Country for PR: China
Contributor: PR Newswire Asia (China)
Wednesday, July 28 2021 - 10:00
TVU Networks Hits the Ground Running to Support Broadcasters in Tokyo
SHANGHAI, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

- TVU Provides 24/7 On-Site Technical Support, Free TVU Anywhere Access, Live 
Beauty Shots of Tokyo, Studio Space and System Rentals

TVU Networks( ), the market and technology leader 
in cloud and IP-based live video solutions, announced its extensive support of 
new and existing customers on site at the Summer Games, even before the event's 
official start. From last-minute mobile transmitters, to live pool feeds, to 
free use of TVU Anywhere for athlete interviews, to on-site studio and camera 
crew hire, TVU Networks has broadcasters' backs during this particularly 
challenging time. 

The challenges faced are many: no fans in attendance, some star athletes unable 
to attend due to COVID test results or travel restrictions, athletes confined 
to a "bubble" in Tokyo, and some athletes already confined testing positive. 
The chaos surrounding the event in Tokyo is great, but when it comes to 
providing great live coverage, producers have one less thing to worry about.

Among the services TVU is offering is an 24/7 on-site technical support team to 
assist all existing and new TVU customers. For no charge, broadcasters can 
access the TVU Anywhere app, which allows full HD live transmission of video 
from iOS or Android smartphones for mobile journalism, including athlete 
interviews and special interest stories. TVU is also offering rights-cleared 
access to live external video feeds of locations across Tokyo to bring the host 
city closer to viewers until the end of the Summer Games. The feeds are ideal 
for bumper shots and lead intros and are available through TVU MediaSource, a 
cloud-based market for real-time access to video content. TVU has an extensive 
inventory of TVU One( 
) mobile transmitters for rent in Tokyo, as well as the TVU Remote Production 
) (RPS) for multi-camera REMI production. Plus, professional ENG camera crews 
are available to cover the event. Other cloud-based rental options include TVU 
) for live multi-camera video production in the cloud with no latency, as well 
as TVU Grid for scalable point-to-multipoint live video distribution and the 
TVU Partyline( 
) broadcast-quality live production collaboration platform. TVU also has studio 
space in downtown Tokyo available for rent.

Even before the start of the games, TVU has been on-site, helping more than 100 
broadcasters looking to elevate the quality of their remote production 
coverage, including: ESPN, beIN Sports, Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS), 
Shanghai Media Group (SMG), Joongang Tongyang Broadcasting Company (JTBC) in 
South Korea, China Global Television Networks (CGTN) and 7NEWS Australia, etc.

"We've been extremely busy in the run up to the Summer Games, supplying our 
cloud and IP-based live video solutions to broadcasters from around the globe 
as well as supplying a host of support services," said Kap Shin, global 
services, TVU Networks. "If you are in Tokyo, TVU's got you covered with 
technical support, equipment, crew, and studio rentals. We can simplify and 
improve your video transmissions with rock-solid connections and sub-second 
latency. With nearly a decade of experience supporting the Summer and Winter 
Games, we have the expertise and commitment necessary to help our customers 
deliver the best live coverage to their viewers."

Broadcasters and other content creators can request live feeds, equipment 
rentals, and other services at  

About TVU Networks®

TVU Networks is a global organization with more than 3,000 customers using its 
IP and cloud-based workflow solutions across multiple industries including 
news, entertainment media, sports, corporate, streaming, houses of worship and 
government. Through the use of AI and automation driven technology, TVU helps 
broadcasters realize an efficient metadata and story-centric workflow through 
its TVU MediaMind platform for live video content acquisition, indexing, 
production, distribution and management. The company has been on the forefront 
of developing the tools needed to revolutionize and streamline the Media Supply 
Chain. TVU is a critical part of the operations of many major media companies 
worldwide and is a Technology and Engineering Emmy® Award winner.

SOURCE  TVU Networks

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