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AETA Introduces Dual Mobile Connectivity  

        AETA Introduces Dual Mobile Connectivity   Enhances double streaming capabilities; adds bonding functionalities to ScoopTeam and Scoopy+S     Press Release LE PLESSIS ROBINSON, France — October 19, 2020 AETA Audio Systems now offers embedded dual mobile network connectivity for its ScoopTeam and Scoopy+S codecs. Available as an option for both…

Xpresso Communications Awarded Best International Content Creation Specialists

Xpresso Communications Awarded Best International Content Creation Specialists   Content strategies avoiding entropy in communications   Leiden, The Netherlands _ 16 October 2020   Xpresso Communications – an international marketing communications and PR company headquartered in Leiden, The Netherlands – is proud to announce that it has been awarded the title of ‘Best International Content…

 RCH: Systems thinking for the service industry

Systems thinking for the service industry Cash desks with connectivity for smart performance  Blog What is a product? When you buy a product, what are you really buying? Take for instance, a mobile phone. Are you buying a small plastic and glass rectangle with a number of circuits inside? Or are you buying connectivity, convenience,…

WebClip2Go: Innovative Thinking in Education

WebClip2Go: Innovative Thinking in Education Providing educational value in a time of rising tuition fees and social distancing Blog An age old debate As term begins for universities across Europe, an old debate has now taken on a new dimension. The issue of rising tuition costs has, for many years, raged on – with strong…

It’s time to talk about IBC2020

      It’s time to talk about IBC2020 Technology will save us all! Won’t it?   Blog When you come from a technological mindset, it’s easy to approach every problem with a technological solution. And no wonder – technology has changed the way society functions so fundamentally in the past two decades that it…

Our Virtual Experience with IBC2020 Through Video Content

  Our Virtual Experience with IBC2020 Through Video Content The psychology of a deadline  BLOG The times they are a’ changin’ Have you noticed that something seems a little… off this year? A little different? Maybe it’s just us… It’s easy to joke about the changes that this year has brought, but the reality is…

  SDNsquare’s GRID Adds IP modularity to the CTV OB Golf Truck

      SDNsquare’s GRID Adds IP modularity to the CTV OB Golf Truck The SMPTE 2110-based OB12 Truck Suite planned for the European Golf Tour    Press Release   Gent, Belgium _  30  September 2020   Belgian media networking and storage company SDNsquare has collaborated with UK-based  CTV Outside Broadcasts (CTV OB), one of…

Bridge Technologies Wins 2020 TV Technology Best of Show Award

  Bridge Technologies Wins 2020 TV Technology Best of Show Award PoE+ for accessible and meaningful visual IP network analytics    PRESS RELEASE   OSLO, Norway — 28 September 2020 — Bridge Technologies today announced that ii has received the TV Technology ‘Best of Show’ award for the company’s new PoE+ (Power over Ethernet) Tabletop…

NOA to Participate in FIAT/IFTA 2020 Virtual Seminar

        NOA to Participate in FIAT/IFTA 2020 Virtual Seminar Will detail how in-house industrial digitization supports long-term archiving strategies    PRESS RELEASE Vienna, Austria—  23rd September 2020—   AV digitizing and archiving specialist NOA GmbH has confirmed its participation in the FIAT/IFTA Regional Seminar 2020, which will take place virtually Sept. 29–30.…

Bridge Technologies to Support Australian Nine’s Greenfield IP Site

Bridge Technologies to Support Australian Nine’s Greenfield IP Site   The VB440 will enable production teams to continuously survey all layers of media transportation   Press Release OSLO, Norway —  15 September 2020 —   Bridge Technologies, through Australian business partner Techtel, have now completed their integration of the VB440 IP Probe for Nine Network,…

Bridge Technologies Shows Mosaic and Multiviewer Created Within Its Widglets API

        Bridge Technologies Shows Mosaic and Multiviewer Created Within Its Widglets API   The distinction between studio and real-time remote production becomes blurred     Press Release OSLO, Norway — 16 September 2020 —   In time for the virtual IBC2020 this year, Bridge Technologies announces the mosaic and multiviewer capability of its…

In the Service of Good Service

In the Service of Good Service Awarded for our Revolutionary Approach  Blog More than a box of tricks If you’ve been keeping up with our blogs or had the benefit of a product demonstration – or indeed if you’ve simply spent five minutes browsing our website – it is probably already readily apparent to you…

Bridge Technologies Announces VB330 v6 with Dramatic Increase of Monitoring Capacity

