Vizrt Celebrates 10 Years Of Viz University With Mission To Educate The Next Generation Of Content Creators

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, celebrates the 10-year anniversary of Viz University. During the decade, Viz University, a learning platform that offers […]

Vizrt Intros TriCaster Flex Dual Control Panel

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, has added a second TriCaster Flex control panel to its lineup – the TriCaster Flex Dual. Chris […]

Vizrt Appoints Marco Kraak Global Channel GM

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, today named Marco Kraak as its general manager, global channel. The role’s key remit is to drive growth for […]

Vizrt Completes AWS FTR Process For Viz One Bringing MAM To The Cloud

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics, live production and media asset management (MAM) solutions for content creators, has completed the AWS FTR process for Viz One. It said: “Achieving FTR […]

Viz Pilot Edge 3 Debuts Faster, More Responsive Interface With New Control Options

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, has released Viz Pilot Edge 3.0 featuring a completely new, sleek user interface. At the core of […]


Riding The Cloud At KTDO

NBCUniversal Local’s Telemundo outlet in El Paso is the latest to move to the public cloud for newscast production.

Viz Engine 5.1 Release Features Reality Connect Powered By Viz AI

Vizrt, provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, today announces the release of Viz Engine 5.1 which includes several leading-edge advances to live graphics workflows. Details […]


Video Walls, AR Arsenal Improves As Prices Fall

LED systems and visualization engines are coming ever more into the range of even small broadcasters as the underlying technology and the workflows around them continuously improve. Pictured: This video wall, made to look like a big window, shows what is going on outside, and as the water rises, the window gets a crack and floods the studio. The crack, water and the sandbags are Max Reality elements. (Source: The Weather Company)

Movistar+ And Vizrt Partner To Deliver A Better Sports Experience

Movistar+, a Spain-based sports platform, has chosen Vizrt for real-time graphics and live production solutions. As the go-to platform for comprehensive sports coverage in Spain, Movistar+ commands a 20% share […]

New Vizrt Study Finds AR Graphics, Sports Analysis And Replay Crucial For Engaging Younger Audiences

New research commissioned by Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, outlines the changing landscape of sports consumption and reveals drastically different habits for […]

Vizrt Integrates With Adobe Premiere Pro For Faster Asset Search And Simplified Production Process

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, has aligned its suite of products with Adobe Premiere Pro “to better coordinate an efficient production pipeline.” […]


For Master Control, Broadcasters Lean On Hardware And Hubs

TV stations are still putting most of their dollars into on-prem hardware for master control functions, with their cloud investments aimed at OTT and disaster recovery. Pictured: Imagine recently partnered with Vizrt to integrate its cloud playout software with Vizrt’s live production tools.

Viz Social Launches Revamped Interface And New Flowics-Backed Social Capabilities

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, today unveiled an advanced version of Viz Social. Completely cloud-native and browser-based, it features a Flowics-based interface […]

NAB Show: Vizrt Partners With ROE Visual To Deliver Real-Time XR Broadcast Experience

Vizrt, a provider of real-time graphics and live production solutions for content creators, promises an entirely new Vizrt Experience with ROE Visual for NAB 2023 (April 16-19 at the Las […]

NAB Show: Imagine Partners With Vizrt For Cloud Production & Playout

As part of its commitment to providing media companies with practical migration paths to the cloud, Imagine Communications today announces its partnership with Vizrt — integrating its Viz Vectar Plus cloud […]


Fox Is Following Its IP Playbook For The Super Bowl

For Fox’s 10th Super Bowl in Glendale, Ariz., this Sunday, the broadcaster will integrate modular “flypacks” built for the FIFA World Cup along with new augmented reality graphics. Above, State Farm Stadium and the Fox pregame set (Christian Petersen/Getty Images).


Cloud Switching Floats In Proof-Of-Concept Stage

Sinclair’s Ernie Ensign says while there are numerous long-term upshots to adopting cloud switching, the group is cautiously taking its time with multiple proofs-of-concept for at least another year. Meanwhile, at least one vendor is pursuing a dramatically different approach to cloud switching. Above, Vizrt hosted a day at a beach house to show local producers how easy live production in the cloud can be.

Vizrt Maximizes MAM Offering With New Business Unit

Vizrt, a provider of software-defined visual storytelling tools, today created an Enterprise Media Asset Management (MAM) Business Unit for customers of its flagship MAM system, Viz One. Used by many […]


Fox Flies All-IP For FIFA World Cup

Fox has created a modular 2110 system that ties into U.S. operations for its upcoming World Cup coverage. Both Fox and Telemundo, which has U.S. Spanish-language rights to the tournament, will see a series of firsts when the Cup launches in Qatar next week.

CBS News Makes Virtual A Key Piece Of Election Coverage

CBS News harnessed the power of Unreal Engine with Vizrt to create a variety of effects for its 2022 election night coverage. With the goal of creating something fresh for its coverage, CBS News opted to focus on new ways to showcase election data while connecting it to the broadcast’s unique Times Square location.

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Broadcasters Want Big Business Changes From Cloud

Tech executives from Tegna, Sinclair and CBS Owned Stations are looking to the cloud for major changes to their processes that offer new flexibility and scalability for their businesses. A single, cloud-based control room is near top of their wish list. Above (l-r): Tegna’s Kurt Rao, Sinclair’s Mike Kralec, Vizrt’s Jon Raidel and CBS Owned Stations’ Jeff Birch (Alyssa Wesley photo).

