Recent Press Releases
March 10, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., March 10, 2014 — Consumer demand for exceptional viewing performance and quality is soaring, and new standards such as UHD/4K are driving the need for higher resolutions and higher frame rates throughout the broadcast distribution chain. Grass Valley® solves the challenges these new formats present with innovative updates across its entire product line at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show in Las Vegas from April 7-10, 2014. Grass Valley (booth SL206) will demonstrate large scale, future-ready production solutions that enable the creation and manipulation of higher resolution and higher frame rate content, alongside seamless workflows that offer multiplatform content development and distribution with remote capabilities.
March 6, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., March 6, 2014 — The Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) in Saudi Arabia is installing a completely new Educational Broadcast Studio with high definition (HD) camera, switcher, and router technology from Grass Valley®. This announcement builds upon an existing relationship that began last year when Grass Valley supplied MOHE with an end-to-end workflow solution for the Ministry's first outside broadcasting (OB) van. For equipment implementation into its studio, MOHE will be working with regional system integrator First Gulf Company (FGC).
March 3, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., March 3, 2014 — New York-based systems integrator Monolith Systems, Inc. today announced it will be equipping NASDAQ's new MarketSite control room and studio with a Trinix® NXT digital video routing switcher and a Karrera® Video Production Center switcher from Grass Valley®. Currently NASDAQ is using Grass Valley's Concerto™ routing switcher and Kayak™ digital production switcher for its main on-air broadcasts.
February 25, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., February 25, 2014 — FlipTV, the Maryland-based provider of mobile TV productions and technical services, has deployed a K2 Dyno® S Replay System with a K2 Summit® 3G Production Client from Grass Valley® inside its 30-foot outside broadcasting (OB) truck, named Captain. The mobile production truck is used to broadcast various college sports, most recently basketball games at American University in Washington, DC. The truck fills a niche in the market by providing a compact footprint that packs the same high quality punch as its larger truck counterparts, but in a more cost-efficient manner.
February 19, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., February 19, 2014 — The Ohio-based Columbus Crew soccer club today announced it has chosen two LDX Flex™ advanced imaging cameras, a K2 Dyno® S-based Replay System, the GV Director™ Nonlinear Live Production System, EDIUS® multiformat nonlinear editing software, and a Concerto™ routing switcher from Grass Valley® to outfit the control room and manage content for its new, state-of-the-art video boards being installed at its home venue, Crew Stadium. Built in 1999, the 20,000-seat stadium is the first soccer-specific venue built for a professional soccer team in the United States.
February 11, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., February 11, 2014 — As part of an ongoing investment to provide top-quality replay solutions for live sports and entertainment productions, Grass Valley® announced that its widely-used K2 Dyno® S Replay Controller now includes an added optional feature — tOG-Sports telestration developed by RT Software.
February 10, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., February 10, 2014 — Grass Valley® is demonstrating EDIUS® Pro 7, the latest version of its powerful multiformat nonlinear editing software, at this year's CP+ 2014 (Camera & Photo Imaging) Show, being held February 13-16 at the Pacifico Yokohama Convention Center in Yokohama, Japan. Grass Valley will be exhibiting on a pod in the 'Video Area for Professionals'. EDIUS Pro 7 is a widely-used, industry-leading solution for editors working on fast turn production in broadcast news, news magazine content, studio program content, as well as for professional video editors working on organizational, documentary, and 4K theatrical productions.
February 4, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., February 4, 2014 — Kompas TV, an Indonesian broadcaster, has selected GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tools from Grass Valley® for its newsroom operation upgrade. Kompas TV selected to upgrade because the scale of their news and sports production has increased from three hours per day to more than eight hours per day. With this increased production scale, Kompas TV opted for GV STRATUS as it met the broadcaster's requirements for a more reliable system that provides a faster turnaround on news and includes shared storage and collaborative workflows. GV STRATUS will be used with K2 Summit® 3G production clients, K2 SAN production storage and EDIUS® Elite multiformat nonlinear editing software.
