2019 NAB Show
Thursday, April 11, 2019NAB Show 2019: Lawo's Jamie Dunn on the Company's Loaded IP and Audio Product LineSpecializing in both audio and IP-based solutions, its of little surprise that Lawo's NAB Show booth is loaded with cutting-edge gear designed to support the sports video production industry. The company certainly hasn't shied away from diving into IP, helping support more than 50 major real-world IP projects. Our Jason Dachman visits with Jamie Dunn, Head of Global Sales for Lawo to break down what's new and exciting for the company at this year's show in Vegas.Thursday, April 11, 2019NAB Show 2019: SOS Global's Steve Gruning on How Consolidation Is Impacting Shipping and LogisticsWhen it comes to full-freight shopping and logistics, there are few that rival SOS Global in the sports video industry. A rapidly changing (and consolidating) business has the company on its toes to adjust to new challenges that arrive, seemingly, every day. Our Kristian Hernandez spoke with Steven Gruning, VP of Business Development for SOS Global to get the latest on the company's efforts and what they are doing to ensure they exceed expectations on each and every project.Wednesday, April 10, 2019NAB Show 2019: Bexel's Lee Estroff on the Growing NEP Family and Working 4K Into the MixBetween Super Bowl LIII, NBA All-Star, and the Oscars, 2019 is off to a blistering start for the team at Bexel. In addition, the NEP family continues to grow with the recent acquisitions of BSI and Fletcher Sports. At the 2019 NAB Show, our Jason Dachman got a few minutes with VP of Account Development Lee Estroff to download on the company's latest, including where the growth of 4K stands and how its working its way onto more and more major sports productions.Wednesday, April 10, 2019NAB Show 2019: Grass Valley's Arlene Campbell on the Company's Live Sports Production HighlightsGrass Valley is celebrating its 60th birthday at this NAB Show by honoring its tradition as a leader in the innovation of live production technology. Among the many announcements and activations at their booth (including an esports stage), a new operator control panel for its robust series of cameras is a highlight for the sports video market. Our Brandon Costa spoke with Arlene Campbell, SVP of Global Sales for Grass Valley to break down what's new and what's to come for the company.Wednesday, April 10, 2019SVG On Demand: Meet Eurovision Americas New President Roch PellerinIn March, Eurovision Americas introduced its new president Roch Pellerin. With prior senior roles at Al Jazeera Media Network, ESPN/DISNEY, and Canal+ Group, Pellerin comes to Eurovision Americas with an awfully impressive resume. At the 2019 NAB Show, our Brandon Costa caught up with the new head of Eurovision Americas to discuss his vision for the company and what its been like adjusting to the role.Wednesday, April 10, 2019NAB Show 2019: Blackmagic Design's Bob Caniglia Goes Inside Some New 8K SolutionsWith eyes on the future, Blackmagic Design is showing off a series of 8K products at this year's NAB Show, including a ATEM Constellation 8K live production switcher. At the company's booth in the Lower South Hall, our Brandon Costa speaks with Director of Sales Operations, North America Bob Caniglia to get the scoop on Blackmagic's latest solutions for the sports broadcast industry.Wednesday, April 10, 2019NAB Show 2019: Dolby's Bob France on Dolby Vision's Impact on Live SportsDolby Vision has established itself as a true differentiator in the experience of viewing live sports, but what''s next for the technology and the company? Our Kristian Hernandez chats with Dolby's Senior Product Marketing Manager Rob France to discuss the latest tech developments at the audio giant and what attendees can expect from them at the 2019 NAB Show.Wednesday, April 10, 2019NAB Show 2019: Google Cloud's Anil Jain on the Tremendous Potential of Cloud-based WorkflowsTo use a sports metaphor, cloud-based workflows and the impact that it can have on the media industry, are still in the very first innings, and (to use yet another sports metaphor) one of the early leaders in the clubhouse is Google Cloud. At the 2019 NAB Show, our Brandon Costa got a few minutes with Anil Jain, Google Cloud's Managing Director of Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment about his new role with the company and the massive potential of the cloud.Tuesday, April 9, 2019NAB Show 2019: Fujinon's Gordon Tubbs on Advancements in HDR LensesWhile 4K is the popular buzzword, Fujinon has taken note that many in the video production industry, specifically sports, are leaning more into the high-dynamic range (HDR). So, at this year's NAB Show, the company's highlights include the premiere of the UA125×8 4K-compatible box-type broadcast zoom lens that is under development with the world's highest zoom ratio of 125x. Our Brandon Costa visited with Fujinon's Vice President, Broadcast and Communication Products Gordon Tubbs to talk through the trends he's seeing in the business.Monday, April 8, 2019NAB Show 2019: Ross Video CEO David Ross on the Piero Acquisition and Growth In SportsBefore attendees even gathered in Las Vegas for the NAB Show, Ross Video was already making waves with the acquisition of the British advanced graphics company Piero. The integration of the technology is a highlight of another very busy NAB for the team at Ross. SVG's Brandon Costa catches up Ross Video CEO David Ross to sort through all of the excitement.Wednesday, April 3, 2019SVG OnDemand: Nutanix’s Gary Vickers Discusses Hybrid Cloud Infrastructures for Sports ProfessionalsThe Nutanix enterprise cloud platform delivers the agility, pay-as-you-grow economics and operational simplicity of the public cloud, without sacrificing the predictability, security, and control of on-premises infrastructure. Nutanix solutions leverage web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization, and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution that delivers any application at any scale. Our Chief Editor Jason Dachman and Senior Systems Engineer Gary Vickers further discussed how the company is helping the sports production industry.