Record Bahia goes for Dalet News Pack March 20th 2015 - 02:37 PM

Brazilian TV channel Record Bahia has installed a Dalet Digital Media turnkey news system at its new HD broadcast centre in the regional capital of Salvador. It is based round the manufacturer’s News Pack software clients and two Brio video servers, with integration to Final Cut Pro editing workstations…

Mediapro adds more EVS to deliver F1 Latin America March 20th 2015 - 10:32 AM

Spanish technical services provider Mediapro Group upgraded its production studios in Barcelona for the launch of the F1 Latin America. The channel launched on 1 March covering all F1, GP2 and GP3 races as well as exclusive interviews, analysis and reports on each championship. The group owns rights to F1 in…

​SGO has Mamba at NAB March 20th 2015 - 07:09 AM

Mamba FX is SGO’s VFX compositing software which can either be used as a stand-alone visual effects platform or as an add-on for a editing or colour suite. The Spanish developer is showcasing its attributes at NAB including infinite layer compositing, tracking, keying, painting, restoration, optical flow, warping and…

BeIN SPORTS adopts EVS for highlights creation March 10th 2015 - 05:32 PM

Qatar-based beIN SPORTS has based its new MAX Highlights Service on EVS technology. Media Luso, part of the Mediapro group, was contracted by beIN Sports to provide the global service, including equipment and operations for the new system, while Media Burst – also part of the Mediapro Group – was responsible for the…

Aframe show new cloud tools at NAB.. and a giant ‘A’ March 9th 2015 - 11:47 PM

Aframe will launch the next generation of its cloud video collaboration platform at NAB. Calling it the Spring Release, the updated version will include expanded search and discovery features, enhanced multimedia format handling for non-video assets such as audio files, graphic files and documents, and a new approvals workflow for…

Orad integrates MAM and social media March 9th 2015 - 10:00 AM

The new Orad Maestro enterprise graphics suite 6.9 release integrates with Orad iFind media asset management so that broadcasters can take advantage of iFind’s workflow management tools to better manage, search and browse media assets. The release also integrates the Orad Social Media Hub and Orad WorldMapper 3D map templates w…

Industry Veteran Thorsteinson Takes the Reins At Quantel March 5th 2015 - 02:52 PM

As far as industry executives go, Tim Thorsteinson, recently named new CEO of the combined Quantel and Snell organization, knows the inner workings of broadcast equipment sales and development resource organization better than most. Throughout his career he has become renowned for streamlining operations and consolidating sales resources to make…