January 30, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 30, 2014 — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the US government agency responsible for advancing public health, recently rounded out a three-year high definition (HD) upgrade with a new 3 M/E Karrera® Video Production Center switcher with K-Frame™ and a Concerto™ routing switcher from Grass Valley®, replacing HD-capable equipment from a variety of other suppliers. With the help of broadcast supplier Digital Video Group, the FDA was able to complete the upgrade over the 2013 winter holidays and its Gaithersburg, MD studio is now fully HD operational.
January 27, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 27, 2014 — To build upon its success generated in the Middle East region in 2013, Grass Valley® will showcase a range of broadcast and media solutions at CABSAT 2014, held March 11-13 at the World Trade Center, Dubai, UAE. Spanning across two levels and designed for maximum impact, Grass Valley's stand (A5-20, Hall 5) will house its robust and growing product suite, including production switchers, cameras, editing software, and more, and provide a VIP atmosphere for meetings away from the busy show floor.
January 22, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 22, 2014 — Grass Valley® today announced the appointment of Sally Wallington as Regional Director, Northern Europe. Effective immediately, Wallington will assume overall responsibility for managing the business in this key European region and growing market share across all product lines. Wallington brings a wealth of industry knowledge and leadership skills to her new post, with 20 years of experience in the broadcast industry. She is based in Grass Valley's office at Stockley Park in the UK.
January 22, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 22, 2014 — Grass Valley® will be demonstrating its latest innovations in live production workflows at the upcoming Broadcast Video Expo (BVE) 2014. Visitors to the Grass Valley stand (P05) can experience first-hand demonstrations of some of the company's key broadcast technologies, including the popular GV STRATUS® Nonlinear Media Production Tools, the GV Edge™ Integrated Playout System, the LDX WorldCam™ advanced imaging camera with XCU™ (eXchangeable Control Unit) base stations, and the GV Director™ Nonlinear Live Production System — which is making its first public debut in the UK.
January 16, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 16, 2014 — auviso audio visual solutions, a technical service provider in Lucerne, Switzerland, has purchased four LDX Première™ advanced imaging cameras and XCU Elite™ eXchangeable Control Units with triax transmission from Grass Valley® to ensure ultimate camera flexibility for the variety of rental and staging services it provides to its varied client base. Working in tandem, the LDX cameras and XCU base stations provide auviso's clients with a versatile solution for capturing creative images across a range of productions and venues.
January 14, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 14, 2014 — For improved production quality and greater reliability on game day, the Colorado Rockies production staff have installed a Grass Valley® K2 Solo® 3G 2-channel media server into the control room at Coors Field in Denver, CO. The compact, standalone server allows staff members to tap into a powerful 24/7/365 file-based infrastructure and high-performance file operations while guaranteeing that on-air channels will never drop a frame of video, which is vital during live sports productions.
January 10, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 10, 2014 — Grass Valley® will be showcasing its latest innovations in live production workflows at booth #88 at the Broadcast Engineering Society (BES) EXPO 2014, held January 14-16 in New Delhi, India. The exhibition focuses on terrestrial and satellite broadcasting and is the 20th in the series of events to be organized by the Broadcast Engineering Society (India).
January 6, 2014
Hillsboro, Ore., January 6, 2014 — To capture fine detail and superior image resolution for its variety of productions, Germany-based production house MCS GmbH Thüringen recently acquired seven LDX Premiere™ series cameras from Grass Valley®. The new HD camera systems are being used inside MCS GmbH Thüringen's two in-house studios, where its highly skilled staff creates television programming, film production, and advertising campaigns for a wide range of clients in Germany and other parts of Europe.
December 18, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 18, 2013 — ST Teleport, the Singapore-based full-service satellite communications solution provider, installed Grass Valley® GV Edge™ integrated playout system with K2 Edge™ playout nodes to cost effectively manage and deliver HD channel content across Asia. Using a single K2 Edge playout node, ST Teleport will be able to create, expand and streamline its multichannel system in a simple, resilient and scalable way.
