SVG College Summit: Packed Tech Showcases To Introduce Wealth of New Gear
48 exhibitors will be loads of offerings for attendees to check out
At SVG’s College Summit (May 29-31, Omni Hotel at CNN Center, Atlanta), the Technology Showcase Area will spotlight the latest gear tailored specifically to the college-sports-video market.
Here’s a preview of what the 48 vendors will be showing off in two weeks. SVG College Summit Technology Showcase Preview, and be sure to stop by the Technology Showcase Area at the Omni Hotel in Atlanta on May 29 and May 30!
BOOTHS 313, 315
Ross Sports solutions and technologies have a track record of high-impact, highly efficient performance in the most demanding live-production applications and are used extensively by top stadium, live-event, and mobile-production organizations. Ross has combined expertise, experience, systems, and services to meet your production needs.
Adder, the global specialist in connectivity and high-performance IP KVM, is bringing its ADDERLink INFINITY range to the College Summit 2019. Featuring the world’s smallest IP KVM transmitter, the ALIF100T, and the world’s first dual-head 4K IP KVM over a single fiber, the multi-award-winning ADDERLink INFINITY range gives college venues real-time access to live-production tools from any user station.
Livebook GFX sports-graphics system for next-generation sports production. Enable your streamlined production team with premium graphics, portable form factor, and all-in-one integration. SDI and NDI.
At the SVG 2019 College Sports Summit, Arvato Systems will be presenting EditMate and MediaPortal from our broadcast suite of products. EditMate is Arvato’s Adobe Premiere-based PAM (production-asset–management) solution for collaborative editing and project management. MediaPortal is a powerful browser-based search tool that allows a single-screen search mechanism across multiple databases, social media, and news feeds to simplify and accelerate the creative process.
Avid empowers sports-production teams with the industry-leading media solutions that broadcasters, editors, and producers need to stay on top of every game. From instant ingest and fast-turnaround video editing, to dynamic graphics creation and media management, discover how your teams can collaborate from anywhere to elevate your coverage and stories.
Blackmagic Design creates video-editing and color-correction products, digital film cameras, and live-production products, including converters, monitors, routers, switchers, and recorders. At SVG College Summit, Blackmagic Design will showcase many of these products, including URSA Broadcast, Pocket Cinema Camera 4K, and its ATEM line of live-production switchers.
BlueFrame Technology is the leader in end-to-end video-streaming services for sports organizations across North America and is the digital-network provider for numerous collegiate athletic conferences across all levels (NCAA DI, DII, DIII). To learn more about BlueFrame and its 100% Revenue Sharing program, email [email protected]
Bridge Digital offers expertise in digital-video workflows and the technologies to make them work better. We help content creators build an infrastructure to create, manage, distribute, and monetize their video assets. Our solutions cover the entire digital-media workflow, from ingest to final delivery. We will be showing solutions from Embrionix and Mellanox.
Calrec, the leading designer and supplier of audio-broadcast mixing equipment, will be showing three consoles: Brio, Type R, and RP1. The Brio is used for sports broadcasting. The Type R is a native-AoIP console, is extremely modular, and can be used for small TV-broadcast and headless operation. The RP1 is a remote-production solution for large and small remote broadcasts.
Canon U.S.A. is a leading provider of award-winning professional products for sports production, including broadcast lenses, camcorders, cameras, lenses, and reference displays. The company is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing service and support with customized service options and state-of-the-art centers across the country.
Manios Digital, the exclusive U.S. distributor, will showcase new products from Cartoni, Hawk-Woods, and Kinotehnik at the SVG College Summit, including the Sports 200 heavy-duty tripod; the SDS tripod, which sets up and folds in an instant; and the award-winning Practilite 802 bicolor LED power panel.
Learn why sports teams and venues rely on ChyronHego solutions to enhance their live productions and fan experiences. Watch a demo of Click Effects PRIME, a graphics authoring and playout for live venue-based presentations, and the Sports FX Engine, an all-in-one, multi-revenue–generating sports-graphics solution.
Clear-Com is the leading supplier of professional real-time communications solutions to university and college sports facilities nationwide. Offering a broad range of options including wireless, IP-based, and matrix intercom, Clear-Com has a trusted and reliable solution for nearly every application where audio quality and ease of use are of paramount importance.
Silicon Valley-based Cloudian is a file- and object-storage company specializing in 100%-native S3 API storage systems. Cloudian’s object-based platform, HyperStore, provides limitless scalability to help enterprises deal with the explosive growth of unstructured data affordably and easily, and HyperFile extends object-storage capabilities to file storage.
Comrex will feature LiveShot, which delivers high-quality, low-latency video and audio over a range of IP networks and is capable of providing two-way media simultaneously. LiveShot excels even over challenging connections. Comrex will also showcase EarShot IFB, a hardware-based system that provides telephone-based live studio program and IFB audio to field-based remote broadcasts.
