Press Release Archive — 2009
December 21, 2009
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif. December 21, 2009 – The latest high-definition production equipment from Grass Valley™ is helping to produce Comedian George Lopez's new late-night talk show "Lopez Tonight," which premiered Nov. 9 on the TBS network.
November 16, 2009
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., Tokyo November 16, 2009 (InterBEE, November 18-20, 2009 — Booth# Hall 7-7212) — At this year's International Broadcast Equipment Exhibition (InterBEE), Thomson Canopus will highlight the latest innovations from Grass Valley™ in high-definition production and distribution solutions. The convention will be held at the Makuhari Messe Exhibition Center in Makuhari, November 18-20.
September 10, 2009
Amsterdam, The Netherlands (IBC — Stand 1.D11), September 10, 2009 — Grass Valley™ is launching a new accreditation and training program called grass cutters to meet the increasing need in the broadcast television and independent media production markets for qualified editors skilled in Grass Valley EDIUS® craft editing software.
August 18, 2009
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., August 18, 2009 (BIRTV, August 26-29, 2009 —Booth# Hall 8-A02) — At this year's Beijing Radio, TV and Film Equipment (BIRTV) exhibition and conference, Grass Valley™ will highlight the latest innovations across its growing high-definition production and distribution products and systems. The convention will be held at the China International Exhibition Center (CIEC), in Beijing, August 26-29.
August 13, 2009
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., August 13, 2009 (BROADCAST & CABLE 2009, August 26-28, 2009 Booth #88) — At the Broadcast and Cable convention in Sao Paulo, Brazil, attendees will receive hands-on demonstrations of the latest Grass Valley™ products and systems designed for developing reliable, file-based workflows that increase productivity and provide a fast return on investment. Many of these products, which have already been showcased during the recent Grass Valley-sponsored roadshows in Brazil, will be seen for the first time at a major industry trade show in South America.
July 6, 2009
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., July 6, 2009 — The Los Angeles Lakers thumping of the Orlando Magic in the 2009 NBA Championship Series Finals on ABC Sports provided viewers with a week's worth of memorable physical matchups between league superstars, heart-stopping, buzzer-beating 3-point shots and historic overtime games. It also included some of the best-looking high-definition (HD) replays ever seen in an NBA telecast.
July 1, 2009
Paris, France/Nevada City, Calif., July 1, 2009 — At the recent InfoComm 09 Expo, held June 14-19 in Orlando, Florida, the Grass Valley™ MEDIAEDGE® digital content delivery system was honored as the "Best Video/Broadcast or Video/Streaming Product" on display by the editors of NewBay Media's "Rental & Staging Systems" Magazine.
June 29, 2009
Nevada City, Calif., June 29, 2009 — Grass Valley™ is providing users across Europe and the Middle East the chance to get hands-on with its range of high-performance products for acquisition, production, and delivery.
June 23, 2009
Nevada City, Calif., June 23, 2009 — As they have for many years, Grass Valley™ high-definition production switchers were once again in the swing of things at the PGA's U.S. Open Golf Championship, which were held at Bethpage State Park's Black Course (Bethpage Black), in Farmingdale, New York, June 18-21.
April 29, 2009
Nevada City, Calif., April 29, 2009 — Grass Valley™ announced it is bringing its expanding line of multi-format high-definition (HD) production and transmission technologies and systems to cities across Brazil. A series of two-day events beginning in late May and ending in early July 2009, will offer professionals the latest information on the company's latest products, as well as the opportunity to hear from guest speakers and participate in technical seminars.
April 18, 2009
Las Vegas (National Association of Broadcasters Convention — Booth# SL106) April 18, 2009 — Grass Valley™ announced that it has partnered with Panasonic Co., Ltd. to offer professionals and prosumers the latest AVCCAM cameras bundled with the Grass Valley EDIUS® Neo 2 nonlinear editing software, starting with orders taken in April 2009. The companies have also agreed to combine their marketing efforts in order to increase penetration of the AVCHD format into the professional market.
January 29, 2009
Nevada City, Calif., January 29, 2009 — For several years running, the Grass Valley™ Kalypso™ HD Video Production Center switcher has been the right choice for the highest profile live sporting event in North America. This year's Super Bowl® XLIII telecast on Sunday, February 1 is no exception. It will be broadcast live from Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., in the 1080i high-definition (HD) format for the NFL world feed using a Grass Valley Kalypso HD switcher, on board an all-HD NEP Supershooters' production truck. NEP will also provide a Kalypso-based truck to NBC for the production of the Super Bowl halftime show.