Broadcast News Archive for June, 2017
19/06/2017 Rohde & Schwarz Team Up With zweiB
Rohde & Schwarz has teamed up once again with zweiB GmbH at the 35th International Munich Film Festival. The companies will use the R&S CLIPSTER mastering solution to create and validate digital c

19/06/2017 Screen Names New Head Of Research
Screen Subtitling Systems has announced the appointment of Colin France as its Head of Research. Mr France will be responsible for exploring new markets, helping to extend the product portfolio an

19/06/2017 Shortlist For IBC2017 Innovation Awards Announced
IBC has announced the shortlist for the IBC2017 Innovation Awards. A total of 11 finalists have been selected, with the shortlist covering various aspects of the industry; from a major football fi

19/06/2017 SIS LIVE Prepares For Glastonbury 2017
SIS LIVE has announced that it will provide connectivity services at Glastonbury 2017, connecting the headliners and hundreds of additional artists to the rest of the world. Two dual dish uplinks

16/06/2017 ATEME Solution Selected For 2017 French Open
ATEME's TITAN Live solution was recently selected to power a virtual reality application available throughout the tournament. The application offered a fully immersive 180° and 360° live viewing exper

16/06/2017 BFV's Big Interview: Vortex
Based in Ealing, London, Vortex Communications has been delivering cost-effective solutions to broadcast and professional AV users since 1987. This month, Douglas Yeaman, Technical Sales Specialist, V

16/06/2017 Calrec Consoles Chosen By TV2
Calrec Audio has announced that its Summa and Artemis Light consoles have been selected for two studios at TV2. TV2, a commercial television channel in Hungary, offers a variety of programmes to v

16/06/2017 ELEMENTS Upgrades Workflow Storage Appliances
At the recent Media Production Show 2017, ELEMENTS announced an enhancement to the hardware configuration of its media storage appliances. The company will implement 25/100 GbE connectivity in its

16/06/2017 Emergency Fire To Host PfCO Training Course
Emergency Fire has announced that it is to hold a Permission for Commercial Operation (PfCO) training course at its training venue in Co Antrim this July and September. What is Permission for C

16/06/2017 IBC Launches C-Tech Forum
IBC has launched the C-Tech Forum; a series of invitation-only micro events for C-level executives within the media and broadcasting sectors. The events are designed to reflect the changing nature

16/06/2017 LEDs In Broadcast – The Benefits In Action
Wesley Dodd of Celebro Studios explains how LED lighting can enhance any broadcast environment. The humble LED studio light has come a long way since its introduction. It wasn't all smooth

16/06/2017 Roland Pro A/V Updates V-800HD
Roland Professional A/V has unveiled an update for its V-800HD Multi-Format Video Switcher. Based on feedback from end users and system designers, the V-800HD MK II includes new dedicated switches

16/06/2017 Video Over IP: Bright New Future Or Pandora's Box?
Broadcast television is all about timing, says Kevin Salvidge. Terrestrial and satellite programmes still have to be played out on schedule even though internet-based second-screen and catch-up servic

15/06/2017 Drones And Licensing...
These days with so many drones about, the novelty amongst people is starting to fall by the wayside. People can go down to a hobby shop or online to buy a drone. In the box with the drone normally

15/06/2017 Jon Olsson Selects Core SWX Solutions
Jon Olsson, a professional skier and content creator, utilises Core SWX's range of solutions to help capture high quality content for his vlogs and ski movies. For his vlog production, Olsson uses

15/06/2017 NAB Success For The Vitec Group
With another memorable show under their belt, the Vitec Group came to NAB ready to unveil new cutting-edge advancements. Bringing together some of the most respected, sought-after brands in the indust

15/06/2017 No Nonsense With Hamlet
Hamlet strive to provide no-nonsense test and measurement and routing switchers to the television broadcast industry covering baseband, IP, ASI RF up to 4K and UHD. For more than thirty years it's

15/06/2017 SAM And Boxer Unveil Partnership
Snell Advanced Media (SAM) has confirmed the appointment of Boxer as a strategic partner in the UK for its range of live production, infrastructure, media management and workflow solutions. Said B

15/06/2017 SGO Mistika VR Now Available
SGO has announced that its VR-focused solution, Mistika VR, is now available. The software-based solution has been developed using Mistika technology and offers users advanced real-time stitching

15/06/2017 SMPTE Announce Details Of New Webcast
SMPTE has published details of a free webcast it is to host which will explain the basics of the new SMPTE ST 2110 suite of standards for professional media over IP networks. The webcast, which is

15/06/2017 Sound Devices' Wingman App Available For Android
Sound Devices has confirmed that its remote control app, Wingman, is now available for Android. It works with the company's 6-Series line of field mixer/recorders and as well as the new MixPre Series

15/06/2017 Spring News Upgrades To AirBox Neo
Spring News has upgraded its playout system to a latest-generation AirBox Neo from PlayBox Technology, it has been announced. The news broadcaster is based in Thailand, and the project was complet

14/06/2017 Bexel Adds Litepanels Astra 6X To Portfolio
Bexel has announced the addition of 300 Litepanels Astra 6X LED panels to its inventory. The lights will be used by the company as it works with customers who require turnkey lighting solutions in any

14/06/2017 Boogaloo Radio Broadcasts With Audio-Technica
The only UK radio station based in a pub, Boogaloo Radio takes its name from the Highgate drinking establishment in which it's housed. The Boogaloo pub has long been one of London's most rock'n'ro

14/06/2017 Cinegy Presents Multiviewer 12
Cinegy has announced Cinegy Multiviewer 12. This latest multiviewer enables users to bring together professional servers with mid-range NVIDIA graphics cards and decode 24 channels of HD. Cinegy M