Italian broadcaster NVP has upgraded its main Outside Broadcast (OB) van to support a full gamut of Ultra HD formats by incorporating a range of video processing and automation units from Germany’s Lawo. Installed by local Italian partner Aret, the package enables multiformat productions in SD, HD, UHD, SDR (Standard Dynamic Range) and HDR (High Dynamic Range).
Gearhouse Broadcast, is providing a range of solutions to UEFA for the European football finals. These include the Technical Operations Centres (TOCs), EVS live production infrastructure and all commentary services for the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Super Cup finals.
Based in the heart of Hollywood, Chainsaw is a post-production haven for nearly every type of project that comes out of the feature film and television industries. The company offers offline editorial, editorial finishing, and color grading services for studios and producers. Acclaimed dramas like Game of Thrones, reality series such as America’s Got Talent, award shows like The Oscars and movies such as The Boondock Saints have all relied on Chainsaw’s top-of-the-line post-production facilities. With the quickly changing and demanding media landscape inherent to the industry, Chainsaw’s legacy KVM system had reached its limitations, making it difficult to keep pace with the ever-growing demands of clients.
Thinklogical has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Belden. Thinklogical is a portfolio company of Riverside Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm. The transaction is expected to close in second quarter of 2017, subject to regulatory approvals and other closing conditions.
At NAB 2017 Snell Advanced Media (SAM) demonstrated the first applications of its next-generation control, configuration and monitoring solution, Orbit. A single interface that will eventually house all of SAM’s control and monitoring applications, Orbit has been designed to enable users to manage and view all of their control, configuration and monitoring functions via one autonomous system.
IHSE has announced the Draco ultra DP, the first 4K DisplayPort KVM extender with a 60Hz refresh rate in full color depth.
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