GlobeCast Delivers a Power Serve for NBC Sports from the French Open

GlobeCast is currently on site at the French Tennis Open in
Paris, providing NBC
Sports with live transmission of its HD coverage of this world- renowned
tournament. This edition of the Roland Garros is the first time that NBC
Sports has delivered this prestigious event in High Definition.
GlobeCast, a content management and delivery company, has
dedicated an HD SNG truck to NBC Sports to deliver live HD feeds for the
weekend matches. GlobeCast’s end to end solution includes SNG services,
international satellite capacity, downlink and handoff to NBC in
New York.
The Roland Garros stadium, created in 1928 to host the Davis
Cup final between the United States and
France, celebrates its 80 birthday this year. A total of 32 matches are played during the tournament, and
millions of viewers around the globe are expected to tune in.