Recent Posts by SVG Staff

Register Now for Fujifilm, VER ‘Long Lens Workshop’

As part of its ongoing education series for live event and on-location camera operators, the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM, in conjunction with rental house VER, will hold its first “Long Lens Workshop” for Sports, Corporate TV, and Concert Camera Operators on Tuesday, July 24th at 9:30 am to 11:30 am. The hands-on seminar will […]  More

AJA Video Systems Releases KONA HDMI, KONA 1, Io IP

AJA Video Systems today released the KONA HDMI multi-channel HD/single-channel UltraHD HDMI capture card, KONA 1 3G-SDI capture/playback card, and the Io IP Thunderbolt-3 equipped video and audio I/O device. Simultaneously, AJA delivered Desktop Software v14.2, which introduces support for KONA HDMI and KONA 1; 10GigE support for 2K/HD video and audio over IP with […]  More

Televisa Deportes Showcases Vizrt AR Graphics in 2018 FIFA World Cup Coverage

Mexican World Cup fans were able to get a double dose of World Cup action from Televisa this year. While Televisa had rights to the World Cup and used those rights to bring in new technology such as Viz Libero AR, sister network TDN (Televisa Deportes Networks) created a massive World Cup spectacle in their […]  More

CenturyLink Enlarges Cloud Platform With Oracle FastConnect

CenturyLink announced it will offer dedicated and private access to Oracle Cloud through Oracle Cloud Infrastructure FastConnect. With CenturyLink Cloud Connect Solutions and Oracle’s FastConnect service, customers enjoy the performance and reliability of a direct, secure connection that does not traverse the public internet, delivering a consistent experience for users of demanding enterprise workloads.  More

Avid Wins 2018 Microsoft US Partner Award

Avid announced it has won the 2018 Microsoft US Partner Award for the communications and media industry. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.  More

Spectra Logic Enhances Tape Library Resources

Spectra Logic announced several updates to its enterprise tape libraries. The enhancements benefit customers in government, scientific research, high-performance computing, media and entertainment, and public cloud environments who must preserve massive amounts of data long term.  More

Daktronics Improves LED Displays for Swayze Field at the University of Mississippi

Daktronics has continued a long-standing partnership with the University of Mississippi to provide a new auxiliary display at Swayze Field and two new ribbon displays at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in University, Mississippi. The three displays were manufactured and installed this spring to bring additional visual aspects to Ole Miss fans.  More

MLB Names Inaugural VR Home Run Derby Champion at 2018 All-Star Game

Chuck Smolka, a nine-year-old from Staten Island, NY, won the first-ever MLB Home Run Derby VR Tournament Championship, held as part of GEICO All-Star FanFest on Monday, July 16. Smolka, one of four kids younger than 12 years old to advance to the semifinals, defeated nine-year-old Cooper (‘Coop’) Stephenson from Anaheim, Calif., in a dramatic […]  More