December 18, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 18, 2013 — In a move to generate further momentum and growth within its customer base in the United Kingdom, Grass Valley® announces an agreement with the UK-based CVP Group as a Broadcast Reseller of its camera, switcher, and server product lines. CVP Group is a unique reseller with 25 years of experience in broadcast and video production.
December 16, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 16, 2013 — NEP, a leading provider of mobile and fixed broadcast facilities in the United States and the United Kingdom, has purchased 26 Grass Valley® K-Frame™ modular video processing engines to be used with Kayenne® and Karrera® Video Production Centers to upgrade more than 30 of its outside broadcasting (OB) trucks across their fleet. NEP will take delivery of the K-Frames over the next three years, through to 2016.
December 12, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 12, 2013 — Grass Valley® has supplied Ball State University, located in Muncie, IN, with a live production solution that provides University staff the flexibility and versatility to capture more appealing and creative footage from sporting events held at the school's Scheumann Stadium and Worthen Arena. The solution includes six LDX Flex™ advanced imaging cameras with XCU™ (eXchangeable Control Units) Twin base stations which support fiber as well as triax, and two K2 Dyno® Replay Systems.
December 9, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 9, 2013 — WRN Broadcast, the UK-based global managed services company, has installed Grass Valley's® GV Edge™ integrated playout system with K2 Edge playout nodes to effectively deliver and manage content from CSC Media Group, one of the largest UK-based satellite television channel providers. WRN Broadcast has migrated 20 CSC Media Group channels, including Buzmuzik, True Drama, True Movies and Pop on Sky, using the GV Edge system.
December 6, 2013
Hillsboro Ore., December 6, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced the appointment of Jose Luis Reyes as Regional Sales Manager, LATAM South. Effective immediately, Reyes will assume overall responsibility for all of Grass Valley's business aspects in the southern LATAM region, including engaging with key customers, developing new markets, and managing the company's reseller network and systems integrators.
December 5, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 5, 2013 — TV Technical Center Ostankino, the largest broadcast production company in Eastern Europe, continues its SD to HD upgrade with equipment provided by premiere partner Grass Valley. In 2012, Grass Valley® equipped the broadcaster with 24 LDK 8000 Elite 3G Transmission triax camera systems, 14 LDX Flex™ cameras and four Karrera® Video Production Centers for TTC Ostankino to kick-start its migration to HD.
December 4, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 4, 2013 — 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.
December 2, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., December 2, 2013 — Grass Valley® has deployed its first set of GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tools to the Hong Kong region at OneTV, a new 24/7 television station that delivers news, sports, and entertainment to millions of viewers across Hong Kong. The station is also leveraging the powerful capabilities of Grass Valley's EDIUS® Elite multiformat nonlinear editing software, K2 Summit® 3G Production Client, and K2 SAN storage. Together, these technologies provide the station with the powerful capabilities it needs to deliver news around the clock and to multiple platforms including smartphones and tablets.
November 26, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 26, 2013 — As part of an on-going commitment to generate further momentum and growth within its customer base in France and North Africa, Grass Valley® today announced a strategic reseller agreement with Magic Hour (which includes Magic Editing) for the distribution of Grass Valley products and services across both regions. France-based Magic Hour will manage the distribution for the entire breadth of Grass Valley's product portfolio—from live production to news, playout, and more.
November 25, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 25, 2013 — Brazil's Canção Nova, a non-profit Catholic Community located in Cachoeira Paulista in the state of São Paulo, is upgrading its broadcast infrastructure with a range of Grass Valley® solutions including five Maestro™ branding and master control systems, five Concerto™ 64x64 routing switchers, five GeckoFlex™ signal processing systems, and six K2 Summit® servers for optimized live event workflows. The system will be live in November and span five locations.
