Live From Super Bowl LII ESPN Debuts Azzurro Pop Up Studio

Taking the new Golic and Wingo morning radio/TV show on the road for the first time, ESPN was challenged to come up with a way to institute a trim production while not skimping on quality. That led to the network’s first use of Azzurro Group’s Pop Up Studio product here at the Hard Rock Café


Azzurro HD, T-VIPS Transport HD-SDI Video Over IP for Marist College

Azzurro HD, a New York-based provider of broadcast-quality video transmission services, recently purchased T-VIPS’ TVG430 HD JPEG2000 Video Gateways to facilitate real-time HD-SDI video contribution over an IP network between Marist College, in Poughkeepsie, NY, and Azzurro HD in New York City. Azzurro HD was hired by Marist College to establish a high-performance video over


NFL Network Utilizes TeamCam System For Coverage of the 78th Annual Draft

NORTHVALE, N.J.—The NFL Network relied heavily on their TeamCam System for three days of live coverage for the 78th Annual NFL Draft. TeamCam carried live feeds from all 32 NFL Team Sites. Of these locations, the network strategically installed cameras in 15 “War Rooms”, offering behind-the-scenes video access as team executives made their selections. It


Azzurro, NFL Network Enhance TeamCam System for NFL Draft Needs

The NFL Network relied heavily on the TeamCam System, co-designed and custom built by Azzuro, for capturing live coverage of the 78th Annual NFL Draft. TeamCam carried live feeds from all 32 NFL team sites and the network strategically installed cameras in 15 “War Rooms,” offering behind-the-scenes video access as team executives made their selections.


NFL Network Basks in the ‘Glory’ of the Draft

This week, NFL Network has once again descended on Radio City Music Hall to cover the bubbling cauldron of activity that is the NFL Draft. Now in its eighth year at the Draft, the league-owned network’s show has never been bigger: It features new mobile-production trucks, an on-site presence for its NFL AM at SNY’s nearby studio,


MLB Network Concludes Eventful 2012 With Studio K Debut

MLB Network, two weeks shy of its fourth birthday, has tirelessly striven to enhance its on-air product since launching in 2009, a drive that has been particularly apparent these past 12 months. Earlier this year, MLB Network converted the balcony area of Studio 3 into a dedicated social-media area, produced the first all-live-audio broadcast, and aired


Azzurro Group Names Luperella as CEO

Azzurro Group LLC, a leading provider of broadcast systems integration, digital transmission, content hosting and management today announced the appointment of their current President & COO – Francis G. Luperella as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The announcement was made by fellow co-founder Louis Siracusano. Luperella succeeds Siracusano, who has led the company


N.Y. Public Broadcasters Centralize Master Control

SYRACUSE, N.Y.— Nine New York State public television stations have joined forces to contain operating costs, manage technological change, and free themselves from the pressure to conduct capital campaigns. The nine stations have joined CentralCast LLC, an organization established to provide centralized master control operations at its Joint Master Control Facility (JMCF) located within WCNY-TV/FM’s new


Broadcast Studio Opens in Arizona

A new, independent broadcast studio in Scottsdale is hoping to take advantage of advances in broadcasting and telecommunications technology. BroadcastAZ is using a high-definition broadcast system that links the studio near Cactus Road and 108th Street to global television networks via a dedicated high-speed, fiber-optic line to New York. “This is basically the window that


Azzurro TeamCam Scores for 2012 NFL Draft

On Thursday, April 26, the NFL Draft was broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. During the draft, Azzurro provided HD transmit and receive circuits between Radio City and the Azzurro Network Operations Center, located at 32 Avenue of the Americas in New York City. Madison Square Garden Network (MSG) utilized