RTL Television Follows German National Team with Vizrt Virtual Tracking

Published on Tuesday, 16 September 2014

RTL, broadcaster for Germany’s national team, is using Vizrt systems Vizrt-rtl-footbal4
and player tracking to produce the team’s games, including the updated
Viz Libero 3D virtual sports analysis tool.

Panasonic & SAP SE Develop Video-Based Sports Analytics and Tracking

Published on Tuesday, 16 September 2014

Panasonic and SAP SE will together develop video-based sports analytics, Panasonic-sap-sports-analytics
based on the ultra-wide-angle camera system and integrating Panasonic’s
video and tracking software.

Aspera, EVS & Elemental Stream Live HD Video to Connected Fans

Published on Monday, 15 September 2014

Aspera, EVS,and Elemental have developed a large-scale service for Aspera-evs-elemental
high-resolution live video streaming via the cloud to viewers watching
live HD events from connected devices.

Aspera Expands On Demand Transfer Platform for Big Data

Published on Monday, 15 September 2014

Aspera expands its platform for moving media with new capabilities usedAspera-AutoScale
in the transfer, synchronization and streaming content across distributed
cloud and on-premises systems.

CNN’s N1 Rolls Out Sony Live-Over-IP Regional Programming

Published on Monday, 15 September 2014

A new Sony IP-based system at CNN’s affiliate N1 enables remote live Sony-CNN-bosnia
HD production in studios in Belgrade, Sarajevo and Zagreb, controlling
and mixing all live programming from one room.

Sony Launches Networked Media Interface to Support IP-based Networks

Published on Sunday, 14 September 2014

Sony, with 10 broadcast organisations, launches the Networked
Media Interface to promote IP-based networking with low latency,
noise-free switching of HD and 4K video and audio.

Latest TV Goes Live with aQ QNews NRCS Platform

Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014

New UK station Latest TV went live in August using the aQ QNews for NRCS Aq-qnews-Latest-TV2
functionality - locally from the studio, or remotely from any location - on
any device - via the QNews web gateway.

Telestream Wirecast 6.0 Adds Social Media, Replay & 64-bit Support

Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014

Telestream is previewing Wirecast v6.0 for live streaming at IBC2014 to Telestream-Wirecast
show new production tools including playlists to automate broadcasts and
allow program queuing.

ALEXA ProRes 3.2K Format Supports UHD Deliverables

Published on Thursday, 11 September 2014

ARRI ProRes 3.2K is a new recording format for ALEXA cameras that ALEXA-XT-ProRes-3_2K-UHD2
allows upsampling in post to UHD deliverables. ALEXA footage is also
suitable for HDR displays to enhance visual impact.

Dejero LIVE+ Core Software v3.0 Monitors & Optimises Bandwidth

Published on Thursday, 04 September 2014

Version 3.0 of the core software behind Dejero mobile newsgathering is Dejero-newsbook
updated with functions making wireless transmission of broadcast-quality
video easier to configure and more reliable.

Norwia Moves Remote Production into Prime Time at IBC2014

Published on Thursday, 04 September 2014

The Norwia miniHUB remote production platform, enabling broadcasters Norwia-miniHUB34
to utilize all capabilities of in-house production facilites for outside broadcast,
is coming to IBC2014.

PBS Automates Caption Sync for Stations, OTT & Web on Nexidia QC

Published on Wednesday, 03 September 2014

PBS network installed Nexidia QC with automatic caption retiming to Nexidia-QCcaption
automate quality control of closed captions, video description and languages
for broadcast and IP workflows.

BACK9NETWORK Moves to DIRECTV with Grass Valley Studio

Published on Monday, 01 September 2014

Golf lifestyle TV network BACK9NETWORK and Grass Valley are working
toward its launch on DIRECTV, developing a customized suite of production
gear to support studio operations. 

Telestream Expands File-based Workflows with Vantage Platform v6.3

Published on Friday, 29 August 2014

New Telestream Vantage 6.3 release increases the platform’s production Telestream-nexidia
automation functions, support for transcoding formats required for
multiscreen delivery and device interoperability.

Vieilles Charrues Festival Tunes Up Live Video with Blackmagic Design

Published on Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Video production was managed across two main stages at Vieilles Charrues Blackmagic-atem-Vieilles-charrues
music festival from a hub based on ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K switchers
and a Compact Videohub router.

Ericsson & MediaLinks to Receive Emmy Awards for JPEG2000 Interoperability

Published on Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Ericsson and MediaLinks will receive Technology & Engineering Emmy Ericsson-jpeg2000-emmy
Awards for their developments in Standardization and Productization of
JPEG2000 Interoperability.

Roberts Network Races with Elemental for Streaming Video, OTT & IPTV

Published on Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Roberts Communications Network, among the world’s largest simulcast Elemental-robertson-racing
racing networks, employs Elemental video processing for OTT TV, IPTV
and desktop/mobile streaming video.

Dalet AmberFin Platform (AT)3 Expands To Handle Temporal Conversion

Published on Tuesday, 19 August 2014

A partnership with Cinnafilm builds out the Dalet AmberFin (AT)3 platform Dalet-amberfin-AT3
with high-performance motion compensation to create domestic, web and
international versions of video.