    Bridge Technologies Announces VB330 v6 with Dramatic Increase of Monitoring Capacity   It supports a tenfold increase of monitoring OTT traffic, TS IPTV ETR290 and adds optional content analytics on all streams    Press Release   OSLO, Norway — 14 September 2020 — Bridge Technologies today announced the most substantial update of its…

Dream Chip Speeds Ahead with its Super Slow Motion ATOM one SSM500 Camera

  Dream Chip Speeds Ahead with its Super Slow Motion ATOM one SSM500 Camera   Incredible HD images at 500fps in a compact, lightweight camera bring sports audiences closer to the action    Press Release Garbsen, Germany— 8 September 2020 — Building upon their existing range of incredibly powerful mini cameras, Dream Chip has now…

RedTech Tribe: Starting Something New to Go Upstream

RedTech Tribe: Starting Something New to Go Upstream How we grow through creativity and collaboration   Time to remember what matters, and try something new When you are open to opportunities they come at unexpected times. Across the globe, people have found new ways of working in their existing jobs, have found the space to…

Simplifying IP Monitoring

Simplifying IP Monitoring Article by Tony Orme, Editor at The Broadcast Bridge As IP, COTs and IT systems advance through broadcast infrastructures, monitoring continues to play a critical role in the efficient and reliable running of a facility. Combining traditional video and audio monitoring with network and system analysis soon increases in complexity, so what…

Remote production? It’s time for Remote Workflows

Remote production? It’s time for Remote Workflows Join VSN and get joined up Blog The term ‘remote production’ has been on everybody’s lips for some time, and perhaps never more so than now. But at VSN, we’d argue that remote production is really only a small part of the picture, a little piece of the…

Why Investing in a Long-term AV Archiving Strategy

Why Investing  in a Long-term AV Archiving Strategy  Insight on how to retrieve luggage and media files thanks to the benefits of a systematic process. Blog As I laid out in my previous blog post, there are two approaches to managing the digitization of audiovisual archives: the first one is production based, following individual short-term…

Switching from Webinars to Production

Switching from Webinars to Production THE BRIDGE SHOW: what engages us and you in terms of creative content Blog Webinars. How many invites to webinars do you have sitting in your inbox right now? Webinars were on the rise anyway – a logical progression, with the business world starting to echo the content consumption trends…

IP: no “one size fits all”

IP: no “one size fits all” Blog  The move towards IP was already clearly apparent in the broadcast world when the pandemic hit. Now, it is accelerating rapidly – not least because of how it uniquely enables remote production, which has swiftly become the default approach to, for example, the broadcasting of live sports. For…

RCH Group Cements its International Reach

RCH Group Cements its International Reach New German Headquarters for international strategy and market-specific TSE compliance    Press Release Treviso, ITALY — 29 July, 2020 —   RCH Group SpA, leading provider of retail and restaurant POS solutions, announces the launch of RCH Germany based in Saarbrucken, Saarland Lander. Expanding upon the existing presence of…

Monitoring the Current OTT/Broadcast Paradigm

  Monitoring the Current OTT/Broadcast Paradigm The fun of clichés, millennials and consumption habits…   Blog by Bridge Technologies If there’s one thing the internet is good for, it’s allowing people to make sweeping generalisations about the way things are. And were. People tend to get very tribal on the internet. ‘Them millennials…’ you see…

WebClip2Go Introduces Stream Deck for Live Switching

WebClip2Go Introduces Stream Deck for Live Switching   makes the innovative system more ideal for live stream and interview-based productions    Press Release Veenendaal, The Netherlands _ 20 July 2020   WebClip2Go – a division of Burst Video – have today announced the introduction of Stream Deck that adds live-switching to their already unique video…

Handling a Complex NOA-AVID Integration Project in a Pandemic

Handling a Complex NOA-AVID Integration Project in a Pandemic The COVID-19 health crisis has forced us to question our approach to daily operations, and that’s a good thing Blog by Jean-Christophe, managing partner NOA Archive   A few months ago we announced an interesting project we were embarking upon with Sharjah Broadcasting Authority. The organization…

NOA Helps HRT Maintain Programs During Crisis

NOA Helps HRT Maintain Programs During Crisis Archiving specialist streamlined Croatian radio broadcaster’s efforts in setting up its 40 producers to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic Press Release Vienna, Austria — 29 June 2020 In March the COVID-19 pandemic swept over Europe and the world, causing most nations to go into lockdown. This…

