Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Ken Kerschbaumer has been editorial director of the Sports Video Group since 2005 and has been writing about how sports networks and leagues use video and audio technology to deliver a quality TV experience since 1991. He began his career in 1991 at Television Broadcast magazine before joining Cahners where he was editor of Digital Broadcasting magazine. In 2000 he joined Broadcasting & Cable magazine as Senior Editor of Technology. Seven years later he helped co-found the Sports Video Group with Paul Gallo and Marty Porter.

Recent Posts by Ken Kerschbaumer, Editorial Director

Live From InterBEE Japan: NAB’s Gordon Smith Highlights ATSC 3.0 and Importance of Live Sports Broadcasting

In a year when international sports are dominating Japan, it is only fitting that sports broadcasting and production was the main theme of Inter Bee 2019, Japan’s major broadcasting- and digital-technology exhibition. Gordon Smith, president/CEO, NAB, took to the stage to discuss the tight relationship between sports content, over-the-air broadcasting, and the future deployment of […]  More

SVG Sit-Down: Twitter’s Maurizio Barbieri on the Company’s Southeast Asia Strategy

With more and more sports social-media outlets thinking globally, the challenge becomes how to manage a brand amidst dozens of languages, cultures, and different fanbases. Maurizio Barbieri, head of sports partnerships, Southeast Asia, Twitter, is as well-versed as anyone in what it takes to build a social-media presence in an area increasingly important to sports […]  More

Eurovision Embraces BISS-CA to Improve SNG Operations

After extensive testing and evaluation of available encryption systems, Eurovision Services has decided to adopt the BISS-CA protocol alongside its existing proprietary HMCrypt system as the main technologies to protect transmissions on the Eurovision Global Network originating in teleports, SNGs and PoPs. Eurovision Services will implement BISS-CA encryption across its Eurovision Global Network beginning in […]  More

Grass Valley President Tim Shoulders on Next Steps for GV

Belden’s announcement today that it is divesting Grass Valley sent ripples through the industry and had people asking, What’s next for Grass Valley? Grass Valley President Tim Shoulders spent a few minutes discussing the situation with SVG and offered good news for GV customers and the company. He is confident that the move is a […]  More