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Jul 20 2017
Grass Valley Upgrades Key Components of TV Cultura's Production Workflow

MONTREAL, July 20, 2017 — After a decade-long partnership with Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, TV Cultura again chose Grass Valley solutions for its upgraded production studios. Over the years, the companies have worked together to equip TV Cultura's cutting-edge facilities to support a diverse range of content and to maintain the high-quality Brazilian viewers have come to know and expect from TV Cultura programming. Most recently, Grass Valley provided two K2 Summit 3G Production Clients, ...

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Jul 19 2017
Faber/NEP Upgrades Fly-Away Kits With Integrated Solution From Grass Valley

MONTREAL, July 19, 2017 — Faber Audiovisuals, a prominent player in LED displays and audio-visual productions, required the latest equipment for their new fly away kits. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, worked with Faber to provide a fully integrated solution featuring the cutting-edge technology for which Grass Valley is known. The fly-away kits are now equipped with an LDX 86 WorldCam camera, GV Korona K-Frame V-series 2M/E production switcher and Densité 3+ FR4 Frame, along with all...

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Jul 13 2017
Grass Valley Delivers Flexible Infrastructure and Over 100 LDX Cameras for Antenna Hungária

MONTREAL, July 13, 2017 — Antenna Hungária, the Hungarian terrestrial broadcasting, telecommunications and live production services provider, working with systems integrator Rexfilm Broadcast and Communications Systems LTD., purchased multiple cameras including native HD/4K cameras with HDR capabilities, compact cameras for tight angles and small spaces, routers and controllers, signal processing and multiviewers from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand.

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Jul 12 2017
Grass Valley Introduces New Team in the CALA Region

MONTREAL, July 12, 2017 — Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, welcomes Nahuel Villegas, Fernando David, Fernando Manfrini, and Manuel Martinez to the Caribbean And Latin America (CALA) region team. David, sales director, Brazil; Manfrini, sales director, Mexico and Caribbean And Central America (CACA); and Martinez, sales director, Rest of South America (ROSA) will work under the leadership of Villegas, vice president, CALA, to run the Grass Valley business in that region.

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Jul 10 2017
Grass Valley Races Ahead with EUROMEDIA

MONTREAL, July 10, 2017 — The rise in interest for 4K UHD coverage has prompted EUROMEDIA, a leading technical services provider, to make the move to 4K UHD in both its A21 and B40 OB trucks, by expanding the capabilities of its Kayenne K-Frame Video Production Center switcher from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand.

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Jun 14 2017
Grass Valley Upgrades St. Louis Blues' Video Control Room

MONTREAL, June 14, 2017 — With a hockey season that lasts more than half the year, in addition to ongoing concerts, performances and much more, the facility managers of the St. Louis Blues home Scottrade Center had limited time to replace the outdated broadcast equipment in the arena's video control room with more integrated, future-ready solutions. Knowing they needed an efficient provider, St. Louis Blues selected Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, to upgrade the video equipment in their home...

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Jun 07 2017
Jordan Media City Upgrades Two Studios with Glass-to-Glass Solutions from Grass Valley

MONTREAL, June 7, 2017 — After signing a multi-year contract with a local channel, Jordan Media City (JMC) knew their studios needed some equipment upgrades before the new tenant moved in. With this mission in mind, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, worked with JMC to provide a fully integrated solution featuring the cutting-edge technology for which Grass Valley is known. The two studios are now equipped with LDX 80 Series cameras, 2 M/E and 3 M/E Karrera K-Frame switchers, an NVISION 8144 ro...

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May 24 2017
Times Network Selects Grass Valley Solutions to Enhance MAM and Playout for Its Operations

MONTREAL, May 24, 2017 — Times Network, a leading entertainment and news network in India owned and operated by Bennett, Coleman and Co. Ltd., has selected GV STRATUS with K2 Summit 3G Transmission Clients connected to a K2 SAN Storage System for video production and content management in entertainment and movie channel applications, as well as the iTX Integrated Playout Platform, iControl Customized End-to-End Facility Monitoring, Kaleido-X multiviewers, Kaleido-MX multiviewers, and Densi...

