NAB Reflections: As Media Moves Into ‘Industry 4.0,’ TVU Networks CEO Paul Shen Relishes the Opportunity to Lead With Tech

Silicon Valley-based TVU Network enjoyed a strong NAB Show last week in Las Vegas which was primarily spotlighted by the launch of its new MediaMind platform. It’s a story-centric system that checked many of the boxes that were the rage at this year’s show: IP, AI, big data, and the Cloud. MediaMind brings together many […]  More

NAB Reflections: ChyronHego’s Boromy Ung on Company’s Commitment to Sports-Venue Industry

During ChyronHego’s Sunday press conference at NAB 2018, the company announced its partnership with Epic Games’ Unreal Engine and the integration of the gaming engine into the company’s augmented-reality–graphics and virtual-set solutions. And, although the announcement is certainly a step forward for the company, ChyronHego showed that it had plenty more in store for sports […]  More

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: Imagine’s Tom Cotney Taps Into IT Past To Define Future

Tom Cotney was named to his post as CEO of Imagine Communications in December and has already proved a quick study in the ins and outs of the NAB Show and the broadcast business, leveraging three decades of experience in the telecommunications and mobile-technology industries. He also grasps the challenges that Imagine specifically faces as […]  More

NAB 2018 in Review: Sports-Venue Industry Plots Future of IP Production, Finds Plenty To Excite in Vegas

As the sports-venue industry booms, broadcast-technology vendors continue to get in on the action by positioning their offerings for broadcast and venue video-control rooms alike. And, although this has been the case for the past several NAB Shows, the recent publishing of the SMPTE ST 2110 suite of standards for IP production further strengthened this […]  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