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Global Productions IP Truck Wins Ferrari Colour Shoot-out at Monza Posted: 30/01/2019
Global Productions IP Truck Wins Ferrari Colour Shoot-out at Monza

Technology from Imagine Communications proved successful in an unusual challenge at Autodromo Nazionale di Monza in November 2018. Its systems power the new live Ultra HD production truck operated by Global Production, which took part in an extensive trial organised by Ferrari as part of its Ferrari Challenge World Final (1-4 November 2018). This trial determined who could deliver the most consistent and accurate live colour images across all resolutions — including, of course, Ferrari’s trademark red.

Tags: Imagine Communications | Global Production | Ferrari | Monza | 4K HDR | Ultra HD production truck | Chrommaline | Nicola Dall’Asta | hybrid infrastructure | Seneio Network Processor | Mathias Eckert | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
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Broadcast Pix Anchors HD Upgrade for City of Mankato Posted: 23/05/2018
Broadcast Pix Anchors HD Upgrade for City of Mankato

Broadcast Pix today announced the City of Mankato, Minn., has installed a BPswitch™ FX integrated production switcher as part of an upgrade to HD production for its city council and school district meetings. Installed in mid-April, the new system has simplified the production workflow and improved the quality of meeting coverage.

Tags: Broadcast Pix | BPswitch | integrated production | production switchers | HD production | BPswitch
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New Harmonic MediaGrid 4000 Shared Storage Solution Adds to Market-Leading Performance and Density Posted: 09/03/2016
New Harmonic MediaGrid 4000 Shared Storage Solution Adds to Market-Leading Performance and Density
Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, today announced the release of its next-generation media-storage platform, the Harmonic MediaGrid 4000 shared storage solution. The high-performance scale-out storage system increases storage density to 24 6-TB drives in a 4-RU chassis, and delivers the performance of a Fibre Channel storage area network (SAN) with the simplicity and scalability of Ethernet-based network-attached storage (NAS). Capable of supporting every stage in diverse media workflows, including production of live sports, news and entertainment in HD and 4K/Ultra HD, the Harmonic MediaGrid 4000 system enables superior workflow efficiency and productivity through storage consolidation and on-the-fly scaling of capacity and bandwidth.
Tags: Harmonic | MediaGrid 4000 | 4K/UHD Production | NAB 2016 | NAB 2016
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Axons Neuron Wins IABM Peter Wayne Award For Innovation Posted: 15/12/2014
Axons Neuron Wins IABM Peter Wayne Award For Innovation

Axon Digital Design has been presented with the prestigious IABM Peter Wayne Award for Design and Innovation for its Neuron networked live production system.  With this new technology, Axon is one of the first companies to implement IEEE Audio Video Bridging (AVB), demonstrating multiple IP switches and interfaces to third party products.

Tags: Axon | Neuron | AVB | IABM | Peter Wayne Award | IEEE AVB | Ethernet AVB | IP | live production | UHD production | Jan Eveleens
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JCB Upgrades HQ Presentation Theatre with Broadcast Pix Posted: 05/11/2014
JCB Upgrades HQ Presentation Theatre with Broadcast Pix

JCB, one of the worlds top manufacturers of construction equipment, recently installed two Broadcast Pix integrated production switchers as part of a major renovation of its 250-seat presentation theatre at its global headquarters in Staffordshire, England. The facility is used almost daily for a variety of programs, including dealer conferences, product launches, press conferences, internal meetings, and as part of factory tours for customers and the public. The upgrade completed the facilitys transition to end-to-end file-based HD production and delivery.

Tags: JCB | Broadcast Pix | integrated production | production switchers | HD production | theater
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HD Upgrades for Melrose Community Access Include Broadcast Pix Granite 5000 System Posted: 08/07/2014
HD Upgrades for Melrose Community Access Include Broadcast Pix Granite 5000 System

Over the past decade, Melrose Massachusetts Television, Inc. (MMTV), the community access station for the City of Melrose, Mass., has been aggressively upgrading its production equipment. In January, the station made the move to a native HD production workflow with new cameras and an upgraded control room built around a Broadcast Pix¢ Granite¢ 5000 integrated production switcher.

Tags: Broadcast Pix | Granite | Slate | integrated production | production switcher | HD production | broadcasting | HD upgrade
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MAMA YOUTH PROJECT FUNDS NEW AVID EDIT SUITES WITH FINELINE MEDIA FINANCE Posted: 30/06/2014
MAMA YOUTH PROJECT FUNDS NEW AVID EDIT SUITES WITH FINELINE MEDIA FINANCE

Fineline Media Finance has provided funding to MAMA Youth Project (MYP) to purchase two Avid Media Composer Symphony edit suites, as the charity upgrades its equipment to HD.

Each year MYP recruits and trains 48 disadvantaged young people aged between 16-25 in a range of core production skills including research, camera work, lighting and sound operation, location-finding, editing, and production paperwork. As part of the training programme participants work together to produce six episodes of Whats Up, a magazine-style show that has recently moved from Pick TV (formerly Sky 3) to Sky 1, demonstrating its high production values.

