Net Insight

Net Insight to provide network for Austrian Bundesliga coverage

Austria’s MTI Teleport has tapped Swedish technology outfit Net Insight to build a media network for Sky Austria’s Austrian Bundesliga coverage based on its new terabit capacity router Nimbra 1060. The new media network connects 12 football stadiums throughout Austria with Sky Austria’s premises and MTI Teleport’s network operation centre, for the Austrian Football Bundesliga. […]

Net Insight names interim CEO

Technology outfit Net Insight has named Henrik Sund as its interim CEO following the departure of Fredrik Tumegård. The company’s board has named Sund as interim CEO to ensure a smooth transition. Sund, who has held executive positions in several companies, including Telia, Tieto, Semcon and Nokia, will take up his new role on June […]

NBC Olympics taps Ericsson and Net Insight for PyeongChang games

NBC Olympics, part of the NBC Sports Group, has tapped Ericsson to provide video contribution solutions for its production of the Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. Ericsson will provide a range of its encoding and satellite receiver technologies to support NBC Olympics video distribution. Ericsson will assist with the equipment and system set […]

Net Insight nominates new chairman of the board

Media transport company Net Insight has named former Ericsson executive Gunilla Fransson as its preferred successor for outgoing chairman of the board Lars Berg. Berg, who has been chairman for the past 17 years and a Net Insight board member for 18 years, is due to step down at the company’s next annual general meeting […]

Net Insight CFO to leave

Thomas Bergström, the chief financial officer of Sweden-based broadcast transmission and OTT technology company is leaving the company at his own request. Bergström, who joined the company in 2009, will remain in his post until the first quarter of next year, Net Insight said. Under his watch, Net Insight’s sales grew from SEK233 million to […]

Net Insight teams up with Ericsson

Media transport and scheduling specialist Net Insight has struck a strategic partnership with Ericsson to offer broadcasters a range of video processing solutions based on Net Insight and Ericsson media contribution products and services.  Under the terms of the partnership, Net Insight will offer H.264 and HEVC capabilities to its Nimbra portfolio. The partnership will combine the Nimbra family […]

BBC Sport taps Net Insight for scheduling

BBC Sport has tapped Net Insight to provide its ScheduALL linear and non-linear programming schedule platform for BBC Sport. The BBC has turned to the technology provider to replace its current system, with a solution that could capture and manage various data used for program planning management, providing functionality including web-based visualistion of schedules. “Supplying […]

France Télévisions taps Net Insight for DOM-TOM distribution

France Télévisions Réseau Outre-Mer, the network of TV and radio stations operating in France’s overseas territories, has tapped technology provider Net Insight to provide technology for its new media contribution and distribution network. Net Insight will provide its Nimbra VA 220 internet media transport technology to support the transport of media between France Télévisions’ production facility outside […]

Net Insight names global sales chief

TV technology provider Net Insight has named Alan Ryan as vice president of global sales. Ryan, who will join Net Insight at the latest on January 15, 2016, has more than 25 years of experience within the Telecoms and IT industry, including experience of international sales management focused on partnerships, alliances and channel management. Previous […]

Tata Communications delivers Formula 1 live OTT proof of concept

Indian service provider Tata Communications has completed a proof of concept of live OTT streaming enabled by Net Insight’s platform with Formula One Management. Tata’s live OTT platform delivered a live feed from the Singapore Grand Prix to Formula One Management’s Technical HQ in Biggin Hill, UK, with no time lag between the live broadcast […]