Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

As Chief Editor, Dachman oversees all aspects of SVG's North American editorial operations, including all news on Sportsvideo.org, the daily SVG Insider newsletter, and SVG’s annual print publications. A member of the SVG team since 2009, Dachman also serves as Program Director for SVG's Sports Content Management & Storage (SCMS) Forum, RSN Summit, Sports Graphics Forum, and TranSPORT event. Prior to joining SVG, he covered local sports for The Patriot Ledger in Quincy, MA, and served on the production staff of SiriusXM Satellite Radio's The Ron & Fez Show. Dachman began his career in the Sports Information department at Northeastern University in Boston, where he earned a BA in Media Communications and Cinema Studies. A native of Denver, CO, Jason currently resides in Queens, NY.

Recent Posts by Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

NAB Reflections: wTVision’s Mário Sousa on the Importance of Being Agnostic

wTVision was at NAB 2018 last week showcasing the latest releases of its end-to-end software offerings for sports productions, master-control rooms, production-control rooms, and more. Among the demonstrations at the booth were cloud playout (in partnership with ATEME), sports scouting, on-air graphics and video controllers, media-asset management, ingest, virtual graphics, and, most eye-catchingly, augmented reality. […]  More

NAB Reflections: Masstech Innovations’ Mike Palmer Discusses SGL-Merger Process, the Power of AI

Last week marked the NAB Show debut of Masstech Innovations, the entity that resulted from last summer’s merger of Masstech and SGL. The new company instantly became one of the broadcast industry’s largest media-asset–management players, with the two product portfolios brought under a single umbrella over the past 10 months. SVG sat down with Masstech […]  More

NAB Reflections: Intelsat’s Bill O’Hara on CellSat and the Future of Hybrid Networks

Last year, Intelsat teamed with Dejero to launch CellSat, a service providing broadcasters with blended cellular and Ku-band IP connectivity for live television coverage from remote locations. The network-blending technology, which was highlighted extensively at Intelsat’s NAB 2018 booth last week, combines cellular connectivity from multiple mobile-network carriers with Ku-band IP connectivity provided by Intelsat. […]  More

NAB Reflections: SES’s Steve Corda on How Latin America Is Ripe for Ultra HD Expansion

At NAB 2018, SES announced that it will be expanding its Ultra HD platform into Latin America in an effort to accelerate commercial-4K rollouts among cable, IPTV, and DTH providers across the region. SES’s Ultra HD platform has been driving the 4K/UHD rollout in North America for several years, and the company is looking to […]  More

Live From NAB 2018: Quantum’s Geoff Stedman Discusses the Company’s Latest NAS Systems

Following the debut of an entry-level network-attached storage (NAS) system in September and a scale-out NAS system in December, Quantum is here at NAB 2018 to spread the word of its products’ elite performance. Quantum SVP, Business Development, Geoff Stedman chats about the success of these latest platforms while also teasing some upcoming tech.  More

Live From NAB 2018: Don Bird on Lawo’s Transformation to IP Innovation

Lawo established itself as a major player in the sports-video–production market with its outstanding audio consoles. Today, the company is branching out beyond its traditional audio solutions and is proving to be a significant contributor to the industry’s transition to IP. At theNAB 2018, Don Bird, VP, business development, North America, spoke with SVG about […]  More

Live From NAB 2018: NEP’s Scott Rothenberg on Augmented Realty, Asset Management, and Much More

NEP Broadcasting is most known across the sports-video–production industry as the elite provider of mobile production facilities, but, at this NAB Show, attendees will see that the company is much more than that. SVG’s Jason Dachman speaks with NEP SVP, Technology and Asset Management, Scott Rothenberg about everything from augmented reality to asset-management solutions that […]  More