Recent Posts by SVG Staff

David Levy Named as New CEO of Brooklyn Nets, Barclays Center

David Levy has named Chief Executive Officer of the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center. The announcement was made by Joe Tsai who, through entities controlled by him, completed the acquisition of full ownership of both the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center.  More

GlobalConnect Relies on Nevion’s Virtuoso, VideoIPath for Superliga Coverage

GlobalConnect has deployed Nevion Virtuoso, the software-defined media node, and Nevion VideoIPath, the orchestration and SDN control software, for remote production and contribution applications. The provider of fiber network, data centers, and cloud solutions, is using the solution to serve leading media providers of the Danish football league, Superliga, as well as support the remote […]  More

Esports’ Ariel Horn, Ben Kusin Establish VENN Gaming Network; To Launch in 2020

The gaming industry’s Ariel Horn and Ben Kusin have created VENN – a new network launching in 2020 with live studios in New York and Los Angeles, aimed at gaming, esports and entertainment audiences. With $17 million in seed round funding from investors spanning multiple industries, this new post cable TV network will cater to […]  More

WarnerMedia Teams Up With Xtreme Polo League for Multi-Platform Launch

WarnerMedia is partnering with the newly created Xtreme Polo League (XPL), the first professional polo league, to build a global sports media franchise. With modernized governance and more competitive tournaments, the XPL promises faster, higher-scoring games for a heightened fan experience designed to grow the polo audience. WarnerMedia will leverage its unique capabilities and platforms […]  More

Fox Sports Tech Q&A: Production Execs Talk 4K, 5G, VR, AR, Virtual Sets and Drones

FOX Sports continues to set a high bar in introducing and implementing next-generation tools and technology into its coverage of live sports. Beginning Thursday, Fox Sports will also be distributing this season’s Thursday Night Football NFL package in 4K UHD and HDR. With the NFL season heating up and MLB Postseason on the horizon, Fox […]  More