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News: Distribution

FC St. Pauli launches video platform from Teravolt

TeraVolt and 3 Screen Solutions announced that German Bundesliga football club FC St. Pauli has launched a new online video service for fans based on “Jupiter”, an end-to-end multiscreen sports video platform devised by TeraVolt which takes advantage of 3SS’ 3READY front end solution. [Read more]

News: Business

Osprey Video and Zixi form partnership

Osprey Video announced a technology partnership with Zixi, maker of the Zixi Platform video workflow orchestrator used by content creators for contribution, management, and distribution of live and live-linear, broadcast-quality video over IP. The partnership integrates the Zixi Platform with Osprey's Talon encoder and decoders. [Read more]

News: Job + Career

Castillo becomes TVU General Manager of Latin America

TVU Networks, expert in live IP video solutions, announced that industry veteran Rafael Castillo has joined the company as its General Manager of Latin America. Effective immediately, Castillo is leading TVU’s efforts to strengthen its presence across the Latin American region. [Read more]

News: Business

BCE and Freecaster join forces

BCE, a European provider in media services, system integration and software development in the areas of television, radio, production and postproduction, telecommunication and IT is joining forces with Freecaster, a global online video platform at the forefront of LIVE and VOD web streaming services free to air and pay-per-view for broadcasters, rights holders and brands. [Read more]

News: Business

Ericsson wins four awards at NAB Show 2018

At NAB Show 2018, Ericsson Media Solutions demonstrated how it is transforming TV with its end-to-end video delivery solutions by winning three ‘Best of Show’ awards for its MediaFirst Video Processing suite. The company also won an ACE (Awesome Cool Exhibits) Award, presented by NAB for ‘Best Large Island Booth’ for its innovations in stand design and execution. [Read more]

News: Business

GoPro take top billing at the British GP

Dorna Sports announced GoPro as the title sponsor for the British GP in 2018, with the camera company taking top billing at the event to name it the GoPro British Grand Prix. Set for the 24th – 26th August in 2018, the race weekend will once again take place at the Silverstone Circuit – its home since 2010. [Read more]

News: Production

INSIGHT TV Announces Season 2 of Adventure Reality Show THRU

INSIGHT TV, one of the world’s largest UHD broadcasters and producer of native UHD HDR content covering action sports, entertainment, and lifestyle, is commissioning Season 2 of its reality show THRU, due to air in December 2018, on INSIGHT TV and INSIGHT.TV. [Read more]

News: Distribution

Sky to launch live Who’s Who innovation for Royal Wedding

Ahead of the Royal Wedding on Saturday 19 May, Sky News will use pioneering cloud-based machine learning and media services to name guests as they enter the chapel, and enrich the video content with facts about the attendees. The live stream service is based on a collaboration between Sky News and Amazon Web Services (AWS). [Read more]