Stamford Spotlight, Part 3: As Social Media Explodes, NBC Olympics Highlights Factory Churns Out Even More Content

With social media increasingly ubiquitous in the lives of Olympics fans, NBC’s Highlights Factory [HLF] operation has become more integral to the Peacock’s success, delivering hundreds of highlights to various social and web platforms throughout the Games. As a result, NBC continues to beef up the HLF operation in Stamford, CT, tripling the number of […]  More

Cox Connecticut Public Access Drives Community TV Forward With HITACHI HDTV Cameras

Committed to providing top-caliber facilities and resources that empower community TV producers, Cox Communications’ Connecticut Public Access Channel 15 (“PATV 15”) strives to make the most of its budget with high-quality, long-lasting equipment. Rounding out its five-year HD upgrade plan spanning three studio facilities and a mobile production vehicle, the channel recently added three Z-HD6000 […]  More

Live From NBA All-Star: RSPCT, SMT Take Shot-Tracking Graphics to Next Level on TNT’s Three-Point Contest

One of the highlights of Turner’s NBA All-Star Saturday Night coverage was the debut of a shot-tracking technology developed by Israeli startup RSPCT. Deployed for the Three-point Contest, RSPCT’s system, which uses a sensor attached to the backboard to identify exactly where the ball hits the rim/basket, was integrated with SMT’s graphics system to offer […]  More

Live From PyeongChang: Canada’s CBC Uses Dual At-Home Model for Dual-Language Production

With Canadian broadcaster CBC, at the Olympics, you always get a 2-for-1 package. With both English- and French-speaking audiences to serve back home, CBC’s facilities at the IBC in PyeongChang are a stop in the complex transmission and signal routing of feeds to fully staffed control rooms in Montreal and Toronto. Using technology from Nevion […]  More

Shure Provides Stellar Sound Quality At The 60th Grammys

The 60th Annual Grammy Awards brought its usual array of mash-ups, tributes, and stunning performances of the best in music to New York’s Madison Square Garden and a global television audience. Shure wireless microphones, in-ear monitor systems, and hardwired mics played a key role in ensuring flawless audio throughout music’s biggest night.  More

BVE 2018: Square Box Systems To Showcase New CatDV Features/Customization, Expanded Deployments And Sports Assets

At BVE 2018, Square Box Systems will unveil the newest innovations for its flagship CatDV media asset management (MAM) system. In 2018, product development for CatDV will be centered around four key areas: customization and extensibility, expanded support for creative workflows, support for cloud and hybrid deployments, and new capabilities for managing sports assets.  More

Sydney Opera House Banks On Lawo For JST Refit

Professional Audio and Television (PAT) announced that they have delivered, configured and commissioned a Lawo Nova73 and a Lawo crystal console including compact engine for the Joan Sutherland Theatre in the Sydney Opera House via lead integrator The Downer Group.  More

ISE Confirms Position As European Destination For The Global AV Industry

The Integrated Systems Europe drew record numbers of exhibitors and attendees from around the world for four days of business, education and networking at the RAI Amsterdam between Feb 6-9. Throughout 15 halls, visitors experienced a vibrant showcase of the latest AV and systems integration technologies, products and solutions as ISE confirmed its position as […]  More