Eutelsat is one of the world’s leading satellite operators, with a global fleet of 37 satellites and associated ground infrastructure. More than 7,000 television channels operated by leading media groups are broadcast by Eutelsat to 1 billion viewers equipped for DTH reception or connected to terrestrial networks.
Evertz is the industry leader in live-production solutions. Take your first step into the DreamCatcher platform with DC-ONE. This streamlined replay system and production suite comes with all the essential features for a demanding production, with a simple upgrade path to the entire DreamCatcher feature set.
X-ONE all-in-one system combines the industry-leading speed and reliability of EVS technology with a foundation of software-defined technology to deliver a smart live-production system for small and mid-size events. The system allows a single operator to create replays, control audio, cut together a live feed with a built-in video switcher, and even add graphics to live programming and output it in the highest broadcast-standard quality.
FOR-A will be on hand to demonstrate the company’s complete workflow for live-event and sports production. Included in the FOR-A lineup: the HVS-490 HANABI video switcher, Variant Systems Group’s Envivo Studio production suite and Replay live-event replay solution, ClassX content-creation and graphics-playout solution, and the SVW-700 4K/HD telestrator.
G&D, a leading broadcast KVM manufacturer, will be advising on its high-end KVM portfolio. Many renowned broadcasters —such as Golf Channel, MLB Network, and the broadcast division of University of Notre Dame — already rely on G&D’s KVM. The KVM experts will provide insight into use of KVM systems in sports broadcasting.
Gearhouse Broadcast is one of the world’s most innovative broadcast-services providers and the leader in remote multipath, centralized production platforms. The company supplies high-quality technical facilities, crew, targeted integration, and project management to capture some of the world’s most-watched live and near-live content, from the US Open tennis championships to World Cup soccer.
Grass Valley’s end-to-end ecosystem of reliable, open-standards–based solutions helps content creators, broadcasters, and media organizations to produce brilliant content and build successful media businesses. Our award-winning technology and trusted industry expertise empower our customers to create captivating experiences that connect people anywhere, on any device, through the magic of media.
Haivision is the leader in live–video-streaming technologies, providing more than 25,000 organizations globally with video solutions that help them stream broadcast-quality, low-latency video from anywhere. Haivision’s video-streaming and -encoding solutions are relied on by leading sports organizations and broadcasters around the world for their high-quality, low-latency workflows.
IHSE USA provides KVM products for long-distance extension and switching of signal formats used in postproduction, broadcast, mobile production, and studio editing suites. Along with traditional computer formats like HDMI, DisplayPort, and SDI, the IHSE family of extenders also supports formats for audio, USB, and RS-232/422.
Ikegami is showing its HDK-99 4K-ready HDR-capable full-digital 3-CMOS HDTV portable camera. It deploys three 2.6-megapixel high-performance CMOS image sensors for superb picture quality capable of capturing Full HD 1,920×1,080 resolution. Ikegami’s Full HD HLM 60 Series of monitors now benefit from a new HDR option.
Image Video will showcase the TSI-4000 and LCP-16 line of tally controllers. With the release of Tally Console 3 and the new WTL-1 wireless tally light, a new slate of tools is available to support the ever-growing college venue and production environments. See why this remains the preferred tool for broadcasters and discuss new ideas with Image Video’s world-class engineers.
Imagine will be exhibiting its industry-leading SDNO and COTS-based routing and networking solutions. The demonstration is intended to represent a complete SMPTE ST 2110 open IP control-room solution for distributed campus and fixed-venue deployments. The kit includes a 100-GB Arista switch fabric, with all video and audio flows managed by the company’s Magellan SDN Orchestrator.
Joseph Electronics is an authorized stocking distributor of 100+ premier broadcast and pro AV brands. Under its JFS brand, JE manufactures and supplies innovative custom fiber solutions and is equipped with a state-of-the-art fiber lab that can fabricate, terminate, or repair any connector, assembly, panel, breakout, or interface in use.
JVC will demonstrate the GY-HC500SPC CONNECTED CAM sports-coaching and -production camcorder, which features lower-third score overlays for live streaming and recording and can also record game-play sports-coaching metadata tagging. The ProHD Studio 4000S live sports production and streaming studio is a completely self-contained AV IP-based four-channel control-room system.
LEGRAND | AV
Legrand | AV offers professional quality AV solutions for live production including 4K PTZ cameras, switchers, furniture, racks and display mounts. The brands of Legrand | AV provide the most comprehensive offering of AV solutions in the market and include Chief, Da-Lite, Middle Atlantic, Vaddio, C2G, Wiremold, and Luxul.