How the Bridge Awards 2020 Celebrated Technology Success

How the Bridge Awards 2020 Celebrated Technology Success Was this all just a weird champagne dream that involved a Steinway, a crazy Norwegian in a pink suit, and two Australians dressed as Koalas and drinking Fosters? Blog Thinking about what’s important The OED adds new words to the dictionary every year (which causes much consternation…

Integrated Marketing Communications are the Linchpin to Business Growth

PR & Marketing Communication are the Linchpin to Growth Celebrating eight years of communications strategies creating attention Blog Happy Birthday to us, Happy Birthday to us, Happy Birthday Dear Xpresso, Happy Birthday to us! This month, Xpresso has turned eight! Will you celebrate with us? Of course, our founder and leader CEO has faaaar more…

Simen Frostad Inside the Lockdown at Bridge Technologies HQ

Simen Frostad Inside the Lockdown at Bridge Technologies HQ Blog We thought this month you might enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at Bridge HQ, where our Chairman Simen Frostad has been manning the decks alone (and the phones, and the coffee machine…) Home alone Some of our greatest literature and film arises from exploration of what…

The Benefits of WebClip2Go for News Production

Week Three The Benefits of WebClip2Go for News Production  Blog In our third and final ‘sector specific’ mini-blog, we’re exploring the way that WebClip2Go cannot merely help, but fundamentally revolutionise the way that news is produced – particularly important in times when collaborative undertakings in communal studio spaces are impractical, if not impossible. It is…

The Art and Science of Effective Scheduling

VSNCrea and the Art and Science of Effective Scheduling Blog If you carry the responsibilities of scheduling programming for your organization –  or you manage someone that does – then you don’t need us to tell you how tough the job is. You live and breathe it every day. Linear or non-linear, there are a…

Thought Leadership: Bridge Technologies on Simplicity and Complexity in Sport Broadcast

  Thought Leadership: Bridge Technologies on Simplicity and Complexity in Sport Broadcast article published by SVGEurope The world of sport embodies a beautiful contrast between ideas of simplicity and complexity. The graceful arch of the body as a foot makes contact with the ball, the smooth lines and clean movement of the back and arms…

Passion and Creative Vision in the Restaurant Industry

RCH: Passion and creative vision in the restaurant industry BLOG The restaurant industry is an interesting business. It is so many things to so many people. It can be judged on so many different spectrums: it ranges from the purely functional to the creatively artful, from the bland to the tasty, from the fast to…

Video-based retail sales content is key!

The benefits of WebClip2Go for online retail Video-based retail sales content is key!  Blog In last week’s blog we discussed how difficult it is to say ‘hey, our product is exactly what you need’ in times where ‘exactly what you need’ has come about because of difficult and challenging times. But when it comes down…

Bridge Technologies Shows Power of IP-based Media Monitoring System

Bridge shows power of IP-based media monitoring system By Ian McMurray15 May 2020 Article published by the IBCDaily Working with technology collaborator Appear TV, Bridge Technologies has demonstrated what it says is the value and robustness of its Integrated Services Monitoring (ISM) approach. Frostad: “Individual, disparate solutions become a less and less tenable approach” It does…

Bridge Technologies Partner with Appear TV to Provide Advanced IP-based Production and Distribution

Bridge Technologies Partner with Appear TV to Provide Advanced IP-based Production and Distribution End-to-end delivery and monitoring of uncompressed to compressed content delivery   Press Release OSLO, Norway — 14 May 2020 —   On the back of their recent announcement of the new Integrated Services Monitoring (ISM) model, Bridge Technologies has demonstrated the value…

The Benefits of WebClip2Go in the Field of Education

Education to Benefit from WebClip2Go  Blog There are so many ways that the COVID-19 crisis of the last few months has made things challenging, sometimes completely changing the game. Marketing messages are a particularly complicated area: if you mention this crisis, you’re merely joining the chorus of platitudes filling the airwaves, but if you ignore…

Remote Production: Less is More

Remote Production: Less is More Blog   It seems a long time ago that, if you wanted to talk to someone, you had to be face to face with them. It was also a long time ago that, if you wanted to watch a show, you had to be in the theatre where it was…

RCH Embark on Lasting Partnership with Culinary Institute JRE

RCH Embark on Lasting Partnership with Culinary Institute JRE an exceptional business alliance in retail     Press Release Treviso, ITALY — 29 April 2020 RCH continues to champion the highest level of restaurateurism by forming an alliance with Jeunes Restaurateurs d’Europe (JRE), one of the world’s most prestigious culinary institutes. This alliance will see…