Tags: finance | media | leasing | edit | suites | avid | media | composer | HD | production | post | camera | lighting | editing | sound | audio | training | education | hardware | software | trainee
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Broadcast Pix Granite Integrated Production System Anchors Creative Video of Washington HD Mobile Productions Posted: 17/12/2013
Broadcast Pix Granite Integrated Production System Anchors Creative Video of Washington HD Mobile Productions

From the Kennedy Center to the National Mall, Creative Video of Washington, Inc., a full-service video production company based in McLean, Va., produces a variety of live events across the Washington, DC region. Although the company maintains a very healthy SD productionbusiness a lot of association meetings are driven by PowerPoint presentations that still use the 4:3 aspect ratio the company made the move to native HD production with its latest mobile package, which is anchored by a Broadcast Pix¢ Granite¢ 1000 integrated production system.

Tags: Broadcast Pix | integrated production | production system | Creative Video | HD production | mobile production | Granite | live events
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PESA Offers New UHDTV1 Routing Switcher, Retrofit Kits for Europes Growing 4K Market Posted: 06/09/2013
PESA Offers New UHDTV1 Routing Switcher, Retrofit Kits for Europes Growing 4K Market

In response to Europes rapidly growing interest in 4K and ultra-high definition production solutions, PESA, a leading custom design and manufacturing company for professional audio and video signal distribution, is introducing the new Cheetah 4K 1616 routing switcher and retrofit UHDTV/4K expansion kits for Cheetah 3 Gbps systems. Built on PESAs proven Cheetah digital video routing platform and utilizing the companys easyPORT converter module technology, the new 4K routing switcher provides UHDTV1video distribution up to 600m for 2160p50/60, 10-bit 4:2:2 SDI signals. The retrofit kits provide a simple plug-and-play upgrade solution for current 3G-SDI Cheetah routers.

Tags: PESA | digital video | routing | routers | 4K | HD production | Cheetah router | 3G-SDI
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Georgia Tech Overhauls Global Learning Center Digital Content Workflow with PESA Cheetah Router Posted: 15/03/2013
Georgia Tech Overhauls Global Learning Center Digital Content Workflow with PESA Cheetah Router

PESA, a leading U.S.-based custom design and build manufacturing company for professional audio and video signal distribution, today announced that Georgia Tech Online (formerly Distance Learning) is using a new PESA Cheetah 288XE digital video router at its Global Learning Center in Atlanta as part of its migration to HD production for its online professional education coursework. The new PESA router was installed in late December, and the Center is currently migrating to the new system.

Tags: PESA | router | video router | HD | production | new products | AV | signal distribution
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College of the Canyons Anchors Remodeled Studio with Broadcast Pix Granite 5000 Live Video Production System Posted: 13/12/2011
College of the Canyons Anchors Remodeled Studio with Broadcast Pix Granite 5000 Live Video Production System

Broadcast Pix today announced that College of the Canyons, a community college in Valencia, Calif., that serves the Santa Clarita area, has installed a Granite 5000 live video production system as part of an upgrade to HD production for its studio and control room facilities. The system is used for classroom instruction as well as the production of Cougar News, a student-produced news program that is streamed live towww.cougarnews.com.

Tags: Broadcast Pix | live video | video production | switchers | HD production | control room | education
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Community TV of Santa Cruz Installs Four Hitachi Z-HD5000 Studio Field HDTV Cameras on New Hi-Def Truck to Cover Youth Athletics and Cultural Events Posted: 08/04/2011
Community TV of Santa Cruz Installs Four Hitachi Z-HD5000 Studio Field HDTV Cameras on New Hi-Def Truck to Cover Youth Athletics and Cultural Events Community Television (CTV) of Santa Cruz Countythe producer of public, education and government channels serving 75,000 households in Santa Cruz County, CArecently added four new Hitachi Z-HD5000 HDTV studio/field cameras for HD video production to its new HD truck. In keeping with CTVs mission to foster a strong sense of community through its public interest programming, the HD truck goes into the community to provide broadcast-quality coverage of high school sports and other youth athletics, as well as cultural events.
Tags: Hitachi | HD truck.HD production | studio camera | field camera | Community TV Santa Cruz
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ABC News Washington Bureau ADDS SECOND Solid State Logic C100 Broadcast Console Posted: 04/08/2010
ABC NEws Washington Bureau ADDS SECOND Solid State Logic C100 Broadcast Console Solid State Logic is pleased to announce the installation of a new 96-channel, 32-fader C100 HDS Digital Broadcast Console for a new control room at the ABC Network News Washington Bureau studio complex. The C100 HDS is a scalable audio console that offers the flexibility to address all programming production needs for ABC, including 5.1 surround mixing. The C100 HDS offers a fast and comfortable interface that is easy to use by both staff and freelance engineers. The console further solidifies ABCs move into all HD production and joins a C100 HD already in service in another studio within the complex.

 

Tags: Solid State Logic | C100 HDS | ABC | ABC Network News Washington Bureau | HD production | 5.1 sound
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