Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
29/05/2012

ATEME Wins Major Codec Contract For Worldwide HD backhaul

ATEME has been chosen by CBC, Germany’s leading tv-production and broadcast enterprise (a company of the Media Group RTL Germany) to supply encoding and decoding equipment for relaying live HD coverage of sports events such as car racing back to its playout centre in Cologne.
The ATEME codecs will be deployed on location for backhauling the dedicated feed over terrestrial IP fiber links at full HD quality.
This is a major win for ATEME, involving migration to MPEG-4 HD backhaul for one of the world’s highest profile sporting events, where the quality of the video is especially important for the audience.
The Kyrion encoders will deliver top quality HD pictures with the additional challenge of a relatively low bit rate of 15 Mbps. Being able to demonstrate high quality at that bit rate was critical, and meant that ATEME was chosen in place and addition of CBC’s other codec suppliers.
The high level of support provided by ATEME’s German partner Global Media Distribution Services (GMDS) also played a big part in winning the CBC business.
Since its establishment in 1994, CBC Cologne Broadcasting Center has become one of the leading broadcasting and television production companies in Germany. Numerous renowned TV stations and producers rely on the company's know-how and state-of-the-art technology and value its wide array of individualized services. CBC is situated in Cologne, Munich/Gruenwald, and Berlin.
More information is available at www.cbc.de
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

03/10/2017
Gearhouse Broadcast Makes Two Key Sales Appointments
Gearhouse Broadcast has made two key sales appointments in North America as part of its growth strategy in the region. Based in Gearhouse Broadcast US
02/10/2017
dB Broadcast Helps Lay Foundations For A Digital Future
dB Broadcast has announced the completion of a key part of a connectivity transition project that transforms the way the BBC provides and manages its
28/09/2017
Commedia To Demonstrate Advanced Network Optimisation Solutions at Broadcast India
Commedia – who were recently named a Bridge Technologies business partner for the country - will present Bridge Technologies' extensive range of solut
28/09/2017
Astucemedia Bridging Gap Between Broadcast Graphics
Astucemedia, leaders in bridging the gap between broadcast graphics, creative design and data integration, demonstrated its new Interactive and AR Foo
21/09/2017
BMS Partners With Broadcast Solutions GmbH
BMS and Broadcast Solutions GmbH have announced a partnership that will combine the strengths of both companies to provide more comprehensive solution
20/09/2017
ES Broadcast Hire Invests In Sony Equipment
ES Broadcast Hire has announced a significant investment in Sony equipment. The news was revealed at IBC2017, and the investment involves Sony 4K HDR
08/08/2017
Further Expansion For Gearhouse Broadcast France
Gearhouse Broadcast France has announced a multi-million technology investment in order to support its growing business. With this latest expansion, t
26/07/2017
DTC Domo Broadcast To Launch AEON-TX At IBC 2017
Announcing their upcoming IBC 2017 showcase, DTC Domo Broadcast Sales Director JP Delport, said: "It is exciting to watch the development and possibil
21/07/2017
Marquis Broadcast Transforming Disaster Recovery
The ever-increasing capacity of Avid shared storage has completely transformed production processes, with faster networks, greater storage and more co
19/06/2018
Qligent And GatesAir To Collaborate For Broadcast Asia Presentation
Qligent COO Ted Korte and GatesAir's TV Transmission Product Manager Martyn Horspool are joining forces to deliver a presentation on next-gen TV monit
11/05/2018
Marquis Broadcast At NAB – Leading The Transition To Cloud
Like moths around a light, we're drawn to NAB. This year, over 100,000 'media moths' attended NAB but why? One thing is clear, it's much more than jus
10/05/2018
Acoustician Talks About Creating Sound Studios For Music, Broadcast And Post
Chris Walls started Level Acoustic Design four years ago and has no intention of stopping. The company has already achieved a lot creating studios for
10/05/2018
Kwesé Deploys Marquis Broadcast Medway System
Pan-African broadcaster Kwesé has retrofitted a Marquis Broadcast Medway system to an Avid® NEXIS®/ Interplay®, Oracle DIVA and Dell EMC Isilon infras
08/05/2018
Cobalt Digital Appoints Elevate Broadcast In Major Distribution Role
Elevate Broadcast Pte Ltd has been appointed as Cobalt Digital's brand new master distributor for Southeast Asia. Elevate Broadcast has been a Cobalt
03/05/2018
ChyronHego To Showcase Broadcast Solutions At BroadcastAsia2018
ChyronHego is set to showcase an array of new products at BroadcastAsia2018, including its sports telestration analysis solution Paint 7.4 and PRIME G