Imagen expands its global presence after a period of financial and structural growth

David Parker and Ryan Rolf from Imagen

The SaaS video management platform Imagen has announced that is experiencing a “substantial” financial and structural growth phase that is consequence of a £6.5 million Series B funding round. In addition, David Parker (HP, Experian, ON24) has been appointed to the role of Chief Revenue Officer, EMEA and APAC, and Ryan Rolf has been named …

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Boston Bureau Productions makes the move to LTN Managed Network Solutions

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LTN® Global has become the exclusive IP transmission provider for Boston Bureau Productions (BBP), which operates more than 40 studios across the United States. BBP relies on LTN Managed Network Solutions for reliable and cost-effective transport of video content to broadcast networks worldwide. “We moved away from our existing open internet hardware solutions to LTN …

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Hexogon, new disguise rental partner in APAC

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disguise has announced that Singapore-based Hexogon Solution Pte Ltd. has joined the growing roster of disguise Rental Partners. With additional offices in Thailand, Japan, Taiwan, Vietnam, Hong Kong and the Philippines, Hexogon provides lighting, audio and video projection mapping for a wide array of clients. Some offices also offer design and staging for exhibitions and …

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Imagine Communications implements a disaster recovery solution for Sharjah Broadcasting Authority

Portrait of Anas Hantash, director of MENA and South Asia at Imagine Communications

SBA, formerly known as Sharjah Media Corporation, has decided to trust on Imagine Communication for its center in Al Thaid (UAE). The company has installed a disaster recovery solution using software-define technology in the primarily IP-connected environment of the broadcaster. It will provide full coverage of the four television channels of SBA, delivered by a …

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LiveU and AT&T join forces to offer 5G for live news and sports broadcasts

5G technology will be used by the LiveU solutions

LiveU has announced the signing of an agreement with the communications corporation AT&T. Both companies are working together to bring 5G to the LiveU’s HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) portable transmission solutions. The current Live U HEVC portable units use a patented technology that deploys video transport through the AT&T’s 4G LTE networks. They are …

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Rwanda’s KISS FM embraces the future with Lawo RƎLAY IP

Radio system by Lawo deployed at KISS FM Rwanda

Lawo RƎLAY IP technology has allowed Rwanda’s KISS FM to be the country’s first IP-ready radio broadcaster. Instead of traditional mixing consoles, KISS FM’s operators are using large touchscreens with Lawo RƎLAY VRX software in their new studios. The system is fully compatible with future standards such as cameras and “visual radio”. RƎLAY runs in …

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L’Equipe deploys Calrec for live mixing, commentary and sports programming

Calrec technology deployed at L'Equipe TV Channel

The solutions 36+8 Summa and Brio36 of Calrec have been implemented by the Parisian TV sports channel L’Equipe, which is part of the French sports news media company L’Equipe 24/24. The devices are used for live mixing, commentary and sports programming including biathlons, rallying, cycling, judo and the Pétanque Championships. The control rooms, commentary booths …

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Broadpeak’s Multicast ABR wins three awards at 2019 NAB Show

The low-latency multicast ABR and local video caching technologies of Broadpeak®, provider of content delivery network and video streaming solutions, were awarded at 2019 NAB Show.

The low-latency multicast ABR and local video caching technologies of Broadpeak®, provider of content delivery network and video streaming solutions, were awarded at 2019 NAB Show. The nanoCDN™ multicast ABR for live streaming has won the 2019 NAB Show Product of the Year Award and IABM’s BaM Award in the Consume Category. The device leverages …

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MultiChoice adopts Imagine Communications IP platform

EPIC Multiviewer of Imagine Communications

African satellite broadcaster MultiChoice has chosen software-defined microservices products and IP interfacing technology by Imagine Communications for its new playout centre. The facility is the first stage of the broadcaster, currently working with 150 video and 180 audio channels across six platforms to over 14 million subscribers in 46 countries across Africa, to transform from …

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