Amsterdam, September 08, 2012 (IBC2012) — Grass Valley® the premier video technology solutions company, has won a CSI (Cable & Satellite International) Award for its 3G Transmission system. The panel of judges, which consists of industry experts and thought leaders, chose 3G Transmission as the best workflow/asset management/automation solution.
Presented at a ceremony at IBC, the CSI Awards are some of the most comprehensive and competitive technology awards, honoring excellence for technical and product marketing in the cable, satellite, terrestrial broadcasting, IPTV, online/internet video and mobile TV sectors.
The Grass Valley 3G Transmission system is a unique and innovative solution that gives outside broadcasters the freedom to use fiber or triax, or a mixture of the two, This offers OB companies much more flexibility and productivity from their vehicles, freeing them to pitch for any job and eliminating the need for costly downtime to re-equip — a real competitive advantage.
"We are delighted to have won a prestigious CSI Award," said Alain Andreoli, President and Chief Executive Officer of Grass Valley. "These are testament to the fact that at Grass Valley, we always listen to customers to produce solutions that meet their needs. When it was introduced, Grass Valley's 3G Transmission revolutionized the camera infrastructure market, allowing production companies to utilize their existing stock of cable, whether triax or fiber."
A range of Grass Valley products are being showcased on booth 1.D11 at IBC.
For more than 50 years, the Grass Valley name has been synonymous with innovation, leadership, and performance. Our full range of solutions and services is unmatched in the industry, leveraging the economies of scale of the IT industry with our proprietary core knowledge of media processing and storage. Grass Valley customers include most of the world's leading broadcasters, teleproduction facilities, and service providers, as well as independent video professionals who rely on our products to cover the world's most high-profile live events, as well as to benefit from efficiencies in day-to-day operations. When you're watching news, sports, or entertainment programming—whether on a TV, the web, or a mobile device—you're watching Grass Valley at work in today's connected world.
For information about Grass Valley solutions and services, please visit www.grassvalley.com.