Sony Nevion and TAG Video announce plan to merge flagship products

Sony Nevion, a provider of virtualised media production solutions, and TAG Video Systems, which specialises in realtime media performance and software-based deep monitoring of linear video workflows, have unveiled a partnership “to simplify the deployment of IP-based broadcast production solutions”. The alliance involves an integration of the companies’ flagship products, as well as the development […]

Sony announces purchase of Nevion

Sony has announced the purchase of Norwegian communications equipment company Nevion. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. The company said that the acquisition of the virtualised media production solutions provider would “further enhance its portfolio, providing end-to-end IP and cloud-based production solutions for broadcasting and other applications.” Sony has been a minority shareholder […]

5G expected to replace traditional broadcast distribution

The vast majority of broadcasters believe that 5G will replace traditional broadcast distribution as the preferred way to access TV content. According to a new study from Norwegian communications equipment company Nevion, 82% of broadcasters see 5G as the future of broadcast distribution, with 37% expecting the change to begin happening within the next two […]

Russian state broadcasting network taps Nevion for digital transition

The Russian Television and Radio Broadcasting Network (RTRN) has tapped technology outfit Nevio to provide equipment to support its digital switchover transition. RTRN has deployed Nevion’s T2-bridge and TS monitoring equipment to support its move from analogue to digital TV. RTRN’s DTT network covers 85 regions, across five time-zones and has around 5,000 transmission sites. […]

Synterra Media taps Nevion for World Cup

Virtualised media production specialist Nevion has been chosen by Russian provider of telecom services for media production Synterra Media as part of its live broadcast and contribution set-up for the FIFA World Cup tournaments. Nevion’s equipment and software is being used to deliver all broadcast signals from the 2018 World Cup International Broadcast Center (IBC) […]

Media Broadcast taps Nevion for DVB-T2 migration

German transmission services provider Media Broadcast has tapped media production specialist Nevion to deliver technology for its new ARD-Disnet broadcast distribution network. ARD-Disnet is designed to handle DVB-T, DVB-T2, HD, FM and DAB+ broadcasts as well as generic data transport. Media Broadcast was commissioned by ARD-affiliated German public broadcasters Hessischer Rundfunk, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk, Norddeutscher Rundfunk, […]

Digita taps Nevion for digital-terrestrial move to IP transport

Finnish digital-terrestrial network operator Digita has chosen technology provider Nevio to supply equipment and software to provide transport of signals from its headend to its transmission sites. The contract is part of Digita’s move to migrate its DVB transport infrastructure from legacy technology to IP. Nevion will provide its Virtuoso CP4400 DTT processors at Digita’s […]

Broadcasters to ‘complete move to IP’ by 2025

More than a third of broadcasters are already using the web in live production, with the industry due to “complete the move to IP” by 2025, according to new research. The study, carried out by Futuresource Consulting on behalf of media transport specialist Nevion, predicts that broadcasters will be using IP for live production in the […]

Nevion to introduce new media gateway

Media transport specialist Nevion will launch its NX4600 H.264/AVC Media Gateway at IBC. Designed primarily for contribution networks, the NX4600 will offer H.264/MPEG-4 AVC encoding and decoding and is the latest addition to Nevion’s range of media gateways. The NX4600 is designed to bring together Nevion’s experience in real-time delivery of professional-quality and secure video-and-audio-over-IP […]

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 […]