LONDON, UK – 27 November, 2018 – SSE Enterprise Telecoms – one of the UK’s leading connectivity suppliers, and part of SSE plc – today announces that a three-year partnership with critical broadcast connectivity provider SIS LIVE, now part of the NEP Worldwide Network, has helped support its acceleration as one of the fastest growing broadcast providers of critical fibre services. SIS LIVE, which will rebrand as “NEP Connect,” utilises SSE Enterprise Telecoms’ expansive network and industry expertise to implement an aggressive expansion plan, growing their number of connected broadcast venues by 63 percent.Read More
Rohde & Schwarz has acquired Pixel Power Ltd., a technology leader in television branding, graphics, automation, master control and playout.Read More
Reading, UK, 18th October 2018: Starfish Technologies, a pioneer in Audio Description (Video Description) technology, today announced that Captionmax, one of North America's largest full-service media accessibility companies, has purchased and implemented multiple licenses for Starfish’s Advantage Audio Description workstation and linear audio processing software.Read More
LONDON (9 October 2018) – NEP Group, a worldwide outsourced technical production partner supporting premier content producers of live sports and entertainment, announced today its acquisition of SIS LIVE Limited, a leading provider of connectivity services and a subsidiary of UK-based Sports Information Services (“SIS”). The acquisition complements NEP’s Broadcast Services and Media Solutions businesses, strengthening the company’s support of live sports, broadcast and entertainment clients across the UK, Europe and worldwide. The addition is also consistent with NEP’s stated strategy to grow its Media Solutions segment, and connectivity capabilities are critical to NEP delivering a full suite of managed services that enable NEP’s clients to make, manage and show the world their content.
Harpenden UK, 26 September 2018 — Boxer Systems, a leading UK solution provider for video, film and TV markets, today announced the successful installation and implementation of Telesteam’s powerful, scalable, software-enabled Vantage Media Processing Platform at ITV London.
Staines-upon-Thames, UK – 26th September 2018 : Belgian TV Everywhere provider Medialaan took the highly coveted IBC2018 Innovation Award for Content Distribution for its remarkable advertising management system, developed using Yospace technology. Viewers of Medialaan’s Stievie TV Everywhere service benefit from tailored advertising, allowing them to catch up on live television while only seeing commercials that are fresh and relevant.Read More
STAND 7.C55, IBC2018, RAI, AMSTERDAM: Boxer Systems today announced a new partnership with Masstech Innovations Inc., the future-led technology company that provides the media and entertainment (M&E) industry with optimised content storage management solutions for managing the lifecycle of valuable media assets.Read More
STAND 7.A05, IBC2018, RAI, AMSTERDAM: Virgin Media Television in Ireland has deployed Pixel Power StreamMaster BRAND, a powerful new branding and graphics playout platform following a requirement for a new graphics system that would deliver efficiencies across the design and transmission departments, automatically handle schedule changes with the right graphics and branding, and offer the ability to easily override the system with a simple user interface in a ‘breaking news’ situation.Read More
Stand 1,F41, IBC2018, RAI, Amsterdam – NEP Australia, which provides outsourced technical production solutions to sports, entertainment, live shows and outside broadcast events, has purchased an additional four DTC AEON RF systems to expand its existing ultra high definition (UHD-4K) inventory.Read More