You’ve seen tracking before on television, and if you’re reading this, then it’s likely you’ve also used tracking in a live broadcast sports event.
There it is. The word. The idea. The hot topic that permeated the North, South, and Central Halls of the 2017 NAB Show. A new journey has begun.
Of course the path to IP is still very much top of mind, as it should be, making significant strides over the last year among vendors and the various IP Standards bodies. Over the course of the 4-day NAB exhibition, they presented a showcase that gave evidence to an evolving interoperability that further accelerates the digital transformation from SDI to IP to IT.
According to Wikipedia, Kabaddi is a contact team sport that originated in the Indian subcontinent in Tamil Nadu. It is popular in South Asia and is the state game of several Indian states and it is also the national sport of Bangladesh.
Today’s Sports Venue Producers face a challenge.
How do they create an experience, one that is unique to their fans and the teams that occupy their particular arena or stadium, that will regularly compel those fans to watch the game in-venue rather than at home?
Topics: Sports Solutions
Two months ago, here in the Create. More. Blog and in a separate blog post, we described how ChyronHego now supports NewTek’s Network Device Interface (NDI) protocol. This adoption effectively provided IP connectivity across ChyronHego’s growing product line and “instantly” enabled live video production workflows over Ethernet networks.
Most of what we’ve written in ChyronHego’s Create. More. Blog has leaned decidedly towards the technology of live news production. And if you’re a Meteorologist, or simply interested in the data visualization features of our Metacast weather graphics technology, then you’ve also read quite a lot on that topic and also benefited.
Topics: Sports Solutions
Whether designed for news, sports or entertainment, graphics have not only become an essential part of the broadcaster’s storytelling process, they’ve become essential to the viewer.
“I know of no single formula for success. But over the years I have observed that some attributes of leadership are universal and are often about finding ways of encouraging people to combine their efforts, their talents, their insights, their enthusiasm and their inspiration to work together.”
These are challenging times for news broadcast operations around the world. Newsrooms are shifting away from traditional content creation workflows based on disconnected hardware systems, and towards integrated software solutions that leverage standard IT hardware and technologies.
Topics: Camio Universe
“May you live in interesting times.”
Given the exceedingly rapid pace of change that we, as broadcasters and broadcast technology providers, are experiencing in our industry that ancient quote seems appropriate for the current time and perhaps even the future.
Topics: The PRIME Ecosystem