In Broadcast - November 2017 - 41
www.inbroadcast.com | Vol: 7 - Issue 11 | November 2017
China Sports Media Implements
SL Products has sold FlashBoard, of live video, production information
its new technical information and including clocks and timers, workflow
display system, to China Sports Media details and operator instructions,
(CSM) for its headquarters in Beijing.
tallies and cue lights, and branding.
The new system, formally launched
The displays are driven in real-time
at IBC2017, creates multiple bespoke from a central hub. Design of each
displays of workflow and production display is by a simple drag and drop
interface using TSL's virtual panel
CSM is the leading sports broadcaster design software. The ease of design
in China, and holds the rights to China's means that each location can have its
top-flight football as well as many own layout of relevant information,
other Chinese and Asian events. With tailored to the size of the screen on
a huge amount of coverage to manage, which it will be seen.
keeping track of what was happening
"We found that it was hard to keep
in each studio became a
challenge for staff and visitors
alike as they moved around
the production hub.
The solution was found in
FlashBoard, which allows CSM
to design tailored displays
that are located outside each
studio, in the control rooms
and in other areas. Each
display can include a free mix Displays may be tailored as desired
FlashBoard displays integrate with TSL's TallyMan
track of what each studio was doing
without referring to paper," said Zhu
Jianping, Technical Director at China
Sports Media. "We spoke to a
lot of broadcasters who were
very supportive of TSL Products
and their control and display
systems. We were introduced
to FlashBoard which was
exactly what we were looking
for. As well as providing all
the information we need to
be more effective, it is also an
opportunity for us to reinforce
our brand identity."
In the first phase of installation, CSM
will install two control base stations to
provide redundant control of 28 display
systems, some of which will be outside
the building. The installation took place
in October 2017.
Capable of integrating with TSL
Products' TallyMan broadcast control
or third-party systems, the global
launch of FlashBoard was well received
at IBC2017 and showcased alongside
TallyMan and a range of TSL Products'
audio and power control solutions.