Vizrt’s Viz Now Aims To Break Through Barriers To The Cloud

Vizrt, a provider of software-defined visual storytelling tools (#SDVS), says its Viz Now tool for automating deployments of live production tools in the cloud “removes the complexity and lengthy set […]


At IBC, Returning To A New Normal

In Amsterdam this week, there was plenty of talk about broadcasters’ ongoing transition to IP and the cloud, along with the supply chain issues and labor shortages hampering it, but most people were too grateful to see old friends, colleagues and clients to complain.

BBC Northern Ireland Enhances Election Coverage With AR Graphics Driven By Vizrt And Ncam

Vizrt and Ncam recently partnered to bring enhanced coverage with AR graphics to audiences tuning into the 2022 Elections on BBC Northern Ireland. Held every five years, the elections cover the results […]


Broadcasters Inch Closer To Storycentric News Production

While it’s not yet feasible to combine rundown-based computer systems favored by newsrooms with digital teams’ storycentric content management systems, progress is being made in communication between the systems and with third-party software, bringing the two groups closer together. Above: Vizrt’s Story is a Web-based system for script creation and editing that tightly integrates with the Viz One media asset management system and Viz Pilot template-based graphics system.


Can moving production to the cloud be easy as a day at the beach?

Broadcasters know they’re headed to the cloud, but when it comes to live production, they have big questions about latency affecting workflow and viewer experience. Vizrt dispelled those notions recently when it gathered producers at a beach house in Los Angeles to try out its Live Production in the Cloud solutions. The verdict: You’re going to start seeing [this] all over the place. It just makes too much sense.” Watch the video here.


Broadcasters Tap Cloud For Content Management

Tech executives from Warner Bros. Discovery, Sinclair, Hearst, Vizrt and Vice Media Group told a TVNewsCheck webinar last week the public cloud’s appeal is growing for content sharing and archiving workflows but cautioned the entire metadata process needs more care and attention to maximize cloud storage’s advantages.

Vizrt Releases Viz Engine 5: The Possibility Engine

Vizrt, a provider of software-defined visual storytelling, real-time graphics, and augmented reality, announced the upcoming release of Viz Engine 5, what it calls “the most powerful live graphics compositor in […]


Cloud And IP Tech Dominate NAB Show Floor

With less hardware to demonstrate and a much-reduced exhibition floor footprint, the first post-pandemic NAB Show pointed the way to a future where software demos of cloud, IP and hybrid environments have become the new norm.

Premium Vizrt Graphics Available Through Grass Valley AMPP System

Vizrt and Grass Valley, two leading broadcast technology providers, today announce that Viz Trio, powered by Viz Engine, can now be added as a module in the Grass Valley AMPP system for cloud-based […]

Vizrt Hires Jon Raidel As Global Live Production In The Cloud Lead

Vizrt, a provider of software-defined visual storytelling, has named Jon Raidel the company’s new global lead for its Live Production in the Cloud offering. With a background spanning nearly two […]


The Transition To IP Blurs The Lines Between Engineering And IT

Executives from Fox Corp., CBS Television Stations, Hearst and Vizrt told a TVNewsCheck webinar last week the ongoing transition to IP networking and public cloud technology is driving staffers in both engineering and IT to learn new skills.

Viz AI-Powered Graphics Debut At Daytona 500 On Fox

Vizrt, a provider of software-defined visual storytelling and real-time and mixed graphics solutions has unveiled its newest innovation — graphics powered by Viz AI — that were premiered by Fox […]

Vizrt Invests In Sports Output With Appointment Of Sam Leadsom

Vizrt, a provider of software-defined visual storytelling solutions, has appointed Sam Leadsom to its leadership team as commercial director of global sports as the company reinvigorates its sports offerings. Leadsom […]


Inside Newsday’s Live Production Facility

The Long Island newspaper has remade itself as a multimedia news producer with a two-studio, multimillion-dollar production operation and a team of MMJs ramping up extensive video coverage. (Newsday photo)

Nordic Capital Exits Investment In Vizrt Group To A New Nordic Capital-Led Consortium

A Nordic Capital investment vehicle is exiting its investment in Vizrt Group to a new Nordic Capital-led consortium, comprising a secondary acquisition vehicle and other Nordic Capital investment vehicles. This […]


Mapping The Path For Post-Pandemic Production Changes

Executives from Fox Television Stations, Vice Media and Fox Sports distinguished temporary pandemic-driven production changes from those likelier to settle in for good in a panel at TVNewsCheck’s Television Production in a Changed World virtual conference last week.

Vizrt Intros XR Set Express, Out-Of-The-Box Virtual Graphics Solution

Vizrt, a provider of software-defined visual storytelling solutions (#SDVS) today rolled out what it calls “the world’s first fully-equipped, virtual studio-in-a-box — XR Set Express. Simplicity is key for XR […]

Vizrt Offering Studio Automation For Live And Recorded Content

Vizrt, producer of software-defined visual storytelling tools, has released Viz Mosart 5, part of Vizrt’s automation solution. The latest release offers users the option to automate recorded content, as well […]

Vizrt Enhances Sports Offering With Unified I/O With Vizrt XR Venue

Vizrt, producer of software-defined visual storytelling tools (#SDVS), today announces the release of its premiere real-time virtual enhancement solution for sports — Vizrt XR Venue. Featuring Viz Arena 5, the XR Venue solution empowers the world’s leading sports […]