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PEBBLE BEACH SYSTEMS UNVEILS OCEANS THE NEXT WAVE OF MEDIA ORCHESTRATION Posted: 10/09/2020
PEBBLE BEACH SYSTEMS UNVEILS OCEANS and ndash; THE NEXT WAVE OF MEDIA ORCHESTRATION

Pebble Beach Systems, the leading automation, content management and integrated channel specialist, has announced the next wave of media orchestration with its new platform, Oceans.

Oceans is Pebble’s next generation service-oriented technology platform. Built for all clouds, but equally happy on-prem, Oceans will enable broadcasters to deploy, manage, host and upgrade their broadcast workflows and services from a single intuitive unified interface, now and in the IP future.

Tags: Pebble Beach Systems | OCEANS | media orchestration | broadcast technology | cloud platform | IP protocol | VOD | linear playout | Bubble Agency
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disguise among fastest-growing tech companies in UK and EMEA according to research from The Sunday Times and Deloitte Posted: 09/09/2020
disguise among fastest-growing tech companies in UK and EMEA according to research from The Sunday Times and Deloitte

disguise’s response to the COVID-19 impact on the live events industry has earned the company a spot in the Sunday Times Tech Track 100, marking the third consecutive year it has made it in the publication’s Fast Track league.

Tags: disguise | live events | Sunday Times Tech Track 100 | Deloitte Technology Fast 500 | Designer | xR | Bubble Agency
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XR Studios selects disguise as central technology hub for 2020 MTV VMAs Posted: 04/09/2020
XR Studios selects disguise as central technology hub for 2020 MTV VMAs

The first major awards show in the US to be broadcast since the pandemic was held Sunday, August 30, when the socially distant MTV Video Music Awards were telecast from New York City. XR Studios selected the disguise xR workflow, powered by the latest disguise gx 2c media server, as the show’s central technology hub.

Tags: disguise | extended reality | xR | XR studios | digital production | live events broadcast | VMAs 2020 | gx 2c | disguise software | Notch | live entertainment | Renderstream | Miley Cyrus | Black Eyed Peas | Doja Cat | Lady Gaga | Da Baby | Bubble Agency
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Telstra strengthens global media presence through new PoPs and partnerships Posted: 03/09/2020
Telstra strengthens global media presence through new PoPs and partnerships

Leading telecommunications and technology company, Telstra, is delighted to announce the expansion of its world-leading Telstra Global Media Network (GMN) into China and India, adding to the company’s already impressive capabilities in two of the world’s largest media markets.

“The points of presence in India and China have been strategically selected to provide connectivity to media broadcasters in the region,” comments Andreas Eriksson, Head of Telstra Broadcast Services. “These PoPs have been designed to provide exactly the degree of high availability and low latency required to meet professional media standards for live events, sports, esports, gaming and more. “The partnership with Zixi will also assists us to deliver high quality content to internet connect media buyers using Telstra’s high-capacity internet peering arrangements and cloud infrastructure.”

Tags: Telstra | Telstra Broadcast Services | Global Media Network | telecommunications | media | Zixi | points of presence | linear video | media rights | Bubble Agency
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OWNZONES FLAGSHIP TECHNOLOGY GAINS NOTORIETY IN MULTIPLE AWARD PROGRAMS Posted: 25/08/2020
OWNZONES and rsquo; FLAGSHIP TECHNOLOGY GAINS NOTORIETY IN MULTIPLE AWARD PROGRAMS

OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies, the leading cloud-based video supply chain company, has announced today the success of its proprietary technology platform, OWNZONES Connect in multiple global award programs.

Tags: OWNZONES | Media Entertainment | broadcast | Best of Show | Innovation | Cloud workflow | SaaS | Cloud | Dan Goman | Bubble Agency
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FRAMETRUNK SUPPORTS REMOTE PRODUCTION PROJECTS DURING LOCKDOWN Posted: 30/07/2020
FRAMETRUNK SUPPORTS REMOTE PRODUCTION PROJECTS DURING LOCKDOWN

FrameTrunk, one of the leading suppliers in next generation broadcast solutions, today announced its recent successes in a variety of remote production projects despite obstacles in production due to Covid-19. These include, supporting BBC Three’s ‘Yung Filly’s Celeb Lock In’ and Globe Productions, ‘One Love Covid-19 Relief Auction’.

