BT Media and Broadcast


M2A Media teams up with BT Media & Broadcast for cloud connectivity

Cloud-based live video specialist M2A Media has teamed up with BT Media & Broadcast to bring what it claims to be the world’s first orchestrated cloud connectivity to BT Tower in London, Europe’s leading content exchange.   In a proof-of-concept trial, which tapped M2A Media’s cloud IP transport product, M2A Connect, and BT Media & Broadcast’s […]

Colors launches in HD on Sky

India’s Viacom18 has partnered with BT Media and Broadcast to launch its Hindi general entertainment channel, Colors, in HD via Sky in the UK. BT is managing the uplink and downlink of the channel’s signal via its high capacity Global Media Network, with Sky customers able to access Colours in HD as of last week. […]

BT and Ericsson to demo live HEVC 4K broadcast

BT Media and Broadcast (BT M&B) and BT Sport are due to make their first live demo of a high efficiency video coding (HEVC) contribution link used in the delivery of 4K ultra-high definition TV at IBC. The single-slice HEVC link will be used to broadcast live rugby matches on BT Sport in 4K ultra […]

BT Media and Broadcast teams up with Nevion

Media services unit BT Media and Broadcast has teamed up with video transport specialist Nevion to provide joint media networks solutions to broadcasters worldwide. The agreement will see the companies integrate BT’s Global Media Network service with Nevion’s video compression and transport equipment to provide combined solutions to global broadcasters. “We are obviously delighted with […]