At the 2018 NAB Show, The Switch, a global video solutions service provider, announced the launch of The Switch Access, an extension of its global fiber and satellite network. The feature allows customers easy access to The Switch’s extensive network of customers, connected venues, studios and production facilities, utilizing a broadband internet connection, from anywhere in the world.
The World Teleport Association (WTA) has released Teleport Opportunities 2018, a new research report surveying teleport executives on market opportunities and obstacles to growth, investment, hiring and technology plans.
At the CABSAT 2018 show, Broadcast Solutions GmbH will be exhibiting new products that focus on wireless communication, in addition to its latest solutions for mobile productions, studio-/playout-facilities and SNG technology.
Broadcast Solutions GmbH, a full service production and systems integration company in Bingen, Germany, has acquired the assets of veteran systems integrator Media Online GmbH, a former German competitor and sometime collaborator, for an undisclosed amount of money. Both companies serve the German and European Broadcast and production industry with the latest technology, engineering support and training.
Sony has announced a new Media Solutions business unit that aggregates multiple existing software-centric businesses to support customers wanting to deploy next-generation media production and playout facilities to create and deliver content across multiple consumer platforms.
Facing an ever-increasing demand for content to support both broadcast and online programming, the video production staff of the NFL New York Giants football team turned to systems integrator KMH Integration to design and install a completely unified file workflow, from ingest to post production to playout.