Tags: FrameTrunk | BBC Three | Globe Productions | Island Records | broadcast solutions | remote production | Bubble Agency
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SAP Sapphire Now Conference Transports Workforce to Virtual Worlds with disguise xR Posted: 23/07/2020
SAP Sapphire Now Conference Transports Workforce to Virtual Worlds with disguise xR

disguise xR technology (Extended Reality) has helped deliver the virtual edition of the ‘Sapphire Now’ conference, hosted by worldwide enterprise application software company SAP, who offer tools to enable easier virtual working for users. The 2020 global conference aimed to deliver the important message that a resilient response can drive a sustainable and profitable future to its workforce, customers and partners who, for this year, were a remote audience of over thousands.

Creative innovators, Purple have been involved with SAP’s annual live conference for many years, and innovation was certainly required for the 2020 virtual event. Purple designed a video stream which created a virtual world revealed by LED video screens behind conference presenters powered by the disguise xR technology.

Tags: disguise | SAP | Sapphire Now | extended reality | remote conference | virtual working | innovation | Live Legends | Purple | VFX | 3D technology | AR | MR | production | Bubble Agency
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OWNZONES BECOMES NEWEST MEMBER OF THE TRUSTED PARTNER NETWORK Posted: 23/07/2020
OWNZONES BECOMES NEWEST MEMBER OF THE TRUSTED PARTNER NETWORK

OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies, the leading cloud-based video supply chain company, has announced today its appointment as the newest member of the Trusted Partner Network (TPN).

Tags: OWNZONES Media Entertainment | Trusted Partner Network | Security | Cloud | Dan Goman | Content Consumption | Certification | Bubble Agency
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PEBBLE CHOSEN BY TV BANDEIRANTES IN BRAZIL FOR NEW AGRIBUSINESS CHANNEL AGRO+ Posted: 16/07/2020
PEBBLE CHOSEN BY BRAZIL and rsquo;S TV BANDEIRANTES FOR NEW AGRIBUSINESS CHANNEL AGRO+

Leading playout automation and channel in a box specialist, Pebble Beach Systems, today announced that Brazilian broadcaster TV Bandeirantes (known as Band) has launched its new Agro+ channel with Pebble’s Marina and Dolphin systems at the heart of its operation.

Agro+ is a specialised channel aimed at the country's vital agribusiness industry and was launched on 22 June. With programming covering all aspects of the industry, the fully file-based channel is split across two sites, with its main headquarters in Brasilia and Master Control based in São Paulo. Pebble’s flagship Marina automation solution controls Dolphin integrated channel devices which handle branding, graphics and loudness control for the channel. The original technology was installed by Pebble’s local reseller, Videodata, who also carried out the remote commissioning for this new launch.

Tags: Pebble Beach Systems | playout | automation | graphics | broadcast | Brazil | TV Bandeirantes | Marina | Dolphin | Agribusiness | channel launch | Bubble Agency
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disguise xR Pushes The Boundaries Of Album Promotion ForBlack Eyed Peas Posted: 14/07/2020
disguise xR Pushes The Boundaries Of Album Promotion ForBlack Eyed Peas

Despite current lockdown restrictions still in place in many countries, disguise xR technology has enabled partner XR Studios to create a limitless performance environment for Grammy award winning hip-hop band Black Eyed Peas to promote their new album on primetime TV shows across the world.

Tags: disguise | XR Studios | extended reality | xR | live production | live broadcast | Bubble Agency
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disguise r17.3 is now live: with New Key Features for More Streamlined and Efficient Workflows Posted: 30/06/2020
disguise r17.3 is now live: with New Key Features for More Streamlined and Efficient Workflows

disguise takes on the new ‘normal’ with the launch of r17.3, its latest software release that delivers an improved workflow for enhanced efficiency and successful completion of projects post-lockdown. New features include Indirections, Multi-layer Editing, Object Assignment Hotkeys, Crossfaded Loop Section Mode as well as a number of improvements and bug fixes to further streamline the user experience.

