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FIFA continues testing of video assistant technology during the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 (20 May – 11 June), the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 (17 June – 02 July) and the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 (6 – 16 December).The use of video assistant referees (VARs) at the upcoming FIFA competitions moved a step closer, with FIFA confirming the appointment of Hawk-Eye Innovations as the VAR technology provider for the tournaments mentioned.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced an extension to its global partnership with official timekeeper OMEGA through to 2032, extending its existing partnership by 12 years to include the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 through to the Games of the XXXV Olympiad (2032).
There’s a lot of rain in the forecast — and Saturday’s 143rd running of the historic Kentucky Derby could be a sloppy mess — but that won’t stop NBC Sports’ digital and social-media teams from blanketing Churchill Downs in all kinds of in-depth coverage for various platforms writes Brandon Costa, Director of Digital for Sports Video Group (SVG).
VITEC, a worldwide leader in advanced video encoding and streaming solutions, will showcase its EZ TV IPTV and Digital Signage Sports Venue Platform at the Collegiate Sports Video Association (CSVA) Conference, May 15-18, at the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta. The CSVA Conference is the premier annual event to network with the top video coordinators in the industry, keep up to speed with the latest trends and technologies, and share ideas.
The University of Iowa knows how to maximize value. Carver-Hawkeye Arena, the 15,500-seat multipurpose indoor venue located in Iowa City that is home to the school’s legendary Hawkeyes basketball team—as well as the university's wrestling, women's basketball and volleyball teams—opened in 1983 and the sound system that was installed there then was the same one that fans listened to up until 2016.
Telestream®, the leading provider of digital video tools and workflow solutions today announced that its Wirecast live streaming production software recently allowed aviation sport fans worldwide to connect with the 34th FAI World Gliding Championships. With 29 nations competing in this year’s Championship in Benalla, Australia during January, the addition of sophisticated live streaming capabilities helped cement the event’s place as one of the largest sport aviation events in the world.
At NAB2017 on 25 April Lise Cosimi, Chief External Relations HBS, exchanged views about Gender Equality in the broadcast industry, with Muriel de Lathouwer, EVS’ CEO and the initiatives the two companies have been setting up to allow women broader access to tech/broadcast training.
Broadcast Sports International provided seventeen Real Freedom microwave systems to CBS Sports for their coverage of the 81st edition of the Masters Golf Tournament.
In order to modernize its OB facilities, Antenna Hungária, the Hungarian terrestrial broadcasting, telecommunications and live production services provider, has purchased multiple solutions from EVS, the live video production technology leader. The solutions will be installed into the service provider’s OB facilities by Hungarian systems integrator and long-time partner of EVS, Rexfilm Broadcast and Communications Systems.
EVS, the leader in live production solutions, announced today that K LEAGUE, Korea’s premier professional soccer league, has purchased three Xeebra systems, enabling its referees to make better in-game officiating decisions. It is the first football association in Asia to adopt a VAR (video assistant referee). The adoption of a VAR system comes after the league felt the need to improve its officiating processes and will allow the main referees to consult both assistant officiating staff and the VAR in order to make better decisions on the field.
PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, and Ideal Systems, Asia’s largest broadcast and media systems integrator, have successfully delivered the world’s first live 360° and 3D multi-camera coverage of the 2017 Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens with the support of Now TV, the official host broadcaster of the event, providing viewers with a totally immersive virtual reality (VR) viewing experience.
The second stop of the 2017 Red Bull Air Race World Championship was full of surprises on Sunday, as none of names on the podium matched those of February’s season opener. Yoshihide Muroya of Japan claimed the win, while Slovenia’s Peter Podlunšek was second, and defending World Champion Matthias Dolderer of Germany took third.
SHOTOVER, the manufacturer of high-performance stabilization platforms, announced today a new partnership with top international sports management, marketing, and media company, Dorna Sports. The deal includes a SHOTOVER aerial camera system, further highlighting SHOTOVER’s leadership in the live broadcast market. As the exclusive commercial and television rights holder for the FIM MotoGP World Championship Grand Prix, Dorna will utilize their new system during all live broadcasts of the MotoGP races, providing fans with pristine views of the top racers.
The new half-billion-dollar venue that is home to the NBA’s Sacramento Kings opened last fall as one of the nation’s most advanced facilities for sports, events and entertainment. The Golden 1 Center was designed to cater to the desires of fans and offers an immersive experience based on the latest broadcast and replay capabilities managed by a massive network infrastructure. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, was instrumental in providing the necessary camera, replay, production switching, routing, multiviewer and signal processing technology to achieve the ambitious goals set by owners.
Fox Sports recently refitted Stage B at its Pico Studio in Los Angeles with nearly 100% Elation Professional products, an energy-efficient LED-based lighting system designed by award-winning Victor Fable with lighting supply by Kinetic Lighting. The new lighting system includes a host of Elation broadcast-optimized lights including one of Elation’s latest LED wash solutions, the Fuze Wash Z120™, a PAR moving head with 120W RGBW COB LED engine.