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Jünger Audio and Audinate combine forces

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionJünger Audio and Audinate combine forces – Jünger Audio has announced a partnership with Audinate that will allow the company to incorporate Audinate’s Dante digital media networking solution into its award-winning range of audio…See on www.screenafrica.com

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KTBS 3 Triples Live News Coverage With Dejero LIVE+ Platform

Dejero LIVE+ 20/20 Transmitters Enable Fast, Comprehensive, and High-Quality Mobile Newsgathering; LIVE+ Mobile App Soon to be Deployed to News Staff KITCHENER, Ontario — Jan. 8, 2014 — Dejero, award-winning creator of the industry’s most powerful and versatile platform of cellular newsgathering products, today announced that KTBS Channel 3 in Shreveport, Louisiana, has expanded its live electronic newsgathering (ENG) capabilities with Dejero LIVE+ 20/20 Transmitters. In addition, KTBS will soon deploy the Dejero LIVE+ Mobile App to members of the news staff, enabling them to capture and transmit live video using their Apple iPhone 5 smartphones. A regional television station ...

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Thailand’s BBTV Channel 7 Deploys Pilat Media’s IBMS for Centralized, Integrated Broadcast Business Management

LONDON — Jan. 8, 2014 — Thailand’s leading free-to-air broadcaster, BBTV Channel 7, has deployed Pilat Media’s IBMS (Integrated Business Management System) to manage all content, rights, and media traffic across its entire broadcast operations. In addition to supporting Channel 7’s current broadcasts, IBMS provides a scalable foundation for the broadcaster to extend its operation to include new multichannel and multiplatform services into the future. “Following the evaluation of several business management solutions, we concluded that Pilat Media’s IBMS offered by far the richest functionality and integration,” said Palakorn Somsuwan, managing director of BBTV Channel 7. “By automating and integrating ...

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London Post House Enhances Workflow with Quantel Pablo Rio …

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionLeading London picture post house, The Look, has purchased a Quantel Pablo Rio high-quality color correction and finishing system to enhance its postproduction workflow. The Pablo Rio will operate alongside The Look’s …See on sportsvideo.org

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Anton/Bauer, Litepanels and Sachtler supply newsgathering equipment to Al Jazeera Network

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionAnton/Bauer, Litepanels and Sachtler supply newsgathering equipment to the Al Jazeera Network.See on www.zawya.com

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SCRI Report on Chinese Broadcast Pro Video Marketplace

SCRI International Inc., in partnership with IMAS Publishing China, conducted a comprehensive survey of broadcast and production facilities in China in late 2013. The results of the survey are available in the China Broadcast Pro Video Report. Here are some of the results. Technology Trends – File-Based Workflows About one in three facilities are already using file-based workflows (30.3%), with another 20% expecting to do so by the end of 2014. About three in ten facilities are unsure when they might switch to file-based workflows. How does this compare with the US and Rest of World? In a recent survey ...

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iPad Winner Plus Copy of Survey Results

Congrats to Donald Beyers, winner of the Grand Prize of the brand new Apple iPad mini 16GB with Wi-Fi (Space Gray) for being selected as the lucky winner from respondents to our Broadcast Pro Video Survey. Respondents to the SCRI Broadcast Pro Video survey are eligible to receive a complimentary copy of the special End User Report with a summary of key survey results. This offer is available only to survey respondents from broadcast and/or pro / digital video facilities (not manufacturers, dealers, reps. etc.). To obtain a copy of the report, send an email from the same email address you ...