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May 16 2017
Grass Valley Showcases New Products and Technologies at BroadcastAsia2017

MONTREAL, May 16, 2017 — Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, is set to highlight several new and improved solutions across the content creation and delivery process at BroadcastAsia2017, taking place May 23-25th at Suntec Singapore. Products on display at the show include: the K-Frame V-series, Grass Valley's newest, no compromise, compact production switcher frame; the LDX 86 N Series camera, able to capture native HD/3G/4K images; K2 Dyno Universe for HD/4K replay; GV Node for real-time IP pro...

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May 09 2017
NEP Switzerland Takes on 4K/UHD Production with New Trucks and Facilities Featuring Integrated Grass Valley Solutions

MONTREAL, May 9, 2017 — Looking ahead to the increasing demand for higher quality content from its customers, NEP Switzerland is building two large 4K/UHD OB trucks, a 4K/UHD studio and playout facility, and a remote studio, all leveraging the latest live production and content delivery solutions from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand. NEP Switzerland, part of the global NEP Group, provides a full range of production services for customers with sports, entertainment and other live production ne...

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May 04 2017
Grass Valley Wins Two 2017 NAB Best of Show Awards

MONTREAL, May 4, 2017 — Since 2014, the NewBay Media Best of Show program has recognized outstanding new products exhibited at the NAB Show through awards given by its publications, including TV Technology. This year, Densité UHD-3901-UC modular processing cards and the XCU Universe UXF camera base stations from Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, were among those products chosen as winners.

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Apr 25 2017
BBC Turns to Grass Valley for Integrated IP Solutions in its New Welsh Headquarters

MONTREAL, April 25, 2017 — BBC Wales is a national broadcaster, providing a wide range of programs and services for audiences across Wales, as well as flagship programs for the BBC network. Like all broadcasters, the BBC is always looking to leverage the latest technology advances to improve production efficiency, so when designing its new national production center in Wales, an IP infrastructure was the obvious choice.

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Apr 24 2017
Grass Valley Highlights Seamless HDR Capture and Conversion Capability in Live Production Solutions at NAB 2017

MONTREAL, April 24, 2017 — The increasing popularity of innovative 4K/UHD has made realistic, vibrant colors the norm—and indeed the expectation—in content ranging from sitcoms to live sports. However, the quality of on-screen images depends not just on higher resolution but on the quality of each individual pixel to create high scene contrasts and adapt to challenging lighting conditions in live broadcast environments. This is where High Dynamic Range (HDR) comes in, and Grass...

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Apr 24 2017
Grass Valley Leverages the Power of Dell EMC Isilon Storage to Enhance Playout and News Production

MONTREAL, April 24, 2017 — In the broadcast industry, bandwidth is everything. Without the right storage solution, production processes can be slow and the viewing experience can be compromised. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand and leader in professional broadcast solutions, has relied on industry-leading Isilon storage solutions from Dell EMC for many of its products over the years, bringing the proven scalability and reliability of Isilon to bear in applications such as playout and news prod...

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Apr 24 2017
Grass Valley Introduces Next Gen Camera Base Station and Advanced Cradle

MONTREAL, April 24, 2017 — Broadcast professionals working in studios, mobile trucks, arenas and all types of facilities are seeking reliable, flexible solutions that will help them bridge the gap between the technologies of today and tomorrow. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, is taking the next step towards a full IP live production solution with the XCU Universe UXF camera base station and advanced UXF cradle. Together, these solutions support the AIMS roadmap and all IP video formats, incl...

