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News: Technology

TVNZ Chooses Telestream Vantage Transcoding Platform

New Zealand’s leading free to air broadcaster, Television New Zealand Limited (TVNZ), acquired the Vantage Media Processing Platform from Telestream, provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions. [Read more]

News: Business

Cinegy Air PRO at NRTV

Cinegy announced that Nyon Regional Television (NRTV), a local TV station based in Nyon, Switzerland, has deployed Cinegy Air PRO Bundle, a comprehensive, IP-based software suite for automated HD playout. [Read more]

News: Events

Thailand´s Spring News Upgrades to PlayBox Neo

Thai television news broadcaster Spring News has upgraded its playout system to a latest-generation AirBox Neo from PlayBox Technology. The project was completed in partnership with GBS Alliance, a Singapore-based broadcast system integrator with subsidiary offices in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam. [Read more]

News: Business

Leader Appoints Presteigne Broadcast Hire as Rental Channel Partner

Leader Electronics Corporation announces the appointment of Presteigne Broadcast Hire as a rental channel partner. With offices near London's Gatwick Airport and Manchester, Presteigne Broadcast Hire offers a very wide range of production equipment and also develops packaged systems for specific applications. [Read more]

News: Production

ATEME powers French Open VR project

At the 2017 French Open the TITAN Live software-based live video solution from video compression solutions provider ATEME came successfully into play again. TITAN Live was used to power a Virtual Reality (VR) application available during the entire tournament. [Read more]

News: Distribution

Olympic Channel Welcomes Two New Sports

The Olympic Channel has reached cooperation agreements with the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) and World Bridge Federation (WBF) to collaborate on content for the global platform. The two new cooperation agreements bring the number of the federation partners who have announced similar agreements with the Olympic Channel to 54. [Read more]

News: Job + Career

Cooney becomes SAM president and CEO

Snell Advanced Media (SAM) has appointed former Tandberg Television President Eric Cooney as President and Chief Executive Officer. Tim Thorsteinson step down as CEO after two years in role for personal reasons. [Read more]

News: Production

Gearhouse delivers TOCs and commentary infrastructure to UEFA

Gearhouse Broadcast, a supplier of technical equipment, facilities and services, is providing a range of solutions to UEFA for its prestigious European football finals. These include the Technical Operations Centres (TOCs), EVS live production infrastructure and all commentary services for the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Super Cup finals. [Read more]