News Roundup

SSL releases DAW Control for System T

January 12, 2018 | Comments Off on SSL releases DAW Control for System T

SSL has announced the release of DAW Control for System T. System T DAW Control makes best ergonomic use of the hardware controls within Fader & Master Tiles and System T’s superior multi-gesture touch screens. The DAW Control system uses a HUI implementation, so is designed primarily for use with Pro Tools  and is compatible with […]

Motorsport TV launches 24/7 on Freesat News & Sport

January 12, 2018 | Comments Off on Motorsport TV launches 24/7 on Freesat News & Sport

Freesat, the UK’s subscription-free satellite TV platform, has added the Motorsport.tv premier broadcaster of live racing and automotive content to its News & Sport genre. Available on channel number 253, the addition of Freesat represents Motorsport.tv’s first foray into subscription-free television in the UK. Motorsport.tv offers the best in motoring entertainment, 24 hours a day, […]

Martin Berger joins Riedel in new role as chief sales officer

January 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Martin Berger joins Riedel in new role as chief sales officer

With unprecedented growth in recent years, Riedel Communications has created a new role of Chief Sales Officer (CSO) and recruited Martin Berger for the position. Berger joins the company with more than 20 years of experience in various international sales and marketing positions and is tasked with aligning and managing the global sales organisation while […]

Qvest Media and Simplylive announce strategic sales partnership

January 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Qvest Media and Simplylive announce strategic sales partnership

Qvest Media, a systems architect and ICT integrator in the fields of broadcasting and media technology, and live production systems manufacturer Simplylive have teamed up for a strategic sales partnership in several European countries. The Simplylive line-up will be available through a close partnership with Qvest Media in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Denmark, France, UK and […]

Shanghai Media Tech upgrades mobile production units with Grass Valley 4K/IP

January 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Shanghai Media Tech upgrades mobile production units with Grass Valley 4K/IP

Shanghai Media Tech runs the full gamut of production activities: pre-production, broadcast, post-production, network operation and maintenance, application development of new media and more. The China-based media company chose Grass Valley to provide a total 4K/IP solution for its OB van and EFP systems. Shanghai Media Tech’s mobile production units are equipped for any live […]

Globecast reveals playout showcase plans for CABSAT 2018

January 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Globecast reveals playout showcase plans for CABSAT 2018

For the first time Globecast is to publicly demonstrate the development of its cloud-based playout services at CABSAT 2018. Globecast will be showing example channels being played out direct from the cloud. The workflow on show uses object storage, which provides the schedules and content from cloud-native storage platforms, a virtualized playout engine (both playout […]

Panasonic Business provides RTS reporters with 90 4K camcorders

January 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Panasonic Business provides RTS reporters with 90 4K camcorders

As part of an upgrade initiative Panasonic initially provided RTS with the AJ-PX 270 Micro P2 to test along with models from competing brands, to replace their ageing equipment. The field reporters on the RTS editorial team had been using the same camcorders for six years, so when it came time to replace them three years […]

DELTA specifies Amino for end-to-end multiscreen cable to IP service transformation development

January 10, 2018 | Comments Off on DELTA specifies Amino for end-to-end multiscreen cable to IP service transformation development

DELTA, the Netherlands-based provider of internet, TV, telephony and energy, is deploying Amino’s MOVE TV delivery platform to provide a full end-to-end solution to deliver multiscreen entertainment services. Amino has worked closely with DELTA to transition its existing cable TV subscriber base to an all IP-based service model – and enable a range of advanced service features and […]

Leadership team at Deluxe Entertainment strengthened

January 9, 2018 | Comments Off on Leadership team at Deluxe Entertainment strengthened

Ex-BBC Worldwide industry heavyweight, Andrew Bell, has been appointed SVP, EMEA operations and technology at Deluxe Entertainment, while George Eyles has been promoted to SVP, commercial and business development, Worldwide. Eyles, who has until now held the position of managing director of the company’s Digital Cinema division, is seeing his role expand as the company […]

ISO/SEC 27001:2013 Security Certification achieved by Dalet research and development

January 9, 2018 | Comments Off on ISO/SEC 27001:2013 Security Certification achieved by Dalet research and development

Validating Dalet’s commitment to incorporating the highest level of security practices across Dalet internal development processes, its product line and its practices, the company has announced it has been awarded ISO/SEC 27001:2013 information security management certification. ISO/SEC 27001:2013 is part of a family of international standards designed to keep information assets secure; providing requirements for an […]