Join the Conversation: Grass Valley on Facebook Grass Valley on Twitter Grass Valley on YouTube Grass Valley on LinkedIn
K2 Storage Systems Press Release Archive — 2008
December 1, 2008
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., December 1, 2008 — At the upcoming Government Video Expo 2008 conference for government agencies and educational institutions, Grass Valley™, a division within Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS), a worldwide leader in video solutions, will demonstrate an affordable and highly flexible file-based workflow for production professionals that include high-definition (HD) editing, video switching, tapeless playback, and an IP-based video delivery platform.
December 1, 2008
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., December 1, 2008Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS), a worldwide leader in video solutions, today announced that its Grass Valley™ division is working with Vivesta, a broadcast media software company based in Hilversum, The Netherlands, to market affordable channel management as well as automation and content management solutions to small- and mid-sized broadcasters.
October 31, 2008
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif. — October 31, 2008 — Lexington, Kentucky-based Keeneland, a premiere producer of live simulcast thoroughbred horse racing as well as year-round broadcast and video production programming, has upgraded its production facilities with a full complement of Grass Valley™ high-definition (HD) production and distribution equipment from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS) a worldwide leader in video solutions.
October 20, 2008
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., October 20-23, 2008Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS), the worldwide leader in video solutions, will exhibit its latest tools and technologies for cost-effective, file-based production and distribution of standard-definition and high-definition (SD and HD) content at the Show for Audiovisual Technologies & Solutions (SATIS) 2008 conference in Porte de Versailles, Paris, France, October 20-23.
September 11, 2008
Paris, France/Amsterdam (IBC — Stands 1.D11 /7.F31), September 11, 2008 — Major League Baseball's MLB Network is set to go live on January 1 with live games and pre-taped programming produced with a comprehensive shared storage network. This technology includes Thomson Grass Valley™ K2™ HD media servers, Aurora™ Edit HD systems, and a comprehensive Aurora software suite of applications to handle the entire HD postproduction process from ingest to browse to playout from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS), the worldwide leader in video solutions.
September 11, 2008
Paris, France/Amsterdam (IBC — Stands 1.D11 /7.F31), September 11, 2008 — MediaCorp Pte Ltd., one of Southeast Asia's premiere broadcasters, has migrated its entire newsgathering operations in Singapore to a new file-based production workflow based on technology from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS), the worldwide leader in video solutions.
September 11, 2008
Paris, France/Amsterdam (IBC — Stands 1.D11 /7.F31), September 11, 2008 — As more and more broadcasters across the central and south American regions make the transition to high-definition (HD) production and file-based workflows, Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS), the worldwide leader in video solutions, continues to find success for its Thomson Grass Valley™ HD newsgathering products, including the revolutionary Infinity™ Digital Media Camcorder (DMC) and the K2/Aurora shared storage production systems. The order is valued at $1.8 million (US).
August 6, 2008
Paris and Nevada City, Calif., August 6, 2008 — KOMO, the ABC affiliate in Seattle, Wash., will begin producing its daily local newscasts in high-definition (HD) with HD news production equipment and systems from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS), the worldwide leader in video solutions. The comprehensive Thomson Grass Valley™ HD production system will allow the station to produce news both in the studio on a shared storage network and in the field on portable laptop systems.
July 31, 2008
Paris and Nevada City, Calif., July 31, 2008 — PBK, the first Baltic Channel, has implemented a tapeless production system for news and programming from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS). Based in Riga, Latvia, PBK broadcasts to all three Baltic states (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania) via satellite and cable systems, reaching an estimated seven million viewers.
April 12, 2008
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention — Booths SL106/SL2120) April 12, 2008Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS) today announced that it has completed contract negotiations and is moving forward with the progressive roll-out of a fully integrated digital newsroom across all current Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) news sites in Australia.
April 12, 2008
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention — Booths SL106/SL2120) April 12, 2008Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS) today announced that Eurosport, the number one pan-European sports TV channel, will launch its main channel in high definition in May from its main all-digital broadcast center in Issy-les-Moulineaux (near Paris, France) that will be supported by a large Thomson Grass Valley™ K2™ storage area network (SAN) based around multiple K2 Media Server systems. The overall project is the largest HD SAN ever installed by Thomson's Systems Solutions business unit and is valued at more than $3 million.
April 12, 2008
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention — Booths SL106/SL2120) April 12, 2008 — KHQ, the NBC affiliate in Spokane, Wash., will soon begin producing and broadcasting its local news in high-definition (HD) and streamlining its news department and programming operations by installing a file-based workflow based on Thomson's (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS) Grass Valley™ news production equipment.
April 12, 2008
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention — Booths SL106/SL2120) April 12, 2008 — Rede Record, the second largest television network in Brazil, continues to expand its operations with an all-digital content distribution infrastructure built around high-definition production and distribution technologies and systems from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS).
April 12, 2008
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention — Booths SL106/SL2120) April 12, 2008 — WTTW, the premier PBS member station in Chicago, has upgraded its standard-definition (SD) Thomson Grass Valley™ digital news production technology from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS). The major HD upgrade at WTTW, which will be completed in phases, includes more than $1 million worth of new Thomson Grass Valley HD news equipment and systems.
March 5, 2008
Paris, France/Nevada City, California, March 5, 2008 — In an agreement with Thomson valued at $12 million , World Wrestling Entertainment® Inc. (WWE®), is in the process of upgrading its facilities in Stamford, Conn. to include a file-based infrastructure based on Thomson Grass Valley K2™ media servers, Aurora™ high-definition (HD) production editing system, Kalypso™ HD production switchers, a Trinix™ HD router, and Kameleon™ and GeckoFlex™ signal conversion modules from Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS).
March 4, 2008
March 4, 2008 — At the upcoming CABSAT 2008 conference, to be held at the Dubai International Convention Centre, March 4-6, 2008, Thomson (Euronext Paris: 18453; NYSE: TMS) will exhibit its comprehensive product portfolio of multiformat production technologies designed to help Middle East cable and satellite providers, broadcasters, and video production professionals make the transition to digital standard-definition and high-definition (SD/HD) efficient and cost-effective.
Press Contacts

Rajin Kang
Worldwide Account Director, Platform
Tel: +44 (0)20 7486 4900
rajin@platformpr.com

Alicia Root
US Account Manager, Platform
Tel: +1 415 370 6444
alicia@platformpr.com

Press Search

Copyright © 2014 Belden Inc. All rights reserved.