Dejero Backs Team Sky on The Road to Tour de France

Date: 19/06/2018
Dejero Backs Team Sky on The Road to Tour de France

Dejero, an innovator in cloud-managed solutions that provide video transport and Internet connectivity while mobile or in remote locations, has partnered with Team Sky to provide them with an in-vehicle mobile connectivity system using Dejero Gateway that allows the British professional cycling team to receive and deliver race related information wherever they may be.

Throughout the UCI WorldTour, Dejero GateWay mobile connectivity is enabling Team Sky to monitor live TV feeds, track live environmental data and social media activity within its ‘follow’ vehicles in order to anticipate the route ahead of its cyclists, buying the team precious seconds to prepare support in case of crash, injury, punctures and other unforeseen events.
“The idea was to create an additional communications infrastructure to allow us to better share data from director sportiv to rider and vice versa,” said Dr. Scott Drawer, head of the Team Sky Performance Hub.
“In extreme environments it is notoriously difficult to get connectivity to local TV or to access other forms of relevant information, and there are times and places where there can be a huge delay to accessing information due to a lack of connectivity. But, now that we have Dejero GateWay, and its ability to connect to multiple networks and devices, we have a much higher probability of creating a communications infrastructure that enables sharing of information as close to real time as possible, while the vehicles are moving at speed — more reliably and quicker than our competitors.”
Team Sky and Dejero have been testing and developing the system in the racing environment since early this year, and will continue throughout the duration of the UCI World Tour season, which consists of 37 road cycling events in Australia, China, Europe, Middle East and North America. The system is now permanently installed in one of the team’s key cars, which was used during the team’s recent Giro d’Italia win.
Dejero GateWay will be crucial to the team’s performance in the upcoming Tour de France, which sets out from Noirmoutier-en-l'Île, a small island off the Atlantic coast of France on July 7. The world’s most prestigious bike race will see Dejero GateWay aid Team Sky to overcome the connectivity challenges posed by terrain, crowds and weather.
“Our GateWay solution gives Team Sky the assurance that they can receive and deliver race related information in all conditions and all locations,” said Bogdan Frusina, founder, Dejero. “Increasing the reliability and consistency of a signal enables the team to make more informed and faster decisions, putting them ahead of the competition.”
The cyclists will travel through the mainland of France for three weeks competing over cobbles, dirt roads, high mountains, as well as a 31 km hilly time trial through the Pyrenees on the penultimate day. The finish line will be at the Champs-Élysées in Paris on July 29.
“We love that Dejero GateWay is easy to use and we’ve provided a pretty demanding environment in which to test and develop it — across different continents, harsh terrain, and varying weather systems. If GateWay can work in our world, I’m pretty sure it will work in other worlds with ease,” concludes Drawer.
Dejero GateWay provides mobile connectivity by blending together cellular connections from multiple mobile network carriers — creating more bandwidth, speed and reliability over a secure connection.


Tags: Dejero | Team Sky | Tour de France | cloud-managed solutions | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications | British cycling | GateWay | Scott Drawer | UCI World Tour | Bogdan Frusina
Submitted by MKM (MKM Marketing Communications)
View author's directory page

