Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
27/01/2006

Scopus platforms provide live coverage of elections

Scopus Video Networks, a provider of digital video networking products, has announced that its IP-based platforms are providing live event coverage of the current Palestinian Authority elections.
For this occasion, SatLink Communications and Palmedia, the exclusive providers of video transmission over hybrid fibre and satellite connectivity from the Palestinian authority to world wide media operators, deployed Scopus Video-over-IP platforms, to transmit live content over IP local infrastructure and internationally via satellite networks.
Scopus' ability to provide locally originated content over IP-based contribution infrastructure for live event coverage, combined with satellite technology, makes this installation one of the world's first instances where these technologies have been merged. Emergence of this innovative hybrid system enables satellite operators to simultaneously reduce operating costs and transmit broadcast quality picture in the contribution over IP world.
Using Scopus‚ encoders and decoders, SatLink and Palmedia are bringing live election coverage over IP connectivity from media centres in major Palestinian cities to local production houses and internationally via satellite to Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and North America. (CD)


Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

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

02/03/2020
PHABRIX To Launch QxL 25G IP Rasterizer At NAB 2020
PHABRIX will be launching its QxL 25G IP rasterizer at NAB 2020, booth C9515. The QxL is the world’s most flexible UHD-25G rasterizer, created to addr
10/02/2020
Gravity Media Selects Grass Valley's IP Solutions
Grass Valley's IP solutions have been selected by Gravity Media to form an open standards-based IP core built – together with Cisco Nexus 9000 IP swit
08/01/2020
Barix Launches IP Former
Barix has launched of IP Former, the company's newest innovation for adding IP networking capabilities to new or existing loudspeaker designs. Replaci
20/12/2019
North Point Ministries Links Church Campuses Using High-Speed IP Connectivity
North Point Ministries has linked three of its seven church campuses across metropolitan Atlanta using high-speed IP connectivity to provide shared, i
20/12/2019
Ultrix IP Scoops TV Technology 2019 Product Innovation Award
Ross Video has announced that Ultrix IP – the IP blade that complements the innovative Ultrix Routing & AV Processing platform – has received a covete
31/10/2017
Firehouse Productions Sets Live Sound Ablaze With Dante Audio-Over-IP Networking
As a sound production company specialising in live events, Firehouse Productions is regularly entrusted with the design, operation and management of c
06/06/2017
SIS LIVE Chosen For UK Election Coverage
A total of 26 'ad-hoc' SNG vehicles from SIS LIVE are to be despatched for a number of UK broadcasters for live coverage of the UK General Election la
25/09/2017
SIS LIVE, ABS Launch New Platform
SIS LIVE and ABS have announced a new dedicated solution for OU services. The SIS LIVE Gateway Service solution for ABS Occasional Use services was an
13/04/2017
JVC JY-HM360 Handheld Camcorder Makes The Perfect Live Event Companion
JVC has introduced the JY-HM360 handheld HD camcorder, ideal for use by event videographers. It features a 1/2.3-inch 18.9 megapixel back-illuminated
26/02/2020
Louisiana Duopoly Live Captions High-Volume Local Newscasts With ENCO
Shreveport, Louisiana-based KTBS-TV3 (ABC) and KPXJ-TV21 (CW) needed a more streamlined and cost-efficient method of meeting FCC mandates for closed c
03/02/2020
LiveU To Demonstrate Powerful Live IP Bonding Technology
At this year’s CABSAT, LiveU will be demonstrating its powerful live IP bonding technology, taking advantage of the faster speeds and guaranteed high
20/01/2020
17 Live Deploys LiveU's HEVC IP Bonding Technology
One of Asia's leading live streaming platforms has turned to LiveU's HEVC IP bonding technology to provide high-quality live video coverage of its eve
24/03/2017
SAM Demonstrates World's Fastest 4K Live Sports Workflow
At NAB 2017, Snell Advanced Media (SAM) will introduce a wide range of new technology across its product portfolio. These include the new 12G - SDI pr
28/01/2020
CGLA Studios Uses XPression For Live GRAMMY® Coverage
Last night's 62nd GRAMMY Awards ceremony was held in Los Angeles and brought together a star-studded group of artists from the world of music and ente
09/08/2017
Timeline Television Help Deliver IAAF World Championships Coverage
Timeline Television is providing OB and RF services for FilmNova for the IAAF World Championships Marathon and Race Walks in London this month. The ma