Monthly Archives: September 2018

Live From the Ryder Cup: NBC Sports Production Team Spans Globe via Fiber

Written on September 29, 2018 at 3:03 pm, by

NBC Sports may have a team of 250 on hand at the Ryder Cup, but, in Orlando, hundreds more are working hard on the Live From studio show, pre/postmatch coverage, and press conferences. The workflow is leveraging fiber connectivity, the NEWBERT flypack, and a new transmission kit — three operational changes since the Ryder Cup was previously […]  More

Live From the Ryder Cup: Broadcast RF Meets Unique Frequency Challenges

Written on September 29, 2018 at 6:55 am, by

Broadcast RF is on hand at the Ryder Cup with its largest sports-related presence ever, courtesy of 28 wireless camera systems deployed by eight clients. It’s also in the midst of a challenging frequency environment, thanks to a nearby airport, military base, and research labs that also rely on RF.  More

Live From the Ryder Cup: Creative Technology Delivers for Fans on Course

Written on September 29, 2018 at 4:53 am, by

The Ryder Cup is an unusual golf event in that fans onsite aren’t usually given a chance to watch hours of live golf. In fact, it is distinctly possible that a fan can spend an entire day onsite in the stands and see fewer than 30 shots live. And that’s one of the reasons the […]  More

Get Connected with the Latest in Audio Networking Technology and Standards at AES New York 2018

Written on September 28, 2018 at 5:16 pm, by

— Broad range of seminars to cover topics from network fundamentals for audio engineers to the latest advancements in AES67, ST 2110 and other emerging standards and protocols — New York, NY, September 28, 2018 — As audio signal delivery migrates from traditional cabling to media networks, the AES New York 2018 Networked Audio Track […]  More

IBC 2018 Reflections: PCCW Global’s Alex Berriman on how Console Connect aims to change IT connectivity for live events

Written on September 28, 2018 at 12:43 pm, by

Hong Kong-based international telecom company PCCW Global may not have had a specific product or service to roll out at this year’s IBC Show, but it had an important message for the event-production world: the way you approach IT connectivity is due for a change.  More

Live From the Ryder Cup: Turner Sports Taps Into Open Internet for Featured-Group Production

Written on September 28, 2018 at 10:40 am, by

Turner Sports is on hand at the Ryder Cup working out of CTV’s OB1 production unit, overseeing a remote production that involves sending 16 feeds to a control room in Atlanta, where they are cut into featured-hole coverage available via and It marks the first time that featured-group coverage has been provided at […]  More

IBC 2018 Reflections: Veritone’s Drew Hilles, Wazee’s Greg Loose on the companies’ merger and AI’s coming of age

Written on September 28, 2018 at 10:27 am, by

Having acquired Wazee Digital last month, AI specialist Veritone was on hand at IBC 2018 highlighting the expanded integration of its aiWARE operating system with Wazee’s Digital Core (SaaS digital-asset management) and Media Hub (video captured in a central location, then made available for global access) platforms. With the integration, Veritone is creating what SVP […]  More

Ikegami Adds Asim Saeed as Business Development Manager

Written on September 28, 2018 at 9:45 am, by

Ikegami announced a new addition to its sales and support team with the appointment of Asim Saeed as Business Development Manager. Reporting to Ikegami Europe President Kenzo Ishizuka, Saeed will promote the full Ikegami range of broadcast and medical products to existing and potential customers.  More

BeckTV Hires Matt Weiss, Nik Kumar, Paul Nijak To Increase Engineering Team

Written on September 28, 2018 at 9:39 am, by

BeckTV has significantly extended its engineering resources through three new appointments. Matt Weiss has joined the company as senior engineer and vice president, Eastern region, while Nik Kumar and Paul Nijak have joined the company as senior engineers.  More

NBC Sports Gold Serves Out of Market Philadelphia Fans With Philly Pass

Written on September 28, 2018 at 9:26 am, by

NBC Sports Regional Networks announced the launch of its direct-to-consumer product targeted to displaced Philadelphia sports fans, NBC Sports Gold’s “Philly Pass.” This new streaming product allows fans residing outside the NBC Sports Philadelphia territory to access NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Eagles, Phillies, and Sixers pre and postgame programs; the network’s weekday sports program Philly Sports […]  More

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