Recent Posts by David Davies, SVG Europe

Harmonic Solutions Help Grand Lille TV Switch to HD

Grand Lille TV, a French regional TV news channel that is part of the Secom Group, has transitioned to HD and launched an additional channel using the  Spectrum media server platform from Harmonic. With extensive channel-in-box (CiaB) capabilities, Harmonic’s solution speeds up video distribution and enables new channels to be launched faster at a lower […]  More

Next Generation Audio Summit: Present and Future of Broadcast Audio in Focus at Sell-Out Event

The latest edition of the Next Generation Audio Summit – which was organised by SVG Europe in conjunction with Dolby – played host to some dynamic debates about the current outlook for, and adoption of, immersive and object-based audio technologies. There was also a timely session about the state of play regarding IP-based workflows, as […]  More

Inside Sky’s Premier League Implementation of Dolby Atmos

In early August Sky announced that it would be implementing Dolby Atmos in time for the 2017/18 Premier League season, allowing customers of its premium Sky Q service to enjoy all matches in 4K UHD with Dolby Atmos. It was an ambitious project that heralded significant challenges both for Sky’s own team and that of […]  More

Net Insight Appoints New Global CFO

Net Insight, a leading provider in streaming, media transport and resource scheduling, has announced that Pelle Bourn has been appointed new CFO for Net Insight AB. Pelle Bourn will join Net Insight at the latest on May 14, 2018.  More

SVG Europe To Launch Dedicated Monthly Audio Insider Newsletter

In a move that underlines its commitment to covering what is arguably the most exciting period of change in broadcast audio for nearly 20 years, SVG Europe is to introduce a new dedicated monthly audio newsletter. The first edition of the Audio Insider will be distributed on Thursday 16 November and will feature detailed reports […]  More

Full House for SVG Europe and Dolby’s Second Annual Next Generation Audio Summit

SVG Europe and Dolby are delighted to announce a full house for this week’s Next Generation Audio Summit, which takes place at Dolby’s Soho Square on Thursday (9 November). Interest from OB providers, senior sound engineers, systems integrators, audio vendors and other stakeholders has combined to make the event – the second of its kind […]  More

Video Europe Chooses Leader Waveform Monitor for New OB Truck

Video Europe, one of Europe’s largest and most active equipment and resource hire companies, has chosen Leader’s LV5490 4K/HDR multiscreen waveform monitor as the reference test instrument for its latest outside broadcast and live event production truck. The LV5490 was supplied by Leader European distribution partner Thameside TV.  More