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NAB 2019 Reflections: EVS’s Sebastien Verlaine, Nicolas Bourdon Lay Out IP, Virtualized Future

Future workflows and product strategies were on full display at the EVS booth during NAB 2019, and there were even some key customers as F&F Productions showed up to celebrate a deal that brings EVS’s latest VIA technology into three of its GTX series of mobile units. Mobile TV Group also committed to the VIA […]  More

NAB 2019 Reflections: SportZcast’s Mike Connell Envisions Vast Expansion Into New Sports Ventures

SportZcast specializes in live-scoreboard-data decoding and distribution for professional leagues and teams across all sports. With scorebots compatible with multiple graphics packages and scoreboard models, in-venue productions are simpler and smoother. Last week in Las Vegas, Mike Connell, president, SportZcast, discussed the latest innovations displayed at the company’s NAB 2019 booth and previewed the company’s […]  More

Behind the Mic: ABC, ESPN Deploy Full Armada of On-Site Talent for Next Week’s 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville

Behind the Mic provides a roundup of recent news regarding on-air talent, including new deals, departures, and assignments compiled from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, ABC/ESPN announce who will be deployed for the 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville, Fox Sports adds two familiar U.S. Men’s Soccer faces for CONCACAF […]  More

NAB 2019 Reflections: Cisco’s Bryan Bedford On Why Finding Engineers With a Mixed Skillset in Broadcast and IP is the Industry’s Greatest Challenge

Visitors of Cisco’s booth at the 2019 NAB Show were treated to a colorful, journey-like experience that helped map out and simplify the end-to-end workflow of the media supply chain covered within the popular products and solutions of the Cisco Media Blueprint. One of the crown jewels of the chain was an overview of the […]  More

NAB 2019 Reflections: CenturyLink’s Derek Anderson on Expanding Cloud-Based Media and Services

With the recently acquired Level 3 Communications fully integrated into the company portfolio, CenturyLink made a series of announcements at NAB 2019 expanding its cloud-based media and OTT services. The Vyvx suite of fiber-based broadcast services is integrated with Google Cloud Platform (GCP). In addition, a global agreement with Streamroot provides peer-to-peer networking solutions that […]  More

LaLiga Ramps Up Broadcast of El Gran Derbi With 4K HDR to Boost Fan Viewing Experience

LaLiga pulled all the stops out for the broadcast of last weekend’s match between arch rivals, Sevilla and Betis. The famous clash between the two Spanish clubs received the best coverage in its history on Saturday, April 13, supported by LaLiga’s top technological innovations. Match production was provided in 4K HDR via 22 cameras, including […]  More

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