Sony Digital Rapids Pixel Power calrec Sony

Leading Italian Broadcaster Launches Outside Broadcast Truck with Evertz IP Core

14/04/2019

Leading Italian Broadcaster Launches Outside Broadcast Truck with Evertz IP Core posted: 14/04/2019

Evertz Microsystems, a global leader in media and entertainment technology solutions, announces the launch of MEDIASETs newest outside broadcast truck equipped with an Evertz IP core.

Evertz Software Defined Video Networking (SDVN) IP technology leads the industry with deployments spanning across 400+ installations globally since 2014. This pioneering technology has made SDVN the go-to choice for broadcasters transitioning their infrastructure to IP.

MEDIASET S.p.A. is a leading Italian media company specializing in news, entertainment and sports broadcasting. MEDIASET began a project to design a new outside broadcast (OB) truck for live production events. Evertz SDVN IP technology was selected as it was the only solution that met the critical requirements of MEDIASET.

Two Evertz 3080IPX-128-25G switch fabrics in a redundant configuration are utilized as the OB Trucks central routing core. This ultra compact routing core enables deterministic switching of signals which is critical in live production environments. In addition, the high bandwidth 25G core enables UHD/HDR and HD production while still maintaining a compact form factor which is an important consideration in an OB truck environment where space is at a premium.

In addition, Evertz IP multiviewer, the 3067VIP10G is utilized for monitoring capabilities in all areas of the OB truck. In order to interface baseband SDI systems into the IP routing core, Evertz 570IPG SDI gateways are used. Evertz evEDGE virtualized media processing platform is utilized for signal processing capabilities and, with its ability to provision new microservices on demand, is ideal in environments with constantly changing workflow requirements.

Evertz DreamCatcher IP live media and production platform is utilized for live production events and provides 36 channels of recording and 8 channels of playback which enables production capability for the largest events. DreamCatcher is an advanced platform supporting all the critical aspects of live production including capture, replay, playout, live editing, storage, logging and content management. The unique architecture of the DreamCatcher platform leverages high capacity IP networking that dynamically adjusts to meet the demands of any production.

Orchestration is a critical component of every IP system and Evertz MAGNUM Orchestration and Control platform was utilized to provide a unified point of control and resource management for the entire infrastructure.

Evertz SDVN IP Technology features comprehensive support for industry standards and, in order to facilitate interoperability between internal and external systems, this OB truck utilizes SMPTE ST 2110 for the routing of video, audio and data.

We wanted an OB Truck with an IP core in order to take advantage of everything IP has to offer, said Mauro Cassanmagnago, MEDIASET Production & Broadcasting Technologies Dept. Director. Evertz SDVN IP, Live Media and Production technology, was the only end-to-end solution that met all of our requirements.

MEDIASET required an OB Truck with a scalable and flexible architecture that would enable them to meet their production requirements for the foreseeable future, said Frank Magarelli, Evertz Sales Manager for Italy. We are honored that MEDIASET selected Evertz SDVN IP technology and congratulate them on the deployment of their latest IPVAN18 Truck.

About MEDIASET

Mediaset SpA is an Italy-based company engaged in the broadcasting sector. The Company is active in the broadcasting of commercial television in Italy and Spain. In Italy, it divides its activities into two main segments: Integrated Television Operations, which is involved in free-to-air generalist television, through RTI SpA, which manages Canale 5, Italia I and Rete 4, as well as a broad range of programs, such as football, television series, cinema, documentaries and childrens television; Network Infrastructure Services and Management, operates through Ei Towers SpA, which operates infrastructure networks and electronic communications services in the field of television, radio and mobile phone broadcasting. In Spain, it operates with two generalist channels as Telecinco and Cuatro, and bouquet of six free-to-air thematic channels, as well as satellite television operator. It operates through RB1 and Monradio SpA.

