News : Grass Valley Ignite
|ESPN Selects Grass Valley to Outfit new HD Broadcast Facility|
Ignite, Kayenne, K2 Summit kit out new ESPN Digital Center 2
40 LDX cameras upgrade existing Digital Center 1
Ignite system purchased for ESPN’s new Southeastern Conference Network
ESPN has selected Grass Valley® production technologies to equip its new HD Digital Center 2 broadcast facility in Bristol, CT, which is expected to be complete in spring 2014. The deal builds upon the longstanding relationship between ESPN and Grass Valley that spans three decades while strengthening Grass Valley’s position as a leader in the sports production market.
published 2 weeks ago read more
|British Sky Broadcasting Selects Grass Valley Ignite Automated Production for 24-Hour Sports News Channel|
Ignite delivers operational simplicity, enhanced control room management, and easily integrates with BSkyB’s existing technology
Grass Valley® today announced that British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB), the largest pay TV broadcaster in the UK and Ireland with more than 10 million subscribers, has gone live with the Grass Valley Ignite® Automated Production System to provide Sports Bulletins into its Sky News channel. The Ignite HD scalable solution integrates with BSkyB’s existing Grass Valley production solutions, including two LDK 8000 cameras and a Karrera® Video Production Center switcher, as well as additional third-party technologies.
published 3 months ago read more
|Grass Valley Announces Alex Holtz as Vice President, Digital Media Solutions|
To further strengthen its leadership in the development of multiplatform distribution solutions, Grass Valley® announces, effective immediately, that it has appointed Alex Holtz as Vice President, Digital Media Solutions. With more than 30 years’ experience in control room automation, live and on-demand web and mobile multiplatform production, publishing and distribution systems, and camera robotic system solutions for both the broadcast and professional A/V industry, Holtz assumes the role of leading Grass Valley’s steadfast commitment to multiplatform distribution.
published 8 months ago read more
|Grass Valley’s Innovative Ignite Automated Production System Wins 2012 Technical Emmy® Award|
Latest Award Brings Grass Valley's Emmy Total to 18
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) has honored the Grass Valley® Ignite® automated production system with a 2012 Technical & Engineering Emmy® Award for pioneering the development of event driven control room automation systems for production of live television shows — which encompasses full control of robotic cameras, audio, graphics and video resources.
published 1 year ago read more