Barbri chooses Blackbird for video editing in the cloud through Microsoft Azure

Forbidden Technologies, Blackbird

Forbidden Technologies plc, the developer and seller of Blackbird, the workstation experience in the cloud, has announced that Barbri has chosen Blackbird for video editing in the cloud, with content storage and processing provided by Microsoft Azure.   Barbri, the world’s largest law examinations preparation company, will use Blackbird Edge to rapidly push all of its online training …

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Serbia selects TeamCast’s TWISTER exciter for their first DAB trial

Teamcast

ETV, the public Serbian network operator, has just started the first Serbian DAB transmission trial on October 24 2018, from the Alvala transmission site close to Belgrade. For this first trial, ETV decided to reuse a former analogue VHF TV transmitter available on site, unused since the analogue switch-off.   To convert this analogue TV …

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Nuit de la Glisse selects Sony cameras to shoot new film ‘MAGNETIC’

SONY

The brand new feature film ‘MAGNETIC’ by Nuit de la Glisse director Thierry Donard premieres at the Cinema Grand Rex in Paris on November 30th. Extreme sports fans will be able to experience this ambitious project shot in some of the world’s most extraordinary and remote places, from New Zealand to Pakistan and Tahiti.   …

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Red Bee Media creates a broadcast and news center for Altice France

Red Bee Media, Altice France

Red Bee Media has provided Systems Integration Services for Altice France, creating a completely new Broadcast and News Center in Paris, France. The facilities cover all the needs of a major media company dealing with news and sports – including a playout control room ready to broadcast 25 linear channels in HD and UHD, a …

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StreamGuys and Barix help DNR Events bring live broadcasts to podcasts

StreamGuys, Barix, DNR Events

Entertainment and travel experience provider DNR Events offers a platform for dynamic expression that engages, entertains and informs. The cornerstone of this endeavor is DNR 2.0, a live streaming digital channel and audio archive featuring “Derek and Romaine,” a two-hour daily broadcast hosted by former satellite radio duo Derek Hartley and Romaine Patterson. DNR chose …

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AJA adds UltraHD support to IPR-10G-HDMI with v1.1 firmware

AJA, v1.1 firmware

AJA Video Systems has released v1.1 firmware for its IPR-10G-HDMI Mini-Converter, which enables SMPTE ST 2110 IP video/audio to HDMI. Available as a free download, the update adds support for UltraHD up to 30p and integrates new improvements for discovery, registration and control.   The compact and fanless IPR-10G-HDMI Mini-Converter receives SMPTE ST 2110 over …

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Dejero wins an Emmy Award for ‘excellence in engineering creativity’

Dejero, Technology & Engineering Emmy Award

Dejero has been awarded a Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award for ‘excellence in engineering creativity’, honoring a decade of achievements in the field of live transmission driven by its vision of reliable connectivity anywhere.   The esteemed Emmy Award accolades Dejero for helping transform how broadcasters contribute live content from the field, providing newsgathering crews …

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PHABRIX strengthens its sales operations in China

Phabrix, Ray Lo, China

Ray Lo will assume responsibility for the management of PHABRIX’s regional distributor channel network PHABRIX has announced it has teamed up with Ray Lo to manage the company’s sales operations in China with effect from the December 1st, 2018. Ray Lo will assume responsibility for the management of PHABRIX’s regional distributor channel network and growing …

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TNDV upgrades 40-foot video truck to support live multi-camera workflows

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TNDV redesigns and upgrades 40-foot video truck, called Destination, to support live multi-camera workflows, with up to three outputs for live sports and entertainment.   “While there are plenty of full-sized HD production trucks on the road today, there aren’t many that can fit backstage or in the alley behind the venue,” said TNDV President …

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