Monthly Archives: November 2019

The SVG Podcast: Simon Eicher, Executive Producer and Director of Broadcast, Esports Services, ESL Gaming

Written on November 27, 2019 at 11:56 am, by

Esports has become a pretty popular topic on The SVG Podcast as of late and on this episode of the show we give you a look inside one of the top brands in the industry, ESL Gaming. To talk about ESL and his view of the future of the esports industry, we are joined by […]  More

Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2019: Doug Wilson, a Lifetime of Storytelling

Written on November 27, 2019 at 11:47 am, by

SVG is profiling this year’s 10 Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame inductees in the weeks leading up to the ceremony on Dec. 17 at the New York Hilton. For more information, CLICK HERE. When the Director’s Guild of America gave Doug Wilson its Lifetime Achievement Award in 1993, the word Lifetime must have seemed adequate. […]  More

Taking 8K Broadcasts Over 5G from Roland Garros 2019 to the Beijing Winter Olympics 2022

Written on November 27, 2019 at 11:09 am, by

Earlier this year, French public service broadcaster France Télévisions once again used Roland Garros as the venue to demonstrate new technology, this time to deliver the first-ever live 8K broadcast on 5G networks for a premium sports event. This feat was created in partnership with telco Orange, using technology from a combined 16 companies, including […]  More

Weavr Consortium Unveils Latest Project Milestones With Updated Mobile App, New VR Experience

Written on November 27, 2019 at 11:06 am, by

The Weavr consortium, a government-funded project to create a technology platform that uses live and historic data to create meaningful and personalized mixed reality fan experiences, has unveiled its latest release of the technology platform that allows esports fans to immerse themselves in matches like never before.  More

Ratings Roundup: Cowboys-Pats Sit Atop NFL Season’s Highest Ratings Perch; 107th Grey Cup Viewership Grows by 19%

Written on November 27, 2019 at 11:03 am, by

Ratings roundup is a rundown of rating news from the past week and is derived from press releases and reports around the industry. In this week’s edition, Cowboys-Pats rank as the most-watched game of the NFL season and most-watched program of any network since the 2019 Academy Awards, the 107th Grey Cup audience grows 19% […]  More

Amazon Web Services Becomes Official Cloud, AI Provider of the Seattle Seahawks

Written on November 27, 2019 at 10:19 am, by

AWS is now a cloud, machine learning (ML), and artificial intelligence (AI) provider for the Seattle Seahawks. In addition to moving the vast majority of its infrastructure to AWS, the NFL team will use the breadth and depth of AWS’s services, including compute, storage, database, analytics, and ML to drive deep analysis of game footage […]  More

Arvato Systems Named Leader for Public Cloud Services

Written on November 27, 2019 at 9:59 am, by

Arvato Systems was rated ‘Leader’ in the current study ’ISG Provider Lens Public Cloud – Solutions & Service Partners’ by the IT market research and consulting company ISG. The award was granted in the two segments ’Managed Public Cloud Services for Large Accounts’ and ’Public Cloud Transformation Services for Large Accounts’.  More

I/ITSEC 2019: Matrox To Flaunt After-Action Review Platform Collaboration With PLEXSYS

Written on November 27, 2019 at 9:55 am, by

PLEXSYS’ Video, Audio, Data, for After Action Review in Live, Virtual and Constructive environments in collaboration with Matrox’s Maevex 6100 Series hardware-based, multi-4K encoder appliances will be demonstrated at the Interservice/ Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) 2019. The integration of these two technologies is crucial for the creation, capture, streaming, recording, and playback […]  More

Sony Lets Fans Traverse World of Jumanji: The Next Level With Sonic Surf VR Experience at Sony Square NYC

Written on November 27, 2019 at 9:53 am, by

In anticipation of the Dec. 13th U.S. theatrical release of Jumanji: The Next Level, Sony Square NYC will be inviting guests to enter the world of Jumanji enhanced by a unique Sonic Surf VR experience from Nov. 26 to Jan. 5, 2020. Sonic Surf VR combines audio processing with an advanced multi-channel speaker technology to […]  More

Olympic Channel Notches Collaboration With International Biathlon Union for Digital Content

Written on November 27, 2019 at 9:43 am, by

The Olympic Channel and the International Biathlon Union (IBU) have agreed to collaborate on content for the Olympic Channel global digital platform.  More

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