Broadcast – Television Engineering News

Independent Research Shows Mobile Streaming of World Cup Matches Could Double Compared to The Previous World Cup and 2 in 3 Footy Fans Would Ditch their Operator for Unlimited Football Video PlansREDWOOD CITY, California – June 12, 2018 – Independent research based on over 3,000 European subscribers on behalf of Openwave Mobility has found that 1 in 3 football fans (31%) will watch the 2018 Russia World Cup using mobile data. This is nearly double... Source: RealWire
Independent Research Shows Mobile Streaming of World Cup Matches Could Double Compared to The Previous World Cup and 2 in 3 Footy Fans Would Ditch their Operator for Unlimited Football Video PlansREDWOOD CITY, California – June 12, 2018 – Independent research based on over 3,000 European subscribers on behalf of Openwave Mobility has found that 1 in 3 football fans (31%) will watch the 2018 Russia World Cup using mobile data. This is nearly double... Source: RealWire
Posted: June 12, 2018, 9:25 am
Dutch media technology company bolsters its position in internet TV innovationAmsterdam, May 9th, 2018 - 24i Media, the leading internet TV app technology provider for the world’s top media companies, today announces the acquisition of Mautilus, the Czech TV app agency specializing in HbbTV and applications for multiple devices. The acquisition strengthens 24i’s technology framework with new products and features, and increases its production capacity with Mautilus’ highly-skilled engineers. The acquisition of Mautilus is the... Source: RealWire
Dutch media technology company bolsters its position in internet TV innovationAmsterdam, May 9th, 2018 - 24i Media, the leading internet TV app technology provider for the world’s top media companies, today announces the acquisition of Mautilus, the Czech TV app agency specializing in HbbTV and applications for multiple devices. The acquisition strengthens 24i’s technology framework with new products and features, and increases its production capacity with Mautilus’ highly-skilled engineers. The acquisition of Mautilus is the... Source: RealWire
Posted: May 9, 2018, 8:22 am
Interoute’s fibre optic network enables digital transformation for the VaticanLondon, UK, 26 April 2018 - Interoute, the global network and cloud company, today announced that its fibre network is supporting the launch of The Vatican Communications Secretariat’s new online portal www.vaticannews.va. The portal incorporates many different communication channels (radio, TV and publishing) into a single interface, supporting the Church's mission to address the current digital environment. The digital site allows users to easily search for... Source: RealWire
Interoute’s fibre optic network enables digital transformation for the VaticanLondon, UK, 26 April 2018 - Interoute, the global network and cloud company, today announced that its fibre network is supporting the launch of The Vatican Communications Secretariat’s new online portal www.vaticannews.va. The portal incorporates many different communication channels (radio, TV and publishing) into a single interface, supporting the Church's mission to address the current digital environment. The digital site allows users to easily search for... Source: RealWire
Posted: April 26, 2018, 9:44 am
Closed loop assurance technology assures and orchestrates dynamic, on-demand 5G network slices for the Tour de France experience of the futureLondon, UK – 19th April 2018 – MYCOM OSI, the leading independent provider of Assurance, Automation and Analytics solutions to the world’s largest Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced its participation in two TM Forum 5G Catalyst Proof of Concepts (PoCs) that use the world famous Tour de France cycle race to demonstrate the power... Source: RealWire
Closed loop assurance technology assures and orchestrates dynamic, on-demand 5G network slices for the Tour de France experience of the futureLondon, UK – 19th April 2018 – MYCOM OSI, the leading independent provider of Assurance, Automation and Analytics solutions to the world’s largest Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced its participation in two TM Forum 5G Catalyst Proof of Concepts (PoCs) that use the world famous Tour de France cycle race to demonstrate the power... Source: RealWire
Posted: April 19, 2018, 10:32 am
Official response and comment from the Dynamic Spectrum AllianceJohannesburg, South Africa, 11 April 2018: The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance (DSA) congratulates the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) for publishing its regulations on the use of Television White Space (TVWS). Marking a huge step forward for South Africa in enabling affordable broadband through dynamic spectrum access technologies, the achievement highlights the progress in the adoption of TVWS regulations around the world.TVWS technologies use unused or... Source: RealWire
Official response and comment from the Dynamic Spectrum AllianceJohannesburg, South Africa, 11 April 2018: The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance (DSA) congratulates the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) for publishing its regulations on the use of Television White Space (TVWS). Marking a huge step forward for South Africa in enabling affordable broadband through dynamic spectrum access technologies, the achievement highlights the progress in the adoption of TVWS regulations around the world.TVWS technologies use unused or... Source: RealWire
