Butler University’s Historic Fieldhouse Gets Video Board and Instant Replay

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Indianapolis, IN: In 2014, Butler University undertook a $36 million renovation of historic Hinkle Fieldhouse; as part of the upgrades to the facility, John Servizzi and WebStream Sports worked with Butler on the addition of a mid-court video board and supporting live production suite.  NewTek 3Play, the complete integrated sports production suite including professional instant … Read more…

Vans Uses TriCaster To Immerse Fans In It’s Largest Skateboarding Competition

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“TriCaster and 3Play are a fundamental part of our live production workflow.  Without them, we couldn’t do the kind of productions our customers expect.” – Scott Robinson, Managing Director, 3xScreen Media All the young dudes were out in force one sunny August weekend, when the Vans Downtown Showdown skateboard event rolled into Paris. With €50,000 … Read more…

TriCaster Levels The Playing Field For YouTube Sports Producers

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NewTek enables partners who are just starting out to have worldwide reach that they didn’t have before.” – Perry Tobin, Technical Account Manager, YouTube YouTube Sports sets its sights on live streaming sports, every sort of sport imaginable. Every minute, 100 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube; more than one billion unique users visit … Read more…

Sports Producers Keep Fans Tuned-In With Live Streaming and Social Media

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  “The best way to reach a worldwide audience is through streaming, and being able to provide that is HUGE for us.” – Sean Christensen, Director of Media, Basketball Travelers, Inc. When the University of Maryland captured the Paradise Jam Championship in November 2013, tournament organizer Basketball Travelers Inc. posted a screen grab on Twitter … Read more…

TD Garden Delivers More Action for Fans, Speeds Workflow, Saves Money

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“Now you’re able to add professional-quality, slow motion replay at a fraction of the cost of what it used to be.” – John Mitchell, Director of Audio Visual at TD Garden. TD Garden credits NewTek solutions for fan-focused experience With on-ice action as compelling as it’s been, the hurdle for TD Garden’s audio-video department is … Read more…

WebStream Productions finds business success living by the “90/20 Rule.”

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By B. A. Philips Many are familiar with the 80/20 Rule; it’s been applied to everything from wealth to work. It’s not uncommon to hear things like: “80 percent of the wealth is in the hands of 20 percent of the people;” or “80 percent of sales come from 20 percent of the customers;” or … Read more…

Derby County Football Club: Playing to Win

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In sports, it pays to play with the right equipment. That is why the Derby County Football Club decided to make a significant investment in their live production equipment, in order to produce higher quality content on match day and for on-demand subscribers. They were looking for more effective ways to engage with a broader … Read more…