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Teradek’s Bolt Pro 2000 SDI wireless transmitter gets long range test

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionTeradek announced their Bolt Pro 2000 SDI wireless transmitter/receiver earlier this year, claiming an greatly increased range over the existing Bolt. Range is claimed at 2000ft in open space and to prove their point Teradek …See on www.newsshooter.com

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Storage in 2014

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionZDNet Storage in 2014: An overview such as deduplication (storing only one copy of a file and replacing duplicates with pointers), thin provisioning (maximising storage utilisation by creating logical units from a common pool) and…See on www.zdnet.com

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Jerry Gepner - Tekserve

Jerry Gepner named CEO of @Tekserve

Today, a New York City-based technology solutions provider and Apple reseller, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jerry Gepner to CEO, effective immediately. In his new role, Gepner will oversee all business operations for Tekserve and will create and implement growth strategies for the company. With more than 20 years of executive management experience in technology services, Gepner has utilized his deep understanding of technology to lead several companies through periods of superior growth by developing customer-oriented sales and solutions strategies. Gepner has most recently served as Divisional CEO for the Services Division at the Vitec Group, where he ...

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Wohler Names Graham Taylor EMEA Sales Director for Company’s Monitoring Product Line

SAN FRANCISCO — Jan. 6, 2014 — Wohler Technologies today announced the appointment of Graham Taylor as EMEA sales director for the company’s monitoring product line. In this position, Taylor will be responsible for driving, managing, and expanding the company’s direct sales to customers across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. “Over a career spanning nearly two decades, Graham has worked with an amazing array of test and measurement equipment both as a system designer and sales manager,” said John Terrey, vice president, sales at Wohler. “While he has a very strong technical background and is a ‘go to’ guy ...

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Editing Company Friendshop! Launches in New York

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionEditing Company Friendshop! Launches in New York – Former Go Robot! editors Tim Wilson and Ben Suenaga join former Ogilvy executive producer Melissa Mapes in new boutique venture.See on www.postproductionbuyersguide.com

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Harmonic Inc : Harmonic Powers Industry Leading 4K Ultra HD Demonstrations …

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionHarmonic Inc : Harmonic Powers Industry Leading 4K Ultra HD Demonstrations …See on www.4-traders.com

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A Broadcaster’s Guide To Washington Issues

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionA Broadcaster’s Guide To Washington Issues – While the Second Circuit Court in New York has denied broadcasters’ efforts to stop Aereo’s service, district courts in California and Washington, D.C., have taken the opposite approach and…See on www.tvnewscheck.com

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NBC Olympics’ Production of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi to Utilize Five Artemis Consoles Provided by Calrec Audio

Calrec Artemis consoles to enable NBC Olympics to broadcast complex audio mixes during its coverage of 2014 Sochi Winter Games NEW YORK — Jan. 7, 2014 — Calrec Audio has been selected to provide five Artemis Consoles to NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, during its production of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, from Feb. 6-23. The announcement was made today by David Mazza, senior vice president, engineering, NBC Olympics, and Henry Goodman, head of sales and marketing, Calrec Audio. NBC Olympics has purchased two 64-fader Artemis Shine consoles and augmented its arsenal by ...

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Dolby Laboratories Names Bob Borchers as Chief Marketing Officer

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionDolby Laboratories Names Bob Borchers as Chief Marketing Officer – “Dolby is a company with a long and rich history in audio innovation—especially for those of us who remember the magic of the Dolby button and how it…See on www.businesswire.com

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FCPWORKS Announces Special Los Angeles Event Showcasing Apple’s Final …

See on Scoop.it – Broadcast Beat Magazine, Daily EditionFCPWORKS Announces Special Los Angeles Event Showcasing Apple’s Final …See on www.prweb.com

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Broadcast Networks Delivers Key Infrastructure Projects Across Europe

Alton, UK. January 7th 2014: Systems integration specialist Broadcast Networks completed a number of diverse broadcast system projects during 2013 for international organizations such as Chellomedia, News UK the Dutch Parliament. The projects showcase Broadcast Networks’ SI expertise in fixed and mobile solutions including live production and studio systems, transmission and content distribution systems, Outside Broadcast and Satellite News Gathering vehicles and command and control facilities. “2013 was a successful year Broadcast Networks with both new and repeat business,” says Managing Director Tom Haye. “As we start 2014, our new partnership with IEC gives us the investment we need to ...

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