About Evertz

Evertz Technologies Limited designs, manufactures and markets video and audio infrastructure solutions for the television, telecommunications and new-media industries. Evertz provides complete end-to-end solutions to content creators, broadcasters, specialty channels and television service providers to support their increasingly complex multi-channel digital, ultra high definition (UHD) and next generation high bandwidth low-latency IP network environments. Evertz solutions enable its customers to generate additional revenue while reducing costs through the more efficient signal routing, distribution, monitoring and management of content as well as the automation of previously manual processes.
LINK: https://www.live-production.tv/news/products/leading-italian-broadcast...
See more stories from liveproduction

Most recent headlines

19/07/2019

Valiant Pictures Adds Adam Zimmer as West Coast EP

-- Commercial and film production company Valiant Pictures has added Adam Zimmer as West Coast Executive Producer, further extending the company's presen...

19/07/2019

Washington Square Films Signs Director and Hidden Camera Expert Andrew Lane

-- Washington Square Films has signed director and hidden camera expert Andrew Lane for U.S. commercial representation. With a distinct talent for uncovering ...

19/07/2019

Telestream's Lightspeed Live Stream Helps Auburn University Stream Sports Events, Graduations, Building Fan Engagement

-- Telestream , a leading provider of workflow automation, processing and qual...

19/07/2019

Gossip Girl' Reboot Happening for HBO Max

HBO Max, the upcoming streaming service from WarnerMedia, has ordered 10 episodes of Gossip Girl, a reboot of The CW series that starred Blake Lively and Leight...

19/07/2019

Charter Putting 164 Episodes Of Mad About You' on Spectrum

In advance of the arrival of new episodes of Mad About You, Charter will be making all 164 episodes of the classic sitcom available to Spectrum subscribers star...

19/07/2019

Primetime Ratings: Fox Wins With Mighty MasterChef'

Fox won the top spot in Wednesday ratings, with MasterChef leading to a 0.7 rating in viewers 18-49, per the Nielsen overnights, and a 4 share. That got by the ...

19/07/2019

Showtime Debuts Motown Documentary Hitsville' Aug. 24

Showtime will premiere the documentary Hitsville: The Making of Motown Aug. 24. Benjamin and Gabe Turner directed the film, about the story of Motown Records. ...

19/07/2019

Season 23 of South Park' on Comedy Central September 25

Season 23 of animated hit South Park premieres on Comedy Central Sept. 25 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The show launched in 1997. Trey Parker and Matt Stone created South ...

19/07/2019

Ted Danson to Star in New Tina Fey Comedy on NBC

NBC has ordered a comedy from Tina Fey and Robert Carlock that stars Ted Danson as a wealthy businessman who runs for mayor of Los Angeles for all the wrong rea...

19/07/2019

Spotlight on Mikki Rose, SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Chair

Recently CGW spoke to Mikki Rose, SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Chair, about the upcoming conference and trade show July 28-Aug. 1 in Los Angeles....

19/07/2019

Immersed in sound:...

Soundscapes, held in partnership with record label BPI in London, United Kingdom, aimed to showcase a combination of audio and virtual/augmented reality technol...

19/07/2019

GV Multimedia awarded Crown Commercial Services places

GV Multimedia has been awarded places on the Crown Commercial Services framework for AV Products, following GV's selection for the NHS AV products and servi...

19/07/2019

Rich Mahan Discusses Podcasting and the Quantum

We recently had the opportunity to hear from Rich Mahan who is a guitarist, singer-songwriter, podcaster, and a PreSonus user! If you're not familiar with R...

19/07/2019

Live Legends Utilises disguise Software and Hardware to Power Dynamic Shows at Nightclubs Across China

Live Legends Utilises disguise Software and Hardware to Power Dynamic Shows at N...

19/07/2019

Bourbon and Bulls, Wool E. and Wine: Two New Night at the DBAP

Want a Bulls game with a different flavor? Well here's your chance. The Durham Bulls are hosting a Bourbon and Baseball event on July 23, 2019, and a Wine D...

