairman of Vivendi Content. With

16/06/2016 Filmmaker David Peacock Selects Anton/Bauer
Filmmaker David Peacock and Absolute Cinema have raced down North America's longest vertical drop on Mount Mackenzie, cruised on the pistes of Austria's Stubai Glacier, and outrun avalanches in New Ze

16/06/2016 GOLDSTEIN Scores Panasonic's Ground-Breaking Global Campaign
Panasonic's new global campaign puts viewers behind the lens. In Panasonic's newest global campaign, creative agency, Brave, were given the task of illustrating through film how Panasonic works wit

16/06/2016 Paragon Bank Discuss Finance Options
As technology evolves and the boundaries continue to blur between the worlds of audio visual and IT, I'm increasingly asked by suppliers to facilitate 'payment plans' enabling the customer to budget f

16/06/2016 Shotoku Appoints New Regional Sales Manager
Shotoku Broadcast Systems has announced the appointment of Ashish Srivastava as its new Regional Sales Manager to help increase the company's presence in India. Srivastava, who has more than 16 ye

16/06/2016 Wohler's New AoIP Module Now Shipping
Wohler Technologies has announced that the new Dante module for the AMP2-16V Series Audio Monitors is now shipping. First introduced at NAB, the module adds audio-over-IP monitoring functionality

15/06/2016 EditShare Shortlisted For IBC2016 Innovation Award
EditShare has announced it has been shortlisted for the IBC2016 Innovation Awards in the Content Management category. The nomination is for its collaboration with MoovIT Production Services on reality

15/06/2016 Film For 4K UHD Delivery
In the past 30 years we have seen a phenomenal transition in video formats and broadcast television, writes Adrian Bull, Managing Director, Cinelab London. A brief summary of the evolution of TV

15/06/2016 NAB 2016: The Cold Compress To The Broadcast Industry
Calming the excitement in the industry with regards to new standards, formats, buzzwords and string, NAB had it covered once again. UHD, HDR, IP and micro services, but it goes without saying that

15/06/2016 New PAGlink 150Wh Batteries
PAG introduced its new PL150 Series of PAGlink Intelligent Linking Batteries at NAB in April. The new Li-Ion batteries offer an increased capacity of 150Wh, 50% more than 96Wh PAGlink batteries, bu

15/06/2016 Price Studios Welcomes Bruce Forsyth
Gracing our facility recently we welcomed the much-loved national TV legend, the iconic Sir Bruce Forsyth. He was in for his brand new broadcast, 'Bruce's Hall of Fame'. Using our Rehearsal Room 1

15/06/2016 Riedel Teams Up With 101 Technology
Riedel Communications has announced a partnership with systems integrator and distributor 101 Technology. The integrator, based in Bangkok, will offer Riedel's complete product portfolio to its cu

15/06/2016 Tedial Selected For Major MAM Project
Tedial has been selected for a major installation project at Norway's public service broadcaster, NRK. Tedial Evolution provides NRK with multi-site Enterprise MAM, Capture Manager software and a

15/06/2016 Vinten's Vector 750 Eyes Up 4K Sports
Vinten is preparing for the 2016 sports season with its Vector 750 pan and tilt head. The system, which provides support for 4K, studio and OB broadcast cameras and lenses, enables perfect control for

15/06/2016 Vizrt Appoints New CEO
Vizrt has announced the appointment of Michael Hallen as CEO. Effective from 1 August, 2016, Mr Hallen will be based at the company's global headquarters in Bergen, Norway. With 25 years of ex

14/06/2016 albis-elcon Launches SceneFlex
albis-elon has launched a new set-top box (STB) model, SceneFlex. SceneFlex enables operators to select hardware, architecture and operating system, as well as respective supply chain and logistic