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

SCMS Forum: Panel Discussion Sheds Light on Cloud, Virtualization, and More

Last week’s Sports Content Management and Storage Forum provided attendees with an understanding of the current state of the cloud and other storage technology. A pragmatic discussion featuring industry leaders examined some current use cases of cloud-based systems, first steps for those just getting started, and hurdles to be overcome.  More

Kenny Bonzon of the Dallas Mavericks Passes Away

Kenneth “Kenny” Bonzon, who called the Dallas Mavericks home for nearly 20 years, passed away last week. He is survived by his wife Denise, who he met in 1995, sister Christine, brother Mark, mother- and father-in-law Alvis Sr. and Dorothy Polk, six brothers-in-law, seven sisters-in-law, and a number of nieces, nephews, and cousins.  More

Live From The Open: CTV OB Advances Workflows, Operations

The 146th Open Championship is under way at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England, and this year’s production efforts are building off efforts at Royal Troon last year, when European Tour Productions (ETP) took over host-production duties and NBC and Sky Sports took over U.S. and domestic UK broadcast rights, respectively, from ESPN and […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: Rock-It Cargo’s Brian Roberts on Challenges and the Future in Freight-Forwarding

With a lineage that stretches back nearly four decades, Rock-It Cargo has plenty of experience in freight-forwarding and logistics for events. The industry has faced a number of challenges lately, and Brian Roberts, VP, business development, recently discussed Rock-It Cargo’s role in the business, its aspirations, and its plans.  More

NBC’s Olympic Channel Ready To Go for Gold

Tomorrow at 6 a.m. ET, the Olympic Channel will become the latest sports network to hit the nation’s cable and satellite boxes. The new channel — the result of a partnership between NBCUniversal, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), and the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) — promises to give Olympic sports a more consistent presence among […]  More

NEP Australia taps Sony for Key Role at Andrews Hubs

NEP Australia has chosen Sony HDC-4300 cameras, Sony XVS-6000 and XVS-8000 IP-capable, SMPTE ST 2110-ready switchers, as well as a wide range of Sony OLED and LCD monitors, for its new, unique IP-based remote production solution. NEP’s new Andrews Hubs, the first of their kind in Australia, will connect 29 sporting venues via a new […]  More