19/07/2019

Keep the Beat Going for Baby with Spotify Across Samsung Devices

Baby bouncers, rockers, and swings. They're not always enough to keep the wee ones happy, so parents often turn to tunes as well. In fact, Spotify listeners...

19/07/2019

Nokia to publish second-quarter and half-year 2019 report on July 25, 2019

Nokia to publish second-quarter and half-year 2019 report on July 25, 2019 Press Release July 18, 2019 Espoo, Finland - Nokia will publish its second-quart...

19/07/2019

NEP Connect selects Net Insight for extension of Football stadium media network

Input Media selects Net Insight for remote production of FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019 Stockholm, Sweden - Net Insight today announces that Input Medi...

19/07/2019

19 countries will #ShareTheJoy at Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019

19 countries will #ShareTheJoy at Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2019...

19/07/2019

Craft Profile: Jeri Palumbo

Q: Can you provide some background on who you are and what you do? I have nearly 30 years of technical experience, ranging from live audio engineering of major...

19/07/2019

Broadpeak Business Growth Accelerates in the Middle East, Leading to New Office Opening in Dubai

Broadpeak Business Growth Accelerates in the Middle East, Leading to New Office ...

19/07/2019

Haivision Customer Riot Games Named Finalist in IBC 2019 Innovation Awards

Companies recognized for innovation in remote production for the League of Legends World Championship in Seoul MONTREAL, CANADA - July 18, 2019 - Haivision, a...

18/07/2019

2019 NAB Marconi Radio Award Finalists Announced

2019 NAB Marconi Radio Award Finalists Announced WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced the finalists for the 2019 NAB Ma...

18/07/2019

Radio Systems To Distribute Lawo Radio Products In USA.

Lawo is pleased to announce the appointment of Radio Systems, Inc. as a distributor for Lawo radio products in the USA. It's a real pleasure to welcome Rad...

18/07/2019

Fujifilm releases FUJINON Lens XF16-80mmF4 R OIS WR

Fujifilm releases FUJINON Lens XF16-80mmF4 R OIS WR - Standard zoom lens with the worlds highest 6.0-stops image stabilization and 5x zoom - Maximum aperture of...

18/07/2019

Fujifilm releases FUJINON Lens GF50mmF3.5 R LM WR

Fujifilm releases FUJINON Lens GF50mmF3.5 R LM WR FUJIFILM launch their smallest GF lens yet for the GFX Large Format System: the FUJINON GF50mmF3.5 R LM WR -...

18/07/2019

Youngster builds powerful workflows with BLG

One of London's newest high-end finishing houses, Youngster, is delivering uncompromised quality thanks to FilmLight's unique BLG workflow. Youngster is...

18/07/2019

MediaCloud Case Study

MediaCloud Datasheet Our Media Focused Hybrid Cloud Storage platforms meet the tactical and strategic needs of many stakeholders and bring economic and operati...

18/07/2019

HBO Max Assembles Original Content Dream Team

Executives to Deliver Broad Slate of Original Programming and Acquisitions Encompassing All Genres July 18, 2019 Los Angeles - The key creative and business ...

18/07/2019

ITV Studios increases its stake in Monumental Television

Published: Thu 18 Jul 2019 ITV Studios strengthens its global scripted production base as it increases its stake in Monumental Television ITV Studios continue...

18/07/2019

Four Berklee Alumni Nominated for Emmy Awards

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences nominated four Berklee alumni, including Berklee Valencia Program Director Pablo Mungu a B.M. '97 and 2...

18/07/2019

SVG Venue Summit: Detroit-Area Teams Look To Better Engage Fans in the Stands

SVG Venue Summit: Detroit-Area Teams Look To Better Engage Fans in the Stands Tech advances, pregame shows, top-quality video are all to boost the home team By...

18/07/2019

SVG Venue Summit: Vendors Expound on the Role of Next-Gen Technology in Sports Venues

SVG Venue Summit: Vendors Expound on the Role of Next-Gen Technology in Sports V...

