PBS39 Implements AI-Enabled Automatic Realtime Captioning from Red Bee Media
Pennsylvania-based television station PBS39 (WLVT) has recently implemented Automatic Realtime Captioning (ARC) from global media services company Red Bee Media. The AI-driven solution combines Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) technology with Red Bee’s highly featured Subito live captioning platform.
Extreme E Teams Up With Red Bee Media
Extreme E, the new electric off-road racing series, has teamed up with Red Bee Media, which will support its broadcast package worldwide. Red Bee Media will provide satellite distribution services to major broadcasters as well as a digital distribution hub/network to transcode and live stream Extreme E’s race content. Extreme E will utilise Red Bee’s OTT platform for global live streaming.
TV5MONDEplus SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHED WITH RED BEE AND DOTSCREEN – STREAMING FREE FRENCH SPEAKING CONTENT TO 194 COUNTRIES AROUND THE WORLD
Red Bee Media and Dotscreen were instrumental in the launch of TV5MONDEplus, the new global video-on-demand platform with free French speaking series, films and documentaries in full HD quality, subtitled in 5 languages.
LA PLATEFORME TV5MONDEplus A ÉTÉ LANCÉE AVEC SUCCÈS GRÂCE À RED BEE ET DOTSCREEN POUR FOURNIR DU CONTENU FRANCOPHONE GRATUIT DANS 194 PAYS À TRAVERS LE MONDE
Red Bee Media et Dotscreen ont contribué au lancement de TV5MONDEplus, nouvelle plateforme internationale gratuite de vidéos à la demande proposant des séries, films et documentaires en langue française sous-titrée en cinq langues et en haute définition.
ShortlyFestival Launches with Red Bee's OTT Platform- Enabling Film Festivals Across the Globe to Reach International Audiences
ShortlyFestival aims to help film festivals all over the world reach new audiences and monetize their content by streaming films, interviews and other videos on-demand, during and after an event. The newly launched service is built on Red Bee Media’s managed OTT platform and will offer different pay-per-view options to access the content.
Red Bee Media Renews Metadata Relationship with Dotscreen - Enabling Content Discovery Across Global Multiscreen Solutions
Global media services provider Red Bee Media has renewed its relationship with multinational video applications developer Dotscreen. Red Bee will continue to deliver TV and movie metadata for Dotscreen’s multiscreen applications, showcasing how viewers can discover their favorite content, no matter the device they’re watching on.
SportsTribal TV Launches as the First Ad-Supported Sports Entertainment Streaming Service – Powered by Red Bee Media's OTT Platform
SportsTribal TV is a new, free ad-supported sports streaming service, offering a wide range of 24/7 sports-based entertainment channels from around the world. The new service is powered by Red Bee Media’s managed OTT platform.
Red Bee Enhances Global Distribution Platform with Points of Presence in London and Paris – Creating Direct Access to Live Content Through Channel Store Offering
Red Bee has added points of presence (POPs) for channel distribution in the UK and France, three in London and one in Paris. Broadcasters, streaming services, telcos and other content providers can now directly access a catalogue of up to 10 000 globally sourced live channels from the Red Bee “Channel Store”.
Red Bee Becomes Partner of the DPP Committed to Sustainability Program
Red Bee Media is now a partner of the DPP’s Committed to Sustainability Program and will support initiatives aimed towards increased sustainability in the global media industry. Red Bee was one of the first companies to be awarded the DPP Committed to Sustainability mark and achieved a 4 out of 5 score.
Red Bee Takes Over Playout Operations for BBC Persian and Arabic TV News Channels
Red Bee has taken over playout operations for BBC News Arabic television and BBC News Persian television. As of early April 2020, playout operations for both channels were outsourced to Red Bee’s managed services operations, which already serve significant parts of the UK public broadcaster’s global news distribution.
