Advanced Television


SAPEC/Cisco/RTVE ‘world first’ 8K broadcasts

Madrid-based SAPEC, together with Cisco and Spain’s public broadcaster (RTVE, Corporación Radiotelevisión Española), say they will make history by broadcasting 8K content for the first time via terrestrial television in DVB-T2 DTT. SAPEC says it is leading the creation of the encoder that will allow the RTVE-UPM Cátedra to broadcast live 8K content via DVB-T2, […]

March 22, 2023By Chris Forrester

Chapman joins Technetix board

Technetix, the broadband technology provider, has announced that John Chapman has joined its Strategic Advisory Board. Chapman is currently CTO Broadband and Fellow at Cisco. He is a senior executive with decades of experience of leadership, strategy, innovation and execution. Chapman co-founded the cable business unit at Cisco as an internal startup. Chapman commented: “I […]

February 6, 2023

JPIX partners with Cisco and Qwilt

Cisco and Qwilt have announced a new partnership with Japan Internet Exchange (JPIX), one of the largest internet exchanges in Japan, to improve the quality and delivery capacity of live streaming, video-on-demand, and media applications across Japan using Qwilt’s open caching technology. JPIX provides an environment for interconnection between Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and content […]

December 7, 2022

Vodafone Turkey commercial deal with Cisco, Qwilt

Vodafone Turkey has signed a commercial agreement with Cisco and Qwilt to enhance the quality and delivery capacity of its live streaming, VoD and media applications to approximately 25 million subscribers in Turkey. Vodafone Turkey is the leading digital service provider in Turkey with a presence in 81 provinces. This new strategic relationship is the […]

October 12, 2022

BT, Cisco partner for e-waste recycling

BT has announced a new programme aimed at reducing business customers’ e-waste by recycling end-of-life equipment and helping them achieve their targets for a circular economy. It is the latest step in BT Group’s Manifesto pledge to move to circular products, networks and operations by 2030, and then extend this across its supply chain by […]

October 5, 2022

Report: Cybersecurity market thriving

While Western markets were already notably mature when it comes to traditional cybersecurity solutions (with products such as antivirus, web protection, parental control), the last five years have seen a huge diversification in terms of services, according to a report from Dataxis. More specific endpoint and cloud solutions focusing on personal data control such as […]

July 19, 2022

Qwilt launches Website Delivery Service

Qwilt has launched a new service for website content delivery, enabling publishers to provide a better quality of experience to their online audiences. Qwilt’s Site Delivery Service is API-driven, leveraging Qwilt’s unique open caching technology and global network of service provider partners to bring to life high-quality digital experiences for end-users around the world. This […]

May 11, 2022

Ex-Saatchi CEO debuts tv/video production platform

Master the Monster (MTM) has officially debuted in the US with its global production marketplace and end to end video creation platform. Helmed by Elie Ohayon, former CEO of both Saatchi & Saatchi France and McCann Paris, the platform is expanding its footprint to help US brands deliver audiovisual content to their audiences while saving […]

March 8, 2022

Padrines named Nemetschek SE CEO

The Supervisory Board of Nemetschek SE has unanimously appointed Yves Padrines as Chief Executive Officer. In addition to leading the overall Nemetschek Group, he will be responsible for the fast-growing Media & Entertainment (M&E) and Nemetschek Venture Investments business units while overseeing merger and acquisition activities. Prior to joining Nemetschek as CEO, Padrines was most […]

March 2, 2022

Silver Spoon hires Cardetti

Silver Spoon continues to augment its real-time animation and virtual production capabilities with the hiring of new Head of Production, Angela Cardetti. The recent enlistment follows the studio’s expansion of operations to Los Angeles in addition to their New York base. Silver Spoon continues to lead the virtual production industry, supporting broadcast projects like the […]

February 28, 2022