Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer has been editorial director of the Sports Video Group since 2005 and has been writing about how sports networks and leagues use video and audio technology to deliver a quality TV experience since 1991. He began his career in 1991 at Television Broadcast magazine before joining Cahners where he was editor of Digital Broadcasting magazine. In 2000 he joined Broadcasting & Cable magazine as Senior Editor of Technology. Seven years later he helped co-found the Sports Video Group with Paul Gallo and Marty Porter.

Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

VIDEO: Sports Media and Entertainment Session at NAB Show Hosted by SVG Tackles Changing Landscape

Live sports are uniquely able to captivate consumers in the moment, no matter how viewers are tuning in. As streaming video quality and availability has caught up to consumer appetite, the industry is entering an era of unprecedented access to live streaming entertainment across many platforms and devices. With increasingly personalized and interactive experiences, streaming services […]  More

NAB Reflections: Imagine Lays Out Cloud-Native Vision

Imagine Communications Chief Product Officer Brick Eksten says the focus at NAB 2017 (and for the remainder of 2017, at least) was on Open Zenium, the company’s commitment to push IP standards and transparency to the next level, thanks to a cloud-native strategy: “We are collaborating to build a community aimed at helping our customers […]  More

NAB Reflections: Avid’s Louis Hernandez Jr. on the Company’s New ‘Global Ecosystem’

Avid’s NAB 2017 was, in many respects, a new beginning for the company: after four years of transformation, it unveiled the completed Media Central Platform, a system designed to move the company away from hardware-based technology offerings and to more-nimble software and cloud-based offerings. Avid CEO Louis Hernandez Jr. sat down with SVG to discuss […]  More

NAB 2017: SMT, Brainstorm, SkyCam Demo New Vision

SMT continues its longstanding partnerships with Brainstorm Multimedia and SkyCam at NAB 2017, where it is delivering its CameraTracker technology to Brainstorm’s award-winning Infinity Set, which is being demonstrated this week at The Switch’s booth (SU4324). The Switch is a global provider of advanced video switching and local fiber circuit services, satellite services, scalable Ethernet, and […]  More

Live From NAB 2017: AJA Rolls Out Tech Treasure Trove

AJA (Booth SL2505) is offering its usual bevy of products for content creators, and this year’s focus is on HDR, IP, and more feature-rich HD offerings. Topping the list of intriguing products is FS-HDR, a 1RU, rack-mount, universal converter/frame synchronizer designed specifically to meet HDR/WCG needs where real-time, low-latency processing, color fidelity, and metadata handling […]  More