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SVG Sit-Down: Southpaw’s Matt Ritter on Acquisition of Panasonic Live Events Group, Goals in Sports-Venue Industry

In December, Southpaw Sports & Entertainment closed the deal to acquire the Live Events group of Panasonic Sports and Entertainment Business Unit, a division of Panasonic Systems Solutions Co. of North America. The group, which had been formed when Panasonic acquired TS Sports in 2015, specializes in LED videoboard systems for sports venues like LAFC’s […]  More

MLB Spring Training Stays Connected With LTN IP Services

As players, coaches, and minor-league hopefuls flock to Florida and Arizona for MLB Spring Training, LTN will return to its temporary home for the fourth year in a row. With the exhibition period beginning tomorrow, a large slate of games in venues across both states will be transmitted with the help of the company’s IP […]  More

The SVG Podcast: Riot Games’ Mitch Rosenthal and Ray Panahon

Esports continues to innovate sports-media production, with the team at Riot Games pushing the envelope on numerous fronts. On this episode of The SVG Podcast, we catch up with Mitch Rosenthal, head of production and operations, esports, and Ray Panahon, technical lead, esports. They offer a look at how the current season has gone, how […]  More

ISE 2019 Review: Audio Vendors in Creative Mood as AV Networking Takes Another Step Forward

The latest edition of the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) show in Amsterdam (February 5-8) witnessed a strong creative showing by many of SVG Europe’s audio sponsor companies. Once again, there was no doubting the centrality of ISE to the annual industry calendar, with post-show figures revealing the total number of registered visitors to be 81,268 […]  More

Vive Network Turns Live 4K Fight Into a Calling Card

For anyone tired of streaming live sports in anything less than 4K HDR, Vive Network has an upcoming lineup you’ll want to see. On Saturday, Feb. 23, Vive is partnering with Classic Entertainment Sports (CES) and the World Boxing Council (WBC) to stream a night of fights. The marquee event will be a championship match […]  More

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