Managing the compromise between continuity of service and cost
Disaster recovery systems are a necessary expense for most broadcasters, writes coralbay.TV's Peter Hajittofi, but using a cloud-native playout product makes it possible to...
‘We want to be the leading managed services company in Europe’: Red Bee Media’s new CEO discusses the company’s plans
James Arnold talks to TVBEurope about his new role, plans for the company, and why broadcasters need to evaluate their needs as they move...
Capturing the beautiful game’s global showcase with…Red Bee Media
Red Bee Media's COO Dara Urquhart tells TVBEurope how it's delivering playout and transmission, as well as providing live subtitles across matchday broadcasts, during...
Disaster recovery seems out of reach? Look to the cloud
Planetcast International's COO Sanjay Duda explains how the flexibility and scalability of cloud-based playout not only helps enable cost-effective DR and the launch of...
‘There’s a lot more acceptance of the cloud and a lot less fear’
Globecast's Ian Redgewell explains how the power of the cloud is leading to a true operational paradigm shift as well as opening up new...
NEP Norway selects Mediaproxy for compliance monitoring
Mediaproxy's LogServer platform is being used for both compliance monitoring as well as checking problems on already-broadcast programmes
‘To put it simply, it works’: Globecast CEO Philippe Bernard on remote workflows, cloud, and living in a hybrid world
TVBEurope sits down with Globecast chairman and CEO Philippe Bernard to discuss the move to cloud, transforming playout, and how the company has moved...
FIA World Championships deploy Comcast Technology Solutions for ingest, transcoding and playout
The Cloud Video Platform will be used to provide a video management platform for centralised ingest, transcoding and processing of live and on-demand video
Imagine Communications launches Essential channel origination option for cloud playout
Solution is part of the company's Aviator platform
Globecast to supply fully managed services for beIN Asia Pacific
The deal will see Globecast provide a number of services for the sports provider in the region, including cloud and on-premise playout, and hosting...
Grass Valley announces major updates for AMPP, including AWS collaboration and free playout
Grass Valley has also agreed a deal with Epic Games to bring Unreal Engine to GV AMPP, which can be used to build virtual...
Channel 4 automates content supply chain with Prime Focus Technologies
The solution has onboarded Channel 4’s content suppliers, migrated petabytes of its archive, and has qualified its delivery BOTS supplying content All4
Grass Valley’s AMPP integrates NDI’s full capabilities
"Full support for NDI in AMPP allows us to support full broadcast, supporting live, routing, multiviewers, replay, ingest, asset management, editing, playout and much...
Pebble achieves AWS certification for its virtualised playout solution
"By working with the AWS community, we will greatly enhance our ability to develop and customise cloud solutions for broadcaster," said Pebble's head of...
Broadcast tech and media service provider Planetcast goes international
Planetcast International aims to bring the company's cloud-based playout, media asset management (MAM) and disaster recovery services to a broader market
Cinegy provides backbone for Telstra’s playout service
Telstra is adding new playout capabilities to its existing global fibre and satellite networks, which will run on Cinegy's software models
TVU Networks launches infrastructure-free, 24/7 channel solution
TVU Channel infrastructure-free solution provides a cloud-based set up for easily launching live or VOD 24/7 commercial channels with SCTE ad insertion support and...
Evertz launches new advanced streaming and playout SaaS service
Evertz.io-Stream is a "next level service is delivered completely from the public cloud using the evertz.io platform"
Grass Valley signs $25m deal with Qvest as it unveils new corporate identity
Under the strapline ‘We Love Live’, Grass Valley says it is positioning for the future of live media and entertainment, while announcing a $25m...
Channel 4 still suffering issues following Red Bee Media fire
Some viewers were unable to watch e4 last night as the channel went off air
Fire alarm at Red Bee’s Broadcast Centre takes channels off air
According to reports, a "sonic wave" shut down Red Bee's server room
Pebble reconfigures remote monitoring and control tool
Tool features fully configurable web-based dashboards, providing an overview of any upcoming issues across the entire system
Playbox Technology updates AirBox playout and streaming software
New version is developed as a virtualised software application which can be run on dedicated hardware as a channel in a box, or in...
Iceland’s N4 moves to HD playout with PlayBox Technology
PlayBox's system covers the complete range of playout requirements, from content ingest through asset management to schedule and playlist development and frame-accurate delivery
Red Bee prepares playout facilities for IP with help from Rohde & Schwarz
Red Bee selected the company's SDM (Scalable Distributed Multiviewer) and MCC (Multiviewer Control Centre) options
Russia’s Channel One transitions to IP with Evertz
Broadcast channel migrates to IP with Evertz EXE Core IP Router and Mediator Playout system
NENT selects Primestream to automate content production workflows
According to Primestream, the combination of Workflow Server and Xchange, meant that NENT is ready for a UHD and IP-based future
Red Bee selects Net Insight for IP backbone, NEP facilitates remote production in Belgium, and more
TVBEurope rounds up the latest products and services news from Red Bee, Net Insight, NEP, Amazon Web Services and the SRT Alliance
SES selects coralbay.TV to automate playout in the cloud
Company also intends to use coralPLAY solution to provide graphics insertion including dynamic now/next/later and lower thirds