Recent Posts by SVG Staff

Ultracast Taps Tata Comms to Power 360° Video, VR Sports Platform

Tata Communications – a provider of network, cloud and security services – has been chosen by Ultracast to power the international expansion of the company’s 360° video and virtual reality (VR) platform. Ultracast creates live 360° video and VR content in motorsports series such as NASCAR, FIA World Endurance Championship, 24 Hours of Le Mans, as well as other sporting […]  More

Chilean Broadcaster Mega TV Preps for Future With Dalet Unified News Operations

Chilean Broadcaster Mega TV is revamping its operations with the Dalet Unified News Operations solution powered by the Dalet Galaxy Media Asset Management (MAM), Orchestration, and Editorial platform for news production and distribution. Key to the decision is the agility of the Dalet platform and its ability to meet the future requirements of Mega TV, […]  More

Fox Sports Australia Adds Second Calrec Artemis Audio Console at Sydney HQ

FOX SPORTS Australia has added a second Calrec Artemis digital audio console at its Sydney headquarters, replacing a Calrec Zeta console that has delivered audio output since 2008. The Artemis went live on 30 November last year with a prerecorded UFC preview show followed by “Just for Kicks,” a live-audience football entertainment show on FOX […]  More

Irdeto Teams With European Authorities, AAPA to Shut Down Illegal Streaming Network

A crime group suspected of hosting a large-scale illegal IPTV streaming business has been shut down, following a collaborative investigation led by the Cypriot Police, with the support of the Cybercrime Division of the Greek police, the Dutch Fiscal Information and Investigation Service (FIOD), the Cybercrime unit of the Bulgarian police and Europol, as well […]  More

Aldea, Sparkle Team Up to Launch New Global Media Services

Aldea Solutions, a global provider of video services and solutions for TV and media, and Sparkle, the international services arm of TIM Group, have released a new solution that provides media companies in Europe, Africa and Middle East with access to a multitude of rich video media content, including major global sporting events.  More

SES-15 Now Operational for Commercial Service in Americas; GovSat-1 Arrives for SpaceX Launch

SES has announced that the new SES-15 spacecraft has been operational at the 129 degrees West orbital position since 1 January. As planned, the all-electric satellite took six months to reach its orbital position and to successfully complete its testing. In addition, SES the GovSat-1 spacecraft arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, FL, […]  More

Twitter, Gatorade, and Intersports Launch Live-Streamed High School Hoops Series, #TheDebut

Twitter is continuing its push into live streaming sports with a new series focused on high-school basketball in partnership with Gatorade and Intersport. #TheDebut is a new live stream broadcast on Twitter, featuring eight high school basketball games highlighting high-profile matchups that include some of the top players in the country. NBA 2K TV host Rachel […]  More

SVG Rebrands Women’s Networking Group as SVGW

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that the Women’s Sports Media Initiative has been rebranded SVGW. The new brand, which was unveiled during the group’s annual meeting at the SVG Summit in December, more accurately reflects the membership and mission of SVG’s long-time women’s networking group.  More

AT&T Renews SVG Platinum Sponsorship

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that AT&T has renewed its platinum sponsorship. AT&T Inc. helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high speed Internet and voice services.  More