Recent Posts by SVG Staff

CBC Sports, the Calgary Stampede Extends Media Rights Agreement Through 2019

The current media rights agreement between CBC Sports and the Calgary Stampede has been extended through 2019. The extension ensures that CBC Sports will continue to provide broadcast and streaming coverage of ‘The Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth’ over the next two years on television and online at cbcsports.ca and via the CBC Sports app for […]  More

Dixon Sports Utilizes Blackmagic UltraStudio 4K as Part of Media Portal Next-Gen Video Server

Blackmagic Design’s UltraStudio 4K capture and playback devices are being used by Dixon Sports as part of their Media Portal next-generation video server. The Dixon Media Portal was built around the UltraStudio 4K to meet the needs of one of the biggest sports broadcasters in the world, the WWE. The Media Portal’s affordable modular design […]  More

Encompass Digital Media Enters Long-Term Service Agreement With Viasat World

Encompass Digital Media has entered into a long-term service agreement with Viasat World. The international entertainment company will now receive broadcast services, including playout, media management, VOD and streaming services, to support its portfolio of channels and on-demand services spanning over 50 countries. Services will be hosted out of Encompass’ new facility located in Riga, Latvia.  More

Case Study: wTVision Virtual Graphics for European Athletics Championships

During a three-day event in Villeneuve-d’Ascq, France, athletes from the 11 best European nations in athletics compete against each other in the European Athletics Team Championships. Between the 24th and the 25th of June, wTVision operated virtual graphics during the long jump, triple jump and discus, javelin and hammer throw competitions. wTVision worked in partnership […]  More

Panasonic Introduces Full Line-Up of Pro Cameras With NDI Support

Panasonic Media Entertainment Company has introduced the full line-up of professional integrated cameras with built-in Network Device Interface (NDI) support: the AW-HN38, AW-HN40, AW-UN70 and AW-HN130. This fully integrated support of NDI version 3 with a new High Efficiency Mode allows users to connect these Panasonic professional PTZ cameras directly to an NDI network, with automatic […]  More

Grass Valley Delivers Infrastructure, LDX Cameras for Antenna Hungária

Antenna Hungária, the Hungarian terrestrial broadcasting, telecommunications and live production services provider, is working with systems integrator Rexfilm Broadcast and Communications Systems LTD. They purchased multiple cameras including native HD/4K cameras with HDR capabilities, compact cameras for tight angles and small spaces, routers and controllers, signal processing and multiviewers from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand.  More

Riedel Communications Appoints Daniel Channon as Rental Engineer

Riedel Communications has appointed Daniel Channon as rental engineer. Based in Riedel’s U.K. office, Channon will be responsible for managing, coordinating, and maintaining the company’s extensive rental service for tailored communications and networking solutions.  More

DiGiCo Releases V2.0 Software Upgrade for S-Series Consoles

DiGiCo has released its latest V2.0 software upgrade for its S-Series consoles, adding key features including increased channel count for both the S21 and S31 from 40 to 48 input channels. This free of charge upgrade gives S-Series users 48 mono/stereo switchable flexi-channels, with no processing limitations, giving you the DiGiCo power, performance and sonic […]  More