Verizon transitioning Volicon customers to SnapStream

Verizon Digital Media Services is transitioning customers of its Volicon Observer broadcast monitoring and compliance product to solutions from SnapStream following its decision to discontinue appliance-based solutions. Verizon Digital Media Services has named SnapStream as official transition partner for the transition. In January, Verizon Digital Media Services announced the end-of-sale of the appliance-based solutions in […]

Volicon to demo multiviewer for its Media Intelligence Platform

Media intelligence solutions firm Volicon will showcase a new multiviewer for its Observer Media Intelligence Platform at IBC this year. The multiviewer will use the Observer platform’s recording capability and multiview functionality. Users will be able to use the multiviewer to access live or recorded audio and video – as well as frame-accurate data – […]

TV5 Monde uses Volicon Observer TS

French international channel TV5 Monde is using Volicon’s Observer TS monitoring and logging system to deliver compliance logging as the channel migrates to an HD technical infrastructure.  The Observer system is delivering logging of 11 existing services. Observer TS enables continuous logging of MPEG transport streams, monitoring of programme Quality of Experience, and the export […]

Sportcast chooses Volicon

Italy’s Sportcast is using the Volicon Observer digital video logging and monitoring system to provide compliance monitoring for its new HD Super Tennis channel, originated by European broadcast services provider SBP. Supplied by systems integrator Allyn and installed at SBP facilities in Rome, the Observer system provides continuous monitoring and logging of Super Tennis channel […]

Uganda Commission chooses Volicon

Monitoring systems provider Volicon has been chosen by the Uganda Communications Commission to provide its Observer digital video monitoring and logging system to monitor 40 radio and 10 TV stations in Kampala. The Volicon systems were delivered and installed by systems integrator Visual Engineering Services. The Volicon Observer system captures, streams, and stores 90 days […]

Volicon updates Observer

Video monitoring specialist Volicon has released version 6.0 of its Observer Enterprise video content logging and monitoring system. The latest version is configured with new loudness-monitoring capabilities, closed-caption support and transport-stream monitoring and export. Volicon said it gives broadcasters, networks and cable operators the ability to handle MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 transport streams natively as high-resolution […]

Volicon launches loudness monitoring for cable

Technology company Volicon has launched the integrated real-time loudness monitoring capabilities of its Observer version 6.0 video monitoring and logging system to the cable market. The Observer Remote Program Monitor and MPEG Transport Stream systems offer loudness monitoring tools that help cable operators to maintain compliance with the Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation Act (CALM Act) […]