NEP Connect selects Net Insight
March 31, 2021
Net Insight has been selected by NEP Connect, a NEP Broadcast Services Company and a provider of global media critical connectivity services, to deliver remote production workflows for UK Broadcaster coverage. The project will launch in April.
Net Insight’s remote production workflow solution allows full production capabilities with multi-stream alignment of video and audio feeds from 30 HD cameras, alongside UHD 4K and slow-motion cameras to transport multiple streams back to the centralized production centre. NEP Connect’s Anylive® contribution network leverages Net Insight’s scalable Nimbra technology with upgradeable MAM Boards and JPEG 2000 to support 3G 1080p.
The current Cricket deployment builds on existing Media Acceleration Module investments and will support Anylive’s transition to JPEG XS and ST 2110 virtualized and all-IP workflows in the future.
“For this project Net Insight’s Nimbra media ecosystem solution enables us to extend our Anylive network’s capabilities to meet our customer’s technical specification and future roadmap,” says David Meynell, Managing Director at NEP Connect. “With customer and end-consumer expectations rising, it is important to ensure we deploy cutting-edge technology Net Insight is the right partner to help us future-proof our media network and continue to deliver exciting end-user experiences.”
“We are pleased that NEP Connect has once again selected our Nimbra technology to deliver world-class remote production workflows,” says Crister Fritzson, CEO of Net Insight. “Net Insight is defining new ways of delivering compelling video content in any format, across any IP network securely. Broadcasters, production companies, and consumers are eager to see sports returning to screens. Our media ecosystem acts as a critical success factor that delivers the agility, reliability, and ease of use that helps our customers stand out from the crowd.”
The order was won and delivered in Q1 2021.