Related Interviews
  • Mobile Connectivity with Dejero GateWay at NAB 2018

    Mobile Connectivity with Dejero GateWay at NAB 2018

  • IP Gateway from Dejero at NAB 2017

    IP Gateway from Dejero at NAB 2017

  • Dejero on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

    Dejero on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

  • Dejero show the new generation EnGo at IBC2018

    Dejero show the new generation EnGo at IBC2018

  • HEVC Compression for EnGo from Dejero at NAB 2018

    HEVC Compression for EnGo from Dejero at NAB 2018

  • CellSat - the cell and Ku-band IP satellite solution from Dejero at IBC 2017

    CellSat - the cell and Ku-band IP satellite solution from Dejero at IBC 2017

  • Dejero at IBC 2016

    Dejero at IBC 2016

  • Dejero at NAB 2016

    Dejero at NAB 2016

  • Dejero at IBC 2015

    Dejero at IBC 2015

  • Dejeros products at IBC 2014

    Dejeros products at IBC 2014

  • Dejero at NAB 2014

    Dejero at NAB 2014

  • Dejero LIVE+ VSET at NAB 2013

    Dejero LIVE+ VSET at NAB 2013

  • Dejero + Nucomm Connect Live at NAB 2013

    Dejero + Nucomm Connect Live at NAB 2013

  • Nucomm on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

    Nucomm on BroadcastShow LIVE at IBC 2013

  • IDX at BVE North 2011

    IDX at BVE North 2011

  • IDX at IBC2011

    IDX at IBC2011

  • Media Links Net Gazer and Next Gen Media Gateway Device at IBC 2017

    Media Links Net Gazer and Next Gen Media Gateway Device at IBC 2017

  • SIS Live Anylive and Gateway Service Platform at IBC 2017

    SIS Live Anylive and Gateway Service Platform at IBC 2017

  • WohlerGateway at IBC 2014

    WohlerGateway at IBC 2014

  • EMEA Gateway at IBC2011

    EMEA Gateway at IBC2011


Related Shows
  • Day 1 of BroadcastShow at IBC

    Day 1 of BroadcastShow at IBC


Related Articles
  • Cellular Network Congestion at the Royal Wedding

    Cellular Network Congestion at the Royal Wedding

  • Artificial Intelligence and Economics

    Artificial Intelligence and Economics

  • Reliable back-up at the Music City Bowl

    Reliable back-up at the Music City Bowl

  • Empowering connectivity choice in the field

    Empowering connectivity choice in the field

  • State of the Nation - part 2

    State of the Nation - part 2

  • Implementing an IP workflow

    Implementing an IP workflow

  • Mobile internet connectivity in the field

    Mobile internet connectivity in the field

  • Move and Deliver

    Move and Deliver

  • Where no satellite truck has gone before

    Where no satellite truck has gone before

  • Mobile news gathering with Will Strauss

    Mobile news gathering with Will Strauss

  • Leading-edge cellular bonding technologies smooth the way for global news teams

    Leading-edge cellular bonding technologies smooth the way for global news teams


News
KTEN Readies for Election Season with Upgrade to Broadcast Pix BPswitch Integrated Production Switcher Posted: 23/10/2018
KTEN Readies for Election Season with Upgrade to Broadcast Pix BPswitch Integrated Production Switcher

Broadcast Pix™ today announced KTEN, a dual NBC/ABC affiliate with a CW substation serving the Sherman-Ada market (DMA #160), upgraded its control room in August with a Broadcast Pix BPswitch™ integrated production switcher. Mark Farrell, news director for KTEN Media, said the new BPswitch was part of an effort to ready the station for next month’s election coverage.

Tags: Broadcast Pix | election coverage | production switchers | broadcast news
Submitted by Pipeline Communications
More from this author
Harmonics CableOS and trade; Solution Powers Buckeye Broadbands Launch of Gigabit Internet Service Over DOCSIS 3.1 Posted: 23/10/2018
Harmonics CableOS and trade; Solution Powers Buckeye Broadbands Launch of Gigabit Internet Service Over DOCSIS 3.1
Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced that Buckeye Broadband, the leading cable and telecommunications provider in Northwest Ohio, is using Harmonic's CableOS™ virtualized cable access solution to launch a DOCSIS 3.1 broadband platform offering speeds up to 1 Gbps. As the industry's first software-based Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS), Harmonic's CableOS solution enables Buckeye Broadband to transition to a more flexible, cost-effective architecture and deliver gigabit speeds and services while better controlling capital and operating expenses.
Tags: Harmonic | CableOS | Buckeye Broadband | Gigabit | Internet Service | DOCSIS 3.1
Submitted by 202 Communications
More from this author
Grass Valley 4K HDR Cameras Help Euro Media Group Deliver Flawless Images from Premier Sports Events Posted: 23/10/2018
Grass Valley 4K HDR Cameras Help Euro Media Group Deliver Flawless Images from Premier Sports Events

4K UHD RF cameras from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, have been selected by Euro Media Group (EMG) to capture premier sports and live event coverage around the globe. The cameras will form part of EMG’s upgraded, RF high-speed wireless solution, helping it to continue meeting consumer demand for higher quality and more in-depth content.

Tags: Grass Valley | Euro Media Group | Premier sports | live event | LDX 86N 4K
Submitted by Platform Comms
More from this author
TVU Networks Supports Innovative Remote Production by Moscow Transport Department Posted: 23/10/2018
TVU Networks Supports Innovative Remote Production by Moscow Transport Department

TVU Networks, the global technology and innovation leader in live IP video solutions, was chosen by Moscow’s Transport Department to deliver an innovative broadcast to mark the eighth Moscow Urban Forum 2018, held in July this year. TVU Networks solutions were used to facilitate live interviews with public officials from two locations, from a studio located in the Forum venue at the Park Zaryadye cultural centre near the iconic Kremlin and Red Square, and from a moving carriage on the Moscow Metro’s Circle Line, 84m below ground.

