Broadcast News Archive for July, 2016
29/07/2016 Bannister Lake Software Unveils Super Ticker Community
Bannister Lake Software has unveiled Super Ticker Community; a public-use variant of its Super Ticker data aggregation solution for broadcasting and information display. The cloud-based Super Tick

29/07/2016 Keo films Names New Appointments
Keo films has made two appointments to its team. Michelle Feuerlicht joins the company as Head of Digital, while Kari Lia has been hired as Executive Producer. Michelle is a multi-award winning d

29/07/2016 Liverpool Welcomes Record-Breaking Year For Productions
A record number of film and TV productions were made on location in Liverpool last year, it has been revealed. In a report, which will be sent before the Culture and Tourism Select Committee next

29/07/2016 Marquis To Showcase Medway 4K Capability At IBC2016
Marquis Broadcast is to demonstrate the 4K capability of its Medway solution at this years IBC conference. Combining more than 30 'best of breed' broadcast systems, Medway is a flexible media and m

29/07/2016 Matrox Monarch LCS Now Shipping
Matrox Video has confirmed that the Matrox Monarch LCS, a two-input lecture capture appliance, is now available for purchase. The Monarch LCS accepts video from any SDI or HDMI camera and presenta

29/07/2016 Telegenic Purchases SAM's Kahuna 9600 For OB Sport Events
Two of SAM's Kahuna 9600 production switchers have been purchased by Telegenic. The switchers will provide 4K UHD sports production services in Telegenic's OB vans. To date, the Kahuna 9600 has be

29/07/2016 Viaccess-Orca Reveals Lineup For IBC 2016
Viaccess-Orca has revealed its lineup for this years IBC2016, Stand 1.A51. At the show, the company will demonstrate its latest solutions in security, data analytics and immersive video experiences.

28/07/2016 CTV Takes Axon's Cerebrum Back To The Open Golf Championship
Axon Digital Design's Cerebrum control and monitoring system has played a key part in helping CTV Outside Broadcast deliver the prestigious 145th Open Golf Championship for the second year running.

28/07/2016 Edgeware Brings New TV CDN Technology To IBC2016
Edgeware has announced that it will use IBC2016 to demonstrate to broadcasters, content owners, network operators, cable companies and OTT providers how its unique and scalable three-layer architectur

28/07/2016 MSE Introduces New Specialty Support For VR Production at IBC2016
Matthews Studio Equipment has announced its entry into the VR world with the creation of the Vrig - the first professional grade camera support systems that is specifically designed for VR capture.

28/07/2016 Q-SYS Helps Audio Come To Life At Ely Cathedral
The Shure UK Systems Group has provided RG Jones with product and technical support for upgrades to the audio infrastructure at the historic Ely Cathedral, Cambridgeshire. Shure Systems Group's Q-S

28/07/2016 Taking Broadcast Production On The Road
With a team of more than 45 production professionals, Cologne based Filmwerk has gained a reputation as one of Germany's leading media production specialists. Growing demand for multi-cam productions

28/07/2016 Why Go To IBC2016?
There are numerous reasons why people visit trade shows; to see the latest innovations, to problem solve and discover how to reduce costs, to meet old friends and colleagues and no doubt to drink beer

27/07/2016 Bourne in Bournemouth
Outpost VFX have said that they are "thrilled" to have completed a slice of the VFX on Universal's Jason Bourne – on general release in the UK today. Jason Borrne, the fifth installment of the Bour

27/07/2016 Fantasy Studios Selects Avid
Recording facility Fantasy Studios has selected the Avid Pro Tools | S6 modular control surface for its newly relaunched mixing theatre, Fantasy Film Center. Powered by the Avid MediaCentral Platf

27/07/2016 IBC2016 Best Conference Paper Award Winner Announced
IBC2016 has announced the winner of its Best Conference Paper Award: WIB – A New System Concept for Digital Terrestrial Television, authored by Erik Stare of Teracom in Stockholm, Dr Jordi Giménez of

27/07/2016 NEP UK Provides Services For New Channel 4 Show
Leading provider of OB, fixed rig, flypack and platform services, NEP UK has announced details of its most ambitious fixed rig project yet, for Channel 4's new primetime show Eden.   Eden sees 23 me

27/07/2016 QLS Archive Plug-In Now Integrated With Quantum Lattus Object Storage
Square Box Systems has announced the QLS Archive plug-in is now integrated with the Lattus object storage system from Quantum. CatDV users can now benefit from Lattus' object storage capabilities

27/07/2016 Veset To Feature Latest Nimbus Cloud Playout Solution At IBC 2016
Veset has announced that it will showcase its completely re-designed Nimbus platform, a versatile, powerful, and fully cloud-based ingest, storage, and playout solution that now includes provisions fo

26/07/2016 'Focus' Relaunches With New Labels
Production music company Focus has relaunched, with 35 new labels and more than 225,000 tracks. The relaunch and expansion sets Focus up as a new major supplier of production music in the UK. Focu

26/07/2016 Arqiva Teams Up With S4C
Arqiva has announced a partnership with free-to-air TV channel S4C, to deliver an HD service to viewers. Delivered by Arqiva's spot-beam satellite technology, S4C HD launched last month, just thre

26/07/2016 Autodesk Upgrades 3D Software
Autodesk has demonstrated its latest 3D software releases at SIGGRAPH 2016. Autodesk Maya LT 2017 is a 3D animation and modelling software for indie game developers, while Autodesk Stingray 1.4 is

26/07/2016 Bluebell Announces New Products For 4K Broadcasts
Bluebell Opticom has delivered a range of products that provide a single coax or fibre connection to a 12 Gbps SDI video interface for 4K/UHD applications. The connection provides broadcast studio

26/07/2016 Riedel Communications Joins AIMS
Riedel Communications has announced it has joined the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS). Riedel is known for its real-time networks for audio video and communications applications, in particu

26/07/2016 SGL Expands Infinity Development Team
SGL has announced three new appointments to its FlashNet Infinity development team. Richard Heap joins as Development Projects Manager, Richard Stone as FlashNet Infinity QA, and Simon Locke as a Flas