ProSiebenSat.1 calls in EVS to help kit out its new studio operation

German media group ProSiebenSat.1 has acquired a suite of EVS tech solutions to equip its new broadcasting and production studios, which open in mid-2023. The EVS-driven setup will allow ProSiebenSat.1’s production and editorial teams to benefit from flexible and new collaborative workflows for creating fast-turnaround content for the broadcaster’s live sports and entertainment formats. Key […]

EVS joins TICO Alliance

Live video production technology specialist EVS has joined the TICO Alliance, which is working to establish a new visually lossless (up to 4:1) video compression standard that enables 4K/UHD transport over existing SDI infrastructures as well as 10 GigE IP production and contribution networks. EVS said that its move to join the consortium is in […]

EE and BBC trial 4G broadcast at FA Cup Final

UK mobile operator EE carried out a successful live 4G broadcast trial during the FA Cup final at Wembley over the weekend.  EE connected multiple tablets to three BBC-supplied broadcast streams of live footage over its 4G mobile network in what it described as a demonstration of “the future of television on-the-go.” Viewers were able […]

EVS Selects Brightcove Zencoder to power second-screen content

EVS, a provider of live video production systems, has partnered with cloud content services firm Brightcove to power transcoding for its C-Cast solution C-Cast is a suite of tools that allow broadcasters to deliver complementary content to viewers on second screen devices during live events. By using Brightcove’s Zencoder cloud-based encoding service to power C-Cast […]

BSkyB in ultra-HD test broadcast of Premier League match

UK pay TV operator BSkyB has conducted a test broadcast in Ultra HD at its West London facility. The broadcaster filmed Saturday’s football match between West Ham and Stoke City and transmitted the whole match live over satellite through its studio facility. The match coverage was directed live, produced and edited by Sky’s in-house production […]