Red Bee Extends Longstanding Relationship with TitanTV in North America
Red Bee has extended its longstanding relationship with TitanTV, Inc., continuing the delivery of Content Discovery services with high-quality metadata and rich media for interactive electronic program guides. Through the partnership, Red Bee and TitanTV provide linear and VOD guide services for OTA, OTT, and NextGen TV (ATSC 3.0) to broadcasters and content providers.
Red Bee Withdraws From NAB Show 2020
Red Bee is regretfully announcing its withdrawal from NAB Show 2020. It has not been a decision taken lightly, but with the current spread of COVID-19, the company is taking all possible measures to ensure the health and safety of its employees, customers and partners, as well as safeguarding the integrity of its mission critical service delivery.
Red Bee Joins The Dutch Data Center Association - Adding Knowledge and Experience from the Country's no 1 Media Hub
Red Bee Media, the global media services provider, is joining the Dutch Data Center Association (DDA). The Media Gateway data center in Hilversum, owned and operated by Red Bee, is the number one media hub in the Netherlands. Here the company delivers colocation and connectivity services while providing access to all Red Bee global hubs and related media services portfolios.
Red Bee Signs MCR Contract with FOX Sports Netherlands - Delivering High-End Sports Through IP Based Global Platform
Red Bee will deliver MCR services to FOX Sports in the Netherlands. With a multiyear contract in place, FOX Sports will be providing high-end international sports content to their viewers, using Red Bee’s multi-tenant IP-based Global MCR Platform in Hilversum.
Red Bee Sluit MCR-Contract met FOX Sports Nederland Voor het Leveren van High-End Sport via IP-based Global Platform
Red Bee gaat de MCR-diensten voor FOX Sports in Nederland verzorgen. Met het tekenen van een meerjarige overeenkomst zal FOX Sports zijn kijkers voorzien van high-end internationale sportcontent via Red Bee’s multitenant IP-based global MCR-platform in Hilversum.
Red Bee Successfully Demonstrates Software-Defined Video Encoding and Statistical Multiplexing in Red Lab London
Red Bee Media has successfully demonstrated software-defined video encoding and statistical multiplexing on its private cloud infrastructure in the Red Lab facilities at Broadcast Centre, London. This video encoding service seamlessly complements other Red Bee services including Playout, Global MCR and OTT.
Red Bee Delivers Efficient Irish Sign Language Services for RTÉ and Collaborates with the Irish National Public Broadcaster to Develop Training Program with Trinity College in Dublin
Red Bee recently began providing Irish Sign Language (ISL) services for RTÉ, increasing workflow efficiency and assisting Ireland’s national public service broadcaster in the provision of signed content much closer to the original air time. Providing around 200 hours of ISL-translated material each year, Red Bee is assisting RTÉ in providing this vital access service.
Red Bee Successfully Delivered UK Exclusive Live Coverage of the 2019 Rugby World Cup to a Peak 12.8 Million Viewership on ITV
Red Bee Media delivered live broadcasts of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan for ITV. With a total of 45 live matches on ITV and ITV4, Red Bee brought over 130 hours of world class rugby to millions of viewers in the UK during the 6-week event. Saturday (November 2nd) morning’s final between England and South Africa peaked at 12.8 million viewers.
Red Bee Media Provides Live Closed Captions on IBC TV
Red Bee Media is providing live closed captions on IBC TV throughout IBC 2019 in Amsterdam, ensuring full accessibility of all content being broadcast and streamed from the show. With a plug-and-play cloud platform for remote delivery, Red Bee will deliver the captions from its English Language Hubs, directly to the screens at IBC.
Red Bee Media Builds Hybrid Media Cloud Environment with CISCO and 7FiveFive - Simplifying Content Production, Playout, Media Processing and Distribution
Red Bee Media has been working with Cisco and 7fivefive to create a sophisticated media centric hybrid cloud environment, designed to streamline media production, playout, media processing and distribution services for global broadcast customers. Red Bee is creating a next gen media environment with cutting edge-technology including the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) and cloud software.