Tags: TVU Networks | Moscow Metro | YouTube | Broadcast
Submitted by Platform Comms
More from this author
LATEST CALREC TECHNOLOGY ADDED TO FULL SAIL UNIVERSITY WORLD-CLASS PERFORMANCE VENUE Posted: 23/10/2018
LATEST CALREC TECHNOLOGY ADDED TO FULL SAIL UNIVERSITY and rsquo;S WORLD-CLASS PERFORMANCE VENUE
Full Sail University has expanded its world-class performance venue, Full Sail Live, with Calrec Audio’s Artemis and Brio36 consoles. Already utilising a Summa console for its Show Production degree program and Brio console for its Film degree program, Full Sail knows Calrec’s advanced audio solutions.
Tags: Audio; audio consoles; audio routing;
Submitted by Jump PR
More from this author
Intergence chooses Custom Consoles SystemTwoLite and Media Posts for New NOC Posted: 23/10/2018
Intergence chooses Custom Consoles SystemTwoLite and Media Posts for New NOC
Custom Consoles announces the completion of height-adjustable technical desks and display screen supports for digital media services specialist Intergence. The project comprised seven SystemTwoLite desks, a dual MediaPost and single MediaPost display screen supports and 10 desk-mounting computer screen support arms. These were assembled onsite in the Network Operations Centre at Intergence's Cambridge headquarters.
Tags: Custom Consoles Ltd | broadcast control room furniture | motorised desks | manually-adjustable desks | sound-insulated equipment housings | MediaWall | Media Wall | monitor walls | post-production studio furniture | System Two control room furniture | Module-R | Mod
Submitted by Stylus Media Consultants
More from this author
Harmonic Announces its CableOS Virtualized Cable Access Solution Supports Cloud-Native Deployments Posted: 22/10/2018
Harmonic Announces its CableOS and trade; Virtualized Cable Access Solution Supports Cloud-Native Deployments
Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced that its groundbreaking CableOS™ virtualized cable access software is available as a cloud-native containerized and Kubernetes-orchestrated solution, enabling new levels of scalability, reliability and efficiency for operators. Building on the CableOS solution's original microservices software architecture, the new cloud-native offering will be a key enabler of the broader SDN and NFV transformation beginning to take hold in the cable industry. Featuring a rich and extensible API-based software architecture that is integrated with third-party provisioning, cloud networking and orchestration applications, the CableOS cloud-native solution has been successfully deployed by a tier-1 cable operator.
Tags: Harmonic | CableOS | Virtualized Cable Access Solution | Cloud-Native Deployments
Submitted by 202 Communications
More from this author
CAPER 2018: FOR-A Showcases Customer Favorites with an Eye Toward the Future Posted: 22/10/2018
CAPER 2018: FOR-A Showcases Customer Favorites with an Eye Toward the Future
As a demonstration of the company’s continued commitment to the Latin American region, FOR-A® will highlight three of its most popular products – the HVS-490 and HVS-100 switchers and FA-9600 signal processor - as part of its participation at CAPER 2018, occurring from October 24-26th at the Costa Salguero Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Tags: HD | 4K | UHD | video switching | CAPER | 4K/UHD | standards conversion | multi-viewers | CG | frame synchronizers
Submitted by Pipeline Communications
More from this author
Digital Nirvana and rsquo;s Automatic Metadata Creation App for AVID, Closed Captioning, and Media Monitoring Products Among NAB New York Highlights Posted: 22/10/2018
Digital Nirvana and rsquo;s Automatic Metadata Creation App for AVID, Closed Captioning, and Media Monitoring Products Among NAB New York Highlights
At the NAB Show New York 2018, Global Media Solutions and Services Provider Digital Nirvana will present its powerful content-based metadata creation app Metadator for AVID media platform users, cloud-based closed caption generation and caption retrieval and synchronization service, and the latest version of its flagship Media Monitoring Platform. With over two decades of industry experience, DN's expertise in the development and application of innovative solutions is unparalleled. Digital Nirvana's revolutionary workflow ensures the best in automation and customization, providing sustainable solutions to its customers.
Tags: Digital Nirvana | NAB New York | media monitoring | subtitling | broadcast technology | cloud-based service | cloud technology
Submitted by Pipeline Communications
More from this author
Epson Sales Japan Corporation Uses Blackmagic Products 360 Space Performance Posted: 22/10/2018
Epson Sales Japan Corporation Uses Blackmagic Products and nbsp;for and nbsp;360 Space and nbsp;Performance
Blackmagic Design announced today ATEM 2 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K, Teranex Mini and its Mini Converters were used as part of massive indoor spatial projection system by Epson Sales Japan Corp.
Tags: Blackmagic Design | Blackmagic | BMD | Projection Mapping | ATEM | ATEM Broadcast Studio | 4K | Projectors | Teranex | Chroma Keying
Submitted by Blackmagic design
More from this author
Simplestream launches Sports Video Platform to simplify the launch of Next Generation Sports OTT Services Posted: 19/10/2018
Simplestream launches Sports Video Platform to simplify the launch of Next Generation Sports OTT Services