WebClip2Go reviewed by a die-hard DaVinci Resolve devotee

WebClip2Go reviewed by a die-hard DaVinci Resolve devotee Seeing is believing Blog Jess McMurray walks us through a demo at the WebClip2Go offices, and every notion she held on principles of editing is shaken to its core.   Full disclosure: the first thing to be noted is that I work in the field of communications…

Communication is What Matters

Communication is What Matters   A short message to our community in these unprecedented times. Please avoid being silent and keep on interacting and reaching out to your community and new audiences. We are all responsible for keeping business alive and allowing our colleagues, partners, clients and more to continue a narrative. Choose to live…

Changing dynamics in the Broadcast Industry

Changing dynamics in the Broadcast Industry   BLOG One of the first lessons  in business development is to always make sure you’re talking to the decision maker. For a young salesperson, it can be all too easy to find someone in an organisation who is happy to talk for hours, and to make all the…

Transforming what’s possible with NRCS

Transforming what’s possible with NRCS BLOG In a world of so-called ‘fake news’ created by anyone with access to the Internet, it’s too easy to forget the incredibly valuable role that professional, trained, responsible journalists play – not just in bringing us the real news, but also in uncovering truth. The famous story of Woodward…

Delft University of Technology Purchases its Second WebClip2Go Video Production System  

Delft University of Technology Purchases its Second WebClip2Go Video Production System      Press Release Veenendaal, The Netherlands _ 25 March 2020  WebClip2Go is proud to announce that it is in the process of delivering and installing a second video production system at the Delft University of Technology, just six months after delivery of their…

Integrated Services Monitoring Capability Launched by Bridge Technologies

Integrated Services Monitoring Capability Launched by Bridge Technologies Delivers invaluable network performance insights from production, contribution and distribution     Press Release OSLO, Norway – 23rd March, 2020 Bridge Technologies today announced ISM – Integrated Services Monitoring, an all-embracing suite of tools, designed to deliver invaluable insights into the performance of content production, contribution and…

Sharjah Broadcasting Authority Streamlines Workflow With NOA

Sharjah Broadcasting Authority Streamlines Workflow With NOA Opts for integration of AVID Interplay into NOA mediARC AAM     Press Release Vienna, Austria — 16 March 2020   Sharjah Broadcasting Authority (SBA) is streamlining its workflow thanks to AV Digitizing and archiving specialists NOA GmbH.   The governmental organization, dedicated to media industry development in…

VSN Will Introduce New Capabilities for Remote Interoperability at NAB 2020

VSN Will Introduce New Capabilities for Remote Interoperability at NAB 2020      Enhancements to Increase Efficiency, Save Time, Eliminate Errors and Contribute to Profitability   Press Release Barcelona, SPAIN —  9 March 2020 At NAB (Booth #SL7606), media and entertainment industry software company VSN will showcase a number of enhancements to its VSNCrea Traffic and…

The Big Advantage of VSAT Technology is That it Typically Requires Less Infrastructure

    Technology Blog VSAT: a growing opportunity Whenever we talk about satellites in the context of our industry, we’re mostly talking about DTH – widescale distribution to homes. In Germany, for example, satellite DTH is the primary method by which households receive HD programming, accounting for over 13 million customers. Similarly, it’s the most…

RCH Sums up its Experience of the Recent EuroShop 2020 in Düsseldorf

RCH Sums up its Experience of EuroShop 2020 in Düsseldorf The show must go on! Blog   Who could write a post-tradeshow article without mentioning the ‘C’ word…? It’s a difficult year for tradeshows, and for travel in general. The Coronavirus was obviously the word on everybody’s tongue (though hopefully not the germ on everybody’s…

Video Progetti Complete a UHD/HDR Flyaway Production System for RAI

Video Progetti Complete a UHD/HDR Flyaway Production System for RAI The system allows for the highest quality live broadcasts to be produced on-site from a studio that fits within flight cases    Press Release Roma, Italy _ 28 February 2020   Italian broadcast systems distributor and integrator Video Progetti has recently completed a UHD/HDR mobile…

The Power of Language Diversity in Video Production

The power of language diversity in video production Blog Did you know that 20% of the world speaks English? That’s 1.5 billion people. However, of those, only 360 million are native speakers. 18 countries have English as the predominant language spoken, but – interestingly – there are a further 35 countries that cite English as…