November 25, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 25, 2013 — Hokkaido Television Broadcasting (HTB) in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan is improving on its current Grass Valley® system to reach its millions of viewers in a more timely, efficient manner. Upgrading from K2 EDIUS® Share, the veteran broadcaster purchased 10 turnkey HDWS-3GX EDIUS Elite workstations complete with Grass Valley's STORM™ 3G Elite breakout box and STORMTM 3G PCIe board which are built to optimize the EDIUS multiformat nonlinear editing software. Rounding out HTB's purchase are three REXCEED-X1000 units, two REXCEED-LT300 units, and K2 SAN storage.
November 19, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 19, 2013 — PZ-Multimedia AG, a systems integrator and service provider based in Basel, Switzerland, has selected Grass Valley® LDX Première™ advanced imaging cameras to facilitate Basel University's migration from SD to HD production. As part of the successful LDX Series™, LDX Première will enable Basel University to deliver higher quality imaging and performance. Founded over 30 years ago, PZ-Multimedia AG is a family run company with a strong technical background in editing and producing TV spots for regional studios, and systems integration.
November 15, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 15, 2013 — Grass Valley® will showcase an industry-leading range of end-to-end workflow efficiencies at the upcoming Sichuan TV Festival being held November 16-18 in Chengdu, China. The Sichuan TV Festival is hosted by the State Administration of Press, Publication Radio, Film and Television (SARFT) and the Sichuan Provincial People's Government. The Festival is one of Asia's most respected gatherings for broadcasters to share new ideas, sample new technologies, and network with their industry peers.
November 13, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 13, 2013 — Grass Valley® is offering a preview of future 8K support for its EDIUS® 7 multiformat nonlinear editing software at the International Broadcast Equipment Exhibition (InterBEE) at booth 7316. The demonstration follows recent announcements that the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo, Japan, will be broadcast in 8K — 16 times the resolution of today's HD format.
November 12, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 12, 2013 — Bank TV, a satellite broadcaster in the Ukraine, has launched a complete, end-to-end high definition (HD) news production solution from Grass Valley® to facilitate the smooth delivery of its 24/7programming. At the core of the broadcaster's new structure is GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tools for enhanced production and a streamlined workflow. GV STRATUS is being used in tandem with EDIUS® multiformat nonlinear editing software and GV Edge™ Integrated Playout System with K2 Edge™ playout nodes for 24/7 playout. This deal with Bank TV builds upon the recent momentum generated by Grass Valley in the Ukrainian broadcast market as well as traction gained by GV STRATUS in the EMEA region.
November 5, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., November 5, 2013 — Through a series of live presentations and personalized demonstrations, Grass Valley® will exhibit its industry leading range of end-to-end workflow efficiencies at the International Broadcast Equipment Exhibition (Inter BEE) at booth 7316. The show takes place at the Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex from November 13-15, 2013 in Tokyo, Japan.
October 30, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., 30 October, 2013 — In preparation for the 2014 Winter Games being held in Sochi, Russia from February 7-23, Grass Valley® will be exhibiting at the NATEXPO 2013 convention at the Crocus Expo in Moscow, Russia, from November 19-21. Visitors to the Grass Valley booth А 50 Hall 8 will get first hand demonstrations of a range of live production solutions that will support the 2014 Winter Games, including HD cameras, switchers, and software.
October 28, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 28, 2013 — TV NOW, a brand new 24-hour Malayalam satellite television channel for news and other informational programming, plans to launch with a fully integrated high-definition news production solution from Grass Valley®. TV NOW's new infrastructure will include three GV Director™ nonlinear live production systems, the powerful GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tools, nine LDX Flex™ HD studio cameras, a Trinix® NXT digital video routing switcher, a K2 Summit® 3G transmission server, EDIUS® nonlinear editing software, and HD K2 SAN storage. Together, these solutions will enable TV NOW to get news to air more quickly and without any interruptions, which is crucial to the smooth running of an operation that airs programming 24/7.