Posted: April 11, 2018, 9:00 am
10th April 2018, Cambridge, UK: Ekioh announced today that Exterity, a leading provider of IP video and digital signage technologies, has selected Ekioh's TV Browser to be built into its range of IPTV and digital signage solutions. Products are already being deployed in corporate offices, hospitals, hotels, casinos and airports through the world using the two companies' technologies.Ekioh's TV Browser is specifically designed for use on embedded silicon, providing extensive support for the latest W3C... Source: RealWire
10th April 2018, Cambridge, UK: Ekioh announced today that Exterity, a leading provider of IP video and digital signage technologies, has selected Ekioh's TV Browser to be built into its range of IPTV and digital signage solutions. Products are already being deployed in corporate offices, hospitals, hotels, casinos and airports through the world using the two companies' technologies.Ekioh's TV Browser is specifically designed for use on embedded silicon, providing extensive support for the latest W3C... Source: RealWire
Posted: April 10, 2018, 9:53 am
Fincons Group supports Mediaset’s Publitalia ’80 for launch of pioneering addressable advertising solution04 April 2018 – Fincons Group, a leading global IT business consulting firm, has been a key enabler behind the launch of Publitalia 80’s new advertising products ADD+Plus. Publitalia ’80 is now able to offer addressable advertising capabilities as well as a broad and engaging digital platform to advertisers by leveraging Smart TV capabilities and broadband-broadcast convergence across all Mediaset’s portfolio. Mediaset is... Source: RealWire
Fincons Group supports Mediaset’s Publitalia ’80 for launch of pioneering addressable advertising solution04 April 2018 – Fincons Group, a leading global IT business consulting firm, has been a key enabler behind the launch of Publitalia 80’s new advertising products ADD+Plus. Publitalia ’80 is now able to offer addressable advertising capabilities as well as a broad and engaging digital platform to advertisers by leveraging Smart TV capabilities and broadband-broadcast convergence across all Mediaset’s portfolio. Mediaset is... Source: RealWire
Posted: April 4, 2018, 10:13 am
New joint offering combines the analytic power of Paywizard Agile with the marketing execution capabilities of Diagnal’s Engage platformUtilises Paywizard’s Decision Moments framework with Diagnal Engage's ability to deliver real-time social media and digital marketing campaigns to target customers at the right time for the right business outcomesCombined proposition to debut at NAB Show 2018, where demos will be available on the Paywizard standLondon, 28 March 2018 – Paywizard, the pay-TV subscription, billing and customer... Source: RealWire
New joint offering combines the analytic power of Paywizard Agile with the marketing execution capabilities of Diagnal’s Engage platformUtilises Paywizard’s Decision Moments framework with Diagnal Engage's ability to deliver real-time social media and digital marketing campaigns to target customers at the right time for the right business outcomesCombined proposition to debut at NAB Show 2018, where demos will be available on the Paywizard standLondon, 28 March 2018 – Paywizard, the pay-TV subscription, billing and customer... Source: RealWire
Posted: March 28, 2018, 11:13 am
Transmission Reliability, Picture Quality, Operational Cost Savings, Remote Software Upgrades and Small Form Factor Cited as Reasons for Selection BARCELONA – March 28, 2018 - As part of the largest implementation of TVU Networks’ gear in Egypt, the Cairo-based Arab News Agency (ANA) purchased more than 55 new and upgraded IP video equipment such as TVU One mobile IP transmitters and TVU Transceivers for its newsgathering operations. ANA will use TVU Networks equipment exclusively for... Source: RealWire
Transmission Reliability, Picture Quality, Operational Cost Savings, Remote Software Upgrades and Small Form Factor Cited as Reasons for Selection BARCELONA – March 28, 2018 - As part of the largest implementation of TVU Networks’ gear in Egypt, the Cairo-based Arab News Agency (ANA) purchased more than 55 new and upgraded IP video equipment such as TVU One mobile IP transmitters and TVU Transceivers for its newsgathering operations. ANA will use TVU Networks equipment exclusively for... Source: RealWire
Posted: March 28, 2018, 7:00 am
Supercharging omni-channel TV through Interactivity, Programmatic Advertising, AI and Blockchain26 March 2018 – Fincons Group, a leading global IT business consulting firm, will be exhibiting at NAB 2018 to showcase its successful deployment of innovative projects within the OTT space.With over 35 years providing broadcasters with outstanding solutions to leverage content to increase revenue and improve service to end-users, Fincons Group is delighted to showcase its successfully deployed innovation to the US market. With offices... Source: RealWire
Supercharging omni-channel TV through Interactivity, Programmatic Advertising, AI and Blockchain26 March 2018 – Fincons Group, a leading global IT business consulting firm, will be exhibiting at NAB 2018 to showcase its successful deployment of innovative projects within the OTT space.With over 35 years providing broadcasters with outstanding solutions to leverage content to increase revenue and improve service to end-users, Fincons Group is delighted to showcase its successfully deployed innovation to the US market. With offices... Source: RealWire