18/07/2019

Avid Brings Music Distribution to a Quarter Million Avid Link App Users

AvidPlay empowers artists to distribute their music to the world's most popular streaming platforms, including Spotify, Google Play Music, Amazon Music, Net...

18/07/2019

Avid Expands Audio Control Surface Portfolio to Better Address Needs of Smaller Facilities and Project Studios

New Avid S1 and Avid S4 control surfaces provide the industry's most compact...

18/07/2019

Niko kiest voor Eurofins Digital Testing voor Smart Home en IoT test automatisatie

Hasselt, Belgi en Sint-Niklaas, Belgi - 16 juli 2019 - Eurofins Digital Testing...

18/07/2019

DAMSON IDRIS AND EMILY BEECHAM JOIN ANTHONY MACKIE IN OUTSIDE THE WIRE

Cast: Damson Idris (Snowfall, Black Mirror) and Emily Beecham (Little Joe, Daphne) join the previously announced Anthony Mackie Idris will co-lead alongside An...

18/07/2019

PBS: America's Home for Documentaries This Fall

Clockwise from top left: Dwight Yoakam - COUNTRY MUSIC (Courtesy of Jared Ames); Ra l Juli - AMERICAN MASTERS Ra l Juli : The Worlds a Stage (Courtesy of Fami...

18/07/2019

The 4KREPROSYS* Consortium led by AMP VISUAL TV Won a Prestigious European Distinction

The 4KREPROSYS* Consortium led by AMP VISUAL TV Won a Prestigious European Disti...

18/07/2019

PlayBox Neo Powers Phase 2 Expansion at WLVT - PBS39, Pennsylvania

-- PlayBox Neo announces the completion of a playout system expansion at the headquarters of US public service broadcaster WLVT - PBS39 in Bethlehem, Pennsylv...

18/07/2019

Chicagos The Colonie Adds Motion Designer/3D Artist Ashley Lee To Its Design Division, Further Expanding Its Capabilities

-- The Colonie has added Motion Designer and 3D Artist Ashley Lee to its full-...

18/07/2019

South Africas Sasani Studios Builds Its Next Generation Media Foundation with EditShare Workflow Solutions

-- EditShare , a technology leader in intelligent scale-out storage, Automated...

18/07/2019

VFX Supervisor James Rogers joins Framestore's Los Angeles office

-- Framestore has welcomed James Rogers as VFX Supervisor to the Los Angeles office where he will work with the growing Integrated Advertising department, as ...

18/07/2019

PEOPLE NEWS: Valiant Pictures Adds Adam Zimmer as West Coast EP

-- Commercial and film production company Valiant Pictures has added Adam Zimmer as West Coast Executive Producer, further extending the company's presen...

18/07/2019

DP Daron Keet & Director Lije Sarki Shoot Indie Feature Concrete Kids with VariCam LTs in Available Light at Night

-- Part Vittorio De Sica's Bicycle Thieves, part Goonies on skateboards, d...

18/07/2019

Ben Hausdorff shoots Pentatonix and Kirstin Maldonado music videos with Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

-- Blackmagic Design today announced director and videographer Ben Hausdorff u...

18/07/2019

LiveU Matrix Gives Broadcasters Free Access to NASA TVs Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Live Feed

-- On Friday, July 19th, NASA TV will broadcast NASAs Giant Leaps: Past and Fu...

18/07/2019

In-car VR paired with vehicle movements for super...

A system that marries virtual reality with a car's driving movements was given a boost with a demonstration by Porsche at the Startup Autobahn Expo Day on T...

18/07/2019

GV Multimedia awarded Crown Commercial Services...

GV Multimedia has been awarded places on the Crown Commercial Services framework for AV Products, following GV's selection for the NHS AV products and servi...

18/07/2019

Wacom Offers Entry-Level Cintiq 22

TOKYO AND PORTLAND, ORE. - Wacom has announced the Cintiq 22, the latest addition to its new entry-level class of creative pen displays for art and design enthu...