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Apr 20 2017
Grass Valley Debuts Content Delivery Solution Upgrades at NAB 2017

MONTREAL, April 20, 2017 — The definition of 'TV' has expanded greatly over the past several years. While TV once exclusively meant content viewed on a television set, it now also refers to content streamed online, on-demand and through mobile devices. In the age of the on-demand consumer, broadcasters must deliver programs quickly and to the right channels so that viewers can watch what they want, when and where they want. To ease this process, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has upgraded t...

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Apr 18 2017
Grass Valley Introduces Enhanced Networking Solutions at NAB 2017

MONTREAL, April 18, 2017 — When done right, networking shouldn't regularly cross broadcasters' minds. That's not to say networking isn't a critical piece of the broadcast puzzle, quite the opposite — networking is the glue that binds the production process with a smooth flow of signals, data and commands throughout a workflow. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has cultivated strategic partnerships and developed upgrades to key solutions that comprise the Broadcast Data Center to ensure t...

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Apr 13 2017
Grass Valley Shows Powerful, Flexible Live Production Solutions at NAB 2017

MONTREAL, April 13, 2017 — With the increasing popularity of on-demand and digital streaming, there are few programs that can still attract droves of viewers in real-time. Live events, including sports, breaking news and award shows, have withstood the test of time-shifting and are imperative to broadcasters looking to attract engaged viewers. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, provides solutions for every step of live production so that broadcast professionals have the flexibility they need to...

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Apr 11 2017
Sacramento Kings Equip State-of-the-Art Golden 1 Center with 4K Solutions from Grass Valley and Belden

MONTREAL, April 11, 2017 — The new half-billion-dollar venue that is home to the NBA's Sacramento Kings opened last fall as one of the nation's most advanced facilities for sports, events and entertainment. The Golden 1 Center was designed to cater to the desires of fans and offers an immersive experience based on the latest broadcast and replay capabilities managed by a massive network infrastructure. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, was instrumental in providing the necessary camera, replay...

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Apr 06 2017
Grass Valley Introduces LDX C82 and LDX C86N Compact Series Cameras

MONTREAL, April 6, 2017 — Viewers want to feel like they're part of the action, not just spectators but a part of the game, concert or event they're watching, right on the court, track or stage. Often the most important, engaging shots require cameras to operate in places where cameramen cannot or should not go, so Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, developed the LDX C82 Series, the most feature-rich HD compact camera on the market, and the LDX C86 N Series, a fully self-contained companion to ...

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Apr 05 2017
Grass Valley Demonstrates Upgraded Solutions at NAB 2017 to Improve Breaking News Production

MONTREAL, April 5, 2017 — Broadcasters have more competition than ever before in the news category and the stakes are high to keep viewers' eyes on the screen. Breaking news becomes old news faster than ever as broadcasters strive to keep up with each other, the 24-hour news cycle and social media journalists. Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, understands that as the news environment changes, broadcast equipment must change as well to adapt to mobile studios, new media platforms including digi...

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Mar 31 2017
Grass Valley Debuts LDX 82 Series Cameras

MONTREAL, March 31, 2017 — Through long partnerships with many different types of customers, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, knows that every production facility has unique needs. That's why the LDX 82 Series includes four upgradable camera models, offering varying levels of operational flexibility to match every production need. As the definitive HD camera covering all HD standards, each model of the LDX 82 offers the best sensitivity in all HD formats, including 1080p, a wide color gamut a...

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Mar 30 2017
Grass Valley Introduces the New K-Frame V-series Production Switcher

MONTREAL, March 30, 2017 — No matter the size, location or format of a broadcast operation, switchers play an integral, technical role in creating a compelling viewer experience. To address space limitations and reduce the complexities of today's technical directors' production workloads, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, developed the K-Frame V-series as an addition to the K-Frame family of production switchers. At only 3RU, this new frame is an ideal complement to the GV Korona switcher pane...

