MultiChoice Launched UHD Channels for Coverage of Global Football Tournament with Imagine Communications

  Football championship in Qatar marked first opportunity for South African sports specialist to take UHD to air MultiChoice, operator of Africa’s premier sports broadcaster, SuperSport, took UHD channels to air for the first time using a hybrid SDI-IP playout and infrastructure foundation from Imagine Communications. A long-established user of Imagine playout and automation technology, […]

FIBA delivers ambitious FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 production with Gearhouse

Flypacks deployed at three venues including UHD solution for final in Beijing Gearhouse Broadcast, the Gravity Media-owned supplier of technical facilities, crew and services used to capture the world’s most watched content, is providing a range of facilities to FIBA, through is entity FIBA Media, for its host broadcast of the FIBA Basketball World Cup […]

Input Media win BBC Coverage of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup

The BBC has appointed London-based sports independent Input Media to produce coverage of this summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup to be held in France.  Input Media will produce live programming for broadcast on the BBC’s network TV channels, BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport website.  The tournament runs from 07 June to 07 July 2019. […]

ATEME enables UHD TV Service for NPO: World Cup Football in High Quality UHD, Low Bitrate

ATEME, the emerging leader in video delivery solutions for Broadcast, Cable, DTH, IPTV and OTT announces that NPO, the Dutch national broadcaster, has selected ATEME’s TITAN virtual video processing solution to cover live World Cup Football in 4K ultra high definition. Leveraging ATEME’s continuous research and innovation in picture and video quality, NPO workflow can […]

Dejero and Latin-American Partners Deliver Rental Packages at the World’s Biggest Sporting Event

Dejero’s rental solutions enable expanding LATAM partner network to deliver connectivity and on-site technical support to region’s broadcasters while in Russia Waterloo, Ontario, June 12, 2018 — Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, is working with its Latin-American (LATAM) channel partners to […]

British broadcast technology heads to Brazil

Great Britain group at SET 2014 exhibition in São Paulo A group of eight leading British media technology companies are exhibiting at SET2014, sponsored by UK Trade & Industry and managed by Tradefair. This leading exhibition, which attracts around 10,000 visitors from the whole of Latin America, is now organised by SET, the Brazilian Society […]

Bexel Scores with FIFA World Cup Games

BURBANK, Calif. – With almost a third of the world’s population predicted to tune in to watch one or more of the FIFA World Cup soccer matches, the tournament has become one of the biggest international broadcasts of all time. So when the English speaking U.S. broadcast rights holder wanted to build temporary studio production […]

VIVA+ DTH Service Chooses Thomson Video Networks’ ViBE VS7000 Multi-Screen System to Transmit FIFA World Cup 2014 to Indonesian Fans

RENNES, France — May 29, 2014 — Thomson Video Networks today announced that new Indonesian direct-to-home (DTH) satellite service VIVA+ has installed a ViBE(TM) VS7000 multi-screen video system in order to bring this summer’s FIFA World Cup 2014 to pay-TV viewers in Indonesia. A World Cup 2014 licensed broadcaster, VIVA+ launched its first product, Ultimate […]

Canon Supplies Major Lens Order to Presteigne Broadcast Hire for Rio

Canon has won an order, worth over three quarters of a million pounds, from Presteigne Broadcast Hire, the leading supplier of professional rental equipment. Many of the lenses, which will add to an already extensive stock at Presteigne, will be used first in Brazil for this summer’s football competition. The order includes 14 XJ95 super […]