Posted: March 26, 2018, 12:18 pm
85% of consumers expect pay-TV providers to be able to consistently provide a positive customer experience, a new Paywizard survey reveals Close to third have actually experienced a negative interaction or issue with a provider More than a quarter of consumers have cancelled a pay-TV service due to poor customer experience in the last 12 monthsLondon, 23 March 2018 – The vast majority of consumers want pay-TV operators to demonstrate they understand their needs and... Source: RealWire
85% of consumers expect pay-TV providers to be able to consistently provide a positive customer experience, a new Paywizard survey reveals Close to third have actually experienced a negative interaction or issue with a provider More than a quarter of consumers have cancelled a pay-TV service due to poor customer experience in the last 12 monthsLondon, 23 March 2018 – The vast majority of consumers want pay-TV operators to demonstrate they understand their needs and... Source: RealWire
Posted: March 23, 2018, 8:30 am
Magnet, one of the UK’s largest specialist kitchen retailers, believes that the kitchen is the heart of the home, and this is reflected in their latest television advertising campaign. The new campaign called for an emotional narrative that would portray the kitchen as part of the family-the place where so many treasured moments take place.Working closely with Magnet’s advertising agency, Cheetham Bell JWT, Production Company Nice Shirts, and Director Liz Murphy, dock10 was supplied with... Source: RealWire
Magnet, one of the UK’s largest specialist kitchen retailers, believes that the kitchen is the heart of the home, and this is reflected in their latest television advertising campaign. The new campaign called for an emotional narrative that would portray the kitchen as part of the family-the place where so many treasured moments take place.Working closely with Magnet’s advertising agency, Cheetham Bell JWT, Production Company Nice Shirts, and Director Liz Murphy, dock10 was supplied with... Source: RealWire
Posted: January 24, 2018, 3:26 pm
Lichtenau / Baden, Germany, 21st December 2017 – Digita, a pioneer in wireless and digital solutions, and LS telcom, a worldwide leader in spectrum management and radio network planning solutions, have agreed to expand their cooperation on network planning tools. Digita already employs LS telcom’s software planning tool suite CHIRplus for the planning of their radio and TV networks and microwave links, and the cooperation now expands to the planning of Internet of things (IoT)... Source: RealWire
Lichtenau / Baden, Germany, 21st December 2017 – Digita, a pioneer in wireless and digital solutions, and LS telcom, a worldwide leader in spectrum management and radio network planning solutions, have agreed to expand their cooperation on network planning tools. Digita already employs LS telcom’s software planning tool suite CHIRplus for the planning of their radio and TV networks and microwave links, and the cooperation now expands to the planning of Internet of things (IoT)... Source: RealWire
Posted: December 21, 2017, 2:22 pm
The new company’s innovative automated technology and global reach will accelerate the path to programmatic TVLondon, 21st December 2017: Global video advertising distribution business Group IMD and video management platform Honeycomb have today announced their merger. The new business will provide customers across more than 100 countries with revolutionary technology that will accelerate access to addressable and programmatic video advertising across TV, online and Video on Demand (VoD).Together, Group IMD and Honeycomb will enable the... Source: RealWire
The new company’s innovative automated technology and global reach will accelerate the path to programmatic TVLondon, 21st December 2017: Global video advertising distribution business Group IMD and video management platform Honeycomb have today announced their merger. The new business will provide customers across more than 100 countries with revolutionary technology that will accelerate access to addressable and programmatic video advertising across TV, online and Video on Demand (VoD).Together, Group IMD and Honeycomb will enable the... Source: RealWire
Posted: December 21, 2017, 1:00 pm
BBC Creative has chosen dock10 to support the creation of promotional content for the BBC at MediaCityUK. Working closely with the BBC team, dock10’s post production specialists will provide the high-end finishing, including audio, colouring and VFX elements, utilising their extensive facilities and media services. In addition, dock10 will install a number of fully managed edit stations in BBC Creative’s North HQ that will enable content to be accessed and edited across multiple locations. Mandy... Source: RealWire
BBC Creative has chosen dock10 to support the creation of promotional content for the BBC at MediaCityUK. Working closely with the BBC team, dock10’s post production specialists will provide the high-end finishing, including audio, colouring and VFX elements, utilising their extensive facilities and media services. In addition, dock10 will install a number of fully managed edit stations in BBC Creative’s North HQ that will enable content to be accessed and edited across multiple locations. Mandy... Source: RealWire
Posted: November 22, 2017, 12:20 pm