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ESPN Deploys Ultra-Efficient ViBox Workflow for Record Slate of Little League Baseball, Softball Games
By Jason Dachman, Chief Editor
For the first time, ABC, ESPN’s networks, and ESPN+ are carrying every Little League Baseball and Softball U.S. regional and World Series game — a record total of 345. ESPN has continued its push into automated-production by deploying production trucks with SimplyLive ViBox semi-automated-production systems to 10 sites.
NBC Sports Washington To Produce Four NFL Preseason Predictive-Gaming Telecasts
By Jason Dachman, Chief Editor

NBC Sports Washington and the Washington Redskins have inked a deal to deliver the NFL's first interactive, predictive-gaming live telecasts of the team’s four preseason games. These pilot telecasts, entitled Predict the Game, will feature free-to-play contests where fans can win $1,000 cash each quarter as well as other second chance prizes. The presentations will be exclusively available on NBC Sports Washington Plus, beginning Thursday, Aug. 8, when the Redskins open the preseason at the Cleveland Browns at 7:30 p.m.
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How BT Sport Is Preparing for the 2019-20 Premier League Season
By Philip Stevens, SVG Europe
Six years ago – on August 1, 2013 – BT Sport was launched. Three years later, the broadcaster has built a network of multiple linear and digital services with a rights portfolio including live and exclusive coverage of every UEFA Champions League match. For the coming season, Amazon has the rights to show every game from the first round of Premier League midweek fixtures in December, followed by all 10 matches on December 26 as part of a three-year deal.
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SVG Sit-Down: The Switch President/CEO Eric Cooney on the Future of At-Home Production
By SVG Contributor
In April, The Switch named media-technology stalwart Eric Cooney president/CEO. Having previously served as CEO of Tandberg Television, Internap, and Snell Advanced Media, he is looking to grow not only The Switch’s established video-transmission–services sector but also its up-and-coming production-services offering. Under Cooney, The Switch has also continued its push into the at-home-production market, announcing last week that it is expanding its The Switch At-Home service with the launch of an additional at-home–production facility in Burbank, CA.
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Sports Content Management Forum: Quantum’s Eric Bassier Prioritizes Adoption of New Storage Platforms
By Kristian Hernandez, Associate Editor
For many years now, Quantum has been one of the media industry’s leaders in storage and asset management. SVG’s Kristian Hernandez caught up with Quantum's Eric Bassier who emphasized the event’s importance and laid out the wide variety of options for digital archival and storage.
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