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Bridge Technologies Launches Integrated Services MonitoringApril 3rd 2020 - 10:00 AM

New tools to collect and deliver exceptional performance insights from production, contribution and distribution networks are now available for TV broadcasters and cable headends.

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Broadcasters are using digital sensors on players and parts of the field to create graphical representations of the live action in 3D space.

ChyronHego’s Optical Tracking System Wins FIFA CertificationJanuary 27th 2020 - 01:00 PM

The latest version of ChyronHego’s Tracab optical tracking system has been officially certified by the FIFA Quality Program for Electronic Performance and Tracking Systems (EPTS), an endorsement typically favored by many international broadcasters when choosing on-air graphics systems. To date a total of four tracking systems have achieved this certification.

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Game Creek Video’s Encore truck will handle the main game feed.

54th NFL Super Bowl Telecast Gets HDR Treatment For Viewers With 4K TV SetsJanuary 20th 2020 - 11:00 AM

While the annual NFL Super Bowl typically serves as a great technology showcase for trying out new ways of covering the game on television (e.g., augmented reality graphics and immersive audio), this year’s main Super Bowl LIV game production will employ a well-rehearsed game plan.

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Four cars and three motorcycles were the live mobile camera platforms displayed on the multiviewer

Live NYC Marathon TV Production Goes All IP and Bonded CellularJanuary 3rd 2020 - 01:00 PM

Live TV production demonstrated that an all IP and bonded cellular infrastructure can provide reliable world-class coverage at a world-class event.

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Left: Test camera at NRG Stadium. Right: PXW-Z450, equipped with prototype transmitter and Xperia 5G mmWave device.

5G Sports Production Passes First TestDecember 19th 2019 - 12:05 PM

NBC, Sony and Verizon begin to test how 5G technology will change sports production.

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SVT remote production - its scale broke new ground

​How The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships Advanced Remote ProductionJune 20th 2019 - 08:00 AM

Sweden’s national public broadcaster Sveriges Television (SVT) partnered with Net Insight, Grass Valley and EVS to undertake remote IP production for the broadcast of the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Sweden earlier this year. Here’s how it was done.

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The China Open on CCTV

Chinese State Broadcaster Moves Further Into AoIP With New 4K StudioJanuary 7th 2019 - 09:00 AM

As IP continues to become a major part of broadcast infrastructures, replacing or working alongside older technologies such as SDI and MADI, engineers and production crews are finding new and different applications for the technology. Among them is China broadcaster CCTV (China Central Television). The network recently installed an IP-based location production system along with a 4K studio complete with 5.1 audio.

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An on-set Leader LV5333 in the CINEZONE mode for chromakey lighting adjustment.

Field Report: Leader LV5333 Gives I Love Hue an EdgeJanuary 17th 2018 - 01:00 PM

The Leader LV5333 reveals precisely where lighting hotspots are to help deliver the best chromakeys possible.

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