Inter BEE 2014 TECHNONET Provides Live Video Distribution for Inter BEE's 50th Anniversary Event "Anniversary Live Party"
Technical director and head of Solutions Department 2 Hironori Yamazaki performing operations during rehearsal
TECHNONET, creator and operator of SPORTSCODER for television broadcasts, provided live Internet video distribution for Inter BEE's 50th Anniversary Event "Part 2: 50th Anniversary Live Party" held on Thursday, November 20th.
TECHNONET's business includes the development and operation of character generators used for broadcasts, SPORTSCODER which displays scores, win-loss records, player information, etc. used by soccer, baseball, rugby, volleyball, road relay, marathon and other sports broadcasting programs, prompter systems for tablets, display systems for large-scale video screens at stadiums, and Internet video distribution, among others.
Regarding their success in video distribution, company director Yota Araki explained, "TECHNONET works in many different genres including domestic and international golf tournaments, motor sports, basketball, track and field, badminton, ice hockey, soccer, and other sports, along with internal video distribution for business and even variety shows."
Technical director and head of Solutions Department 2 Hironori Yamazaki spoke of his company's strengths in relation to the technical cooperation for live Internet video distribution by stating, "Our company provides all-in-one Internet video distribution services such as real time data display, distribution systems, even website construction that can be used by telops or on the web. We are involved in video creation using existing carriers such as YouTube Live, USTREAM, NiKONiKO LIVE, and others, as well as our own original distribution environment."
At the event, video was distributed via Ustream's "Inter BEE EXPERIENCE Live TV" channel using NewTek's "TriCaster TCXD 300", receiving HD-SDI output from a switcher at H.264/720p 2Mbps. Hironori Yamazki who worked at the event site had to say about the technical cooperation with InterBEE's 50th Anniversary Event's live Internet video distribution, "It is a great honor as a member of the broadcast industry for our company to be involved in this capacity in commemoration of InterBEE's 50th Anniversary."
Location: 4-7-17 Chuo, Nakano-ku, Tokyo 164-0011
(*This is a report on the Inter BEE 2014 exhibition, held at Makuhari Messe, November 19th - 21st, 2014.)