Television news organisation Al Jazeera will mark its 20th anniversary in November this year but rather than looking back it is preparing for the future by implementing new technologies for its newsrooms. As part of this the broadcaster has signed a ‘global enterprise agreement’ with Avid that includes the installation
Zee Media’s Corporation World Is One News (WION) has launched with a Dalet asset management system. WION is the first broadcaster in India to deploy the Dalet Galaxy-based Unified News Operations workflow.
Russia’s LifeNews, a 24-hour television channel based in Moscow with a sister channel, Life78, that broadcasts from studios in St. Petersburg, have both installed the latest generation (version 8.0) newsroom computer system from Octopus Newsroom to streamline its content creation workflow and get news on air (and online) faster than
For the past year Dalet Digital Media Systems has been promoting the idea of combining the traditional tools of a newsroom computer system, news production workflow and playout operations into a streamlined way of producing and distributing news content called Unified News Operations (UNO). Several broadcasters around the world have
Jakarta, Indonesia-based broadcaster Metro TV has upgraded its 24/7 news operations to high definition production and added a Dalet Galaxy Media Asset Management platform to provide the staff with complete and fast access to all stored assets. The Dalet solution unifies the local channel’s entire operations, with full consistency and
When Avid acquired Orad Hi-Tec Systems in June of last year, Avid executives said they would tightly integrate many of Orad’s products into its existing product portfolio, strengthening its overall systems offering and adding new functionality for Avid technology users.
IP has already made a big impact on the way news and other live events are broadcast. Now two leading technology developers in these fields have teamed up to produce newsroom IP workflows. Under a new agreement NewTek is combining its range of live production devices with Vizrt’s VizMosart
Over the last 15 years broadcast journalists have assumed a more technical role, including ingesting and editing material, with newsroom automation systems giving them more control over different functions from their desk. During IBC 2016 Vizrt will demonstrate a new system that extends this, giving reporters the ability to run an entire