World Cup 2018

fuboTV Becomes First vMVPD To Launch 4K HDR10 With 2018 FIFA World Cup Matches

Sports-focused streaming service fuboTV has launched 4K HDR10 support in beta, becoming the first virtual multichannel–video-programming distributor (vMVPD) to offer content in UHD and HDR. Starting today, 2018 FIFA World Cup matches on Fox and FS1 (but not Fox Sports bonus feeds) are available in 4K HDR10 with fuboTV on all Chromecast and Fire TV devices […]  More

Harmonic UHD Video Processing Aids Medianet With Live Broadcasts of International Soccer Tournament in Russia

Harmonic announced that Medianet has deployed a UHD contribution and video processing solution from Harmonic for broadcasting sports events. Using Harmonic’s solution, Medianet is delivering live UHD coverage of one of the biggest global soccer tournaments, taking place in Russia from June 14 to July 15, with exceptional video quality at low bit rates.  More

Gearhouse Broadcast on World Cup Innovations, Challenges

With World Cup fever well and truly upon us, it is easy to forget the planning that has gone into making broadcast facilities work so smoothly. Gearhouse Broadcast is one of the companies that has worked closely with its clients for over a year to make dreams into realities, working to make sure everything is […]  More

Globo Utilizes Avid Maestro for AR of 2018 World Cup

Avid announced that Brazilian leading broadcaster TV Globo is using Avid’s Maestro augmented reality solutions for its 2018 World Cup Russia coverage this summer. Gearhouse Broadcast has provided Globo with the necessary TV equipment rental and systems integration services to build the studio.  More

2018 FIFA World Cup: Gearhouse Broadcast Configures Red Square Studio, IBC Facilities for ITV

Gearhouse Broadcast has been commissioned by ITV to supply a range of facilities in Russia for its international football coverage this summer. The rights holder will broadcast live to the UK from its Gearhouse-built studio in Moscow’s Red Square and rely on the production infrastructure that Gearhouse has installed for it inside the International Broadcast […]  More

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