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Mar 14 2017
Fletcher Sports Adds New Cameras and Replay Systems from Grass Valley to Boost Rental Fleet

MONTREAL, March 14, 2017 — Viewers tune in to live sporting events for the excitement and the ability to watch slow-motion replays of the game-changing action. Capturing those plays typically requires specialized cameras, and that is exactly what Fletcher Sports in Chicago offers with its arsenal of rental equipment provided for coverage of professional and college sports, entertainment and events. To up its game, Fletcher just added a large number of new LDX C86 Cameras and K2 Dyno Replay...

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Mar 08 2017
Grass Valley Offers Convenient Purchase and Support Options for Cisco IP Switches

MONTREAL, March 8, 2017 — The partnership between Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, and Cisco continues with a new bundled product offering featuring Cisco Switches, now available directly through Grass Valley. As part of an integrated commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) IP approach, the Cisco Nexus® 9200 and 9300 kits provide the COTS IP network infrastructure, licenses and support required for all of Grass Valley's IP-enabled products; so not only do these solutions accelerate and ease insta...

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Feb 28 2017
News 12 Upgrades Grass Valley Ignite Solution to Maintain Leadership in Newsroom Automation

MONTREAL, February 28, 2017 — Providing 24-hour news coverage to cable viewers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, News 12 operates seven distinct local channels as well as an interactive network of websites and mobile applications. The demands for productivity in a 24-hour news environment are intense, so the group leverages automation solutions to maximize its operation and improve efficiency. Launched more than 30 years ago, News 12 has been using automation solutions from Grass Va...

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Feb 22 2017
Grass Valley Unveils Mync, a New Personal Content Management Tool

MONTREAL, February 22, 2017 — When Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, introduced EDIUS version 8 in 2015, the program was bundled with GV Browser, an application that acts as a universal media player and organizer. As of March 1, customers looking for solutions to prepare content for editing will be able to purchase this personal content management tool separately from EDIUS under the brand name Mync. Mync is available in two, scalable package types depending on content developers' needs.

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Feb 13 2017
Grass Valley Expands Leadership Team in Asia Pacific Region

MONTREAL, February 13, 2017 — Following a very successful year in its Asia Pacific (APAC) region, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has named Somu Patil as vice president of sales for Asia and Ward Hansford as vice president of sales for Oceania. With this announcement, the company is separating APAC operations into two distinct regions to further improve the customer and partner experience and strengthen its presence at the local level.

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Feb 13 2017
Grass Valley Highlights New Products in the 2017 Hollywood Professional Association Tech Retreat Innovation Zone

MONTREAL, February 13, 2017 — Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, will showcase two of its unique, industry-proven solutions at the annual Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) Tech Retreat, taking place February 20-24 th at the Hyatt Regency in Indian Wells, California. Grass Valley's LDX 86 N native UHD/4K camera and GV Node with IPG-3901 SDI/IP Gateway including TR-03 functionality will both be on display in the conference's Innovation Zone, an area where companies demonstrate revolutionar...

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Feb 09 2017
Grass Valley Launches 'Tech Corner,' an Informational Blog to Share Broadcast and Production Industry Knowledge and Insight

MONTREAL, February 9, 2017 — Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, has launched a new blog section of its website to provide helpful, relevant content on the topics and challenges that broadcasters, production professionals and content creators face every day. As it grows, the Tech Corner blog will feature business tips, how-to articles, playbooks and other industry information that customers will find useful as they work to achieve their business goals and deliver great content for their viewers.

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Feb 02 2017
Grass Valley Captures Technical Achievement Award from Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for Viper FilmStream Camera

MONTREAL, February 2, 2017 — First introduced by Grass Valley in 2002, the Viper FilmStream Camera represents a significant milestone in the industry as the first production model digital cinematography camera that most closely emulated a traditional film workflow, providing the highest quality digital images at the time. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is recognizing the lasting impact of the Viper FilmStream Camera with a Scientific and Technical Award at a ceremony in Be...

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