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Northeastern University Boosts Olympic-Sports Streaming to HD With TriCaster 40

When NewTek announced the budget-friendly TriCaster 40 last month just in time for the start of the fall college sports season, Northeastern University’s Imry Halevi was one of many college video professionals salivating at the notion of streaming live, multicamera HD sports productions using a desktop production unit that costs less than $5,000 ...

Horizon League Network Makes HD Leap, Expands Broadcast Possibilities

The Horizon League Network is primed to take the next step.

Earlier this month, the league’s athletic directors unanimously approved the purchase of equipment that will bring high-definition production to all Horizon League Network telecasts...

Doing HD News Without Breaking the Bank

Like a lot of other small-market stations, Calkins Media's WAAY Huntsville, Ala., wanted to commence HD newscasts, but it didn't want to spend the big bucks for a conventional news production upgrade.

So, the ABC affiliate last year turned to NewTek, a maker of low-cost integrated multi-camera production units mostly for religious, educational, live event and other non-broadcast applications...