News Roundup

Ross enhances Acuity switcher with 12G single-link connectivity

January 18, 2018 | Comments Off on Ross enhances Acuity switcher with 12G single-link connectivity

The Acuity production switcher, launched in 2015, is Ross Video’s flagship switcher offering and Ross has announced that this powerhouse has been enhanced with the addition of 12G single-link connectivity and additional video processing resources. Acuity engines are built with a modular input and output matrix, to easily swap-in unique I/O cards that build upon […]

CANAL+ Group launches Ultra HD via SES Video

January 18, 2018 | Comments Off on CANAL+ Group launches Ultra HD via SES Video

CANAL+ Group, the leading pay-tv operator in France, is launching its new satellite Ultra HD offer on a newly-designed set-top box using an SES satellite. Canal+ Group delivers the UHD channels via ASTRA 19.2 degrees East, the leading satellite position in France. Leveraging the throughput and reach of satellite technology, Canal+ Group can make this […]

Fox Sports Australia adds second Calrec Artemis in Sydney

January 18, 2018 | Comments Off on Fox Sports Australia adds second Calrec Artemis in Sydney

Fox Sports Australia has added a second Calrec Artemis digital audio console at its Sydney headquarters, replacing a Calrec Zeta console that has delivered audio output since 2008. The Artemis went live on 30 November last year with a prerecorded UFC preview show followed by Just for Kicks, a live-audience football entertainment show on Fox […]

​Gearhouse Broadcast partners with Net Insight for remote production in Australia

January 18, 2018 | Comments Off on ​Gearhouse Broadcast partners with Net Insight for remote production in Australia

Net Insight has announced that the global production service provider Gearhouse Broadcast has deployed Net Insight’s Remote production 2.0 solution for their Australian Remote Broadcast Centre located in Melbourne from this month. Net Insight’s Remote production 2.0 enables the best-in-class and end-to-end controlled solution over any network and bandwidth, introducing efficient workflows resulting in significant […]

AFP photo journalists to deliver real time coverage of 2018 Tour De France with Aviwest transmitter

January 17, 2018 | Comments Off on AFP photo journalists to deliver real time coverage of 2018 Tour De France with Aviwest transmitter

Aviwest, a global provider of video contribution systems, has announced that starting with the 2018 Tour de France, Agence France-Presse (AFP) will provide real time pictures of the event using Aviwest’s PRO180 video transmitter. Aviwest’s system features a unique, compact design that fits into a backpack or motorcycle saddlebag and leverages up to eight 3G/4G […]

Yospace and NexPlayer announce integration that helps broadcasters monetise live streams on HTML5 platforms

January 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Yospace and NexPlayer announce integration that helps broadcasters monetise live streams on HTML5 platforms

Yospace and NexStreaming have announced an integration that simplifies the route to market for broadcasters wishing to monetise their live over the top (OTT) streams. The companies have pre-integrated Yospace’s HTML5 SDK into the NexPlayer HTML5 player, allowing Yospace’s multi-award-winning Server-Side Dynamic Ad Insertion to be accompanied by real time, client-side tracking.  The integration also […]

Abu Dhabi Media upgrades for the future with Imagine Communications

January 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Abu Dhabi Media upgrades for the future with Imagine Communications

Imagine Communications is providing a full upgrade of the central technical facilities at Abu Dhabi Media, one of the most forward-looking media companies in the MENA region. The centre, which includes playout facilities for 15 HD channels, relied extensively on Imagine technology when it was first established 10 years ago. Central to the design of […]

LYNX Technik is new member of AIMS Alliance for IP Media Solutions

January 16, 2018 | Comments Off on LYNX Technik is new member of AIMS Alliance for IP Media Solutions

LYNX Technik AG has joined the Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS). LYNX Technik’s solutions are installed at facilities worldwide supporting applications ranging from broadcast production, playout and distribution, global sporting events, houses of worship, government, as well as medical installation and theatrical events. With the ever-changing AV environments that media companies are operating within, LYNX […]

TV2U announces OTT services expansion into new markets

January 16, 2018 | Comments Off on TV2U announces OTT services expansion into new markets

OTT media services specialist TV2U has expanded its international footprint with customer wins and major partnerships in both Indonesia and Brazil.  The expansion has been driven by the launch of  ‘TV2U to the Home,’ a dedicated OTT service for the Brazilian market, together with SOL Telecom and CCS TV, and a strategic partnership with Indonesian […]

Alix Milan chooses Leader HDR for colour workflow services

January 12, 2018 | Comments Off on Alix Milan chooses Leader HDR for colour workflow services

Alix Milan, founder and Managing Director of I Love Hue Ltd, is the latest in a growing number of  broadcast production creatives investing in Leader’s LV5333 3G/HD/SD-SDI waveform monitor via European reseller Thameside TV. I Love Hue specialises in providing digital imaging and colour workflow services for feature films and commercials. The LV5333 is being […]