ASG’s Virtual Production Control Room Includes Grass Valley AMPP

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a solutions provider for media creatives and content owners, has partnered with Grass Valley to integrate the Agile Media Processing Platform (AMPP) cloud-based software as a service into ASG’s new Virtual Production Control Room. Powered by Google Cloud, the VPCR requires no on-prem services to deliver secure, broadcast-quality live event coverage. The cost-effective, […]

Silicon Valley Video Hosts Virtual Tour Of ASG’s New Virtual Production Control Room

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a solutions provider for media creatives and content owners, today announced Sports Video Group’s Silicon Valley Video initiative will host a free virtual tour of ASG’s new Virtual Production Control Room on Thursday, Aug. 5, at 5 p.m. PT. Powered by Google Cloud, the VPCR remote production service allows real-time, broadcast-quality […]

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Grass Valley Tackles A Changing Industry

The vendor’s shift to SaaS products is a reflection of broadcasters’ changing business models, as they invest in new over-the-top services to meet consumer demand for nonlinear programming while traditional broadcast revenues decline.

Harrison Consoles Is Key Audio Partner For ASG Virtual Production Control Room

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a solutions provider for media creatives and content owners, has partnered with Harrison Consoles, an audio mixing solutions company, to provide cloud-based audio mixing capabilities for ASG’s new Virtual Production Control Room. Harrison has developed Mixbus VBM, an audio mixing platform that provides a seamless audio interface within the VPCR. Tailored […]

ASG Adds Brian Lundin As Senior Technical Project Manager

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a media technology and engineering firm, has hired Brian Lundin as senior technical project manager. Focused on large integrations, he is managing multiple teams building out a production facility that features recording and podcast studios, as well as live event and post-production spaces. Prior to joining ASG, Lundin spent more than […]

Michael Hession Joins ASG To Lead Financial Operations

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a media technology and engineering firm, said Michael Hession joined the company on Sept. 25 to manage business and financial operations. An industry veteran, Hession spent several years handling the finances for AKG Acoustics. When the company was acquired by Harman International, he was named CFO, vice president, and general manager […]

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Tom Menrath Joins ASG

Advanced Systems Group Adds Steve McCracken

Advanced Systems Group, a data, video, audio and film integration firm, today announced Steve McCracken has joined the company as a systems engineer for the Technical Services Team. Based in Southern California, he offers field service and consultation for ASG clients in the region. Prior to joining ASG, McCracken was a senior systems engineer for DigitalFilm […]

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Jack Hsu Joins Advanced Systems Group

Advanced Systems Group Adds Tim Gross

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a data, video, audio and film integration firm, has hired Tim Gross as part of its technical team. He is responsible for maintaining IT systems for a number of ASG clients. Gross has built his career on IT system administration. As a senior systems administrator at The Orphanage in San Francisco, […]

ASG Hires Olfert Kempff For Logistics Help

Advanced Systems Group, a West Coast video and film integration firm, has hired industry veteran Olfert Kempff, who will work as logistics coordinator and purchasing assistant, supporting the company and its customers through equipment purchases and inventories. Since 1996, Kempff has been an independent contractor in the San Francisco area, serving as a videographer, audio […]

Morgan Siegel Joins Advanced Systems Sales Team

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a West Coast video and film integration firm, has added Morgan Siegel to its sales team, effective July 20.  She is focused on providing software solutions for ASG clients, specifically Autodesk 3D content creation and creative finishing products. Siegel will be based at the company’s Emeryville, Calif., office.

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Options, But No Simple Path To Video Storage

With the move to file-based formats, storing and managing video that pours into TV stations is not as easy as it was in the days when it was on tape and you could label it and put it on a shelf. There is no single, cookie-cutter solution that will suffice for all stations. The needs of today’s file-based workflows, combined with the need for reliability inherent in any broadcast environment, require difficult decisions.

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