Facilis to provide shared storage solution to Icon Fitness

Icon Fitness uses Facilis to improve its workflow

Icon Fitness, manufacturer of exercise equipment, has trusted in Facilis’s shared storage service to improve its collaborative editing workflow. The marketing division of the brand has just purchased a new 192TB 24EX system. Ryan Humpherys, head of post-production at Icon Fitness marketing department, explained the decision: “We recently hired a post manager for all the iFit …

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Barix will bring its new Silence Monitor to 2019 NAB Show

Silence Monitor is the latest device of Barix

Audio over IP manufacturer Barix will present its new solution at the 2019 NAB Show (Abril 6-11, Las Vegas). Silence Monitor is an analog-input radio monitoring device that monitors audio streams 24/7, provides quality assurance and sends real-time alert (via email or SMS) when detects an outage or silence. Silence Monitor also offers an optional …

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Red Bee Media introduces Red Lab, a brand new facility in London

Red Lab is the latest initiative of Red Bee Media

Red Lab is the latest initiative of Red Bee Media, media services company. This lab located in Red Bee Media’s hub in Broadcast Centre, West London, houses a private cloud platform for remote testing and a meeting and collaboration space for broadcast and network engineers, and solution architects. This won’t be the only Red Lab …

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Brightcove to acquire Ooyala’s OVP Business

Brightcove and Ooyala logo 2019

Ooyala’s OVP division, which includes its video content management and publish platform, as well as the underlying IP and associated patents, is been acquired by Brightcove, global provider of cloud services for video. The agreement, which is expected to close in the first half of 2019, includes parts of Ooyala’s engineering, support, sales staff and …

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Nilesat enhances its headquarters with 40 PlayBox Neo Channel in a Box servers

Nilesat's broadcast playout control room

40 Playbox Neo Channel in a Box servers have been installed in the Nilesat’s headquarters located in Cairo (Egypt). The system has been provided by Modern Broadcast Center (MBC), a partner of Playbox Neo. According to Mohamed Samir, Broadcast Manager of Nilesat, the company needed a “robus operation platform” with “user-friendly control, easy expandability and …

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Magewell releases its new Pro Convert SDI Plus standalone NDI encoder

Design of Magewell's Pro Convert SDI Plus

The Pro Convert family of devices of Magewell has just been expanded with the release of the Pro Convert SDI Plus standalone NDI encoder. This technology converts SDI-connected HD (1080p60) or 2K input sources into NDI streams with “extremely low latency” according to the company. The rest of the Pro Convert products are the Pro …

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Citruss World of Shopping embraces 4K production with Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design has provided new cameras and control panels to Citruss World of Shopping

Blackmagic Design’s products will help Citruss World of Shopping to adopt 4K standards. The Dubai-based satellite channel had acquired eight URSA Broadcast cameras along with an ATEM Camera Control Panel and an ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K switchers. These initiative complements Citruss’ decision to relocate the station to larger facilities at Dubai Studio City. …

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