Press Releases

Jonathan Baker Joins PlayBox Technology as Project Sales Manager

Thursday, July 11, 2013

PlayBox Technology announces a new addition to its UK-based team with the appointment of Jonathan Baker as Project Sales Manager. He joins the company from ATG Broadcast where he was active in project and product sales.

Antenna Expands With PlayBox Technology

Monday, July 1, 2013

PlayBox Technology has successfully completed an extensive turnkey project to provide Antenna Ltd, one of the main television networks in Cyprus, with a complete, all new MCR. Designed, supplied, installed and commissioned by PlayBox Technology, the MCR is now on-air running three sports channels for Cytavision, the TV platform of CYTA. The project, that also included customer training, was completed in conjunction with partner Vavel Netmedia and installed at the Antenna Ltd’s facilities in Nicosia.

Alan Bunting Joins PlayBox Technology

Monday, July 1, 2013

PlayBox Technology is boosting its UK sales team with the recruitment of Alan Bunting as Business Development Manager (Channels). He joins the company from Ross Video where he was Regional Sales Manager for Western Europe.

CTN Installs PlayBox Technology

Thursday, May 30, 2013

PlayBox Technology has supplied and installed new playout systems for three Christian Television Network stations in the USA. This was delivered as a turnkey project that also included on-site training.

CCTV Chooses PlayBox Technology Playout and Graphics

Thursday, May 23, 2013

PlayBox Technology has supplied and installed playout facilities for all three of Cambridge Community Television’s channels. These are currently running at SD but can be switched to HD when the channels migrate to the format later this year. The equipment includes three sets of playout and graphics servers together with a two-channel ingest system and a preparation server.

New Playout for Eurochannel

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

PlayBox Technology has supplied and installed a new playout system for Eurochannel television, an existing customer. The new installation provides a protected remote playout system for the Eurochannel USA and Eurochannel Latin America channels.

PlayBox Technology NAB 2013 - Press Preview

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

PlayBox Technology, the world’s leading Channel-in-a-Box manufacturer, is presenting its full range of products and services at NAB 2013. The introduction of ScheduleBox expands the company’s established range of products and modular options to meet the increasingly diverse applications for today’s playout channel needs.

PlayBox Technology Success At BVE

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

PlayBox Technology reports a very successful BVE with a record number of visitors. The stand attracted interest from a wide range of broadcasters including all the major companies from the UK and many from abroad.

The Amazing Shrinking MCR

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

It was not so long ago that a broadcaster’s Master Control Room comprised rows and rows of tall racks, packed with costly professional high-tech heat generating equipment that needed equal power to cool. This was in the heyday of dedicated hardware with each box doing its own thing: VTRs, Mixers, Still Stores, CG, Logo Generators, DSK, DA’s and many more. These were connected via the video router and orchestrated by, perhaps the only bit of IT equipment, the automation system.

Beyond The Box: PlayBox Technology at BVE 2013

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

PlayBox Technology, the world’s leading channel-in-a-box manufacturer, is presenting its new expanded product range at BVE 2013 that includes the launch of its latest module, ScheduleBox, presented alongside the latest versions of its established products. The Broadcast Systems Group is also on the stand to discuss wider requirements, from project concept to completion.