Archive | October, 2012

NEW: Global Content Creation Survey

31 Oct

SCRI Research is currently conducting a survey among broadcast and pro video facilities worldwide on the issues and trends in digital content creation.  The survey is being undertaken with Createasphere, a premier business development partner for technology enabled entertainment, marketing, and communications organizations and one of their portals, ProVideoCoalition.com.  The survey is open to end-user facilities in the broadcast and pro video space and respondents who qualify and complete the survey receive a free copy of the summary of results.  To respond to the survey, click here to respond. To view the survey without responding e.g. for manufacturers click here to view only.  The report will be available for purchase by manufacturers and end-users not responding to the survey. […]

Avid Confirms Continued Negative Trend with Q3 Results

31 Oct

As per the Q3 preliminary results announced earlier, Avid  today reported GAAP revenues of $127.2 million for the three-month period ended September 30, 2012, compared to $164.7 million for the same period in 2011. The GAAP net loss for the third quarter was $17.4 million, or $0.45 per share, compared to a GAAP net loss of $7.6 million, or $0.20 per share, in the third quarter of 2011.

Avid Woes Continue with Q3 Warning

23 Oct

Avid today reported certain preliminary financial results for the fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2012. Avid’s third quarter results are preliminary, subject to change, and expressed in approximate figures. Avid currently plans to hold a conference call on October 29, 2012 to provide additional detail and updated results for the third quarter and information as to current expectations for the fourth quarter.

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Win 1 of 5 Free Apple iPads!

16 Oct

Win 1 of 5 Free Apple iPads!

SCRI International Inc. (www.scri.com) is giving away five brand new Apple iPad’s. To qualify you need to work in a broadcast/film/video production/post facility and respond to an online industry survey – only one response per facility. Only 750 respondents are required so you will have a five in seven hundred & fifty chance of winning. To respond to the survey and register your chance to win, go to: http://scri.tv/scri1/scri_2012.nsf/Products?OpenForm

Free Exhibit Pass to Government Video Expo, Nov. 27-29

16 Oct

Plan now to attend Government Video Expo, the East Coast’s largest pro video and broadcast expo, November 27 – 29, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Join your peers and discover new video technology that will change the way you work in production and post. Take part in Digital Media D.C., GV Expo’s three-day conference program, and get hands-on with the latest gear in the exhibit hall featuring more than 175 suppliers and distributors. Attend free special events, keynotes and networking opportunities to motivate and challenge your creativity. Register with code SCRI for a free exhibit hall pass and $50 off the conference program. If you shoot, edit, post, store, produce or distribute video, this is a must-attend event. Learn more at www.gvexpo.com.

Disney & Cablevision ink multichannel distribution agreement

8 Oct

Cablevision and The Walt Disney Company today announced a comprehensive distribution agreement to deliver Disney’s robust lineup of top quality sports, news and entertainment content to Cablevision TV customers across television, internet, tablets and handheld devices. The new agreement enhances the multichannel business model and supports the companies’ mutual goal to deliver the best video content to customers across multiple platforms.

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Broadcast/Pro Video Quantitative Product Data Report

3 Oct

SCRI has relreased the 2012-13 Broadcast/Pro Video Marketplace Micro Quantitative Product Data Report which contains the following two sub reports:

  • a 6 page summary analysis of the quantitative data tables
  • a 30-page report containing quantitative data tables on 24 product types, in units and dollars, for all six verical end-user markets (cable, broadcast, fil/video production, post production, corporate,, institutional (government, medical, educational), as well as in total for each of the following 24 product types:

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