Advanced Television


5G satellite connectivity pilot

LEO satellite broadband company OneWeb has teamed up with the 5G Innovation Centre at the University of Surrey (5GIC) and CGI, one of the largest IT and business services firms in the world, to test the integration of satellite communications and mobile 5G networks. In a post-COVID world, the demand for better connectivity, as well […]

September 8, 2022By Colin Mann

The Pandavas to premiere on POGO

Seasons 1 and 2 of The Pandavas – a new Indian co-production – premieres on April 23 exclusively on POGO, with new episodes every weekend. Inspired by local legends and mythological tales, the childhood of the Pandava brothers is retold and brought to life with their adventures and heroic battles. The action-packed series (13 half-hours […]

April 21, 2022

Autentic partners with Canada’s Go Button Media for four factual series

Factual production house and distributor Autentic is expanding its long-term partnership with Go Button Media, commissioning four new factual series from the Canadian-based prodco. By increasing its commissioning activities, Autentic feeds the growing demand for its channel business and distribution activities. All series are designed for an international audience, starting production in 2022. With the […]

March 9, 2022

Isotropic Systems brings superfast broadband to trains

Isotropic Systems, a developer of transformational broadband terminal technologies, has joined the consortium led by CGI, which has been selected by the UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, the UK Space Agency, and the European Space Agency (ESA), to develop a demonstration of a hybrid satellite communications and terrestrial network for use on […]

November 17, 2021

CGI appoints Rückel to OpenMedia senior team

CGI, the newsroom system provider in Europe, has announced the appointment of Johann Rückel to the role of Director of Business Development, in which he will be responsible for furthering the growth of OpenMedia’s market position within the Newsroom Solutions space. His role will also focus on developing and strengthening new client relationships internationally and […]

October 14, 2021

Avid expands MediaCentral integration

Avid has announced the integration of its MediaCentral content platform with CGI’s OpenMedia, a complete solution for journalistic workflows. With integration now available for the newsroom computer systems (NRCS) – also including AP ENPS and Octopus – MediaCentral empowers more production teams around the world to enhance their news content creation workflows. “Avid’s innovation strategy […]

August 20, 2021