The Farm brings Spots to market December 1st 2014 - 10:07 AM

Soho facility The Farm is marketing a storage service for finished programmes that it believes will help production companies with the shift to file-based delivery. The Single Programme on the Shelf service — Spots — is intended to act as a replacement for a production company’s clone tape and the other eleme

Poland’s nc+ picks ADB for multiroom software November 28th 2014 - 09:34 AM

Polish DTH operator nc+ has selected ADB’s Wi-Fi enabled set top box, along with software and associated integration services, to underpin its multiroom and multiscreen strategy. Nc+, an ADB customer since 2006, will be first to go live with the new ADB-4740SF Wi-Fi satellite set-top box, with deployment already u

Oman TV expands with Tedial November 26th 2014 - 11:49 AM

Oman TV has expanded its Tedial asset management provision to facilitate the launch of new channel Oman TV Live. The expansion includes the addition of increased storage and MAM client licences and an upgrade to the latest version of Tedial’s Tarsys MAM system.

Project Parking at the Seaside November 25th 2014 - 05:42 PM

German creative agency Seaside Productions is using Marquis Broadcast’s Project Parking to help manage its edit storage more effectively. The Munich based agency purchased Project Parking through reseller Videocation and the solution will be used on on-air promos for the ProSiebenSat.1 TV channels.

What Is Media Orchestration? November 21st 2014 - 02:20 PM

A new category has appeared in the marketing lexicon of playout automation and media management companies, namely ‘media orchestration’. It describes a process that will play an increasingly significant role as media organisations make the inevitable transition from baseband (SDI) to IP network technology.

Social media activity boosts catch up viewing November 13th 2014 - 05:58 PM

Clear evidence that social network activity around a linear broadcast drives subsequent catch up viewing has come from a study by Nielsen, the world’s leading TV audience measurement specialist. This is significant for broadcasters in that time shifted viewing within the seven day window after linear showing now accounts f