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SCMS 2018: Tech Leaders Weigh Promise and Risk of Virtualized Workflows, Cloud Infrastructures

As sports-content creators look to virtualize parts of their ecosystem to increase flexibility and scalability, they must weigh the opportunities of relying on SaaS models and cloud infrastructures with the potential risks. Technology leaders addressed both sides of the scale at SVG’s recent Sports Content Management and Storage Forum in New York City.  More

FloSports Lands U.S. Streaming Rights to Honorary Match For Soccer Legend Bastian Schweinsteiger

Looking to make a dramatic splash in the live sports streaming space, FloSports has struck its first major soccer deal, landing the U.S. rights to stream a friendly being held in honor of German soccer legend Bastian Schweinsteiger. On August 28, FloSports will stream on FloLive.tv the exhibition match between Schweinsteiger’s current club, Chicago Fire (MLS) […]  More

IMT Vislink, Imagine Communications, Adder, Masstech Re-Up With SVG

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that IMT Vislink, Imagine Communications, Adder, and Masstech have renewed their premier sponsorships. IMT Vislink unite in delivering end-to-end video capture/transmit/receive solutions. Imagine Communications empowers the media and entertainment industry through transformative innovation. Adder design and manufacture an advanced range of KVM switches, extenders, and IP solutions. Masstech specializes in optimized content storage management solutions.  More

CBT Systems, creative.space, CAT Entertainment Services, TNDV: Television, IMS Productions Renew SVG Sponsorships

The Sports Video Group is pleased to announce that CBT Systems, creative.space, CAT Entertainment Services, TNDV: Television, and IMS Productions have renewed their mobile/integrator sponsorships. CBT Systems specializes in systems integration and engineering. creative.space is an integrated hardware and software platform. Cat Entertainment Services (CES) provides power generation and temperature control equipment for sports and other special events. TNDV: Television specializes in remote facilities of […]  More

Tech Case Study: How F1 Monetizes Its Content With AI and Machine Learning

Sports teams, leagues, and rightsholders understand that video archives are among their most valuable assets, but how do they index thousands or tens of thousands of hours of footage in a way that makes it easily searchable and discoverable for a variety of monetization use cases? In this case-study presentation from our Sports Content Management […]  More

Limelight Shines Light on Issues Around Live Streaming for Sports Broadcasters

In a digital world, particularly that of sports broadcast, where there is no time or patience for slow or unreliable experiences, the processing and delivery of digital assets has to be fast, reliable and secure. Limelight, which has one of the world’s largest, private global networks, helps broadcasters to bypass internet congestion and avoid many […]  More

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Facebook Awarded Live Streaming Rights of UEFA Champions League in Latin AmericaCBS Sports HQ Debuts New Morning Segment With Danny Kanell, Raja BellfuboTV Runs Successful Streaming With Sentry by TektronixESPN+ To Stream Emirates FA Cup Action in the U.S.Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment, Canon Establish Marketing Partnership With Multiple Collegiate ConferencesNevco Installs Three New LED Video Displays at the Little League World SeriesNet Insight Connects Stadiums of Austria Football Bundesliga With Terabit Capacity RouterDetroit Lions Upgrade Media Sharing Capabilities With Signiant Media ShuttleJohn Ross To Be Awarded With Presidential Proclamation Award from SMPTEGeorgia Lottery Switches to IP Distribution System from TVU NetworksCalrec Outlines SMT OB Vans With Artemis Shines, Light Audio Consolesadidas, Twitter Establish Live Stream Series on High School FootballNEP UK Relies on Grass Valley IP Infrastructure for UHD HDR Productions of WimbledonLawo To Present List of Audio Consoles, Software at SET Expo 2018Panasonic VariCam 35 Tabbed for Production of ‘Demon’Stadium Adds Shams Charania, Jeff Goodman, Brett McMurphy to Multiplatform NetworkMLB Hosts VR Home Run Derby Championship at Little League World SeriesSony FS5 Plays Vital Role in ‘Breathing on Everest’ DocumentaryNBA Digital Produces Documentary on International Players from Former Yugoslavia in ‘Something in the Water’AJA Video Systems Highlights Hi5-12G Mini ConvertersNBC Sports Chicago To Celebrate Career of Ken ‘Hawk’ Harrelson With Documentary on September 13Clear-Com Opens THINK Academy Location in CaliforniaIHSE USA Unveils Lineup of Products at SET Expo 2018DiGiCo Supplies Blue Array Productions Wth SD12 ConsolePanasonic Showcases Free VariCam LUT LibraryfuboTV Hires Erick Gerson as SVP of Engagement, David Yoon as SVP of DesignVeritone Agrees to Acquire Wazee DigitalESPN+ To Live Stream Over 300 Matches of Top Tier, International League SoccerCall for White Papers: SVG SportsTech Journal, Fall 2018Dallas Cowboys Add UHD Replays Inside AT&T Stadium With EVS XT4K ServersAWS Elemental, Friend MTS Join Forces to Drive Enhanced On-Demand Video SecurityOverwatch League Grand Finals Draws More Than 10.8 Million ViewersWolf Trap Installs IMAG System With Full Complement of Panasonic FHD PTZ CamerasSMPTE Announces Annual Awards Recipients for 2018Net Insight Appoints Dr. Judy Fick as VP of Resource Scheduling Unit in U.S.FloSports, Amaury Sport Organization Partner to Broadcast Vuelta a EspañaESPN+ Inks Multi-Year U.S. Rights Agreement for Italian Soccer LeagueArk Productions & Marketing Honored With Audio-Technica President’s AwardMLB All-Star 2018: CP Communications Relies on Shure Wireless Gear in D.C.Sight & Sound Theatres Tap Riedel Bolero Intercoms for Epic Biblical ProductionsDiGiCo Keeps Busy Summer Schedule With CMA Fest, Luis Fonsi, Logic, Niall Horan, and MoreStoried Sound Engineer Continues to Innovate With Sony DWX Wireless MicsCalrec Audio Consoles Gain Traction in Korean Broadcast MarketLawo Mixes FOH, Boadcast to Help Bring France’s 14 July Concert to New LevelDiscovery Inks Multi-Year Deal With Video Call CenterFox Sports Midwest To Feature Troops Deployed to Middle East During St. Louis Cardinals GameClear-Com Boosts Functionality in FreeSpeak II Wireless IntercomRush Media Relies on Cartoni for Live MLS Broadcasts on Fox Sports NorthNEP Group’s Mediatec Solutions Acquires All Live Event Assets From FilmGEAR ApSInternational Champions Cup Delivers Localized Virtual Ads With Vizrt, Catalyst Media