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Latest IP Video Solutions from TVU Networks on Display at BroadcastAsia

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – At the BroadcastAsia Exhibition & Conference this week, TVU Networks will highlight the latest developments in the company’s IP-based ecosystem of hardware and software products, workflows and services for live video acquisition, production, management and distribution. TVU’s new cloud-based solutions are designed to help broadcasters manage video content from anywhere from one interface. TVU will show new solutions for the first ...

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Environmental/Social Activist DP and Still Photog Wins MK18-55mm FUJINON Zoom

Wayne, N.J. – Sometimes it really does pay to smell the roses, even somewhere as loud and chaotic as the NAB convention in Las Vegas. Last month, award-winning photojournalist and cinematographer Lance Murphey, stopped in front of FUJIFILM’s NAB booth, first impeded by the large crowd listening to noted DP Philip Bloom, then intrigued by the lightweight form factor of the FUJINON MK18-55mm zoom Bloom ...

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Chelmsford TeleMedia Produces Local Election Coverage Efficiently with Broadcast Pix Granite Switcher with Rapid CG

Chelmsford, Massachusetts – Broadcast Pix™ today announced Chelmsford TeleMedia (CTM), a local access station serving Chelmsford, Mass., used its Granite™ 5000 integrated production switcher with optional Rapid CG software to produce live coverage of the town’s April 4 election returns. According to Dan Silvia, technical producer for CTM, the show was over in half its scheduled time because the process for sharing results ...

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Northwich, UK, & Laguna Nigel, CA: Inview Technology, the broadcast/OTT software and service specialist, has been chosen by DigitalGlue, the California-based consultancy and systems integrator, to supply the middleware for the American Forces Network’s new MPEG-4 HD set-top boxes. Inview will be providing the American Forces Network, operated by the Defense Media Activity, with a compelling user interface and range of ...

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Tedial wins third IABM Game Changer Award for Augmented STorage (AST) at NAB 2017

Winners announced at an IABM reception in Las Vegas Tedial, the leading independent MAM technology solutions specialist, has announced that its Augmented STorage (AST), debuted at NAB 2017, has won the IABM Game Changer Award 2017 in the Storage category. Winners in each category were announced and the award was presented at an IABM Awards Reception on Tuesday, 25th April ...

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AccuWeather Expands Global Reach with Android TV App Launch

AccuWeather’s critical weather updates and information with Superior Accuracy now available through hyper-local, customizable new TV app. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – May 25, 2017 – AccuWeather, the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced the launch of the new AccuWeather app for Android TV.  The highly customizable app delivers a unique, interactive weather experience to Android ...

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Vinten’s Vantage and Hexagon Track in Action at NAB’s ‘Teradek Live ShowW’ and ‘NAB Show Live’

LAS VEGAS — May 24, 2017 — Vinten, a Vitec Group brand and a world leader in manual and robotic camera support systems, has wrapped up another successful NAB Show. Front and center was the company’s Vinten Vantage robotic camera head paired with the new µVRC (microVRC) controller, which saw action on the set of the popular “Teradek Live Show.” ...

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SMPTE Experts Engage in Key Media Technology Events Across Europe

LONDON and WHITE PLAINS, NY — 24 May 2017 — SMPTE(R), the organisation whose standards work has supported a century of advances in media and entertainment technology, today announced that Society members will speak at or lead key industry events across Europe and the UK: the MediaTech 360 Summit, European Digital Forum of Lucca, the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) Technical ...

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Qvest Media, PHABRIX, and ProSiebenSat.1 Produktion Join AIMS

BOTHELL, Wash. — May 24, 2017 — The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) has welcomed Qvest Media as a full member and two more associate members — PHABRIX Limited and ProSiebenSat.1 Produktion. Qvest Media is leading systems architect in the broadcasting and media technology markets, specializing in the television, media, and telecommunications industries. With a powerful spectrum of services ...

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IHSE Sets Global Innovation and Growth Strategy With Addition of New Sales and Product Managers

CRANBURY, N.J. — May 25, 2017 –– As part of its growth strategy and desire to meet high demand for its KVM products around the world, IHSE has hired four new product and sales professionals. Mark Hempel has joined IHSE as head of product management, Óscar Mezquita was hired as senior sales manager with IHSE GmbH in Europe, Robin Sim ...

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Pliant Technologies Announces Pilote Films as France Distributor

AUBURN, AL, MAY 25, 2017 – Pliant Technologies, the professional intercom division of CoachComm, has named Pilote Films as its new distributor in France. Pilote Films will help Pliant increase regional support for its existing customers as well as further develop new opportunities. Pilote Films, a privately held company with more than 30 years of experience in the audio industry, ...

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Viaccess-Orca Acquires Squadeo for Best-in-Class Mobile Video Experience

PARIS — May 24, 2017 — Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and enhancement of content services, announced today that it has acquired Squadeo, a global provider of secure cross-platform OTT premium video solutions for the TV industry. The integration of Squadeo’s multimedia QuickPlayer further strengthens Viaccess-Orca’s Connected Sentinel Player (CSP) offering, enabling an end-to-end solution for delivering live ...

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WhereverTV selects QYOU for new OTT streaming service in Latin America

QYOU Media (TSVX: QYOU), the world’s leading curator of premium ‘best-of-the-web’ video for multiscreen distribution has partnered with subscription service provider, WhereverTV Broadcasting Corporation. The QYOU’s linear channel of curated video content will be featured in the line-up for WhereverTV Latino, a new service launching in Mexico this summer that caters to the growing appetite for digital TV in Mexico. ComScore research ...

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Drones Raise Filmmaking Opportunities

“Time was you could take real pride, in just getting there, flying used to be fun Lou, it really was.”  – Lew Moran, “The Flight of the Phoenix,” Associates & Aldrich Company, 1965     Walking around the drone pavilion at NAB this year, it was surprising to see the advances equipment and software organizations have made for filmmakers in ...

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Cadent Accelerates Media Processing of National Spots for Cross-Platform Distribution with Telestream Vantage

Nevada City, California, May 24th, 2017 –Telestream, a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today announced that Cadent, a leading provider of media, advertising technology and data solutions for the pay TV industry is using the Vantage Media Processing Platform to automate processes and boost productivity across its media planning and buying operations. From the moment a ...

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Sigma Presents Its Latest Cine Lens Line-up at Cine Gear Expo 2017

Los Angeles, CA – May 24, 2017 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading DSLR lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, is showcasing its brand new line of Cine lenses, designed for the latest, high-resolution digital cinema cameras, for the first time at the Cine Gear Expo in Los Angeles, CA on June 2nd and 3rd, 2017 at booth 71A. ...

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