PlayBox Technology president Don Ash and the chief commercial officer Ben Gunkel were among dignitaries invited to the 70th anniversary of UNICEF in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Jakarta, Indonesia: Indonesian national television broadcaster Trans7 has expanded the broadcast playout facilities at its Jakarta headquarters with the purchase of a PlayBox Technology Production AirBox Neo. Part of the TransCorp media group, Trans7 transmits a wide range of programmes in high-definition and standard-definition via terrestrial UHF plus a streaming online channel.
PlayBox Technology AirBox Neo and CloudAir have received highlight coverage from TV Technology, a leading broadcast industry publication based in the USA. Contributor Claudia Kienzle reports in her November 25 article 'Playout: Breaking Out of the Box (Now it's Channel in the Cloud):
'As the industry moves rapidly towards pure software-based integrated channel playout systems, the term channel-in-a-box may now need to be replaced with channel-in-a-cloud.'
PlayBox Technology reports 2016 as the most successful trading year in its history with strong demand for its wide range of television channel branding and playout solutions throughout the global broadcast market.
New York City, USA: PlayBox Technology reports a very positive reaction to its Neo and CloudAir broadcast channel branding and playout solutions among delegates attending the 2016 NAB Show New York. Preliminary registered attendance indicates that the November 9-10 event at the Javits Center attracted a record-breaking 15,404 visitors, nearly 30 per cent up on the equivalent 2015 figure.
Industry-leading software vendor MainConcept enables HEVC/H.265 support and ad-insertion SCTE-35 SDK features in PlayBox Technology’s CaptureBox and AirBox Neo solutions for broadcast automation
Tirana, Albania, November 16, 2016: Tring TV, one of Albania's leading broadcasters and IPTV service providers, has upgraded its playout infrastructure to a combination of PlayBox Technology Neo servers and CloudAir online services. The integrated system provides all the resources needed to deliver 27 television channels.
Melbourne, Australia, November 3, 2016: PlayBox Technology reports high interest in its Neo and CloudAir channel branding and playout solutions among broadcasters attending the 2016 Sportscasting News and Live Production Conference & Expo in Melbourne. Held at the Etihad stadium October 26-27, the event embraced all aspects of television including studio operation, postproduction, archive management and transmission.
West Palm Beach, Florida, November 1, 2016: PlayBox Technology, a global leader in broadcast playout and channel branding solutions, announces the promotion of Van Duke from US Sales Manager to US Director of Operations. Based in Florida, he is in charge of all PlayBox Technology US sales and customer support activity.
New York City, USA, October 24, 2016: PlayBox Technology will promote the latest additions to its comprehensive range of broadcast playout and channel branding solutions on booth 848 at NAB New York, Javits Convention Center, November 9-10. PlayBox Technology representatives will include CEO Pavlin Rahnev and USA Sales Manager Van Duke.