October 21, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 21, 2013 — Megaservice, an audio video solutions provider and distributor of Grass Valley® products, will join Grass Valley representatives to demonstrate EDIUS® 7, Grass Valley's latest version of its multiformat nonlinear editing software at the CAPER Show 2013, from the Megaservice Booth E-30.
October 21, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 21, 2013 — FDM Broadcast, a broadcast production solutions provider, will join Grass Valley® representatives at the CAPER Show 2013, to demonstrate Grass Valley's LDX Series™ cameras with the XCU™ (eXchangeable Control Unit), GV Director™ nonlinear live production system, GV Edge™ integrated playout system, EDIUS 7 multiformat nonlinear editing software, and the K2 Dyno® Replay System, at the FDM Broadcast Booth G-10.
October 10, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 10, 2013 — Brazil's TV Vitoria/Record, delivering news and other informational programming to millions of viewers across Brazil, has selected an end-to-end solution from Grass Valley® to facilitate a quick and smooth transition from SD to HD. Grass Valley is supplying the station with a GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production toolset, eight EDIUS® Elite nonlinear editing software seats, a Karrera® Video Production Center switcher with K-Frame™, four LDX Flex™ HD studio camera systems with XCU™ (eXchangeable Control Unit) base stations, three K2 Summit® 3G 4-channel media servers, a K2 Solo® 3G portable 2-channel media server, and the K2 Dyno® S Replay Controller, as well as K2 SAN storage. The project will be completed in March 2014.
October 10, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 10, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced that it will be exhibiting at the Sportel Monaco World Sports Content Media Convention being held from October 14-17, 2013 at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco, France. Visitors to the Grass Valley stand (K10/Diaghilev Hall) will see first hand how the company's innovative live and sports dedicated workflows boost productivity and increase ease of distribution. Attendees will get interactive demonstrations of Grass Valley's K2 Dyno® Replay System with ShareFlex™ and GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tools.
October 9, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 9, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced the appointment of Adolfo Rodriguez as Director of Server Product Management, effective October 7, 2013. Rodriguez will assume responsibility for Grass Valley's growing broadcast and media server business. Rodriguez brings 30 years of industry expertise in broadcast and video workflows, media server technology, and file-based workflows to Grass Valley.
October 8, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 8, 2013 — Omroep Flevoland, a Netherlands regional broadcaster, has selected several live production and playout tools from Grass Valley® to streamline its workflows to meet its viewers' growing demands for multiscreen, multiplatform viewing. Omroep Flevoland is an independent broadcaster in the Flevoland province of the Netherlands that brings 24/7 news, sports, weather and traffic updates via radio, television, and the Internet to the region's residents.
October 8, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 8, 2013 — Grass Valley® and systems integrator Exton are teaming up for a Nordic RoadShow from October 9-15, 2013, featuring Grass Valley's latest innovations and offering exclusive discussions, demonstrations, and tutorial sessions. The RoadShow kicks off in Stockholm and continues on to Copenhagen, Odense, Bergen, and its final destination of Oslo.
October 3, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 3, 2013 — Grass Valley® is proud to announce that it is the recipient of two TVB Europe magazine 'Pick of IBC 2013' Awards for GV Director™ Nonlinear Live Production System in the 'Production' category, and EDIUS® 7 the latest version of its nonlinear video editing application in the 'Production and Infrastructure' category. TVB Europe, a leading magazine for broadcast technology in Europe, awards the most sophisticated and efficient innovations from the IBC show floor.
October 1, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 1, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) in Saudi Arabia has selected an end-to-end workflow for its first, fully equipped outside broadcasting (OB) Van. Complete with cameras, servers, switchers, and broadcast infrastructure solutions, the new van will enable MOHE to deliver the highest quality coverage of live events from across the region. For equipment implementation, MOHE will be working with regional system integrator First Gulf Company (FGC).
October 1, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., October 1, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced the appointment of André Fischer as Regional Director, Central Europe, effective October 1, 2013. Fischer will be based in Munich, Germany and will assume responsibility for regional sales and market share growth in DACH, Eastern Europe and the Baltic regions. Fischer brings a wealth of industry knowledge and leadership skills to Grass Valley, with over 20 years of sales and management experience within the broadcast industry to his credit.