In addition to the above, r17.3 also has a wide range of other improvements guaranteed to streamline workflows including:

NDI SDK has been updated to version 4.5

The ability to point manager at a template project

Alt-drag in the feed mapping editor

Clicking a tag or note now jumps the exact frame where the tag is placed

Dither parameter added to the gradient texture tool to help reduce banding

You can now pause the playback of a Notch block

Import and Export of feed maps

disguise r17.3 is available to download now from www.download.disguise.one

 

Tags: disguise | software | r17.3 | new features | streamline | efficient workflow | user experience | broadcast | production | live events | creative deliver | visual experiences | Bubble Agency
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THE AVERAGE UK VIEWER IS WATCHING MORE TV AND PAYING 25 MONTH FOR TV SERVICES DURING LOCKDOWN Posted: 19/06/2020
THE AVERAGE UK VIEWER IS WATCHING MORE TV AND PAYING and pound;25 MONTH FOR TV SERVICES DURING LOCKDOWN

A large majority of the UK population is watching more TV content since the outbreak of COVID-19, according to a recent study conducted by Netgem TV. The leading TV service has recently completed a survey with over 750 respondents to explore the different ways in which consumers across the UK and Ireland are turning to television to escape from the daily routine in lockdown.

Tags: Netgem TV | consumer research | Live TV | Films | Netflix | YouTube | news | paid for TV | BT | Sky | Bubble Agency
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ERT GREECE UPGRADES MULTI-SITE PLAYOUT FACILITIES WITH PEBBLE BEACH SYSTEMS MARINA Posted: 18/06/2020
ERT GREECE UPGRADES MULTI-SITE PLAYOUT FACILITIES WITH PEBBLE BEACH SYSTEMS MARINA

Leading playout automation and channel in a box specialist, Pebble Beach Systems, today announced that the state-owned public radio and television broadcaster for Greece, The Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT), has ordered a significant multi-site installation of Pebble’s Marina automation platform to transform the playout capabilities at its Athens headquarters, and their premises in Thessaloniki.

Tags: Pebble Beach Systems | ERT Greece | Playout | automation | channel in a box | broadcast | satellite | Pierides TechnoSystems Ltd. | Marina | Bubble Agency
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disguise xR Delivers Defining Moment in Broadcast With Katy Perry Performance On American Idol Finale Posted: 03/06/2020
disguise xR Delivers Defining Moment in Broadcast With Katy Perry  Performance On American Idol and rsquo; Finale

Technology pioneers XR Studios leveraged the latest technology from disguise to bring the future of broadcast to primetime American television when pop sensation Katy Perry performed her new single ‘Daisies’ on the season finale of American Idol. The project relied on the collaboration between the creative and technical teams led by XR Studios, with content by Silent Partners Studio using Notch VFX, direction by Silent House Productions and PRG North America as the Production Vendor.

“Started on the #AmericalIdol stage, ended up in a whole new world”, as Katy Perry wrote on her Instagram, the performance has since been watched by over 9 million viewers around the globe with over 2 million Youtube hits on top of the 7.3 million strong viewers on the night. The broadcast has left many asking ‘how was the performance achieved?’

“Having disguise for delivery of this content was crucial... there's simply no other solution out there that I would trust with this.” explains JT Rooney of Silent Partner Studios, who was the Screens Producer and led all the creative content creation.

 

Tags: disguise | xR | XR Studios | Scott Millar | Katy Perry | Silent House Productions | American Idol | Silent Partners Studio | The Squared Division | Broadcast | Bubble Agency
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BUBBLE AGENCY APPOINTS MELANIE WEBB TO GROW BROADCAST PRODUCTION PORTFOLIO Posted: 27/05/2020
BUBBLE AGENCY APPOINTS MELANIE WEBB TO GROW BROADCAST PRODUCTION PORTFOLIO

Bubble Agency, the global PR, marketing and events specialist for the media and entertainment technology and services sectors, today announced the appointment of Melanie Webb, as a PR and marketing consultant. Melanie brings to Bubble over 15 years of experience working in the production and distribution end of the broadcast sector at agencies including Premier PR and Franklin Rae.

Melanie has held various positions within production, including TV producer, further exemplifying her strong expertise in managing and delivering corporate publicity for TV, film, media companies and brands, as well as consumer programme publicity for a range of broadcasters, independent production companies, distributors and content providers. Her client experience includes: Rough Cut, A&E Networks, Edinburgh TV Festival, Independent Films, Women in Film & Television Awards, DRG and more.

Tags: Bubble Agency | Sadie Groom | Melanie Webb | appointments | Broadcast production | Rough Cut | A&E Networks | Edinburgh TV Festival | Independent Films | Women in Film & Television Awards | DRG
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