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TV Is Evolving to Meet the Needs of Content Producers, Viewers

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity.” Charles Dickens, “Tale of Two Cities”     Last weekend, instead of idly relaxing, I made myself think…I read a book.   Yes, it ...

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Hammes & Bühler Postproduction Builds Streamlined Collaborative Workflows with Facilis TerraBlock at their Heart

HUDSON, MA (May 31, 2017) –    “When we started this new post production facility, it was a no-brainer to select Facilis Technology for all our shared storage needs. Here, TerraBlock is the heart of the facility’s production workflow – the system is fast and reliable. The TerraBlock shared storage system enables collaborative workflows, which are critical for over 90 percent ...

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Triveni Digital CSO To Keynote at IEEE International Symposium

PRINCETON, N.J. — May 31, 2017 — Triveni Digital today announced that Dr. Richard Chernock, the company’s chief science officer and chair of ATSC’s Technology and Standards Group (TG3), will deliver a keynote address at the IEEE International Symposium on Broadband Multimedia Systems and Broadcasting in Cagliari, Italy. On June 7 at 9:00 a.m., Chernock will provide an update on ...

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The Vitec Group at 2017 Cine Gear Expo

In booths 64 and 65 at the Cine Gear Expo, The Vitec Group will showcase the latest innovative and award-winning solutions from its Litepanels, OConnor, and Anton/Bauer brands. 2017 Cine Gear Expo June 1-4, Los Angeles Vitec Group Booths 64 and 65 Litepanels’ Astra 3X/6X and Sola 4+/6+ LED Lights At the 2017 Cine Gear Expo, Litepanels, a pioneer in ...

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VITEC’s EZ TV IPTV and Digital Signage Platform Is a Grand Slam at Kauffman Stadium

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — May 31, 2017 — VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, today announced that its market-leading EZ TV 8.0 IPTV and Digital Signage Sports Venue Solution and MGW Nano end-points were successfully installed at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. As part of revitalizing its video streams and signage content at the Kansas ...

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Wisycom Parades Down the Sambadrome for Rio Carnival 2017

RIO DE JANEIRO, MAY 31, 2017 – When two million people flocked to Sambadrome Marquệs de Sapucai in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for Rio Carnival 2017, Bernard Scyeur, owner, R.F. TRANSMISSION s.a. was on site to provide interference-free audio for this year’s festival. Tasked with arranging frequency coordination and coverage for the 800-meter path of the parade, Scyeur relied on ...

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Major League Soccer’s D.C. United Ups Its Facebook Live Game with Wirecast

Nevada City, California, May 31, 2017 –Telestream, a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today announced that D.C United, the most decorated club in modern U.S. soccer history, has chosen Telestream’s Wirecast to simulcast its linear pre- and post-game shows with Facebook Live, and take fan engagement to a new level. “We’re a small crew and our department ...

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PMC Appoints Grupo T-Crea as Its Exclusive Pro Audio Distributor for Mexico

PMC has appointed Grupo T-Crea as its distributor for Mexico, with responsibility for its entire range of professional products. Based in Mexico City and headed by CEO Pedro Luna, Grupo T-Crea has many years’ experience in the professional audio and video markets. The group includes wiring and connectivity company Sucabsa, which was established 47 years ago, and distribution company T-Crea, ...

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Premiering NBCUniversal LightBlade LED Production Lighting At Cine Gear Expo 2017 In Partnership With Cineo Lighting

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., May 31, 2017 — NBCUniversal announces the latest innovation in LED production lighting, NBCUniversal LightBlade ( In partnership with Cineo Lighting, this new line of high performance lighting combines NBCUniversal‘s decades of production and broadcast experience with Cineo’s award-winning proprietary technologies.  These new products will debut at Cine Gear Expo in Stage 14, Booth # S126. “Advancements in ...

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Bexel ESS Showcases Remote Camera Installations at High-Profile Sports Organizations

BURBANK, Calif. — May 31, 2017 — A range of professional and college sports teams are looking to Bexel ESS to design and install highly versatile remote camera systems for video capture during games and practice sessions. Bexel ESS can point to a number of successful recent installations, including those for the Michigan State University Spartans football team and the ...

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Masstech Merges with SGL to Form Media Management Powerhouse

Left-to-Right: SGL co-founder Bernie Walsh, Masstech President and CEO Joe French, and SGL co-founders Paul Moran and Dave Bray.

** Combined global presence, expertise and technology leadership position united company for accelerating growth and innovation May 31st, 2017 — TORONTO, Ontario and FAREHAM, UK: Masstech and Software Generation Ltd. (SGL) are now one, to be known as Masstech Innovations Inc., the Broadcast and Media industry’s largest provider of solutions for managing the lifecycle of valuable media assets. FPE Capital, ...

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SIS LIVE races ahead in connectivity stakes

Broadcast connectivity expert SIS LIVE today announced that it has further extended its Anylive® connectivity network to 25 horse racecourses throughout Ireland for television and data services to bookmakers and broadcasters in Ireland and the UK. All 25 venues have now gone live with SIS LIVE’s Anylive fibre network, including full redundancy via fixed satellite terminals for full video, audio, ...

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Entry Level Systems Engineer – TS/SCI w poly required

Position: Entry Level Systems Engineer – TS/SCI w poly required Company: Leidos Location: Columbia MD US Description: About Leidos: Our People. Our Communities. Our Environment. We do business with respect and responsibility for all three. At Leidos, we take responsibility for improving the quality of life of our employees, their families and the communities in which we live and work. ...

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Hardware Engineer Intern

Position: Hardware Engineer Intern Company: Teradek Location: Irvine CA US Teradek manufactures wireless video devices for remote video capture, live ENG backhaul, real-time monitoring, proxy recording and webcasting. For complex IP video systems, Teradek‘s cloud-based management platform allows users to remotely operate a fleet of Teradek encoders in real-time from anywhere in the world. All Teradek products are designed and ...

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Brainstorm enhances its Augmented Reality, Graphics and Template-based Solutions

InfinitySet 3 receives new advanced Augmented Reality and Graphics features. Brainstorm will launch SmartSet, a template-based Virtual Set and Augmented Reality solution Brainstorm, a specialist company dedicated to providing industry-leading real-time 3D graphics and virtual set solutions, introduced at NAB 2017 significant improvements throughout its product range, designed to enhance its Augmented Reality and Graphics solutions. With partner company, ...

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VideoCAVE, a Mixed Reality application

Brainstorm and team up at NAB to deliver VisualMedia, an integrated solution for real-time 3D visualization of social content Brainstorm, a specialist company dedicated to providing industry-leading real-time 3D graphics and virtual set solutions and, pioneers in the Social TV space, are proud to announce VisualMedia, a jointly developed, integrated solution to create visually engaging Social TV content ...

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