September 23, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 23, 2013 — Fox Turkey, a major entertainment and news channel broadcaster based in Istanbul, Turkey, is upgrading its existing Grass Valley® production and playout system to include a new selection of flexible, cost-effective, and upgradable Grass Valley technologies that will enable edit-in-place capabilities, enhance the delivery of high-quality HD content, and improve production workflows. The upgrade will take place without any interruption to the station's current playout channels.
September 19, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 19, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced that it will provide Russian satellite broadcaster NTV Plus with several of its innovative live production solutions to deliver multichannel sports production for the 2014 Winter Games to be held in Sochi, Russia, February 7-23, 2014. These solutions include a K2 Summit® production client with a K2 Storage Area Network (SAN), GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tools with EDIUS® editing capabilities, and a K2 Dyno® S Replay Controller. The Grass Valley-NTV Plus collaboration was completed via Grass Valley's long term Russian partner OKNO TV, alongside System Integrator PTS to deliver smooth installation of the Grass Valley solutions.
September 14, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 14, 2013 — Grass Valley® today announced it has won the Cable & Satellite International (CSI) Award for its GV STRATUS® nonlinear media production tool in the "Best workflow/asset management/automation solution" category. Now in its eleventh year, the awards attract over 150 entries from companies across the broadcast community and are judged by an independent panel consisting of industry leading experts and thought leaders.
September 13, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 13, 2013 — Grass Valley® announces the launch of EDIUSWorld.com, a new online resource for its recently released EDIUS® 7 nonlinear video editing application. The site contains a wealth of product information on EDIUS 7 as well as a comprehensive 'Edification' section that includes almost three hours of new instructional videos from EDIUS experts around the world on key topics such as craft editing, cinematography, DSLR filmmaking, film grain, plugins, and 3D production.
September 13, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 13, 2013 — Grass Valley® announces the latest version of GV STRATUS®, its widely used nonlinear media production tool. GV STRATUS includes powerful upgrades and increased functionality that take file-based productions to the next level by drawing on Grass Valley's unique combination of user knowledge, engineering excellence, and product portfolio. The forward thinking approach of GV STRATUS is enhancing the business models of news, live, and playout media production organizations as they meet the growing demands for a multi-screen, multiplatform audience.
September 13, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 13, 2013 — Grass Valley® will demonstrate the latest version of its K-Frame™ modular video processing engine with increased user flexibility for both Kayenne® and Karrera® Video Production Center switchers, at the IBC exhibition in Amsterdam. K-Frame's upgrades include internal video clip storage and playback, greater macro flexibility, and an M/E multi-previewer function to meet the demands of today's live productions.
September 12, 2013
Hillsboro Ore., September 12, 2013 — Grass Valley® introduces its new CommandCenter™ software application, designed with advanced functionality to configure, control, monitor, and diagnose a range of broadcast infrastructure devices on-site or remotely. This solution makes the implementation of multi-signal paths easier and more cost-effective within broadcast operations—helping to alleviate the complexity of today's broadcast infrastructure workflows.
September 12, 2013
Hillsboro Ore., September 12, 2013 — Grass Valley® has launched the LDX 80 Compact Series of camera heads, which offer a compact form factor for use in productions requiring cameras on robotic heads, fixed position cameras or standalone cameras. The LDX 80 Compact Series offers the same feature set, format support and performance and uses the same C2IP camera control system as the LDX range, which offers unparalleled image quality, flexibility and efficiency, but at a lower price. They are also the perfect companion to other cameras in the LDX range.
September 12, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 12, 2013 — 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.
September 11, 2013
Hillsboro, Ore., September 11, 2013 — CNBC, first in business worldwide, has launched a new, fully integrated high-definition news production solution from Grass Valley®. Now the network will be able to deliver programming in a multi-platform media environment more quickly and simply.