Aveco Delivers Production Automation, MAM, Playout

The Sports Video Group is pleased to welcome Aveco as a premier sponsor. With 20 years of providing high-end production automation, media-asset management, and master-control playout to the world’s top broadcasters, Aveco has achieved a reputation for consistent innovation and uncompromising 24/7 on-air performance.

“We’re honored to support SVG,” says SVP, Global Sales, Jim O’Brien. “There’s no organization in the world so active in production-technology education. We have some great capabilities to share and, as always, look forward to learning more from the industry’s leaders who so generously give their time.”

Recent innovations include REDWOOD Studio, the first news and sports production studio in a box. It features an eight-input HD/SD-SDI production switcher, eight channels of DVE, four channels of HD-video playback, four channels of audio playback, an audio mixer, an advanced graphics system with external data feeds, a range of control consoles, and optional interfaces with ENPS, iNews, and other newsroom systems. REDWOOD Studio is part of Aveco’s high-end production-automation platform.

With U.S. offices in Hackensack, NJ; Portland, OR; and Longmont, CO, Aveco serves 275 of the world’s most advanced broadcast facilities and is well-suited for a variety of sports and news operations. It enabled production automation with the Astra Studio 2 platform controlling high-end production switchers (Sony, Snell, GV, etc.), a wide range of camera robotics systems (Vinten Radamac, Cambotics, Sony, etc.), most major graphics platforms (Vizrt, Chyron, Vertigo, etc.), all major video servers, and a vast array of ancillary gear.

Aveco has one of the industry’s largest library of device drivers and offers both high-end production automation and high-end master-control automation.