TVU provides IP technology to RTVE’s coverage of the Dakar Rally

Mobile shooting of an interview in the Latin America's Dakar Rally

The TVU Nano Router and TVU Anywhere, devices that can contribute SDI video over wireless networks, have been implemented by RTVE in the live coverage of the Latin America’s Dakar Rally, the well-known off-road rally endurance race. TVU’s technology had been able to transmit all the information to the RTVE studio located in Barcelona. The …

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 Thai PBS upgrades its systems with Imagine Communications

Screenshot of Nexio Motion, software of Imagine Communications

Imagine Communications has upgraded the existing news, production and playout infrastructure of Thai Public Broadcasting Services (Thai PBS). The installation operates under a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware with a running Nexio’s software from Imagine. According to the company, this “enables Thai PBS to put content on aire faster and easier to meet its audience’s voracious …

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Sýn (Vodafone Iceland) adopts IP in its facilities with Nevion

Facilities of Sýn (Vodafone Iceland) renewed by Nevion

The system integrator Exton ehf, together with Nevion, has been in charge of the equipment of the new telecom and broadcast premises of Sýn, Icelandic company formed by the merger of Vodafone Iceland and the 365 broadcast media. This facility has an IP media network whose installation had been completed in a record time of …

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EuroTec will install Shotover B1 cameras in Airbus H125 helicopters

Render of Shotover B1 camera for Airbus H125 helicopter

The first North American installation of Shotover B1 cameras will be carried out by EuroTec Vertical Flight Solutions (EuroTec), together with its subsidiary EuroTec Canada. These cameras will be implemented in two Airbus H125 helicopters that will be used, according to the company, “in a variety of utility flight operation profiles”. The Shotover B1 camera …

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GovTV incorporates Broadcast Pix BPswitch MX integrated production switcher

GovTV's control panel for the remote production of the City of Lancaster

Broadcast Pix has announced that San Diego-based GovTV has trusted in their technology to offer live remote video production of the official meetings for the city of Lancaster (California). Specifically, GovTV has integrated BPswitch MX integrated production switcher. It works on a new IP-based workflow operated at GovTV’s offices, located 170 miles away from the …

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CP Communications announces its new STREAM family of products

Logo of Red House Streaming, a brand of CP Communications

2019 NAB Show will host the presentation of the new STREAM family of content acquisition solutions of CP Communications’ Red House Streaming. These products, according to Jerry Gepner, COO of CP Communications, “are a direct response to the changing content creation and distribution requirements taking shape around the industry as IP technology and cellular services …

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RTV Montenegro uses Calrec to broadcast its Eurovision 2019 qualifiers

Calrec's technology is included in the RTV Montenegro's HD OB 6

The Montevizija, a national singing competition in which the song that will represent Montenegro in Eurovision Song Contest 2019 is chosen, has employed Calrec’s technology. According to Dejan Vujović, Chief Technology Officer of the national public broadcaster RTV Montenegro, “This was a particularly important production for us because it was RTV’s first stereo television transmission …

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Hitachi Kokusai’s DK-H200 compact box camera gets HDR support

View of the DK-H200 compact box camera of Hitachi

Two compact box cameras for POV and remote observation applications of Hitachi Kokusai will receive an update to their firmware that will boost its high-definition capabilities. The DK-H200 1080p cameras will add HDR support including HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) and HPQ, compatible with the HDR10 open standard. The DK-Z50 1080i will improve its quality by increasing …

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Sky Sports Racing trusts in Ross Video’s OverDrive and Inception

Control room of Sky Sports Racing TV channel

With a live coverage of over 700 UK fixtures from 25 courses, 200 race meetings from France and over 80 from Hong Kong, Sky Sports Racing needed a powerful tool to manage this huge amount of content. The international brand decided to build a new HD studio and gallery featuring last generation newsroom computer systems …

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Masstech will exhibit its services at 2019 NAB Show

Scheme of the cloud storage system of Masstech

The full range of optimized cloud and hybrid cloud storage and asset lifecycle solutions of Masstech will be present at 2019 NAB Show (Las Vegas, 6-11 April). The UK-based company will bring to Las Vegas FlashNet, its video-centric storage management solution, which combines content-aware workflows with the flexibility of hybrid cloud. Mike Palmer, CTO of …

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