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Harris Corporation to Deliver First CENTRIO Broadcast Multiviewer

Harris Corporation, is delivering its first new CENTRIO multiviewer to Global Ontario, the flagship station of Global Television Network, a Division of CanWest MediaWorks Inc. Introduced at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) convention in April, the award-winning CENTRIO is a multi-image processor featuring superior graphics, broadcast-quality routing and integrated, precise test and measurement tools. […]  More

Node4 uses team work to score with Watford Football Club

Converged Communications specialists, Node4 have recently completed the installation of a fully managed, end-to-end voice solution at Watford Football Club’s stadium, offices and club shop. The opportunity arrived via Node4 Partner, The Project Network who were looking for a voice partner to compliment the network they were installing between the four sites. Watford FC (WFC) […]  More

Nucomm unveils GoPac2 multifunction portable at IBC

Nucomm, Inc. is showcasing its GoPac2 multifunction portable COFDM transmit system at IBC2007 (Booth #1.130). Designed to deliver the highest quality HD or SD video for electronic news gathering (ENG) and sports coverage, the GoPac2 system is based on Nucomm’s award winning CamPac2 wireless camera transmitter. The GoPac2 package brings the exciting new technology offered […]  More

New York Giants Again Select Ticketmaster for Ticket Resale

New York Giants and Ticketmaster have extended their ticketing services agreement, continuing Ticketmaster’s TicketExchange as the team’s only authorized fan resale ticketing service. The New York Giants TicketExchange will continue to serve as the team’s exclusive authorized resale site enabling Giants season ticket holders to post tickets they cannot use for resale to other Giants […]  More

Telairity Names Greg Pine Vice President of Worldwide Sales

Veteran Philips Electronics technology and marketing executive Greg Pine has been appointed vice president, worldwide sales, of Telairity, Inc. Winner of two Emmy Awards for video technology and holder of six key patents in both CCD technology and multimedia recording, Pine will direct the sale of Telairity’s video compression solutions into both domestic and foreign […]  More

Host Broadcaster ISB and Alfacam Relies on Thomson for HD Coverage of Pan-American Games

For the first time ever, the Pan-American Games, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on July 13 to 29, were covered entirely in high definition television, thanks to Grass Valley cameras, switchers and infrastructure products from Thomson. Alfacam, the leading European Television Facilities company, based in Belgium and part of Alfacam Group, is providing eight HD […]  More

Sina Obtains Broadcasting Rights for Premier League and Italian Series A Matches

SINA Corporation , online media company and value-added information service provider for China and for the global Chinese communities, announced that it has obtained online broadcasting rights in China for the much coveted soccer matches of the English Premier League and Italian Series A. As one of the most popular European soccer leagues, the English […]  More

Barry Switzer Joins XM Satellite Radio

Barry Switzer will join XM Satellite Radio as a football analyst this fall, providing expert analysis and no-holds-barred commentary on the sports talk radio channel XM Sports Nation (XM Channel 144). During his 16 years as football coach at the University of Oklahoma, Switzer led the Sooners to three national championships, and he posted the […]  More

Setanta kicks off Premier League coverage

By Kevin Hilton The English Premier League football season starts tomorrow, with great expectations for not only what happens on the pitch but also on televisions around the country. Setanta Sports begins its contract to broadcast 46 live Premiership matches with the game between Aston Villa and Liverpool, breaking the monopoly Sky Sports has held […]  More