LiveU revolutionizes the way collegiate athletics departments share content. Universities are using LiveU technology to produce more video broadcasts, without worrying about bandwidth limitations. Whether home or away, inside a stadium or out in the field, LiveU provides robust, high-quality, and cost-effective live streams. Its technology also enables completely wireless live-video transmissions even with limited budgets and resources.
Quality sports coverage is all about fan engagement, and nothing is more critical to your production than the quality of your video signals. Stop by Booth 206 and talk to Markertek about all the solutions we provide to exceed your video-production goals and fan expectations.
NewTek uses innovation and technology to fundamentally change the way video is created, allowing more people to share their stories, experiences, and ideas with the world. With NewTek’s software-driven solutions along with NDI, video producers are freed from the limitations of conventional productions. NewTek solutions are used worldwide by broadcasters, sports leagues, educators, and more.
Nexsan has been delivering reliable, efficient, and cost-effective digital-storage solutions for media and entertainment since 1999. So whether you need the performance for 4K and 8K workflows, digital playout, nearline storage, or a secure archive to protect and monetize your media assets, Nexsan has the right solution.
Panasonic will showcase its innovative professional video, projection, and display solutions. Featured products include AG-UMR20 field recorder (recently purchased by all 32 NFL teams for workflow standardization of consistent GOP structure), AG-CX350 4K/HD camcorder with HD live streaming, and AG-UX180 4K/HD camcorders. All models include the 720p/8-Mbps AVC-HD Coaching Analysis.
Technology. Expertise. Solutions. Three brands. One world-class production resource. Now united under the PRG brand family, VER camera, Paskal lighting, and PRG have combined their legacy strengths into a single offering for broadcast television and major sports-event production.
Quantum technology and services help customers capture, create, and share digital content, with the fastest performance for high-resolution video, images, and industrial IoT. Leading entertainment companies, sports franchises, researchers, government agencies, enterprises, and cloud providers are making the world happier, safer, and smarter on Quantum.
Simplylive solutions are changing the landscape of live production with an innovative and intuitive approach designed for the next generation of users. The ViBox Production and SloMo solutions will be highlighted with the ultra-portable and compact ViBox Mini chassis along with the Ref&Box for official and coaching review.
See how Sony’s NavigatorX and Ci Media Cloud solutions can transform your sports-production workflows. Access and manage content from anywhere, automate your workflows, collaborate with your content, and leverage AI for automated metadata enrichment. NavigatorX and Ci Media Cloud will allow you to work in on-premises, cloud, or hybrid environments.
SPORTZCAST will be presenting the award-winning new ScoreHub real-time scoreboard data device at SVG College Summit. Also shown will be Control Room, the cost-effective REMI-style single-camera streaming solution. Live data integrations into numerous partners systems present — such as NewTek, Ross, and JVC Kenwood — will also be demonstrated.
Telestream provides world-class live and on-demand digital-video tools, workflow solutions, and quality monitoring capabilities that allow consumers and businesses to transform video. Many of the world’s most demanding media and entertainment companies rely on Telestream products to streamline operations, reach broader audiences, generate more revenue, and ensure the quality of their media.
Teradek will showcase the Bolt 4K PTZ, which mounts to PTZ cameras for instant, wireless 2160p60 HDR transmission and camera control to receivers up to 1,500 ft. away. Also see the latest in redundant broadcast-over-IP solutions designed for sports productions, such as the Bond, Link Pro, and VidiU Go.
THE STUDIO – B&H
B&H B2B offers money-saving and easy-purchasing options for all your day-to-day technology needs on the full line of technology products, including audio-visual, photo, video, pro-audio, surveillance, computers and peripherals, optics, and home/mobile electronics.
UNICOM Government provides government agencies with technology, as well as engineering, project management, financial services, and subject-matter expertise. As a reliable source for advanced IT products and services, UGI helps federal, state, and local governments and higher-education institutions transform technology components into complete IT infrastructure solutions.
VidOvation will demonstrate the ABonAir AB512 low-latency, 7-ms broadcast wireless camera link with intercom and paint to capture live in-venue content; AVIWEST HEVC bonded cellular; and 4K and HD transport over the public internet for REMI/at-home production and in-venue IPTV and digital signage to improve the fan experience and generate revenue.
Vizrt’s sports graphics and analysis tools bring unparalleled excitement to game coverage of any sport. Engage your audiences with data-driven augmented-reality graphics, advanced analysis, automation tools, and quick editing to get highlights to the fans first.
For more information regarding the SVG College Summit, visit www.svgcollege.com. If you have questions regarding the event, email Program Director Brandon Costa at [email protected]. If you are a technology vendor that would be interested in exhibiting at this year’s summit, email SVG Managing Director, Worldwide Sponsorship Development, Rob Payne at [email protected]. You can also follow the event on Twitter using @SVGCollege and #SVGCollege.