Recent Posts by Fergal Ringrose, SVG Europe

BAMTECH Opens First European TOC in Amsterdam Ahead of Winter Olympics Challenges

BAMTECH Media Europe has launched a new Transmission Operations Centre in Amsterdam to support clients including those working on the biggest live sports events this winter. Through a partnership with Discovery Networks, BAMTECH Europe provides technology services to a range of clients across the continent including Eurosport’s digital products.  More

Nordic Summit 2018: Steve Hellmuth Discusses NBA Fan Engagement, Global Reach and Key Service Providers

Following the NBA London Game between the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics on Thursday January 11 at The O2, NBA Executive Vice President Media & Operations Steve Hellmuth headed north to Norway to participate in SVG Europe’s first-ever Nordic Summit held in partnership with Media City Bergen and NCE Media on January 15 and 16.  More

BSI Tests Live 4K Wireless Samera on Rugby Premiership Coverage

Broadcast Sports International (BS)) has completed a series of live low-latency tests with the 4K version of its wireless camera system on Aviva Rugby Premiership coverage. Managing Director Tony Valentino told SVG Europe the OB company aims to be the first to use a low-latency 4K wireless camera system live on air at a sports broadcast […]  More

Arvato Systems Acquires 100% of Swedish MAM Expert Vidispine

As of November 1 2017, Arvato Systems Group has acquired 100% of the company shares of Vidispine. The IT specialist from the Bertelsmann Group and the Swedish MAM (Media Asset Management) expert are strengthening the link in their portfolios and are working together to achieve further growth, addressing the explosion in video content and growth […]  More

Broadcast RF Makes Major Commitment to Vislink’s HEVC 4K UHD HCAM

xG Technology’s Vislink business has received an order worth $400,000 for 10 HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) 4K UHD HCAM wireless camera systems from hire company Broadcast RF (BRF). The order brings BRF’s total investment in Vislink HEVC wireless camera technology to over $1,000,0000 in the last six months. This additional investment makes BRF the […]  More