TECH SPOTLIGHT: CENTRALCASTING

Next Up To Enter The Cloud: Centralcasting

The ability to run master control for multiple stations is the latest operation to begin the move to an IT-based solution. Companies including Florical Systems, Harris Broadcast and Snell are developing products that put everything needed to run stations in the cloud, rather than in a local master control room.

QUARTERLY REPORT

4Q Revenue At Miranda Technologies Fall 10%

Miranda Technologies Acquires Softel

Miranda sees Softel’s complementary captioning and subtitling solutions bolstering its line of playout offerings.

Miranda Board To OK Belden Takeover Offer

Miranda Technologies has agreed to approve Belden’s offer to purchase all outstanding common shares of Miranda by way of a takeover bid at a price of $17 per share in cash.

Belden Buying Miranda for $332 MIllion

Belden Inc. announced today that it has agreed to acquire Miranda Technologies Inc., a Montreal-based maker of broadcast equipment,for approximately $332 million in cash.

Miranda Expands Its US Sales Team

Miranda Technologies Inc. today announced the appointments of four new account managers in the United States. Kyle Cowan joins Miranda’s western account management team as broadcast account manager, based in Los Angeles. Prior to his appointment, Cowan was a sales executive for Avid where he was responsible for all West Coast accounts. Rob Kakareka joins […]

Miranda Looking For ‘Strategic Partners’

Miranda Technologies says it has decided to “hold discussions with potential strategic partners as part of the company’s review of ways in which to continue to enhance value and to build on the positive momentum that it has generated over the past two years.”

Activist Shareholder Drama Continues At Miranda

Battle For Control Of Miranda Technologies

Dissident shareholders have demanded that Montreal-based Miranda Technologies hold a special shareholder meeting for the purpose of replacing a majority of the board of directors. But the board, after consulting its legal counsel, has refused the request.

ITV To Streamline Distribution Chain With Miranda

ITV, the U.K.’s largest commercial television network, will streamline its distribution chain using channel-in-a-box content delivery based on Miranda Technologies’ iTX solution.  ITV’s move to an IT-based system will begin with its new Red Button interactive video services, which are due to launch later this year. The new system will offer much greater playout flexibility, […]

IBC 2011: Miranda Products Preview

2011 IBC Show Preview Miranda Technologies Stand 8.D41   Miranda Technologies will launch its standalone Kaleido-XQUAD quad-split, multi-viewer for truck and studio monitoring at IBC. The quad-split operates with the same software as the larger Kaleido family multi-viewers and, because of Miranda’s cluster feature, unlike other basic quad split processors, the Kaleido-XQUAD can be logically linked […]

QUARTERLY REPORT

Miranda Reports 35% 2Q Rev Growth, Strong Profit

Miranda Reorders In OmniBus integration

Among the OmniBus personnel given new positions in the merged tech firm are Ian Fletcher, Mike Oldham, Greg Hoskin and John Wadle.