Simplestream, the leader in live, live-2-VOD and on-demand OTT services, has announced the launch of its Sport Video Platform. This end-to-end, cloud-based, white label solution seamlessly enables broadcasters, rights holders and distributors to rapidly launch and maintain next generation OTT services on multiple screens and across territories where the rights permit.

Tags: Simplestream | OTT | on-demand | Sports Video Platform | VOD
Submitted by Simplestream
More from this author
Broadpeak, Inca Networks, and Espial Enable Scalable IP Video Delivery for Hiawatha Broadband Communications Posted: 18/10/2018
Broadpeak, Inca Networks, and Espial Enable Scalable IP Video Delivery for Hiawatha Broadband Communications
Broadpeak®, a leading provider of content delivery network (CDN) and video streaming solutions for content providers and pay-TV operators worldwide, and Inca Networks, the leader of intelligent video delivery providing carrier-grade video delivery solutions with a world-class user experience, today announced that they have partnered to provide Minnesota-based internet service provider Hiawatha Broadband Communications (HBC) with a reliable and scalable IP video delivery solution. The subscriber management and user experiences are powered by Espial's Elevate Cloud IPTV platform, which is a TV-as-a-service solution that enables HBC to offer IPTV and app-based TV services to its customers. AMT served as the reseller on the project, ensuring a quick and seamless deployment.
Tags: Broadpeak | Inca Networks | Espial | Scalable IP Video Delivery | Hiawatha Broadband Communications
Submitted by 202 Communications
More from this author
Harmonic Appoints Deborah Clifford to Its Board of Directors Posted: 18/10/2018
Harmonic Appoints Deborah Clifford to Its Board of Directors
Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT) today announced it has expanded the company's board of directors with the appointment of Deborah Clifford.
Tags: Harmonic | Deborah Clifford | Board of Directors
Submitted by 202 Communications
More from this author
Custom-Engineered Bolero S Ensures Reliable Referee Communications for German Bundesliga Posted: 18/10/2018
Custom-Engineered Bolero S Ensures Reliable Referee Communications for German Bundesliga
Today's large-scale sporting events, as well as their technical broadcast requirements, are growing at an astounding pace. To meet and surpass these requirements, Riedel Communications has initiated their Managed Sports Services division, comprised of custom-engineered technologies paired with extensive supervision and support by Riedel-qualified engineers. Among the first to profit from these services is DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga, who has partnered with Riedel to design a reliable infrastructure for German Bundesliga referee communications.
Tags: Custom-Engineered | Bolero S | Referee Communications | German Bundesliga | Riedel | DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga
Submitted by Dundee Hills Group
More from this author
Imagine Communications to Showcase Practical Innovation and Migration Strategies at CAPER2018 Posted: 18/10/2018
Imagine Communications to Showcase Practical Innovation and  Migration Strategies at CAPER2018
At CAPER2018 (October 24-26, Centro Costa Salguero), Imagine Communications experts will join local channel partner Viditec (Stand #I-20) to demonstrate a practical approach to innovation that enables media companies to personalize the path and pace of their transition to next-generation architectures.
Tags: Imagine Communications | CAPER2018 | Viditec | practical approach | next-generation architecture | Sergio Yáñez | Versio | cloud-native | playout solution | Selenio Network Processor | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
Submitted by MKM Marketing Communications
More from this author
Pages:   [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 > >>