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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]


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Wirecast powers FAI World Gliding Championships streaming

Telestream´s Wirecast live streaming production software recently allowed aviation sport fans worldwide to connect with the 34th FAI World Gliding Championships. With 29 nations competing in this year’s Championship in Benalla, Australia during January, the addition of sophisticated live streaming capabilities helped cement the event’s place as one of the largest sport aviation events in the world. [Read more]



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Sky Sports chooses NTT encoders/decoders

Sky Sports has chosen NTT contribution encoders and decoders, delivered by UK digital video solutions provider Garland, in Sky’s bid to be the first-to-market with end-to-end HEVC UHD delivery on its sports platform. [Read more]


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Nilesat speeds up broadcast playout with Harmonic

Harmonic, expert in video delivery infrastructure, announced that Nilesat, a satellite operator and broadcast service center in the Middle East and North Africa, has deployed a multichannel automated playout system from Harmonic. [Read more]



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Digita selects Nevion for DVB distribution renewal

Nevion, provider of virtual media production infrastructure, announced that Finnish network terrestrial operator Digita has selected Nevion equipment and software to provide a transport of signals from its headend to its transmission sites and to develop versatile Internet TV and radio services along with services based on company’s network infrastructure. [Read more]


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Harmonic Playout powers MLB Network

Harmonic announced that MLB Network has upgraded its existing Harmonic playout platform with a new software-based Spectrum X media server system to increase workflow efficiency. [Read more]



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Olympic Channel now in six additional languages

The Olympic Channel is now available in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese and Latin American Spanish in addition to English. The launch of the six additional languages on the Olympic Channel represents the first non-English languages to be added to the global digital platform. [Read more]


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Globecast at Total Africa Cup

From 14th January to 5th February, Globecast, ensured the successful international coverage of the 31st Total African Cup of Nations 2017 from Gabon. Globecast provided a full HD contribution and distribution service for African, European and Asian broadcasters as well as an IP platform. [Read more]